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  • Laurel Man Arrested For Deer Hunting Violations

    Laurel Man Arrested For Deer Hunting Violations

    Feb 22, 2018 11:19 AM2018-02-22 16:19:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:44 AM EST2018-02-22 16:44:30 GMT
    (Photo Credit: MGN Online)(Photo Credit: MGN Online)
    (Photo Credit: MGN Online)(Photo Credit: MGN Online)
    DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police arrested a Sussex County man for multiple deer hunting violations.More
    DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police arrested a Sussex County man for multiple deer hunting violations.More
  • Delaware Budget Plan Cuts Out Funding for Mammography Van

    Delaware Budget Plan Cuts Out Funding for Mammography Van

    Feb 22, 2018 10:55 AM2018-02-22 15:55:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:55 AM EST2018-02-22 15:55:21 GMT
    The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition's mammography screening van. (Photo: DBCC's website)The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition's mammography screening van. (Photo: DBCC's website)
    The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition's mammography screening van. (Photo: DBCC's website)The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition's mammography screening van. (Photo: DBCC's website)
    A van that has traveled around Delaware for the last decade offering low-income patients mammograms and other health screenings will be out of commission under Gov. John Carney's $4.25 billion spending plan for the coming year.More
    A van that has traveled around Delaware for the last decade offering low-income patients mammograms and other health screenings will be out of commission under Gov. John Carney's $4.25 billion spending plan for the coming year.More
  • Atlantic General Hospital Seeks Community Support to Fund Major Projects

    Atlantic General Hospital Seeks Community Support to Fund Major Projects

    Feb 22, 2018 10:34 AM2018-02-22 15:34:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:40 AM EST2018-02-22 15:40:00 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    Atlantic General Hospital is looking for community support to fund some major campus improvement projects.More
    Atlantic General Hospital is looking for community support to fund some major campus improvement projects.More
  • Trump Endorses Raising Minimum Age to 21 for More Weapons

    Trump Endorses Raising Minimum Age to 21 for More Weapons

    Feb 22, 2018 10:08 AM2018-02-22 15:08:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:08 AM EST2018-02-22 15:08:26 GMT
     President Donald Trump looks to Julia Cordover, the student body president at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., as she speaks during the listening session held Wednesday in the White House. (Photo: AP) President Donald Trump looks to Julia Cordover, the student body president at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., as she speaks during the listening session held Wednesday in the White House. (Photo: AP)
    President Donald Trump looks to Julia Cordover, the student body president at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., as she speaks during the listening session held Wednesday in the White House. (Photo: AP)President Donald Trump looks to Julia Cordover, the student body president at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., as she speaks during the listening session held Wednesday in the White House. (Photo: AP)
    President Donald Trump endorsed stricter gun-control measures Thursday, including raising the minimum age to 21 for possessing a broader range of weapons than at present.More
    President Donald Trump endorsed stricter gun-control measures Thursday, including raising the minimum age to 21 for possessing a broader range of weapons than at present. More
  • Baltimore Schools Police Union Calls for Gun Law Change

    Baltimore Schools Police Union Calls for Gun Law Change

    Feb 22, 2018 9:36 AM2018-02-22 14:36:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:36 AM EST2018-02-22 14:36:49 GMT
    (Photo: MGN)(Photo: MGN)
    (Photo: MGN)(Photo: MGN)
    The Baltimore City Schools police union president says officers should be allowed to carry their service weapons inside school buildings and has called for a change in state law allowing it.More
    The Baltimore City Schools police union president says officers should be allowed to carry their service weapons inside school buildings and has called for a change in state law allowing it.
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  • Attorney: Carney Ignoring Ruling on Court Political Balance

    Attorney: Carney Ignoring Ruling on Court Political Balance

    Feb 22, 2018 7:57 AM2018-02-22 12:57:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:57 AM EST2018-02-22 12:57:16 GMT
    Delaware Gov. John Carney (Photo: WBOC)Delaware Gov. John Carney (Photo: WBOC)
    Delaware Gov. John Carney (Photo: WBOC)Delaware Gov. John Carney (Photo: WBOC)
    Delaware's governor should be held in contempt of court for ignoring a federal judge's ruling invalidating a state mandate for political balance among judges, an attorney said in a court filing Wednesday.More
    Delaware's governor should be held in contempt of court for ignoring a federal judge's ruling invalidating a state mandate for political balance among judges, an attorney said in a court filing Wednesday.More
  • Officials Hold Meeting on Regulations for Guns in Del. Parks

    Officials hold meeting on regulations for guns in Del. Parks

    Feb 22, 2018 4:11 AM2018-02-22 09:11:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:54 AM EST2018-02-22 12:54:36 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Delaware state officials are holding a final public workshop to seek public input on proposed regulations for carrying guns in state parks and on state forest land.More
    Delaware state officials are holding a final public workshop to seek public input on proposed regulations for carrying guns in state parks and on state forest land.More
  • Community Members Prepare for National Folk Festival Coming to Salisbury

    Community Members Prepare for National Folk Festival Coming to Salisbury

    Feb 21, 2018 10:10 PM2018-02-22 03:10:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:54 AM EST2018-02-22 12:54:23 GMT
    On Wednesday night local organizers for the upcoming National Folk Festival hosted a kickoff event to encourage members of the community to participate in the entertainment event this fall.More
    On Wednesday night local organizers for the upcoming National Folk Festival hosted a kickoff event to encourage members of the community to participate in the entertainment event that will be held in early September in Salisbury, Maryland.More
  • Smyrna Police Investigating Hardee's Robbery

    Smyrna Police Investigating Robbery at Hardee's Restaurant

    Feb 21, 2018 9:15 PM2018-02-22 02:15:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:50 AM EST2018-02-22 12:50:47 GMT
    Courtesy of the Smyrna Police Department Courtesy of the Smyrna Police Department
    Courtesy of the Smyrna Police DepartmentCourtesy of the Smyrna Police Department
    Smyrna police are asking the public's help in identifying a man wanted for robbing the Hardee's restaurant on Jimmy Drive.More
    Smyrna police are asking the public's help in identifying a man wanted for robbing the Hardee's restaurant on Jimmy Drive.More
  • Harrington Police Investigating Rise in Credit Card Fraud

    Harrington Police Investigating Rise in Credit Card Fraud

    Feb 21, 2018 7:08 PM2018-02-22 00:08:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:47 AM EST2018-02-22 12:47:02 GMT
    The Harrington Police Department is warning people of a possible card skimmer at local businesses after learning of a rise in credit and debit card fraud cases Wednesday.More
    The Harrington Police Department is warning people of a possible card skimmer at local businesses after learning of a rise in credit and debit card fraud cases Wednesday. More
  • DelDOT Proposes to Realign Old Orchard Road in Lewes

    DelDOT Proposes to Realign Old Orchard Road in Lewes

    Feb 21, 2018 7:10 PM2018-02-22 00:10:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:46 AM EST2018-02-22 12:46:02 GMT
    LEWES, Del.- A new DelDOT project aims to address an area that's had over 100 crashes in the past ten years. According to new design plans, DelDOT wants to realign Old Orchard Road to create a new, four-way intersection at the existing light at Savannah aMore
    A new Delaware Department of Transportation project aims to address an area that's experienced more than 100 crashes in the past decade.More
  • Lewes Lightship Being Restored in New Jersey

    Lewes Lightship Being Restored in New Jersey

    Feb 21, 2018 6:54 PM2018-02-21 23:54:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:43 AM EST2018-02-22 12:43:42 GMT
    DORCHESTER, N.J.- A piece of Lewes history is missing. But when she's back, she'll be better than ever. The Lightship Overfalls is currently across the bay in New Jersey, receiving a restoration likened to cosmetic surgery. "It’s kind of like a spaMore
    A piece of Lewes, Delaware's history is missing. But when she's back, she'll be better than ever. The Lightship Overfalls is currently across the bay in New Jersey, receiving a restoration likened to cosmetic surgery. More
  • Unusually Warm Weather Hits Delmarva

    Unusually Warm Weather Hits Delmarva

    Feb 21, 2018 6:45 PM2018-02-21 23:45:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:42 AM EST2018-02-22 12:42:29 GMT
    There were just blue skies and rolling white clouds on Wednesday - a good opportunity for Jeff Evans to hunker down on some early spring cleaning in Cambridge, Maryland.More
    There were just blue skies and rolling white clouds on Wednesday - a good opportunity for Jeff Evans to hunker down on some early spring cleaning in Cambridge, Maryland.More
  • Attorney: Carney Ignoring Ruling on Court Political Balance

    Attorney: Carney Ignoring Ruling on Court Political Balance

    Feb 21, 2018 11:59 PM2018-02-22 04:59:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:59 PM EST2018-02-22 04:59:49 GMT
    A Delaware attorney is asking a federal judge to hold Delaware's governor in contempt of court for ignoring a ruling declaring a state mandate for political balance among judges unconstitutional.More
    A Delaware attorney is asking a federal judge to hold Delaware's governor in contempt of court for ignoring a ruling declaring a state mandate for political balance among judges unconstitutional.More
  • Virginia Among Top States in Advanced Placement Exams

    Virginia Among Top States in Advanced Placement Exams

    Feb 21, 2018 11:57 PM2018-02-22 04:57:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:57 PM EST2018-02-22 04:57:40 GMT
    Data shows Virginia is one of the country's leaders in Advanced Placement exams.More
    Data shows Virginia is one of the country's leaders in Advanced Placement exams.More
  • DelDOT Has Long-Term Plans for Cashless Tolls

    DelDOT Has Long-Term Plans for Cashless Tolls

    Feb 21, 2018 6:49 PM2018-02-21 23:49:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:56 PM EST2018-02-21 23:56:11 GMT
    DOVER, Del. --- Drivers may one day be able to leave their cash and coins for tolls in Delaware at home because DelDOT plans to exclusively use electronic tolling in several years. C.R. McLeod, a DelDOT spokesman, said a pilot program on the new U.S. RoutMore
    DOVER, Del. --- Drivers may one day be able to leave their cash and coins for tolls in Delaware at home because DelDOT plans to exclusively use electronic tolling in several years. C.R. McLeod, a DelDOT spokesman, said a pilot program on the new U.S. RoutMore
  • KKK Robe Showed Up at Maryland Auction House

