Delaware Forest Service launches Arbor Day Poster Contest

The Delaware Forest Service is now seeking entries for its annual Arbor Day Poster Contest, open to all K-5 public, private, homeschool, after-school, and other organized youth groups.  Designed to increase student knowledge about trees and forest resources, the contest is a great way…

13-year-old girl killed in crash near Millsboro

A 13-year-old girl has died following a serious crash near Millsboro. According to the Delaware State Police Department, the crash occurred around 1:11 p.m., Monday as a 2006 Jeep Liberty, operated by a 17-year-old girl from Frankford, was traveling northbound on Hollyville…

Beebe suspends all non-emergency surgeries

Beebe Healthcare has implemented a postponement of all non-emergency surgeries and procedures starting Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022. The healthcare organization is taking these difficult measures so that staff and beds can be reassigned for inpatient care. This is directly related to the…

Kent County men arrested on multiple drug felonies in Dover

A pair of Kent County men were arrested and charged with multiple drug-related felonies after police say they were found with heroin, crack cocaine, over 140 MDMA pills, and other drugs in Dover. According to the Delaware State Police Department, on Tuesday,…

Quid Pro Quo in Seaford? Councilman blasts Mayor after state files lawsuit over abortion ordinance

Seaford Councilman James King is speaking out, blasting Mayor David Genshaw and questioning if there’s a quid pro quo after the Attorney General’s Office announced it was suing the city over a controversial abortion-rights ordinance that Councilman King claims the Mayor spearheaded…

Delaware Senate Republicans take issue with Governor’s mask mandate

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The Delaware State Senate Republican Caucus issued a statement Wednesday morning disagreeing with Governor John Carney’s mask mandate implemented earlier this week, requiring facial coverings in all public indoor spaces statewide. “We disagree with these measures. We are approaching the two-year anniversary…

BREAKING | Governor Carney issues mask mandate for all indoor spaces in Delaware

Governor John Carney on Monday signed a revision to the State of Emergency declaration, requiring masks in all indoor public settings, including convenience stores, grocery stores, gyms, restaurants, bars, hair salons, malls, and casinos. The mask requirement takes effect at 8 a.m.,…

Lincoln home struck by gunfire, police investigating

Delaware State Police are investigating after a home was shot up in Lincoln. According to the Delaware State Police Department, the incident occurred around 1:55 a.m., Sunday when troopers were dispatched to the 19000 block of Bunting Avenue for reports that gunfire…

Laurel man charged with resisting arrest, attacking police

A Laurel man was arrested on three counts of felony assault after police say he fought three state troopers, punching each of them in the head as he resisted arrest over a warrant issued for shoplifting. According to the Delaware State Police…