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Police Say Campers Killed And Grilled State-Endangered Rattlesnake

Police say a group of young men killed and cooked a timber rattlesnake in the Green Ridge State Forest near Little Orleans in western Maryland.


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Park Service Warns Occupy D.C. To End Camps Monday

U.S. Park Police are warning protesters at two “occupy” encampments that they must stop camping at two Washington parks on Monday or risk arrest.



Campers Can Return To Assateague Following Irene

Campers can return to Assateague State Park following a nearly week-long closure because of Hurricane Irene.



Md. Revises Policy On Sunscreen For Campers

Health officials in Maryland have backed off a summer camp sunscreen policy that would have limited who could apply sunscreen to campers.


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Baltimore Co. Looks For Donors To Help Youth Campers

Baltimore County is seeking donors to help enroll 165 underprivileged youth in a camping program and officials say donations are down because of the economy.


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Md. Man Gets 12 Years In Machete Attack On Campers

A Frederick man who allegedly wielded a machete during a robbery of four teenage campers is going to prison.