Dozens of people are starting the new year with a bone-chilling plunge into the Potomac River in the western Maryland town of Williamsport.
The Maryland attorney general’s office says the city of Cumberland apparently owns a Potomac River dam at the center of a debate about the waterway’s future.
Two kayakers have been rescued from the Potomac River in Washington County.
Officials from the city of Cumberland and the National Park Service are making progress toward a Potomac River public access point for kayakers and canoeists.
A man who managed a company hired to clean the National Mall storm water sewer system and pleaded guilty to dumping debris and wastewater into the Potomac River has been sentenced to 10 months in prison.
The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded $2.8 million to study the long-term replacement of the Long Bridge over the Potomac River.
Montgomery County police say a man hiking on an island in the Potomac River was killed when a boulder fell on him.
A Potomac River toll bridge linking Allegany County to Green Spring, West Virginia, is back in business.
The owner of a private toll bridge over the Potomac River says she’s rebuilding the structure between western Maryland and West Virginia after it was damaged by a June flood.
Fire officials say a man was seriously injured after falling about 30 feet into a rocky section of the Potomac River.
Rescuers have been searching for a missing kayaker on the Potomac River, but he has been found safe at home in Reston, Va.
Rescuers from Montgomery County have been searching for a missing kayaker near Great Falls for hours.