Friday, June 12, 2009

Special Olympics are underway

The 39th Annual Delaware Special Olympics summer games kicked off this morning in Newark. Watch athletes compete at the University of Delaware.

Toddlers found wandering in Elsmere

Two toddlers are back home safe after they were discovered wandering down a sidewalk in Elsmere this morning. Police say a neighbor spotted the two-year-old and three-year-old around 7 a.m. in the 1200 block of Sycamore Avenue. Police say the kids only made it about five houses from where they lived. Watch police carry the kids home.

Thursday, June 11, 2009

White House auto recovery director visits Del.

President Obama's auto recovery director, Ed Montgomery visited Wilmington today where he met with state leaders to discuss federal support for auto workers and their communities. Hear from Montgomery.

Congregation mourns loss of pastor

Hear from the senior pastor at Westminster Presbyterian Church after an associate pastor presumably died in a kayaking accident earlier this week near West Chester.

Teen charged in stabbing

A bystander took video of a 15-year-old girl being attacked outside the Christiana Mall yesterday. Police say Jayd Jenita Hampton, 18, of Wilmington stabbed the victim multiple times. Part of the attack was recorded using a cell phone.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Search for pastor's body continues

Recovery efforts continued today for the second missing kayaker identified as Reverend Chad Miller of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Wilmington. Miller and his brother, Chris went kayaking on the Brandywine Creek Tuesday. Chris Miller's body was recovered a short time after the accident. Hear from police and an experienced kayaker.

Unruly crowd, sign of times

A large crowd that showed up for information on job training at the Goodwill in Wilmington became out of control this morning, and were sent home. Officials at Goodwill say the number of people seeking job training has climbed with the state of the economy. Hear from a witness who stood in line this morning.

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

State speaks out on Walgreen's decision

State leaders spoke out today against Walgreen's decision to no longer fill Medicaid patients' prescriptions. Walgreen's owns Happy Harry's. Listen to what state leaders have to say.

Deadly shooting in Newport

State Police are investigating a double shooting that left one man dead and another critically injured. The body of Jose Luis Ramos, 24, of New Castle was discovered at a storage unit in the Newport Industrial Park. A second victim is fighting for his life. Watch investigators on the scene. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers (800) TIP-3333.

Monday, June 8, 2009

Mother loses 2 daughters to violence

Louise Jefferson has lost her second daughter to violence. Thirty-three-year-old Salima "Star" Jefferson was found shot to death slumped over the steering wheel of her SUV Saturday in Wilmington. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers (800) TIP-3333. Louise Jefferson's first daughter was killed in New York in 1981. Listen to family and community members speak out.

Overturned truck causes morning delays

A two-vehicle crash involving an overturned truck on Delaware 141 northbound in Rockland caused a mess for morning commuters. Watch crews on the scene. No one was injured.


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