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2 Boaters Dead In Accident Off Kent Island

Two boaters are dead in an accident off Kent Island.


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Chester, Sassafras Rivers Joining John Smith Trail

Kayakers will paddle down the Chester River on Maryland’s Eastern Shore to celebrate its addition to the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail.


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Old Dam Used To Create New Artificial Reef In The Chesapeake

A dam that outlived its usefulness on the Patapsco River is being put to new use in the Chesapeake.


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Body Of Md. Man Who Drowned In Chester River Recovered

A dangerous day on the water. Crews have recovered the Maryland swimmer who went under on the Eastern Shore.


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Boy Rescued From Chester River In Md.; Man Missing

Authorities say they have rescued a boy who was swept away by a current in the Chester River and are searching for his uncle.



More Illegal Rockfish Nets Found Off Kent Island

Maryland Natural Resources police say they’ve found another illegal rockfish net off Kent Island near the mouth of the Chester River.