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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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Md. Offers Town $1.4M For 400 Acres It Owns

Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources has offered Thurmont $1.4 million for about 400 acres of land it owns.

06/20/2012

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Thurmont In Talks To Sell Land For State Park

The town of Thurmont says it’s negotiating to sell 450 acres to the state to expand nearby Cunningham Falls State Park.

06/06/2012

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Obama, G-8: Recovery Takes Both Growth And Cutting

Confronting an economic crisis that threatens them all, President Barack Obama and leaders of other world powers on Saturday declared that their governments must both spark growth and cut the debt that has crippled the European continent and put investors worldwide on edge.

05/19/2012

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Ethiopian Activists Join G-8 Protests In Maryland

Dozens of police officers in riot gear contained more than 200 Ethiopian activists who jammed a small Maryland town’s square Saturday to protest their prime minister’s involvement in a global economic summit at nearby Camp David.

05/19/2012

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Activists Predict Peaceful Protests For G-8 Summit

Protesters who hope to make their voices heard at a global economic summit at Camp David said they plan peaceful demonstrations Friday in the nearby town of Thurmont.

05/18/2012

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Quiet Thurmont Is Abuzz With Protesters & Reporters Covering The G-8 Summit

Some of the most powerful men and women in the world are arriving in Western Maryland. The G-8 Summit is getting underway outside Thurmont and the small mountain town is buzzing with activity.

05/18/2012

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Thurmont Extends Hand To G-8 Demonstrators

Ethiopian expatriates, unmanned drone replicas and an anti-nuclear Buddhist monk are heading to the Maryland mountain town of Thurmont in hopes of influencing world leaders at a global economic summit at nearby Camp David on Friday and Saturday.

05/18/2012

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