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Delaney Statement on the American Health Care Act

Today Speaker Paul Ryan pulled the American Health Care Act, Republican legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act, from the floor after it was... Read Full Story

Pirates update status of Jung Ho Kang

Pirates president Frank Coonelly has issued a statement in response to the report:

“A... Read Full Story

Hogan Vows Veto Of Bill On Low-Performing Schools

Gov. Larry Hogan says he'll veto a bill that would set guidelines for implementing a federal law requiring states to make... Read Full Story

More medical marijuana licenses would be awarded in deal reached by Maryland legislative leaders

General Assembly leaders have coalesced around a plan to issue an additional five medical marijuana growing licenses and increase the likelihood... Read Full Story

Md. Senate passes controversial redistricting reform bill

A bill backed by Democrats that could change the way Maryland draws its boundaries for congressional districts passed through the state Senate... Read Full Story

Health overhaul could cost Maryland $2B

A preliminary state analysis has found Maryland’s Medicaid program stands to lose nearly $2 billion in federal funding over three years... Read Full Story

Maryland Lawmakers Outline Package On Opioid Overdoses

Maryland lawmakers have brought together a variety of proposals to help fight the heroin and opioid epidemic in the state.One... Read Full Story

Cash Valley students celebrate Super Science Week

Cash Valley Elementary School celebrated Super Science Week from February 29th through March 3rd.  The week consisted of a variety of... Read Full Story

Md. congressman makes Fortune’s ‘World’s Greatest Leaders’ list

Fortune Magazine’s eclectic list of what it declares the World’s Greatest Leaders of 2017 includes Maryland congressman John... Read Full Story

ACPS to Host P-Tech Program Student Recruitment Meetings in April

Beginning in the 2017-2018 school year, Allegany County Public Schools will offer incoming ninth grade students the opportunity to participate in... Read Full Story

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Suspect Charged with Rape

On Thursday, 03/23/2017, Investigators with the Allegany County Combined Criminal Investigation Unit (C3I) arrested 22 year old Reddy Chidi... Read Full Story

Area business owner passes

Local businessman Robert Christ has passed away. The owner of Queen City Electric, he passed away Thursday. The Scarpelli Funeral Home is in... Read Full Story

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Cumberland Woman Arrested for Theft, CDS

On Friday, March 24, 2017 at approximately 12:20 AM, the Cumberland Police Department responded to a Maryland Avenue business in reference to a... Read Full Story

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Board of Education Seeking Increase in Budget from County

Acknowledging that times are tough, the Allegany County Board of Education is still looking for more than a four percent budget increase over last... Read Full Story

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Hogan Says Ban on Fracking Shouldn’t Come as Shock

Although Maryland Governor Larry Hogan’s recent announcement that he supports a ban on fracking was shocking to many- Hogan says it... Read Full Story

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Baltimore Councilman Drafts Resolution Stopping the Arrest of Immigrants

WBAL reports Baltimore City Councilman Zeke Cohen drafted a resolution that halts Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents from arresting... Read Full Story

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Well Known Chef and Area Businesswoman Passes

WCBC News has learned well known Swedish Chef and area businesswoman, Jaye Miller, has passed away after a courageous battle with... Read Full Story

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Greise Wins WCBC/Jim Robey Achievement Scholarship

Fifteen students have been named as recipients of scholarships for study at Allegany College of Maryland.

Among the group is Mason Greise,... Read Full Story

Johnny Ray Enos Jr
Enos Charged with Sex Offense

On Wednesday, 03/22/2017, the Cumberland Police arrested 25 year old Johnny Ray Enos Jr, of Cumberland, after a warrant had been issued for his... Read Full Story

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