    KKK Robe Showed Up at Maryland Auction House

    Feb 21, 2018 4:56 PM2018-02-21 21:56:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:56 PM EST2018-02-21 21:56:50 GMT
    David Allen, owner of A&M Auctioneers and Appraisers, never quite knows what's going to turn up from the old homes and shops of the Eastern Shore.More
    David Allen, owner of A&M Auctioneers and Appraisers, never quite knows what's going to turn up from the old homes and shops of the Eastern Shore.More
  • Maryland Ponders Ways to Establish Health Insurance Markets

    Maryland Ponders Ways to Establish Health Insurance Markets

    Feb 21, 2018 4:50 PM2018-02-21 21:50:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:50 PM EST2018-02-21 21:50:40 GMT
    To help steady its struggling health care exchange, Maryland is considering steps some other states have taken to stabilize insurance markets: revive a sort of insurance for insurers.More
    To help steady its struggling health care exchange, Maryland is considering steps some other states have taken to stabilize insurance markets: revive a sort of insurance for insurers. More
  • Billy Graham's Legacy Remembered on Delmarva

    Billy Graham's Legacy Remembered on Delmarva

    Feb 21, 2018 3:43 PM2018-02-21 20:43:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:54 PM EST2018-02-21 20:54:58 GMT
    Billy Graham (Photo: AP)Billy Graham (Photo: AP)
    People on Delmarva are remembering the life and legacy of evangelist Billy Graham, who died early Wednesday morning at his home in North Carolina. He was 99.More
    People on Delmarva are remembering the life and legacy of evangelist Billy Graham, who died early Wednesday morning at his home in North Carolina. He was 99.More
  • Hogan, Democrat Introduce Bills Creating School Watchdogs

    Hogan, Democrat Introduce Bills Creating School Watchdogs

    Feb 21, 2018 3:45 PM2018-02-21 20:45:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:45 PM EST2018-02-21 20:45:55 GMT
    Prompted by alleged grade-fixing in Prince George's County Public Schools and perjury and theft allegations in the Baltimore area, a pair of bills in the General Assembly would establish investigative offices to oversee schools in Maryland.More
    Prompted by alleged grade-fixing in Prince George's County Public Schools and perjury and theft allegations in the Baltimore area, a pair of bills in the General Assembly would establish investigative offices to oversee schools in Maryland.
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  • Maryland Ponders Ways to Stabilize Health Insurance Markets

    Maryland Ponders Ways to Stabilize Health Insurance Markets

    Feb 21, 2018 2:43 PM2018-02-21 19:43:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:43 PM EST2018-02-21 19:43:35 GMT
    To help steady Maryland's struggling health care exchange, the state is considering steps some other states have taken to stabilize insurance markets: revive a sort of insurance for insurers.More
    To help steady Maryland's struggling health care exchange, the state is considering steps some other states have taken to stabilize insurance markets: revive a sort of insurance for insurers.More
  • Text to 911 Technology Approved to Improve Maryland Emergency Communication

    Text to 911 Technology Approved to Improve Maryland Emergency Communication

    Feb 21, 2018 1:47 PM2018-02-21 18:47:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:55 PM EST2018-02-21 18:55:05 GMT
    Gov. Larry Hogan on Wednesday announced the Board of Public Works' approval of a new Text to 911 technology for Maryland, helping to update a 1960s-era emergency systems with life-saving technology.More
    Gov. Larry Hogan on Wednesday announced the Board of Public Works' approval of a new Text to 911 technology for Maryland, helping to update a 1960s-era emergency systems with life-saving technology.

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  • Two Arrested on Drugs & Firearm Charges in Dover

    Two Arrested on Drugs & Firearm Charges in Dover

    Feb 21, 2018 1:35 PM2018-02-21 18:35:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:50 PM EST2018-02-21 18:50:40 GMT
    Two people were arrested after a traffic stop in Dover that revealed drugs and firearms in their vehicle.More
    Two people were arrested on drugs and firearms charges following a traffic stop in Dover, Delaware.More
  • Riverside Boat Ramp Construction Delayed in Salisbury

    Riverside Boat Ramp Construction Delayed in Salisbury

    Feb 21, 2018 11:09 AM2018-02-21 16:09:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:22 AM EST2018-02-21 16:22:12 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    Construction of a new Riverside Boat Ramp in Salisbury has been delayed. Work to rebuild the new east-side boat ramp was set be complete by April 1. However, work is now set to begin mid-spring.More
    Construction of a new Riverside Boat Ramp in Salisbury, Maryland has been delayed. Work to rebuild the new east-side boat ramp was set be complete by April 1. However, work is now set to begin mid-spring.More
  • Union Urges Delaware Teachers' Union to Join Gun Protests

    Union Urges Delaware Teachers' Union to Join Gun Protests

    Feb 21, 2018 10:00 AM2018-02-21 15:00:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:00 AM EST2018-02-21 15:00:08 GMT
    Protestors join in on a grassroots movement during a rally against gun violence in downtown Los Angeles on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, in the wake of last week's school shooting in Parkland, Florida. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)Protestors join in on a grassroots movement during a rally against gun violence in downtown Los Angeles on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, in the wake of last week's school shooting in Parkland, Florida. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
    Delaware's largest educators union has urged teachers and school staff to participate in three upcoming protests against gun violence.More
    Delaware's largest educators union has urged teachers and school staff to participate in three upcoming protests against gun violence.
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  • Evangelist Billy Graham, Who Reached Millions, Dies at 99

    Evangelist Billy Graham Dies at Age 99; Reached Millions

    Feb 21, 2018 8:29 AM2018-02-21 13:29:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:45 AM EST2018-02-21 14:45:55 GMT
    The Rev. Billy Graham The Rev. Billy Graham
    The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died. He was 99.More
    The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died. He was 99.

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  • Appeals Keep 2 Inmates on Death Row Despite Overturned Law

    Appeals Keep 2 Inmates on Death Row Despite Overturned Law

    Feb 21, 2018 7:53 AM2018-02-21 12:53:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:13 AM EST2018-02-21 13:13:33 GMT
    (Photo: MGN)(Photo: MGN)
    Two men are still on death row in Delaware despite the state Supreme Court ruling the state's death penalty unconstitutional more than a year ago.More
    Two men are still on death row in Delaware despite the state Supreme Court ruling the state's death penalty unconstitutional more than a year ago.More
  • WBOC Launches Local News on Telemundo Delmarva

    WBOC Launches Local News on Telemundo Delmarva

    Feb 21, 2018 7:36 AM2018-02-21 12:36:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:12 AM EST2018-02-21 13:12:46 GMT
    Draper Media has launched WBOC News at 6 on its Spanish-language channel Telemundo Delmarva with open captions in Spanish.More
    Draper Media has launched WBOC News at 6 on its Spanish-language channel Telemundo Delmarva with open captions in Spanish.More
  • Police Make Arrest in Dover Death Investigation

    DSP Make Arrest in Dover Death Investigation

    Feb 21, 2018 5:55 AM2018-02-21 10:55:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:12 AM EST2018-02-21 13:12:34 GMT
    Malcolm A. Casson (Photo: Delaware State Police)Malcolm A. Casson (Photo: Delaware State Police)
    Delaware State Police have charged a suspect with murder in connection with the stabbing death of a man whose body was found at the rear of the John Dickinson Plantation in Dover.More
    Delaware State Police have charged a suspect with murder in connection with the stabbing death of a man whose body was found at the rear of the John Dickinson Plantation in Dover. More
  • Crisfield Addiction Forum: Where Drugs Could Be Hiding At Home

    Crisfield Addiction Forum: Where Drugs Could Be Hiding At Home

    Feb 20, 2018 11:03 PM2018-02-21 04:03:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:09 AM EST2018-02-21 13:09:06 GMT
    CRISFIELD, Md.- Somerset County officials gathered together on Tuesday night to talk about drug addiction in young people. With the help of the Harford County Sheriff's Office, the Hope House traveled to Crisfield to put into perspective how teens are hidMore
    Somerset County, Maryland officials gathered together on Tuesday night to talk about drug addiction in young people. More
  • Dover Wastewater Pump Station Remains Shuttered

    Dover Wastewater Pump Station Remains Shuttered

    Feb 20, 2018 7:09 PM2018-02-21 00:09:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:07 AM EST2018-02-21 13:07:58 GMT
    City of Dover Public Works crews on Tuesday removed faulty sewer pumps that failed the day prior, shuttering a pump station and prompting around-the-clock maintenance to contain the flow of sewage until repairs can be made.More
    City of Dover Public Works crews on Tuesday removed faulty sewer pumps that failed the day prior, shuttering a pump station and prompting around-the-clock maintenance to contain the flow of sewage until repairs can be made.More
  • Man Arrested for Stealing From Cars in Seaford Area

    Man Arrested for Stealing From Cars in Seaford

    Feb 20, 2018 6:35 PM2018-02-20 23:35:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:06 AM EST2018-02-21 13:06:06 GMT
    Delaware State Police have arrested a man in connection with multiple thefts from cars in Seaford.More
    Delaware State Police have arrested a man in connection with multiple thefts from cars outside of Seaford.More
  • First Eight National Folk Festival Performers Announced

    First Eight National Folk Festival Performers Announced

    Feb 20, 2018 5:30 PM2018-02-20 22:30:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:04 AM EST2018-02-21 13:04:19 GMT
    The National Folk Festival announced its first group of eight artists who will perform at the event taking place in Salisbury on Sept. 7-9.More
    The National Folk Festival announced its first group of eight artists who will perform at the event taking place in Salisbury on Sept. 7-9. More
  • Sussex County Council Discusses Special Events Ordinance

    Sussex County Council Discusses Special Events Ordinance

    Feb 20, 2018 4:45 PM2018-02-20 21:45:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:13 PM EST2018-02-20 22:13:36 GMT
    SUSSEX COUNTY, Del.- After months of conversations, a delayed public hearing, and an extended public comment period, Sussex County's special events ordinance may undergo some changes. On Tuesday, the Sussex County Council discussed the ordinance with counMore
    SUSSEX COUNTY, Del.- After months of conversations, a delayed public hearing, and an extended public comment period, Sussex County's special events ordinance may undergo some changes. On Tuesday, the Sussex County Council discussed the ordinance with counMore
  • Sussex County Council Approves $1.5 Million Loan for Sports Complex

