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Police Release Details of Bus Stop "Stranger Danger''

Police Release Details of Bus Stop "Stranger Danger''Triad-area police are investigating three reports of adult men asking female students at bus stops if they need rides.
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  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
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School Makeup Days Explained: Districts Restricted by Law

School Makeup Days Explained: Districts Restricted by LawGuilford County Schools explains how districts are largely restricted by the NC Calendar Law in scheduling makeup days.
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  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
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Cold Car Care: Quick Check, Preparation Time, Salt Removal

Cold Car Care: Quick Check, Preparation Time, Salt RemovalA second day of extremely cold temperatures Friday prompted viewer concerns of car trouble.
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  • 1 week ago
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Guilford Co. Animal Shelter Offering Temp. Boarding For Dogs

Guilford Co. Animal Shelter Offering Temp. Boarding For DogsThe Guilford County Animal Shelter is opening temporary housing for dogs during frigid weather from Wednesday Feb. 18 to Friday Feb. 20.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Fashion and Fundraising Rock The Runway

Fashion and Fundraising Rock The RunwayFashion and fundraising are taking over the runway in downtown Greensboro Friday night.
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Extreme Cold Safety: Proper Dress, Car Prep, House Checklist

Extreme Cold Safety: Proper Dress, Car Prep, House ChecklistWFMY News 2's Good Morning Show compiled a list of federal recommendations to help viewers safely deal with extreme cold.
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WFMY Surveys Road Conditions With School Officials

WFMY Surveys Road Conditions With School OfficialsWFMY News 2 drove around with Jeff Harris, the transportation director for Guilford County Schools, as he and eventually more than a dozen supervisors surveyed roads in the county.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Black Ice: Many Triad Drivers Stay Off Roads For Third Day

Black Ice: Many Triad Drivers Stay Off Roads For Third DayBlack ice is the primary weather threat heading into the rest of the week, as moisture from Monday's snowfall remains.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Ice, Patchy Snow Coating Western Triad Roadways

Ice, Patchy Snow Coating Western Triad RoadwaysSleet and light snowfall from Monday night's accumulation now coat the roadways of the western Triad in dangerous ice.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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One Weather-Related Fatality Reported In NC

One Weather-Related Fatality Reported In NCThe patrol said the road was covered with ice, and that neither speed nor alcohol was a factor in the accident.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Gov. McCrory: Stay Off Roads, Prepare For Potential Power Outages

Gov. McCrory: Stay Off Roads, Prepare For Potential Power Outages"This is not your typical North Carolina winter storm where the sunshine melts the snow and ice in a day or two."
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Triad Job Fair Today: 31 Employers Looking to Hire

Triad Job Fair Today: 31 Employers Looking to HireThe Triad Job Fair is today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at First Christian Church on N Main St. in Kernersville.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Winter Weather: NCDOT Crews Prepare The Triad For Snow

Winter Weather: NCDOT Crews Prepare The Triad For SnowNorth Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) crews in Division 7, including Alamance, Caswell, Guilford, Orange, and Rockingham counties are gearing up for the latest winter weather hitting the Triad.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Gov. McCrory Declares State Of Emergency For Winter Storm

Gov. McCrory Declares State Of Emergency For Winter StormMcCrory announced Monday he declared a state of emergency and the state's emergency operations center had opened at noon.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Greensboro Crews Finish Assembling Snow and Salt Truck Fleet

Greensboro Crews Finish Assembling Snow and Salt Truck FleetThe City of Greensboro is preparing its fleet of trucks to be in place before the wintry mix hits the Triad.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Guilford County Schools Closing 2 Hours Early On Monday

Guilford County Schools Closing 2 Hours Early On MondayGCS officials have issued a release saying that Guilford County Schools will close 2 hours early Monday, Feb. 16 due to inclement weather.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
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How To Protect Your House During Arctic Blast

How To Protect Your House During Arctic BlastHow to protect your home during Arctic Blast
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NCDHHS Investigates Company For Possible Medicaid Fraud

NCDHHS Investigates Company For Possible Medicaid FraudGate City Transportation in Greensboro is being investigated for possible health care fraud
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Man Killed In Plane Crash Was Former CEO Of UnitedHealthCare

Man Killed In Plane Crash Was Former CEO Of UnitedHealthCareThe crash happened around 2:30 p.m. at the location off North Church Street.
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A Dangerous, Deadly Trend: Food Allergies Increasing

A Dangerous, Deadly Trend: Food Allergies IncreasingFifteen million Americans share a common, escalating fear of a nutrient vital to life yet sometimes responsible for death – food.
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Join The Fight For Kycie Burpee Challenge

Join The Fight For Kycie Burpee ChallengeJoin The Fight For Kycie Burpee Challenge
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Dowload The WFMY News 2 App, Sign Up For Text Alerts

