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Snow Piles Up In Frederick County

You didn’t have to climb very high in western Maryland to get a real taste of winter.

03/06/2013

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Ohio Man Dies After Accident At Md. Ski Resort

Authorities say a skier died in an accident at the Wisp resort in western Maryland — the second man to die on the same ski slope this winter.

02/23/2013

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NewPage Cutting 44 Jobs At Md. Mill

Papermaker NewPage Corp. says it’s cutting 44 jobs at its mill in the western Maryland town of Luke.

02/20/2013

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Western Md. Inmate Slain; Charges Pending

Authorities say an inmate at a state prison in western Maryland was found slain in his cell, and charges are pending against a fellow inmate.

02/10/2013

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Western Md. Man Pleads Guilty To 3 Bank Robberies

A 50-year-old man has pleaded guilty to three bank robberies in Cumberland.

01/30/2013

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3 Western Md. Hospitals Pursue ‘Affiliation’

Owners of the hospitals in Frederick, Hagerstown and Cumberland say they’re studying the possibility of joining forces for their continued stability.

01/24/2013

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Convicted Rapist Slain In Western Md. Prison

Authorities are investigating the slaying of a western Maryland prison inmate convicted of multiple rapes in Anne Arundel County.

01/17/2013

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Inmate Indicted In Cellmate’s Death In Western Md.

A western Maryland state prison inmate faces a first-degree murder charge in the strangulation of his cellmate.

01/17/2013

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Hearing Set For Rate Hike On Western Md. Bridge

The Maryland Public Service Commission is giving people a chance to speak up about a proposal to raise the cost of crossing the Potomac River at Oldtown.

01/14/2013

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Bill To Repeal Md. Coal Tax Credit Revived

State lawmakers from far western Maryland are fighting an effort to repeal a tax credit that rewards electric companies for buying Maryland coal.

01/10/2013

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Elk Could Be Reintroduced Into Western Md. Come Spring 2013

A group supporting the reintroduction of elk in western Maryland says it hopes the state will decide this spring whether to move forward on the proposal.

01/02/2013

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Snow, Sleet Cause Crashes Across Western Md.

Maryland State Police are reporting scores of accidents on snow-covered highways across central and western Maryland.

12/26/2012

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