    Sussex County Council Approves $1.5 Million Loan for Sports Complex

    Feb 20, 2018 4:30 PM2018-02-20 21:30:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:30 PM EST2018-02-20 21:30:35 GMT
    SUSSEX COUNTY, Del.- On Tuesday, the Sussex County Council voted 3-2 to award a $1.5 million loan to the Sussex Sports Center Foundation. The loan paves the way for a new sports complex to be built on 56 acres off Sand Hill Road in Georgetown. "This is thMore
    SUSSEX COUNTY, Del.- On Tuesday, the Sussex County Council voted 3-2 to award a $1.5 million loan to the Sussex Sports Center Foundation. The loan paves the way for a new sports complex to be built on 56 acres off Sand Hill Road in Georgetown. "This is thMore
  • City of Salisbury Looks to Make Biking Easier

    The City of Salisbury Looks to Make Biking Easier

    Feb 20, 2018 2:11 PM2018-02-20 19:11:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:54 PM EST2018-02-20 19:54:36 GMT
    The City of Salisbury launches a new bike share program.More
    The City of Salisbury has launched a new bike share program.More
  • Owners Bit, Delaware officials Warn of Rabid Pit Bull

    Owners Bit, Delaware officials Warn of Rabid Pit Bull

    Feb 20, 2018 1:02 PM2018-02-20 18:02:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:02 PM EST2018-02-20 18:02:09 GMT
    Public health officials say a pit bull in central Delaware tested positive for rabies after biting its two adult owners.More
    Public health officials say a pit bull in central Delaware tested positive for rabies after biting its two adult owners.
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  • Police Conducting Investigation After Finding Man's Body Near Dover

    Police Conducting Investigation After Finding a Man Dead on the Ground

    Feb 20, 2018 11:58 AM2018-02-20 16:58:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:03 PM EST2018-02-20 17:03:50 GMT
    Police are conducting a death investigation in DoverPolice are conducting a death investigation in Dover
    Delaware State Police detectives are currently conducting a death investigation after a man was found dead near Dover on Tuesday morning.More
    Delaware State Police detectives are conducting a death investigation after a man's body was found near Dover on Tuesday morning.More
  • New Waterfront Hotel Breaks Ground in O.C.

    New Waterfront Hotel Breaks Ground in O.C.

    Feb 20, 2018 11:33 AM2018-02-20 16:33:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:00 PM EST2018-02-20 17:00:11 GMT
    (Photo: Fisher Architecture)(Photo: Fisher Architecture)
    The location of a new waterfront hotel that recently broke ground in Ocean City is raising some eyebrows with neighbors in the downtown area.More
    The location of a new waterfront hotel that recently broke ground in Ocean City, Maryland is raising some eyebrows with neighbors in the downtown area.More
  • Delaware Approves $4.3M in Grants for Downtown Development

    Delaware Approves $4.3M in Grants for Downtown Development

    Feb 20, 2018 11:39 AM2018-02-20 16:39:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:39 AM EST2018-02-20 16:39:15 GMT
    More than $53 million worth of redevelopment projects are planned in Wilmington, Dover, Georgetown and Laurel, boosted by $4.3 million from a taxpayer-funded grant program designed to spur downtown development.More
    More than $53 million worth of redevelopment projects are planned in Wilmington, Dover, Georgetown and Laurel, boosted by $4.3 million from a taxpayer-funded grant program designed to spur downtown development.More
  • Cambridge House Fire Causes Estimated $100K in Damage

    Cambridge House Fire Causes Estimated $100,000 in Damage

    Feb 20, 2018 11:04 AM2018-02-20 16:04:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:10 AM EST2018-02-20 16:10:09 GMT
    (Photo credit: Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office)(Photo credit: Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office)
    The Office of the Maryland State Fire Marshal said unattended cooking is to blame for a Cambridge house fire.More
    The Office of the Maryland State Fire Marshal said unattended cooking is to blame for a Cambridge house fire.More
  • Democratic Candidates Pick Running Mates in Md. Governor's Race

    Democratic Candidates Pick Running Mates in Md. Governor's Race

    Feb 20, 2018 10:45 AM2018-02-20 15:45:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:45 AM EST2018-02-20 15:45:30 GMT
    Most of the Democrats running in the crowded Maryland primary for governor have announced their running mates, and four out of five of them so far are women.More
    Most of the Democrats running in the crowded Maryland primary for governor have announced their running mates, and four out of five of them so far are women.More
  • New Fish Consumption Advisories Issued for Delaware Waterways

    New Fish Consumption Advisories Issued for Delaware Waterways

    Feb 20, 2018 10:39 AM2018-02-20 15:39:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:43 AM EST2018-02-20 15:43:03 GMT
    (Photo: CBS)(Photo: CBS)
    New fish consumption advisories issued Tuesday show that the concentration of chemical contaminants in fish caught from Delaware waterways continues to decline, officials said.More
    New fish consumption advisories issued Tuesday by Delaware's DNREC and the Division of Public Health show that the concentration of chemical contaminants in fish caught from Delaware waterways continues to decline, officials said.More
  • Mistrial Declared in Rehoboth Beach Rape Case

    Mistrial Declared in Rehoboth Beach Rape Case

    Feb 20, 2018 8:16 AM2018-02-20 13:16:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:17 AM EST2018-02-20 13:17:58 GMT
    Joshua Abele was charged with kidnapping and rape. Joshua Abele was charged with kidnapping and rape.
    The case against a 21-year-old man charged with ambushing, detaining and raping a 21-year-old woman has been declared a mistrial.More
    The case against a 21-year-old man charged with ambushing, detaining and raping a 21-year-old woman in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware has been declared a mistrial.More
  • Delaware Juvenile Charged in Shooting Death of 18-year-old

    Delaware Juvenile Charged in Shooting Death of 18-year-old

    Feb 20, 2018 8:12 AM2018-02-20 13:12:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:12 AM EST2018-02-20 13:12:53 GMT
    (Photo: MGN)(Photo: MGN)
    A juvenile has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of an 18-year-old man in Delaware.More
    A juvenile has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of an 18-year-old man in Delaware.
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  • Dover Officials Work to Identify Wastewater Pump Station Failure

    Dover Officials Work to Identify Wastewater Pump Station Failure

    Feb 19, 2018 11:42 PM2018-02-20 04:42:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:42 PM EST2018-02-20 04:42:48 GMT
    DOVER, Del. - All six pumps at the Dover Wastewater Pump Station 7 failed on Monday afternoon, according to city officials. Public Affairs and Emergency Services Coordinator Kay Sass says it's highly unusual that all six pumps would fail, but the city isMore
    All six pumps at the Dover Wastewater Pump Station 7 failed on Monday afternoon, according to city officials. More
  • A Foul Problem: Dover Wastewater Pump Station Shuts Down

    Dover Wastewater Pump Station Shuts Down

    Feb 19, 2018 10:35 PM2018-02-20 03:35:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 10:47 PM EST2018-02-20 03:47:38 GMT
    DOVER, Del. --- A wastewater pump station near U.S. Route 13 in Dover suddenly shut down on Monday afternoon, prompting round-the-clock work to bring the station back to working order. Dover spokeswoman Kay Sass said the Pump Station 7, located near the HMore
    DOVER, Del. --- A wastewater pump station near U.S. Route 13 in Dover suddenly shut down on Monday afternoon, prompting round-the-clock work to bring the station back to working order. Dover spokeswoman Kay Sass said the Pump Station 7, located near the HMore
  • Delaware Police Ask For Public's Help to Find a Wanted Sex Offender

    Delaware Police Ask For Public's Help to Find a Wanted Sex Offender

    Feb 19, 2018 9:25 PM2018-02-20 02:25:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 9:44 PM EST2018-02-20 02:44:10 GMT
    The Delaware State Police Sex Offender Apprehension and Registration Unit is currently asking for the public's help to find a wanted sex offender who failed to re-register.More
    The Delaware State Police Sex Offender Apprehension and Registration Unit is currently asking for the public's help to find a wanted sex offender who failed to re-register.More
  • Ten Downtown Revitalization Projects Planned in Delaware

    Ten Downtown Revitalization Projects Planned in Delaware

    Feb 19, 2018 9:42 PM2018-02-20 02:42:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 9:42 PM EST2018-02-20 02:42:30 GMT
    Ten downtown revitalization projects in Laurel, Georgetown, Dover and Wilmington have been selected for Delaware's Downtown Development District Program rebates, with a proposed $4.3 million in rebates leveraging $53 million in total investment.More
    Ten downtown revitalization projects in Laurel, Georgetown, Dover and Wilmington have been selected for Delaware's Downtown Development District Program rebates, with a proposed $4.3 million in rebates leveraging $53 million in total investment.More
  • Seaford Drinking Water Confirmed Safe

    Seaford Drinking Water Confirmed Safe

    Feb 19, 2018 9:22 PM2018-02-20 02:22:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 9:22 PM EST2018-02-20 02:22:46 GMT
    The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, the Division of Public Health and the city of Seaford confirmed Monday the city’s public water is safe for drinking, cooking and other everyday use.More
    The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, the Division of Public Health and the city of Seaford confirmed Monday the city’s public water is safe for drinking, cooking and other everyday use.More
  • Bill Pushing for Study of Polluted Air Worries Some Chicken Farmers

    Bill Pushing for Study of Polluted Air Worries Some Chicken Farmers

    Feb 19, 2018 6:11 PM2018-02-19 23:11:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:21 PM EST2018-02-19 23:21:43 GMT
    Chicken in local poultry house. (Photo: WBOC)Chicken in local poultry house. (Photo: WBOC)
    Tractors full of chicken fertilizer were busy rolling through Mary Lou Brown's farm today.More
    Tractors full of chicken fertilizer were busy rolling through Mary Lou Brown's farm today.More
  • Onancock Bridge Construction Complete Ahead of Schedule

    Onancock Bridge Construction Complete Ahead of Schedule

    Feb 19, 2018 5:31 PM2018-02-19 22:31:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:31 PM EST2018-02-19 22:31:12 GMT
    ONANCOCK, Va.- Construction on the Mount Prospect Avenue Bridge in Onancock, Va. finished up 67 days ahead of schedule. Work began on the bridge, which connects two neighborhoods in the small town, back on November 6, 2017. The bridge was first built in 1More
    ONANCOCK, Va.- Construction on the Mount Prospect Avenue Bridge in Onancock, Va. finished up 67 days ahead of schedule. Work began on the bridge, which connects two neighborhoods in the small town, back on November 6, 2017. The bridge was first built in 1More
  • Meeting for Offshore Drilling in Virginia Set for Wednesday

