Your guide to the coronavirus variants, from alpha to omicron

MILWAUKEE — Nearly two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, the world looks a lot different than it used to. And so does the coronavirus itself. What You Need To Know The World Health Organization is keeping close tabs on four “variants of concern” (alpha, beta, gamma and delta), and monitoring other “variants of interest”  The delta … Read more

N.C. vaccination rates increase in minority groups

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A Black family once hesitant to get vaccinated against COVID-19 changed their mind after the virus hit close to home.  What You Need To Know The vaccination rates of minority groups are almost equal to or higher than those of white North Carolinians NCDHHS says a combination of efforts have helped increase … Read more

Latino artist gives back to his community by providing free art classes

DURHAM, N.C. — One of the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic is more people struggling with their mental health. A CDC survey from the beginning of the pandemic said Hispanic adults faced more symptoms of stress than any other racial or ethnic group. What You Need To Know Hispanics faced more symptoms of stress than … Read more