YSU adds 7 online degrees

Youngstown State University is launching a renewed effort in distance education by introducing seven new online degree programs starting thi…

Youngstown Police

Traffic camera fines decided

Youngstown City Council is installing traffic cameras in school zones around the city, and on Wednesday, members decided how much a violatio…

New warren police officers

4 new officers hired

Among Warren's new officers are the son of Youngstown City Councilwoman Annie Gillam and Trumbull County Sheriff Thomas Altiere.


Warren woman racks up arrests

A Warren woman with a history of mental problems has been arrested more than 20 times in the past 10 years, and highlights the need for ment…


Child abuse growing problem

Local medical and legal professionals say there is a marked increase in abuse cases in the area.

Shale Drilling

Hagan backs gas tax

State Rep. Bob Hagan has introduced a bill that would add a severance tax on oil, natural gas and condensate extracted from horizontal drill…

David Martin

Man guilty in federal trial

A man currently facing the death penalty for a home-invasion murder in Warren was found guilty Wednesday during a federal trial in Akron in …


Drug dealer pleads guilty

A Liberty man pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal drug dealing charges after Boardman police and federal agents found him twice in a two-wee…


3 plead in pill ring

Three New Castle men have pleaded guilty for their roles in a prescription drug dealing ring that transported painkillers from Florida to se…

Zaryl Bush

Man guilty of killing boy

A Struthers man pleaded guilty Wednesday to severely abusing his girlfriend’s 14-year-old son to death.

Youngstown fire

Driver alerts resident of fire

A passerby alerted a Youngstown resident that his home was on fire on Wednesday, helping the man escape safely.

Landsdowne Fire

Vacant fires plague city

Youngstown firefighters were busy Wednesday battling the latest in a string of vacant house fires in the city.


Turnpike tolls to increase


Drivers on the Ohio Turnpike may soon have to dig a little deeper into their pockets.

downtown marker

Building Deemed Historic

A new Ohio Historical Marker was unveiled outside the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center on West Federal Street. It recognizes the owners …