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Environmental advocate responds to proposed slag grinding facility

An clean air advocate has some concerns about the slag grinding facility proposed for near the Port of Wilmington.

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Farm Bill passes Congress with expanded safety net programs for Delaware farmers

The 2018 Farm Bill is heading to the president for his signature after both chambers of Congress passed a compromise version this week.

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Sarah Mueller

Delaware seeks to reduce its high rates of incarceration and recidivism by revamping its re-entry procedures.

Courtesy of the City of Wilmington

Wilmington City officials dedicated a state historical marker Tuesday for the Bell Funeral Home on the city’s East Side.

Sussex County Council approved its new Comprehensive Plan Tuesday.


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State Auditor elect Kathy McGuiness is getting a jump on her transition into office.

Deputy Auditor James Spadola says he is stepping down effective Wednesday and retiring State Auditor Tom Wagner is naming McGuiness to replace him for the remainder of Wagner’s time in office.

Photo taken by Carey Cahill Murray

Sussex County carolers and other groups donated thousands of food items for local families in need this week.


A three-year study on Christmas tree sales in the First State is wrapping up at the end of this holiday season.

The Department of Health and Social Services’ (DHSS), Adopt-A-Family Holiday program comes to a close this week.



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PBF Energy and its partner The Linde Group recently broke ground on a hydrogen plant at the Delaware City Refinery. The plant will help the refinery convert more crude oil products into higher quality fuels.  



Environmental groups are decrying the Trump administration’s decision allowing seismic testing off the First State’s coast.

Special Olympics

The Beau Biden Foundation is partnering with Special Olympics International to start an initiative to protect people with intellectual disabilities from physical and sexual abuse.