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Tuesday, Apr 9, 2019 at 08:11 PM EDT

Father Says He Wasn't Told About Alleged Abuse by Officer

Father Says He Wasn't Told About Alleged Abuse by Officer

A father is upset after finding out a Prince George's County police officer was charged with abusing his 3-year-old son in 2016. News4's Tracee Wilkins reports.

Tuesday, Apr 9, 2019 at 02:56 PM EDT

Maryland Volunteer Firefighter Killed in Afghanistan Bombing

Maryland Volunteer Firefighter Killed in Afghanistan Bombing

A Maryland volunteer firefighter has been identified as one of three American service members killed in a roadside bombing in Afghanistan on Monday.

Monday, Apr 8, 2019 at 07:34 PM EDT

18-Year-Old Woman Found Dead in Prince George's Home

18-Year-Old Woman Found Dead in Prince George's Home

An 18-year-old woman was found shot to death inside a Fort Washington home over the weekend, Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins reports. Police are investigating.

Sunday, Apr 7, 2019 at 09:55 AM EDT

Two Men Die in Capitol Heights Shooting

Two Men Die in Capitol Heights Shooting

Two men were killed in an overnight shooting in Capitol Heights, Maryland.

Friday, Apr 5, 2019 at 07:37 PM EDT

Behnke Nurseries Closing After Nearly 90 Years

Behnke Nurseries Closing After Nearly 90 Years

Behnke Nurseries Garden Center in Beltsville, Maryland, has been the go-to spot for much of the region's gardening needs for decades. But now, it's getting ready to close for good. News4's Tracee Wilkins...

Thursday, Apr 4, 2019 at 07:11 PM EDT

Elementary School in Prince George's Named Blue Ribbon School

Elementary School in Prince George's Named Blue Ribbon School

For the second year in a row, Glenarden Woods Elementary School was named one of six Maryland Blue Ribbon schools this year. Students study coding, robotics and engineering. They scored among the highest on the...

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2019 at 10:36 PM EDT

PGCPS Building Named for Its First Black Department Head

PGCPS Building Named for Its First Black Department Head

A Prince George's County Public Schools building was renamed to honor the life of the first African-American man to direct any department in the school system.

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2019 at 08:54 PM EDT

Prince George's County Charity Collecting Prom Dresses

Prince George's County Charity Collecting Prom Dresses

Prom season is around the corner and charity Goombay Cares is dressing students for free. News4's Pat Lawson Muse spoke to a mother and daughter duo with the organization that are collecting prom wear donations...

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019 at 01:51 PM EDT

Boil Water Advisory Lifted in Southern Prince George’s

Boil Water Advisory Lifted in Southern Prince George’s

The boil water advisory has been lifted in southern Prince George’s County, Maryland after two consecutive quality tests confirmed that the water is again safe to consume.

Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 at 09:22 AM EDT

New Grocery Store Coming to Prince George's 'Food Desert'

New Grocery Store Coming to Prince George's 'Food Desert'

Mission-driven grocery store Good Food Market will open a location in Prince George's County, bringing a new option for shoppers in an area that's considered a food desert, County Executive Angela Alsobrooks...

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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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