Hurricane Dorian Bulletins & Updates
To celebrate EMS Week, Dare County EMS has released two coloring pages for children and is inviting children to share their art in exchange for a token of appreciation.
05/18/2020 9:16 AM
A Tropical Storm Warning is now in effect for the Outer Banks. Residents and visitors are asked to make preparations as soon as possible.
05/17/2020 7:41 AM
As visitors return to Dare County beginning Saturday, May 16, it is important for everyone to understand that vacations and visits to the Outer Banks will be different this year as we all adapt to COVID-19.
05/15/2020 1:05 PM
Policies currently in place for Dare County align with North Carolina’s three-phased approach to lift restrictions. Many local businesses are in the process of reopening and following recommended guidance from health officials to protect public health and safety.
05/13/2020 1:30 PM
Health and Human Services Director Dr. Sheila Davies provides information on COVID-19 in Dare County and discusses trend updates on the four key metrics being tracked as part of DHHS's disease investigation and surveillance.
05/12/2020 2:40 PM
With visitors returning on Saturday, May 16, it is important for each of us to do our part and practice the Three W’s that are recommended by state and local health officials: Wear a face covering, Wash your hands, and Wait six feet apart.
05/11/2020 1:00 PM
Beginning at 5 p.m. today, Phase 1 of North Carolina’s Stay at Home Order becomes effective.
05/08/2020 1:57 PM
El Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos del Condado de Dare ha publicado la sexta actualización del video COVID-19 en español.
05/07/2020 3:27 PM
Health and Human Services Director Dr. Sheila Davies provides information on COVID-19 in Dare County and discusses recommendations from the state to help prevent the spread of the virus.
05/07/2020 1:20 PM
On Tuesday, May 5th, Governor Cooper signed Executive Order No. 138 to modify North Carolina’s Stay at Home Order and transition to Phase 1 of slowly easing certain restrictions effective on Friday, May 8 at 5:00 p.m.
05/06/2020 5:16 PM
Dare County, in coordination with Hyde and Currituck Counties, will lift restrictions on entry for visitors beginning Saturday, May 16 at 12:01 a.m.
05/06/2020 11:45 AM
Health and Human Services Director Dr. Sheila Davies provides information on COVID-19 in Dare County and explains current data trends.
05/05/2020 5:00 PM
Dare County Emergency Management issued a public safety alert this morning using the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS). These alerts will be helpful in ensuring individuals in Dare County are informed of the required measures in place to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
05/04/2020 1:02 PM
Dare County Board of Commissioners Chairman Bob Woodard addresses the Dare County community as we look forward to welcoming property owners back starting Monday, May 4.
05/01/2020 3:30 PM
As the gradual lifting of restrictions gets underway, it is important to continue to follow the Stay Home, Stay Healthy order.
05/01/2020 12:29 PM