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Two people dead in Parsonsburg motorcycle accident

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 06:57

Two people died Tuesday night in a motorcycle accident on Route 346 in Parsonsburg.


Rehoboth Bay creeks 'highly impaired' by nitrogen, development to blame: Report

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 06:49

The creeks are among the 90% of Delaware waterways considered impaired by pollution. Advocates are hopeful state funding will help with cleanup.


Dozens of White Horse Park will be forced to leave their homes by Worcester County

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 18:12

Dozens of White Horse Park residents must leave their homes as early as Oct. 1 after a vote by the Worcester County Commissioners.


Dozens of Worcester residents could be forced to move after county ruling

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 12:27

Approximately 55-60 residents live in White Horse Park, near Ocean Pines in Worcester County. Officials have said they cannot live their full time.


DSU on lockdown as police investigate reports of possible shooter

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 11:25

Authorities say no shots or injuries have been been reported at Delaware State University.


In a changing climate, ghost forests of the Delaware Bay testify to saltwater's power

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 11:06

Trees along Delaware’s coast are becoming like salt-entombed mummies, standing tall and bare as sea level rise creeps ever inward.


Dating app, text messages fuel Day 1 of rape trial for former UD pitcher

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 07:59

A jury of mostly men will deliberate a first-degree rape charge against a former University of Delaware baseball player, who could face six trials.


'Communication error' leads to shooting suspect's release, Dover police say

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 07:08

Dover police are searching for a shooting suspect who was accidentally released from custody.


Wyoming woman dies after car collides with a tree

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 07:02

A Wyoming woman died after speeding then colliding with a pine tree in Millsboro.


With no missing children in Smyrna, police turn to other departments in attempt to ID remains

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 06:56

"Our investigators do not believe that our agency has any outstanding missing children who may be the deceased," a Smyrna Police spokesman said.


No beer at Folk Festival? How Salisbury, Wicomico are at odds over alcohol permits

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 19:58

Wicomico County Executive Bob Culver refutes calls of "sabotage" toward Salisbury's National Folk Festival & perceived trend of city-county friction.


WATCH: Executive Culver addresses accusations of Folk Festival 'sabotage'

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 18:09

Executive Culver holds a press conference on allegations he sought to "sabotage" the National Folk Festival via challenging alcohol licenses.


Maryland Lottery scratch-off bought on Lower Shore is big winner

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 14:46

Maryland Lottery scratch-off winner wins big after purchase from an Eastern Shore market.


Dancers perform at Va. Shore Pride festival

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 14:10

An Eastern Shore Pride Festival in Cape Charles featured live entertainment, a dance party, golf cart pride parade and more.


Berlin officials fire town administrator

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 14:00

The town of Berlin terminated its town administrator Laura Allen after six years, officials confirmed Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.


Worcester County Fair 2019

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 13:08

Worcester County Fair was held Sept. 11-15 at Byrd Park in Snow Hill.


PHOTOS: Shore Surf and Turf 2019

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 12:03

Shore Surf and Turf 2019, a new fall tailgating and networking event, was held in Wachapreague, Virginia's Seaside Park on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019.


Beards at the Beach contest in Ocean City

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 11:32

The Bearded Men's Society of Ocean City held its second Beards at the Beach contest Sept. 14 in Ocean City.


School delays: districts in Maryland, Delaware, Virginia affected by fog

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 07:23

Here are the Delmarva school districts that will operate on delayed schedules for Monday, Sept. 16.


Leave early and slow down: What back to school means for your commute

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 07:00

Wicomico crossing guards Jacqueline Jackson and Phillip Ross along with Sgt. Brian Donahoe of the sheriff's office talk back-to-school driving safety.