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  • #1 - Winchester may remove 5 traffic signals
  • #2 - Frederick authorities probe financial motive in death
  • #3 - Winchester police respond to an alleged attempted carjacking
  • #4 - County: No sign of malfunction at ride check
  • #5 - Removed FCRC members face deadline for appeal

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County: No sign of malfunction at ride check

CLEAR BROOK — The investigation continues into what caused a woman to fall about 40 feet from an amusement ride at the Frederick County Fair on Monday night. Read More

Project HOPE alums stay with nonprofit work

WINCHESTER — Three men from very different walks of life came to work at Millwood-based Project HOPE three years ago. Read More

Winchester may remove 5 traffic signals

WINCHESTER — A resolution to remove five city traffic signals was unanimously forwarded to City Council during a Tuesday work session. Read More

Line fix eliminates restricted water use in Frederick County

CLEAR BROOK — The Frederick County Sanitation Authority (FCSA) has repaired a major water line break that occurred late Saturday night at its James T. Anderson Water Treatment Plant in Clear Brook. Read More

Growing through a goat show at Frederick County Fair

CLEAR BROOK — The Frederick County Fair hosted its inaugural Bright Stars Goat Show on Thursday morning, giving youngsters with developmental disabilities a chance to show a goat in front of a crowd in the fair’s show barn. Read More

Critics, supporters talk about Winchester corridors

WINCHESTER — About a dozen landowners and business professionals attended Wednesday’s public information session on two proposed corridor-enhancement districts in the city’s North End. Read More

Frederick authorities probe financial motive in death

BERRYVILLE — Frederick County Sheriff’s Office investigators are trying to determine if the motive in the murder of an 85-year-old White Post woman was financial, according to a search warrant. Read More

Clarke County horse pull to continue as planned despite resident’s protest

BERRYVILLE — Despite the efforts of one animal cruelty crusader, a horse pulling contest set for Saturday at the 50th annual Steam and Gas Engine Show will go on as scheduled at the Clarke County Fairgrounds, show officials said. Read More

Winchester police respond to an alleged attempted carjacking

WINCHESTER — A city man was arrested early Thursday after he allegedly tried to carjack another man, police said. Read More

Removed FCRC members face deadline for appeal

WINCHESTER — The 10 people removed from the Frederick County Republican Committee (FCRC) — including chairman Mark Berg — have less than a month to appeal it. Read More

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