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Smyrna Man Arrested for Firearm Felonies and Deer Poaching

DOVER, Del. - Officers for DNREC Fish and Wildlife Natural Resources Police in Delaware arrested a Smyrna man on multiple felony firearm and deer poaching charges following an investigation into illegal deer hunting.

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Police identify the driver who traveled off of Route 1 and into a pond in Townsend

According to Delaware State Police, Jamie Powell, 35, of Dagsboro was the driver killed in the accident on Wednesday 20, 2019. Police say the 2016 Hyundai Sonata driven by Powell lost control on the snow covered Route 1 northbound in the area of New Discovery Road around 1:06 p.m., slid off of the e

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Over 1,400 Bags of Suspected Fentanyl Found in Frederica Home

FREDERICA, Del.- Delaware State Police arrested a man on Friday on multiple drug and weapon charges. On February 22, 2019 around 6:15 a.m., troopers conducted a traffic stop on N.E. Front Street in Milford. The stop was initiated in the matter of Joseph Whaley, 30, of Frederica for active felony war

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Controversial Delaware Property Tax Proposed for Del Tech Off the Table

DOVER, Del. --- A controversial proposal allowing Delaware Technical and Community College tax property owners to fund maintenance and repairs at the school's campuses around the state is no longer being pursued by its chief supporters.

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Dover man pleads guilty to rape

A 31-year-old Dover man has entered a guilty plea in a October 2, 2018 rape in Milford. Police were dispatched to the 800 block of South Fourth Street around 9 a.m. the morning after the incident. According to the Department of Justice, Kamau Graves went to the victim’s home claiming he was looking

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Eagles, Riders advance combined 14 wrestlers to DIAA semifinals

LEWES — Leading up to Friday’s DIAA individual state championships, Caesar Rodney High coach Dan Rigby wanted to be sure his wrestlers were relaxed and enjoying the moment.

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SPCA accepts 44 dogs from one Dover home

The Brandywine SPCA accepted 44 dogs from a single home in Dover Feb. 22. Director Walter Fenstermacher announced the effort at the organization’s grand opening of the Eastern Shore Pet Resort and Animal Rescue Center Feb. 23 on Shingle Point Road in Milton.

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Delaware National Guard shows governor efforts to combat illegal drugs

DELAWARE CITY, DE (KYW Newsradio) -- You may not be aware of how far America is going to fight the war on opioid addiction. The National Guard is taking part, and Delaware Governor John Carney got a look at what troops under his control are doing.

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Three Marydel Suspects Arrested for Spree of Delaware Thefts

HARTLY/MARYDEL, Del. – Three suspects were arrested in connection with a spree of thefts from motor vehicles in the Hartly and Marydel areas. Police say the investigation began on Dec. 5, 2018, when troopers were made aware of three theft incidents in which unsecured vehicles on Proctors Purchase Rd

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‘She Is Not Sick, Just Hungry And Very Friendly’: Dog Abandoned At Delaware Shelter With Heartbreaking Note Finds Forever Home

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) – A dog who was found abandoned outside an animal shelter in Wilmington, Delaware has found a forever home. Sky, a terrier mix, was left at the Delaware Humane Association last month with a heartbreaking note from her owner, who had become homeless and could no longer care for

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The Charming Out Of The Way Flea Market In Delaware You Won’t Soon Forget

Shopping is one of Delaware’s favorite hobbies! After all, we have no sales tax, so it’s our excuse to go a little wild. When you’re looking to treat yourself to something off-the-wall or unique, head to Spence’s Bazaar on the outskirts of Dover to find the most interesting flea market in Delaware.

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Delaware State Fair 2019 concert tickets on sale Feb. 23

Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 23 for the Delaware State Fair summer concert series, including big names such as Brantley Gilbert and Sugarland. Other confirmed acts in the summer lineup are Dan + Shay, Bethel Music, Darci Lynne and Friends. The final roster of performers will be

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VIDEO | Unbeaten Dover wins 21st straight game to claim Henlopen crown

Dover's Elijah Allen hit 5 three-pointers in the 3rd quarter as the Senators stayed unbeaten with a 75-56 victory over Lake Forest in the 2019 Henlopen Conference Boys Basketball Championship Game.

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Court rejects appeal in murder-for-hire killings of couple

DOVER, Del. (AP) - The state Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by a man serving life in prison for the murder-for-hire killings of a Delaware couple. Aaron Thompson argued that prosecutors misrepresented evidence and improperly tried to get jurors to sympathize with co-defendant and prosecution w

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Variety of drugs found in Seaford arrests

Delaware State Police have arrested two men following an investigation into the sale of illegal drugs in the Concord and Seaford areas. The investigation began in early February 2019, when police learned that 28-year-old William Matthews, of Felton, was selling heroin and cocaine out of his vehicle

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Philadelphia man accused of attempted murder in Middletown – Delaware State News

MIDDLETOWN — A 20-year-old Philadelphia man was charged with first-degree attempted murder regarding a July 1, 2018 shooting incident, Middletown … Original published: 2019-02-22 05:29:04 Read the full Philadelphia News here.

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"In A Fight For His Life”: Singer R. Kelly's Bond Set for $1 Million for Sex Abuse Charges

R. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, appeared in court Saturday after being charged with aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims, including at least three between the ages of 13 and 17

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Employee accused of stealing $100K from Amazon in Delaware

MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) - Police in Delaware say an Amazon employee stole more than $100,000 from the company. News outlets report Middletown police announced Thursday that John Montoro is accused of falsifying business records to steal the money. Middletown police say he stole the sum between July an

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Senators light up Lake Forest to take Henlopen title

DOVER, DEL.- Dover junior Elijah Allen scored 16 of his game-high 31 points in the third quarter, as the Senators pulled away from Lake Forest 75-56 on Friday night to win the 2019 Henlopen crown.

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Amazon employee charged with theft of more than $100,000

An Amazon employee in Middletown has been charged with stealing more than $100,000 from the company. On Feb. 15, John Montoro of Newark was arrested after an investigation revealed he was falsifying business records while employed by Amazon between July 2018 and this month, Middletown police said.

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