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  1. Maryland Lawmakers Pass Bill to Guard Cancer Patient FertilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The Maryland General Assembly has passed a bill aimed at preserving the fertility of those undergoing medical treatments that could cause infertility. The legislation requires insurance companies to pay for standard fertility procedures, such as sperm or egg freezing for people going through chemotherapy.

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  2. The roadwork will start this week in Dorchester County on MD 335.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    SALISBURY , Md.- The Maryland State Highway Administration said that on Monday it will begin resurfacing the ramps from southbound US 13 to eastbound and westbound US 50 Business in Salisbury. Southbound US 13 motorists who need to exit at US 50 east toward Ocean City or US 50 Business west toward Salisbury should continue south on the Salisbury Bypass to MD 12 and turn left on Snow Hill Road, then take northbound US 13 back to the US 50 exits.

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  3. Maryland County Changes Attitude, Bars Students From WalkoutRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A Maryland county school district that allowed students to walk out last month to protest gun violence has promised consequences for those that participate this month. Carroll County School Board Superintendent Stephen Guthrie said Thursday that the student-led protests have become increasingly political.

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  4. Berlin Man Found Guilty of Assault in 2017 H20i IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The Circuit Court for Worcester County found a Berlin man guilty of assault and other charges Wednesday after an incident at the H20i car event in 2017. Justin Hess, 31 of Berlin, was arrested in September after police said he waved a fake handgun at a crowd at the event held on September 29th.

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  5. Worcester County Leaders Place Rt. 90 Expansion on SHA Priority ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    That list outlines major projects the county hopes the SHA will take on next, and for the first time ever, that list includes expanding Route 90 into four lanes. It's a project drivers say is long overdue, but for Chuck McMillen plans to widen Route 90 are better late than never.

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  6. Bill to Push Offshore Wind Further Out Killed in CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    On Monday lawmakers in Annapolis voted down a house bill that would push offshore wind turbines further off the coast. The Public Service Commission approved two offshore wind projects in Worcester County, off the shore of Ocean City.

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  7. Diversity in Maryland's Medical Marijuana Industry StallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A new round of medical marijuana licensing was intended to increase diversity in Maryland's industry, but the proposed legislation instead favors companies that already have licenses. The concept that passed the House of Delegates 121-16 last week sets aside four of the 15 new licenses for companies that already hold them.

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  8. Cambridge-South Dorchester HS Student Arrested for AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    CAMBRIDGE , Md.- A 15-year-old student at Cambridge-South Dorchester High School is facing assault and related charges after he attacked two staffers and a teacher on Monday, according to Dorchester County Sheriff James Phillips. Phillips said in a release that the student was initially confronted by school staff in an effort to get him to calm down.

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  9. Report: Maryland Resort Areas Leave WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A Maryland newspaper is reporting that resort areas with low-paying jobs, high land and construction costs and few incentives to build low-cost rentals often leave employees without affordable housing. The Daily Times of Salisbury reports these variables combine to create financial instability and homelessness in resort areas such as Sussex County, Delaware, and Ocean City, Maryland.

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  10. Worcester County Bureau of Investigation Look For Wine Rack Armed Robbery SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The Worcester County Bureau of Investigation is looking for the suspect responsible for this morning's armed robbery of Wine Rack in West Ocean City. Police the a man entered into the store located at 12827 Ocean Gateway wearing a blue New Balance sweatshirt and gray bandana over his face, with a butcher knife.

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  11. Pocomoke City Man Sentenced to Over 15 Years for Drugs & Firearm ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    On Sept. 27, 2017, members of the Maryland State Police Gang Enforcement Unit and Criminal Enforcement Team executed a search and seizure warrant on 24-year-old Laquan Alexander Townsend's residence in Pocomoke City.

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  12. Police Looking for Missing Salisbury WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    SALISBURY , Md.- The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office is asking the public's help in locating a Salisbury woman who has reportedly been missing for months. Rosalie Cooper, 51, has a last known address of 820 Seminole Blvd. in Salisbury.

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  13. Delmarva's Public Libraries Changing, Thriving in Digital AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    If you haven't been to a public library lately, you may not recognize it. They still have stacks of books, but books are just one part of an ever-evolving space designed to serve local areas.

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  14. Route 50: From OC to CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    OCEAN CITY , Md.- If you're leaving Ocean City, Maryland over the Route 50 bridge heading west, there's a chance you might have noticed a sign that reads the distance to Sacramento, California. But, why is that sign even in Ocean City? An explanation comes from Gene Cofiell, who worked for the State Highway Administration for years, alongside his friend Donnie Drewer.

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  15. Chick-Fil-A Food Trailer Proposal Raises Concerns Among Ocean City's Boardwalk Restaurant OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    OCEAN CITY, Md.- When summer comes and the Ocean City Boardwalk fills back again with thousands of tourists, there might be new food vendor in sight. Chick-Fil-A.

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  16. Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in West OCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A new medical marijuana dispensary has opened its doors in West Ocean City. It sits just off of Route 50. Positive Energy received its dispensary license from the state back in 2016.

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  17. Women's March in Ocean CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    More than hundreds of women's rights supporters marched along Ocean City's boardwalk , wearing pink hats and carrying powerful signs. Organizers say one of the goals for this year's march was to get more women to run for public office and bolster voter registration.

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  18. Selbyville Suspect Arrested for Multiple BurglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Delaware State Police say they charged a Selbybville man Wednesday in connection to multiple burglaries in the Swann Keys Development that happened over the past several months. DSP said William A. Wagner Jr. , 25 of Selbyville, was arrested by authorities in Maryland on theft related charges Saturday evening.

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  19. Courtesy of The Office of the State's Attorney for Worcester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    According to the Office of the State's Attorney for Worcester County, Jordan James Kuzma , 19 of Baltimore, was found guilty of second degree assault and possession of a weapon with the intent to injure, as well as other charges, against Detective Sergeant Frank Wrench after a trial at the Worcester County Circuit Court. The jury deliberated for 11 minutes before returning a guilty verdict on every one of his charges.

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  20. Maryland Governor Urges Residents to Stay off the RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan speaks during a press conference in Ocean City, Md. on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018.

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