Garrett County Ice Fishing Contest

It is that time of year again! The Garrett County Ice Fishing Contest has begun and will continue until March. Now that the lake has frozen over it’s time to get those reels back out and bundle up. All fish must be caught in Garrett County waters. A winner will be picked weekly and posted in the Republican. Contestants must have their fish weighed and measured at Deep Creek Outfitters, 32 Outfitter Way, McHenry, MD.

Back to work! The Government Shutdown ends!

For those of us who wake up every morning with the radio news, today started with really good news! The Government finally decided to go back to work (on a Thursday!) which certainly is not only a relief to most Americans but to the global economy world as well. The announcement prompted the Asian stock more