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Last week Rob and Ronnie McCoury announced the decision to postpone the annual Delfest Music Festival in Cumberland due to the coronavirus pandemic. Rob and Stan Strickland the McCoury’s manager and owner of Rainmaker Music discuss the impacts of the decision and the hopes to bring everyone together for a festival within the next few […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 9, 2020, 4:30 pm
The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) begins a project in Cumberland to lengthen the ramp to westbound I-68 (National Freeway) from Willowbrook Road to Maryland Avenue in Allegany County.   MDOT SHA will extend the acceleration lane as part of a resurfacing and safety improvement project to improve access to westbound I-68. In addition to extending the acceleration […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 9, 2020, 3:12 pm
The cause of a fire in Cumberland is ruled accidental. According to the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office the blaze broke out at about at about 1:30 this afternoon at a two story duplex on E. Second Street in Cumberland. A neighbor noticed the fire which started in the living room due to smoking materials. […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 9, 2020, 3:07 pm
 New Creek Water has a main water line break and water has been shut off to the following areas: Knobley Mountain Orchard Estates, Hidden View Estates, Crestwood Estates, Hooker Hollow Rd, Hershey Hollow Rd, Graysons Gap Rd, and Rt 50 to Graysons Gap Rd. Work is being done to repair the problem as quickly as […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 8, 2020, 2:56 pm
US Senator Shelley Moore Capito helps to break down the CARES Act and how it will impact residents and businesses across West Virginia. To hear the interview click here https://soundcloud.com/amanda-mangan/us-senator-shelley-moore-capito-for-pht-cares-act
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 8, 2020, 2:30 pm
David Stewart with AHEC West talks about ways Marylanders can get health care coverage under the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange extension until June 15 of the special enrollment period that began in mid-March to help uninsured Marylanders during the State of Emergency for Coronavirus (COVID-19) declared by Gov. Larry Hogan. Uninsured Marylanders may enroll through […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 8, 2020, 1:27 pm
Matt Shipway with Allegany County Government talks about Western Maryland Works and creating 3-D printed face shields for health care workers. To hear the interview click here https://soundcloud.com/amanda-mangan/matt-shipway-for-pht
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 8, 2020, 1:26 pm
Potomac Highlands Guild Clinic Offices are open and able to help clients through telehealth or by phone with Mental Health, Substance Abuse, Vivitrol MAT clinic, Recovery Coaching, and DUI counseling daily Monday through Thursday 8;30 AM- 4:30 PM. Danielle Miller with PHG discusses the options and why it is important to focus on mental health […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 8, 2020, 1:25 pm
The City of Cumberland Water Department is reporting an emergency shutdown due to a leak on the 6″ North End tank line.The area affected includes all of North End.
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 8, 2020, 1:24 pm
Dayla Harvey, Interim Executive Director of the Mineral County Family Resource Network discusses the importance of recognizing April as Child Abuse Awareness Month To hear the interview click here https://soundcloud.com/amanda-mangan/april-mineral-county-dayla-harvey-april-7th-for-pht
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: April 8, 2020, 1:23 pm