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Maryland announces first confirmed case of Zika virus infection

The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is announcing its first confirmed case of a Marylander being infected with... Read Full Story
Posted 4 hours ago

C&O Canal program puts park advocates aboard Amtrak trains

The National Park Service is seeking volunteers to tell Amtrak passengers about the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park.

The... Read Full Story
Posted 5 hours ago

Hogan Submits Second Supplemental Budget

Governor Larry Hogan today introduced a second supplemental budget for FY 2017 that provides $18 million to support the implementation of Project... Read Full Story
Posted 5 hours ago

Police investigating possible murder

On Thursday, the Cumberland Police Department and Cumberland... Read Full Story
Posted 6 hours ago

Statewide bills propose end to newspaper notices on government meetings

Though Anne Arundel County has withdrawn a proposal to advertise some public notices on the government’s website rather than in newspapers,... Read Full Story
Posted 6 hours ago

Former Redskins player facing charges after accidentally shooting himself

NFL free agent Josh Morgan, who played for the Washington Redskins during the 2012-2013 season, is facing reckless handling charges after... Read Full Story
Posted 6 hours ago

Md measure would end animal use in medical training

A measure in Maryland would end animal use in medical education and training, if there is an alternative method.

The bill is scheduled to... Read Full Story
Posted 6 hours ago

Comptroller asks lawmakers for more power to fight tax fraud

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot was joined by tax preparers and accountants this week as he asked lawmakers to give his agents greater... Read Full Story
Posted 7 hours ago

More deer tested for CWD in Maryland

The Cumberland Times News reports the results are back for 85 of the 286 samples from Western Maryland deer sent away by the state's... Read Full Story
Posted 7 hours ago

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Interstate 68 Accident Injures One, Closes Eastbound Lanes For Two Hours

Eastbound Interstate 68 was shut down for a few hours this morning as the result of an accident near Exit 34 in the Frostburg area. ... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

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