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Mark Arehart

Morning Edition Host/Reporter

Mark Arehart, our Morning Edition Host and Arts Reporter, has been a host, reporter and producer at several NPR member stations in Alaska, Washington and Kansas. His reporting has taken him everywhere from remote islands in the Bering Sea to the tops of skyscrapers overlooking Puget Sound. He is a diehard college basketball fan who enjoys taking walks with his dog, Otis.

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Delaware Department of Agriculture

The University of Delaware and the Delaware Department of Agriculture are holding several workshops to help First State farmers learn more about food safety and how to comply with federal regulations.

Courtesy Rehoboth Art League

March is Women’s History Month, but the Rehoboth Art League is getting a jump on marking the occasion with a new exhibition celebrating it’s female members.

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The Division of Public Health is reminding Delawareans it’s not too late to get a flu shot. DPH announced the first Sussex County flu-related death of the season and third overall. 

Courtesy Delaware Forest Service

The Delaware Forest Service is giving grant money to volunteer fire companies statewide to help fight wildfires.


Delaware Arts Alliance

The Trump administration has threatened to shake things up in Washington. Speculation abounds that entire government agencies could be on the chopping block, including the National Endowment for the Arts. 

Delaware Public Media’s Mark Arehart talked with Delaware Arts Alliance Executive Director Guillermina Gonzalez about what that could mean for the arts in the First State.


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Delaware’s congressional delegation reacted in favor of a federal appeals court ruling Thursday that rejected reinstating President Trump’s travel ban.

The Delaware Shakespeare Festival is drumming up romance with a pair of performances in Kent and Sussex Counties.

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After sunny skies and warm weather yesterday, wintry weather is starting to hit Northern Delaware Tuesday morning.

The changeover from rain to sleet and snow is underway in northern New Castle County - while rain continues as you move south.

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New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer is taking the first steps to reduce spending and address a growing county budget deficit.

Courtesy of Gallery One

If you sit back and think of a favorite place anywhere in the world or right here at home, what comes to mind? Gallery One, an exhibition space in Sussex County, takes people to some unlikely locations in the show “A Certain Place.”


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