The National Park Service is rescinding a proposal to start charging entrance fees along the entire, 185-mile length of the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park.
A Cumberland man has been arrested in a double-stabbing that left one man dead and a woman in the hospital.
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A western Maryland state senator is seeking a change in how the state compensates counties that contain large tracts of public land.
A Cumberland man faces the prospect of more than a year in jail for leaving nine dogs to die in an empty house. Three others survived.
Authorities say a volunteer firefighter from Cumberland has been charged with setting several fires in the city.
The Maryland attorney general’s office says the city of Cumberland apparently owns a Potomac River dam at the center of a debate about the waterway’s future.
The administration of outgoing Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley says it will propose regulations next month for safely extracting natural gas by hydraulic fracturing of a shale formation in western Maryland.
The mother of two western Maryland girls killed in a house fire last week says her daughters nearly escaped the blaze with her
Two girls have been killed in a house fire in western Maryland.
U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski is visiting a community college in Cumberland to promote her ideas for making higher education more affordable.
Officials from the city of Cumberland and the National Park Service are making progress toward a Potomac River public access point for kayakers and canoeists.