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  1. More active oversight planned for Deep Creek LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... interests converge at the western Maryland vacation destination. The Department of Natural Resources and the Garrett County Commissioners released the plan Friday for public comment through Aug. 9. The plan is available at ...

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  2. More Active Oversight Planned For Deep Creek LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... interests converge at the western Maryland vacation destination. The Department of Natural Resources and the Garrett County Commissioners released the plan Friday for public comment through Aug. 9. It was developed by a local steering committee amid ...

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  3. Tornado Watch Issued For Garrett CountyRead the original story

    Sunday | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    The National Weather Service has posted a Tornado Watch for Garrett County in western Maryland until 9 p.m. Sunday.

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  4. 24 People Arrested Blocking Entrances to FERC to Protest Proposed Fracked Gas Export FacilityRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Common Dreams

    ... "People ask what the connection is between Marcellus Shale and Cove Point," said arrestee Ann Bristow from Garrett County, Maryland. "One connection is the transportation of this product. Compressor stations have been shown to be one of the most ...

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  5. Girl Reportedly Injured While Rock Jumping at Kilgore FallsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Patch.com

    ... . It is 17 feet high. The only steeper free-falling waterfall in Maryland is Muddy Creek Falls in western Garrett County, the survey says. Price said there are "definite hazards" at the falls in Harford County because of limited visibility and ...

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  6. Public can comment on boundary changes for Garrett County sanitary districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Cumberland Times-News

    The Garrett County Commissioners voted recently to hold the public comment period for boundary changes for the county sanitary district open until Aug. 5 and to include a review session with Gorman Getty III, county attorney.

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  7. Retreating to Rural AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Intellectual Conservative Politics and Philosophy

    ... the heart of liberal America. However, seven years ago, I had the good fortune to purchase a second home in Garrett County, which is at the western most tip of Maryland in the Allegheny Mountains, about 175 miles from the nation's capital. Since I ...

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  8. 24 People Arrested Blocking Entrances to FERC to Protest Proposed Fracked Gas Export FacilityRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Common Dreams

    ... "People ask what the connection is between Marcellus Shale and Cove Point," said arrestee Ann Bristow from Garrett County, Maryland. "One connection is the transportation of this product. Compressor stations have been shown to be one of the most ...

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  9. Chesapeake Climate Action Network: 24 People Arrested Blocking...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Common Dreams

    ... "People ask what the connection is between Marcellus Shale and Cove Point," said arrestee Ann Bristow from Garrett County, Maryland. "One connection is the transportation of this product. Compressor stations have been shown to be one of the most ...

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  10. Sparkler Incident Injures 9-Year-Old: Maryland Fire MarshalRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Patch.com

    ... to the Maryland fire marshal. The boy had been inside a tent with his mother at Savage River State Forest in Garrett County when around 10 a.m. he left the tent, lit a sparkler and his shirt accidentally caught on fire, according to the report from ...

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  11. Md. police seek escaped juvenile after I-70 crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... to break into a house near Williamsport before fleeing. Police say the boy ran off from a youth work camp in Garrett County, more than 70 miles from Hagerstown. They say they believe he was driving a Jeep Cherokee with West Virginia tags that struck ...

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  12. Thousands without power in DC metro areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Washington Examiner

    ... without power in Frederick County, 15,000 in Allegany County, 11,000 in Washington County and 8,000 in Garrett County. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to ...

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  13. Police search for missing Silver Spring teen who stole car, crashedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Maryland State Police were searching for a teen boy who was reported missing from a state-run group home in Garrett County and is now believed to have committed several crimes while on the run.

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  14. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    ... to break into a house near Williamsport before fleeing. Police say the boy ran off from a youth work camp in Garrett County, more than 70 miles from Hagerstown. They say they believe he was driving a Jeep Cherokee with West Virginia tags that struck ...

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  15. MSP looking for escaped juvenile, car thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | ABC2 Maryland

    ... the I-81 interchange. Sgt. Jeremy Stonebraker told The Herald-Mail the boy ran off from a youth work camp in Garrett County, more than 70 miles from Hagerstown. A Department of Juvenile Services spokesman couldn't immediately confirm the report.

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  16. Sparkler Incident Injures 9-Year-Old: Maryland Fire MarshalRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Patch.com

    ... to the Maryland fire marshal. The boy had been inside a tent with his mother at Savage River State Forest in Garrett County when around 10 a.m. he left the tent, lit a sparkler and his shirt accidentally caught on fire, according to the report from ...

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  17. Boy Injured In Fireworks AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    ... Office says the incident occurred Friday morning at 10:00 at the Savage River State Forest in Swanton, in Garrett County. Authorities say the boy stepped outside of his tent where his mother was staying and lit a sparkler, causing his shirt to catch ...

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  18. Driving on highway can lead to major headachesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Marion Star

    ... last week and experienced all of the above between here and there. Actually, I drove in a monsoon from Garrett County, Maryland, to Jefferson County, West Virginia, about 25 mph and flashers going -- along with about 50 other cars on the freeway. ...

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  19. 9-year-old boy injured in fireworks accident in Garrett CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | The Baltimore Sun

    A 9-year-old boy was badly burned over half of his body in Garrett County on the Fourth of July after a sparkler set fire to his shirt.

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  20. Maryland health insurance sign-up success varied from county to countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Washington Post

    ... and Montgomery and Prince George's counties - and some of the most rural areas on the Eastern Shore and in Garrett County in far western Maryland. a When looking at private plan sign-ups, Montgomery County appears to have been the best performer. It ...

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