Maryland’s prison system–out of control. Correctional officers call for action after security leaders fail to warn them about a planned inmate attack.
State police say the eastbound lanes of Interstate 68 in far western Maryland are closed because of a vehicle fire and hazardous-materials spill.
A 20-year-old man led a group of acquaintances in setting about 40 fires and dared a state investigator to “catch me if you can” in a message he spray-painted on a car, the Maryland fire marshal said Tuesday.
A western Maryland man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for kidnapping his ex-girlfriend last year.
You didn’t have to climb very high in western Maryland to get a real taste of winter.
Authorities say a skier died in an accident at the Wisp resort in western Maryland — the second man to die on the same ski slope this winter.
Papermaker NewPage Corp. says it’s cutting 44 jobs at its mill in the western Maryland town of Luke.
Authorities say an inmate at a state prison in western Maryland was found slain in his cell, and charges are pending against a fellow inmate.
A 50-year-old man has pleaded guilty to three bank robberies in Cumberland.
Owners of the hospitals in Frederick, Hagerstown and Cumberland say they’re studying the possibility of joining forces for their continued stability.
Authorities are investigating the slaying of a western Maryland prison inmate convicted of multiple rapes in Anne Arundel County.
A western Maryland state prison inmate faces a first-degree murder charge in the strangulation of his cellmate.