| Aug 9, 2011
| 11:29 AM
Too frequently in recent months and years, mishaps involving water and children have ended in tragedy.
Water and kids go together, especially at this time of year, like burgers and fries. Kids are hot, the water's cool. Kids are bored, the water's fun....
| Aug 11, 2011
| 2:22 PM
A worker was killed Thursday morning while trimming a tree near Forest Hill in Harford County, police said.
More than 50 rescue personnel from various agencies worked for more than four hours after he was pronounced dead to extricate him from the tree...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Wild storms moved throughHarford County early Thursday evening, taking down trees, knocking out power to a few homes and businesses and bringing lightning that hit at least three houses.
High winds and driving rain swept through the county between 5:30...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 2:31 PM
Three fires hit Harford County during the passing thunderstorm Thursday morning, including one that killed a Forest Hill resident.
An unidentified victim died after fire struck a home at Montford and Creston drives in the Forest Hill area at about 9:50...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 4:08 PM
Harford County came out relatively unscathed from the brunt of Hurricane Irene, with no injuries, serious flooding or damage reported Sunday morning.
The storm nevertheless downed plenty of trees and wires, which left thousands without power and shut...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 12:32 PM
Only one of Harford County's 12 volunteer fire and ambulance organizations has yet to sign a memorandum of agreement with Harford County government that requires each company to submit detailed financial information before it gets future county funding....
| Oct 27, 2011
| 1:59 PM
A tanker truck crash just off the eastern end of the Conowingo Dam roadway late Wednesday evening still had Route 1 over the dam closed as of 4:30 p.m. Thursday, state police and State Highway Administration officials said.
State highway officials were...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 11:33 AM
Harford County water rescue personnel pulled four people from the Bush River Friday afternoon after a canoe capsized during a school field trip.
A county government spokesperson said Monday the mishap occurred in shallow water, which caused a boating...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 5:43 AM
After heavy rains from remnants of Tropical Storm Lee washed away bridges and roads, overwhelmed sewage systems and may have contributed to at least one Baltimore-area death, the runoff threatened to overwhelm Maryland towns along the Susquehanna River...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 8:04 AM
Rescue teams and equipment were called to Darlington in northern Harford County Monday morning after an employee of a trash collection company became lodged under a truck and suffered leg injuries in what police described as a bizarre set of...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 9:36 AM
A fire that investigators say was caused by carelessness with smoking materials damaged an Abingdon townhouse Friday evening.
The fire in the home in the 200 block of Maple Wreath Court was called in to 911 at 7:30 p.m.
Forty firefighters from the...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 9:39 AM
A Rising Sun man was killed Sunday morning after losing control of his motorcycle in Fallston, the Harford County Sheriff's Office reported Sunday evening.
Adam Charles Wyatt, 29, of the 500 block of Chrome Road in Rising Sun in Cecil County, died from...