Maryland Pontoon Boat Operator Drowned, Autopsy ShowsAn autopsy has concluded the operator of a pontoon boat that went over a dam near New Market died from accidental drowning.
Md. City Advised It Owns Dam Some Want RemovedThe Maryland attorney general's office says the city of Cumberland apparently owns a Potomac River dam at the center of a debate about the waterway's future.
Conowingo Dam Project EIS Open To Public Comment Federal officials have released a draft environmental impact statement for the relicensing of three Susquehanna River hydroelectric projects, including Exelon's Conowingo dam.
Search For Man Who Fell Into Pretty Boy Reservoir ContinuesBaltimore County Police are looking for a man who fell into the Pretty Boy Reservoir.
Crews Rescue Man Suspended From Rope At Md. DamAuthorities say emergency crews have rescued a man who was suspended from a rope at a dam in Harford County.
10-Year-Old Autistic Boy Rescued From Water Near DamA woman whose autistic 10-year-old son was safely rescued from waters near a dam praised the several agencies that helped find him.
Woman Drowns In Heavily Flooded LaurelDangerous high waters. Rising rivers claimed at least one life after overnight storms. Now several communities are flooded out.
Md. DNR: Bay Restoration Efforts Need To Happen At ConowingoSediments behind the Conowingo dam threatening bay restoration efforts must be dealt with sooner rather than later, and Exelon should be part of the solution as part of the relicensing of its hydro-electric power plant, a Maryland natural resources official said Tuesday.
Grant Could Further Potomac River Dam RemovalA river restoration group has announced a $40,000 federal grant toward the proposed removal of a Potomac River dam at Cumberland.
Western Md. Fish Pond Drained Due To Dam DangerThe Maryland Department of Natural Resources is draining a fishing pond in the Washington County community of Brownsville to prevent a dam failure.
FEMA Highlights Need For Dam Safety At Md. DamFederal Emergency Management officials are stressing the importance of dam safety.
Port Deposit And Havre De Grace Evacuate As Flood Waters RiseThousands of gallons of water are surging through the Conowingo Dam, threatening Port Deposit and Havre de Grace.