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Police Log – 01/28/15

On Tuesday January 27, 2015, Cumberland City Police served a criminal summons on Andrew Miller, age 28 of Cumberland, Maryland.  On January... Read Full Story
Posted 1 hour ago

2015 Hooley Plunge Set

The 2015 Hooley Plunge is set for Saturday March at Rocky Gap State Park. The annual fundraising campaign benefits the Allegany County Special... Read Full Story
Posted 2 hours ago

Larry Hogan
Taylor Sees Trouble Ahead For Gov. Hogan With Transportation

Among those who have met and consulted with Maryland’s new governor in his first week on the job was former House Speaker Casper Taylor Jr.,... Read Full Story
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Several Local Organizations Calling For Moratorium On Fracking

A coalition of 79 organizations, including several local organizations, is calling for legislative action for a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing... Read Full Story
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Root appointed to school funding adequacy committee

Allegany County Board of Education vice-president, Dr. Edward Root, has been selected to serve on the Maryland Association of Boards of... Read Full Story
Posted 16 hours ago

14 year old attacked with sword

The Cumberland Times News reports a Meyersdale boy has been charged in connection with the alleged sword assault of a 14­ year ­old... Read Full Story
Posted 16 hours ago

Mountain Maryland Murray
Cumberland Prepping for 8th Annual Groundhog Day

Cumberland will celebrate Groundhog Day on Monday, February 2, with the highly anticipated emergence of Murray the Groundhog on the City Hall... Read Full Story
Posted 20 hours ago

New Insight into Canal Place Authority with Analysis Report Surfacing

WCBC News has obtained a copy of a report from the Maryland Department of Legislative Services concerning the Canal Place Preservation &... Read Full Story
Posted 1 day ago

Maryland House Floor
Hogan’s First Budget Meets Mixed Reviews

The first Larry Hogan budget is meeting with mixed reviews in Annapolis, as many are praising a balanced budget, but others are taking issues with... Read Full Story
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animal shelter
Legislative Delegation Will Submit Bond Bill for Animal Shelter Facility

The District One Legislative Delegation announced this month that it will submit a bond bill that will help the Allegany County Animal Shelter... Read Full Story
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