UPDATE: Dorchester comes out after the storm

CAMBRIDGE — The sun — and locals — peeked out from behind the clouds late Tuesday morning, as Tropical Storm Isaias moved past Dorchester County and onwards up the East Coast. A tornado warning is in effect until 4 p.m. today. A tornado touched down in Mardela Springs in Wicomico County around 7 a.m., where […]

River businesses step up to help with Salisbury port

SALISBURY — This city will get financial help from two local businesses to pay part of the costs of a Port Feasibility Study with the goal of increasing import and export tonnage. City Council members on Monday gave preliminary approval to accept $3,000 from Chesapeake Shipbuilding and $1,000 from tugboat and barge operator Vane Brothers […]

Police and Fire briefs, July 15, 2020

Man is wantedWanted by the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office for Violation Of Probation on a CDS: Possess – Not Marijuana charge, Desmond J. Hudson was last known to be in the Federalsburg, Cambridge and Baltimore areas.He is a black male 5’8”, 167 pounds, 27 years old, with black hair and brown eyes. He has tattoos […]

Wicomico Co. has first COVID-19 case

SALISBURY — Wicomico County Director of Administration Wayne Strausburg announced at a press conference Thursday that the Wicomico County Health Department received notification that a resident tested positive for COVID-19. “We have our first confirmed case of COVID-19,” Mr. Strausburg said. “We have also learned that there are confirmed COVID-19 cases in Delaware and Accomack […]