Dorchester County Newswire

Dorchester County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dorchester County, MD.

Results 1 - 20 of 282 in Dorchester County, MD

  1. Cambridge library reopens after bedbug exterminationRead the original story

    Wednesday | WMDT

    A public library in Dorchester County is now open and in the clear, after tests found bedbugs inside the building two weeks ago. The Cambridge library learned about the bedbugs during the first week of October, but could not get an exterminator to come in until Saturday, four days ago.

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  2. Risky global missions, Air Force career focus for county's retired VA directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... and say, 'It's just not fun anymore.'" Last month the decorated veteran celebrated his second retirement. Dorchester County Council even recognized Burns with a resolution Chairman Jay Byars read during the Sept. 17 meeting. The document honored him ...

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  3. Maryland weather: Dense fog expected Monday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | The Baltimore Sun

    Dense fog is developing across much of Maryland on Monday morning, with visibility down to a quarter-mile or less in some areas, the National Weather Service said.

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  4. An in-depth look at the District 37A raceRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 4 | WMDT

    ... on the floor voting on legislation that involves tax credits, then I want to be that voice that says 'hey, Dorchester County can benefit them from this.' We need jobs, we need opportunities with decent wages."

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  5. Locals get up-close look at District 37 candidates at the final forumRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 4 | WMDT

    ... of other ones coming in this year. The increase in minimum wage for the shore would be devastating for Dorchester County," said Bill Christopher, the president and CEO of Dorchester County's Chamber of Commerce. "Here in Dorchester, going to a $15 ...

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  6. Dorchester County Crab Houses Get Pickers Few Months Before End of Crab SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    HOOPER'S ISLAND , Md.- At the start of 2018, Dorchester County crab houses submitted paperwork to get their H-2B worker visas. The visas bring hundreds of Mexican workers to the United States to pick crabs each year.

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  7. Search Leads to Drug Arrest in Talbot CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... Maryland State Police said one person has died, and three people were injured, in a single-car crash in Dorchester County Friday. Maryland State Police said one person has died, and three people were injured, in a single-car crash in Dorchester ...

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  8. Princess Anne Church Announces Service Location ChangeRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 27 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Maryland State Police said one person has died, and three people were injured, in a single-car crash in Dorchester County Friday. Maryland State Police said one person has died, and three people were injured, in a single-car crash in Dorchester County Friday.

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  9. Police Investigating Deadly Crash in Dorchester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Maryland State Police said one person has died, and three people were injured, in a single-car crash in Dorchester County Friday. State police said the driver was traveling down Route 16 when the front passenger grabbed the wheel, forcing the driver to lose control of the car.

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  10. Maryland Native in Near-Death Accident, Recovers, Competes in Ironman RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Athletes from nearly 60 countries will make their way to Dorchester County in time for this weekend's Ironman Maryland race. And as athletes file in and pictures are taken, memories will be made.

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  11. Athletes, Staffers, Volunteers Stay Busy Ahead of 2018 Ironman Maryland RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    People in Dorchester County are nearing the finish as they prepare for this year's Ironman Maryland race. Organizers say athletes from nearly 60 different countries will compete in Cambridge this week.

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  12. Dorchester County receives grant for Cannery Park Rails to Trails projectRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 26 | WMDT

    On the shore, Dorchester County got a nice chunk of the change for the Cannery Park Rails to Trails Project. They were awarded with $220,700, which will renovate 1/3 of an abandoned rail line into a path.

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  13. Mid-Shore Restaurants, Businesses Prep for 2018 Ironman Maryland RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Dorchester County is racing to finish prep work as it welcomes this weekend's Ironman Maryland athletes. According to the county's tourism office, the event adds around $1.5 million each year to the local economy.

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  14. Fire That Caused $85K in Damage to Crisfield Home Ruled AccidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... determined that trainers on the scene did not follow proper procedures after he collapsed on the field. Dorchester County is gearing up for Ironman Maryland. The event is set to kick off at Great Marsh Park next weekend. Dorchester County is gearing ...

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  15. Hogan, Jealous Meet in Only Debate of Md. Governor's RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... determined that trainers on the scene did not follow proper procedures after he collapsed on the field. Dorchester County is gearing up for Ironman Maryland. The event is set to kick off at Great Marsh Park next weekend. Dorchester County is gearing ...

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  16. Dorchester County Volunteers Gear Up for Ironman MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Dorchester County is gearing up for Ironman Maryland. The event is set to kick off at Great Marsh Park next weekend.

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  17. Hundred of Artifacts Uncovered in Cambridge's Oldest HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... the archaeologists have been taking the dirt and screening it, getting some extra help Thursday from Dorchester County students. "I'm thrilled. I'm honored. Who gets this opportunity?" Morrison said. "It's so important. We can only learn how to ...

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  18. "Its better to prepare for the worst"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | WMDT

    CAMBRIDGE, Md.- "Just because we dodged the storm, doesn't mean there won't be future storms that we may have to go through the same exercise," says Jeff Trice, Dorchester County Emergency. It appears we've missed Tropical Storm Florence, road closures are back open in Dorchester County.

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  19. Some Flooding Creeps in Southern Dorchester County Ahead of Tropical Storm FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Hurricane Florence was downgraded to a tropical storm on Friday and the Eastern Shore may have narrowly missed her wrath but is not totally out of the woods just yet. Flooding has begun to creep in some low-lying areas particularly in southern Dorchester County.

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  20. Water, Flooding Appear in Dorchester County as Hurricane Florence Makes LandfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    More flooding is appearing in southern parts of Dorchester County as Hurricane Florence makes her way to the East Coast. Emergency Management Director Anna Sierra says waterlogged trees can become dangerous and fall as winds pick up and low-lying marshes also in the area could overflow and spill into nearby roadways.

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