By Outer Banks Voice on July 31, 2020
Dare County reported two new COVID-19 cases on July 31, bringing the total number of cases reported here since the outset of the pandemic to 347. The two individuals are female non-residents between the ages of 25-49. One is isolating in her home county, the other in Dare County.
The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services also provided additional details on the COVID-19-related fatality reported on July 30. The individual was someone in their late 70’s who was hospitalized on July 17 and later died at a hospital out of the area.
In addition, the county reported that 29 residents and one non-resident who had active cases have now been categorized as recovered. And one hospitalized individual has been released and moved to home isolation.
On 5/27/2010 Edge Spectrum, Inc was granted a license by the FCC to serve the public interest in BUXTON, NC as a public trustee of WHOB-LD until 12/1/2020 when it expires. WHOB-LD Channel 50 filed an FCC renewal application for our 2.5 kW station transmitting from BUXTON, NC and serving the BUXTON area on 8/3/2020. Individuals who wish to advise the FCC of facts relating to our renewal application and to whether this station has operated in the public interest should file comments and petitions with the FCC. Information about the FCC broadcast license renewal process is available from the FCC, Washington, DC 20554.