Delaware Public Media

Kelli Steele

Morning Anchor/Reporter

Kelli Steele has over 30 years of experience covering news in Delaware, Baltimore, Winchester, Virginia, Phoenix, Arizona and San Diego, California.

Kelli joined Delaware Public Media in August 2017 as host of Morning Edition and as its Arts reporter.

A Baltimore native, Kelli has been living in Delaware since 1986 and has called Delmarva her home except for the four years when she lived in Phoenix and San Diego, two years each.

Kelli's work has been honored by the Associated Press and the Delaware Press Association; she's also been named Delaware's favorite downstate news anchor three times by Delaware Today Magazine.

In between working and going to bed very early, Kelli enjoy reality TV, watching baseball, basketball and soccer and exercising, when possible.

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Allen Harim

Once again, one of Delmarva leading chicken producers is stepping up to help victims of a hurricane.

The number of seniors over 64 admitted to Delaware hospitals for treatment of fall injuries rose from 2,007 in 2013 to 2,239 in 2016, according to the Delaware Trauma System Registry.


National Hurricane Center

The National Weather Service has issued a Tropical Storm Watch for the coastal areas along the Atlantic and parts of Sussex County until late Tuesday night.


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For the first time in 27 years, Rehoboth Beach has a new mayor.


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State Senator Gerald Hocker (R-Ocean View) and State Rep. Ron Gray (R-Selbyville) are holding a public meeting Tuesday to discuss traffic conditions along Route 54.


Delaware Division of the Arts

The Delaware Division of the Arts opens its 2017/2018 Mezzanine Gallery Solo Exhibitions this month.




Delaware Public Media

Rehoboth Beach Mayor-elect Paul Kuhns is set to take the oath of office Friday.

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Gov. John Carney (D) signed legislation making Delaware the sixth state to ban organ transplant discrimination on the sole basis of a disability.

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Discussions are currently underway between the towns of Dagsboro and Frankford to share a police department.



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The University of Delaware Department of Music opens its 2017/2018 Fall Concert Season this week.