    Meeting for Offshore Drilling in Virginia Set for Wednesday

    Feb 19, 2018 4:43 PM2018-02-19 21:43:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-02-19 22:18:23 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    The Trump administration will soon hold its only scheduled public meeting in Virginia on offshore drilling.More
    The Trump administration will soon hold its only scheduled public meeting in Virginia on offshore drilling.More
  • Attorney Seeks Sentence of Time Served for FBI Impersonator

    Attorney Seeks Sentence of Time Served for FBI Impersonator

    Feb 19, 2018 5:02 PM2018-02-19 22:02:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:02 PM EST2018-02-19 22:02:08 GMT
    An attorney for a Stevensville man who pleaded guilty to impersonating an FBI agent says the man's life began to unravel when he became addicted to painkillers and was kicked out of the Navy.More
    An attorney for a Stevensville man who pleaded guilty to impersonating an FBI agent says the man's life began to unravel when he became addicted to painkillers and was kicked out of the Navy.More
  • Flu Death Toll in Delaware Rises

    Flu Death Toll in Delaware Rises

    Feb 19, 2018 1:01 PM2018-02-19 18:01:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:06 PM EST2018-02-19 18:06:15 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware public health officials say the death toll from the flu has risen to 18.More
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware public health officials say the death toll from the flu has risen to 18.

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  • Maryland State Police Say Wandering Remains a Growing Concern for People with Dementia

    Maryland State Police Say Wandering Remains a Growing Concern for People with Dementia

    Feb 19, 2018 12:01 PM2018-02-19 17:01:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 12:01 PM EST2018-02-19 17:01:14 GMT
    According to the Maryland State Police, wandering remains a growing concern with people with dementia. The state police issued 81 silver alerts in 2017. That number was steady with the 84 silver alerts issued in 2016.More
    According to the Maryland State Police, wandering remains a growing concern with people with dementia. The state police issued 81 silver alerts in 2017. That number was steady with the 84 silver alerts issued in 2016.More
  • Greenwood Deputy Fire Chief Dies

    Greenwood Deputy Fire Chief Dies

    Feb 19, 2018 7:09 AM2018-02-19 12:09:00 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 10:41 AM EST2018-02-19 15:41:42 GMT
    Deputy Chief Thomas "Tommy" Jones; Photo Credit: Greenwood Fire Co.Deputy Chief Thomas "Tommy" Jones; Photo Credit: Greenwood Fire Co.
    A well-known and loved deputy fire chief in Delaware has died.More
    A well-known and loved deputy fire chief in Delaware has died.More
  • Virginia House Embraces Medicaid Expansion in Budget

    Virginia House Embraces Medicaid Expansion in Budget

    Feb 18, 2018 5:50 PM2018-02-18 22:50:00 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:50 PM EST2018-02-18 22:50:28 GMT
    Virginia's Republican-controlled House of Delegates is embracing Medicaid expansion after years of opposition.More
    Virginia's Republican-controlled House of Delegates is embracing Medicaid expansion after years of opposition.More
  • Reagan National Construction Likely to Cause Traffic Backups

    Reagan National Construction Likely to Cause Traffic Backups

    Feb 18, 2018 5:48 PM2018-02-18 22:48:00 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:48 PM EST2018-02-18 22:48:26 GMT
    Construction begins Monday on a $1 billion revitalization project at Reagan National Airport that is likely to cause traffic headaches in the area.More
    Construction begins Monday on a $1 billion revitalization project at Reagan National Airport that is likely to cause traffic headaches in the area.More
  • Police Investigating Pocomoke American Legion Shooting

    Police Investigating Pocomoke American Legion Shooting

    Feb 18, 2018 3:03 PM2018-02-18 20:03:00 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:03 PM EST2018-02-18 20:03:08 GMT
    Pocomoke Police are investigating a shooting that happened at the American Legion early Sunday morning.More
    Pocomoke Police are investigating a shooting that happened at the American Legion early Sunday morning. More
  • Delaware State Auditor Does Not Seek Re-election

    Delaware State Auditor Does Not Seek Re-election

    Feb 17, 2018 11:41 PM2018-02-18 04:41:00 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:41 PM EST2018-02-18 04:41:58 GMT
    DOVER, De.- Delaware state auditor, Tom Wagner, has announced he will not seek re-election this year. Wagner was appointed to the position in 1989 and was elected to his seventh term in 2014. He’s one of two Republicans elected to statewide office. More
    DOVER, De.- Delaware state auditor, Tom Wagner, has announced he will not seek re-election this year. Wagner was appointed to the position in 1989 and was elected to his seventh term in 2014. He’s one of two Republicans elected to statewide office. More
  • Maryland Statehouse Hopeful Says He'll Still Hold Gun Raffle

    Maryland Statehouse Hopeful Says He'll Still Hold Gun Raffle

    Feb 17, 2018 9:16 PM2018-02-18 02:16:00 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 9:16 PM EST2018-02-18 02:16:48 GMT
    A candidate for a Maryland House seat has pledged to hold a campaign fundraiser that includes raffling off an AR-15 assault rifle, the same type used in the Florida school shooting this week.More
    A candidate for a Maryland House seat has pledged to hold a campaign fundraiser that includes raffling off an AR-15 assault rifle, the same type used in the Florida school shooting this week.
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  • Freshmen Democrats See Most Bills Die in GOP-Led House

    Freshmen Democrats See Most Bills Die in GOP-Led House

    Feb 17, 2018 9:14 PM2018-02-18 02:14:00 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 9:14 PM EST2018-02-18 02:14:01 GMT
    More than a dozen Democrats were elected to Virginia's House last fall, riding a wave of resentment against President Donald Trump. But they're having trouble keeping their bills alive in the Republican-led chamber.More
    More than a dozen Democrats were elected to Virginia's House last fall, riding a wave of resentment against President Donald Trump. But they're having trouble keeping their bills alive in the Republican-led chamber.More
  • "Not My President Day" Rally in Ocean City

    "Not My President Day" Rally in Ocean City

    Feb 17, 2018 3:49 PM2018-02-17 20:49:00 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:49 PM EST2018-02-17 20:49:57 GMT
    A local organization in Worcester County, took their voices to the streets as they rallied against President Trump.More
    A local organization in Worcester County, took their voices to the streets as they rallied against President Trump. More
  • Bethany Beach Bans Canopies

    Bethany Beach Bans Canopies

    Feb 16, 2018 10:40 PM2018-02-17 03:40:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 10:40 PM EST2018-02-17 03:40:15 GMT
    BETHANY BEACH, Del.- Bethany Beach is the latest Delaware beach town to ban canopies. After the required second reading of the ordinance, the town council voted 6-1 on Friday to prohibit canopies, tents, tarps and similar shading devices on their beaches More
    BETHANY BEACH, Del.- Bethany Beach is the latest Delaware beach town to ban canopies. After the required second reading of the ordinance, the town council voted 6-1 on Friday to prohibit canopies, tents, tarps and similar shading devices on their beaches More
  • Riverwalk Amphitheater Breaks Ground in Salisbury

    Riverwalk Amphitheater Breaks Ground in Salisbury

    Feb 16, 2018 8:44 PM2018-02-17 01:44:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 8:52 PM EST2018-02-17 01:52:19 GMT
    The City of Salisbury's mock up for the Riverwalk AmphitheaterThe City of Salisbury's mock up for the Riverwalk Amphitheater
    SALISBURY, Md.- The Riverwalk Amphitheater broke ground on Friday afternoon in Salisbury with special guests Senator Ben Cardin and Senator Chris Van Hollen. Mayor Jake Day says the amphitheater, being built by Delmarva Veteran Builders, will be around 75More
    The Riverwalk Amphitheater broke ground on Friday afternoon in Salisbury with special guests Senator Ben Cardin and Senator Chris Van Hollen. More
  • Bill Would Criminalize Knowing Failure to Report Child Abuse

    Bill Would Criminalize Knowing Failure to Report Child Abuse

    Feb 16, 2018 8:43 PM2018-02-17 01:43:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 8:43 PM EST2018-02-17 01:43:55 GMT
    Legislation that would make knowingly failing to report child abuse a crime in Maryland was passed by the Senate, but faces some skepticism in the House.More
    Legislation that would make knowingly failing to report child abuse a crime in Maryland was passed by the Senate, but faces some skepticism in the House.More
  • Battle Between Bills Over Potential Bay Crossing

    Battle Between Bills Over Potential Bay Crossing

    Feb 16, 2018 6:08 PM2018-02-16 23:08:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 6:08 PM EST2018-02-16 23:08:06 GMT
    Faces stern and focused, Eastern Shore lawmakers heard from Kent County neighbors on Friday who say they're worried over a new bill.More
    Faces stern and focused, Eastern Shore lawmakers heard from Kent County neighbors on Friday who say they're worried over a new bill.More
  • Milford Police Looking for Two in Armed Robbery Case

    Milford Police Looking for Two in Armed Robbery Case

    Feb 16, 2018 5:28 PM2018-02-16 22:28:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-02-16 22:28:33 GMT
    The Milford Police department said they're asking for the public's help in identifying two men who they said assaulted and robbed a man Wednesday night.More
    The Milford Police department said they're asking for the public's help in identifying two men who they said assaulted and robbed a man Wednesday night. More
  • PRMC Open New Neurosurgery Operating Room

    PRMC Open New Neurosurgery Operating Room

    Feb 16, 2018 5:07 PM2018-02-16 22:07:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 5:07 PM EST2018-02-16 22:07:25 GMT
    Dr. Sophia Shakur, showing off PRMC's new neurosurgery operating room.Dr. Sophia Shakur, showing off PRMC's new neurosurgery operating room.
    Peninsula Regional Medical Center opened its new neuroendovascular operating room Friday, the first of its kind in the region.More
    Peninsula Regional Medical Center opened its new neuroendovascular operating room Friday, the first of its kind in the region.More
  • Maryland Lawmakers Discuss Changing State Song

