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Funeral Procession For Slain Md. EMS Official

Sections of Interstates 70 and 81 are included in a funeral procession for a Washington County emergency medical services coordinator who died from injuries she suffered in a traffic accident.

07/03/2012

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Power Return Ignites Fire From Hot Iron In Md.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says the restoration of electricity to a Washington County home did more harm than good.

07/03/2012

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I-70 East Closed By Accident Near Hagerstown

Emergency management officials in Washington County say all lanes of eastbound Interstate 70 are closed just east of Hagerstown due to a motor vehicle accident.

06/26/2012

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Charges Filed Against Md. Man Shot By Police

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says it has obtained a warrant charging a Myersville man who was critically wounded by police after he pointed a loaded handgun at them.

06/15/2012

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State Trooper Struck By Truck In Washington County

A Maryland State Police trooper was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after being struck by a truck in Washington County.

06/14/2012

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Washington County Extends Same-Sex Benefits

Washington County is extending spousal benefits to county employees married to same-sex spouses.

06/14/2012

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Crowd Protests School Nurse Layoffs In Western Md.

Some Washington County residents are frustrated by the county’s decision to cut $3.3 million from a local health department program that provides nurses in schools.

06/13/2012

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Officers Shoot Man At Maryland Park-And-Ride

The Washington County Sheriff’s office says officers shot and critically wounded a man at a park-and-ride lot near Smithsburg after he pointed a gun at them.

06/10/2012

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Washington Co. Cuts Nurses In Schools Program

The Washington County Board of Commissioners is cutting a $3.3 million county health department program that provides nurses in schools.

06/06/2012

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Washington Co. Boosts Funding For Antietam Concert

Washington County is digging deeper to help sponsor an annual outdoor concert at the nearby Antietam National Battlefield.

05/23/2012

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Meal Prices Going Up At Washington Co. Schools

Washington County public school students will be paying 5 cents more for meals in the next school year.

05/02/2012

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Washington County Secretly Offers $100,000 To Lure Firm

Washington County is offering an unidentified company $100,000 to establish a local operation.

04/27/2012

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