The Maryland Senate voted Saturday to put a 13-month moratorium on the development of tall wind turbines within 56 miles of the U.S. Naval Air Station Patuxent River base in southern Maryland, a move that critics say will jeopardize a wind farm in Somerset County on the Eastern Shore.
John Gaddis has been installed as the permanent superintendent of schools in Somerset County.
Maryland State Police have charged a man and a teenager in the slaying of a Somerset County man in his home.
Maryland State Police say a man has been found fatally shot in his Somerset County home.
A draft plan for Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts in Somerset County includes $1 million for property buyouts on Smith Island, despite local officials’ opposition.
Sen. Ben Cardin is scheduled to tour Crisfield to see how recovery efforts from Superstorm Sandy are going.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley says the White House has approved an individual assistance disaster declaration for people who suffered losses from Superstorm Sandy in Somerset County.
The devastation in New York and New Jersey has gotten much well deserved attention lately, but a local town is still reeling from Sandy. So what are people around here doing to help?
A Maryland state trooper is recovering from injuries after chasing a suspect in Somerset County. The suspect apparently killed himself.
Princess Anne Town Commissioner Garland Hayward is calling for tighter screening of prospective businesses in an industrial park following the discovery of a reddish brown substance in a stormwater pond.
State police have identified a man shot and killed by troopers after a chase on the lower Eastern Shore.
A newly formed committee is planning events to honor the role of Somerset County in the War of 1812, which will celebrate its bicentennial next year.