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127 Sign Petition For Fourmile Wind Project In Md.

A petition for proposed wind power farm near Frostburg has drawn 127 signatures in support of the project.

04/08/2013

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WEATHER BLOG: Cautious Optimism

Dry Wednesday, but still on the chilly side for this time of year with a good deal of sunshine. It’ll be breezy for a while, but we expect a high pressure system to settle into the Eastern Region late Wednesday, which will cause the wind to relax quite a bit.

04/03/2013

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WEATHER BLOG: March Madness

We’re expecting some sunshine Friday across the Greater Baltimore Area, but there will also be a brisk northwest wind that will average 12-25 mph with some higher gusts.

03/22/2013

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Driver Of Overturned Truck Fined For Crossing Bay Bridge

A Maryland truck driver is slapped with a fine for crossing the Bay Bridge during a wind storm, causing a big mess.

03/15/2013

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Bald Eagles Focus Of Eastern Shore Wind Farm Dispute

A proposed wind farm off Maryland’s shore could kill up to 20 bald eagles a year, according to federal regulators who have asked the developer to take steps to cut those numbers in a move that could affect developing the electricity source along the Eastern Seaboard.

03/11/2013

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Northeast Region Embraces Mild Temperatures After Recent Storm

The first week of March saw a drastic contrast in weather. From the mid-Atlantic to New England, rain, snow and winds caused many areas to react.

03/10/2013

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Bay Bridge Administrator Says Closure Was Success

The man who makes the decision to close Maryland’s Bay Bridge says the closure during last week’s winter storm was a success.

03/10/2013

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Restaurants, Bars Benefit From Bay Bridge Closure

The closure of the Bay Bridge for several hours during this week’s winter storm had one positive impact with a big boost for nearby bars and restaurants.

03/08/2013

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Wind Restriction Was In Effect When Truck Overturned On Bay Bridge

High winds on the Bay Bridge overturn a tractor trailer, nearly sending it over the guardrail. Now, there is new scrutiny surrounding the Bay Bridge’s storm safety protocol.

03/07/2013

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Offshore Wind Bill Advances In Maryland Senate

A measure to help develop offshore wind in Maryland advanced in the state Senate on Thursday, edging a priority of Gov. Martin O’Malley’s closer to passage after stalling in the last two years.

03/07/2013

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1 Rescued, 2 Missing From Fishing Ship Off Eastern Shore

The U.S. Coast Guard says one man was rescued and two men are still missing after a fishing vessel became disabled 15 miles east of Assateague Island.

03/06/2013

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Bay Bridge Under A Wind Restriction

Maryland’s Bay Bridge is under a wind restriction as a snowstorm moves into the area.

03/06/2013

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