Garrett County

Garrett County Aims To Boost Local Food MarketGarrett County says it wants to expand production and consumption of locally produced food.
Monty Pagenhardt Retires As Garrett County AdministratorWhen Monty Pagenhardt says "the good people of Garrett County," that's not just empty rhetoric.
Federal Grant To Help Garrett County Study Fracking ImpactThe federal government is awarding funds to help a western Maryland county study the potential economic impact of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas.
Garrett County Names New County AdministratorGarrett County has a new county administrator.
Missouri Woman Killed In Car-Truck Crash In Garrett CountyMaryland State Police say a woman was killed and two men were hurt in a two-vehicle crash in Garrett County.
15,000 Gallons Of Raw Sewage Spill Near Western Md. LakeGarrett County officials estimate that 15,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled from a broken pipe near Deep Creek Lake on Memorial Day weekend.
Anonymous Threat Against Airline Prompts FBI InvestigationFlight scares on a busy travel holiday! As many as 10 airline flights, targeted with anonymous threats and at least one of them was received by Maryland State Police!
2 Raccoons Test Positive For Rabies; Person & Cow BittenThe Garrett County Health Department has announced two raccoons, one that bit a cow and one that bit a person, have both tested positive for rabies.
Western Md. Coalition Seeks Looser Gas Drilling RegulationsA coalition of western Maryland landowners, businesses and labor groups says the state's proposed rules for natural gas drilling go too far.
U.S. Grant Aims To Boost Western Md. EconomyThe city of Frostburg is getting some federal funds to help create a roadmap for economic growth in western Maryland.
Western Md. Senator Seeks Change In Land FeesA western Maryland state senator is seeking a change in how the state compensates counties that contain large tracts of public land.
Garrett County Wants More Study On Impact Of FrackingA western Maryland county is seeking more information on the local impact of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas.