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11:33 am
Fri April 2, 2010

Delaware Gets Big Federal Money

Salisbury, MD – Delaware educators got a big boost this week with a $100 million from the federal Race to the Top program. Now, they say, the hard work begins.

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9:56 am
Thu April 1, 2010

Rematch In Maryland

Salisbury, MD – In Maryland former Republican Governor Robert Ehrlich says he will seek a rematch against incumbent Democratic Governor Martin O'Malley, who defeated him four years ago.

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9:43 am
Wed March 31, 2010

Farmers Ready Crops After Weather Delay

Salisbury, MD – With this year's heavy snow and rain, farmers are just beginning to ready their crops for the spring on Maryland's Eastern Shore.

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9:40 am
Wed March 31, 2010

Salisbury Council Member Diagnosed With Cancer

Salisbury, MD – Salisbury Council Vice President Gary Comegys vows to continue his work for the city after being diagnosed with a form of bone marrow cancer last week.

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8:45 am
Wed March 31, 2010

Immigration Reform: A Solution to Drivers License for the Undocumented?

Salisburym, MD – With immigration reform possibly the next big issue on Capitol Hill, immigrant rights advocates believe it could resolve the issue of providing driver's licenses to the undocumented. By 2015 Maryland will phase out its past practice of providing licenses to those who could produce foreign identity documents without establishing legal residency in this country. Translation and editorial assistance provided
by Charito Calvachi-Mateyko for this story.

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9:24 am
Fri March 26, 2010

The Politics of Health Care Reform

Salisbury, MD – With the health care reform legislation the law of the land, Democrats and
Republicans will now take their case to the American people in the run up to the
November mid-term elections.

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9:35 am
Thu March 18, 2010

Maryland Storm Water Regulation Compromise

Salisbury, MD – In early May, the state of Maryland is expected to enact revised storm water
regulations, designed to curb pollution in the Chesapeake Bay. The measure
is a compromise hammered out by state officials, builders and environmentalists.

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9:19 am
Tue March 16, 2010

Public Housing Gun Ban Battle

Salisbury – In March, demonstrators took to the streets in Wilmington to protest legislation
that would overturn a gun ban in public housing. The authors say they only want
to ensure the Second Amendment rights of residents, but critics say their aim
is much broader than that.

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10:17 am
Mon March 8, 2010

Eastern Shore Psychologist Goes to Haiti

Salisbury, MD – Lower Eastern Shore clinical psychologist Michael Finegan, who worked with the Catholic Relief Services, has just returned from earthquake devastated Haiti. He talks about his experiences and the unique approach he took in dealing with the childhood trauma left behind.

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11:21 am
Fri March 5, 2010

Dredging Begins in Delaware River

Salisburgy, MD – The US Army Corp of Engineers has begun deepening the Delaware River despite
legal challenges from the states of Delaware, New Jersey and environmental groups.

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8:45 am
Wed March 3, 2010

Delaware Drivers Dodge The Potholes

Salisbury. MD – With the recent snow storms Delaware drivers are being confronted with thousands
of potholes. How it happened and what's being done about them.

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9:07 am
Fri February 26, 2010

Two Sex Offender Cases Rock Delmarva

Salisbury, MD – On Delmarva a Delaware pediatrician has been charged with molesting over one
hundred children, while a registered sex offender has been arrested in the kidnapping
and murder of an 11 year old Salisbury girl. These cases have sent shock waves
across the peninsula and caused legislators to tighten sex offender laws.

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9:00 am
Thu February 25, 2010

Unique Picture Book Author to Visit Salisbury University

Salisbury, MD – Popular children's author Laura Vaccaro Seeger will be appearing at SU March 3rd. Her concept books feature the combination of pictures and cut-outs. Seeger shares with us the process of creating them.

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9:20 am
Wed February 24, 2010

Poultry and Livestock Industries Struggle With Snow Storms

Salisbury, MD – With yet another snow storm on the way, the poultry and livestock industries are
seeking help as they struggle with the damage from the last storms.

