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'A needle in a haystack': archeologists find 11 graves at Frankford site

Officials believe a historic African American cemetery has been discovered in Sussex County.

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The state’s new Attorney General has announced her first criminal justice reform initiative.


Southern Delaware Tourism

Southern Delaware Tourism’s 2019 Photo Contest is underway.

The Coalition for the Delaware River Watershed is cheering an increase in federal funding for this fiscal year.

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A verdict in the second trial of inmates allegedly involved in the Vaughn prison riot is in.


A jury made up of 11 women and one man did not deliver a single guilty verdict Monday.

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State lawmakers in the Sportsmen Caucus are trying to save a program that feeds low-income families.

Delaware Forest Service

Arbor Day 2019 is fast approaching, and with it the Delaware Forest Service’s annual Arbor Day Poster Contest.


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The organizers of Punkin Chunkin are preparing to return from a two-year hiatus. And they would like to keep the event in Delaware.



Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

A Council committee of the whole interviewed seven candidates for the seat Friday. They recommended Linda Gray advance to a full vote by Council.

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The Christina School District is keeping administration of statewide services for children with autism.

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Wilmington-based WSFS Bank is one step closer to acquiring Philadelphia’s Beneficial Bank.