Hardening a potentially soft target. In Allegany County, isolated rural schools are the concern.
The Allegany County Board of Education is asking for $500,000 for enhanced school security.
The Allegany County Commissioners are honoring 20 local fire companies for battling eight house fires during a four-day period in late January.
An Allegany County official says a private developer wants to expand the number of off-road vehicle trails on state land in western Maryland.
All day passes and online payments are being considered under a five-year transportation plan adopted by Allegany County commissioners.
A state prison inmate is facing 20 more years after pleading guilty to murdering a fellow prisoner.
Potomac Edison says it has restored power to more than 1,000 customers in western Maryland after snow and strong wind gusts caused power outages earlier this weekend.
A combination of snow and strong wind gusts has caused power outages throughout the day in western Maryland.
The Allegany County commissioners have agreed to borrow $9.2 million for pay for construction of a new Allegany High School.
Allegany County authorities say an Oldtown man died after a tree fell on him.
Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a wooded area in Allegany County.
State police say a pilot suffered minor injuries when his antique biplane crashed shortly after takeoff at a private airstrip in Allegany County.