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Police: Md. Man Shot By Police Had Stolen Handgun

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says a Myersville man who was shot and critically wounded by police had threatened them with a stolen handgun.

06/12/2012

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Police Seek Boater Missing In Chesapeake Bay

Maryland Natural Resources Police are searching for a boater who went missing in the Chesapeake Bay after stopping for a swim.

05/28/2012

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Boaters Reminded Of Ocean City Race Restrictions

Maryland Natural Resources Police are reminding boaters that a section of the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Ocean City will be closed this weekend for an offshore powerboat race.

05/11/2012

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Man Rescued After Spending Night On Capsized Boat

Officials say an 18-year-old Annapolis man is lucky he was found alive after spending the night clinging to the hull of a capsized sailboat in the Chesapeake Bay.

04/10/2012

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5 Maryland Watermen Charged With Oyster Violations

Maryland Natural Resources Police say five watermen have been charged with power-dredging for oysters in a Tangier Sound sanctuary.

01/23/2012

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Recent Storms Take Toll On Md. Waterways

The aftermath of Maryland’s recent storms continues to take its toll on local bays and coastlines.

09/17/2011

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Maryland Boaters Asked To Prepare For Irene

Maryland Natural Resources Police say boaters should prepare now for stormy weather related to Hurricane Irene.

08/23/2011

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Authorities Search For Missing Md. Boater

Maryland Natural Resources Police are searching for a man who went missing while crabbing in Tenthouse Creek.

08/16/2011

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Man, 45, Dies In Boating Accident On Elk River

Authorities say a Westminster man died in a boating accident on the Elk River near North East.

06/26/2011

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Teen Girl Dies During Sailing Lesson In Annapolis

Tragedy in the Severn River. A teenager taking part in a sailing camp drowns when her boat flips over.

06/24/2011

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Body Of Md. Man Who Drowned In Chester River Recovered

A dangerous day on the water. Crews have recovered the Maryland swimmer who went under on the Eastern Shore.

06/09/2011

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2 Charged With Rockfish Violations In Maryland

Maryland Natural Resources Police say two commercial fishermen have been charged with striped bass violations.

06/08/2011

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