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 2020-09-10 15:48 

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City of Rehoboth Beach to Hold Upcoming Blood Drive...

The City of Rehoboth Beach has scheduled a blood drive on Sept. 22 in an effort to keep the local blood supply stable during the pandemic....

 2020-09-10 15:15 

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[ Salisbury ]

Maryland Univ. System Chancellor Cuts Pay, Warns of Layoffs...

The University System of Maryland's chancellor announced he is taking a 10% pay cut and warned that employees could face furloughs, pay reductions or layoffs as the system struggles to close a budget...

 2020-09-10 14:33 

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[ Salisbury ]

National Folk Festival to Hold Virtual Celebration This Weekend...

While the National Folk Festival cannot hold a live event in downtown Salisbury, Md., this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers will hold a virtual celebration Sept. 12-13....

 2020-09-10 13:48 

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[ Salisbury ]

Funland in Rehoboth Beach Extends its Season...

Funland has announced that it has extended its season - for the first time - to include weekends through late September....

 2020-09-10 12:56 

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[ Salisbury ]

US Layoffs Remain Elevated as 884,000 Seek Jobless Aid...

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits was unchanged last week at 884,000, a sign that layoffs are stuck at a historically high level six months after the viral pandemic flattened...

 2020-09-10 12:08 

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[ Salisbury ]

Virginia County to Move Confederate Statue to Battlefield...

Officials in a Virginia county say its Confederate soldier statue, cannons and cannonballs are being relocated to a battlefield in the Shenandoah Valley after they are removed on Saturday....

 2020-09-10 12:06 

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[ Salisbury ]

Virginia Jail on Lockdown After Positive Tests for COVID-19...

Officials in Virginia say a regional jail is on lockdown after approximately 70% of its inmates recently tested positive for COVID-19....

 2020-09-10 07:54 

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[ Salisbury ]

Thursday Marks World Suicide Prevention Day...

Thursday marks World Suicide Prevention Day, organized by the International Association for Suicide Prevention and the World Health Organization....

 2020-09-10 02:11 

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[ Salisbury ]

Delaware Officials Concerned About Coronavirus Spread Among Young People, College Students...

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....

 2020-09-09 23:44 

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[ Salisbury ]

Salisbury University Surpasses Covid-Positive Case Rate, Continues More Testing On Campus...

Recent Covid-19 testing at Salisbury University revealed a 7-percent spike among students and staff. It comes after the school suspended 21 students for Covid-policy violations....

 2020-09-09 22:53 

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[ Salisbury ]

Hopes for Next Stimulus Package as Local Businesses Struggle...

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....

 2020-09-09 22:34 

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[ Salisbury ]

Delaware Veteran Presents Flags to VA Facilities, Hospitals, Hotels that Helped Veterans During the Pandemic...

One Delaware veteran has made it his mission to thank the places and people who helped fellow veterans during the COVID-19 Pandemic....

 2020-09-09 22:21 

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[ Salisbury ]

Unemployed Marylanders to Begin Receiving $300 Payments this Week...

The Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) program, offering claimants an additional $300 per week in retroactive federal benefits, will be launching ahead of schedule this Friday, September 11....

 2020-09-09 22:13 

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[ Salisbury ]

Salisbury's Finance Office Now Accepting 24/7 Over the Phone Payments...

The City of Salisbury's Finance Office has announced that it is now accepting phone payments via Interactive Voice Response (IVR) technology....

 2020-09-09 21:43 

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[ Salisbury ]

Officials Worry Bridgeville Concert Could Be COVID-19 'Superspreader'...

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....

 2020-09-09 20:45 

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[ Salisbury ]

Sussex County District 3 Race Heats Up...

The primary election is Tuesday, September, 15th and it's Burton versus Schaeffer round two. Incumbent I.G. Burton is hoping to hold on to his Sussex County District 3 council seat with another challe...

