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DOVER — Civil rights activist the Rev. Al Sharpton made a stop in the capital city Monday to speak in support of Senate Bill 149, which aims to increase transparency and allow more oversight of … more
CAMBRIDGE – Moves are underway to end Mayor Andrew Bradshaw’s tenure at the city’s top job. Mayor Bradshaw was arrested Nov. 15 and charged with 50 counts of distributing revenge … more
DOVER — Without much fanfare, Kent County Levy Court approved its new voting districts during a Tuesday meeting. more
DOVER — Following an encounter between state Sen. Darius Brown and state Rep. Melissa Minor-Brown — one she called “extremely unnerving and unsettling” — Sen. Brown has been removed from the Senate Capital Improvement Committee, effective immediately. more
DOVER — In September 2006, the funding was already in the state’s budget. All that was left was for Gov. Ruth Ann Minner to sign her name on the program for which she’d been … more
WILMINGTON — The trial date for indicted State Auditor Kathy McGuiness is set for May 2022. Ms. McGuiness is charged with two felonies and three misdemeanors connected to allegations of … more
Delawareans will not be able to vote by mail in the 2022 election without further action from the General Assembly, but the Delaware Voting Rights Coalition, the American Civil Liberties Union of Delaware and several state lawmakers gathered Monday for a discussion on implementing a permanent vote-by-mail system and other provisions. more
DOVER — House and Senate leadership on Tuesday announced plans to formally research the General Assembly’s powers under Article III, Section 13 and Article VI, Section 1 of the Delaware Constitution, with findings due before the legislature returns to session Jan. 11. more
Anyone who’s lost a loved one can relate — the first day without them is reserved for mourning, the second day is spent reminiscing. That’s how Thursday and Friday went for Gov. … more
KENTON — Nancy W. Cook dedicated her life to public service, first as a 36-year state senator for the area west of Dover and then as Kent County’s register of wills from 2011-13. more
When votes were cast in November 2020, history was made across the ballot. Nationally, Kamala Harris broke one of the highest glass ceilings with her election to vice president. In Delaware, Sarah … more
WILMINGTON — Former Gov. Ruth Ann Minner, who served from 2001-09 as Delaware's first female governor, has died at age 86. more
The Delaware Senate is slated to reconvene Tuesday at 4 p.m. to consider legislation that seeks input from the Delaware Supreme Court on how legislators could determine a process to remove State … more
DOVER — The recent indictment of Delaware’s state auditor has spurred a new drive to create an Inspector General’s Office. more
DOVER — After the U.S. Census data revealed the Kent County’s population grew by nearly 20,000 people over the last 10 years, Levy Court is moving through its redistricting process with … more
DOVER — Following a slower turnaround time due to pandemic-delayed U.S. census numbers, the General Assembly approved redistricting maps in a special session Monday. In the Senate, the bill … more
DOVER — In a somewhat messy process, the General Assembly passed legislation Monday that seeks input from the Delaware Supreme Court on how it could go about removing State Auditor Kathy … more
The House of Representatives’ proposed final piece to the state of Delaware’s redistricting puzzle is in place, readying the General Assembly to consider a bill Monday that will draw new boundaries for legislative districts based on the latest U.S. Census. more
DOVER — Following a roughly 50-minute executive session Thursday, Dave Hugg has been named interim city manager for Dover, replacing former interim city manager Matt Harline. Mayor Robin … more
WILMINGTON — A Superior Court judge on Thursday denied a request for a private attorney to be paid with public funds to defend indicted State Auditor Kathy McGuiness. more
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