Trumbull County Jail corrections officer Joe Lynn

Report may have triggered jail standoff

Court documents are shedding new light on what may have prompted a nearly six-hour hostage standoff that ended peacefully at the Trumbull County Jail Wednesday.…
Idora Park fire 30 yr anniversary

Idora Park fire: 30 years later

The Idora Park fire started around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday April 26th, 1984. A spark from a welder's torch would eventually cause two and a half million dollars in damage and cripple the ride that made Idora famous.…
Howland Fatal Fire, kills 80-year-old woman

Howland fire claims second victim

The Howland Fire Department said Richard Noble died late Thursday morning at the burn unit at Akron Children's Hospital.…
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12 indicted in multi-county theft ring

The Mahoning County Prosecutor's office calls the case a very organized string of crimes, with 12 Youngstown residents named in a 29-count indictment on charges that include engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity, theft and receiving stolen property.…
Meth lab bust in North Jackson, Ohio

Meth lab busted in North Jackson

A North Jackson man is in custody and his 70-year-old mother is with relatives after police raided a mobile home in North Jackson.…
Hostage situation at Trumbull County jail resolved

Trumbull Co. Jail press conference

Watch a replay of today's press conference breaking down yesterday's hostage situation at the Trumbull County Jail.…
Harsh Ohio winter takes toll on honey bees

Ohio winter takes toll on honeybees

Ohio beekeepers lost 50 to 80 percent of their honeybees over the harsh winter, threatening the farming industry, state agriculture officials say.…
Boardman's Mark Hadley

Student Athlete: Mark Hadley

Mark Hadley is the reigning Division One State Champion in cross-country, and currently holds two school records in track. He is a 3.9 student at Boardman, and will graduate with eight varsity letters.…
Community Cup breakfast in Youngstown

Breakfast kicks off Community Cup season

The Community Cup is a program of the YMCA of Youngstown that has involved more than 80 businesses and organizations and thousands of employees participating in 17 athletic events.…
Idora Park - The Fire

Idora Park 30 years ago: The fire

Denny Brand, WYTV News Reporter, filed this report after the April 26, 1984 Idora Park fire in Youngstown, Ohio.…
US teacher accused of molesting children at a Britain school

London school says students abused by US teacher

A British private school says images of between 50 and 60 of its students were found on the computer drive of an American suspected child predator who killed himself last month.…
South Korea ship sinking

Families of ferry’s lost confront SKorea officials

Angry relatives of some of the more than 120 people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol surrounded the fisheries minister and the coast guard chief Thursday, preventing them from leaving the area where families have been waiting for word of their loved ones for more than a week.…
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NRA seeks universal gun law at national meeting

With concealed weapons now legal in all 50 states, the National Rifle Association's focus at this week's annual meeting is less about enacting additional state protections than on making sure the permits already issued still apply when the gun owners travel across the country.…
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NW Pa. woman convicted of 3rd-degree murder

A northwestern Pennsylvania jury has convicted a woman of third-degree murder in the shooting death of her boyfriend last summer, rejecting defense arguments that the gun went off accidentally.…
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Pa. township approves permits for airport drilling

Supervisors in a western Pennsylvania township have approved permits for a company to drill for natural gas at Pittsburgh International Airport with almost two dozen conditions.…