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Couple was visiting family

The couple from Girard who died in a single-engine plane crash at the downtown Kansas City airport was in the area to visit family members, …

Richard Couturiaux

Statue thief sent to jail

A Hubbard man accused of stealing a 4-foot brass veteran’s memorial statue was sentenced Tuesday to 18 months in prison.

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Fire damages home

Firefighters said the blaze started in a car parked in a driveway in Youngstown, and then quickly spread to the side of the house.

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1 dead in crash

UPDATE

Police closed Interstate 680 for over two hours after a fatal motorcycle accident Monday night.

Dr. Carol Oltmanns

Piano concert to benefit students

A concert will be held Sept. 7 at Stambaugh Auditorium to raise money for a scholarship fund for gifted piano students at the Dana School of…

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1 dead in Mercer blast

The explosion occurred about 5:30 p.m. at the Reynolds Industrial Park on Crestview Drive in Pymatuning Township.

Warren Schools kickoff party

Warren kicks off new school year

School will soon be back in session for students across the Valley and to mark the upcoming event, Warren City Schools held their first “Bac…

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Couple charged in 5 break-ins

A homeless man and woman were charged Monday with burglarizing five Austintown homes by climbing through unlocked windows during the past we…

Heather Mills

Sendoff set for Miss Ohio

Trumbull County officials are looking to have a big send off for the reigning Miss Ohio before she hits the Miss America Pageant stage.

Lumen Christi Catholic Schools

Diocese consolidates schools

Catholic school enrollment fell nationally by almost 12 percent last year. Locally, The Youngstown Catholic Diocese is trying to address tha…

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OVI crackdown begins

Local and state law enforcement agencies are teaming for a nationwide campaign to curb drinking and driving through the Labor Day weekend.

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Bells removed from church

Two bells were removed Monday from the Immaculate Conception Church in preparation for the building to be auctioned off on Saturday.

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Bank pays for parking

A local bank is providing free parking to students and faculty at Youngstown State University for the first week of school.

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Murder suspect's father pleads

The father of a Youngstown murder suspect was sentenced Monday to two years in prison for an unrelated weapons charge.

Boardman Boy Abused

Father sent to prison

The father of a then-3-month-old Boardman boy found not breathing and unresponsive in March was sentenced to two years in prison last week.

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Dunn gives first address

Youngstown State University president Dr. Randy Dunn on Monday delivered his first State of the University Address.