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James Morrison

All Things Considered host/reporter

James Morrison has been reporting and producing news stories for NPR member-stations for half a decade. He recently worked as a producer for Capital Public Radio's daily interview show Insight in Sacramento, California. His reporting has ranged from covering city hall to the largest state legislature in the nation, and from arts organizations to indie bands.  James specializes in telling sound-rich radio stories, some of which have been accepted into international competitions. He enjoys reporting all new stories, especially ones that include food and animals.  James has a degree in government-journalism from Sacramento State University and was recently a Ravitch Fiscal Reporting Fellow. When not in the newsroom, he enjoys cooking, cycling, swimming and relaxing with his wife and cats.  

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The Department of Veteran Affairs broke ground on a new outpatient clinic in Georgetown Friday.

 

The new clinic is an expansion of the current Sussex County Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Georgetown and will eventually replace that facility entirely.

 

David Scosik is a Vietnam veteran and president of the Delaware Veterans Coalition -an organization that advocates for veterans. He hopes the expansion will improve wait times and make it easier for veterans to get appointments.

 

New Castle County

Longtime New Castle County Councilman Joseph Reda died Thursday.

 

Reda has served on the New Castle County Council since 2004 - focusing on issues including code enforcement, affordable housing and open space preservation.

Kent County may soon be getting its first medical marijuana dispensary.

 

Levy Court approved an agreement Tuesday that allows New Jersey-based medical marijuana dispensary Compassionate Care Research Institute Inc. to lease space at the Kent County Aero Park in Dover.

Sussex County Council has effectively killed plans for the largest shopping center ever proposed in the area.

Developer TD Rehoboth LLC had asked the county to rezone 114 acres of rural farmland outside of Milton into intense commercial use.  

The council voted 4-1 Tuesday against that request.

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In their weekly message, Republican lawmakers are pushing for legislation to give to the state’s homeowners associations more power.

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