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 2020-09-14 16:49 

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Salisbury City Officials Urge Citizens to Complete 2020 Census Before Deadline...

City Administrator Julia Glanz and the Wicomico County Complete Count Committee are urging City of Salisbury and Wicomico County residents to complete the 2020 U.S. Census before the upcoming deadline...

 2020-09-14 16:46 

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DNREC Seeks Input on Delaware's Climate Action Plan...

DNREC kicks off a series of virtual public workshops this week aimed at getting feedback on potential actions the state can take to best prepare for climate change....

 2020-09-14 15:51 

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First-ever Salisbury Pride Event Postponed to 2021...

The first-ever Salisbury Pride parade and festival, which was slated to happen in October, has been postponed to June of next year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers announced Monday....

 2020-09-14 15:22 

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Georgetown Man Charged With Indecent Exposure...

A Georgetown, Del., man is facing multiple charges following accusations that he exposed himself to a teenage girl in the parking lot of Walmart....

 2020-09-14 14:43 

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Delaware Courts Resume Issuing Failure to Appear Bench Warrants...

As part of the Delaware Judiciary's ongoing reopening efforts, the Delaware Courts on Monday resumed issuing bench warrants for individuals who fail to appear for certain proceedings....

 2020-09-14 14:32 

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Md. Governor Announces $11.8M in Highway Safety Grants...

The Hogan administration says $11.8 million in highway safety grants will be dispersed by the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration's Highway Safety Office to more than 90 traffic safety-related organ...

 2020-09-14 14:05 

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Baltimore Records Violent Week With 45 Shot, 11 Dead...

A violent week in Baltimore has ended with at least 45 people shot, 11 of them fatally, according to police data....

 2020-09-14 13:20 

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Fire Heavily Damages Caroline County Home...

Authorities are investigating a fire that caused more than $100,000 in damage to a home in Caroline County, Md....

 2020-09-14 11:36 

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Troopers Charge Driver With DUI-Related Citations Following Crash...

Maryland State Police charged a man Sunday night with Driving Under the Influence following a crash in Wicomico County....

 2020-09-14 11:27 

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Black Scientists Call Out Racism In The Field And Counter It...

Ecologist Christopher Schell is studying how coronavirus shutdowns have affected wildlife in Seattle and other cities. But when planning fieldwork, he also thinks about how he's perceived in neighborh...

 2020-09-14 11:25 

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Three injured in public transit bus crash in Delaware...

Three people were hurt when a public transit bus broke through a fence and a retaining wall, then landed in a parking lot after crashing into at least two other vehicles....

 2020-09-14 11:23 

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Off-Duty Lifeguards Save Teen From Drowning In Potomac River...

A 17-year-old boy tried to swim across the Potomac River from Virginia to Maryland Sunday night and almost drowned until two off-duty lifeguards saved his life, authorities said....

 2020-09-13 17:55 

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Maryland Crabmeat Pickers Hit Hard by COVID-19 This Summer...

Health officials say 50 crabmeat pickers on Maryland's Eastern Shore contracted COVID-19 this summer....

 2020-09-13 17:52 

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Smyrna Police Investigating Shooting...

Smyrna Police detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred on Saturday night....

 2020-09-13 17:48 

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Troopers Arrest Lincoln Woman for Aggravated Menacing...

The Delaware State Police arrested 43-year-old Michelle Henderson for aggravated menacing and related charges after she threatened someone within a residence in Cedar Village Mobile Home Park Lincoln,...

 2020-09-13 16:31 

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Haven't Mailed Your Ballot for DE Primary? You Can Still Make Sure Your Vote Counts...

WBOC TV 16 is Delmarva's number one source for breaking news, local news, weather, sports, education and traffic information. WBOC covers Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia....

 2020-09-13 13:31 

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The NFL Returns: Eagles, Ravens and Washington All in Action Sunday...

The NFL is back. 13 games are to be played Sunday, including and NFC East Matchup between the Eagles and The Washington Football Team...

