Extra idle week planned

The General Motors Lordstown plant will be idle on the week of Aug. 26, according to sources.


Meeting set on I-76 project

The Ohio Department of Transportation is seeking the public’s input on a $1.7 million project that will install noise walls along Interstate…

Hughes out for mayor

Hughes drops mayoral run

Former Youngstown Police Chief and mayoral candidate Jimmy Hughes announced on Thursday that he is dropping out of the race for Youngstown m…

Glenwood water main break

Water break floods street

Water main breaks in Youngstown and Boardman could cause detours for motorists Thursday morning.

Powers Way accident

1 injured in crash

A man was injured after crashing the car he was driving on Youngstown's South Side.

Columbiana County EF-O tornado

Tornado hit Col. County

The National Weather Service confirmed an EF-O tornado touched down Tuesday in extreme northeast Carroll County and ended just inside the Co…

Wells Building

Wells Building will be renovated


City Council approved a development agreement for a proposed $4 million renovation of the old Wells Building, at 201 W. Federal St.

motorcycle ax

Man dies from injuries

Nicholas Cost, 56, of Warren, died Monday from complications associated with a motorcycle crash earlier this month.

texting while driving

Does texting law do enough?

It's only a secondary offense for adults, which means an officer can only cite a driver for it if they pull them over for another reason. Be…

posta service cuts

Postal proposal draws critics

The latest money-saving proposal by the U.S. Postal Service is to eliminate door-to-door delivery by 2015 in favor of cluster boxes.


Grant will install waterline

St. Clair Township will receive a $160,000 grant from the state to improve a water system in a mobile home park.


No repairs yet for school

Lowellville school officials said Wednesday they are still waiting for a claims adjuster to give the final report on the damage caused by li…