WVa Gov. Justice, Legislative Leaders Welcome Idea Of Adding Three MD CountiesWest Virginia Gov. Jim Justice said he would welcome three counties in Western Maryland after state legislators from those jurisdictions sent letters asking to become part of the state.
Five Lawmakers Want Three Western Maryland Counties To Join West VirginiaFive Republican lawmakers from Maryland's three westernmost counties have sent letters to West Virginia legislative leaders asking if the state would consider adding their jurisdictions.
Take Common Sense Precautions As Maryland Black Bears Prepare For Hibernation, Officials SayThe department said motorists traveling in western Maryland should also watch for bears crossing roads in search of food.
Three Garrett County Men Lose Hunting Privileges After Poaching Albino Deer in 2020Hunting privileges for three Garrett County men were suspended Wednesday after pleading guilty earlier this year in Garrett County District Court to poaching an albino deer in 2020, according to a Maryland Department of Natural Resources statement.
12K Maryland Households To Get Expanded Broadband Internet AccessThe Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development has announced nearly $30,000 in awards to companies to expand internet access to 12,000 households in 18 counties, according to a department statement Tuesday.
Lawmakers Announce Over $1M In American Rescue Plan Funding For Fire & EMS Departments In Western MarylandU.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen along with Congressmen Jamie Raskin and David Trone announced more than $1 million in American Rescue Plan Funding for Fire and EMS departments across Western Maryland on Monday. 
As Black Bears Emerge From Hibernation, Wildlife Officials Warn Western Maryland Residents, Visitors To Keep Food, Grills Stowed AwayAs Maryland black bears emerge from hibernation, the state's Wildlife and Heritage Service is warning people to keep food tucked away to avoid attracting them.
Man Killed In Mobile Home Fire In Garrett County, Officials SayThe Office of the Maryland State Fire Marshal is investigating after a man was killed in a mobile home fire in Oakland on Tuesday morning. 
COVID In Maryland: School Reopening Plans For Every DistrictMaryland school districts had to plan to have some students return to in-person learning starting March 1. Here's a breakdown county-by-county.
Maryland Man Daniel Egtvedt Charged After Allegedly Fighting Officers, Shouting 'Shoot Me' At Capitol RiotsAnother Maryland man was charged in connection with the Jan. 6 Capitol riots. 
Snow Totals: More Than A Foot Of Snow Reported In Parts Of StateParts of Maryland saw more than a foot of snow as a multi-day system dropped fresh flakes up and down the East Coast.