Tuesday May 11

May 11, 2021

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The weather today will be partly sunny with a high near 53 and a low around 31. Scattered showers, mainly after 11am. Light west wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

From the National Weather Service: Sub-freezing temperatures and/or frost conditions are likely late Tuesday night into Wednesday morning and again late Wednesday night into Thursday morning. Cold conditions could kill crops, other sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor plumbing.

Have you heard the new Victorian Chautauqua song? A fun kick-off to the events planned for July 10 & 11 this year.

The Garrett Chamber is now accepting applications for 2021 Heise Entrepreneurial Spirit Award. The deadline is May 21.

Be mindful of school busses on your commute. Maryland State Police advise that if you’re unsure of what to do, it’s best just to wait until the bus continues.

We have a first in the DCT Online Marketplace: Genuine Bearskin Rugs!

We did check into it and see that the Maryland DNR has requirements for “fur trader” licenses. It looks like personal use is exempt from the licensing requirements but please verify your purchase is legal under Maryland laws.

Rabies Vaccination Clinics Schedule: Gorman Fire Department today from 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm.

Here’s your reminder! Grantsville Town Elections are today.

There are several opportunities for COVID-19 vaccinations today: Moderna from 9am to 12 noon in McHenry, Johnson & Johnson from 12:30pm to 3pm in McHenry or Johnson & Johnson from 11:00am to 7:00pm in Oakland.

Good Luck to the Garrett Lakers Baseball team in the NJCAA REGION XX DIV II Baseball Tournament that continues tomorrow Wednesday, May 12, 2021 @3:30 pm. Lakers Vs. Cardinals – Winner Advances to Game #5 to play Loser of Game #3 Friday, May 14, 2021 (@ TBD).