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Two bridges spanning the 10-mile-long Lewes-Rehoboth Canal are set to get makeovers this year.


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Delaware began the year with an unemployment rate of 4.3%. That number rose to 4.6% in December, representing slight job loss overall for 2017. But the U.S unemployment rate dropped last year from 4.7% to 4.1%.

John Lee

Delaware's oyster quota is up this year, allowing commercial fishermen to harvest more bushels this season.

 

 

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The Delaware House has introduced legislation updating its rules on addressing sexual harassment complaints.The proposal would clearly define how complaints would be made and investigated.


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Right-to-Work legislation failed earlier this month in Sussex County and earlier this week in the General Assembly, but it is moving forward in Seaford.


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Gov. John Carney (D-Delaware) plans to make education a top priority this year.


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Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle found things to like in Gov. Carney’s State of the State address.

But that doesn’t mean Carney will get widespread support for them.

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Delaware correctional officers took part in a new training program this week as part of recommended reforms to the state’s Department of Correction.

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While the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management took comments and questions from Delawareans about a federal five-year offshore drilling proposal on Thursday, local environmentalists continued to express strong opposition.

Amazon has narrowed the list of locations under consideration for its second headquarters and Delaware is not on the list.


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