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First State seeks to bring behavioral health treatment to primary care.

As the cost of healthcare in Delaware outpaces the state’s economic growth, officials are searching for ways to make providing healthcare more efficient and effective. That plan includes continuing work to integrate behavioral health treatment with primary care settings.

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New plan to help Wilmington schools runs into familiar roadblocks

Finding the path forward to improving education opportunities for children in Wilmington’s public schools is proving just as elusive for Gov. John Carney’s administration as it was for former Gov. Jack Markell’s team.

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Courtesy of Mountaire Farms

Mountaire Farms says it will install deeper wells at no cost to 88 properties near its Millsboro plant.

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A State trooper shot and killed a suspect during a traffic stop Friday afternoon near Marshallton.

Delaware State Police say the trooper was dragged by the suspect’s vehicle, forcing him to fatally shoot the suspect.

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After Congressional efforts to ban bump stocks failed, Delaware and other states are moving on their own to ban the devices.


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Delaware is one of many states planning to sue over the Federal Communications Commission’s decision Thursday to end net neutrality.

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Delaware’s Division of Public Health has confirmed a case of rabies in a raccoon who bit a person in the King’s Creek community in Rehoboth Beach last week.

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The state of Delaware has settled the lawsuit brought by the family of slain corrections officer Lt. Steven Floyd and others in the wake of February’s Vaughn prison uprising.

The plaintiffs will split about $7.5 million in the settlement reached in mediation with former federal judge Joseph J. Farnan Jr.


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A number of school districts in New Castle County are closing early in anticipation of snow Friday afternoon.

State Rep. Earl Jaques (D-Glasgow) says now is the time to make major changes to how Delaware funds public schools.


Courtesy of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mountaire Farms is working with the state to offer Millsboro residents a solution for their contaminated wells, but some residents say they feel the solution isn't adequate enough.


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Delaware’s Department of Education is using new grant money to create an Early Education Teaching Credential.

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