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Somerset Co. files first opioid suit post-Purdue bankruptcy

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Somerset County has joined the cavalcade of county and local governments in Maryland that are suing over the opioid crisis, but it is the first Maryland jurisdiction to do so without naming Purdue Pharma, the OxyContin manufacturer that has become the face ...

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Mother alleges negligence in disabled child’s death

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A Somerset County woman who claims a home care nurse’s negligence caused the death of her 34-month-old disabled child filed suit in federal court Monday. Sarah A. Wilford filed suit in U.S. District Court in Baltimore alleging medical malpractice by ...

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Eastern Shore judicial nominating commission chair steps down after traffic incident

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The chairman of the judicial nominating commission for Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties has stepped down after being charged with failing to remain at the scene of a collision in Crisfield on Friday night. A spokesman for the governor confirmed Monday ...

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Room for the kids: Maryland goat island listed for $1.5M

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SMITH ISLAND — An island for sale in Chesapeake Bay comes with its residents— a herd of about 30 goats. The Daily Times of Salisbury reports that Bob Bradshaw says the 55-acre enclave is listed at $1.5 million — down from ...

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