 2020-09-09 19:20 

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[ Salisbury ]

Finalists Named for 20202021 Maryland Teacher of the Year...

Maryland State Superintendent of Schools Dr. Karen B. Salmon on Wednesday announced the seven finalists for 2020-2021 Maryland Teacher of the Year....

 2020-09-09 19:03 

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[ Salisbury ]

Trial to Resume in Lawsuit Against Governor's Coal Companies...

A virtual trial pitting billionaire coal magnate and West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and two of his family-owned coal companies against a Pennsylvania coal exporter is set to resume in Delaware next we...

 2020-09-09 17:48 

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[ Salisbury ]

Cambridge Police Searching for Armed Robber...

Cambridge police are asking the public's help identifying a man wanted for holding up a store at gunpoint....

 2020-09-09 17:23 

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[ Salisbury ]

Richmond Bans Guns on Public Property During Protests...

Virginia's capital city has adopted a law banning guns on public property during protests and other events....

 2020-09-09 15:40 

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[ Salisbury ]

Pittsville Man Arrested for Assault on Sheriff's Deputy...

A 48-year-old Pittsville man is facing multiple charges following accusations that he assaulted and injured a Wicomico County sheriff's deputy attempting to take him into custody....

 2020-09-09 15:05 

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[ Salisbury ]

Application Period Opens for $16M in Md. Eviction Prevention Partnership Grants...

Gov. Larry Hogan announced Wednesday that Maryland's 24 local jurisdictions can begin applying for $16 million in Maryland Eviction Prevention Partnership grants, which will help support local rental...

 2020-09-09 14:36 

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[ Salisbury ]

Algae is Lighting up Parts of the Lower Chesapeake Bay...

A bioluminescent algae has been lighting up the lower Chesapeake Bay along the shores of Norfolk and Virginia Beach....

 2020-09-09 13:33 

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[ Salisbury ]

3rd Staffer for Ex-Congressman's 2018 Campaign is Charged...

Authorities in Virginia have filed election fraud charges against a third former campaign staffer for ex-Republican Congressman Scott Taylor....

 2020-09-09 13:11 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Delaware Investigating Slight Increase in COVID-19 Cases...

The state of Delaware is investigating what might be behind a slight increase in coronavirus cases over the past week or so. The cities of Wilmington, New Castle, Newark and Dover are particularly see...

 2020-09-09 13:09 

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[ Salisbury ]

Commission: Maryland Casino Revenue Still Relatively Strong...

Maryland's casinos are operating at 50% capacity. But the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Commission said revenues are still relatively strong despite the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-09-09 13:05 

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[ Salisbury ]

Virginia County Votes to Rename Jefferson Davis Highway...

A Virginia county has voted to change the name of a 12-mile section of highway that currently honors former Confederate President Jefferson Davis....

 2020-09-09 12:31 

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[ Salisbury ]

Police Searching for Missing Fruitland Teen...

The Fruitland Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a 13-year-old girl reported as missing....

 2020-09-09 11:09 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Virginia House Approves Bill to End Police Immunity...

Legislation aimed at making it easier to sue police officers for misconduct in Virginia has been revived for a second time and approved by the state House of Delegates....

 2020-09-09 11:06 

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[ Salisbury ]

Earthquake Strikes New Jersey, Shaking Reported Across State...

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake struck in East Freehold, New Jersey, early Wednesday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported....

 2020-09-09 03:40 

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[ Salisbury ]

Women Committed Hate Crime by Attacking Trump Supporters...

Two women are facing hate crime charges after confronting a 7-year-old boy and his mother outside the Democratic National Convention in Delaware over their support of President Donald Trump and seizin...

 2020-09-09 02:22 

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[ Salisbury ]

Delaware Students Return to Classrooms, Though Many Remain at Home...

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....

 2020-09-08 23:56 

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[ Salisbury ]

Salisbury University Confirms 21 Students Suspended for Covid Policy Violations...

