Rich Colburn http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Maryland DNR Secretary Embroiled in Controversey http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/maryland-dnr-secretary-embroiled-controversey <p>Maryland Department of Natural Resources Secretary Joe Gill’s reconfirmation could be in trouble.</p><p>It began following a hearing on a measure last week that would allow DNR to open, close or modify fisheries in a 48 hour period.</p><p>Maryland Watermen’s Association president Robert Brown said Gill came up to him and said that if the legislation did not pass he could curt quotas that would hurt him.</p><p>Gill says that his comments were misunderstood.</p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 14:02:32 +0000 Don Rush 48736 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Maryland DNR Secretary Embroiled in Controversey Democrat Cheryl Everman to Challenge Senator Rich Colburn http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/democrat-cheryl-everman-challenge-senator-rich-colburn <p>Cheryl Everman has become the first candidate for Maryland’s 37 state Senate seat that runs across Dorchester County and into the lower portions of Talbot and Caroline Counties.</p><p>The Democratic hopeful is the mother of four children who have served in the Navy and Marine Corps and she wants to make military and veterans issues a focus of her campaign.&nbsp;</p><p>She said her daughter is a disabled veteran from the first Gulf War.</p><p>In addition, she said she wants to make infrastructure needs a top priority noting that many of the bridges and road are in need of repair.</p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 15:59:55 +0000 Don Rush 35545 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Democrat Cheryl Everman to Challenge Senator Rich Colburn