Hagerstown’s police chief wants to hire five new police officers to combat gun violence and gang activity downtown.
Maryland state police say a 59-year-old man died after he ran his car across the median and into the wrong lanes of Interstate 70.
A family of three is found dead in their Washington County home. Deputies believe it may be a case of murder-suicide.
Maryland State Police say a motorcyclist was killed when he lost control on a curve near Hagerstown and was ejected from the vehicle.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is releasing a description of human remains found in a wooded area near Hagerstown last month in hopes that someone can help identify the man.
Washington County officials say a Hagerstown-based producer of paper products is planning an expansion that promises 120 new jobs.
While breastfeeding her 2-month-old daughter, Yadina Morales passed out drunk, smothering the girl with her body. On Tuesday, she told a judge that she wakes up every day wishing she had died instead.
The planned auction of a skull found at Gettysburg that purportedly was that of a Civil War soldier has been canceled following protests, and officials say the remains have instead been donated by the auction company for burial with honors.
A western Maryland teenager has been found not competent to stand trial in the slaying of his grandparents.
PetSmart Inc. says it’s closing a distribution center in Hagerstown that employs more than 50 people.
A Hagerstown man is starting a six-year prison term for his role in an arson spree last year that did more than $400,000 worth of damage to vehicles and buildings.
A Hagerstown man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for fatally stabbing an 18-year-old man during a melee in the downtown business district in October.