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House Passes Wildland Expansion Measure

The House of Delegates has passed a bill that would extend wildland protection to nearly 22,000 more acres of state-owned land.

02/26/2014

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Senate Passes Bill To Add 22,000 Wildland Acres

The Maryland Senate voted unanimously Friday to add nearly 22,000 acres of state-owned property to its Wildland protection program.

02/14/2014

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Curbing The Violence: Federal Program Aims To Get More Witnesses Talking

Witnesses of crimes in Baltimore–threatened, injured, some even killed. Now there’s a new nationwide push to give more protection to witnesses, so prosecutors can put criminals behind bars.

08/01/2013

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Bringing Out The Big Guns To Tout Oyster Defense

You’ve probably never heard of the Maryland Oyster Patrol Police, but you know their successors. The Maryland Natural Resource Police floated in Thursday, and rolled out their newest and oldest pieces of equipment.

03/28/2013

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New Md. Moped Helmet Law Goes Into Effect Monday

Maryland moped riders will have to wear helmets and eye protection beginning Monday.

09/26/2012

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Prehistoric Atlantic Sturgeon That Survived Mass Extinctions May Not Survive Man

They’ve been off limits to fishing for more than a decade, but it hasn’t stopped their decline. Now Atlantic sturgeon have been officially declared endangered.

02/03/2012

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5 Driving Tips To Protect Your Family

Start your new year with a resolution of safety. Check out these must-do tips.

02/02/2012

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Sen. Cardin Holding Water, Wastewater Hearing

Sen. Ben Cardin is holding a hearing to discuss the nation’s aging water and wastewater infrastructure.

12/13/2011

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New Streetlights Activated Near Light Rail Station To Reduce Crime

A severe beating, robberies and a lot of petty theft. Some Linthicum homeowners claim crime has spiked in their neighborhood because of the light rail.

07/14/2011

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Police Search For Clues In Murder Of Mother And Daughter

Both Baltimore County and Baltimore City police are trying to track down the person who murdered a mother and her young daughter

06/28/2011

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Transgender Protection Bill Advances In Md. Senate

Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller says the reason he stalled work on a measure to extend protections to transgendered individuals is because the proposal lacks enough support in the Senate.

04/07/2011

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