Dowload The WFMY News 2 App, Sign Up For Text AlertsOne click and you can Connect with WFMY News 2 with your cell phone or ipad for Text Alerts, RSS Feeds, Email Newsletters
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Parent Petition Aids Decision to Move Students At Two Middle Schools

Parent Petition Aids Decision to Move Students At Two Middle SchoolsA parent petition with more than 800 signatures aided a push to move Hanes and Lowrance Middle students to different buildings.
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Police Patrol Market Street: Goal "Isn't To Write Tickets"

Police Patrol Market Street: Goal "Isn't To Write Tickets"The Greensboro Police Department launched its traffic safety enforcement campaign on W. Market Street near Muirs Chapel Rd.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Charlotte Police: Man Wanted For Armed Robbery Could Be In Triad Area

Charlotte Police: Man Wanted For Armed Robbery Could Be In Triad AreaDetectives of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department say Thomas should be considered "armed and dangerous."
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2nd Harvest Food Bank Gets Truckload Of Donations

2nd Harvest Food Bank Gets Truckload Of Donations2nd Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC provides food assistance for 1 in 6 people living in its region; one-third are children.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Police Looking To Identify 2 Men Suspected Of Auto-Theft

Police Looking To Identify 2 Men Suspected Of Auto-TheftPolice are offering a $2000 cash reward for information leading to the arrest of two men suspected of an auto-theft that happened in December 2014.
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Mobile Mammography Unit Offering Free Screenings in Triad Area

Mobile Mammography Unit Offering Free Screenings in Triad AreaCALL: 855-655-2662 to schedule your mammogram.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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New Book Chronicles 12 Triad People Living With Diseases

New Book Chronicles 12 Triad People Living With DiseasesA Fight to Fly chronicles the lives and stories of 12 local people who thrive on a daily basis against medical odds.
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2 Being Tested For Measles In North Carolina

2 Being Tested For Measles In North CarolinaThe number of confirmed Measles cases across the U.S. continues to increase, with 16 states now reporting the illness.
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Sneak Peek: USA Gymnastics Coming Soon to Greensboro

Sneak Peek: USA Gymnastics Coming Soon to GreensboroJune 24-28 Greensboro will host the USA Gymnastics Championships, the second national gymnastics event in two years.
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Go Red And Get Moving Guinness Record Attempt

Go Red And Get Moving Guinness Record AttemptFree health event helps people understand the causes and impact of heart disease and the importance of keeping themselves healthy.
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Around The World In An Afternoon Luxury Travel Show

Around The World In An Afternoon Luxury Travel ShowKeep these tips in mind before you plan your next vacation.
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Food 2 Families: Your Donations Help Thousands In Need

Food 2 Families: Your Donations Help Thousands In NeedWFMY News 2's Food 2 Families is teaming up with Scouting for Food.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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United Way Wants To Know Why You #LoveGSO

United Way Wants To Know Why You #LoveGSOThe United Way has started a campaign for people to share why they love Greensboro on social media!
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District To Talk "Options" For Disputed Lowrance, Hanes Middle Schools

District To Talk "Options" For Disputed Lowrance, Hanes Middle SchoolsWinston-Salem Forsyth County Schools will hold a second public meeting in two weeks about air quality at two middle schools.
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DEMO: How Does Salt Work on Roads?

DEMO: How Does Salt Work on Roads?Have you ever wondered why road maintenance crews wait until right before snowfall to salt the roads? Here's why.
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Crews Brave Elements to Keep You Safe

Crews Brave Elements to Keep You SafeA landscaping crew was among the several maintenance teams out across the Triad Thursday, in an attempt to clear roads quickly and keep drivers safe.
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More Than 1,000 Outages in Alamance County

More Than 1,000 Outages in Alamance CountyEalry Thursday morning, Duke Energy reported more than 1,000 power outages -- primarily in the Church Street area.
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Road Maintenance Teams Top Off Salt, Prepare for More Snow

Road Maintenance Teams Top Off Salt, Prepare for More SnowThe City of Greensboro's maintenance operations teams topped off their trucks as they prepared for another bout of snow.
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Noon Update: Road Conditions in Forsyth County

Noon Update: Road Conditions in Forsyth CountyEMS reported multiple accidents on all major thoroughfares Tuesday morning, before DOT quickly mobilized to salt the roads after an unexpected snow accumulation.
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School Makeup Days Explained: Districts Restricted by Law

School Makeup Days Explained: Districts Restricted by LawGuilford County Schools explains how districts are largely restricted by the NC Calendar Law in scheduling makeup days.
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Police Release Details of Bus Stop "Stranger Danger''