 2020-09-13 13:09 

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University of Delaware Professor; Climate Change Denier Hired at NOAA...

David Legates made a name for himself by openly doubting and questioning various climate change studies in years past...

 2020-09-13 00:05 

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Dover Mayor Gives Go-Ahead for Halloween, Holiday Events...

The mayor of Dover says the city will move forward with plans to allow Halloween trick or treating and to host an annual holiday celebration in December....

 2020-09-12 18:09 

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Officials: 10% of Virginia Inmates Test Positive for Virus...

Virginia prison officials say more than 10% of the state's 27,000 inmates have now tested positive for COVID-19....

 2020-09-12 18:02 

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Maryland's Ballot Vendor Drops Out as Printing Was to Begin...

Maryland's ballot printing vendor has cut ties with the state with less than 60 days before the presidential election, but the state is still on track to print mail-in ballots by late this month, sta...

 2020-09-12 17:54 

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Troopers Arrest Man on Felony Assault Charges...

The Delaware State Police have arrested 34 year-old, Alvaro Marroquinn on Assault 1st (F) and Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony charges (F), stemming from an assault that occur...

 2020-09-12 17:49 

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Man Charged with DUI After Hitting a State Trooper's Car...

The Delaware State Police are investigating a DUI involved crash early this morning in which a State Troopers vehicle was struck....

 2020-09-12 17:44 

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166th Airlift Wing Scheduled to Conduct Week-Long Training Exercise in Delaware...

The 166th Airlift Wing is scheduled to conduct a week-long training scenario at the Delaware Air National Guard Base, at New Castle County Airport, September 14 - 18, 2020....

 2020-09-12 01:42 

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Delaware Expands Free Coronavirus Testing Access...

Delaware is expanding access to free coronavirus testing...

 2020-09-11 22:18 

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State of Emergency Violations at Bridgeville Rodeo Festival Results in Three Charges and $21,000 Fine...

Three administrative charges were filed against the licensee, Mexican Folkloric Dance Society of New York, in connection with an outdoor rodeo festival hosted in Bridgeville last weekend and two previ...

 2020-09-11 21:56 

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Parents Have Some Concerns After the First Week of School...

The first week of virtual classes for many schools on Delmarva has come to a close. Many parents were met with challenges as they navigate a very unique new school year....

 2020-09-11 21:49 

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Charges Filed Against Organizers of Bridgeville Concert; DPH Reccomends Attendees Get Tested for COVID-19...

The Division of Alcohol and Tobacco officers who investigated the rodeo concert in Bridgeville charged Alex Garcia the director of this non-profit organization, three counts, and a $21,000 fine....

 2020-09-11 19:39 

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Berlin Updates 2020 Event Schedule: Christmas Parade and NYE Celebrations Canceled...

The Town of Berlin announced Friday it will modify several events and cancel the Berlin Christmas Parade & New Year's Eve celebrations for this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-09-11 18:41 

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Md. Dept. of Housing and Community Development Announces FY 2021 Application Round for State Revitalization Programs...

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development is announcing the Fiscal Year 2021 application round for three state revitalization programs....

 2020-09-11 18:23 

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US Marks 9/11 Anniversary at Tributes Shadowed by Virus...

Americans commemorated 9/11 Friday as another national crisis reconfigured memorial ceremonies, dividing some victims' families over coronavirus safety precautions, and a presidential campaign carved...

 2020-09-11 17:04 

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$480K in Federal Money Earmarked for Firefighter Training Across Md....

A $486,745.22 in federal funding will go to the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute to train thousands of firefighters across the state....

 2020-09-11 17:00 

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Cape Henlopen Education Association President Outline Association's Vote of no Confidence...

The Cape Henlopen Education Association recently held multiple discussions about the school district reopening plan that was adopted during the Aug. 6 board meeting....

 2020-09-11 15:20 

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NC Man Arrested for Pocomoke City Catalytic Converter Thefts...

Pocomoke City police have arrested a North Carolina man accused of stealing catalytic converters from vehicles....

