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Md. Health Department Working With CDC To Spot, Respond To Imported Ebola

With more than 700 people dead from the Ebola virus in West Africa, fears are running rampant of the virus spreading globally. The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is siding on caution.

08/01/2014

Photo courtesy of Baltimore County Fire Dept

Woman Charged After Crashing SUV Into Government Building In Towson

Scary scene. An SUV plows into a state government building in Baltimore County. Police say the driver was trying to park, but instead drove into the office.

07/31/2014

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Mercury Rising! It’s Another Steamy One In Maryland

Some potentially powerful thunderstorms are rolling through the region. Not only could we see more storms, it ‘s another steamy summer day.

07/03/2014

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Rabid Bat Found In Glen Burnie Apartment Complex

Health officials say a rabid bat has been found in an apartment complex in Glen Burnie.

06/24/2014

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Activists Rally For Reform At Baltimore County Animal Shelter

Outrage, anger and allegations. A group of activists claims animals are living in deplorable conditions at Baltimore County’s animal shelter. Right now they are rallying, demanding change.

04/07/2014

(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)

Audit: Inappropriate Charges Made To State-Issued Credit Cards

An audit has found that four Maryland workers used state-issued credit cards to buy $255,000 of inappropriate items in recent years.

04/02/2014

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Md. Family Dog Tests Positive For Rabies After Fight With Racoon

Worcester County health officials say a family dog in Snow Hill has tested positive for rabies.

10/28/2013

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Raccoon Found In Anne Arundel County Park Tests Positive For Rabies

A rabies case has surfaced in an Anne Arundel County Park. An infected raccoon was found.

10/10/2013

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Md. Advocacy Group Joins N.H. Health Dept. To Share Lessons From Hepatitis C Outbreak

After spending a year investigating the hepatitis C outbreak at Exeter Hospital, New Hampshire’s public health department is working with two advocacy groups to share its recommendations. One of those groups is based in Maryland.

09/23/2013

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Rabid Raccoon Found In Annapolis Park

Anne Arundel County health officials say a rabid raccoon has been found in an Annapolis park.

09/18/2013

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West Nile Virus Confirmed In 3 Md. Adults

Confirmed cases of a deadly disease. Health officials are reporting new cases of West Nile virus have been discovered around Baltimore.

08/23/2013

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Tuberculosis Case Confirmed At Parkville High School; Dozens May Be Exposed

Serious concerns in Baltimore County after the health department confirms a case of tuberculosis at Parkville High School.

08/02/2013

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