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Reminder from ACPS: Today is National Census Day, and now more than ever, we need to make sure everyone is counted in the right place as federal funding is distributed based on census data. In light of the COVID-19 crisis, money for schools, EMS, food programs, and hospitals are based on Census. You can complete […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 1, 2020, 2:32 pm
The Allegany County Health Department reports that an Allegany County resident has tested positive for COVID-19. The individual is a male in his 60s with underlying medical conditions who is currently hospitalized. The patient recently traveled to a neighboring state. Upon notification of a positive case, the Allegany County Health Department begins a contact investigation. […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 1, 2020, 2:12 pm
According to Allegany County Department of Emergency Services officials local public safety officials are warning the public of a door-to-door sham offering to test the residents for the COVID-19 virus.  “Citizens should remain hyper-vigilant of people coming door-to-door offering to test you for the COVID-19 virus,” Allegany County Department of Emergency Services Director James Pyles […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: March 28, 2020, 2:06 pm
Allegany County Department of Emergency Services Director James Pyles discusses the DES response to the COVID-19 state of emergency and new protocols in place.To hear the interview click here https://soundcloud.com/amanda-mangan/allegany-county-emergency-services-director-james-pyles-for-pht
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: March 27, 2020, 4:16 pm
Maryland’s Comptroller says if you have been laid off or you are a struggling small business call your utility companies, creditors and landlords and ask for a four month payment holiday during the state of emergency. Comptroller Peter Franchot says in Maryland we could possibly see 30 percent unemployment and small business owners and residents […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: March 27, 2020, 1:42 pm
Allegany County Health Officer Jenelle Mayer discusses testing for COVID-19 in Allegany County. https://soundcloud.com/amanda-mangan/allegany-county-health-officer-jenelle-mayer-for-pht 2
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: March 27, 2020, 1:40 pm
The Maryland State Police in McHenry are investigating an attempted burglary and malicious destruction of property that occurred on 3/17/2020 at approximately 11:40pm at the BFS (Corner Store) located at 168 Main Street Grantsville MD 21536. Troopers responded to the Corner Store in Grantsville for a commercial burglar alarm.Upon arrival troopers noticed the glass on […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: March 27, 2020, 12:12 pm
Maryland State Police are investigating a tractor trailer crash. On  March 26th at 6:17pm Troopers from the Maryland State Police McHenry Barrack, were dispatched to a single vehicle accident involving an overturned tractor trailer on Interstate 68 at the 17 mile marker. Investigation revealed Vehicle 1 was traveling Eastbound on Interstate 68 in lane 2 […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: March 27, 2020, 11:16 am
Can’t find a baseball game? Find a baseball movie MIKE BURKE Allegany Radio Corporation Sports You need your baseball fix; you’re only human. Your inner clock tells you it’s baseball season, and it is. There’s just no baseball. Face it, you’ve been watching archived memory-lane baseball games the past month or so when you normally […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: March 27, 2020, 11:11 am
Taking in Opening Day with presidents MIKE BURKEAllegany Radio Corporation Sports Every Opening Day is different; every one is special. Some stay with you longer than others and some are as distant a memory as that last Iron City you poured down your throat on a chill Opening Night at Three Rivers Stadium. Most Opening Days, […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: March 26, 2020, 2:42 pm