Next update: Tuesday, June 2, unless an additional release is required. Brunswick County updates its COVID-19 case counts daily (including weekends) for residents and the media to view at https://www.brunswickcountync.gov/alert-ticker/information-on-coronavirus/ KEY POINTS As of Thursday, May 28, there are now 83 positive cases of COVID-19 among county residents (55 considered recovered, 22 isolating at 15 different…

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KEY POINTS Health Services identified two more cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) among county residents Thursday. As of Thursday, May 21, there are now 66 positive cases of COVID-19 among county residents (51 considered recovered, 11 isolating at home, 2 isolating at a hospital, 2 deaths) and 10 cases among non-residents (5 considered recovered,…

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KEY POINTS Health Services identified one more positive case Monday, May 18. There are now 59 positive cases of COVID-19 among county residents (45 considered recovered, 11 isolating at home, 1 isolating at a hospital, 2 deaths) and 10 cases among non-residents (5 considered recovered, 3 transferred monitoring to home county, 2 deaths). Governor Cooper…

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Key Points Health Services identified two additional individuals who received a positive test result for the novel coronavirus Friday As of May 15, there are 53 positive cases of COVID-19 among county residents (43 considered recovered, 7 isolating at home, 1 isolating at a hospital, 2 deaths) and 10 cases among non-residents (5 considered recovered,…

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KEY POINTS Free, anonymous mental health resources are available to residents and health care workers/first responders 24/7 Phase 1 still includes a modified version of the Governor’s Stay at Home Order. Limiting your travel helps both our county and our neighboring counties prevent the further spread of the virus. Do not plan any day trips or…

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Key Points Brunswick County identified one more positive case among a county resident Friday. The County also received additional information concerning the residency of two positive cases reported May 5; monitoring for both of these individuals is transferring to their home county and their cases are now retracted from Brunswick County’s case counts. The transition…

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Key Points Governor Roy Cooper signed Executive Order No. 138 Tuesday to modify North Carolina’s Stay At Home order and transition to Phase 1 of slowly easing certain COVID-19 restrictions effective Friday, May 8 at 5 p.m. Read the full press release here. More information and guidance for businesses about Phase 1 is available on the NCDHHS website. As of…

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Key Points As of May 1, there are 47 positive cases of COVID-19, 66 pending test results and 1,371 confirmed negative test results, totaling 1,484 tests administered so far among county residents. Of the positive cases, 34 are considered recovered cases, 11 are currently isolating at seven different homes and two are deaths associated to…

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Key Points Governor Roy Cooper and NCDHHS Secretary Mandy Cohen provided a status update on how the state is doing in testing, tracing and other trends related to COVID-19 in the past week; the state still needs to improve in the trajectory or COVID-like syndromic cases and new lab-confirmed cases, but is seeing positive indicators…

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Key Points As of April 26, there are 40 positive cases of COVID-19 among county residents. Of the positive cases, 31 are considered recovered cases, seven are currently isolating at home and two are deaths associated to COVID-19. There are eight cases involving non-residents testing positive for COVID-19 while visiting Brunswick County. Five are considered…

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