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8:45 am
Tue February 23, 2010

Schools In Delaware Brace for Budget Cuts

Salisbury, MD – With a $250 million budget deficit, Delaware Governor Jack Markell plans to balance
the state's $3.2 billion by trimming the budgets of the state's Universities.

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9:27 am
Thu February 18, 2010

Salisbury Takes up Impact Fees

Salisbury, MD – After a decade of debate, the Salisbury City Council begins debate on impact fees
that would be charged to developers for the expansion of city services needed
by new communities.

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9:24 am
Thu February 18, 2010

Song Yet Sung and the Negro Spiritual

Salisbury, MD – The Salisbury University Music Department combines Negro spirituals and readings
from James McBride's novel, "Song Yet Sung", to tell the story of Liz Spocott
who travels with other runaway slaves through the Eastern Shore during the 1850's.

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10:53 am
Wed February 10, 2010

Wicomico County Digs out

Salisbury MD – With more snow on the way, some Wicomico residents are grumbling about the pace of snow removal.

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8:28 am
Mon February 8, 2010

Battle Brewing over Stormwater Runoff

Salisbury, MD – With the rapid rate of development on the Delmarva peninsula, the state of Maryland is cracking down on storm water runoff. That could set up a battle between developers and environmentalists.

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9:18 am
Fri February 5, 2010

Auto Dealers and Toyota Owners Reel from Company's Latest Troubles

Salisbury, MD – With brake troubles on Toyota's Prius and gas pedal problems in other auto lines, auto dealers and customers are trying to sort out their future.

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9:43 am
Wed February 3, 2010

Governor Martin O'Malley: Jobs Top Priority

Salisbury, MD – In his State of the State address Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley makes job creation his top priority, while Republicans warn that Democrats will raises taxes next year to close future budget deficits.

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8:46 am
Wed January 27, 2010

The Legacy of the late Senator Charles Mathias

Salisburgy, MD – Former Senator Charles "Mac" Mathias, best known as the father of the modern
effort to restore the Chesapeake Bay, died this week at the age of 87. A look
back at the man and his legacy.

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9:16 am
Mon January 25, 2010

Delmarva Haitian Relief Efforts

Salisburgy, MD – With the stunning picture of earthquake devasation in Haiti, Delmarvans rally to assistance relief efforts.

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8:47 am
Mon January 18, 2010

Propaganda in the Age of Radio

Salisbury, MD – In the war on terror, the public has become accustomed to the videos aon the
internet offered up by terrorist groups. However, at one time radio was the
medium for those in conflict.

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8:36 am
Fri January 15, 2010

The Homeless Search For Shelter In Salisbury

Salisbury, MD – With the winter weather churches in Salisbury have opened up their doors to provide food and shelter for the homeless. And, they find many new faces as the recession has deepened this year.

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9:37 am
Thu January 14, 2010

Tuition Expected to Rise in Maryland

Annapolis, MD – Facing a $2 billion budget deficit, Governor Martin O'Malley told the Marc Steiner
Show that he expects as much as a 3% increase in tuition for University of Maryland
students.

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9:23 am
Wed December 23, 2009

Rise in Heroin Use on Delmarva

Salisbury. MD – With the increase in heroin use on Delmarva Public Radio takes a look at the user and his addiction. The road to recovery. (Part 3)

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9:21 am
Wed December 23, 2009

Rise in Heroin Use on Delmarva

Salisbury, MD – With the increase in heroin use on Delmarva Public Radio takes a look at the user and his addiction. The mind of the addict. (part 2)

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9:41 am
Mon December 21, 2009

Rise in Heroin Use on Delmarva

Salisbury, MD – With the increase in heroin use on Delmarva Public Radio takes a look at the user and his addiction. Prescription drugs as a gateway to heroin use. (Part 1)

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9:07 am
Fri December 18, 2009

Senator Tom Carper: Defends Senate Health Care Reform Legislation

Salisbury. MD – With the latest compromise on Senate health care reform drawing fire from progressive groups, Senator Tom Carper (D-DE) defends the latest deal that
drops expansion of Medicare Care.

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