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Garrett County Newswire

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  1. Clockwise from left: Jodi Keller, Travis White and the maroon Ford F-250 truck stolen in Maryland.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... that he's a threat to any community that he's in," said victim Nicole Loftus. The havoc apparently began in Garrett County, Maryland on Jan. 30. According to the sheriff's office there, the pair stole a maroon Ford F-250 from the parking lot of a ...

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  2. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Republican

    The Garrett County Democrat Club will hold its next monthly meeting on Thursday, March 2, at 7 p.m. at town hall in Oakland. All are encouraged to attend The Celebrate Recovery group meets every Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Faith Evangelical Free Church, located at 1009 Maryland Highway, Mtn.

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    Thursday Feb 23 | The Republican

    The Garrett County FIRST Tech Challenge Team 2818 G-FORCE fared well at the Maryland FTC State Championship on Feb. 12, earning the Winning Alliance Award and the third place Inspire Award. The team of local teenagers will now advance to the FTC East Super-Regional competition in Scranton, Pa., March 17-19.

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  4. Police powers for Baltimore prosecutors could help street drug enforcement, legislative panel is toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Smith , told the senators that three other rural prosecutors' offices in Maryland - Talbot, Dorchester, and Garrett County - have such powers. Smith said their primary function would be to write search and seizure warrants, serve arrest warrants, ...

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  5. No Md. schoolchild should go hungryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    In honor of Black History Month, Live Baltimore is hosting a Legends & Legacies Jubilee at the Baltimore Visitor Center. In honor of Black History Month, Live Baltimore is hosting a Legends & Legacies Jubilee at the Baltimore Visitor Center.

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  6. Even if Maryland fracking ban fails, Garrett County doesn't foresee a drilling boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... October, and the issue is before the General Assembly this session. Even if lawmakers don't outlaw fracking, Garrett County isn't expecting a gas boom when a ban ends in October. The energy company Chesapeake Appalachia LLC would pay them $5 a year ...

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  7. Maryland Winter Fest delayed by warm weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Washington Times

    It bills itself as the state's snowiest town, but officials in the Western Maryland town of Oakland have postponed the annual Winter Fest - because of unusually springlike weather. Blame it on global warming, bad timing or bad luck, but temperatures are expected to reach the mid-50s this weekend in Oakland , a small mountain town in Garrett County that averages more than 100 inches of snow per year, delaying the festival, the major winter tourist draw for the town, by at least a week.

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  8. a Winter WonderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Republican

    As quickly as the snow arrived last week, it disappeared, as temperatures have been on a yo-yo pattern now for several weeks. After today's chilly temps, conditions for the next 10 days are predicted to be well above normal, as the winter of 2016-17 in Garrett County has been among the mildest on record.

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  9. James H. Ellis, et al. v. Olin McKENZIE, et.alRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Daily Record

    Real property -- Dormant Mineral Interests Act -- Transfer of vested property rights This case arises from a judgment of the Circuit Court for Garrett County, terminating appellants' dormant mineral interests and merging them into appellees' surface estates. The tracts of land in question were conveyed from 1884 through 1898 in a series of deeds, wherein ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are logged in.

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    Thursday Feb 9 | The Republican

    ... at the Wellness Education Center, Pythian Avenue, Oakland. The next meeting is scheduled for Feb. 21. The Garrett County Alzheimer's Support Group meets at 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month in the training room at GC Community Action, 104 ...

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    Thursday Feb 9 | The Republican

    ... rooms, and a radiology area. See story. From left are Grantsville mayor Mark Diehl, Sen. George Edwards, Garrett County commissioner Paul Edwards, Dr. Robin Bissell, Dr. Daniel Crable, GRMC vice president of operations/CIO Steven Peterson, nurse ...

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  12. Something to chew on: Howard County earns state's top billing for school foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... system outranked 23 other jurisdictions in Maryland. Grades ranged from Howard's A-plus to an F rating for Garrett County schools. Maryland first lady Yumi Hogan visited with nine residents of a Long Reach apartment complex Tuesday, hand-delivering ...

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  13. Winter Weather Hitting Maryland's Morning CommuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    A winter storm advisory took effect at 10 p.m. Wednesday and will last through 7 a.m. Thursday; included are: from Frederick, northwestern Montgomery, Kent and Queen Anne's counties, and Baltimore City, the National Weather Service announced. A winter storm warning took effect at 10 p.m. Wednesday and will last through Thursday night for Garrett, western Allegany, and Cecil counties.

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  14. Baltimore area schools delayed Thursday after temps drop, snow fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Baltimore Sun

    Overnight temperatures dropped following a spring-like Wednesday afternoon, leaving many commuters in the Baltimore area to face a snowy ride Thursday morning. Snow was falling across the region early Thursday, prompting school systems across the Baltimore region to delay openings.

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  15. Association of Fundraising Professionals Announces New Board MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | PRWeb

    ... the Western Maryland chapter of the AFP serves Carroll, Frederick, Washington, Montgomery, Alleghany, and Garrett County by offering personal connections, educational opportunities, and professional growth experiences. Recently AFPW hosted a ...

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  16. Fracking ban bill introduced in Maryland SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Baltimore Sun

    Opponents of the natural gas extraction method known as fracking introduced a bill in the Maryland Senate Friday to ban the practice. The effort to forbid hydraulic fracturing is expected to become one of the most heavily contested environmental battles of the 2017 General Assembly session.

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    Thursday Feb 2 | The Republican

    ... p.m. at the Wellness Education Center, Pythian Avenue, Oakland. The next meeting is scheduled for Feb. 7. The Garrett County Alzheimer's Support Group meets at 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month in the training room at GC Community Action, ...

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  18. Hogan and Van Hollen to speak at meeting on western MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Daily Record

    Gov. Larry Hogan and Sen. Chris Van Hollen are scheduled to speak at an annual meeting that is held to discuss concerns of Allegany and Garrett counties in western Maryland. The 41st Annual Mountain Maryland PACE meeting is scheduled for Friday morning in Annapolis.

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    Thursday Jan 26 | The Republican

    ... the donation. "We are very touched by the generosity of our neighbors at the Oakland Dairy Queen and the Garrett County community in general," said David M. Thomas, president and CEO of Clear Mountain Bank and brother of Brian Thomas. "Brian truly ...

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  20. Mountain counties press legislature for jobs, state fundsRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Maryland's two westernmost counties are pressing the General Assembly to pass bills aimed at creating more jobs and bringing more state dollars to their mountainous region. Their goals at a Thursday night reception and Friday breakfast in Annapolis also include a pitch to allow hydraulic fracturing for natural gas in the region, "in an environmentally sound manner."

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