Right to Life rally

Supco decision draws protesters

The 41st anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision prompted many demonstrations across the country and also here in the Valley.

Struthers mural

Struthers seeking road levy

City Council voted 7-0 on Wednesday to place a 3-mill, five-year road maintenance and repair levy on the May 6 primary ballot.

Liberty road levy

Liberty seeks road levy

It failed in November, but Liberty Township trustees are trying to get voters to approve a new road tax on the May ballot.

Flu cases on rise

Flu cases on rise

Local doctors said they’re seeing significant increases in cold viruses among their patients, as well as a return of the H1N1 strain of infl…


Salem conserving salt supply

The street foreman in Salem said this is the lowest he has seen the city’s salt supply in almost 10 years.

McDonald shooting

Man dead after domestic dispute


McDonald police and the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation are on the scene of a fatal domestic situation in the villa…


YSU plans for active shooter situations

A day after shots rang out on the campus of Purdue University, officials at Youngstown State University said they are trying their best to p…

North Benton kennel raid

Dogs taken from North Benton kennel

More than 100 dogs were taken from a home in southern Mahoning County after humane agents executed a search warrant at a North Benton kennel…

Accident claims three lives

Accident claims three lives

In a matter of seconds, tragedy struck four families, when two vehicles crashed head-on on state Route 518 in Wayne Township, just before 11…

Vallourec Star

Vallourec vote stirs up controversy

Two Vallourec Star employees said they don’t think this week’s vote to join the United Electrical Workers Union is going to pass.

Youngstown Mayor John McNally

Tell it to the mayor

Approximately two dozen Youngstown residents lined up Tuesday night for a chance to bend the ear of new city mayor John McNally.

Propane shortage

Propane shortage hits Valley

With this part of the country bracing for the latest round of very cold conditions, those who provide propane for home heating and other use…

Warren demolition

Warren knocks down 100th home

The city of Warren is seeing results from the Moving Ohio Forward plan created by Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine by knocking down its 100…