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Another State Warns About Fatal Threat Of Cocaine-Laced Fentanyl

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:24:59 GMT

Delaware officials are warning residents about the fatal threat from cocaine laced with the synthetic opioid fentanyl, which is causing overdose deaths to rise across the state. Delaware Department of Safety and Homeland Security's Forensic Chemistry Unit and Toxicology Unit are increasingly testing "samples with a mixture of cocaine and fentanyl," department director of communications Wendy Hudson said.

Could safe injection sites come to Delaware?

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 05:44:02 GMT

The idea of safe injection sites comes with legal and ethical hurdles, but has shown positive results in Canada and Europe. Is Delaware ready for safe drug injection sites? The idea of safe injection sites comes with legal and ethical hurdles, but has shown positive results in Canada and Europe.

Nor'easter takes a bite out of Delaware beaches

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:55:57 GMT

Nor'easter takes a bite out of Delaware beaches, leaving 'significant' erosion After Wednesday's nor'easter, officials are taking stock of the beaches and are finding heavy erosion. Check out this story on Delmarva beaches felt the brunt of Wednesday's nor'easter while the rest of the area was spared from significant snowfall.

Nor'easter snowfall falls short of dire predictions

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 20:08:26 GMT

Parts of the state got as many as 7 inches of snow over the two-day storm, but average snowfall was closer to 4.3 inches. Nor'easter snowfall falls short of dire predictions for Delaware Parts of the state got as many as 7 inches of snow over the two-day storm, but average snowfall was closer to 4.3 inches.

Delaware Killer Loses Appeal for Prison Assault

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:17:42 GMT

Delaware's Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a man sentenced to life without parole for assaulting a correctional officer while serving an earlier life sentence for a murder he committed as a juvenile. In a ruling Tuesday, the court said the appeal by Desi Sykes had no merit.

Fire at Amazon Facility in Delaware Causes $1K in Damage

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:17:41 GMT

Authorities say an accidental fire at an Amazon warehouse in Delaware resulted in an estimated $1,000 in damages to stock selection of product. Delaware State Assistant Fire Marshal Michael Chionchio told WDEL-FM that the Tuesday night fire was caused by static electricity igniting leaking vapor from a container of assorted aerosol cans in the Amazon Fulfillment Center's processing area.

Freshman Girl Accused of School Shooting Threat in Delaware

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:17:40 GMT

A 17-year-old high school freshman is accused of making an online threat about a shooting at a Delaware school. News outlets report the unnamed girl was arrested Tuesday on a charge of misdemeanor terroristic threatening, a day after Newark police say Newark High School officials shared the threat.

Snow has begun falling over Delaware and DelDOT cautions motorists...

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 03:44:25 GMT

Heavy snow starts to fall around 2 p.m. along Cave Neck Road between Milton and Lewes. RON MACARTHUR PHOTO The Inland Bays start to rise south of the Indian River Inlet Bridge at 12:30 p.m. DENNIS FORNEY PHOTO The Cape Region is getting hammered by snow despite the season changing to spring earlier this week.

Newark high freshman charged with online threats

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 22:44:51 GMT

Newark high freshman charged with making online threats of school shooting The 17-year-old girl charged with terroristic threatening has been released after posting $500 bail, police said. Check out this story on A 17-year-old Newark High School freshman has been charged with making threat online about a shooting at the school, police said.

Snowfall, expected to last all night, intensifies after noon

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 22:44:50 GMT

The ongoing storm, which began with snow and icy rain Tuesday afternoon, could last throughout the night, forecasters predict. It's the fourth nor'easter of the month.

HA 2 to SB 114

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 04:32:34 GMT

This amendment changes the members assigned to the Spay and Neuter Performance Review Committee from the President of the Boards to the Executive Directors of those agencies.

HB 316

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:27:38 GMT

This bill amends the Charter of the City of Delaware City. Section 1 changes the maximum repayment term from ten to twenty years for the financing of a capital asset.

The mobile driver's license will verify if the person is over 18 or 21 and display a photo.

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 06:58:21 GMT

The Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles has launched a mobile driver's license pilot study that will run for six months, according to a release from the Delaware Department of Transportation. "Delaware is among the first states to test a mobile driver's license, and we're excited to help move this new technology forward," said Gov. John Carney said in the release.

Lawmakers introduce bill to ban marriage for anyone under 18 in Delaware

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 17:51:50 GMT

House Bill 337, if passed, would prohibit state officials from granting a marriage license to anyone under the age of 18. Current law allows for minors to get married if they have parental consent, but that would change if the measure becomes law. " No individual under the age of 18 shall be granted a marriage license," the legislation reads.

Delaware Lawmakers Eye Increase in Minimum Wage

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 13:54:26 GMT

Delaware lawmakers are eyeing a proposal to increase the state's minimum wage. A bill to be voted on by the state Senate on Tuesday would increase the current minimum wage of $8.25 an hour to $8.75 an hour on Oct. 1. The wage would then increase another 50 cents next year to $9.25 an hour effective Oct. 1, 2019.

Delaware police to enforce DUI checkpoints for St. Patrick's Day weekend

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 04:25:31 GMT

If you drink and drive during this Saint Patrick's Day weekend you'll be pushing your luck, And there's a high likelihood you'll be pulled over. During the holiday law enforcement officials say they continually see a spike in impaired driving crashes from year to year.

DPH Confirms 30 Flu-Related Deaths in Delaware

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 23:32:09 GMT

DOVER, Del.- Delaware's Division of Public Health is reporting two more flu-related deaths that occurred during the last two weeks of February, bringing the 2017-2018 season death total to 30. This number breaks the previous single-season record of 28 flu-related deaths, set in 2014-2015. The deceased were both women, 83 and 84-years-old, from New Castle and Kent counties, respectively.