 2020-09-11 14:12 

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Trump, Biden Commemorating 9/11 at Memorial Events...

As the nation marks the 19th anniversary of the Sept 11 attacks in the midst of another unfolding tragedy, the men vying to lead the nation next year are paying their respects at the same memorial — w...

 2020-09-11 13:34 

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Wicomico Works to Remove Invasive Plant at Leonard's Mill Park...

Wicomico County is in the process of removing invasive Japanese knotweed (Reynoutria japonica) from Leonard's Mill Park in Salisbury....

 2020-09-11 12:56 

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Delaware Legislative Black Caucus to Host Webinar on DE Relief Grants Program...

The Delaware Legislative Black Caucus will host a virtual information session next week aimed at helping minority-owned businesses access the $100 million DE Relief Grants program being offered throug...

 2020-09-11 11:59 

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9/11 Remembered: COVID Pandemic Makes Honoring Loved Ones Especially Challenging...

In this most challenging year, September 11th takes on even more meaning, as we once again remember lives lost and celebrate the heroes....

 2020-09-11 00:12 

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Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association Votes to Begin Fall Sports on September 28th...

WBOC TV 16 is Delmarva's number one source for breaking news, local news, weather, sports, education and traffic information. WBOC covers Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia....

 2020-09-10 23:03 

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Delaware Joins List of States and Localities Suing Big Oil...

Delaware has joined the list of state and local governments that have sued the petroleum industry in an attempt to hold oil producers accountable for costs related to climate change....

 2020-09-10 22:58 

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Local Restaurants Have Concerns Amid New Spike in COVID Numbers...

Tension is brewing between restaurant owners and the Wicomico County Health Department as the county sees an uptick in the COVID positivity rate....

 2020-09-10 22:53 

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Delaware Unveils New Intelligence Operations Center for Prisons...

WBOC TV 16 is Delmarva's number one source for breaking news, local news, weather, sports, education and traffic information. WBOC covers Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia....

 2020-09-10 20:54 

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Virtual Learning Begins in Wicomico County Public Schools, Parents Have Mixed Feelings...

WBOC TV 16 is Delmarva's number one source for breaking news, local news, weather, sports, education and traffic information. WBOC covers Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia....

 2020-09-10 20:23 

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Cape High School Prepares for Switch to 4x4 Block Schedules...

Cape Henlopen students l will start school just over a week late compared to previous years. High schoolers will take even number periods this semester and odd numbers next semester. Previously they w...

 2020-09-10 20:21 

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Mass Testing Leads to Rise in COVID-19 Cases at Salisbury University...

Salisbury University has seen a significant jump in cases of COVID-19 among students, staff and faculty as the school wrapped up efforts to make sure everyone on campus get tested this week....

 2020-09-10 19:22 

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Democrat Fairfax Announces Bid for Virginia Governor...

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is launching a run for governor despite facing two high-profile allegations of sexual assault he has strenuously denied....

 2020-09-10 19:20 

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States Ask Judge to Reverse Changes at US Postal Service...

A group of states - including Maryland and Virginia - is suing over service cuts at the U.S. Postal Service is asking a federal judge to immediately undo some of them, saying the integrity of the upco...

 2020-09-10 17:01 

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Seaford Man Arrested on Drug and Weapon Charges...

Delaware State Police concluded a 6 month long investigation on September 8, 2020, that resulted in the arrest of 37-year-old Adan Montalvo-Cruz of Seaford on multiple drug and weapon charges....

 2020-09-10 16:59 

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Maryland Acquires 250K Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Tests...

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Thursday announced the acquisition of 250,000 rapid point-of-care COVID-19 antigen tests, which will be deployed to nursing homes, assisted-living facilities, and correcti...

 2020-09-10 16:52 

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Second Endangered Sea Turtle Rescued in Sussex County in the Past Week...

The MERR Institute has rescued another endangered Kemp's Ridley sea turtle, making it the second rescue for that species in just one week....

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