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September 08, 2006

The issue: The Clear Spring Volunteer Fire Co. is under investigation by the Washington County Gaming Office and Maryland State Police after allegedly mishandling its bingo and tip jar fundraising operations.

What's new: The Gaming Office has charged the fire company with 32 counts of gaming violations and issued penalties. The fire company appealed those penalties, and attorneys from both sides are working together on the details of the sanctions.

What's next: Once attorneys reach an agreement, civil penalties will be issued.

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