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Three people are hospitalized following a crash in LaVale. According to Allegany County Department of Emergency Services personnel the crash happened on Sunday just before 6pm along National Highway in lower LaVale. A female rider on the motorcycle was flown to the Johnstown trauma center. Her condition is not yet known. Two other patients were […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 23, 2019, 11:16 am
Law enforcement officials are investigating after two police vehicles were damaged during an incident in Frostburg.  On Sunday, September 22, 2019, at approximately 12:38 a.m., Frostburg City Police responded to a noise complaint at Bobcat Court.  Upon arrival, officers found a large, disorderly crowd outside estimated at 200 people. Immediately upon police arrival some unidentified […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 23, 2019, 11:16 am
A Cumberland man is arrested on a fugitive warrant following a traffic stop. According to Cumberland Police on Sept 21st officers stopped a vehicle along Springdale Street and during the course of the stop they learned the driver 34 year old Teesh Joe Davis of Cumberland had an active warrant out of Pennsylvania. That warrant […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 23, 2019, 11:15 am
A McHenry man is found guilty of attempted 1st degree murder and violation of a protective order following a jury trial. According to Garrett County State’s Attorney  Lisa Thayer Welch, 50 year old James Ptomey  is being held at the Garrett County Detention Center where he has been housed since his arrest last September. On […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 23, 2019, 11:14 am
A fire in an elevator room at the Park Place United Methodist Church is ruled accidental. According to the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office the fire broke out at about 10:13 on Sept 19th in the elevator room of the two story church on National Highway in LaVale. 30 firefighters were called to the scene […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:29 pm
One person is dead after a crash on I-70 in Washington County. According to MSP officials at 10:34 this morning Troopers from the Maryland State Police- Hagerstown Barrack were dispatched to the area of I-70 East of Rt. 65 in Washington County, MD for a fatal motor vehicle collision. Preliminary investigation revealed, the driver of […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:28 pm
One man is behind bars after a chase lead to a crash and a fire. On September 19, 2019 at approximately 11:20AM the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office was notified that Pennsylvania State Police units were pursuing a vehicle southbound on Route 220 towards Allegany County, Maryland. A short time later a 2015 Acura sedan entered […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 20, 2019, 11:51 am
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) secured more than $13.2 million for West Virginia to expand Corridor H through Appalachian Development Highway System (ADHS) in the Transportation and Housing and Urban Development (THUD) appropriations bill. Six months ago Senator Manchin requested this funding for Corridor H in his formal appropriations request to the Appropriations Committee. Senator […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 18, 2019, 1:40 pm
The Hogan Administration has announced the statewide distribution of nearly $12 million in federal highway safety funds. The funds will be dispersed by the Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration’s (MDOT MVA) Highway Safety Office to nearly 100 law enforcement agencies and traffic safety-related organizations. “This funding is part of our commitment to ensure […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 18, 2019, 1:32 pm
A Cumberland man is convicted of burglary charges. According to the office of Allegany County State’s Attorney Michael Twigg’s following a four day jury trial 33 year old Marcus Vaughn was convicted of a Home Invasion, Burglary First Degree, Armed Robbery, Assault First Degree and Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony […]
Author: amandamangan
Posted: September 17, 2019, 11:08 am