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Delaware farmers bank on crop insurance in 2018 Farm Bill

Congresswoman Lisa Blunt-Rochester (D-Delaware) met with farmers Wednesday morning at the Harrington Fire Hall to hear the biggest issues they’re facing. She plans to use that input as she helps Congress shape its next Farm Bill .

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The $10 million question: Can Design-Lab keep its grant and become a “super school”?

With concerns about Delaware Design-Lab High School’s organizational structure and management team apparently resolved by a state Department of Education ruling last week , the charter school’s community is turning its focus to a more controversial issue with huge financial implications.

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Expectations are up for the University of Delaware football team under a new head coach.

The Colonial Athletic Association preseason football poll is out and the Blue Hens’ conference foes appear to feel they’ll be much improved under first year coach Danny Rocco.

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A retired Cape May-Lewes Ferry vessel will be sunk 26 miles off the Delaware Coast as the latest addition to an artificial reef.



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Sen. Tom Carper is criticizing the new head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for taking repeated trips with taxpayer dollars.  


The Rehoboth Art League is celebrating 79 years with its annual Fine Art Members' show. 

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Some Delaware farmers would like to see revised regulations in the agriculture industry, and they’re hoping the new U.S. Agriculture Secretary will hear their comments and concerns.

After being confirmed in April, Sec. Sonny Perdue was invited by Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons and Congresswoman Lisa Blunt-Rochester to visit the First State.

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Beebe Healthcare's Rehoboth campus has deployed new technology to more thoroughly scan cancer patients.




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Delaware Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro says his office has hired an independent actuary to analyze whether or not Highmark’s rate increase is justified.

The crack of the bat, the cheer of the crowd and, yes, plenty of peanuts and Cracker Jacks. The Senior League Softball World Series is returning to Roxana, Delaware Monday, July 31.

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The Food Bank of Delaware is currently accepting applications for its fall culinary training.


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Sen. Chris Coons has filed a court brief against President Trump's latest action on a travel ban.