Wednesday July 7

Jul 7, 2021

The weather today will be a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83 and a low around 62. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

From the Garrett County Sheriff’s Department: on July 5, 2021, deputies recovered a plastic tool chest containing various power tools and other miscellaneous tools in Mountain Lake Park. The owner can contact Captain Zimmerman at the Sheriff’s Office at 301-334-1911, to claim ownership and provide a description of the tools.

The Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area is sponsoring an area photo contest! You can win a copy of the Postcard History Series of Garrett County, by Albert Feldstein. Click Here for all of the details and rules to enter.

Have you entered the July 2021 “Where Am I?” contest? Correct answers are entered to win a $25 Ace’s Run Restaurant & Pub gift card!

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is now recruiting members for the Maryland Conservation Corps, an award-winning AmeriCorps program that engages young adults aged 17-25 in extensive conservation, environmental and natural resources management projects across the state. The department seeks to hire 35 full-time members who will work on seven teams for an 11-month period, beginning in late September 2021.

Today is Pet Day at Sang Run State Park.

Want It Wednesday!

Mountain Fresh Farmers Market is today from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm.

There are several events happening today at Deep Creek Lake State Park and Sang Run State Park: Today at 1:00 amDead or Alive and Small Space Gardening Demos

Adopt a Reading Buddy in Friendsville today from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Don’t forget The Gathering at Oakland Church of the Nazarene tonight.

ANDDDDDDD …. drumroll, please ….. live music is *officially* back this week: Stage Wisp: The Halftime String Band at Wisp Resort tonight.