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Deep Creek Daily Notes Blog June 11

The weather today will be patchy fog in the morning. Partly sunny, with highs in the lower 70s. Except in the mid-60s at the higher elevations. Northwest winds of around 5 mph. If you're seeking a nature escape, Maryland offers 214,000 acres of public forest land....

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Garrett Co Harvests 546 Turkeys in Spring Season

Garrett Co Harvests 546 Turkeys in Spring Season

Originally published by MD DNR State reports second-highest seasonal harvest on record Photo by Erik Yetter, submitted to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources photo contest. Maryland hunters harvested 4,959 wild turkeys during the 2024 spring regular and...

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Northern Middle School National History Day

Recently, five students represented Northern Middle School at the Maryland History Day competition at UMBC, sponsored by the Maryland Humanities Council. They joined over 500 middle and high school students from across the state in showcasing their original...

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Railroads of Garrett County: A History

Railroads of Garrett County: A History

Focusing mainly on the B&O Railroad, this revised class includes a new approach to the Preston Railroad that operated in Crellin, and a brief description of how steam and diesel locomotives function. It includes a brief section on the effects of the Civil War on...

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