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1.6M Gallons Of Sewer Water Overflow Into Patuxent River

The Howard County Health Department says a ruptured sewer main allowed 1.6 million gallons of sewer water to overflow in the Patuxent River.

08/25/2015

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Timonium Water Main Break Leaves 40 Homes Without Service

Problems continue in Baltimore County, where a water main break sent a geyser of water into the sky. It caused major damage in a Timonium neighborhood.

08/14/2015

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Fatalities On Md. Waterways On The Rise

Fatalities on our state’s waterways are rising. So far this summer, we have already surpassed last year’s deaths by five.

08/14/2015

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2 Teens Rescued From Water In Harford County

Fire officials say the teens were swimming in Winters Run when the current swept them downstream.

07/30/2015

Rawlings-Blake at Mondawmin Festival
Credit: Baltimore Sun/ Tom Brenner

Bail Reduced For Woman Accused Of Dumping Water On Mayor

Reduced bail for the woman accused of dumping water on Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.

07/13/2015

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New Rules Issued For Clean Water Act

A decade after a Supreme Court decision muddied the waters of the Clean Water Act, new rules have been hammered out.

07/08/2015

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Thousands In AACo. Spend Day Without Running Water

A major disruption for tens of thousands of people in Anne Arundel County, who woke up Friday morning without water.

07/03/2015

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Water Still Off In Baltimore City, County

Thousands of Baltimore-area homes and businesses went 24 hours without water. Monday night’s emergency repairs led to more problems for Baltimore’s water system—and residents have had enough. Water was restored briefly Tuesday evening but a leak in a 10-inch main have led to more problems.

06/30/2015

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Emergency Work Temporarily Leaves Thousands Without Water

Major water disruptions for thousands of people from Baltimore City to the county. Emergency water repairs are knocking out service to homeowners into Tuesday morning.

06/29/2015

A hammerhead shark washed ashore in Del. Photo Courtesy Susan Keen

What Might Have Brought Hammerhead Shark To Md.’s Seashore?

A 300-pound hammerhead shark that’s been visiting Ocean City appears to be in no hurry to leave.

06/26/2015

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Man Dies After Baltimore County Water Rescue

Authorities say 66-year-old man was shocked by electricity, causing him to fall into the water.

06/12/2015

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Plan Could Clean Tons Of Trash Out Of Canton Waterfront

Hundreds of tons of trash floating in the Inner Harbor–water that recently received an “F” grade for health quality. Now the city wants to double its efforts to clean up, using new technology only found here in Baltimore.

06/10/2015

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