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Washington Street Bridge Shut Down

The City of Cumberland Engineering Department has announced that the CSX vehicular bridge on Washington Street will close indefinitely to traffic... Read Full Story
Posted 4 hours ago

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MSP Investigating Carroll County Drive Thru Crash

Maryland State Police are investigating a single vehicle crash in the drive through lanes of a fast food restaurant in Carroll County.

The... Read Full Story
Posted 5 hours ago

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Thousands View Eclipse In WCBC Listening Area

Well over 100 people viewed the Solar Eclipse on the Downtown Cumberland Mall this afternoon, with over a thousand gathering at a Eclipse Watch... Read Full Story
Posted 7 hours ago

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WCBC Eclipse Coverage, FSU Link Noted

WCBC AM 1270 will provide coverage of the 2017 Solar Eclipse with an expanded Special Report beginning at 2;06 PM.

The eclipse will reach... Read Full Story
Posted 11 hours ago

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Great American Eclipse Today

The temptation during Monday afternoon's solar eclipse is to look in the sky, see something unusual, and continue to stare at it. And... Read Full Story
Posted 14 hours ago

Cumberland Police Patch
City Police Serve Two Criminal Summonses

Officers from the Cumberland Police Department served two criminal summonses on David Martin Boyd. Boyd had been charged in connection with an... Read Full Story
Posted 15 hours ago

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Rumor Mill Working Overtime Concerning Local Elections

Although it’s still more than six months until the deadline to file to run for political office in Maryland, locally the rumor mill- as... Read Full Story
Posted 17 hours ago

Allegany County Sheriff Patch
Opioid Epidemic Hampering Efforts To Focus On Other Criminal Activity

The growing heroin and opioid epidemic has become the single biggest issue dealt with on a daily basis by area law enforcement- and Allegany... Read Full Story
Posted 17 hours ago

City First Responders Recognized By Grand Chapter of Maryland’s Order of the Eastern Star

During the most recent meeting of the Cumberland Mayor and City Council, the city’s first responders- fire, police and EMS- received... Read Full Story
Posted 17 hours ago

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City Approves Rolling Mill Block Party Request

There has been no love lost between the Cumberland Mayor and City Council and the Institute for Justice Group that is representing those residents... Read Full Story
Posted 17 hours ago


Finckle Forecast

August 21, 2017



Mostly Sunny Early, Few Afternoon Clouds, Isolated Rain Shower/Thunderstorm …85 to 88, Winds 5 to 10

2:38 PM – 81% Solar Eclipse


Partly Cloudy, Slight Chance of Rain Shower/Thunderstorms Early …65 to 68


Partly Sunny …87 to 90



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