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Choptank River

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Police ID Md. Teen Who Died After Jump Into Choptank River

Maryland Natural Resources Police are identifying a Cambridge teen who drowned after he and another teen jumped from a fishing pier into the Choptank River.

09/13/2013

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Body Of Missing Boater Found In Choptank River

Maryland Natural Resources Police say the body of a boater who went missing on the Choptank River has been found.

06/28/2013

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Choptank Lighthouse Group Nears Funding Goal

Organizers say they have raised 90 percent of the money needed for construction of a replica of the Choptank River lighthouse, which they hope to have ready by September.

03/14/2012

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Md. To Inspect Dover Bridge After Weekend Crash

State Highway Administration inspectors will be checking the Dover Bridge over the Choptank River after a weekend crash.

02/28/2012

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Md. Gets $2 Million In Federal Grants For Wetlands

Maryland has received nearly $2 million in federal grants to protect and restore wetlands on the Eastern Shore.

01/03/2012

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New Study Says Chicken Manure Runoff Too Much For Chesapeake Bay

A fight to protect the water. Environmentalists say chicken manure is ruining the Chesapeake Bay.

12/28/2011

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Cambridge Country Club Fined For Sewage Dumping

Maryland state officials say the owners of a Cambridge country club have been fined $500,000 for releasing sewage into Choptank River wetlands for more than two years.

08/11/2011

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Police Identify Body Found In Choptank River

Police in Maryland say the death of a Caroline County man whose body was found in the Choptank River near Denton is a homicide.

07/25/2011