Read the latest news on coronavirus in Delaware. More Info

Delaware.gov logo
Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker

Delaware News



  Category: Featured Posts


Public Health Announces 36 Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 in Delaware; No New Deaths

Delaware Health and Social Services | Division of Public Health | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Thursday, July 2, 2020

SMYRNA (July 1, 2020) – The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is announcing 36 additional positive cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Delaware as of 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 30, 2020. No new deaths were reported on Tuesday. In addition, 68 individuals are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19 in Delaware, 13 of which […]




Governor Carney Signs Vote By Mail Legislation

Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 1, 2020

House Bill 346 creates safe, more direct alternative to in-person voting due to COVID-19 WILMINGTON, Del.  – Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed into law House Bill 346, legislation sponsored by House Majority Leader Valerie Longhurst that allows Delawareans to vote by mail in the 2020 primary, general and special elections. House Bill 346 makes […]




Accessible Voting Available for July 7th Presidential Primary

Department of Elections | Department of Elections - Kent County Office | Department of Elections - New Castle County Office | Department of Elections - State Election Commissioner | Department of Elections - Sussex County Office | Featured Posts | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Accessible Voting Available for July 7th Presidential Primary The Delaware Department of Elections (“Department”) and Disabilities Law Program of Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. (“DLP”) are pleased to announce the reactivation of Delaware’s pilot accessible absentee voting program through Democracy Live. This system offers electronic delivery of accessible ballots, a ballot marking tool, and submission […]




Governor Carney Issues Modification to State of Emergency

Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Modification closes eastern Sussex bars to limit spread of COVID-19 in beach communities WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday issued the 23rd modification to the State of Emergency declaration, closing bars in eastern Sussex County to limit spread of COVID-19 in Delaware’s beach communities. The modification also includes consumer protections for Delawareans who […]




New Limits Set for Beaches at Delaware State Parks Starting This Weekend

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Featured Posts | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2020

DNREC announced the following restrictions to be imposed starting on Friday, July 3 and lasting until further notice.







  Category: Featured Posts


Public Health Announces 36 Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 in Delaware; No New Deaths

Delaware Health and Social Services | Division of Public Health | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Thursday, July 2, 2020

SMYRNA (July 1, 2020) – The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is announcing 36 additional positive cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Delaware as of 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 30, 2020. No new deaths were reported on Tuesday. In addition, 68 individuals are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19 in Delaware, 13 of which […]




Governor Carney Signs Vote By Mail Legislation

Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 1, 2020

House Bill 346 creates safe, more direct alternative to in-person voting due to COVID-19 WILMINGTON, Del.  – Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed into law House Bill 346, legislation sponsored by House Majority Leader Valerie Longhurst that allows Delawareans to vote by mail in the 2020 primary, general and special elections. House Bill 346 makes […]




Accessible Voting Available for July 7th Presidential Primary

Department of Elections | Department of Elections - Kent County Office | Department of Elections - New Castle County Office | Department of Elections - State Election Commissioner | Department of Elections - Sussex County Office | Featured Posts | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Accessible Voting Available for July 7th Presidential Primary The Delaware Department of Elections (“Department”) and Disabilities Law Program of Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. (“DLP”) are pleased to announce the reactivation of Delaware’s pilot accessible absentee voting program through Democracy Live. This system offers electronic delivery of accessible ballots, a ballot marking tool, and submission […]




Governor Carney Issues Modification to State of Emergency

Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Modification closes eastern Sussex bars to limit spread of COVID-19 in beach communities WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday issued the 23rd modification to the State of Emergency declaration, closing bars in eastern Sussex County to limit spread of COVID-19 in Delaware’s beach communities. The modification also includes consumer protections for Delawareans who […]




New Limits Set for Beaches at Delaware State Parks Starting This Weekend

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Featured Posts | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2020

DNREC announced the following restrictions to be imposed starting on Friday, July 3 and lasting until further notice.