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Inmate stabbed in WCI incident

The Cumberland Times News reports an  inmate of the Western Correctional Institution was taken to the Western Maryland Regional Medical... Read Full Story

Maryland and West Virginia Members Push for Meeting with Verso CEO before Luke Mill Operations Shutdown

Last night, U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), and Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Congressmen... Read Full Story

Baltimore Woman Arrested Trying to Deliver Drugs to Hagerstown Prison

A 40-year-old Baltimore woman was arrested Monday after Maryland prison detectives apprehended her trying to deliver drugs to a Maryland... Read Full Story

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West Virginia Adds To Complaint Against Catholic Diocese

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced this morning that he seeks to add claims Tuesday in his lawsuit against the Diocese of... Read Full Story

CPD Makes Several Warrant Arrests On Monday

On Monday, May 20th, 2019 the Cumberland Police Department served arrest... Read Full Story

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New Alabama Abortion Law Is Fine With Wv Congressman

Yesterday, you heard from Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot, who wants to stop state government trips and investments in Alabama due to that... Read Full Story

Outstanding AAA School Safety Patroller Named

For the first time, a Cumberland elementary school student has been named as an Outstanding AAA School Safety Patroller.

Morgan Pomeroy... Read Full Story

Loss Of Logging Jobs Could Lead To Increased Danger Of Forest Fires

While the loss of potentially two thousand jobs tied to the Luke Mill is devastating, it may only be part of a larger picture of danger for the... Read Full Story

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Western Maryland AHEC Receives $200,000 For Opioid Response

Today, U.S. Representative David Trone and Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (All D-Md.) announced $200,000 in funding from the Rural... Read Full Story

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Bedford Road Fire Ruled Accidental

The Maryland State Fire Marshal's office has ruled a fire that damaged a Bedford Road area home Sunday afternoon as accidental.

The... Read Full Story

Man Arrested After Alleged Machete Attack

Early Monday morning,  at 3:10 AM, a Cumberland Police officer on patrol observed 2 vehicles traveling in the area of North Centre... Read Full Story

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Cumberland Police Makes Warrant Arrests Sunday

On Sunday, May 19th, 2019 the Cumberland... Read Full Story

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BoE Has Not Commented Publicly On Superintendent Announcement

It’s been almost two weeks since the announcement that Allegany County School Superintendent Dr David Cox would be vacating the position to... Read Full Story

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Commissioners Appear To Be Moving Toward Making Changes To Economic Development Department

With Allegany County’s head of economic development dealing with health issues- and the county just about to receive a consultant’s... Read Full Story

Franchot Calls For Retaliatory Economic Measures Against Alabama

Maryland’s chief financial officer has called for a number of retaliatory economic measures against Alabama in response to the state’s... Read Full Story

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Cumberland Could Feel “Trickle Down” Effect Of Luke Paper Mill Closure

The loss of the Luke Paper Mill will mean a hit of more than $300,000 in property tax revenues for Allegany County. While it is obvious the county... Read Full Story

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MDE Monitoring Sink Hole

Allegany County 911 advises that the Maryland Department of the Environment has responded to a sink hole in the area of Porter Cemetery... Read Full Story

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City Woman Picked Up for Missing Court Date

On Saturday, Cumberland City Police arrested Ruby Caroline McCullough, age 29, of the city.

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Failing to Pay for December Cab Leads to May Charges

On Saturday, Cumberland City Police served a criminal summons on Justin Lee Fagan, age 51, of... Read Full Story

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City Man Arrested In “Dumpster Incident”

On Saturday, the Cumberland City Police served a criminal summons on Donald Edward Giles, age 69, of Cumberland.... Read Full Story

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Bedford Road House Fire Brings 14 Companies

A total of 14 fire companies responded to 12829 Bedford Road Saturday afternoon for a house fire.... Read Full Story

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Cumberland Schedules Constant Yield Hearing

The Cumberland Mayor and City Council will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday at... Read Full Story

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Truck Fire Battled On Route 51

Allegany County 911 dispatched five fire companies to a tractor trailer fire on Route 51 near Uhl... Read Full Story

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Maryland Park Service Finalist For National Honor

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