Salisbury University has met a few obstacles as students and faculty adjust to new Covid-19 policies....

 2020-09-08 21:10 

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[ Salisbury ]

Labor Day Weekend to help Determine Phase 3 in Delaware...

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....

 2020-09-08 21:04 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Rehoboth Beach Patrol Rescues, Revives Swimmer in Cardiac Arrest...

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....

 2020-09-08 20:52 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

SU Announces Clarke Honors College With $1.5 Million Endowment...

College sweethearts Bob Clarke and Glenda Chatham are helping their alma mater, Salisbury University, to the tune of $1.5 million....

 2020-09-08 19:39 

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[ Salisbury ]

Proposed Bill Would Give 'Hero Pay' to Hospital Workers...

Hospital workers out front in the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic would receive "hero" pay, or bonuses, under a bill proposed by a Maryland representative....

 2020-09-08 18:32 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Police: 5 Shot During Dice Game in Baltimore...

Five people have been hospitalized for gunshot wounds they suffered while they were playing a dice game in Baltimore....

 2020-09-08 17:58 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Grill Fire Burns Down House in Berlin, Seven Displaced...

An unattended barbecue grill is to blame for a house burning down in Berlin on Labor Day afternoon, fire officials say....

 2020-09-08 17:19 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Computer Glitches Disrupt Classes as Schools Return Online...

As millions of American youngsters start the school year with online classes at home because of the coronavirus, they are running into technical glitches and other headaches....

 2020-09-08 16:54 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Delaware Back on N.J., N.Y., Conn., Quarantine Lists...

Residents of Delaware have once again been placed on the 14-day quarantine travel advisory list for New Jersey, New York and Connecticut due to an uptick in the number of positive COVID-19 cases....

 2020-09-08 15:41 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Police Request Public's Help Identifying Suspects in Dagsboro Burglary...

Delaware State Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying the suspects wanted in connection with a Dagsboro burglary....

 2020-09-08 15:35 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Beebe Healthcare Launches 48 Free Flu Vaccination Clinics...

Beginning in September, Beebe Healthcare is offering 48 public and private flu clinics at locations throughout Sussex County....

 2020-09-08 15:31 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

DNREC Announces Grant to Support Communities with Pollution Restoration Projects...

Delaware communities adversely affected by environmental pollution can now apply for Community Environmental Project Fund (CEPF) restoration grants for the 2021 grant cycle....

 2020-09-08 15:21 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Shooting in Dover Park Leads to Firearms Arrest...

Dover police have arrested one person on a firearm charge following a Sunday night shooting in Dover Park that left a 26-year-old man injured....

 2020-09-08 14:59 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Companies Testing Vaccines Pledge Safety, High Standards...

The top executives of nine drugmakers likely to produce the first vaccines against the new coronavirus signed an unprecedented pledge meant to boost public confidence in any approved vaccines....

 2020-09-08 13:51 

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[ Salisbury ]

Md. Board of Elections Advises Voters to Have Ballots Mailed, Not Emailed...

The Maryland State Board of Elections is reminding Marylanders that receiving their 2020 ballot by U.S. mail is free and more convenient for the voter than receiving their ballot by email....

 2020-09-08 13:21 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Police: Man Arrested After Taking Child, High-speed Chase...

Police in Virginia say they've arrested a man after he abducted a 4-year-old boy and led them on a high-speed chase that ended in a crash....

 2020-09-08 12:37 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Somerset County Health Department Announces Fall Rabies Vaccination Clinic...

A rabies vaccination clinic will be held on Oct. 1, at the Somerset County Health Department located at 8928 Sign Post Road in Westover....

 2020-09-08 12:11 

WBOC

[ Salisbury ]

Hundreds of Traffic Stops During Maryland Driving Operation...

A weekend crackdown by authorities in Maryland on aggressive driving and street racing has resulted in more than 200 traffic stops and 10 arrests, according to state police....

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