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Perdue, farm can't recoup pollution suit fees

A federal judge has ruled that Purdue Farms and an Eastern Shore contract grower will not be able to recoup $3 million in legal fees after successfully defending a poultry pollution suit.

Wednesday - 08/28/2013, 01:35pm EDT

Tags: Purdue Farms, federal courts, courts, Waterkeeper Alliance, Clean Water Act

NPS selects superintendent for Tubman monument

The National Park Service has chosen a superintendent for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National monument.

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 02:22pm EDT

Tags: National Park Service, Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National monument, Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Cherie Butler, Dorchester County, Harriet Tubman

Woman indicted for Eastern Shore fires given bond

A woman suspected of setting a string of fires on Virginia's Eastern Shore has been granted bond.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 04:28pm EDT

Tags: Accomack County Circuit Court, arson,

2 linked to Va.'s Eastern Shore fires indicted

Two people suspected of setting a string of fires on Virginia's Eastern Shore have been indicted on arson and conspiracy charges.

Tuesday - 08/06/2013, 08:05am EDT

Tags: arson,

Water may wipe away trail Tubman blazed, Blackwater refuge

Sea levels have been rising in the Chesapeake Bay at more than twice the global rate -- and one of the most important stops on the Underground Railroad likely will be largely underwater within the next 50 years.

Friday - 07/12/2013, 05:31am EDT

Tags: sea level rise, Chesapeak Bay, Harriet Tubman, Blackwater Refuge

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