Some Of Delaware’s Most Popular Stories In 2018

Tallest Cargo Load Ever To Pass Under The Delaware Memorial Bridge Will Cause Its Closure On Saturday
It’s Happened Again, Police Say Man Identified Himself As Child Protective Service, Tried To Take Kids
Don Pablo’s At Christiana Mall Has Closed Its Doors
Hurricane Florence: Governor Carney Urges Delaware Residents To Prepare For Storm
Happening Now: Incident Prompts Closure Of Delaware Memorial Bridge In Both Directions
Reports: Eight Hour Standoff Overnight, Residents Awakened By “Loud Booms”
State Fire Marshal: Bear Man Arrested In Connection With New Castle Dollar Tree Fire
DelDOT To Close Route 72 In Bear For At Least 10 Weeks
Troopers: Armed Trio Impersonated Family Services Employees, Fake Paperwork Had Child’s Name On It
St. Georges Bridge To Close For Months Of Repairs
Delaware Academy Of Public Safety Has Abruptly Closed Leaving Students Scrambling
New Castle 7-11 Store Closed Down Without Notice
Just In: Pike Creek Child Abductor Will Spend The Rest Of His Days In Prison
Good Samaritan Pulls Driver From Fiery Head-On Collision In Bear
DowDuPont Closing Plant At The End Of The Month, Moving Production Line To India
Criminal Investigations At Firefly Festival Lead To Multiple Arrest
“No Physical Evidence Of Shooting At Christiana Mall”
Feds Indict Wilmington Woman For Allegedly Obstructing Investigation, Elkton Kidnapping, Murder Tied To 6-Year-Old’s Shooting
Overdoses, A Daily Occurrence In New Castle County, 6 Deaths In 3 Days
Update: All 12 In Custody, Incident That Caused Baylor Women’s Prison Lockdown Over
11 Traffic-Related Deaths In July Prompts AAA To Issues Statement
Update: Book Store Employee Locks Robbery Suspect In Store
Video – Willey Farms Burns To The Ground In Townsend Overnight
Video – Firefighters From Across County Respond To Massive Fire In New Castle

We’ll be adding more stories over the coming days.

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