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USDA Sharpshooters Kill 156 Deer In Md. Park

The National Park Service says government sharpshooters killed 156 white-tailed deer in the fifth year of a herd-reduction program at Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.

04/04/2014

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Md. State Park Closed For Superstorm Sandy Cleanup

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s closing part of Cunningham Falls State Park near Thurmont to salvage timber downed or damaged by Superstorm Sandy more than 14 months ago.

01/15/2014

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Camping Fees Rise At Md.’s Catoctin Mountain Park

The cost of camping at Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont is going up.

01/09/2014

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Md. Man Charged With Child Abuse After Boy Dies

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office has charged a Thurmont man with child abuse and is investigating the death of a 2-year-old boy.

09/09/2013

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Best Weekend Getaways In The Baltimore Area

Looking to get away this summer? Here are a few great options that require minimal driving but promise tons of fun.

07/13/2013

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2 Foxes Test Positive For Rabies In Thurmont

Two separate rabies exposures have health authorities warning people in Frederick County to be careful.

07/12/2013

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Man Bitten By Rabid Fox Near Thurmont

Frederick County authorities are urging residents to be on their guard after a man was bitten by a rabid fox near Thurmont.

07/11/2013

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Crews At Scene Of Diesel Fuel Spill

State police say crews are on the scene of a diesel fuel spill from a tractor-trailer in Thurmont.

01/16/2013

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Thurmont Officials Not Expecting Reimbursement For G-8

Local officials in Thurmont and elsewhere in Frederick County say they’re losing hope that they’ll be reimbursed for the cost of preparing for and hosting a summit of the Group of Eight industrial nations.

12/28/2012

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Thurmont Zoo Fined For Enclosure Violations

The U.S. Agriculture Department says a zoo near Thurmont has agreed to pay $12,000 to settle allegations of numerous violations from 2007 to 2011.

08/02/2012

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Thurmont Officials Approve Sale Of Land To Md.

Thurmont town officials have approved the sale of about 400 acres of land to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.

07/18/2012

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Md. To Fully Reopen Highway Closed By Mudslide

The Maryland State Highway Administration says it’s fully reopening a state highway in the Catoctin Mountains that was closed by a mudslide 14 months ago.

06/27/2012

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