Friday March 6, Saturday March 7, Sunday March 8

Mar 6, 2020

The weather today will be rain and snow showers becoming all snow after 4pm. High near 36 and a low around 23. West wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half-inch possible. Overnight snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible. Saturday has a slight chance of snow showers before 9am then mostly cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 37 and a low around 24. Sunday sunny with a high near 55 and a low around 37.

First United Bank & Trust is offering a new Student Consolidation Loan option.

Quantum Financial Advisors offers us insight on investments and the market in light of the coronavirus issues.

The Board of Garrett County Commissioners are considering a resolution to recognize Garrett County as a Second Amendment Sanctuary County. This is a measure taken by local-level governments to express its commitment to the Second Amendment; the rights of all United States citizens to keep and bear arms. The Board of Commissioners will accept comments on this topic through March 20, 2020. Comments may be sent to or addressed to the Board of Commissioners, 203 South Fourth Street, Oakland, MD 21550.

Second Amendment Comments


The Appalachian Regional Commission is launching “Envision Appalachia: Community Conversations for ARC’s New Strategic Plan”. There will be a series of community listening sessions in the region but you can also offer your input through a quick survey.

Maryland Department of Natural Resources crews stocked 2,400 trout in the Casselman River in Garrett County.

Bittinger VFD AYCE Wings (and fries) will be held tonight March 6 with dine-in from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. $15 per person.

Watch some serious skiing and boarding in the Governor’s Cup Race – Slalom Squirrel Cage — all day March 7 at Wisp Resort.

Enjoy your day and the entertainment happening all weekend!