Mahoning County Commissioners

Sewer system to improve

Sewer line renovations were approved Thursday by Mahoning County Commissioners.


Man dies from fall

A Youngstown died Thursday after he fell and struck his head possibly caused by his sagging pants, according to police.

Youngstown House Explosion

Thieves caused explosion

The house explosion Wednesday on Youngstown’s South Side was caused by thieves who stole a stove, allowing the house to fill with gas.

warren police car

Man charged in shooting

A 20-year-old Warren man is being held in the Trumbull County Jail on $275,000 bond on charges that he shot a man last month.

Conneuat Lake Park fire

Fire destroys park buildings

A Thursday morning fire destroyed the Dockside Banquet facility and Beach Club Restaurant at Conneaut Lake Park.


Man invents new scarf

It's still summer, but a Youngstown business owner is gearing up for winter.

Sharon robbery

Sharon couple attacked

A couple in Sharon was attacked, shot and beaten during a robbery attempt.

Youngstown Police

YPD conducts curfew sweep

The Youngstown Police Department conducted a curfew sweep Wednesday night as part of Mayor Chuck Sammarone's "Do you know where your childre…

Vietnam vet honored

Vietnam vet honored

The VFW Post in Hubbard honored Hubbard native Richard Choppa, an Army medic who died while tending to an injured comrade in Vietnam in 1967…

Youngstown council

City discusses ward redraws

The city's boundaries have not been redrawn since 1980 despite major population declines and shifts.

Corn prices dip

Local corn prices drop

Ohio’s corn crop is looking like it could be one of the best in years throughout the state.