Health, Politics, Sci-Tech

Governor Hogan: 10 hospital-based COVID-19 testing sites to open next week

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Thursday toured the location of a new, state-run COVID-19 testing site at UM Laurel Medical Center and announced the locations for nine additional hospital-based testing sites that will open by the end of next week. The new sites will help to meet rising demand for testing and divert people away from visiting hospital emergency rooms …


Police/Fire

Blackhawk military helicopter crashes in southern Maryland

A military helicopter crashed in southern Maryland on Monday afternoon. The Fort Belvoir UH-60 Helicopter crashed at about 1:50 p.m. in St. Mary’s County. The chopper went down near the third hole at Breton Bay Golf Course in Leonardtown, Maryland. Two medevac helicopters were dispatched to the scene to aid with the rescue. The military helicopter took off from Fort …