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Man Dies In Overnight Boating Accident On Wicomico River

The Maryland Natural Resources Police say they have recovered a body after a man went missing during an overnight boating accident.

07/25/2015

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Police: Drowning Victim Was Chased, Went Into Water To Flee

Salisbury Police say a man who drowned in the Wicomico River entered the water even though he couldn’t swim because he was being chased.

04/14/2015

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Man Drowns In Wicomico River

Salisbury Police are investigating the drowning of a man in the Wicomico River.

04/13/2015

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Trip Across Wicomico River Is One Back In Time

It’s a hot summer morning in Whitehaven.

08/16/2014

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Man Found Dead In Salisbury City Park Drowned

Authorities say drowning has been ruled the cause of death of a 25-year-old Salisbury man found dead in the east branch of the Wicomico River in Salisbury City Park.

06/19/2014

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Body Pulled From River In Salisbury Park

Police in Salisbury are investigating the death of a man whose body was pulled from the east branch of the Wicomico River in Salisbury City Park.

06/17/2014

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11-Year-Old Found Dead In Water In Southern Md.

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says the body of an 11-year-old girl missing since Friday has been recovered from the Wicomico River in the Newburg area.

06/16/2014

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Wicomico Co. Looks To Expand Port Of Salisbury

It’s a sobering threat to the future of business in Wicomico County: the end of federal dredging of the Wicomico River.

05/31/2014

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Upper Ferry On Wicomico River Out Of Service

Wicomico County officials say the Upper Ferry is out of service until further notice.

09/30/2013

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Man Fleeing Police Drowns After Jumping In River

Princess Anne Police are awaiting toxicology results to determine if a man who drowned after jumping into the Wicomico River while fleeing police was under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

04/02/2013

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River Floods Downtown Salisbury In Wake Of Sandy

While many in Salisbury weathered superstorm Sandy with minimal damage, flooding from the Wicomico River has damaged some downtown businesses.

10/31/2012

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Wicomico River Pollutants Down Slightly Last Year

An annual study of pollution levels in the Wicomico River and its watershed shows that levels went down slightly in 2011.

06/04/2012

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