Delaware records no COVID-19 deaths in last 7 days

Betsy PriceHeadlines, Health

  While Delawareā€™s percentage of new positive COVID-19 tests continues to drift up, vaccinations do, too. The Delaware Division of Public Health said Friday in a press release that the state is just 14 cases away from topping the 110,000 mark of COVID-19 cases reported tot he state. The seven-day average of new positive cases decreased to 24.1 as of …

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General Assembly eases restrictions, allowing 25 people in gallery for sessions

Betsy PriceGovernment & Politics, Headlines, Health

A few members of the public will be allowed to sit in the gallery during General Assembly Sessions.   With the Delaware General Assembly in the last month of its regular session, rules have been changed to open Legislature Hall in Dover to the public in a limited way. The statehouse will require the public to sign up to reserve …

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VA will vaccinate veteransā€™ 12- to 17-year-old children

Betsy PriceHeadlines, Health

The Va will begin vaccinating teens Monday at its Wilmington campus on Kirkwood Highway.   The Wilmington VA Medical Center will begin vaccinating adolescents Monday.  The expansion will only be offered to those 12ā€“ to 17-year-olds who are caregivers of veterans or veteran beneficiaries under the Save Lives Act.  Shots will be available at its main campus at 1601 Kirkwood …