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Md. officials and utilities prep for big storm

HAGERSTOWN — Maryland utility companies and emergency management officials say they’re preparing for large-scale power outages, flooding and other damage from a storm that could arrive as early as Sunday. Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. said Thursday it’s planning for ...

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Maryland PSC to hear Potomac Edison billing complaint

FREDERICK — The Maryland Public Service Commission says it will hear a complaint that Potomac Edison is overbilling some western Maryland electricity customers by failing to read their meters as often as required. The Frederick News-Post reported Thursday that the ...

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Frederick County court decision detrimental to PATH power line

FREDERICK — A Frederick County judge is affirming a decision blocking a key component of a proposed multistate power line. Circuit Judge Edward Dwyer issued his opinion Wednesday in a case involving the Potomac-Appalachian Transmission Highline. He affirmed a local ...

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Appeal of PATH decision heads to Frederick court

FREDERICK — A court in Frederick is hearing a utility company’s appeal of a zoning board decision that blocked a key component of a proposed multistate power line. The hearing involving the Potomac-Appalachian Transmission Highline is set for Monday morning. ...

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About 4,400 Marylanders remain without power after snow

HAGERSTOWN — Electric utilities are reporting about 4,400 Maryland customers still without power after a rare October snowstorm. About 4,000 of them are customers of Potomac Edison, the Maryland division of Allegheny Power. The company said Monday that the outages ...

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FirstEnergy to hire 30 to 40 at Williamsport headquarters

HAGERSTOWN — The president of FirstEnergy Corp.’s Maryland operations says the company will add 30 to 40 workers at its Williamsport office. James Fakult made the announcement Wednesday at a Washington County Chamber of Commerce meeting. He says the new ...

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