Boy nearly drowns

According to the Bazetta Fire Department, the boy was with a group of friends and was trying to swim from one side of the Mosquito Creek spi…

Lipton strike ends

RL Lipton strike ends

The members of Teamsters Local 377 approved a new contract Wednesday afternoon that was reached Tuesday night with the help of a federal med…

warren church copper theft

Copper stolen at Warren church

Church of Warren officials said the thieves cut 30 to 40 computer lines, took several metal pieces of furniture and filing cabinet drawers a…

George Millich, Jr.

Time ticking on health care

Several businesses may be breathing a sigh of relief now that they have more time before a central requirement of President Obama's health c…

Youngstown murder rate

Murder rate declining

The murder rate in Youngstown is the lowest it has been in 35 years. Once known as the murder capital of the United States, the numbers are …

Planned Parenthood

Leaders decry state cuts

Cuts to women’s health care in Ohio’s new budget have local officials calling out Governor Kasich.

Reuben Shaw

Officer towed car illegally

The Warren police officer placed on administrative leave Tuesday towed a vehicle to his property he owns without the owner’s permission whil…

Summer work program

Summer workers learn the ropes

Hundreds of area young people are getting a little extra spending money in their pockets thanks to a summer internship program.

Austintown JEDD

Racino spurs JEDD plan

A former Austintown trustee is throwing his support behind a proposal from the mayor of Youngstown to provide water for the Penn National ra…

Plane emergency landing

Plane lands in field

A small airplane made an emergency landing in a cornfield in Trumbull County.

Fishing Rules

Pa. hosts free fishing

Anglers will be able to fish for free in Pennsylvania on the Fourth of July.


Convict arrested in raid

A convicted Salem drug dealer is facing new charges after law enforcement from several agencies raided his home and found $6,000 worth of dr…

Brian Beader

Beader sorry for OVI charge

Mercer County commissioner Brian Beader apologized on Wednesday after being charged with drunk driving last weekend.

Mike Sciortino

Auditor: I’m sorry

County officials are asking the state's attorney general for his opinion to see if further criminal action should be taken against Mahoning …

Frank Gorichky, left, was charged with fatally shooting Michael Fisher, right.

Man killed in mobile home

A 46-year-old man was fatally shot just before midnight Tuesday in Columbiana County.

Shots fired in Niles

Man arrested in chase

Niles and Warren police apprehended a Niles man after he threatened to kill someone and shot his car, prompting a high-speed chase with poli…

Canfield Fireworks Preview

Fireworks cause explosion

Akron police say they found a cache of fireworks and explosive materials in a home where a blast shook the neighborhood, shattered windows a…

Wheel of Fortune winner

Big win on 'Wheel'

Canfield native Laura Cassidy won $78,325 on Tuesday night's "Wheel of Fortune."

Club Vixen closed

Club Vixen closed in Masury

Club Vixen, 1248 Standard Ave. in Masury, was boarded up Tuesday after local police and state agents determined it was selling beer and liqu…