Day: March 16, 2020

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State of emergency declared in Statesville

Mayor Costi Kutteh has declared a state of emergency for the City of Statesville. The decision was announced during Monday night’s Statesville City Council meeting….

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Health Department: First presumptive case of coronavirus in Iredell County

From The Record & Landmark Staff Reports The Iredell County Health Department was notified on Monday afternoon of the first presumptive positive case of novel coronavirus…

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Aye laddie, ‘thanks for the wake-up call,’ locals pull together

BY Cornelius Today NEWSROOM March 16. By Dave Yochum. The majority owner of the Galway Hooker has stepped up to the plate around the coronavirus crisis….

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Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state breakdown

By Alexandria Hein, David Aaro | Fox News As of Monday afternoon, the novel coronavirus has infected more than 179,073 people across 135 countries and territories, resulting in over 7,000 deaths. In the…

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Fifth Street, FeedNC adjust to potential outbreak, but do not limit aid to those who need it most

By REA WHITE AND KAREN KISTLER rwhite1@statesville.com kkistler@mooresvilletribune.com As shoppers race to fill their pantries ahead of a potential outbreak of coronavirus in Iredell County, there…

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Coronavirus update: ‘Shutdown’ urged, hoarding discouraged, that will affect you this week

CNN As shelves emptied at grocers and sellers of other essential supplies, President Donald Trump advised Americans Sunday that “there’s no need to hoard” food…

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Cornelius hunkers down

By Dave Yochum. What a difference two weeks make. The state identified its first case of coronavirus March 3; now ​there are ​32 North Carolina residents test​ing​…

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