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Fla. Trucker Sentenced In Md. Crash That Killed 2

A Florida trucker is starting a one-year jail sentence for killing two men when the tractor-trailer he was driving overturned atop a pickup truck in Frederick County.

19 hours ago

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Md. Hiker Taken To Hospital After Snake Bite

Frederick County authorities say a hiker is under medical observation after he was bitten by a snake at Cunningham Falls State Park near Thurmont.

07/21/2014

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Courthouse Renovations Planned In Frederick County

Officials are renovating the Frederick County courthouse to create a bigger room for certain hearings.

07/19/2014

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No Charges For Brunswick, Md., Officer In Shooting

Frederick County State’s Attorney Charlie Smith says a Brunswick police officer won’t be criminally charged for shooting a man six times during a domestic disturbance call in November.

07/15/2014

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Md. Boy, 13, Accused Of Shooting Girl, 15, Had A Criminal Record

Prosecutors say a 13-year-old Frederick boy who allegedly shot a 15-year-old girl has a criminal record.

07/08/2014

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Study: Frederick County Short On Meeting ADA Rules

A study has found about 97 percent of Frederick County’s curb ramps and 13 percent of its sidewalk miles fail to meet Americans with Disabilities Act standards.

07/03/2014

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Weed With That? Pot Served With Fast Food Order At Md. Sonic

A Frederick woman says she was served a bag of marijuana with her fast-food order at a Sonic drive-in.

06/27/2014

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Horse Dies In Hit-And-Run Near Thurmont

Maryland State Police are reporting a horse killed by a hit-and-run driver near the Frederick County town of Thurmont.

05/27/2014

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Swimming Advisory Issued For Md. State Park Lake

The Frederick County Health Department is advising people with cuts or open wounds to avoid swimming in the lake at Cunningham Falls State Park near Thurmont.

05/23/2014

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Frederick County Deputy Guilty Of DWI

A Frederick County Sheriff’s deputy is on probation after pleading guilty to an off-duty, drunken driving offense.

05/21/2014

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Synthetic Pot Seized In Maryland Valued At $100K

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says authorities seized more than $100,000 worth of synthetic marijuana from three gas stations and the Thurmont home of the station owners.

05/21/2014

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Frederick County 1st In Md. To Take Emergency Calls Via Text Message

The way one Maryland county handles 911 calls is getting an upgrade. Frederick County is the first in Maryland to let people text 911.

05/15/2014

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