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'Chesapeake Requiem:' Veteran journalist Earl Swift's book tells of 'vanishing' Tangier

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 07:00

Former Virgnian Pilot reporter Earl Swift's new book about Tangier is being released Aug. 7.


Conowingo Dam high flow threatens Chesapeake Bay pollution goals, ignites tensions

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 07:00

The Conowingo Dam flow released pollution that could threaten Chesapeake Bay health.


Death notices Aug. 9

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 06:59

Death notices Aug. 9


Consumers are paying more for Maryland crab, here's why

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 06:00

A shortage of H-2B visas for immigrant workers at crab picking houses and a crab population decline have caused Maryland market prices to increase.


Fatal Salisbury shooting: Man faces multiple charges

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 16:58

Johnathan J. Megee was indicted Wicomico County in connection with the shooting death of Shawn G. Johnson, of Fruitland, Maryland, police said.


West Nile virus: Sussex County man tests positive

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 16:43

A 60-year-old Sussex County man tested positive for the state's first human case of West Nile Virus in July, the Division of Public Health announced.


Photos: Salisbury Zoo babies

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 15:46


Salisbury Zoo welcomes new baby sloth

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 15:45

Zoo keepers had suspected that the mother was pregnant but were unsure of exactly when to expect the infant.


Worcester County Commission votes no to Route 611 rezoning

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 14:18

The Worcester County Commission voted down the Route 611 rezoning after hearing concerns from residents.


Chincoteague officials oppose offshore oil, gas drilling

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 13:55

The Chincoteague Town Council approved a resolution opposing offshore oil and gas drilling.


WATCH: Chincoteague against offshore drilling

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 13:25

Oceana organizer Matt Heim urged Chincoteague's council to oppose offshore oil and gas drilling.


Salisbury's Riverwalk Cafe closes its doors, new cafe opening soon

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 12:48

After two and a half years of business in Salisbury, the Riverwalk Cafe has closed its doors. A new cafe will be opening soon.


3 Sussex men burglarize 95-year-old's Georgetown home: Police

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 12:35

Three Sussex County men have been charged in connection with the late-July burglary of a 95-year-old woman's home in Georgetown, police said.


WATCH: Murder-for-hire scheme trial begins in Virginia

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 12:19

The trial of Roquan Rogers began Aug. 7 in Accomac, Virginia.


Man exposes himself to minors at Ocean City hotel pool: Police

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 11:30

Ocean City police said the incident occurred around 1 p.m. at a hotel on 21st Street.


Search for suitcase with bones continues at West Ocean City beach: Sheriff's Office

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 11:19

Worcester investigators said a suitcase with bones was found in the water in West Ocean City, Maryland, but has not been retrieved from the water yet.


Murder-for-hire scheme trial begins in Virginia

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 10:43

The jury trial of Roquan Rogers got underway Tuesday in Accomac.


Wicomico council OKs sole source vendors

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 10:07

Wicomico County Council members approved six companies as sole source vendors because they are the only ones that supply certain products.


Ocean City White Marlin Open 2018: Day 2 Leaderboard gets white marlin

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 08:54

The 2018 White Marlin Open in Ocean City saw its first qualifying white marlin on Tuesday. Here's how the leaderboard is looking after day two.


For Bethany volunteer firefighters, it's all about serving the community

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 08:39

Despite growth and changes, the core motivation for volunteer firefighters is still the same: Helping their community.