Some Allegany County officials say a state proposal for reducing Chesapeake Bay pollution would make it harder to build homes and businesses in the western Maryland mountains.
The Maryland Department of the Environment says Frederick County has agreed to pay a $9,600 penalty for allowing excessive levels of contaminants in wastewater released into the Potomac River in 2010 and 2011.
Police in Montgomery County are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in the Potomac River near White’s Ferry.
The National Park Service is asking the families of Chesapeake and Ohio Canal workers to share their stories at an event in Cumberland.
Maryland State Police say an Oldtown man was found dead inside his car after the vehicle went off a private toll bridge into the Potomac River.
A family of four is back on dry land after a scary accident involving a paddle boat they had rented to use on the Potomac River.
Swimmers will be crossing the Potomac this weekend to raise money and environmental awareness about the river.
The North American Aerospace Defense Command and Federal Aviation Administration will be conducting flights in the Washington area over the next two weeks.
Prince George’s County police are investigating the discovery of a man’s body in the Potomac River near the Woodrow Wilson Bridge.
Thousands of people are expected to participate in the 24th annual Potomac River Watershed Cleanup this weekend.
Maryland’s transportation department is throwing cold water on the prospect of a new Potomac River Bridge between Montgomery County and northern Virginia.
Maryland congresswoman Donna Edwards plans to plunge into the chilly waters of the Potomac River to urge the U.S. Congress to take action to deal with climate change.