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Sussex County marijuana dispensary announced

First State Compassion Center will soon have control of two of Delaware’s three medical marijuana dispensaries.
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Latest Claymont redevelopment plans released

The semi-final master plans for redevelopment of Claymont’s old Evraz Steel site were presented to the public Monday night in a final public comment session.
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Wilmington based chemical giant DuPont posted an increase in sales for the third quarter of this year. 


The company’s net sales for the three-month period ending September 30 were $4.9 billion. That’s up 1 percent from the same period last year. 

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You won’t even have to get out of your car if you want a flu shot this year. 


Delaware’s Division of Public Health is offering a free drive-thru flu clinic this Thursday at the Blue Hen Corporate Center in Dover.


Thirty to sixty percent of people who undergo surgery for an ACL injury develop Osteoarthritis within five years, and a University of Delaware researcher is trying to understand why.

Thomas Buchanan, the director of UD’s Delaware Rehabilitation Institute, has been examining X-rays for early stages of joint deterioration - or Osteoarthritis. He said early signs of Osteoarthritis caught on X-rays could project issues within five years, leading patients to seek artificial joint replacements.

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A school safety committee formed following the death of Amy Joyner Francis at Howard High School last April is offering its recommendations.

Poultry processor Allen Harim announced Monday it’s building a new 70,000 square foot hatchery in Dagsboro. 


The new $22 million facility will have the capability to produce 2.5 million eggs per week.

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State health secretary Rita Landgraf will turn to academia after she finishes out her eight years in the Markell Administration.

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Halloween is just around the corner and that means ghouls and goblins will be out statewide trick-or-treating.

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Officials from Delaware's Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control are calling attention to proper hunting techniques and education.

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Delaware officials unveiled a plan Friday designed to reduce energy costs at National Guard facilities around the state.

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First State gas prices remain on a bit of a roller coaster ride.

AAA Mid-Atlantic reports the cost of a gallon of regular dropped three cents over the past 7 days - from to $2.13 to $2.16.  That’s after rising two cents the week before, and falling a penny two weeks ago.

Delaware drivers are now paying about 8 cents less than what they were a year ago when the average price was $2.22. says just over a half dozen stations – mostly in New Castle County - have prices at $2.02 or lower – including a pair at $1.99.