    Maryland Lawmakers Discuss Changing State Song

    Feb 16, 2018 4:49 PM2018-02-16 21:49:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 4:50 PM EST2018-02-16 21:50:01 GMT
    Maryland lawmakers who support changing the official state song think the time is right to finally wipe away "Northern scum" and other sensitive pre-Civil War phrases.More
    Maryland lawmakers who support changing the official state song think the time is right to finally wipe away "Northern scum" and other sensitive pre-Civil War phrases.More
  • Teen Arrested for Threat Against High School

    Teen Arrested for Threat Against High School

    Feb 16, 2018 3:36 PM2018-02-16 20:36:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 4:07 PM EST2018-02-16 21:07:54 GMT
    Channing Fisher; Photo Credit: DPSDChanning Fisher; Photo Credit: DPSD
    Delaware State Police have arrested a Dover teenager after it was discovered that he made a threatening comment towards a high schoolMore
    Delaware State Police have arrested a Dover teenager after it was discovered that he made a threatening comment towards a high schoolMore
  • City of Salisbury Breaks Ground on Riverwalk Amphitheater

    City of Salisbury Breaks Ground on Riverwalk Amphitheater

    Feb 16, 2018 4:06 PM2018-02-16 21:06:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 4:06 PM EST2018-02-16 21:06:18 GMT
    Salisbury Riverwalk Amphitheater Renderings; Photo Credit: The City of SalisburySalisbury Riverwalk Amphitheater Renderings; Photo Credit: The City of Salisbury
    Today Mayor Jake Day and city officials, alongside U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, broke ground on the new Riverwalk Amphitheater.More
    Today Mayor Jake Day and city officials, alongside U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, broke ground on the new Riverwalk Amphitheater.More
  • Man Who Killed Delaware Police Officer Re-sentenced to Life

    Man Who Killed Delaware Police Officer Resentenced to Life

    Feb 16, 2018 4:11 AM2018-02-16 09:11:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 12:43 PM EST2018-02-16 17:43:57 GMT
    Derrick PowellDerrick Powell
    A man who was sentenced to death for the slaying of a Delaware police officer will serve life in prison.More
    A man who was sentenced to death for the slaying of a Delaware police officer will serve life in prison.More
  • Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Charges

    Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Charges

    Feb 16, 2018 11:42 AM2018-02-16 16:42:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:42 AM EST2018-02-16 16:42:42 GMT
    Carolyn Faust & George Edwards; Photo Credit: DSPDCarolyn Faust & George Edwards; Photo Credit: DSPD
    Delaware State Police arrested two suspects after a traffic stop led to the discovery of drugs in the Cool Spring Farms development on Thursday night.More
    Delaware State Police arrested two suspects after a traffic stop led to the discovery of drugs in the Cool Spring Farms development on Thursday night.More
  • Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh Files for Re-Election

    Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh Files for Re-Election

    Feb 16, 2018 12:00 AM2018-02-16 05:00:00 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 12:00 AM EST2018-02-16 05:00:05 GMT
    Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh has filed to run for a second term.More
    Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh has filed to run for a second term.More
  • House Bill 1052 Limits Production for Small Breweries

    House Bill 1052 Limits Production for Small Breweries

    Feb 15, 2018 10:47 PM2018-02-16 03:47:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 10:47 PM EST2018-02-16 03:47:34 GMT
    (Photo credit: MGN)(Photo credit: MGN)
    The proposed house bill 1052 rolls back limitations for small breweries from 2,000 barrels to 500 annually.More
    The proposed house bill 1052 rolls back limitations for small breweries from 2,000 barrels to 500 annually. More
  • Ex-Navy SEAL Sentenced to 27 Years in Prison in Virginia

    Ex-Navy SEAL Sentenced to 27 Years in Prison in Virginia

    Feb 15, 2018 10:39 PM2018-02-16 03:39:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 10:39 PM EST2018-02-16 03:39:17 GMT
    A former U.S. Navy Seal has been sentenced for producing images of child sexual abuse.More
    A former U.S. Navy Seal has been sentenced for producing images of child sexual abuse.More
  • Sussex County Schools React to Florida Shooting

    Sussex County Schools React to Florida Shooting

    Feb 15, 2018 10:28 PM2018-02-16 03:28:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 10:28 PM EST2018-02-16 03:28:53 GMT
    Georgetown schools have seen some of the largest enrollment increases, along with Millsboro (Source: WBOC)Georgetown schools have seen some of the largest enrollment increases, along with Millsboro (Source: WBOC)
    SUSSEX COUNTY, Del.- In the wake of a school shooting that killed seventeen people, Delaware school districts are reaffirming the importance of reporting suspicious behavior. "So many times looking back at past incidents and looking at these lessons learnMore
    SUSSEX COUNTY, Del.- In the wake of a school shooting that killed seventeen people, Delaware school districts are reaffirming the importance of reporting suspicious behavior. "So many times looking back at past incidents and looking at these lessons learnMore
  • After Florida School Shooting, Some Delaware Schools Review Safety Plans and Heighten Police Presence

    After Florida School Shooting, Some Delaware Schools Review Safety Plans and Heighten Police Presence

    Feb 15, 2018 7:41 PM2018-02-16 00:41:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:56 PM EST2018-02-16 00:56:55 GMT
    DOVER, Del. --- School district leaders in Kent and Sussex counties said security remains a major priority after Wednesday's deadly school shooting in Florida that left 17 people dead. Both Capital and Indian River school districts said they haveMore
    DOVER, Del. --- School district leaders in Kent and Sussex counties said security remains a major priority after Wednesday's deadly school shooting in Florida that left 17 people dead. Both Capital and Indian River school districts said they haveMore
  • New Co-Working Office Space Opens in Downtown Salisbury

    New Co-Working Office Space Opens in Downtown Salisbury

    Feb 15, 2018 12:18 PM2018-02-15 17:18:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:34 PM EST2018-02-16 00:34:24 GMT
    (Photo: Synergy 208)(Photo: Synergy 208)
    A new office space in downtown Salisbury, Maryland is putting a modern twist on the workplace. "Synergy 208" is a co-work office space, which means entrepreneurs and business owners can rent out the various shared desks and six private offices inside.More
    A new office space in downtown Salisbury, Maryland is putting a modern twist on the workplace. "Synergy 208" is a co-work office space, which means entrepreneurs and business owners can rent out the various shared desks and six private offices inside.More
  • President Trump's Budget Proposes 90 Percent Cut to Cleaning Chesapeake Bay

    President Trump's Budget Proposes 90 Percent Cut to Cleaning Chesapeake Bay

    Feb 15, 2018 7:19 PM2018-02-16 00:19:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:21 PM EST2018-02-16 00:21:22 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    Calm, blue waters on the Chesapeake Bay now face a murky future.More
    Calm, blue waters on the Chesapeake Bay now face a murky future.More
  • More Staff Needed for Juvenile Facilities, Child Abuse Cases in Delaware

    More Staff Needed for Juvenile Facilities, Child Abuse Cases in Delaware

    Feb 15, 2018 6:34 PM2018-02-15 23:34:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:34 PM EST2018-02-15 23:34:46 GMT
    Officials say they need more staffers in Delaware's juvenile detention facilities and more child abuse caseworkers.More
    Officials say they need more staffers in Delaware's juvenile detention facilities and more child abuse caseworkers.More
  • Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge to Close for Landscape Burning

    Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge to Close for Landscape Burning

    Feb 15, 2018 5:05 PM2018-02-15 22:05:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 5:05 PM EST2018-02-15 22:05:54 GMT
    Heads-up if you live near Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge! Starting next week, the refuge will continue its landscape burning program.More
    Heads-up if you live near Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge! Starting next week, the refuge will continue its landscape burning program.More
  • Sheriff's Office, Police to Hold Civilian Active Shooter Training

    Sheriff's Office, Police to Hold Civilian Active Shooter Training

    Feb 15, 2018 4:49 PM2018-02-15 21:49:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 4:49 PM EST2018-02-15 21:49:27 GMT
    The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police are sponsoring a civilian active shooter training later this month.More
    The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police are sponsoring a civilian active shooter training later this month.More
  • Construction to Close Cambridge Creek Drawbridge for Two Weeks

    Construction to Close Cambridge Creek Drawbridge for Two Weeks

    Feb 15, 2018 2:59 PM2018-02-15 19:59:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 3:44 PM EST2018-02-15 20:44:52 GMT
    The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration announced Thursday they will be closing the Cambridge Creek Drawbridge beginning March 5 for repairs.More
    The Maryland State Highway Administration announced Thursday it will be closing the Cambridge Creek Drawbridge for repairs beginning March 5. Construction is expected to take up to two weeks. More
  • Appeals Court Declares Trump Travel Ban Unconstitutional

    Appeals Court Declares Trump Travel Ban Unconstitutional

    Feb 15, 2018 1:42 PM2018-02-15 18:42:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:42 PM EST2018-02-15 18:42:30 GMT
     In this May 15, 2017, file photo, protesters hold signs during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, Monday, May 15, 2017, outside a federal courthouse in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, file) In this May 15, 2017, file photo, protesters hold signs during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, Monday, May 15, 2017, outside a federal courthouse in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, file)
    President Donald Trump's latest travel ban on travelers from six largely Muslim countries is unconstitutional because it discriminates against Muslims because of their religion, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.More
    President Donald Trump's latest travel ban on travelers from six largely Muslim countries is unconstitutional because it discriminates against Muslims because of their religion, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
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  • Maryland Senator Jim Mathias Seeks for Re-Election in 2018

    Maryland Senator Jim Mathias Seeks for Re-Election in 2018

    Feb 15, 2018 11:32 AM2018-02-15 16:32:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:53 AM EST2018-02-15 16:53:30 GMT
    Eastern Shore Senator Jim Mathias has filed for re-election in this fall’s State Senate election.More
    Eastern Shore Senator Jim Mathias has filed for re-election in this fall’s State Senate election.More
  • Delaware Attorney General Argues for Treatment Over Jail

    Delaware Attorney General Argues for Treatment Over Jail

    Feb 15, 2018 11:22 AM2018-02-15 16:22:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:22 AM EST2018-02-15 16:22:01 GMT
    (Photo: MGN)(Photo: MGN)
    Delaware Attorney General Matt Denn is asking state legislators to budget $4 million to increase residential drug treatment as an alternative to locking people up on drug charges.More
    Delaware Attorney General Matt Denn is asking state legislators to budget $4 million to increase residential drug treatment as an alternative to locking people up on drug charges.More
  • Man Flown to Hospital Following Route 50 Crash in Easton

