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A storm is expected to bring a mix of snow and rain this weekend before hitting the first state with a blast of cold.

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Delaware’s Parks and Recreation Council voted Thursday to raise surf fishing permit fees and limit the number of permits issued each year.

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Newark Mayor Polly Sierer emailed City Council members Friday morning that she had decided not to seek a third term as mayor.


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Delawareans will march to celebrate women’s empowerment in Newark on Saturday.


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Gov. John Carney delivers his annual State of State address Thursday before a joint session of the General Assembly, offering his agenda for 2019.

You can watch the speech live in its entirety below - and tune in to All Things Considered Thursday and Morning Edition Friday to full coverage and reaction.

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Delaware State Police (DSP) is encouraging First State residents to “say something” if they “see something.”



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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.