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Gas prices dropping dramatically

Drivers across the AAA Mid-Atlantic territory which includes Maryland can officially boast gas prices below the $2 per gallon mark. Some areas are... Read Full Story

Lawmakers override veto, will make W.Va. right-to-work state

In House and Senate Republican party-line votes Friday, lawmakers rebuked Thursday's veto by Democratic Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin. Some House... Read Full Story

Newly appointed Mineral judge won’t preside over some cases

Newly appointed Mineral County Circuit Court Judge Jay Courrier won't preside over any of the cases he handled during his time as county... Read Full Story

Mikulski calls for reinstatement of inurnment rights for women

U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Vice Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee and Dean of the Senate women, together with U.S.... Read Full Story

Second passenger dies following Route 42 accident

The Cumberland Times News reports ann 80-year-old Virginia woman died Friday as a result of injuries she suffered on Thursday when the... Read Full Story

Police make drug arrest

On 02/12/16 a Cumberland Police Officer was on routine patrol in the area of Lamont Street.  The Officer observed a vehicle make an illegal... Read Full Story

Funeral arrangements announced for local officer killed last week

 Funeral arrangements have been announced for a second Harford County sheriff's deputy slain in Abingdon.

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Fort Hill scholarship established in memory of artist

 The Cumberland Times News reports the Fort Hill Scholarship Fund has established a new scholarship to be awarded to a member of the 2016... Read Full Story

Vehicle rollover on I-68

Allegany County Emergency Management reports that westbound lanes on Interstate 68 between exits 44 and 43D that had been  blocked as a... Read Full Story

Martinsburg City Council Rejects Confederate Flag Parade

The Herald Mail reports that the Martinsburg City Council unanimously voted to deny a request by the West Virginia division of the Sons of... Read Full Story

Delaney praises Cybersecurity Plan

This week the White House announced a new Cybersecurity National Action Plan (CNAP) with a goal of putting in place a long-term strategy to... Read Full Story

How To Help Families Of Fallen Harford Deputies

WBAL reports the union that represents Harford County sheriff's deputies has opened a fund to support the two deputies killed in the line... Read Full Story

Winter conditions could make for challenging travel

The Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA) is warning motorists of the potential for snow squalls to... Read Full Story

Allegany County Public School graduation rates jumping

A higher percentage of Allegany County Public School students are crossing the stage to receive their high school diplomas than at any other time... Read Full Story

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Allegany County Alcohol Bills scheduled for hearings

Hearings on a series of local bills focusing on lifting some of the more stringent alcohol laws In Allegany County will be held on February 22nd... Read Full Story

First Case Of Zika Virus In MD Confirmed

State health officials have confirmed Maryland's first case of the Zika virus. The infection was confirmed via a blood test. The infected... Read Full Story

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DDC Appoints Committee To Develop Downtown Parking Strategy

In response to last week’s public workshop on parking issues in downtown Cumberland- the Downtown Development Commission has appointed an... Read Full Story

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Economic Development Corporation accuses outside group of using “scare tactics”

Shawn Hershberger, executive director of the Cumberland Economic Development Corporation, continues to express his frustration with an outside... Read Full Story

Pennsylvania Fugitive Arrested

On Thursday evening, 02/11/2016, members of the C3I Warrant/Fugitive Unit arrested 39 year Jaroslav Dmitri Candler as a Fugitive who was wanted in... Read Full Story

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Murder suspect behind bars

On Thursday, 02/11/2016, at 8:47 AM, the Cumberland Fire Department Ambulance and the Cumberland Police responded to a private residence in the... Read Full Story

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Vehicle Accident Leads To Multiple Charges

On February 11, 2016, Allegany County Deputies responded to Bowling Street, Bowling Green for a motor vehicle crash reported vehicle on its roof... Read Full Story

CPD Respond To Hit & Run And Assault

On 02/11/16 The Cumberland Police Dept served a criminal summons on 31 year old Chad Izat of Cumberland.... Read Full Story

C&O Canal Program Puts Park Advocates Aboard Amtrak Trains

The National Park Service is seeking volunteers to tell Amtrak passengers about the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park.

The... Read Full Story

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Hogan Submits Second Supplemental Budget

Governor Larry Hogan today introduced a second supplemental budget for FY 2017 that provides $18 million to support the implementation of Project... Read Full Story

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Statewide Bills Propose End To Newspaper Notices On Government Meetings

Though Anne Arundel County has withdrawn a proposal to advertise some public notices on the government’s website rather than in newspapers,... Read Full Story

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Former Redskins Player Facing Charges After Accidentally Shooting Himself

NFL free agent Josh Morgan, who played for the Washington Redskins during the 2012-2013 season, is facing reckless handling charges after... Read Full Story

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Md Measure Would End Animal Use In Medical Training

A measure in Maryland would end animal use in medical education and training, if there is an alternative method.

The bill is scheduled to... Read Full Story

Comptroller Asks Lawmakers For More Power To Fight Tax Fraud

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot was joined by tax preparers and accountants this week as he asked lawmakers to give his agents greater... Read Full Story

More Deer Tested For CWD in Maryland

The Cumberland Times News reports the results are back for 85 of the 286 samples from Western Maryland deer sent away by the state's... Read Full Story

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Interstate 68 Accident Injures One, Closes Eastbound Lanes For Two Hours

Eastbound Interstate 68 was shut down for a few hours this morning as the result of an accident near Exit 34 in the Frostburg area. ... Read Full Story

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Gas Prices Down Nearly A Dime This Week

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Juveniles assault staff at group home

Just after midnight, Officers with the Cumberland Police Dept responded to the Leslie Lane Group Home in... Read Full Story

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Commission To Modernize State Procurement Established By Executive Order

Governor Larry Hogan Wednesday signed an Executive Order which establishes the Commission to Modernize State Procurement, a bipartisan commission... Read Full Story

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Revised Cost Estimates Of New Allegany HS To Be Revealed Soon

The revised cost estimates for constructing a new Allegany High School on Haystack Mountain will be revealed in just under two weeks when... Read Full Story

MD Voters To Use Paper Ballots

Beginning in April, voters in Maryland will fill out a paper ballot closely resembling a standardized test. After completing the form, citizens... Read Full Story

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MD Senate Overrides Governor On Voting Rights Of Convicted Felons

For the sixth time this year, the Maryland Senate has again overridden one of Governor Larry Hogan's vetoes- but the governor believes this... Read Full Story

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