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Teen’s wish made, to announce Ravens’ 1st-round draft pick

A Maryland teenager with rare brain cancer will announce the Baltimore Ravens first-round draft pick. The Baltimore Sun reports 14-year-old... Read Full Story
Posted 7 hours ago

UPDATE: Names released in fatal fire

State police have released the names of the three people who died Monday in a house fire in Meyersdale. State Trooper Stephen Limani of Greensburg... Read Full Story
Posted 7 hours ago

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College presidents sign pact to address alcohol, drug abuse

The presidents of most West Virginia colleges and universities have signed a pact to address alcohol and drug abuse on their respective... Read Full Story
Posted 8 hours ago

Authorities brace for more overdoses after Maryland deaths linked to elephant sedative

Authorities are bracing for more overdoses in Maryland after the first deadly cases emerged of carfentanil, a synthetic drug developed to sedate... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

Lawmaker continues push to end child marriages in Md.

Child marriages in Maryland are still legal, after a bill to stop them failed again. But a lawmaker has vowed to continue her fight to end child... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

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Former Local Resident Raises Awareness For Childhood Cancer

Former Cumberland resident Bill Coyle is having his head shaved today to raise money and awareness for childhood cancer.

Coyle, who grew up... Read Full Story
Posted 12 hours ago

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WCBC Effort Leads To Pirates Charities $10,000 Grant For Al Abrams Field Upgrade

A few months ago, WCBC’s Marty White was in attendance at a Pittsburgh Pirates Broadcast Seminar and one of the sessions dealt with a... Read Full Story
Posted 14 hours ago

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City Police Make Assault Arrest

On Sunday April 23, 2017, at 10:31 pm, Cumberland City Police officers responded to a residence in the 900 block of Gay Street.  Officers... Read Full Story
Posted 15 hours ago

City To Celebrate National Day of Prayer Next Week

Cumberland celebrates the National Day of Prayer next week, Thursday, May 4th with a series of events highlighted by the annual prayer... Read Full Story
Posted 18 hours ago

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MD General Assembly Passes Legislation To Bolster Public Health Approach To Opioid Epidemic

As deaths from drug overdoses increase across the state and nation, the Maryland General Assembly this month passed legislation to bolster the... Read Full Story
Posted 18 hours ago

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