Friday August 20, Saturday August 21, Sunday August 22

Aug 20, 2021

The weather today will be scattered showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 75 and a low around 58. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Saturday will be a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy dense fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 78 and a low around 59. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Sunday will be a chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79 and a low around 62. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

The Maryland State Department of Education’s Division of Early Childhood is hosting three virtual town hall meetings to discuss the needs of the child care community and seek input on the $193 million historic investment provided by the American Rescue Plan Act’s (ARPA) Child Care Development Fund (CCDF) Discretionary funds.

The MD DNR Fishing Report is released for this week. There are tips and tricks and advice for freshwater and saltwater fishing.

​The first five readers to share a screenshot of their Alpine Lake Music Fest ticket purchase will get $10 in food tickets from Deep Creek Times! The festival is tomorrow and will be a fun day of music, food, and vendors! Leashed dogs are also welcome! 🎶🐾

West Virginia’s premiere 90’s cover band Motorcycle Drive-By will be taking you on a nostalgic roller-coaster as they celebrate all things 90s including all your favorite rock, pop, hip hop, r&b and alt-rock hits. Bring your flannel and rock out at Backbone Tavern from 9pm-midnight tomorrow August 21.

The End-of-the-Line Bookstore is open today from 11am-3pm in the boxcar at the Oakland Train Station. No book is more than $1 and proceeds benefit Girl Scout Troop 55004, AAUW-Garrett Branch Scholarship Fund and GEMS Girls Empowerment Middle School Project.

The Garrett County Health Department reports 2,136 Confirmed Positive Test Results (Garrett County Residents) as of 8/18.

There are COVID-19 vaccines available in Grantsville today. Here are answers to the frequently asked questions on the 3rd dose.

The weekend is full of events! Check out the full calendar but note, at 2pm today, its Aquatic Adventures at the state park! Also at 6pm today, its Rustic Art at Deep Creek Lavender Farm or Campground Critters. At 7pm tonight, live music weekend continues with the Little Yough Summer Music Festival: Crandall Creek.

Tomorrow, the Mountain Fresh Farmers Summer Market is from 10am-1pm.

Lacrosse Introduction Clinic is in Grantsville on Sunday.