A western Maryland state senator is seeking a change in how the state compensates counties that contain large tracts of public land.
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.
Police say the body of a Gaithersburg man missing since Aug. 21 apparently has been found in western Maryland.
Police have identified a man found dead in an abandoned vehicle Thursday afternoon as 54-year-old Martin John Rogers.
State officials are awarding more than $300,000 in grants to reduce acid drainage from abandoned coal mines in western Maryland.
A Potomac River toll bridge linking Allegany County to Green Spring, West Virginia, is back in business.
An Allegany County woman is facing a second-degree murder charge in the fatal stabbing of her husband.
The Army Reserve is offering free medical and dental services to needy families in the Cumberland area.
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.
Jade Kenny has won the Miss Maryland pageant and will compete in September for the crown of Miss America.
Allegany County authorities say damage from a recent storm has closed a private toll bridge over the Potomac River between the western Maryland community of Oldtown and Green Spring, W.Va.
Fifteen students at Mountain Ridge High School participated in the creation of a documentary video on sports in western Allegany County, particularly the Georges Creek area, that features interviews with former Pittsburgh Pirates slugger Bob Robertson, Bob Kirk and a great-niece of baseball Hall of Famer Robert “Lefty” Grove.