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Delaware Public Media's coverage of the latest news from across the First State.

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Special Olympics Delaware

One thousand motorcyclists will “Ride to the Tide” on Sunday.


The 55-mile ride is one of many Special Olympics Delaware fundraisers.



Photo courtesy of U.S. Customs and Border Protection

A random inspection by U.S. Customs at the Port of Wilmington on Wednesday resulted in narcotics seizures and three arrests.

Delaware State Police

A Delaware Department of Justice investigation into the use of deadly force by officers against the suspect in last spring’s fatal shooting of a State Trooper is complete.



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State fleet vans and other vehicles are being deployed this month throughout the First State to spot distracted drivers.


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Delaware State Police will be hosting “Year in Review” meetings over the next two weeks.

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Delaware’s Department of Correction has a new incentive program that seeks to help fill Correctional Officer vacancies throughout the state.

As of this week, new Correctional Officers get a hiring bonus of $3000, paid in two installments.

Brandywine Valley SPCA

The Brandywine Valley SPCA has decommissioned its Georgetown campus’ pet crematorium.

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Larry Nagengast/Delaware Public Media

After years of crumbling, the historic Forwood School, a landmark in central Brandywine Hundred since 1799, will soon be tumbling … all the way to the ground, and then it will rise again.