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The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter storm warning for Wicomico County and surrounding areas from 6 a.m.-midnight Wednesday, March 21.

Although the campus is scheduled to remain open at this time, liberal leave is in effect for non-essential personnel on Wednesday. Personnel must notify their supervisors prior to the beginning of their regularly scheduled shift if they intend to use leave. Essential personnel must report.

Join us April 5th at 7PM for the return of the Cleveland Orchestra led by Franz Welser Most . 2018 marks the Cleveland Orchestra's Centennial Season and their 53rd season of radio broadcasts.

On Saturday, March 31st at noon, The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival returns  for another year. You'll hear old favourites as well as works by living composers commissioned for the festival.

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A gunman has been killed by a resource officer at a Great Mills, Maryland high school.

Authorities say the situation was quickly contained at the Great Mills High School attended by around 16-hundred students.

Parents have been told to pick up their children about at Leonardtown High School around eight miles away.

The St. Mary’s County Public Schools says that the county sheriffs were on the scene and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has tweeted that two special agents were on their way.

Snow on the Way

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Don Rush

The region apparently is not through with snow just yet.

A two day storm is set to hit the Delmarva region bringing 2-to-6 inches of the white stuff to the lower region beginning tonight and lasting through tomorrow night.

For Wicomico, Somerset and Worcester counties the forecast is expecting 3-to-5 inches.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that the resort towns along the coast are expected to receive less snow.

Meanwhile, forecasters say Sussex County is expected to get up to 6 inches before it’s all over.

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There have now been 31 confirmed deaths from the flu in Delaware this season.

A 62-year-old New Castle woman is the latest casualty.

It’s reported that she had underlying health conditions.

The Wilmington News Journal reports that this is the deadliest flu season to hit the First State out distancing the record set in 2014-2015 when 28 confirmed deaths were report.

The state has been keeping records since 2004.

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