Police Release Details of Bus Stop "Stranger Danger''Triad-area police are investigating three reports of adult men asking female students at bus stops if they need rides.
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Warmer Temps Could Lead To More Water Problems

Warmer Temps Could Lead To More Water ProblemsThe Thomasville water supply tanks were completely empty after a major leak. Believe it or not, just because the temps are getting warmer doesn't mean we're in the clear. City reps say it could get worse. WFMY News 2's Tony Smith reports.
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Congregation Finds Temporary Place To Worship After Devastating Fire Destroys Church

Congregation Finds Temporary Place To Worship After Devastating Fire Destroys ChurchChurch families from Mt. Carmel and Ruffin Methodist came together on Sunday during a difficult time after a devastating fire destroyed Mt. Carmel Church on Friday. Ruffin Methodist offered the neighboring church a place to worship.
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Renaissance Comm. Co-op Needs $600K For Grocery Store

Renaissance Comm. Co-op Needs $600K For Grocery StoreRenaissance Community Co-op Has Raised More Than $1.20 Million Out of $1.79 Million Needed For a Community Co-op. Organizers Want City To Help. WFMY News 2's Tony Smith reports.
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Cold Car Care: Quick Check, Preparation Time, Salt Removal (part 2)

Cold Car Care: Quick Check, Preparation Time, Salt Removal (part 2)Removing salt as quickly as possible is always best. Salt is particularly damaging beneath the car, where it is less visible and more difficult to be cleared by a drive-through car wash.
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Cold Car Care: Quick Check, Preparation Time, Salt Removal (part 3)

Cold Car Care: Quick Check, Preparation Time, Salt Removal (part 3)Never use windshield wipers to remove ice from a windshield, as this will cause the blades to crack. Also, do not try to turn on the blades when the windshield is completely frozen. Replace wiper fluid with a winter blend during cold temperatures
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Cold Car Care: Quick Check, Preparation Time, Salt Removal (part 1)

Cold Car Care: Quick Check, Preparation Time, Salt Removal (part 1)A quick cold weather check of your car includes looking for good tread depth, especially when driving on snow and ice. Bald tires are dangerous.
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Properly Dressing For Extreme Cold

Properly Dressing For Extreme ColdAre you wearing the proper materials and garments to protect yourself in extreme cold? Watch to find out.
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Prepare Your House for Extreme Cold

Prepare Your House for Extreme ColdHome improvements wiz Tom Garcia shows you an often- hidden feature on your heating system. This feature is critically useful in extreme cold.
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Prepare Your Car For Extreme Cold

Prepare Your Car For Extreme ColdThe CDC recommends drivers complete a quick checklist, before they drive in extremely cold temperatures (like those the Triad experienced Thursday morning).
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WFMY Surveys Road Conditions With School Officials

WFMY Surveys Road Conditions With School OfficialsWFMY News 2 drove around with Jeff Harris, the transportation director for Guilford County Schools, as he and eventually more than a dozen supervisors surveyed roads in the county.
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DOT Continues Treating Roads Ahead Of More Winter Weather

DOT Continues Treating Roads Ahead Of More Winter WeatherNC DOT is re-checking primary roads and re-salting bridges and overpasses, as needed. It then will move on to secondary roads, where much of the accumulation remains.
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YOUR THOUGHTS: Food Allergies Increasing

YOUR THOUGHTS: Food Allergies IncreasingWFMY News 2 viewers shared their thoughts and personal experiences regarding our story about the rapidly growing number of food allergies.
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Greensboro Police Begin Patrolling W Market Street

Greensboro Police Begin Patrolling W Market StreetThe Greensboro Police Department launched its traffic safety enforcement campaign on W. Market Street near Muirs Chapel Rd.
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Parent Petition Fuels Decision to Move Lowrance, Hanes Students

Parent Petition Fuels Decision to Move Lowrance, Hanes StudentsA parent petition with more than 800 signature helped fuel a school board decision to move students from Lowrance and Hanes Middle Schools due to contaminated groundwater beneath the building.
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New Book Chronicles 12 Triad People Living With Diseases

New Book Chronicles 12 Triad People Living With DiseasesA Fight to Fly chronicles the lives and stories of 12 local people who thrive on a daily basis against medical odds.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Mobile Mammography Center Stops in Triad

Mobile Mammography Center Stops in TriadSee inside the BelkGives Mobile Mammography Center, which is making stops in Winston-Salem and Greensboro this week to give free mammograms to qualifying women who make appointments.
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Mobile Mammography Center Stops in Triad (part 2)

Mobile Mammography Center Stops in Triad (part 2)See inside the BelkGives Mobile Mammography Center, which is making stops in Winston-Salem and Greensboro this week to give free mammograms to qualifying women who make appointments.
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