Allegany County


4 Deer Found With Chronic Brain Disease In Western Md.

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says four more white-tailed deer have tested positive for chronic wasting disease in western Maryland.


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U.S. Grant Aims To Boost Western Md. Economy

The city of Frostburg is getting some federal funds to help create a roadmap for economic growth in western Maryland.


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Western Md. Senator Seeks Change In Land Fees

A western Maryland state senator is seeking a change in how the state compensates counties that contain large tracts of public land.


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Official Failures Cited In Md. Case Of 9 Dead Dogs

The private foundation responsible for Allegany County animal control is acknowledging it failed to respond to calls about abandoned pets in a home were nine dogs died.


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Body Of Missing NIH Scientist Found Near Wrecked Car

Police say the body of a Gaithersburg man missing since Aug. 21 apparently has been found in western Maryland.


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Missing NIH Scientist Found Dead In Allegany County

Police have identified a man found dead in an abandoned vehicle Thursday afternoon as 54-year-old Martin John Rogers.



Md. Funds Projects To Address Coal Mine Pollution

State officials are awarding more than $300,000 in grants to reduce acid drainage from abandoned coal mines in western Maryland.



Repaired Western Md. Toll Bridge To W.Va. Reopens

A Potomac River toll bridge linking Allegany County to Green Spring, West Virginia, is back in business.


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Allegany Woman Charged In Husband’s Fatal Stabbing

An Allegany County woman is facing a second-degree murder charge in the fatal stabbing of her husband.


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Military Offers Medical Services In Western Md.

The Army Reserve is offering free medical and dental services to needy families in the Cumberland area.



Owner Rebuilding Damaged Toll Bridge Over Potomac

The owner of a private toll bridge over the Potomac River says she’s rebuilding the structure between western Maryland and West Virginia after it was damaged by a June flood.


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Miss Maryland Crowned

Jade Kenny has won the Miss Maryland pageant and will compete in September for the crown of Miss America.




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