SEATTLE (AP) — A 27-year-old man drove a car onto a closed freeway in Seattle early Saturday and barreled through a panicked crowd of protesters, critically injuring two women, officials said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — As coronavirus cases spike, public health officials are pleading with Americans to avoid large crowds and hold more muted Independence Day celebrations, but subdued is not President Donald Trump's style, and he was going big with a “special evening” that could bring tens of…
CUMBERLAND — America, the world for that matter, is in quite a different spot from where it was in November of last year, when the first part of this election year series was conducted. Impeachment, primaries, foreboding markers of a trade war with China and the nebulous ‘what ifs’ of future…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Earlier this week, as Tennessee registered what then was its highest single-day coronavirus case increase, Gov. Bill Lee held a news conference and issued a stern response.
OAKLAND — A Garrett County man remains jailed Friday after leading sheriff's deputies on a chase through downtown Oakland streets in which at least two sheriff's office cruisers were hit before a citizen rammed the suspect vehicle at a convenience store parking lot.
FROSTBURG — The following students from Frost Elementary School made the honor roll for the fourth marking period of the 2019-2020 school year.
With four months to go until divided America decides the presidential race, voters in the heartland are focused on an economy in trouble, the unending coronavirus pandemic and protests over racial injustice.
LAVALE — When Life Fitness Management, a health club, opened its doors in LaVale 12 years ago, the owners Amy Schwab Owens, Greg Dull and Brenda Owens envisioned a facility where people would gather to be heathier, fitter and happier though whole-body wellness.
ATLANTA (AP) — For many Americans, the Fourth of July will be more intimate this year. It also could be riskier.
The U.S. headed into the Fourth of July weekend with many parades and fireworks displays canceled, beaches and bars closed, and health authorities warning that this will be a crucial test of Americans' self-control that could determine the trajectory of the surging coronavirus outbreak.
CUMBERLAND — An Allegany County resident working at Dennett Road Manor Nursing Home in Oakland has tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in Allegany County to 206, the Allegany County Health Department said Friday.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Thursday said residents should prepare for a mandatory face mask order as the state's new coronavirus cases rise to their highest level since the pandemic began.
CUMBERLAND — With Independence Day falling on a weekend and there being an expected, according to AAA, heavy dose of drivers on the road, due in part to COVID-19's crushing impact on other modes of travel, Maryland State Police will be out in full force targeting speeding, impaired and distr…
MCHENRY — Appointment-free COVID-19 testing will be available at the Garrett County Fairgrounds on Friday as county officials announced that five staff members at the Dennett Road Manor Nursing Home in Oakland have tested positive for the disease.
FROSTBURG — The mayor and city council held a special meeting Tuesday to discuss and approve two resolutions regarding prior Real Estate Tax Set-Aside agreements involving the Pritchard Farms housing development.
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LAVALE - William Orion Walker, 87, of LaVale, passed away Friday, July 3, 2020. The Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur St., Cumberland (www.AdamsFamilyFuneralHome.com), is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete at this time.
- Woman reportedly jumps to death from Clarysville bridge
- Lonaconing man identified as victim of Westernport crash
- Police investigate fatal crash on Route 135
- Two dead in Hardy County shootings
- Garrett resident receives car from nonprofit
- Mineral commission passes ATV ordinance
- Hanging dummy stirs social media furor
- Hardy County incident investigated as double murder, suicide
- Oakland man arrested following downtown chase
- County sells land for senior living complex