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Tropical Storm Lee (2011)

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Top Tropical Storm Lee (2011) Articles

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  • Harford closes Madonna Road at Deer Creek

    Madonna Road at Deer Creek in northern Harford County is closed to through traffic for approximately six weeks, the county government announced Friday. The bridge deck and the approach road were damaged during Tropical Storm Lee last month, necessitating...
  • Prisoners headed to Port Deposit to clean up flood's mess

    A team of state prisoners is headed to the Cecil County town of Port Deposit to help clean up the mud and mess left behind from last week's flood, a state lawmaker said Tuesday. During a meeting about prisons in Baltimore, State Sen. Nancy Jacobs, a...
  • State's fishermen will find more places to catch trout than last year

    Something positive resulted from last month's battle with Mother Nature: more places to catch trout this fall. More than 27,000 trout will be stocked throughout the state starting this month. Most of the trout will be either rainbow or golden trout...
  • With water rising, no wonder they're grasping at straws

    With water rising, no wonder they're grasping at straws
    At a time when governments at every level are desperate to find and save money wherever they can, it shouldn't surprise anyone that county officials might have reached a little in trying to score some federal disaster-relief money, or that the state...
  • Chesapeake Bay fouled by Susquehanna flooding

    Chesapeake Bay fouled by Susquehanna flooding
    The Chesapeake Bay looks like a dirty bathtub, its waters turned brown with mud and awash in pollution and floating debris, including uprooted trees, propane tanks, even a battered dining-room chair. Braving boat-damaging hazards, scientists are swarming...
  • Weathering out the storm at Worthington

    Weathering out the storm at Worthington
    Mother Nature has battered the county in recent weeks, and Worthington Elementary School has suffered as much as any school. But students and staff at the Ellicott City school will soon be reaping her benefits as well. Solar panels will be installed over...
  • Harford County could still receive federal funding for Lee

    Although Harford County was initially denied a request for a major disaster declaration after Tropical Storm Lee, there is still time for appeals, according to officials. In order for Harford County to qualify for federal reimbursement of costs spent...
  • Survey finds oyster die-off intense but limited

    State biologists have found "concentrated pockets" of dead oysters in the upper Chesapeake Bay, which they blame on a record-high influx of fresh water into the estuary this year. But the die-off appears so far to be limited to two areas north of the...
  • MD oyster survival best since '85

    MD oyster survival best since '85
    Fewer oysters died from shellfish diseases in Maryland waters last year than at any time in more than 25 years, state officials report, despite late-summer storms that wiped out bivalves in some upper Chesapeake Bay spots.  A fall survey of oyster bars ...
  • Harford still waiting for hurricane, tropical storm reimbursement

    Harford County is preparing to dole out $1.3 million to various departments for storm-related costs from last year's Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee, although it remains to be seen how much the county is reimbursed for storm damage. Treasurer...
  • Emergency Winters Run shoreline restoration done by Ma & Pa Trail

    Emergency Winters Run shoreline restoration done by Ma & Pa Trail
    Emergency repair work on the shoreline where the Ma & Pa Trail meets Winters Run is expected to be completed by Friday. A crew from Environmental Quality Resources LLC, of Arbutus, worked this week to temporarily reroute the stream in the vicinity of the...
  • Sheriff tells Darlington fire company more cooperation needed on fatal crashes

    Sheriff tells Darlington fire company more cooperation needed on fatal crashes
    The high numbers of drivers killed on Harford County roads means the county's safety agencies will have to work closer together, Sheriff Jesse Bane told members and guests of the Darlington Volunteer Fire Company at its annual banquet Saturday night....