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 …

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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…

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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.

OHIO-TURNPIKE

Turnpike tolls to increase

Update

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 …

Court

Bank robber pleads guilty

Tary L. Gilbert, of Indian Run Drive, pleaded to robbing the Home Savings and Loan in the Glenmoor area Feb. 19.

Ohio Gov. John Kasich

Kasich talks about economy

Ohio Gov. John Kasich was in Alliance on Tuesday and he sat down for a one-on-one interview with Gerry Ricciutti. Click here to watch the en…

B & R Wholesale Tire Closes

B & R Tire Closes

There is a note on the door telling customers that the business is under new management and there are no plans to reopen.

Eric Merkel

New chief takes helm

A new police chief is at the helm of the Warren Police Department. Chief Eric Merkel was sworn in Tuesday.