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Coast Guard Rescues 2 Men From Ocean City Inlet

Two men had to be rescued from the Ocean City Inlet after being caught in a storm and nearly pulled out to the ocean.



Maryland Offering Free Boat Noise Tests

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it is offering free tests to allow owners to find out if their boats meet new noise regulations.


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2 Boys Rescued After Boat Capsizes In Md.

The Coast Guard has rescued two boys after their 14-foot sailboat capsized off the coast of Little Cove Point near Lusby.



Man Rescued After Spending Night On Capsized Boat

Officials say an 18-year-old Annapolis man is lucky he was found alive after spending the night clinging to the hull of a capsized sailboat in the Chesapeake Bay.



Proposed Md. Boat Registration Hike Scaled Back

Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources says it’s scaling back proposed increases in boat registration fees.


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Annapolis Hosting Holiday Boat Parade

Nearly 40 boats are registered for an annual holiday boat parade in Annapolis.


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Md. Man Who Faked Death Faces Years In Prison

A man who vanished in the Chesapeake Bay and faked his death to avoid spending years behind bars should get a stiff prison sentence to discourage hoax distress calls that put rescuers in danger, a Coast Guard commander says.


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Baltimore Co. Rescuers’ Boat Capsizes

Baltimore County fire officials say a swift water rescuers’ boat has capsized in the Patapsco River, but both firefighters on board are safe.


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Conditions Right For Ocean City Tuna Tournament

Organizers say fish are plentiful for this weekend’s Ocean City Tuna Tournament.


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Coast Guard Rescues 3 Near Ocean City

The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued two adults and a child from a boat that was taking on water 60 miles east of Ocean City.


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Man, 45, Dies In Boating Accident On Elk River

Authorities say a Westminster man died in a boating accident on the Elk River near North East.



Md. NRP To Raise Awareness Of Alcohol And Boating

The Maryland Natural Resources Police will be working to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking while out on the water.