MILFORD, Del.- Two Delaware DNREC Fish and Wildlife Enforcement officers are being credited for rescuing a deer that fell through ice while walking on Milford's Haven Lake.
Officers Jeff Howel and Carl Wimckoski said that on Wednesday they observed the deer approach shore when the ice collapsed, leaving it in harm's way. The officers used a small nearby boat to break the ice in order to get closer to the deer.
Howel and Wimckoski said they were able to get the deer safely to shore by herding it through the path the small boat originally plowed.
The deer was not injured in the incident, according to the officers.
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DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - A new Family Dollar is looking to set up shop in downtown Dover. The builders are going before the city's planning commission Monday night looking for approval to move forward.TheMore
The Family Dollar would replace a recognizable building that some have called it a bit of an eye sore - the old NAPA store on Loockerman and New Sts.More
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DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - Job centers at Delaware libraries are in danger of shutting down later this year. The funding for the programs is running out.Nick Strasser has been looking for job for a long timeMore
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Monday, May 20 2013 4:10 PM EDT2013-05-20 20:10:59 GMT
CENTREVILLE, Md. - The statistics speak for themselves. The intersection of Route 301 and 304 in Queen Anne's County has averaged one serious injury each month and caused at least one death each year upMore
The statistics speak for themselves. The intersection of Routes 301 and 304 in Queen Anne's County has averaged one serious injury each month and caused at least one death each year up to 2011. Now, $54 million in state funds have just been set aside for an overpass project to make that intersection safer for drivers.More
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HARRINGTON,Del.- Harrington police arrested a 42-year-old Smyrna male over the weekend, charging him with his fifth DUI offense.On Saturday, while patrolling Route 13, officers say that they stoppedMore
Harrington police say a weekend traffic stop has led to a 53-year-old woman being charged with her 5th offense DUI.More
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SALISBURY, Md.- Salisbury police are looking for two suspects after a man was shot and injured during a Sunday night armed robbery. At around 9:42 p.m., officers responded to the 200 block of WinterbourneMore
Salisbury police are looking for two suspects after a man was shot and injured during a Sunday night armed robbery.More
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