Delaware Coronavirus COVID-19 News

Declines continue in Delaware COVID cases

The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) said for the second month in a row the number of hospitalizations, test positivity rates, and the 7-day average of new cases related to COVID, have declined.

Mike Phillips
Fri, 16 Sep 2022 12:35:00 -0400

Delaware hopes to make bivalent COVID boosters available by next week

Delaware health officials said they are preparing to distribute COVID-19 bivalent boosters as early as next week if they receive CDC approval.

Sean Greene
Thu, 01 Sep 2022 00:38:00 -0400

Delaware reaches CDC's 'high' COVID-19 community level, DPH encouraging indoor mask use

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has placed all three Delaware counties in its "high" category for community spread and is encouraging indoor mask use in public settings.

Sean Greene
Fri, 29 Jul 2022 18:55:00 -0400

VIDEO | Biden emerges from COVID isolation, tells public: Get shots

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden ended his COVID-19 isolation on Wednesday, telling Americans they can “live without fear” of the pandemic if they take advantage of booster shots and treatments, the protections he credited with his swift recovery.

Chris Megerian & Darlene Superville | Associated Press
Wed, 27 Jul 2022 14:06:00 -0400

Wilmington chefs step up to the plate

A restaurant series in Wilmington that ran from December 2021 through March 2022, featuring celebrity chef talent, raised $100,000 for the Independent Restaurant Coalition (IRC).

Mike Phillips
Sun, 17 Jul 2022 18:00:00 -0400

DPH urges Delawareans to get boosted against new COVID variants

The state Division of Public Health is urging members of the public to get vaccinated against the BA.5 and other COVID variants now, rather than waiting until the fall.

Frank Gerace
Sat, 16 Jul 2022 14:50:00 -0400

DPH: COVID vaccines for young children to arrive in Delaware Monday

Parents of kids ages 6 months to 5 years old in Delaware will be able to have their kids vaccinated against COVID starting this week.

Frank Gerace
Sun, 19 Jun 2022 11:26:00 -0400

US lifts COVID-19 test requirement for international travel

The Biden administration is lifting its requirement that international air travelers to the U.S. take a COVID-19 test within a day before boarding their flights, easing one of the last remaining government mandates meant to contain the spread of the…

Zeke Miller | Associated Press
Fri, 10 Jun 2022 14:20:00 -0400

UD reinstitutes indoor mask mandate starting Tuesday

The University of Delaware is bringing back its mask mandate starting on Tuesday morning.

Sean Greene
Mon, 23 May 2022 19:32:00 -0400

Gov. Carney 'feeling well' after testing positive for COVID-19

Delaware Governor John Carney has tested positive for COVID-19.

Sean Greene
Mon, 16 May 2022 20:16:00 -0400