    Man Flown to Hospital Following Rt. 50 Crash in Easton

    Feb 15, 2018 7:47 AM2018-02-15 12:47:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:12 AM EST2018-02-15 13:12:42 GMT
    One person was flown to the hospital early Thursday morning following a crash on US Rt. 50 in Talbot County, authorities said.More
    One person was flown to the hospital early Thursday morning following a crash on US Route 50 in Talbot County, according to Maryland State Police. More
  • Blades Begins Installation of Carbon Filtration System

    Blades Begins Installation for Carbon Filtration System

    Feb 14, 2018 10:28 PM2018-02-15 03:28:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:10 AM EST2018-02-15 13:10:27 GMT
    Carbon filtration system being delivered to Blades, Del. Carbon filtration system being delivered to Blades, Del.
    A carbon filtration system was delivered to the town of Blades, Delaware on Wednesday afternoon. The system is the first step to restoring water to the town's three contaminated wells.More
    A carbon filtration system was delivered to the town of Blades, Delaware on Wednesday afternoon. The system is the first step to restoring water to the town's three contaminated wells. More
  • Police Investigating Dover Home Invasion

    Police Investigating Dover Home Invasion

    Feb 14, 2018 9:31 PM2018-02-15 02:31:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:09 AM EST2018-02-15 13:09:01 GMT
    DOVER, Del. -- Dover Police said they're investigating an armed home invasion early Wednesday morning in which two people stole electronics, jewelry and cell phones, among other things. The incident happened between 1:30 a.m. and 3:00 a.m. Wednesday on thMore
    Dover police are investigating an early Wednesday morning armed home invasion in which two people stole electronics, jewelry and cellphones, among other items. More
  • Travel Writer, PBS Host Rick Steves Stumps for Marijuana Legalization in Delaware

    Travel Writer, PBS Host Rick Steves Stumps for Marijuana Legalization in Delaware

    Feb 14, 2018 7:21 PM2018-02-15 00:21:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:03 AM EST2018-02-15 13:03:17 GMT
    Travel Author and PBS Host Rick Steves speaks in support of legislation in Delaware's House to legalize recreational marijuana for adults.Travel Author and PBS Host Rick Steves speaks in support of legislation in Delaware's House to legalize recreational marijuana for adults.
    DOVER, Del. --- Travel author and PBS Host Rick Steves, a vocal supporter of legalizing recreational marijuana for adults, spoke on Thursday at Delaware's statehouse in support of legislation to legalize pot in the First State. Steves, who is also a boardMore
    Travel author and PBS Host Rick Steves, a vocal supporter of legalizing recreational marijuana for adults, spoke on Thursday at Delaware's statehouse in support of legislation to legalize pot in the First State. More
  • Frederick Douglass Honored on 200th Birthday

    Frederick Douglass Honored on 200th Birthday

    Feb 14, 2018 6:58 PM2018-02-14 23:58:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:53 AM EST2018-02-15 12:53:44 GMT
    On a day with plenty of pink and red, it was nothing but love for one bronze statue of one most interesting man born on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.More
    On a day with plenty of pink and red, it was nothing but love for one bronze statue of one most interesting man born on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.More
  • Parents Come Together After Recent Fights Caught on Camera at Wicomico Co. Middle School

    Parents Come Together After Recent Fights Caught on Camera at Wicomico Co. Middle School

    Feb 14, 2018 6:45 PM2018-02-14 23:45:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:50 AM EST2018-02-15 12:50:29 GMT
    Not one, but two fights caught on camera and shared around social media. Brawls breaking out at Bennett Middle School in Salisbury, Maryland on a near daily basis, according to parents whose kids attend the school.More
    Not one, but two fights caught on camera and shared around social media. Brawls breaking out at Bennett Middle School in Fruitland, Maryland on a near daily basis, according to parents whose kids attend the school. More
  • MSP Traffic Stop Leads to Heroin Arrest

    MSP Traffic Stop Leads to Heroin Arrest

    Feb 14, 2018 6:44 PM2018-02-14 23:44:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:45 AM EST2018-02-15 12:45:22 GMT
    (Photo Credit: MGN Online)(Photo Credit: MGN Online)
    Maryland State Police said they arrested a woman Wednesday after conducting a traffic stop and finding heroin in her car.More
    Maryland State Police said troopers arrested a woman Wednesday after conducting a traffic stop and finding heroin in her car. More
  • Marijuana Legalization Panel Issues Draft Report

    Marijuana Legalization Panel Issues Draft Report

    Feb 14, 2018 4:52 PM2018-02-14 21:52:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:41 AM EST2018-02-15 12:41:45 GMT
    A task force studying issues surrounding marijuana legalization in Delaware is wrapping up its work, but it remains unclear whether there is enough support among state lawmakers to legalize recreational pot use.More
    A task force studying issues surrounding marijuana legalization in Delaware is wrapping up its work, but it remains unclear whether there is enough support among state lawmakers to legalize recreational pot use.More
  • 11th Confirmed Flu-Related Death in Delaware

    11th Confirmed Flu-Related Death in Delaware

    Feb 14, 2018 4:01 PM2018-02-14 21:01:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 4:04 PM EST2018-02-14 21:04:13 GMT
    Delaware's Division of Public Health has confirmed the eleventh influenza-related death, but this is the only death due to the flu epidemic without previous underlying health conditions.More
    Delaware's Division of Public Health has confirmed the eleventh influenza-related death, but this is the only death due to the flu epidemic without previous underlying health conditions.More
  • Police: DAFB Airman Charged With Raping, Impregnating 14-Year-Old Girl

    DAFB Airman Arrested for Impregnating a 14-Year-Old Girl

    Feb 14, 2018 1:39 PM2018-02-14 18:39:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:22 PM EST2018-02-14 19:22:35 GMT
    A second Dover Air Force Base airman within a week is facing sex charges. In this case 34-year-old Byron P. White is accused of raping and impregnating a 14-year-old girl.More
    Authorities say an Air Force reservist stationed at Dover Air Force Base has been charged with raping and impregnating a 14-year-old girl.More
  • 3 Arrested on Multiple Weapons Charges After Seaford Theft

    3 Arrested on Multiple Weapons Charges After Seaford Theft

    Feb 14, 2018 1:20 PM2018-02-14 18:20:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:23 PM EST2018-02-14 18:23:14 GMT
    From left: Roland C. Wainwright, Marc Johnson and Marissa SchurmanFrom left: Roland C. Wainwright, Marc Johnson and Marissa Schurman
    Delaware State Police have arrested two people in connection with the theft of several guns from a Seaford home. Troopers said a third person was arrested for buying one of the stolen guns.More
    Delaware State Police have arrested two people in connection with the theft of several guns from a Seaford home. Troopers said a third person was arrested for buying one of the stolen guns.More
  • Trump Administration Proposes Replacing Some Food Stamp Benefits with Boxes of Food

    Trump Administration Proposes Replacing Some Food Stamp Benefits with Boxes of Food

    Feb 14, 2018 12:03 PM2018-02-14 17:03:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:09 PM EST2018-02-14 18:09:31 GMT
    A proposal included in President Trump's fiscal 2019 budget would make significant cuts to the food stamp program over the next decade, in part by replacing some food stamp benefits with boxes of food.More
    A proposal included in President Donald Trump's fiscal 2019 budget would make significant cuts to the food stamp program over the next decade, in part by replacing some food stamp benefits with boxes of food.More
  • Salisbury Couple Shares Advice for Lifetime Love

    Salisbury Couple Shares Advice for Lifetime Love

    Feb 14, 2018 12:46 PM2018-02-14 17:46:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:09 PM EST2018-02-14 18:09:28 GMT
    Dick and Mae Fleck have spent a lot of Valentine's Days together: they will celebrate their 41st wedding anniversary this summer. The Salisbury couple shared with WBOC a few tips to keep the love alive.More
    Dick and Mae Fleck have spent a lot of Valentine's Days together: they will celebrate their 41st wedding anniversary this summer. The Salisbury couple shared with WBOC a few tips to keep the love alive.More
  • Arrest Made in Dover Arson Case

    Arrest Made in Dover Arson Case

    Feb 14, 2018 11:13 AM2018-02-14 16:13:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:48 AM EST2018-02-14 16:48:02 GMT
    The Dover Police Department has made an arrest in an arson case that caused hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage to an RV.More
    The Dover Police Department has made an arrest in an arson case that caused hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage to an RV.More
  • NSA: Several Hospitalized After Vehicle Tried to Enter

    Suspect Wounded, SUV Stopped After Shooting at NSA Gate

    Feb 14, 2018 10:16 AM2018-02-14 15:16:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-02-14 16:45:20 GMT
    In this image made from video and provided by WUSA TV-9, authorities investigate the scene of a shooting at Fort Meade, Md. on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.   (WUSA TV-9 via AP)In this image made from video and provided by WUSA TV-9, authorities investigate the scene of a shooting at Fort Meade, Md. on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (WUSA TV-9 via AP)
    Several people were hospitalized after a shooting Wednesday morning outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade, but none of the injuries were caused by gunfire, the spy agency said.More
    Several people were hospitalized after a shooting Wednesday morning outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade, but none of the injuries were caused by gunfire, the spy agency said.More
  • Ex-principal Awaiting Sentencing for Theft Charged With DUI

    Ex-principal Awaiting Sentencing for Theft Charged With DUI

    Feb 14, 2018 8:02 AM2018-02-14 13:02:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:37 AM EST2018-02-14 13:37:01 GMT
    Noel Rodriguez (Photo credit: Delaware State News)Noel Rodriguez (Photo credit: Delaware State News)
    A former Delaware charter school principal awaiting sentencing on federal theft charges is facing more trouble with the law.More
    A former Delaware charter school principal awaiting sentencing on federal theft charges is facing more trouble with the law.More
  • Speed Limit Changes in Salisbury Bypass Work Zone

