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Animal Cruelty Trial Resumes For Western Maryland Farmer

A western Maryland farmer charged with 24 counts of animal cruelty is in court in Frederick.



Woman Hurt By Lightning Strike In Western Maryland

Authorities say a woman is recovering from a lightning strike at a western Maryland state park.



Western Md. Man Gets Life Sentence In Fatal Stabbing

A western Maryland man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for fatally stabbing his former girlfriend at her Boonsboro home.



Scores Jumping In Western Md. Lake To Benefit Animals

Scores of animal lovers in western Maryland are taking a wintertime dip in a state park lake to benefit a local animal shelter.


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Western Md. Man Pleads Guilty In Fatal Stabbing

A Washington County man faces a possible life sentence after pleading guilty to first-degree murder in the February stabbing of his former girlfriend.


It’s Academic: November 8, 2014

Teams from Boonsboro, Archbishop Spalding and Calvert compete.


Author Nora Roberts has traveled all over the world, but she still calls Maryland home.

Romance Author Helps Fund Public Pool In Md. Town

Romance novelist Nora Roberts is helping the western Maryland town of Boonsboro build a public swimming pool.


Delaney To Meet With Boonsboro Officials

Rep. John Delaney is scheduled to meet with local Boonsboro officials.


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Documents: Student Brought ‘Kill List’ To School

Court documents show that a 16-year-old boy brought two knives and a “kill list” with him to Boonsboro High School during an incident that led to him being charged with second-degree assault.


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Suspect In Fatal Stabbing Claims Self-Defense

A man charged in a fatal stabbing in Boonsboro allegedly told police he was defending himself.


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3-Year Sentence For Neglect Of Elderly Woman

The former operator of a Boonsboro assisted-living center was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for neglecting an Alzheimer’s patient who fell through the unfinished floor of a second-story bathroom.


It’s Academic: Jan. 4, 2014

Teams from Baltimore Poly, Boonsboro and Frederick compete.