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Potentially Deadly Disease To Humans Kills Horse On Eastern Shore

A disease with no known cure kills a horse on the Eastern Shore, and it can kill humans as well. It’s carried by mosquitoes, and it may be even more dangerous than the West Nile virus.

08/16/2013

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UMES To Add Bulletproof Whiteboards As Campus Safety Measure

Teachers at one Eastern Shore university will soon be armed with protection thanks to a new device designed by a Maryland company.

08/16/2013

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Gas Tax Hike Funds $50M Project To Replace Eastern Shore’s 81-Year-Old Dover Bridge

As you pay more to fill your gas tank, the state is taking some of that money to fund transportation projects.

08/16/2013

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Del. Hershey To Seek Open Senate Seat

Del. Steve Hershey says he will seek appointment to a vacant state Senate seat on the Eastern Shore.

08/16/2013

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Dover Bridge Near Easton To Be Replaced

An 81-year-old swing-span bridge on the Eastern Shore that has concerned residents for years because of its troubling opening at times will be replaced with a new $50 million bridge, Maryland officials announced Thursday.

08/15/2013

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Thousands Lose Homes In Md. With Foreclosure Wave

A second round of the housing crisis is striking Maryland as a backlog of delinquent loans move to foreclosure.

08/12/2013

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Small Plane Crashes On Eastern Shore, 2 Rescued

Maryland State Police say two people were rescued after a small plane crashed into the water off Dorchester County.

08/12/2013

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WMDT-TV Announces Sale To Md. Media Firm

A Montgomery County media company is buying the Eastern Shore’s WMDT-TV, an ABC affiliate station.

08/09/2013

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Eastern Shore Dig Seeks Proof Of 1st Free Black Community

Archaeology students have been sifting through a little patch of ground on Maryland’s Eastern Shore this summer, seeking evidence that it was home to the nation’s first free African-American community.

07/27/2013

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WEATHER BLOG: Drier Air Is Trying To Push Through!

Drier air is trying its best to push southeastward across the Ohio Valley and into the Northeast mid-Atlantic states as a bubble of high pressure establishes itself in the Eastern Region temporarily.

07/24/2013

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Eastern Shore Canoe Company Paddles On

When Barry Laws started the Pocomoke River Canoe Co. 30 years ago on the banks of the Pocomoke River, he didn’t have a kayak in his fleet. Canoes were the only way to paddle up and down the scenic waterway.

07/20/2013

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Md. Crab Bake Sale Features Early Politics

Maryland elections won’t take place until next year, but an annual Eastern Shore crab bake known for its political flavor had an unusual amount of campaign activity surrounding it Wednesday.

07/17/2013

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