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Megan Pauly

Reporter/Youth Media Producer

Megan Pauly is a reporter for WDDE, and a youth media producer for WDDE's collaboration with Wilmington's Mount Pleasant High School youth radio station, WMPH 91.7.

A native of Wichita, Kansas, Megan comes to Delaware from the Washington D.C. metro area, where she worked as Communications Director and Grant Writer for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Montgomery County, Maryland. She's interned for KMUW and NPR Berlin, freelanced for WAMU's newsmagazine Metro Connection and its digital music vertical, Bandwidth, and helped former NPR foreign correspondent Jacki Lyden launch her podcast "The Seams," exploring the intersection of fashion and anthropology. Additionally, she's written about mental health for NPR's Shots Blog, Mic, and The Atlantic. Megan is passionate about all things related to mental health and social justice, having worked on the Medill Justice Project while in graduate school. She is also very excited to explore other topics in the Delaware area such as education and business among others.

When she's not brainstorming new story ideas, Megan can be found exploring nature as well as local art and music scenes. She has a bachelors degree in international business from Wichita State University, and a master's in journalism from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.

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For the approximately 2,800 transgender men and women living in Delaware, an announcement Wednesday, March 23 brings clarity to their healthcare rights in the First State.

The Wilmington Grand Prix returns this May as the eighth stop of this year’s USA Cycling Pro Road Tour.

 

New Castle County Executive Thomas Gordon was greeted with applause after announcing he will not seek a property tax increase in his FY2017 general fund budget, a $184.7 million spending proposal.  

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Powerball revenue is expected to rise in Delaware, due to a change in the Powerball algorithm in October that makes it harder to win the top prize.

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Gov. Jack Markell is throwing his support behind the upcoming Christina School District referendum.

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  Last week, Newark’s City Council members approved rules related to decriminalizing possession of marijuana.

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Last week, Newark’s City Council members approved rules related to decriminalizing possession of marijuana.

 

Previously, possession of up to one ounce of marijuana could bring a six month jail sentence and fine over $1,000.  Now, it’s a $100 fine.  

 

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Gov. Jack Markell is touting the expansion of the state’s Downtown Development Districts initiative in his weekly message.

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Delaware has its first flu-related death of the 2015-2016 flu season.  

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Wilmington native Matthew Meyer is challenging incumbent New Castle County Executive Tom Gordon this fall, announcing his intentions to run in September’s Democratic primary.

 

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