Garrett County Newswire

Garrett County Newswire

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  1. Weekend adventure: Hit the slopes, then sample the great eats in McHenryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... weekend winter trip is only a three-hour drive from downtown Baltimore. The destination? McHenry, the small Garrett County town located near the northernmost tip of Deep Creek Lake. Boasting 172 acres of ski terrain, Wisp Resort is the area's most ...

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  2. Local Real Estate Agents Join Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales at Deep Creek LakeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | PRWeb

    ... in the Deep Creek Lake area. She is active on the local Board of REALTORS and is a lifelong resident of Garrett County. "It's incredibly rare to add an agent with such an established brand and with such vast experience, let alone their production in ...

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  3. SHA Begins Project to Stabilize Mountainside along MD 135 in Allegany CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    ... on the mountainside along MD 135 (Bloomington Road) near Upper Savage River Road, not far from the Allegany/Garrett County line. The mountainside was unstable and caused a rockslide on "Based on data collected from SHA's engineering geologists and ...

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  4. Public hearing set on Deep Creek Lake watershed planRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Daily Record

    The Garrett County Commissioners are holding a public hearing on a Deep Creek Lake watershed management plan that would restrict natural-gas drilling around Maryland's largest freshwater lake. The hearing is set for Thursday night in McHenry.

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  5. Public hearing set on Deep Creek Lake watershed planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The Garrett County Commissioners are holding a public hearing on a Deep Creek Lake watershed management plan that would restrict natural-gas drilling around Maryland's largest freshwater lake. The watershed covers 41,000 acres around the lake, including many vacation homes and tourism businesses.

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  6. Weekend adventure: Hit the slopes, then sample the great eats in McHenryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... weekend winter trip is only a three-hour drive from downtown Baltimore. The destination? McHenry, the small Garrett County town located near the northernmost tip of Deep Creek Lake. Boasting 172 acres of ski terrain, Wisp Resort is the area's most ...

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  7. Governor's budget proposal worries city lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... more money to them. The governor proposes giving a $4 million grant to Carroll County, $1.3 million to Garrett County and $365,000 in special grant money to Kent County. Education aid is also based on the wealth of a jurisdiction. Baltimore City ...

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  8. Maryland May Expand Bear Hunt to 2 More CountiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... 3 meeting of department officials and interest groups in Owings Mills. Bear hunting has been restricted to Garrett County and far western Allegany County since Maryland ended a 51-year moratorium in 2004. The document says the bear population east ...

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  9. Paper company with Md. mill files for bankruptcyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Daily Record

    A paper company with a mill in the western Maryland town of Luke that employs approximately 800 workers said Tuesday that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, though the company says the move will have virtually no impact on its daily business. Memphis-based Verso Corp. said the bankruptcy filing is intended to help the company restructure debt.

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  10. Transportation Begins to Open for Business: BWI First in Region to OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    HANOVER, MD As we continue to dig out from snow totals ranging from 4.5 inches in Worcester County to 38 inches in Garrett County, the Maryland Department of Transportation is beginning to get its transportation network back on track. Key transportation services will be offered over the coming days throughout the department, including free transit service On Maryland's highways, crews continue to work hard to clear 17,842 lane miles of highways and toll roads.

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  11. Not as mountainous as 'Revenant' figure, but still a legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... along the Youghiogheny River and the North Branch of the Potomac in the early 19th century in what is now Garrett County. Browning's descriptions of life in the woods are vivid and amusing. He claimed to have killed 2,000 deer and 500 bears in his ...

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  12. Wednesday night snowfall causes road hazards in regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... which saw about 0.5 inches, said Ray Martin, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service . Areas of Garrett County, he said, reported the most accumulation: 2.5 inches. The total at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport ...

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  13. Wednesday night snowfall causes road hazards in regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... which saw about 0.5 inches, said Ray Martin, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service . Areas of Garrett County, he said, reported the most accumulation: 2.5 inches. The total at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport ...

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  14. Path Of Potentially Big Weekend Snow Storm Remains UnclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | CBS Local

    ... a coating to an inch of snow around our region by mid-evening with the Laurels and Ridges and down into Garrett County, Maryland, seeing up to 2 inches by later tonight. That's great news for the ski resorts, but could make for a slippery evening ...

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  15. More than a foot of snow 'likely' from weekend stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... to issue a winter storm watch across Maryland later on Wednesday. A storm watch is already in effect in Garrett County and parts of western Pennsylvania and West Virginia warning of 6-12 inches of snow there. There continues to be a "high threat for ...

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  16. Victim identified in Garrett County fatal fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Officials have released the name of the woman who lost her life in a house fire in Garrett County last week. Victim identified in Garrett County fatal fire ACCIDENT, Md.

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  17. Weekend adventure: Hit the slopes, then sample the great eats in McHenryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... weekend winter trip is only a three-hour drive from downtown Baltimore. The destination? McHenry, the small Garrett County town located near the northernmost tip of Deep Creek Lake. Boasting 172 acres of ski terrain, Wisp Resort is the area's most ...

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  18. Woman killed in Garrett County house fireRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Woman killed in Garrett County house fire A 38-year-old woman lost her life in a fire in Garrett County early Friday morning. Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1RpNFln ACCIDENT, Md.

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  19. Maryland Transportation Officials Preparing For Wet WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... says snow accumulations could range from a trace in the Baltimore-Washington area to several inches in Garrett County in far western Maryland. Garrett County public schools closed three hours early Tuesday. Overnight temperatures there are forecast ...

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  20. Dropping the Mike: Angry voters and cannibalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Daily Record

    ... building dedication at Frostburg State University, a region not historically known for supporting Democrats. "Garrett County has never voted for a Democrat - never ever," Miller said. "The only time they switched off the Republican Party was when ...

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