    Speed Limit Changes in Salisbury Bypass Work Zone

    Feb 13, 2018 5:15 PM2018-02-13 22:15:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:36 AM EST2018-02-14 13:36:44 GMT
    SALISBURY, Md.- Drivers on the Salisbury Bypass will now have to slow down even more when passing through the construction zones. Starting Tuesday, the new posted speed limit is 45 miles per hour. The original speed limit in the work zones was 55 mph, howMore
    Drivers on the Salisbury Bypass will now have to slow down even more when passing through the construction zones. More
  • Delaware Lawmakers Pitch Extra $1.4M in State Police Funding

    Delaware Lawmakers Pitch Extra $1.4M in State Police Funding

    Feb 14, 2018 6:59 AM2018-02-14 11:59:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:39 AM EST2018-02-14 12:39:50 GMT
    Several Delaware lawmakers say they want to give state police $1.4 million more than requested.More
    Several Delaware lawmakers say they want to give state police $1.4 million more than requested.More
  • Blades Thanks Delaware National Guard During Contaminated Water Situation

    Blades Thanks Delaware National Guard During Contaminated Water Situation

    Feb 13, 2018 6:29 PM2018-02-13 23:29:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:36 AM EST2018-02-14 12:36:34 GMT
    BLADES, Del. - The community in Blades is giving back to the Delaware National Guard troops who have spent the past five days distributing and delivering drinkable water.On Tuesday, a free lunch from Panera Bread was delivered. Monday night, Blades resideMore
    The community in Blades is giving back to the Delaware National Guard troops who have spent the past five days distributing and delivering drinkable water.More
  • Va. House Republicans Pass Sanctuary Cities Bill

    Va. House Republicans Pass Sanctuary Cities Bill

    Feb 14, 2018 12:41 AM2018-02-14 05:41:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:35 AM EST2018-02-14 12:35:07 GMT
    A sanctuary cities bill was passed even though the governor of Virginia has vowed to veto the bill.More
    A sanctuary cities bill was passed even though the governor of Virginia has vowed to veto the bill.More
  • Maryland State Lawmaker Pushing Bill to Limit Eastern Shore Input on New Bay Bridge

    Maryland State Lawmaker Pushing Bill to Limit Eastern Shore Input on New Bay Bridge

    Feb 13, 2018 7:04 PM2018-02-14 00:04:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:34 AM EST2018-02-14 12:34:50 GMT
    Plenty of traffic on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge means plenty of opinions on how to fix it.More
    Plenty of traffic on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge means plenty of opinions on how to fix it. More
  • New English Class Helps Delaware Students Enter College Credit Courses

    New English Class Helps Delaware Students Enter College Credit Courses

    Feb 13, 2018 6:18 PM2018-02-13 23:18:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:33 AM EST2018-02-14 12:33:38 GMT
    MILFORD, Del. - The Delaware Department of Education has launched a new high school English class aimed at getting students into college courses sooner.The Foundations of College English was developed through funding from the Strada Education Network in pMore
    The Delaware Department of Education has launched a new high school English class aimed at getting students into college courses sooner.More
  • Gov. Hogan Names 2018 "Year of Frederick Douglass"

    Gov. Hogan Names 2018 "Year of Frederick Douglass"

    Feb 13, 2018 4:51 PM2018-02-13 21:51:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:31 AM EST2018-02-14 12:31:26 GMT
    Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass
    Gov. Larry Hogan today signed a proclamation declaring 2018 as the “Year of Frederick Douglass” in honor of the 200th anniversary of the birth of the famed abolitionist, writer, and orator.More
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Tuesday signed a proclamation declaring 2018 as the “Year of Frederick Douglass” in honor of the 200th anniversary of the birth of the famed abolitionist, writer, and orator.More
  • Proposed Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Cuts Faces Uphill Battle

    Proposed Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Cuts Faces Uphill Battle

    Feb 13, 2018 9:44 PM2018-02-14 02:44:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 9:44 PM EST2018-02-14 02:44:42 GMT
    President Donald Trump's plan to slash 90 percent of Chesapeake Bay cleanup funding, which could dismantle several decades of environmental restoration, met resistance from Maryland's Democratic congressional delegation.More
    President Donald Trump's plan to slash 90 percent of Chesapeake Bay cleanup funding, which could dismantle several decades of environmental restoration, met resistance from Maryland's Democratic congressional delegation.More
  • Killer Returned to Prison After Release Eyes Sentence Change

    Killer Returned to Prison After Release Eyes Sentence Change

    Feb 13, 2018 8:15 PM2018-02-14 01:15:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 8:15 PM EST2018-02-14 01:15:44 GMT
    A Delaware judge is weighing whether to grant a sentence reduction for a killer who was ordered back to prison after Delaware's Supreme Court reversed a judge's ruling that had freed her.More
    A Delaware judge is weighing whether to grant a sentence reduction for a killer who was ordered back to prison after Delaware's Supreme Court reversed a judge's ruling that had freed her.More
  • Dead Humpback Whale Washes Up at Chincoteague Beach

    Dead Humpback Whale Washes Up at Chincoteague Beach

    Feb 13, 2018 6:03 PM2018-02-13 23:03:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 6:03 PM EST2018-02-13 23:03:55 GMT
    Biologists are investigating the death of a humpback whale that washed up on the shore of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.More
    Biologists are investigating the death of a humpback whale that washed up on the shore of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.More
  • Lawmakers Push to Legalize Hemp; Farmers Unsure

    Lawmakers Push to Legalize Hemp; Farmers Unsure

    Feb 13, 2018 3:52 PM2018-02-13 20:52:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 4:00 PM EST2018-02-13 21:00:05 GMT
    Republican Delegate David Fraser-Hidalgo of Montgomery County is pushing a bill this year that would legalize the production and sale of hemp.More
    Maryland Republican Del. David Fraser-Hidalgo of Montgomery County is pushing a bill this year that would legalize the production and sale of hemp.More
  • Police Looking for Two Connected to a Burglary and Theft in Kent County

    Police Looking for Two Suspects Connected to a Burglary and Theft in Kent County

    Feb 13, 2018 1:18 PM2018-02-13 18:18:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 3:59 PM EST2018-02-13 20:59:01 GMT
    Delaware State Police are asking for the public’s assistance to locate two suspects who are wanted in connection with a burglary and a theft in Kent County, Del.More
    Delaware State Police are asking the public’s help in locating two people wanted in connection with a burglary and a theft in Kent County.More
  • Wor-Wic Offers Training to Become Table Games Dealer at Ocean Downs

    Training to Become A Table Games Dealer at Ocean Downs

    Feb 13, 2018 1:42 PM2018-02-13 18:42:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 2:33 PM EST2018-02-13 19:33:47 GMT
    Wor-Wic Community College is calling a success a partnership with Ocean Downs Casino to train people to become licensed dealers.More
    Wor-Wic Community College is calling a success a partnership with Ocean Downs Casino to train people to become licensed dealers.More
  • Maryland Ends Parental Rights of Rapists who Impregnate

    Hogan Signs New Law to Terminate Parental Rights to Rapists

    Feb 13, 2018 12:52 PM2018-02-13 17:52:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-02-13 19:03:42 GMT
    Governor Larry Hogan today signed a new law will enable rape victims who conceive a child to terminate the parental rights of their rapist.More
    Governor Larry Hogan today signed a new law will enable rape victims who conceive a child to terminate the parental rights of their rapist. More
  • Update: Police Obtain Audio Recording in Armored Truck Robbery

    Update: Police Obtain Audio Recording in Armored Truck Robbery

    Feb 13, 2018 12:06 PM2018-02-13 17:06:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 12:37 PM EST2018-02-13 17:37:49 GMT
    Video surveillance photo of one of the suspects wanted for holding up an armored truck driver filling up an ATM at the SECU on Mt. Hermon Road in Salisbury. (Photo credit: Salisbury Police Department)Video surveillance photo of one of the suspects wanted for holding up an armored truck driver filling up an ATM at the SECU on Mt. Hermon Road in Salisbury. (Photo credit: Salisbury Police Department)
    Salisbury police detectives say they have obtained an audio recording of the suspects involved in the robbery of an armored truck last month. Investigators have also increased the reward money for tips leading to arrests in the investigation.More
    Salisbury police detectives say they have obtained an audio recording of the suspects involved in the robbery of an armored truck last month. Investigators have also increased the reward money for tips leading to arrests in the investigation.More
  • Troopers Investigate Back-to-back Home Invasions

    Troopers Investigate Back-to-Back Homes Invasions

    Feb 13, 2018 11:43 AM2018-02-13 16:43:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 12:34 PM EST2018-02-13 17:34:52 GMT
    The unit block of Kentwood Drive, Dover; Photo Credit: DSPDThe unit block of Kentwood Drive, Dover; Photo Credit: DSPD
    Delaware State Police are investigating two early morning home invasions in Kent County.More
    Delaware State Police are investigating two early morning home invasions in Kent County.

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  • Updated: UMES President Discusses Resignation Decision

    UMES President Resigns

    Feb 12, 2018 11:01 AM2018-02-12 16:01:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 12:32 PM EST2018-02-13 17:32:54 GMT
    Dr. Juliette B. Bell Dr. Juliette B. Bell
    University of Maryland Eastern Shore President Dr. Juliette B. Bell on Monday announced she's stepping down. On Tuesday, she held a press conference to discuss her decision.More
    University of Maryland Eastern Shore President Dr. Juliette B. Bell on Monday announced she's stepping down. On Tuesday, she held a press conference to discuss her decision.More
  • Police: Bullets Fired at Rehoboth Beach House Hit Man Inside

    Police: Bullets Fired at Rehoboth Beach House Hit Man Inside

    Feb 13, 2018 9:05 AM2018-02-13 14:05:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 9:17 AM EST2018-02-13 14:17:00 GMT
    Delaware State Police are investigating a late Monday night shooting in Rehoboth Beach that left a 56-year-old man injured.More
    Delaware State Police are investigating a late Monday night shooting in Rehoboth Beach that left a 56-year-old man injured.More
  • Harrington Traffic Stop Nets Gun, Drugs and Cash

    Harrington Traffic Stop Nets Gun, Drugs and Cash

    Feb 13, 2018 9:12 AM2018-02-13 14:12:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 9:12 AM EST2018-02-13 14:12:56 GMT
    Christian BainesChristian Baines
    A Smyrna man is behind bars following a traffic stop in Harrington in which a gun, drugs and suspected drug money were seized, police said.More
    A Smyrna man is behind bars following a traffic stop in Harrington in which a gun, drugs and suspected drug money were seized, police said. More
  • Md. Police Department Hires Former Dover Officer Acquitted of Assault

