Top paddlers from four countries are practicing on a western Maryland whitewater course for the Canoe Slalom World Championships to be held there in September.
The Wisp ski resort in McHenry is opening a second lodge.
Garrett County officials say a boost in the local hotel tax will help pay for the county’s recent acquisition of a manmade whitewater course in western Maryland.
A western Maryland whitewater course is opening for its first season under public ownership.
Garrett County officials say they have struck a deal to pay off the debt of a manmade whitewater course near McHenry.
Elected officials in far western Maryland are considering whether Garrett County should take an active role in helping a financially strapped, man-made whitewater course.