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Mailbox explosion at McHenry residence

Explosion of a residential mailbox at a residence on Beckman Peninsula Road remains under investigation by the Maryland State Fire Marshal's... Read Full Story
Posted 12 hours ago

Hampshire County police attempting to identify several suspects

The Hampshire County Sheriff’s Office is seeking help locating individuals suspected of passing fraudulent checks for several thousands of... Read Full Story
Posted 12 hours ago

SOURCES: Two Local Rail Workers Dead In DC Incident.

UPDATED 7:30 PM:  WCBC has tried to confirm the names of the deceased, which we've gotten from sources that, in the past, have been... Read Full Story
Posted 13 hours ago

Christopher Idol
LaVale man arrested for Threats and Soliciting Murder

On June 27, 2017, 40 year old Christopher John Idol was arrested by members of the Allegany County Combined Criminal Investigation Unit (C3I) with... Read Full Story
Posted 15 hours ago

Two Arrested On Robbery Charges At Country Club Mall







On June 21, 2017, at approximately 1916 hrs., Allegany... Read Full Story
Posted 16 hours ago

CPD Makes Assault Arrest

On June 28, 2017 at approximately 2:12 AM, Cumberland Police officers responded to a residence in the 800 block of Shawnee Avenue for an assault... Read Full Story
Posted 20 hours ago

Cumberland Police Make Warrant Arrests

On June 27, 2017 the Cumberland Police served an arrest warrant on Charles Wayne McDaniel charging him with 2nd Degree Assault and Disorderly... Read Full Story
Posted 20 hours ago

Opioid Crisis Continues To Be Challenge

When asked for his view on how the fight against heroin and opioid abuse in Maryland is going, Frederick County Sheriff Chuck Jenkins offered an... Read Full Story
Posted 21 hours ago

Brian Grim Mayor Cumberland
Mayor Grim Says Poor Attitude Is One City’s Biggest Problems

When the Cumberland Mayor and City Council voted to increase taxes last week- Mayor Brian Grim commented that the city’s biggest problems... Read Full Story
Posted 21 hours ago

Bill Valentine
Valentine Would Like To See Increased Cooperation Between County And City

Allegany County Commissioner Bill Valentine tells WCBC News that he would like to see increased cooperation on a number of levels between the... Read Full Story
Posted 21 hours ago


Finckle Forecast

JUNE 28, 2017



Sunny …77 to 80, Winds 5 to 10


Partly Cloudy …51 to 54


Sunny, More Humid …84 to 87, Winds 10


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