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  • Reward grows to $2,300 in Chincoteague stolen pony case

    CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — Donations have boosted a reward offered for information in the theft of one Chincoteague’s famed wild ponies. The Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company had offered a $1,000 reward in the case. The…

  • Coast Guard rescues injured woman after boat runs aground

    CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — A Coast Guard crew has rescued an injured woman after a pleasure boat ran aground in Tom’s Cove at Chincoteague Island. The Coast Guard says six adults and two children were…

  • Annual Chincoteague pony swim off Va. set for Wednesday

    CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — An Eastern Shore tradition celebrated by Marguerite Henry’s book “Misty of Chincoteague” is marking its 90th year. The highlight of the week will be the annual swim of the tough little…