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Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 03:37 PM EDT

Mystery Odor Waking People From Their Sleep in Cheverly

Mystery Odor Waking People From Their Sleep in Cheverly

What's that smell? The Prince George's County, Maryland, town of Cheverly is trying to identify the source of an odor that's so bad it's reportedly waking people from their sleep.

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 08:08 PM EDT

Prince George's Officer Charged With Off-Duty Sex Assault

Prince George's Officer Charged With Off-Duty Sex Assault

A Prince George's County police lieutenant is accused of sexually assaulting a woman while he was off duty.

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019 at 08:34 PM EDT

Westphalia Town Center Still in the Works, Developer Says

Westphalia Town Center Still in the Works, Developer Says

The developer behind Westphalia Town Center says he'll have an announcement in the fall on what's next for the land. Walton Global Holdings executive Edward Fleming spoke with News4's Tracee Wilkins about...

Monday, Sep 2, 2019 at 07:15 PM EDT

Glenn Dale Golf Club Closes After 61 Years

Glenn Dale Golf Club Closes After 61 Years

It's the end of an era for some golfers in Prince George's County: The Glenn Dale Golf Club closed Monday. The family that owned and operated the course has lived in the county for generations. News4's Tracee...

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019 at 04:17 PM EDT

Bowie High Celebrates First Day of School

Bowie High Celebrates First Day of School

News4's Molette Green is live outside Bowie High School on the first day of school. "We are Prince George's County proud," the principal said.

Sunday, Sep 1, 2019 at 11:48 AM EDT

Man Gets 30 Months in Prison for Role in $20M Ponzi Scheme

Man Gets 30 Months in Prison for Role in $20M Ponzi Scheme

Bradley Mascho was sentenced for falsifying records in a scheme that took $20 million from elderly investors while the owner paid for prayers by Hindu priests, cosmetic medical procedures and astrological gems....

Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 at 03:10 PM EDT

Odor in DC, Prince George's Is Not Natural Gas: Officials

Odor in DC, Prince George's Is Not Natural Gas: Officials

Residents who awoke Saturday to a strong odor in parts of Prince George's County and D.C. are being told there is no hazardous natural gas leak.

Thursday, Aug 29, 2019 at 11:40 PM EDT

Man Tried to Sexually Assault Lost, Deaf Woman Seeking Help

Man Tried to Sexually Assault Lost, Deaf Woman Seeking Help

Police are searching for a man who dragged a woman into the woods in Prince George’s County, Maryland, and tried to sexually assault her.

Thursday, Aug 29, 2019 at 01:11 PM EDT

Prince George's Dads Pledge to Stay Involved in Education

Prince George's Dads Pledge to Stay Involved in Education

When fathers "stand up" and get involved in their child's school success, test scores and communities improve, Prince George's County Councilman Mel Franklin said. "We want to send a message that...

Thursday, Aug 29, 2019 at 10:27 PM EDT

Uber Passenger Shoots, Kills Driver and Man Sharing Ride: PD

Uber Passenger Shoots, Kills Driver and Man Sharing Ride: PD

A rideshare passenger gunned down an Uber driver and another passenger in Oxon Hill, Maryland, Tuesday night and told police he was high on PCP at the time of the shooting, authorities say.

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Meet News4's Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins. Tracee was raised in the Beltsville area and graduated from High Point High School and Frostburg State University; Tracee has been honored for her work by many state and national journalism organizations. She stays active in her community, including founding a teen-mentoring group. Follow Tracee's Facebook page
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