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The second trial of inmates allegedly involved in the February 2017 riot at the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center began with opening statements Monday.

 


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Some schools in the First State are being affected Monday by the the winter storm that rolled through Delaware over the weekend.

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Delaware’s Department of Transportation (DelDOT) hosts an open house for Project SEARCH this week.

 


The First State can expect its first significant snowfall of the year this weekend.

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When the historically Lenape Little Union Church in Cheswold, Del. burned down at the end of last month, a piece of history disappeared with it.

In this week’s Enlighten Me, Delaware Public Media’s Sophia Schmidt sits down with Chief of the Lenape Indian Tribe of Delaware Dennis Coker and Richard Durham of an associated church about Little Union and it roots in the Lenape community.


Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

Throughout the City of Wilmington, shooting incidents were down 58 percent in 2018 compared to 2017. There were 115 fewer shooting victims.

 


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A $636 million dollar toll road running from Route 1 to the Delaware-Maryland line opened to traffic Thursday.

 


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A highway safety project more than a year in the making is now underway.

 


Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

Federal officials announced Tuesday that full Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits will be available to participants for the month of February.

 

Roughly 137,000 Delaware residents rely on SNAP, according to state officials.

 


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