Potomac River

Coastal Guard

Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Kayaker

The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a 23-year-old man after his kayak was found overturned on the Potomac River.

05/08/2014

National Park Service

Boat Ramp Near Sharpsburg Closing For Days

The National Park Service says it’s cutting off vehicle access to a Potomac River boat ramp near Sharpsburg for more than a week to replace a bridge over the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal.

04/21/2014

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New Ferris Wheel To Give Sky-Eye View Of U.S. Capitol & National Mall From Md.

Maryland’s National Harbor plans to add a new 175-foot Ferris wheel with views of the nation’s capital and Potomac River, similar to the London Eye and other large-scale observation wheels around the world, developers announced Thursday.

01/16/2014

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Police Seek Public’s Help In Identifying Body

Metropolitan police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman whose body was found in the Potomac River.

11/25/2013

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C&O Canal Support Group Backs Education Program

A group that supports the C&O Canal National Historical Park says it’s donating more money to a program that brings students to the canal.

11/15/2013

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Atlas Details Various Amenities In Washington Co.

A new atlas details the Potomac River and its associated amenities throughout Washington County.

09/14/2013

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Police: Body Of Missing Swimmer Found In Potomac River

Montgomery County authorities say they have recovered the body of a man who was swept away while wading in the Potomac River.

09/06/2013

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Man Still Missing After Potomac River Search

A search for a man who disappeared on the Potomac River has been suspended.

09/04/2013

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Search Resumes For Swimmer Who Went Missing In Potomac River

Crews are returning to the Potomac River to search for a man who went missing while swimming.

09/03/2013

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Boatloads Of Trouble: D.C. Police Slam Into 2 Boats On Potomac River

Incredible video of a multi-boat accident on the Potomac River. A Washington, D.C. police harbor boat smashes into two vessels, causing one of them to nearly sink.

09/01/2013

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2 Sharks Caught At Mouth Of Potomac River

Jaws on the Eastern Shore of Maryland? Well, not quite. But two large bull sharks are reeled in by the same fisherman.

08/22/2013

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Best Rafting And Tubing Near Baltimore

Whether you are in for a thrilling high-speed adventure or looking to float leisurely downriver, tubing and rafting are great ways to have some family fun this summer.

07/20/2013

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