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The president was not quite right in his statistic on the Spanish-speaking population.
The U.S. Census Bureau's 2021 American Community Survey shows that about 15% of K-12 students nationwide speak Spanish at home, said Jeffrey Passel, a senior demographer and expert on race and ethnicity at the Pew Research Center.
Maria Briceño and Marta Campabadal Graus, PolitiFact reporters
Emily Cervantes Acuña is helping students that were once like her.
Interpreters play a critical role in enabling communication between Spanish-speaking families and the Durham Public Schools system. We're profiling one of those interpreters - Emily Cervantes Acuña.
Sarah Krueger, WRAL Senior Durham reporter
El evento es parte de una iniciativa estatal llamada Know Before You Go.
Because of Fredy Parra's passion for teaching students in Harnett County, we honor him as our Teacher of the Week.
In a time where everyone is physically distant, a group of Duke students have created a virtual space to help non-English speakers remain socially connected to the world.
Lora Lavigne, WRAL Durham reporter
The state Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday launched new online tools to help Spanish-speaking North Carolinians to determine if they should consider being tested for coronavirus and help individuals monitor their symptoms if they have tested positive for or been exposed to the virus.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is actively hiring and training contact tracers to place in counties across the state. In the Triangle, health departments are trying to meet the need of diverse speaking communities.
Lora Lavigne, WRAL multimedia journalist
Scott Mason, our Tar Heel Traveler, talks with an Apex man who is a longtime historian. He reflects on the Spanish Flu, how it hit 102 years ago and how it compares to the coronavirus pandemic.
Learning a second language can be a challenge, but it's a little easier when you learn that new language while you are young. That's why language immersion programs are becoming more popular in North Carolina.
Empezamos la semana con Florence como una depresión tropical con vientos máximos sostenidos de 30 millas por hora.
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement confirmed to WRAL News that the agency has detained 25 people across the Triangle this week.
Sarah Krueger, WRAL reporter, Hannah Webster, WRAL.com editor & Ana Bonell