Delaware Government Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Treating hepatitis CRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Bend Bulletin

    The Delaware resident was diagnosed with hepatitis C more than two years ago, but she doesn't qualify yet for the Medicaid program's criteria for treatment with a new class of highly effective but pricey drugs. The recent approval of a less expensive drug that generally cures hepatitis C in just eight weeks may make it easier for more insurers and correctional facilities to expand treatment.

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  2. OAW Announces Arrest in Seaford Animal Cruelty CaseRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Officers from the Division of Public Health Office of Animal Welfare have made an arrest in a recent case in which 32 neglected animals were rescued from a residence in the Seaford area. Officers arrested Donald Eilander of Seaford, without incident, on Friday, Oct. 13, 2017.

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  3. Delaware overdose death rates appear to be decreasingRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | WMDT

    Overdose death rates in Delaware appear to be dropping. So far this year, we've seen 182 deaths from drug overdoses, but in 2016, we saw a staggering 308.

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  4. Delaware begins discussion of off-shore windRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | Coastal Point

    Maryland is striding forward with offshore wind power, causing shore residents to wonder how large a wind turbine could appear on the ocean's horizon, both from Maryland's beaches and across the line in the First State. Meanwhile, Delaware lawmakers are remembering the failed wind project that could have been up and running several years ago.

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  5. Perinatal Program Helps Addicted Babies & Their MothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | PRWeb

    Brandywine Counseling & Community Services offers a perinatal outreach program to give mothers of opioid-addicted babies the education and tools to provide care for their infants. The Perinatal Program is available 5 days a week from 7a.m. to 3p.m. at all BCCS locations in Delaware.

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  6. Delaware Announces Workers' Compensation Rate DecreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Insurance Journal West

    Delaware Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro has announced that there will be a decrease in workers' compensation insurance rates , effective December 1, 2017. "This insurance rate decrease has a direct impact on Delaware's employers, enabling them to lower their costs and hopefully employ more Delawareans," stated Commissioner Navarro in a press release issued by the Delaware Department of Insurance.

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  7. 180 suspected drug deaths in Delaware this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | ABC2 Maryland

    But state health officials warned Wednesday that it's too early to predict any trends. Division of Public Health spokeswoman Emily Knearl said a "very serious drug epidemic" persists.

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  8. DNRECs Division of Parks & Recreation to hold low digit surf tag auction at 3rd annual Boo-QueRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    DNREC's Division of Parks & Recreation will hold a live auction for low-digit surf fishing tags at 2:30 pm, Saturday, Oct. 21 at Delaware Seashore State Park. The auction will take place during the third annual "Boo-Que by the Sea," a two-day barbeque cook-off competition that begins Friday, Oct. 20 at the park.

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  9. Delaware has seen 180 suspected drug deaths in 2017 so farRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Washington Times

    But state health officials warned Wednesday that it's too early to predict any trends. Division of Public Health spokeswoman Emily Knearl said a "very serious drug epidemic" persists.

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  10. Delaware's Drug Take-Back Day set for Oct. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WMDT

    Health officials say there will be over 20 locations available statewide to collect prescription drugs for the upcoming Drug Take-Back Day, in Delaware. The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services says a Drug Take-Back Day will be held statewide on October 28, to help reduce the risk of prescription medications being misused, in Delaware.

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  11. Sussex Tech teacher named Delawares 2018 Teacher of the YearRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    A high school English teacher from the Sussex Technical School District is Delaware's 2018 State Teacher of the Year. Governor John Carney made the announcement tonight at the annual banquet honoring the 20 district and charter teachers of the year at Dover Downs Hotel and Conference Center in Dover.

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  12. Delaware indicts 18 inmates in deadly prison riotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Yahoo!

    This undated file photo provided by the Delaware Department of Correction shows Sgt. Steven Floyd.

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  13. Delaware Adopts Part of 'Idaho Stop' Bike LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Boise Weekly

    The infamous "Idaho Stop" law allows Idaho bicyclists to treat red lights like stop signs and stop signs like yield signs. It was unique to the Gem State for a long time but on Oct. 5, Delaware Governor John Carney signed into law House Bill 185 , which isn't as expansive as the Idaho Stop law, but does allow Delawareans to treat stop signs like yield signs.

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  14. Delaware Strengthens Cybersecurity LawRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | jdsupra.com

    On August 17, 2017, Delaware became the latest state to strengthen its cybersecurity laws. Under the newly enacted House Substitute 1 for House Bill 180 , businesses who suffer cybersecurity breaches will face far more stringent notification requirements.

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  15. Coons, Carper speak out against Republican tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Delaware's senior senator is calling on President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans to work with Democrats on tax reform. Sen. Tom Carper and fellow Democrat Chris Coons hosted a roundtable discussion in Wilmington on Monday on what they say is the negative impact of Trump's tax plan on Delawareans.

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  16. 31 Severely Neglected Animals Rescued in SeafordRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    On Sunday, October 8, 2017, the Division of Public Health, Delaware Office of Animal Welfare received a tip about a property in the Seaford area with neglected animals. After visiting the site and obtaining a search warrant, Delaware Animal Services , the state's animal control and cruelty enforcement unit, found approximately 43 dead dogs and took into custody another 32 animals, including 31 dogs and a cat.

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  17. Officials: Over 70 neglected animals found; 32 rescued from Seaford propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WMDT

    According to the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services, over 70 neglected animals were found at a property, where 32 animals were rescued, in Seaford. Delaware DHSS says on Sunday, the Division of Public Delaware Office of Animal Welfare received a tip about a property in the Seaford area with neglected animals.

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  18. Food Bank of Delaware and Employees of Chesapeake Utilities...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | PRWeb

    Chesapeake Utilities Corporation wrapped up its fifth annual Chesapeake Summer Cares Volunteer Program in August as more than 165 Delmarva employees and family members partnered with the Food Bank of Delaware's Milford facility and the Maryland Food Bank - Eastern Shore in Salisbury, MD. Employees from the Company's Chesapeake Utilities, Eastern Shore Natural Gas, Sandpiper Energy and Sharp Energy business units, as well as the corporate office, packed more than 5,300 kid-friendly, nutritious meals to be put into backpacks for children in need and sorted produce and canned goods to keep the shelves fully stocked.

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  19. Delaware's U.S. senators Chris Coon and Tom CarperRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans say their tax reform plan would be good for America. But Democratic senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons say it would be bad for Delaware.

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  20. Wanted MCCC inmate in custody in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | WMDT

    An inmate was taken into custody in Ohio, after Department of Corrections officials say he did not return from an approved meal pass, in Dover. The Delaware DOC says on Thursday, 36-year-old Roman Byler Jr. was taken into custody in Tiffin, Ohio.

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