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Montgomery County police identify officer involved in fatal shooting at bank
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:06:13 -0700
Montgomery County police identified the officer who fatally shot a 54-year-old man reportedly armed with a knife inside a bank in Silver Spring. The officer, Michael Damskey, has been with the departm...
Hemp production hopes higher in Virginia
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 15:28:55 -0700
Former Montgomery County Board of Supervisors Chairman, Jim Politis, has been pushing hemp production for years.
UPDATE: Crash on Interstate 81 in Montgomery Co.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:32:06 -0700
All lanes on I-81 southbound are closed due to a tractor trailer crash near mile marker 120
Floyd community members fight against pipeline proposal
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:46:27 -0700
Natural gas companies EQT Midstream and Next Era want to build a 330 mile pipeline across local counties.
Police identify woman murdered in Gaithersburg
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:42:23 -0700
A Gaithersburg, Maryland man awaits extradition from Virginia after he was picked up in Norfolk, Virginia on charges he murdered his wife.
Thousands without power in DC metro area
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:53:53 -0700
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of customers in Maryland and Virginia are without power after strong storms moved through the Washington metro area. As of 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Pepco was reporting more than 28,000 customers in Montgomery County without power.
Thousands Without Power In Metro Area
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:28:03 -0700
Thousands of customers in Maryland and Virginia are without power after strong storms moved through the Washington metro area.
Tech wrestler dies in swimming accident
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 20:33:19 -0700
Darren Hankins, a junior at Virginia Tech, drowned while swimming in a water-filled rock quarry in Montgomery County.
Local governments turning red lights into green
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:12:24 -0700
Red light camera programs in cities like D.C. and Rockville, and Montgomery, Prince George's and Arlington counties have raked in $21 million combined, the data show.
UPDATE: Questions surround future executions in Virginia
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:53:48 -0700
Virginia has eight inmates currently on death row and one of the main questions facing them is how they will be executed.