The Allegany County Sheriff’s Office says two men and a 17-year-old boy shot at cats with blowgun darts in communities along Georges Creek south of Frostburg.
Hunters in far Western Maryland killed 41 black bears Monday, topping the previous record of 38 in a single day.
Maryland’s black bear season is opening with rule changes that could push the tally over 100 for the first time since a 51-year ban on bear hunting was lifted in 2004.
Two women are pleading guilty to being involved in an arson ring blamed for 40 fires in western Maryland.
A group is calling for five western Maryland counties to secede and form their own state.
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.