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Md. Civil War Sites Mark Memorial Day With Flags, Parade

Maryland’s two biggest Civil War battlefields are marking Memorial Day in distinctly different ways.


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Probation for Minor Leaguer Who Abused Host Family’s Son

A former high school baseball coach faces sentencing in Frederick for sexually abusing the teenage son of a host family during his minor league baseball career.



20 Years for Mother in ‘Anayah’s Law’ Fatal Child Abuse Case

A judge in Frederick has sentenced a woman to 20 years in prison for failing to prevent her husband from killing their 21-month-old daughter Anayah in a case that prompted state child-welfare reform legislation.


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Fort Detrick Opening New Visitor Gate

The Army is opening a new gate for visitors to Fort Detrick in Frederick.


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Cars, Homes Damaged by Easter Shooting in Frederick, Md.

Police in Frederick are investigating gunfire that damaged at least two homes and two vehicles on Easter.


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Frederick Police Arrest 2 for Possession of Synthetic Drug

Frederick Police have arrested two men for disorderly conduct and possession of a synthetic drug called “spice.”


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Police ID Human Remains Found in 2008 Near Frederick

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says it has identified human remains found in a wooded area near Frederick nearly six years ago.


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Man Charged in Death of Md. Toddler Found in Backpack in Creek

A man suspected in the death of a 1-year-old Maryland boy found inside a backpack in a central Ohio creek has been charged with murder after the toddler’s mother agreed to cooperate with prosecutors.


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Woman Charged With Trespassing on Small Airport’s Runways

Frederick police have charged a woman with trespassing after she allegedly walked onto the runways at Frederick Municipal Airport.


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Virginia Man Sentenced in $200K Jewelry Store Robbery

A Virginia man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in a robbery of a jewelry store in Frederick, Maryland, in which $200,000 worth of Rolex watches were stolen.