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  1. Fuel truck crash prompts Oakland, Md., evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Baltimore News

    Garrett County's emergency management office says people have been evacuated from part of downtown Oakland as a precaution after a truck carrying propane overturned.

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  2. Western Md. town partly emptied after fuel mishapRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... to a second tanker before trying to winch the truck off the sidewalk and bank parking lot where it landed, Garrett County Administrator Monty Pagenhardt said in an email. Pagenhardt said no propane leaked from the tanker when it overturned at about ...

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  3. State Approves Recreation Upgrades for Park in Garrett CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Maryland Department of Natural Resources

    Garrett County families will benefit from Maryland's signature Program Open Space with today's Board of Public Works' approval of funding for recreational upgrades to Eastern Garrett Park.

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  4. Much of Oakland, Md., emptying after fuel mishapRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Baltimore News

    ... much of the population to evacuate while crews try to right an overturned propane tanker in the town center. Garrett County Administrator Monty Pagenhardt says the evacuation order Wednesday extends for about a mile around the accident site at a ...

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  5. Half of Oakland, Md., evacuated after fuel mishapRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Baltimore News

    ... of the western Maryland town while crews try to right an overturned propane tanker truck in the town center. Garrett County Administrator Monty Pagenhardt says the order Wednesday extends for about a mile around the accident at a sharp turn on U.S. ...

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  6. Part Of Oakland Evacuated After Propane Truck OverturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Garrett County's emergency management office says people have been evacuated from part of downtown Oakland as a precaution after a truck carrying propane overturned.

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  7. The Maryland Environmental Trust Awards $27,000 in GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Maryland Department of Natural Resources

    ... a landowner who exhibits outstanding conservation in honor of the spirit and legacy of the Dillon sisters of Garrett County who donated a conservation easement and then bequeathed their entire Garrett County property to MET in 1984. The Janice ...

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  8. Portion of Garrett County, Md. town evacuated after propane tanker truck crashRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | TBD.com

    ... propane tanker truck overturned Wednesday. The accident occurred just after 10 a.m. in the town of Oakland in Garrett County, Md. Oakland is approximately 60 miles south of Somerset. WJAC reports that Emergency Management Chief Wayne Tiemersma said ...

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  9. Fuel Truck Crash Prompts Oakland EvacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Garrett County's emergency management office says people have been evacuated from part of downtown Oakland as a precaution after a truck carrying propane overturned.

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  10. High-school students on field trip contract illness, officials investigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | TBD.com

    ... struck high school students aboard a bus returning to Uniontown, Pa., from Washington, D.C. over the weekend. Garrett County Health Officer Rodney Glotfelty said Monday that 13 students were taken to area hospitals after the bus chartered by the ...

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  11. And the Last Day of School for Harford County Is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    ... the amount of snow days they had built into their school calendars, according to WJZ , which reported Garrett County had the most inclement weather days statewide, at 20. Harford County lost 11 days of school due to inclement weather, The Dagger ...

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  12. Shale gas limits debatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... s away from any homes in the vicinity. "The state is making a huge mistake," said Paul Roberts, co-owner of a Garrett County vineyard near a site that's been leased for drilling. "It's not protective in any way."

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  13. A look at bills approved by General AssemblyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Maryland approved some adjustments to implementing standards defining what K-12 students should know in language arts and math by the end of each grade.

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  14. A Look At Bills Approved By The General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | CBS Local

    COMMON CORE Maryland approved some adjustments to implementing standards defining what K-12 students should know in language arts and math by the end of each grade.

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  15. Passed in Maryland: A Look at Bills Approved by General AssemblyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | CBS Local

    Maryland approved some adjustments to implementing standards defining what K-12 students should know in language arts and math by the end of each grade.

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  16. Md. delegate pushes to decriminalize pot nowRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Washington Examiner

    ... are 5.6 times more likely than the city's white residents to be arrested for marijuana possession. In Garrett County, they're more than six times more likely, the ACLU reported. Mitchell said the Senate's bill is by no means radical; 16 other states ...

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  17. State Approves Recreation Enhancements in Garrett, Montgomery and Prince George's CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Maryland Department of Natural Resources

    ... distinction of having facilities funded by the program within 15 minutes of every Maryland community." In Garrett County, Friendsville will receive $40,000 to develop a new parking area for recreational hikers, bikers and boaters. The project will ...

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  18. Police officer pleads guilty assaulting girlfriendRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Baltimore News

    The News-Post of Frederick reports that Whitmore was arrested in February by the Garrett County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Frederick Police Officer Pleads Guilty To AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The News-Post of Frederick reports that Whitmore was arrested in February by the Garrett County Sheriff's Office.

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  20. Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Assaulting GirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | CBS Local

    The News-Post of Frederick reports that Whitmore was arrested in February by the Garrett County Sheriff's Office.

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