Delaware Public Media


Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

This story was originally published Sept. 14, 2018.


New Castle County has finished surveying residents of two communities along Route 9 about environmental conditions in their neighborhoods— and whether they might ultimately want to relocate, if given the opportunity.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

A polluted aquifer in Hockessin will get federal cleanup assistance, after being added to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's National Priorities List Tuesday.


Katie Peikes / Delaware Public Media

State environmental and health officials told Blades-area residents Thursday night they’ve shifted their focus to testing private wells after the town's new filtration system significantly lowered contaminants in municipal wells.


DuPont was dealt another blow in an Ohio courtroom Wednesday after a jury found the company liable for a man’s testicular cancer.