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Five Things to Know Today, Sept. 1, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Sept. 1, in Montgomery County: 1. A hiker died after he was trapped under some rocks along the Potomac River on Sunday. 2. It’s been a deadly holiday weekend on Montgomery County roads. One teen was killed and two others were injured in a crash on Saturday morning […]

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Hiker Dead After Becoming Trapped Under Rocks

Montgomery County Police are investigating the death of a 25-year-old hiker that occurred on a trail along the Potomac River on Sunday afternoon. Police said there is no indication of foul play. At approximately 4:38 p.m., on Aug. 31, fire and rescue personnel and officers from the 2nd District responded to a call for a […]

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Missing Rockville Woman (PHOTO)

Detectives from the 6th District are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Rockville woman. Nicole Jackson was last seen at her residence in the 15400 block of Reprise Terrace at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, August 29. She is described by Montgomery County Police as a 35-year-old black female who is 5′ 3″ […]

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Montgomery County

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The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Montgomery County until 6:30 p.m. on August 31. Significant cloud to ground lightning may be occurring with this storm. Outdoor activities should be postponed until the storm passes. NWS has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Montgomery County until 1830 — MontgomeryCo(MD)Fire (@mcfrs) August […]

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Two Dead in Accident on Woodfield Road

UPDATED, Aug. 31, 11 a.m.- Two people have died in an accident on Woodfield Road Sunday. At about 4:24 a.m., officers and emergency medical crews responded to the 22200 block of Woodfield Road for a single-vehicle collision. According to a police account, the preliminary investigation indicates that a 2003 Ford Explorer was traveling south on Woodfield Road. […]

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History Reenacted in Brookeville

Thousands are expected to pour into the Town of Brookeville, some even on horseback, as that town celebrates the Bicentennial Commemoration of Brookeville’s role as U.S. Capital for a Day. The streets in Brookeville were busy with soldiers, townspeople in period dress and children playing sack races as the Centennial Celebration continued Saturday and Sunday. […]

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Whooping Cough Outbreak Reported in Montgomery County

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There is a confirmed outbreak of pertussis also known as Whooping Cough in Montgomery County and so far 12 children have been diagnosed with the contagious respiratory illness. According to Montgomery County Heath and Human Services spokesperson Mary Anderson, the kids are students at Cabin John Middle School in Potomac and Robert Frost Middle School […]

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Saving Ruby (VIDEO)

This is a story you won’t soon forget. Meet Ruby, a nine-month-old boxer mix who is recovering from three surgeries after she was shot in Wheaton. An extraordinary veterinarian is credited with giving Ruby a new “leash on life.” CCM’s Susan Kenedy reports. If you would like to donate to help Ruby, visit this site. […]

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County Report This Week (VIDEO)

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Lorna Virgili hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which begins with a report on the first day of school and then a new campaign by police to capture the good. Take a look:

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Five Things to Know Today, August 29, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, August 29, in Montgomery County: 1. A dog named Ruby is lucky to be alive after surviving a gunshot wound and her vet is credited with giving her a new leash on life. 2. Police continue to search for a missing Gaithersburg man. 3. An everyday hero uses […]

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