    Md. Police Department Hires Former Dover Officer Acquitted of Assault

    Feb 13, 2018 7:57 AM2018-02-13 12:57:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 8:08 AM EST2018-02-13 13:08:27 GMT
    Thomas W. Webster IV (Photo credit: Delaware State News)Thomas W. Webster IV (Photo credit: Delaware State News)
    A former Dover, Delaware police corporal who was acquitted of assaulting a suspect in 2013 has been hired at a Maryland police department, pending state training and certification.More
    A former Dover, Delaware police corporal who was acquitted of assaulting a suspect in 2013 has been hired at an Eastern Shore of Maryland police department, pending state training and certification.More
  • Delaware Bills Aim to Relax Juvenile Felony Laws

    Delaware Bills Aim to Relax Juvenile Felony Laws

    Feb 13, 2018 8:07 AM2018-02-13 13:07:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 8:07 AM EST2018-02-13 13:07:11 GMT
    Four bills running through the Delaware Legislature are seeking to ease or change sentencing requirements for juveniles charged with felonies.More
    Four bills running through the Delaware Legislature are seeking to ease or change sentencing requirements for juveniles charged with felonies.More
  • Bill to Boost Economy in Poor Areas Advances in Virginia

    Bill to Boost Economy in Poor Areas Advances in Virginia

    Feb 13, 2018 4:24 AM2018-02-13 09:24:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:50 AM EST2018-02-13 12:50:06 GMT
    The Virginia General AssemblyThe Virginia General Assembly
    The Virginia House of Delegates will hold a final vote Tuesday for a bill meant to draw employers to rural and forgotten areas of Virginia through tax breaks.More
    The Virginia House of Delegates will hold a final vote Tuesday for a bill meant to draw employers to rural and forgotten areas of Virginia through tax breaks.More
  • Md. Delegates Introduce Bill Dealing with Small Breweries

    Md. Delegates Introduce Bill Dealing with Small Breweries

    Feb 13, 2018 4:19 AM2018-02-13 09:19:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:49 AM EST2018-02-13 12:49:42 GMT
    A bill introduced by two Maryland delegates seeks to roll back how much beer small breweries in the state can serve in their taprooms while allowing larger facilities to maintain existing limits.More
    A bill introduced by two Maryland delegates seeks to roll back how much beer small breweries in the state can serve in their taprooms while allowing larger facilities to maintain existing limits.More
  • Convicted Del. Killer Returned to Prison After Release Eyes Sentence Change

    Convicted Del. Killer Returned to Prison After Release Eyes Sentence Change

    Feb 13, 2018 4:15 AM2018-02-13 09:15:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:49 AM EST2018-02-13 12:49:28 GMT
    Defense attorneys are seeking a sentence modification for a killer who was ordered back to prison after Delaware's Supreme Court reversed a judge's ruling that had freed her.More
    Defense attorneys are seeking a sentence modification for a killer who was ordered back to prison after Delaware's Supreme Court reversed a judge's ruling that had freed her.More
  • State Attorneys General: No Citizenship Question on Census

    State Attorneys General: No Citizenship Question on Census

    Feb 13, 2018 3:34 AM2018-02-13 08:34:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:48 AM EST2018-02-13 12:48:57 GMT
    A coalition of state attorneys general on Monday urged the U.S. Department of Commerce to not add a question about citizenship to the 2020 census, saying it could lower participation among immigrants and cause a population undercount.More
    A coalition of state attorneys general on Monday urged the U.S. Department of Commerce to not add a question about citizenship to the 2020 census, saying it could lower participation among immigrants and cause a population undercount.More
  • Delaware State Parks Study Reveal Significant Economic Impact

    Delaware State Parks Study Reveal Significant Economic Impact

    Feb 12, 2018 10:11 PM2018-02-13 03:11:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:48 AM EST2018-02-13 12:48:35 GMT
    On Monday night state leaders gathered at Delaware Seashore State Park to celebrate the significant economic impact a new study revealed.More
    On Monday night state leaders gathered at Delaware Seashore State Park to celebrate the significant economic impact a new study revealed. More
  • Dover Plans to Sue Pharmaceutical Companies Over Opioid Epidemic

    Dover Plans Lawsuit Pharmaceutical Companies Over Opioid Epidemic

    Feb 12, 2018 9:39 PM2018-02-13 02:39:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:36 AM EST2018-02-13 12:36:31 GMT
    Dover City HallDover City Hall
    DOVER, Del. --- Dover council members on Monday night voted to retain attorneys to sue pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic, adding the city to a number of other municipalities across the country taking similar legal actions. Council voted inMore
    The Dover City Council on Monday night voted to retain attorneys to sue pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic, adding the city to a number of other municipalities across the country taking similar legal actions. More
  • Maryland Paid Sick Leave Law Goes into Effect

    Maryland Paid Sick Leave Law Goes into Effect

    Feb 12, 2018 5:50 PM2018-02-12 22:50:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:26 AM EST2018-02-13 12:26:47 GMT
    SALISBURY, Md.- After a lengthy battle and numerous set backs, including vetos by Governor Larry Hogan, the state of Maryland now has a new paid sick leave policy in effect. The bill is called the Healthy Working Families Act, and it requires employers wiMore
    After a lengthy battle and numerous set backs, including vetoes by Gov. Larry Hogan, the state of Maryland now has a new paid sick leave policy in effect. More
  • Route 50: From OC to California

    Route 50: From OC to Cali

    Feb 12, 2018 2:04 PM2018-02-12 19:04:00 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 2:22 PM EST2018-02-12 19:22:12 GMT
    If you're leaving Ocean City, Maryland over the Route 50 bridge heading west, there's a chance you might have noticed a sign that reads the distance to Sacramento, California. But, why is that sign even in Ocean City?More
    If you're leaving Ocean City, Maryland over the Route 50 bridge heading west, there's a chance you might have noticed a sign that reads the distance to Sacramento, California. But, why is that sign even in Ocean City?

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  • Cape Henlopen School Bus Crashes in Milton

    Cape Henlopen School Bus Crashes in Milton

    Feb 12, 2018 5:35 PM2018-02-12 22:35:00 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 5:36 PM EST2018-02-12 22:36:47 GMT
    Delaware State Police are investigating a school bus crash that occurred Monday afternoon.More
    Delaware State Police are investigating a school bus crash that occurred Monday afternoon.More
  • Town of Blades Holding Meeting on Contaminated Water on Tuesday, Solution May Arrive Wednesday

    Solution for Blades Contaminated Water Could Arrive Wednesday

    Feb 12, 2018 4:59 PM2018-02-12 21:59:00 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 5:07 PM EST2018-02-12 22:07:37 GMT
    BLADES, Del.- The town of Blades says a solution to their contaminated water could be here as soon as Wednesday.The town is currently waiting for a carbon filtration system from Pittsburgh to arrive. Town Administrator Vikki Prettyman says it should be inMore
    BLADES, Del.- The town of Blades says a solution to their contaminated water could be here as soon as Wednesday.The town is currently waiting for a carbon filtration system from Pittsburgh to arrive. Town Administrator Vikki Prettyman says it should be inMore
  • Salisbury Looking to Redevelop City "Eyesore"

    Salisbury Looking to Redevelop City "Eyesore"

    Feb 12, 2018 11:35 AM2018-02-12 16:35:00 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 4:57 PM EST2018-02-12 21:57:53 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    The City of Salisbury is looking to redevelop property that sits at one of the city's busiest intersections. The building sits at the corner of Route 13 and East Church Street. It was once a controversial adult store, but today it sits in disrepair.More
    The City of Salisbury is looking to redevelop property that sits at one of the city's busiest intersections. The building, which sits at the corner of Route 13 and East Church Street, was once a controversial adult store, but today it sits in disrepair.More
  • Delmarva Power Files Plans to Pass Federal Tax Reduction Savings to Maryland Customers

    Delmarva Power Files Plans to Pass Federal Tax Reduction Savings to Maryland Customers

    Feb 12, 2018 4:44 PM2018-02-12 21:44:00 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 4:46 PM EST2018-02-12 21:46:05 GMT
    Delmarva Power announced Monday that it has filed plans with the Maryland Public Service Comission to pass along $13 million in tax savings to customers.More
    Delmarva Power announced Monday that it has filed plans with the Maryland Public Service Commission to pass along $13 million in tax savings to customers.More
  • Flu Hitting Some Delmarva Schools Hard

    Flu Hitting Delmarva Preschools Hard

    Feb 12, 2018 3:45 PM2018-02-12 20:45:00 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 3:47 PM EST2018-02-12 20:47:24 GMT
    Building blocks were all part of the fun at Jack and Jill Preschool in Cambridge - with a few sneezes in between.More
    Building blocks were all part of the fun at Jack and Jill Preschool in Cambridge - with a few sneezes in between.More
  • MDE Investigating Possible Asbestos at Mall Under Demolition in OC

    MDE Investigating Possible Asbestos at Mall Under Demolition in OC

    Feb 09, 2018 9:19 AM2018-02-09 14:19:00 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 3:10 PM EST2018-02-12 20:10:09 GMT
    Demolition has gotten underway for much of the 94th Street Mall in Ocean City, Maryland.  (Photo: Chopper 16)Demolition has gotten underway for much of the 94th Street Mall in Ocean City, Maryland. (Photo: Chopper 16)
    The Maryland Department of Environment is investigating a complaint about possible asbestos on the site of the largely abandoned 94th Street Mall in Ocean City. Demolition on the mall got underway earlier this month.More
    The Maryland Department of Environment is investigating a complaint about possible asbestos on the site of the largely abandoned 94th Street Mall in Ocean City. Demolition on the mall had already gotten underway before MDE received Friday's complaint. More
  • Nearly 1,000 Flu Cases Confirmed in Delaware in Single Week

    Delaware Breaks Flu Record

    Feb 12, 2018 2:10 PM2018-02-12 19:10:00 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 2:49 PM EST2018-02-12 19:49:14 GMT
    Nearly 1,000 cases of influenza have been confirmed in Delaware in a single week, the most the state has ever recorded.More
    Nearly 1,000 cases of influenza have been confirmed in Delaware in a single week, the most the state has ever recorded.More
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