FROSTBURG — A runaway tractor-trailer struck two vehicles on Frostburg’s Main Street Friday afternoon, but reportedly negotiated the length of the city street without striking anything or anyone else, eventually coming to rest when the driver drove into a ditch to stop the vehicle on the eas…
JUNCTION, W.Va. — Two Mineral County residents were killed and a third seriously injured when their pickup collided with a tractor-trailer Thursday on U.S. Route 50 in Hampshire County, according to West Virginia State Police.
CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Fire Department responded to 467 incidents in the month of February, an average of more than 16 calls per day, according to Chief Donnie Dunn.
As far as mask wearing is concerned, Justice said the mandate will remain in place for now. “I am not going to be influenced by people who do something from a political move,” he said, referring to governors of several other states who have lifted the mask mandate. “It is my responsibility to lead us in the right path and be as cautious as I can while still trying to live with this terrible killer.”
LITTLE ORLEANS — No injuries were reported before dawn Friday when a tractor-trailer traveled out of control and overturned onto the shoulder of eastbound Interstate 68 in the Little Orleans area.
ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Larry Hogan released further plans Thursday to distribute COVID-19 vaccines more equitably to underserved parts of Maryland, after leaders of the state’s largest Black populations criticized major disparities in the rollout of vaccinations to minorities.
CUMBERLAND — After scoring 10 goals and pitching a pair of shutouts, the Allegany boys soccer team had just about as good a start as anyone could ask for to their fall season. Then, it all came crashing down.
WASHINGTON — Worried about continuing threats, the acting chief of the U.S. Capitol Police appealed to congressional leaders Thursday to use their influence to keep National Guard troops at the Capitol, two months after the law enforcement breakdowns of the deadly Jan. 6 insurrection.
CUMBERLAND — Maryland will commemorate the one-year anniversary Friday of the state’s first confirmed cases of COVID-19.
CUMBERLAND — A city man has been arrested in connection with the alleged assault Feb. 25 of a woman at a Spring Street residence, according to Cumberland Police.
CUMBERLAND — A Baltimore County man was jailed without bond following his arrest Tuesday on Park Street by the Allegany County Narcotics Task Force and Cumberland Police.
OLDTOWN — Deputies took a man into custody and seized a handgun after investigating a report of shots fired early Wednesday on East Wilson Road in the Oldtown area, according to the Allegany County Sheriff's Office.
ANNAPOLIS — Legislation in Maryland could allow senior athletes at public high schools to play sports the year after they graduate, to make up for the challenges and unusual circumstances of the coronavirus pandemic.
FROSTBURG — The Frostburg Police Department is offering free home pickup of unwanted prescription medications. Pickup will be contactless.
ANNAPOLIS — Western Maryland’s mass COVID-19 vaccination site will open by the end of this month and be located at the Hagerstown Premium Outlets, Gov. Larry Hogan announced at a press conference Tuesday.
This Week's Circulars
- Mulch plant employee dies in industrial accident
- UPDATE: Runaway truck hits two cars in Frostburg
- Hardware store owners to retire after 35 years
- Two Mineral County residents killed in head-on U.S. 50 crash
- City woman faces attempted murder charges
- 17-year cicadas to emerge from underground in May
- UPDATE: Interstate reopens after being closed by crash
- Carpendale resident displaced by fire
- Sheetz to build W.Va. distribution depot, bring 30 jobs
- California crash kills 13 of 25 people crammed into SUV