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Susquehanna Sediment Focus Of New Chesapeake Study

Back-to-back late-summer storms dumped an estimated 4 million tons of Susquehanna River sediment into the Chesapeake Bay, threatening grasses, oysters and other ecologically important species.



Md. Gets $22M For New Susquehanna Rail Bridge

Maryland’s two U.S. senators say the state will receive $22 million in federal stimulus funding to begin work on replacing a rail bridge over the Susquehanna River.


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Port Deposit Begins Cleaning Up After Floods

Hundreds of people in Cecil County are cleaning up massive amounts of debris in the wake of devastating floods.


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Floods Releasing Pollution Into Chesapeake Bay

Near record flows on the Susquehanna River are bringing sewage, sediments and other pollution into the Chesapeake Bay. And that’s threatening bay grasses, oysters and other key species that help improve the bay’s water quality.


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Port Deposit & Havre De Grace Wait For Next Susquehanna Surge

People are keeping a close eye as the water rises and falls with the tides. And the worst may be yet to come.


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FBI Seeks Email, Facebook Access In Phylicia Barnes Case

There’s startling new information in the Phylicia Barnes murder investigation. FBI agents pointed to a child pornography investigation as they tried to gain access to Phylicia’s Facebook and email accounts.


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Body Found During Search For Teen Identified

Maryland State Police have identified the body of a man found during a search in April for a North Carolina teenager, who was later found dead.



Many Attend Memorial In Baltimore For Phylicia Barnes

Relatives held a memorial in Baltimore for a North Carolina teen whose body was found in a Maryland river months after she went missing while visiting family.


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Vigil Held For Phylicia Barnes At City Hall

Fighting the violence. A crowd shows up outside City Hall on Thursday night to call for an end to senseless murders in Baltimore, like the death of North Carolina honors student Phylicia Barnes.


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Police Are Keeping How Phylicia Barnes Died Secret

Right now, police are working to catch a killer and solve one of the highest-profile cases in Maryland: the murder of Phylicia Barnes. The medical examiner has now ruled her death a homicide.


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Funeral Set For N.C. Teen Found Dead In Md. River

Funeral plans are set for a North Carolina teen whose body was found in a river months after she went missing in Baltimore.


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Md. Plans Lawsuit Over Spill Of Fracking Fluid

Maryland’s attorney general says he plans to sue a gas-drilling company over a spill of thousands of gallons of hydraulic fracturing fluid into a Susquehanna River tributary in April.