Governor formalizes vaccine requirement for schools

Governor John Carney and the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) have formally issued an emergency regulation requiring educators, school staff, volunteers, and contractors working in Delaware schools to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or undergo weekly testing beginning November 1.…

Delawareans indicted for insurance fraud

Several residents have been indicted on insurance fraud, the Delaware Insurance Commissioner’s Office announced Monday. Late last month in New Castle County, a Grand Jury indicted multiple residents for insurance fraud. The indictments stem from Department of Insurance Fraud Prevention Bureau investigations,…

Seaford man charged with multiple counts of child sex abuse

A Bridgeville man has been arrested on multiple counts of child sex abuse in Seaford. According to the Seaford Police Department, 51-year-old Bryan Willoughby was arrested on Friday following a month and a half long investigation. Police say Willoughby allegedly solicited sexual…

State Auditor rejects calls to resign, proclaims innocence

Delaware State Auditor Kathy McGuiness is firing back after Democratic leaders in Dover called for her to take a leave of absence in the wake of her indictment. Through her attorney, McGuiness issued a statement Thursday proclaiming her innocence and rejecting calls…

Skunk tests positive for rabies in Greenwood

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The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is strongly reminding Delawareans to use caution when around unknown wild animals, including feral cats and stray animals. The reminder comes after a skunk in Greenwood recently tested positive for rabies after attacking a stray…

Delaware lawmakers call on State Auditor to take leave of absence

Delaware Democratic leaders in Dover are now calling on State Auditor Kathy McGuiness to take a leave of absence following her indictment on misconduct charges. Senate leadership issued the following statement, saying “today we urge Auditor McGuiness to place the public’s interests…