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U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Jamie Raskin and David Trone (D-Md.) today announced $1,381,911 in American Rescue Plan funding for fire and emergency rescue departments across Western Maryland. “Despite increased challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic, emergency and first responders across Maryland continued to deliver life-saving care to those who needed it […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 22, 2021, 3:31 pm
A Maryland man is indicted on firearms theft charges. 43 year old Richard Lee Tyndall, Jr., of Oldtown, Maryland, was indicted on two counts of “Stealing Firearms from a Dealer” and two counts of “Unlawful Possession of Firearms.” according to Acting United States Attorney Randolph J. Bernard announced.Tyndall is a person prohibited from having firearms […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 22, 2021, 3:30 pm
According to a press release from MSP Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford will join Maryland State Police Superintendent Woodrow W. Jones III, Maryland Department of General Services Secretary Ellington Churchill, and other elected officials along with current members of the Maryland State Police, for the official opening of the new Cumberland Barrack. The new facility is […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 22, 2021, 3:29 pm
The Allegany County Health Department will offer walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations on the ground floor of the Willowbrook Office Complex (12501 Willowbrook Road, Cumberland, MD) on Wednesday, July 28 from 9 a.m. to noon. Both the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccines will be offered for those age 18 and older. ACHD reports that 40.4% […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 22, 2021, 11:43 am
The Garrett County Health Department was notified today that the highly contagious COVID-19 Delta variant has been confirmed in Garrett County. The Maryland Public Health Laboratory conducts RNA sequencing on COVID-19 case specimens from across the state, and the Delta variant was found in a Garrett County specimen. The variant was identified in Allegany County […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 21, 2021, 11:27 am
Maryland District 1 C Delegate Mike McKay launched his campaign for the District 1 seat in the Maryland Senate over the weekend. He made the official announcement on Sunday evening at the Allegany Fair in Cumberland. According to a statement released by McKay as the self-proclaimed “Dental Delegate” McKay has expanded dental care in rural […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 20, 2021, 4:04 pm
Cumberland City Police are investigating a vandalism incident at Fort Hill High School. According to CPD on Saturday, 06/17/21 at approximately 10:15 p.m. 3 unknown males and an unknown female entered Fort Hill High School and committed vandalism in the cafeteria area of the school. The investigation is currently ongoing and a crime scene investigator […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 20, 2021, 4:01 pm
According to the CDC, as the highly contagious Delta variant of COVID-19 spreads, hospitalizations and deaths are back on the rise in the U.S. One very notable statistic is that the vast majority of deaths – 99% – have something critical in common. The affected individuals have not been vaccinated against COVID-19. “This is becoming […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 20, 2021, 3:46 pm
The West Virginia Division of Highways advises motorists of upcoming delays on WV 28 in Mineral County beginning as early as Monday, July 19, 2021. The work zone will be between Painter Hollow Road (CR 28/5) and WV 956. These delays will be between the hours of 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 19, 2021, 4:07 pm
Two people are arrested on active warrants and drug charges. According to the Garrett County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force on early Saturday morning July 17th two people were arrested during a traffic stop on Broadford Road by the Garrett County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division Deputies. A vehicle that was operated by 40 year old […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: July 19, 2021, 4:05 pm