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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A record number of Delawareans will be traveling this July 4th holiday.


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If you are hitting the road for the July 4th holiday, you’ll have one less thing to worry about on your drive.


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Team Delaware is heading to Seattle Saturday for the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games.

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The Music School of Delaware is celebrating a year of unprecedented growth and community support for its new Milford Branch location.

Delaware Office of Highway Safety

The Delaware Office of Highway Safety is launching a new initiative to help keep people from drinking and driving this upcoming July 4th.


The Kalmar Nyckel Foundation

Fort Christina in Wilmington offers an opportunity to dig deep into the nation’s history right here in the First State.


Cape May-Lewes Ferry

4th of July is one week away and many of you are planning on where you’ll be watching fireworks this year. The Cape May-Lewes Ferry may be an option.


As summer gets underway, the Blood Bank of Delmarva has declared a blood emergency.

Delaware Department of Agriculture

The Delaware Department of Agriculture and Gov. John Carney recently announced a new way to help Delawareans understand farmland preservation.


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If you want to take a ride on Delaware’s Tall Ship, the Kalmar Nyckel, you’re going to have to travel to New Castle County this summer.