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A bill being introduced this week would provide funeral benefits to the family members of three fallen Wilmington firefighters.

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Local groups helping to resettle refugees in the First State are waiting to hear from federal agencies about the status of flights for refugees.


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Those traveling up or down Delaware this weekend may have to take a detour, as construction work will close a section of Route 13.

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La Esperanza joined several other local immigrant rights groups in a rally Thursday morning. They’re also asking Gov. John Carney to take action to protect residents from deportation.

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Students at many New Castle County schools will be heading in late Wednesday.

Brandywine, Christina, Colonial and Red Clay school districts will open two hours late.

Newark Police responded Monday night to a reported kidnapping and robbery near Christina Mill apartment complex - and said it was investigating it as possibly linked to a string of similar incidents in New Castle County.

The state is giving $5.5 million dollars to nine projects across the First State – with the goal of restoring vacant homes and putting them back on the market.

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Nearly all of the damaging effects of this Nor’Easter seemed to stay north of the C&D canal, with no major flooding reported in the southern part of the state.


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This week’s nor’easter left the First State wet, but relatively free of any significant snow accumulation.