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Crews Rescue Man Suspended From Rope At Md. Dam

Authorities say emergency crews have rescued a man who was suspended from a rope at a dam in Harford County.

02/12/2014

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10-Year-Old Autistic Boy Rescued From Water Near Dam

A woman whose autistic 10-year-old son was safely rescued from waters near a dam praised the several agencies that helped find him.

08/23/2013

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Woman Drowns In Heavily Flooded Laurel

Dangerous high waters. Rising rivers claimed at least one life after overnight storms. Now several communities are flooded out.

01/31/2013

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Md. DNR: Bay Restoration Efforts Need To Happen At Conowingo

Sediments 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.

01/16/2013

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Grant Could Further Potomac River Dam Removal

A river restoration group has announced a $40,000 federal grant toward the proposed removal of a Potomac River dam at Cumberland.

01/14/2013

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Western Md. Fish Pond Drained Due To Dam Danger

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is draining a fishing pond in the Washington County community of Brownsville to prevent a dam failure.

08/17/2012

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FEMA Highlights Need For Dam Safety At Md. Dam

Federal Emergency Management officials are stressing the importance of dam safety.

05/31/2012

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Port Deposit And Havre De Grace Evacuate As Flood Waters Rise

Thousands of gallons of water are surging through the Conowingo Dam, threatening Port Deposit and Havre de Grace.

09/08/2011