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Hiker Rescued From Sugarloaf Mountain; Rescuers Share Story

A hiker got trapped on a remote mountainside in Frederick County, setting into motion a dicey operation to save his life. More than four dozen rescuers worked to free the young hiker.

05/21/2014

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Hiker Rescued After Sugarloaf Mountain Fall

Authorities say crews rescued an injured hiker who fell 25 feet from a cliff at Sugarloaf Mountain in Frederick County.

05/21/2014

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Fisherman Rescued After Boat Capsizes In Md. Bay

Police say a commercial fisherman has been rescued from a marshy island after his boat capsized in Chincoteague Bay along Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

04/27/2014

Charm City Animal Rescue

Animal Control Rescues Nearly Three Dozen Cats From Baltimore Shelter

Baltimore City Animal Control rescued nearly three dozen cats from a local animal shelter.

04/24/2014

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Baltimore Police Officer Climbs Into City Storm Drain To Save Puppy

The troubling trend of animal cruelty once again surfaces in Baltimore. This, despite a Baltimore City police officer’s efforts to save an injured dog trapped in a sewer.

04/18/2014

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Rescuers Free 6-Year-Old Boy Caught In Escalator At Md. Store

Prince George’s County rescuers cut an escalator apart to free a 6-year-old boy whose hands and fingers got stuck under the handrail at the bottom of the moving staircase.

04/18/2014

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Woman, 57, Rescued After Being Swept Downstream In Rising Water

A 57-year-old woman has been taken to the hospital with injuries after a water rescue in Anne Arundel County.

04/15/2014

National Park Service

Rangers Learning Rescue Techniques At Catoctin Mountain Park

National Park Service rangers are rigging up at Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont to learn how to rescue people in the mountains.

03/31/2014

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Dog Rescued From Sinkhole In Frederick

A dog is safe after being removed from a sinkhole in Frederick, a rescue effort that took six hours.

03/30/2014

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Coast Guard Rescues Stranded Boater In Patapsco River

The U.S. Coast Guard has assisted a boater in the Patapsco River near Baltimore after his 29-foot-sailboat ran aground.

03/29/2014

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Stray Dogs From Sochi Arrive In The States For Adoption

Stray dogs from Russia are looking for new homes.

03/28/2014

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Man Seriously Injured After Being Swept Downstream In Randallstown

Fire crews rescued a man believed to be in his 40s after he was swept downstream in Randallstown.

02/21/2014

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