Western Maryland

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Woman Seeks Jury Trial in Western Md. Christmas Eve Shooting

A woman accused in a fatal, Christmas Eve shooting near Frederick wants a jury trial.


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2 Maryland Sisters, 5 and 7, Killed in House Fire

Two girls have been killed in a house fire in western Maryland.


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2 Ky. Men Charged With Stealing Ginseng in Md.

Two Kentucky men have been charged with trying to steal more than $5,000 worth of ginseng root from a garden in western Maryland.


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Md. Town Changes Campaign Sign Rules After ACLU Cites Free-Speech Rights

The western Maryland town of Hancock is rescinding an ordinance that put time limits on front-yard campaign signs after the American Civil Liberties Union objected on First Amendment grounds.


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Maryland ‘Ice Cream Trail’ Offers Delicious Treats Across The State

The Maryland Agriculture Department is promoting an ice cream trail stretching from western Maryland to the Eastern Shore.


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Sunday Hunting Bills Pass Md. General Assembly

Identical bills to greatly expand Sunday hunting opportunities in western Maryland have passed both houses of the General Assembly.


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Doughnut, Key Among New Year’s Eve Drops in Maryland

New Year’s Eve revelers in Hagerstown are sweetening their celebration with a doughnut drop.


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Pa. Man Charged with Robbing Same Md. Bank Twice

A Pennsylvania man has been charged with robbing the same western Maryland bank twice in the past week.


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DNR Set To Reopen Otter Trapping In Western Maryland

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s preparing to allow trapping for river otters in far western Maryland after reintroducing them to the region.