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Gov. Markell Signs Bill Expanding Access To Medical Marijuana For Children

The oil does not contain enough of the active ingredient in marijuana to get someone “high.”


Route 1 in Delaware early Tuesday morning. State offices in Delaware have closed on Tuesday, February 17th. (Credit: Justin Drabick/CBS3)

Delaware State Offices Closed Tuesday

Non-essential employees are asked not to report to work. Essential employees should report as scheduled.


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State Of Emergency Declared In Delaware

Delaware is operating under a State of Emergency with a Level 1 Driving Warning, Governor Markell announced on Tuesday.


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EVRAZ Suspends Operations at Claymont Mill, Affecting 375 Employees

On Monday, Evraz North America, which took over control of Claymont Steel in 2008, announced to its employees that it will be suspending operations at the Claymont mill.


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Gov. Markell Signs Expanded Gun Background Checks Into Law In Del.

Wednesday’s bill expands background checks on private party gun sales, and at gun shows, effectively closing the “gun show loophole.”


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Delaware Becomes 11th State To Allow Same-Sex Marriages

Governor Jack Markell signed legislation to allow same-sex couples to marry, making Delaware the 11th state in the country to legalize same-sex marriage.


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Gov. Markell Releases Statement In Response To Tragic Shooting

Governor Markell has also ordered the American and Delaware flags at state buildings and facilities also be flown at half-staff until the end of the day on December 18.