Frederick County News
Frederick Republican Delegate Kathy Afzali is jumping into the growing GOP primary to run for the 6th Congressional District in western Maryland.
A Mississippi truck driver who caused four collisions and hit a police cruiser during a drug-fueled chase through Maryland on Interstate 81 was sentenced Monday to 21 years in prison after he thanked authorities for forcing him to stop.
Local officials are decrying what they say is a burdensome state watershed cleanup plan they say could cost almost $4 billion to execute in Frederick County
The depression, anxiety, sleep problems and other symptoms experienced by former Army Spc Paul Raines are not uncommon for those returning from war
Maryland State Police arrested four men Saturday in connection with the death of a Rocky Ridge man who was attacked at a Keymar bar in August and later died
Paul Raines saw a close friend burn to death after an explosion in Baghdad Another soldier in his unit was shot in the neck, and Raines experienced almost daily mortar and rocket attacks
Occupy Frederick supporters are asking residents to move their money to a local bank or credit union today
Fire officials say an 18-year-old has been arrested in a fire at his grandmother's house in Hagerstown.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office say a man left his two young children, including an infant, in a car while he went shopping.
Problems with skateboarding and trick biking in historic Frederick has caused some city leaders to propose new fines for infractions.
Maryland's Board of Public Works has approved $19 million for wastewater treatment plant upgrades in Baltimore City and Carroll, Frederick and Anne Arundel counties.
The measure will offer certain homeowners older than 65 a 20 percent break on their net county taxes.
Before a loose coalition of local nonprofits joined forces to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, several agencies organized their own events.
Why would 28 people choose to plunge into the cold Potomac River on Sunday?
A memorial service for the motorcyclist who died as a result of a New Year's Eve crash on U.S. 15 is planned for 7 p.m. Thursday at Elias Lutheran Church in Emmitsburg.
In the northern and western portions of the WTOP listening area, it is snowing.
State police say a helicopter was used to lower rescuers to a lost hiker in Frederick.
A Frederick woman who teaches in Loudoun County combines her love of animals with her creativity.
An Army specialist from Woodsboro died in Afghanistan's Kunar province after his truck hit an improvised explosive device.
Spending $28,000 on a lobbyist in 2012 might help save Frederick much more money than that and keep the city better advised about what goes on in the General Assembly, some city officials say.