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Governor Cooper Signs Executive Order to Get Equipment to Healthcare Workers, Schools, Local Governments

Mar 30, 2020 - 6:37 pm
Monday, March 30, 2020 Today, Governor Roy Cooper signed Executive Order No....

Governor Cooper Announces First COVID-19 Unemployment Benefits will be Paid This Week

Mar 29, 2020 - 3:22 pm
Sunday, March 29, 2020 Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced that the first p...

North Carolina State Trooper Dies in Traffic Collision

Mar 27, 2020 - 11:59 pm
Friday, March 27, 2020 The North Carolina State Highway Patrol is mourning...

MEDIA ADVISORY: COVID-19 Dial-In Media Availability on Testing and Surveillance

Mar 27, 2020 - 6:20 pm
Friday, March 27, 2020 State Epidemiologist Dr....

Caroline Riddick-Taylor Named Warden at Caledonia Correctional

Mar 27, 2020 - 3:08 pm
Friday, March 27, 2020 The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice...

Governor Cooper Announces Statewide Stay at Home Order Until April 29

Mar 27, 2020 - 2:55 pm
Friday, March 27, 2020 Governor Roy Cooper ordered the people in the state o...

Governor Cooper Announces Texting Tool to Access Food for Children

Mar 27, 2020 - 9:28 am
Friday, March 27, 2020 Governor Roy Cooper announced today that parents who...

Cynthia Thornton Named Director of Standards and Performance for Prisons

Mar 26, 2020 - 4:41 pm
Thursday, March 26, 2020 The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justi...

Loris Sutton Named Central Region Director for Prisons

Mar 26, 2020 - 4:36 pm
Thursday, March 26, 2020 The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Jus...

North Carolina Receives Federal Disaster Declaration for COVID-19

Mar 26, 2020 - 12:42 pm
Thursday, March 26, 2020 The White House granted Governor Roy Cooper’s reque...

MEDIA ADVISORY: COVID-19 Dial-In Media Availability Today

Mar 26, 2020 - 12:36 pm
Thursday, March 26, 2020 State Health Director and North Carolina Department...

People with Mild Symptoms Should Stay Home

Mar 26, 2020 - 10:41 am
Thursday, March 26, 2020 For people who think they might have COVID-19 and h...

Michael Roach Named Warden at Dan River Work Farm

Mar 26, 2020 - 8:27 am
Thursday, March 26, 2020 The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justi...

NC Medicaid Increases Support to Protect Those Most at Risk for Serious Illness from COVID-19 and to Maintain Access to Services

Mar 25, 2020 - 6:48 pm
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 The North Carolina Department of Health and Human...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Governor Cooper Holds COVID-19 Dial-In Media Availability Today

Mar 25, 2020 - 1:28 pm
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Governor Roy Cooper, North Carolina Department of...

North Carolina Reports First COVID-19 Associated Deaths

Mar 25, 2020 - 12:21 pm
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 The North Carolina Department of Health and Human...

Governor Cooper Requests Major Disaster Declaration for COVID-19

Mar 24, 2020 - 5:17 pm
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 In a letter to President Trump, Governor Roy Cooper...

Governor Cooper directs funding to schools to teach and feed students during COVID-19

Mar 24, 2020 - 5:07 pm
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Governor Cooper directed $50 million in school fundi...

More Than $1.6 Million Approved to High Point for Hurricane Florence Repairs

Mar 24, 2020 - 1:30 pm
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 The State of North Carolina and FEMA are announcing...

COVID-19 Dial-In Media Availability March 24

Mar 24, 2020 - 12:29 pm
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 State Public Health and Emergency Management Officia...