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Castro agrees to plea deal

A Cleveland man accused of holding three women captive in his home for about a decade has agreed to plead guilty in a deal to avoid the deat…

OSP

OSP drug arrests up

Troopers with the Ohio State Patrol are making more drug arrests during traffic stops than ever before.

Bears Den Road accident

1 injured in head-on crash

A woman was taken to the hospital after a head-on collision in Youngstown Friday morning.

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Man killed in shooting

Police have identified a man who was killed in a shooting on Youngstown’s South Side Thursday night.

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New CSB head welcomed

Attorney Randall Muth has taken over as the new Mahoning County Children Services Director.

Mt. Carmel festival

Mt. Carmel festival opens

The Mount Carmel Italian Festival in Youngstown kicked off its 15th year on Thursday.

Liberty Square fires

Apartment coming down

The Liberty Square Apartments complex on Naylor-Lloyd Road used to have four buildings, but several arsons over the past few years have left…

Body found

Missing man’s body found near park

The body of the 48-year-old man was discovered in Slippery Rock Creek at 2:30 p.m. after a nine-hour search that followed a report of a man …

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Mom pleads guilty

A Louisville mother pleaded guilty to charges that she left her 6-year-old son alone on an unsecured boat on Berlin Lake for more than one h…

St. Demetrios Festival

Greek fest kicks off in Warren

A Valley tradition is underway in Warren. The 46th annual St. Demetrios Greek Festival is going on this weekend at the church on Atlantic Av…

Power out in New Castle

A tree trimmer was working in the downtown New Castle area when a tree fell through a transmission line.

MVCAP scholarships

MVCAP awards scholarships

The Mahoning Valley College Access Program honored 20 students with its Last Dollar Scholarship.