A watchdog organization wants Fort Detrick and the City of Frederick to agree on a time frame in which elected officials would be notified about emergencies on the post.
The chief environmental officer for Fort Detrick says the Army has no plans to post signs warning of potential chemical contamination in surface water.
Army officials say they hope to reduce Fort Detrick’s reliance on the electrical grid by installing solar panels on an undeveloped part of the installation in Frederick.
A soldier from Fort Detrick has been sentenced by a court-martial judge to eight years in military prison for failing to stop her husband from molesting her 8-year-old daughter.
Officials at Fort Detrick in Frederick say they’re adding filtration equipment to a pair of trash incinerators after the Maryland Department of the Environment alleged violations of their operating permit.
The Army is investigating a spike in phosphorus levels in treated wastewater from Fort Detrick in Frederick.
The Army says it is dropping plans for a high-security animal laboratory at Fort Detrick in Frederick that would have been used for public and private research on some of the world’s deadliest pathogens.
Military medical experts at Fort Detrick are marking progress against an enemy most of us have encountered: the common cold. On Monday, Assistant Defense Secretary Jonathan Woodson will join Army medical researchers in celebrating the licensing and fielding of a vaccine against adenovirus types 4 and 7.
A 2009 federal study that concluded groundwater contamination from Fort Detrick was unlikely to have harmful health effects was flawed, a national scientific panel said Monday, prompting two U.S. senators to demand a faster cleanup of the Superfund site in Frederick.
Fort Detrick officials say they are planning to modernize and decentralize the aging network of steel steam pipes that snake across the post.
Maryland environmental officials are investigating following the discovery of elevated levels of cadmium from a municipal waste incinerator at Fort Detrick.
Fort Detrick is reporting a sewage spill along the Monocacy River in Frederick.