The Dorchester County authorities say staffers at the Amick Farms poultry processing plant in Hurlock have returned to work after an ammonia leak caused the building to be evacuated.
Under a flapping, rusting tin roof, in an aging shed near the marsh, is one of the most curious pieces of machinery in Dorchester County. Almost 100 years old, it is also one of the rarest contraptions of its kind.
The National Park Service has chosen a superintendent for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National monument.
A house fire claims the life of an elderly man in Dorchester County.
A Maryland man is under arrest in a heartbreaking case of animal cruelty. Two dozen puppies and dogs–found in conditions so bad that some had to be put to sleep.
Marylanders have four new Dorchester County sites to drop off oyster shells for recycling.
Environmental officials will close parts of the Honga River in Dorchester County to shellfish harvesting because of elevated levels of bacteria.
Two boaters who went missing while fishing in Dorchester County have been found safe after spending two nights stranded in a marsh.
Five watermen have been charged with oyster violations in Dorchester County.
Maryland Natural Resources Police say a Taylors Island man faces up to $28,000 in fines for oyster harvesting violations.
Police are searching for a Dorchester County man missing for two years.