Authorities say a man has died after a tree fell on him on the Appalachian Trail in Maryland.
A Washington County judge has refused to reduce the life sentence of a man who fatally stabbed father of a teenage girl who had misled him into thinking her dad had physically abused her.
A Hagerstown man was indicted for the hit-and-run accident that killed a bicyclist on January 29, 2015.
A western Maryland man is in critical condition after a house fire that may have been caused by a wood-burning stove.
Deputies say they found a .22-caliber pistol and five rounds of ammunition in the home of a convicted criminal who threatened to shoot a student at a western Maryland high school.
A western Maryland school district is considering assigning laptop computers or tablets to virtually all its more than 22,000 students.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a car that fatally hit a bicyclist near Hagerstown.
Washington County prosecutors are dropping charges that a former state prison inmate concealed a homemade knife used in a slaying at the Maryland Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.
The city of Frostburg is getting some federal funds to help create a roadmap for economic growth in western Maryland.
Washington County officials say a pedestrian has been struck and killed in Hagerstown.
A Washington County man faces a possible life sentence after pleading guilty to first-degree murder in the February stabbing of his former girlfriend.
With a regional airport and access to two major interstate highways in their back pockets, Washington County officials more than a decade ago envisioned about 1,800 acres of land at seven locations around the county as potentially attractive sites for companies in foreign trade markets.