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  1. Officials: 200 grams of heroin found in Md. toiletRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    Authorities in Frederick County say they pulled nearly 200 grams of heroin out of a toilet drain during a home search. Officials: 200 grams of heroin found in Md.

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  2. Officials: 200 Grams Of Heroin Found In Md. ToiletRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Nov. 24 For The Mammoth Manic Monday Meltdown 2014 Starting At 5 a.m. FREDERICK, Md. (AP) - Authorities in Frederick County say they pulled nearly 200 grams of heroin out of a toilet drain during a search of a home this week. The Frederick News-Post ...

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  3. State police names new Frederick barrack commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... to head the Frederick barrack after serving in the Frederick community for more than 12 years. Wachsmuth, a Frederick County native, took over the position in October from Lt. Todd May, who retired Sept. 30 after serving roughly 25 years with the ...

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  4. Brunswick Looks At-Pay-As-You-ThrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFMD-AM Frederick

    ... community or individual housing, you pay based on the volume of waste that you throw out," said former Frederick County Commissioner Kai Hagen. Hagen, who is the executive director of Envision Frederick, was a guest on WFMD's Frederick Forum Nov. ...

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  5. Commissioners Scrap Frederick Incinerator PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    ... of CBS RADIO and the award-winning CBS Sports. High-profile personalities from [] FREDERICK, Md. (AP) - The Frederick County Commissioners are scrapping plans for a waste-to-energy incinerator after more than five years of debate. The Frederick ...

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  6. Md. Man Pleads Guilty In 2-Year-Old's Fatal AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    A Frederick County man has pleaded guilty to fatally abusing a 2-year-old boy by kicking and shaking the toddler, beating him with a belt and cleaning his teeth with a wire brush meant for barbecue grills. The Frederick News-Post reported that Raymond Matthew Brittle, 40, of Thurmont pleaded guilty Thursday to first- and second-degree child abuse resulting in the Sept.

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  7. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The State Champion Catoctin High School Boys Cross Country team with their coach, the guests on Frederick County Sports Weekend this Sunday on WFMD Radio and WFMD.COM Coach Terri Gibbons says she never imagined being state champion when she took charge of the boys and girls cross country teams at Catoctin in 2008. Well, she now has 4 of them and 3 in a row as the Cougar boys rolled to their third consecutive 2A state title, fourth in five years, at the Hereford High School course on November 8. Catoctin senior Zach Gascho came in first and four of his teammates finished 5th , 8th, 16th and 18th to wrap up the championship.

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  8. Frederick County gives up on incineratorRead the original story

    Friday | Daily Record

    The Frederick County Commissioners are scrapping plans for a waste-to-energy incinerator after more than five years of debate. The Frederick News-Post reported that the board voted 3-2 Thursday night to cancel a contract with Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. for the $471 million project.

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  9. Sheriffs: Obama Amnesty Is "Destruction of Our Democracy," "Gaping Hole" for TerroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsTarget.com

    ... of democracy in America and would embolden both terrorists and violent criminals. Sheriff Chuck Jenkins, Frederick County, Maryland: "In my opinion, based on what I've seen, . This is absolutely going to worsen the crisis. What we're going to see is ...

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  10. Pet dog loses leg after being shot by neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC2 Maryland

    ... small limp, but overall Sasha is healing well. Now her Mount Airy owners are just looking for justice. The Frederick County Animal Control tells us back on October 19 a neighbor shot the dog with a shotgun. "My mom and my daughter they were walking ...

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  11. Fewer students mean more empty seats in Harford SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... seats in these schools? Harford's school district has fallen to eighth in enrollment in Maryland, behind Frederick County, where public school enrollment exceeded Harford's by almost 3,000 students in 2013, according to the Maryland Department of ...

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  12. Md. County Taking Fresh Look at Trash DisposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | CBS Local

    ... Address 4200 Parliament Place Lanham, MD [] FREDERICK, Md. - With an incinerator project all but dead, Frederick County officials are taking a fresh look at trash disposal. The county commissioners say they'll formally decide the future of the $386 ...

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  13. Engineering & PlanningRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | City of Frederick County

    ... effluent outfall sewers. All water and sewer infrastructure is planned and designed in conformity with the Frederick County Comprehensive Plan and the appropriate respective Region Plans, i.e., Frederick, Walkersville, New Market, Urbana, Adamstown, ...

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  14. Sheriff's Office Investigating Robbery In EmmitsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says an individual entered the business on West Main Street, demanded cash, and then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

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  15. Frederick Woman Charged with TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    A Frederick woman is facing theft charges after she collected money in a fundraising scheme. The Frederick County Sheriff's Office said 19 year old Megan Hill claimed to be selling t-shirts as part of a fundraising campaign to benefit a family whose son died in a car accident last October.

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  16. Suspect wanted in Emmitsburg convenience store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Frederick County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man in connection with a Convenience One store robbery that happened in Emmitsburg, Md. Tuesday evening.

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  17. WeInterpret.net Has Been Awarded the Interpreting Services Contract for Frederick County GovernmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | PR.com

    Weinterpret.net is proud to announce the finalization of the Interpreting Services contract with Frederick County Government. Having held this contract in years past, the WIN team is excited to re-establish and cultivate their relationship with Frederick County government.

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  18. FCPS Academic TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    Academic Tournament teams from all ten Frederick County public high schools are preparing for heated competition in matches slated to begin Friday, January 9, at 6 p.m., at Linganore High. All matches are open free to the public.

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  19. Westminster Man Killed In Crash Tues. Evening East Of LibertytownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    State Police in Frederick County say Peter Provenza, 55, was driving his Chevrolet Corvette northbound along New Windsor Road near Fountain School Road when he lost control of his car. It crossed the center line and struck a Saab which was traveling southbound.

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  20. Firearm Deer Season to Open November 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Maryland Department of Natural Resources

    The two-week firearm deer season opens November 29 and runs through December 13, 2014. Hunters who possess a valid Maryland hunting license or are exempt from license requirements may use firearms to harvest white-tailed and sika deer during this season.

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