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Brush Fire In Midland Reported

WCBC News has learned of a large brush fire in the area of Buskirk Hollow Rd in Midland. Fire units are currently on the scene. WCBC News will... Read Full Story
Posted 2 hours ago

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WCBC Starts 40th Year

On April 19th, 1976, The Cumberland Broadcasting Company acquired its first radio asset, 1270 AM.  Prior to the acquisition, the station was... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

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Disturbance Complaint Leads To Arrest

On April 18, 2015 officers from the Cumberland City Police Department responded 525 Columbia Avenue for a disturbance complaint.  Upon the... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

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Shooting Suspect Returned To Allegany County

On Saturday, 04/18/2015,  Members of the Warrant/Fugitive Unit and Investigators from the Allegany County Combined Criminal Investigation... Read Full Story
Posted 1 day ago

Gas Prices On The Rise

Despite falling for the majority of the previous month, retail gas averages maintain the potential to inch upward in the short-term as the summer... Read Full Story
Posted 1 day ago

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Westernport & Luke Dealing With Potential Landslide

Allegany County Emergency Managment reports that Route 135 at Church Street and Pratt Street in Westernport was shutdown Friday night with... Read Full Story
Posted 2 days ago

City Woman Facing Drug Charges

On April 17, 2015 Cumberland City Police served a criminal summons on Amber Nicole Tallman, age 20 of Cresaptown, Maryland.  Charges in this... Read Full Story
Posted 2 days ago

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ACTA Blasts Foote Statements To WCBC

The Allegany County Teacher's Association is upset with comments made to WCBC by school board member Wayne Foote.  In our interview,... Read Full Story
Posted 2 days ago

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Drug Bust Confirmed At ACPS Career Center

After an inquiry by WCBC, the Allegany County Public School system released the following statement: 

Yesterday,Thursday, April 16,... Read Full Story
Posted 2 days ago

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Ministry from Uganda Visiting Local Area

Pastor James Terra from Uganda, Africa was a guest on the Dave Norman Program Friday detailing the Amani Choir and their tour locally to raise... Read Full Story
Posted 2 days ago

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