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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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Maryland Produces Monocacy River Water Trail Map

Canoe and kayak enthusiasts can learn more about the scenic Monocacy River in Frederick County by picking up a copy of Maryland’s latest water trail map.

05/08/2014

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Crews Put Out Fire Involving 3 Propane Trucks

Frederick County fire officials say crews extinguished a blaze involving three propane delivery trucks.

05/03/2014

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Frederick Deputy Acquitted Of Assault

A Frederick County sheriff’s deputy has been acquitted on a charge of assaulting a man outside a downtown Hagerstown bar.

04/23/2014

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Police: 2 Sexual Assaults At Frederick County Park May Be Linked

Maryland State Police have developed a link between two sexual assaults at Walkersville Community Park in Frederick County. Investigators also believe they have a witness.

04/16/2014

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Police: Man Attacks 2 Joggers On Park Path

Maryland State Police say a man assaulted two women jogging on a park path in Frederick County.

04/07/2014

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Man Accused Of Beating Women With Broomstick

Frederick County authorities say a man beat his wife and another woman with a broomstick in his Clarksburg home.

04/04/2014

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Frederick Co. Burn Ban Extended Due To Forecasts

The Frederick County Fire Marshal’s Office says it’s extending a ban on outdoor burning.

03/13/2014

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Frederick Co. Investigates Death Of 3-Month-Old Boy

The Frederick County Bureau of Investigation is currently looking into the death of a 3-month-old boy.

02/17/2014

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Grand Jury Indicts Teen Over Md. House Fire

A Frederick County grand jury has indicted an 18-year-old man who police say set fire to a friend’s Myersville home over a botched drug deal.

01/18/2014

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Pet Adoptions Decline At Frederick County Shelter

The number of pet adoptions and rescues from Frederick County’s animal shelter has been falling over the past five years, leading to an increase in animals put to death.

01/13/2014

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Former Frederick County Worker Alleges Political Firing

A former deputy Frederick County attorney says the county’s elected leaders fired her in 2011 at the behest of land developers who considered her their enemy.

01/10/2014

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