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Downed Trees Causing Road Issues

Allegany County 911 says there are several trees down in the western part of the county, and that is causing additional travel... Read Full Story

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Charges Filed In Allegany High School Firearm Case

On, Monday, January 23, 2017, at approximately 1:26 pm the Cumberland Police Department's School Resource Officer was contacted... Read Full Story

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Monday Afternoon Accident Claims Life Of Eastbound Driver on I 70

Type of Incident: Fatal Traffic Collision

Incident Date and Time: 01/23/2017 at approximately 4:12pm

Location: 9 Mile Marker,... Read Full Story

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Buckel Named Chief Deputy Whip In GOP Caucus

The Maryland House of Delegates Republican Caucus has selected several new leaders for the ongoing 2017 General Assembly Session. Delegate Jason... Read Full Story

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High Water Reported In Cumberland & On WV Route 28

We're getting reports of high water in various parts of Cumberland, with a specific report on Fayette Street, as well as Route 28 in Mineral... Read Full Story

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MSP Hagerstown Activates Washington County Snow Plan

The Snow Emergency Plan is in effect due to hazardous driving conditions caused by ice covered roads. The State Police have been very busy... Read Full Story

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Road Conditions In Mountains Are Slick

Here's a look at the Maryland State Highway Administration Traffic Cam on Interstate 68 near Grantsville.

National Weather Issues Statement On Pending Snow A period of moderate snow will result in relatively quick accumulations of between one and three inches this afternoon. This will quickly coat... Read Full Story
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Snow Plan Implemented For Western Allegany County

The Snow Emergency Plan has been put into effect for Western Allegany County.

Numerous accidents have been reported, including one that... Read Full Story

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Gun Found At Allegany High School: School On Lock Down. Students Safe

Allegany High School was placed in lockdown this afternoon, Monday, January 23, 2017, after the school principal alerted the School Resource... Read Full Story

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NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory For Mountains The National Weather Service In Baltimore Md/Washington Has Issued A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow...Sleet And Freezing Rain...Which Is In... Read Full Story
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UPDATED: Police Investigating Rollover On Route 36, 911 Reports Poor Road Conditions

Local emergency response is now tending to a vehicle rollover on Route 36 near the Allegany County Landfill.

Units are responding.... Read Full Story

MSP McHenry Institutes Snow Emergency Plan For Garrett County

The McHenry Barrack of Maryland State Police has implemented the Snow Emergency Plan for Garrett County, due to icy conditions on Interstate 68... Read Full Story

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State Highway Administration PPDs Hearing On US 219 Improvements

Tonight's public hearing on the US 219 Improvement Project in Garrett County has been rescheduled to January 30.

It will be held at... Read Full Story

Allegany County Public Schools & BW Cancel After School & Evening Activities

Due to predicted and occurring inclement weather, Allegany County Public Schools and Bishop Walsh School have cancelled all after school and... Read Full Story

Units Dispatched To I 68 WB At Exit 33 For Mishap

Allegany County 911 is dispatching emergency response to a vehicle accident with injuries on westbound Interstate 68 at Exit 33.

We are... Read Full Story

Cumberland Police Search For Missing Man

On January 21, 2017 at approximately 7:44 PM the Cumberland Police took a missing person report on Jacob Allen Kasecamp.  It was... Read Full Story

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UPDATED: Two Injured On Interstate 70 At Hancock

Type of Incident:       Accident with road closure

Date and Time:... Read Full Story

CPD Makes Theft & CDS Arrests

On January 22, 2017 officers from the Cumberland City Police Department responded to Martin’s Market located at 739 Park Street for a... Read Full Story

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Governor Unveils Proposals To Boost Manufacturing Jobs & Expand Workforce Training Programs

Governor Larry Hogan has unveiled a package of proposals to boost manufacturing jobs and expand workforce training programs.  Hogan said his... Read Full Story

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Local Officials Marshaling Forces To Support Repeal Of Transportation Project Funding Scoring System

With the Maryland General Assembly session now up and running- Allegany and Garrett counties Republican legislators are marshaling forces to... Read Full Story

Vietnam Veterans’ Community Access Center Offering Help With Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Cumberland now has a new office offering veterans help with post-traumatic stress disorder, making the transition to civilian life and family... Read Full Story

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Few Minor Issues To Be Approved Before Official Vote On Fire Fighter Contract

Back in September of 2014, after a two year dispute, the Cumberland Mayor and City Council approved a three year contract with the International... Read Full Story

UPDATED: Two Prince George’s County Men Arrested In High Bedford Street Shooting

On Saturday afternoon, 01/21/2017, at 3:26 PM, the Cumberland Police responded to a reported shooting in the 500 block of High Bedford Street.... Read Full Story

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Cardin Reviving Equal Rights Amendment

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) announced this week the formal reintroduction of a resolution, S.J. Res. 5, to immediately revive the... Read Full Story

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Cumberland Police Make Assault Arrest

On Saturday, at approximately 2:30 PM, officers from the Cumberland Police Department responded to a business on Queen... Read Full Story

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