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Rising Sun Students Leap Into Action After Bus Driver Has Medical Emergency

Statistics show that one of the safest forms of travel in the United States is by school bus. That’s comforting news to parents, but some students in Rising Sun found out that they needed to take their safety into their own hands.



Woman Struck By Lightning In Cecil County

A Cecil County official says a 19-year-old woman is in stable condition after being struck by lightning.



Cecil County Natural Gas Power Plant Proposed

A Virginia energy cooperative is proposing construction of a new natural gas-fired power plant near Rising Sun in northeastern Maryland.


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Space Heater Blamed For Md. Fire

Fire officials say a blaze that killed a 3-year-old in Rising Sun was caused by a portable space heater that fell from a dresser.


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Rising Sun Seeks Restitution From Convicted Mayor

Rising Sun officials have filed a four-count civil lawsuit against former Mayor Sandra Didra seeking to recover $118,723 they claim she stole from the town.


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Rising Sun To Hold Hearing On Mayor’s Conviction

Rising Sun town commissioners will hold a hearing on a resolution declaring the mayor’s office vacant.