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Frederick County Learning More About 911 Texting

Officials in Frederick County are learning more about a service that allows some people to send a text to 911 operators.

03/21/2013

Hurricane Sandy Strengthens

Officials Attribute Another Md. Death To Sandy

Authorities say an elderly man in western Maryland died earlier this week while shoveling snow after Sandy spawned a blizzard that buried the mountainous region under two feet of snow.

11/02/2012

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Prince George’s Hosting Emergency Preparedness Forum

Police in Prince George’s County are announcing an emergency preparedness conference for later this month.

10/02/2012

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Authorities Educating Marylanders On Safety After August 2011 Earthquake

Odds are, you remember where you were exactly one year ago today. August 23, 2011 is when Maryland was rocked by the largest earthquake in living memory.

08/23/2012

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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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Disaster Aid Showdown Looms On Capitol Hill

The Democratic leader of the Senate says he’ll try this week to add almost $7 billion in disaster aid to must-pass legislation to avert a government shutdown.

09/20/2011

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