Copper theft

Copper stolen in Warren

Warren police are investigating several copper thefts from Monday and Tuesday.

Fair animals

Animals arrive at Canfield Fair

Kids in 4-H programs across the Valley have prepared for this week all year. Tuesday was check-in day for animals at the 167th Canfield Fair…

Turner Construction project

Racino builders donate skills

Workers with the construction company building the new racino in Austintown took some time out this weekend to volunteer their time and skil…


Mandel accidents questioned

Republican Josh Mandel has kept two traffic accidents quiet since becoming Ohio treasurer in 2011 – including one that raises a potential vi…

Oakhill Renaissance Place

County looks at Oakhill finances

Mahoning County commissioners said Tuesday they want to refrain from putting any more tax-payer dollars into Oakhill Renaissance Place.


Letson charged with violation

State Rep. Tom Letson was charged Tuesday with misdemeanor zoning violations for leasing his parents former home to two men running a “sober…


Sex offender arrested for rape

A Youngstown sex offender is facing new charges that allege he climbed through a woman’s window early Tuesday and raped her.

Warfield Project Announcement

Warfield project announced

One of the area’s greatest athletes in history will be memorialized at outside Warren G. Harding’s Mollenkopf Stadium.


Man charged with child porn

A Youngstown man is facing federal charges for downloading and watching hundreds of child pornography files.

Ambulance crash

Ambulance struck head-on

An ambulance with emergency lights and sirens activated was struck head-on early Tuesday by a car that went into the on-coming lane to pass …

Crash Ambulance

Woman killed in crash

The Ohio State Highway Patrol said Rachel L. Davis, 22, of Cortland, was driving east on state Route 5 in Johnston Township when she crossed…

Rabbi Muller

2 synagogues combine

Congregation Rodef Sholom in Youngstown has merged with Temple Beth Israel in Sharon to form the largest Jewish house of worship in the area…

New charter school

Charter school targets dropouts

For years, Youngstown has been plagued with a disappointing high school graduation rate that is well below 50 percent and those looking to o…