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  1. Frederick County Deputies Use Narcan To Save A LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    You could say it was a lifesaver. Frederick County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to the 4000 block of Lomar Drive in Mount Airy early Wednesday morning at 12:02 for a heroin overdose.

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  2. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    ... Stottlemeyer offered another idea. "People want to be able to work where they live, and driving jobs out of Frederick County will only penalize those who are raising themselves out of poverty," he said. "It's easy to repeat talking points from ...

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  3. County Code: Charter Government RevisionsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | City of Frederick County

    County staff have been anticipating this change since the Frederick County voters approved the Charter at the November 2012 election. A Charter Transition Committee has met frequently to plan for this change.

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  4. SHA Lending Their Reflective Vests For HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    ... reflective vests are available in Frederick beginning Wednesday October 29th from 8 AM until 4 PM from the Frederick County STATE Highway Department Shop 5111 Buckeystown Pike. If you live in Montgomery or Carroll County, you may check with the SHA ...

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  5. NRP Charges Frederick, Garrett County Hunters with ViolationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Maryland Department of Natural Resources

    The Maryland Natural Resources Police charged seven people in Frederick County and one man in Garrett County with hunting violations. In Frederick County , An officer on patrol shortly before 8 a.m. on Saturday approached three men hunting near Linganore Road.

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  6. Early Voting: Registered Voters Vote in Person Before Election Day at Three Locations - Oct. 23-30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | City of Frederick County

    Registered voters in Frederick County will be allowed to vote early before the 2014 General Election. This year, Early Voting occurs October 23 through October 30, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. each day.

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  7. Winter Could Be A Carbon Copy Of Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WFMD-AM Frederick

    Accuweather has come out with its forecast for the upcoming winter, and it looks like a repeat of last year for the Frederick County area. "We're going to be looking at below normal temperatures, but not as cold as last winter," says Senior Meteorologist Bob Smerbeck.

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  8. Thurmont Man Charged With Weapons, Drug OffensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The Frederick County Sheriff's Office Pro-Active Criminal Enforcement team found Jason Windsor, 31, in Frederick. He was a passenger in a vehicle operated by Kelly Beall, 28, of Thurmont.

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  9. Suit Moves Forward In Police Death Of Md. Man With Down SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | CBS Local

    ... personalities from [] BALTIMORE (AP) - A federal judge has allowed a lawsuit to move forward against three Frederick County sheriff's deputies in the death of a young man with Down syndrome. In a scathing, 54-page ruling, U.S. District Judge William ...

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  10. Suit moves forward in police death of Maryland manRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Daily Record

    A federal judge has allowed a lawsuit to move forward against three Frederick County sheriff's deputies in the death of a young man with Down syndrome. In a scathing, 54-page ruling, U.S. District Judge William Nickerson wrote that "a man died over the cost of a movie ticket" and questioned the quick escalation of force used by the deputies.

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  11. Court Narrows Claims in Md. Wrongful Death CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | CBS Local

    ... the Knoxville, Tennessee-based company didn't violate the Americans with Disabilities Act by asking three Frederick County sheriff's deputies, moonlighting as mall security guards, to remove Robert Ethan Saylor from a Frederick movie theater. Saylor ...

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  12. Claims Against Regal Dismissed In Theater DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    A federal court has dismissed all claims against Regal Cinemas Inc. in a lawsuit stemming from the asphyxiation death last year of a Maryland man with Down Syndrome. A U.S. District Court Judge in Baltimore ruled Thursday that the Knoxville, Tennessee-based company didn't violate the Americans With Disabilities Act by asking three Frederick County Sheriff's Deputies, moonlighting as mall security guards, to remove Robert Ethan Saylor from a Frederick movie theater.

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  13. Court Narrows Claim In Lawsuit Over Disabled Man's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    A federal court has dismissed all claims against Regal Cinemas Inc. in a lawsuit stemming from the asphyxiation death last year of a Maryland man with Down syndrome. A U.S. District Court judge in Baltimore ruled Thursday that the Knoxville, Tennessee-based company didn't violate the Americans with Disabilities Act by asking three Frederick County sheriff's deputies, moonlighting as mall security guards, to remove Robert Ethan Saylor from a Frederick movie theater.

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  14. Righttime coordinates on EbolaRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Daily Record

    Righttime Medical Care, which has 13 urgent-care centers in Maryland, said it is preparing for the threat of the Ebola virus by coordinating with hospitals and health departments for communication regarding suspected Ebola patients. "We have been very pleased with the response of the Montgomery, Baltimore, Howard, Anne Arundel and Frederick county health departments, who have worked with us to ensure that we can have access to them during the hours we are open, which extend well beyond their regular working hours," says Robert G. Graw, Jr., M.D, CEO of Righttime.

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  15. 5 students, driver hurt in Md. school bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Baltimore News

    The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says they're not filing charges in a school bus crash in Walkersville that sent five students and a driver to the hospital with minor injuries.

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  16. Frederick Man Sentenced For Hit & RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    ... been saved at that time. But he panicked. He went home. He regretted what he did. So he came forward to the Frederick County Sheriff's Office and admitted that he was the one who hit Mr. Hallenbeck," he says.

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  17. FCC Hosts Candidate Forum Tuesday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The candidates running for Frederick County Executive and Sheriff squared off Tuesday night during a forum at Frederick Community College. It was sponsored by WFMD Radio and the Frederick News Post.

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  18. County Executive Candidates Weigh In On Rain TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    ... in on the Stormwater Management Remediation Fee, also known as the Rain Tax. The two candidates running for Frederick County executive may not agree on much, but they both concur that the state-mandated "rain tax" should be repealed. "I'm utterly ...

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  19. Maryland Approves Recreational Projects across the StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Maryland Department of Natural Resources

    ... The new surface will be much easier to maintain and can be used in all types of weather without damage. Frederick County will receive $32,090 to purchase and install tables, benches and trash receptacles at 100 Acres Wood Park. Kent County will ...

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  20. 5 students, driver hurt in Md. school bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Baltimore News

    ... in low-lying urban areas. Do not drive though water covered roadways! WALKERSVILLE, Md. (AP) -- The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says they're not filing charges in a school bus crash in Walkersville that sent five students and a driver to the ...

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