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Rep. David Trone and Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (all D-Md.) hailed the announcement of a $150,000 federal grant from the Economic Development Administration to the Western Maryland Resource Conservation and Development Council. The grant would support the development of the Forestry Economic Strategy, an action plan for countering the economic impact of […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: October 3, 2019, 4:04 pm
Pennsylvania State Police are investigating what is believed to be a murder suicide. At about 6:50pm on October 1st 43 year old Rick Wirth of Osterburg allegedly shot and killed 26 year old Felicia Barton also of Osterburg in the garage of their home on Brumbaugh Road in Bedford County. He then allegedly turned the […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: October 3, 2019, 4:04 pm
A preliminary hearing is set for today for a Meyersdale man faces charges of solicitation of rape and reckless endangerment of another person. According to Pennsylvania State Police 69 year old Roger Dale Wahl was arrested in September after it was determined he solicited male strangers to rape his female friend. Wahl allegedly fabricated an […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: October 2, 2019, 4:08 pm
A Defiance, PA man faces charges following the death of his step father. According to Pennsylvania State Police on Sept 15th at about 2:30 in the morning troopers were called out to a location in Bedford County and found the victim 50 year old Scott Rogers unresponsive. They learned his injuries were sustained following a […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: October 2, 2019, 4:05 pm
A new law increasing the minimum age to purchase tobacco products in Maryland is now in effect. As of today October 1st, 2019 the minimum age to purchase all tobacco products in Maryland is 21. A tobacco product includes cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, chewing tobacco, snuff, and snus, electronic smoking devices (ESDs), and filters, rolling […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: October 1, 2019, 2:01 pm
A hunter who spent 14 hours in the woods after being reported missing in the area of the Dans Mountain WMA off Rt-220 Saturday evening was located by DNR Police just after 9 a.m. Sunday. According to Allegany County Department of Emergency Services the male subject was located shortly before 9:20 a.m. by Department of […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 30, 2019, 3:43 pm
Ridgeley Police are investigating following a breaking and entering at J&S Pawn and Guns in Ridgeley. According to RPD officials in the early morning hours of Sept 27th officers were called out for a report of a breaking and entering where the suspects forced entry through a side door in order to gain access to […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 30, 2019, 3:41 pm
The Cumberland Police Department in conjunction with the Maryland State Police, Allegany County Sheriff’s Office, Department of Natural Resources Police, Maryland State Police Special Investigations Section, Garrett County Narcotics Task Force, and the Allegany County Narcotics Task Force worked a two day initiative on September 24th and 25th 2019 under the Maryland Criminal Intelligence Network […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 30, 2019, 3:39 pm
Allegany-Mineral County Crime Solvers is offering a reward for tips that lead to an arrest following an incident in Frostburg. In the early morning hours of Sunday, September 22nd, subjects were throwing rocks while attempting to break up a disorderly crowd outside of a Bobcat Court residence, which also resulted in damage to two police […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 30, 2019, 3:38 pm
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a fatal collision involving a pedestrian. September 23, 2019, at approximately 7:50 PM deputies responded to Stotler Road near Halfway Blvd. for a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle.  The struck pedestrian was transported to Meritus Medical Center where he died as a result of his injuries. […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 24, 2019, 3:44 pm