The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Saturday, October 05, 2013. An extensive cold front boundary brought snow to the northern Plains and st…

Driver arrested after accident

Police arrested one driver for driving under the influence after a two vehicle accident in Beaver Township Saturday.

Body found in Boardman


Police in Boardman are investigating the death of a man found near Southern Boulevard, behind the railroad tracks.

Fire claims one life

Fire fighters found the elderly victim dead in the front room of the house on Homewood Avenue in Youngstown.

Karen weakens to depression off La. coast

BRAITHWAITE, La. (AP) — Tropical Storm Karen continued losing strength Saturday as it headed toward the central Gulf Coast, but forecasters …

Internet cafes face stricter rules

The restrictions essentially cut down on consumer incentive for playing, and several area cafes already had closed by Friday evening.

Warren welcomes 2 new officers

Some of the money to pay for the new officers will come from a $250,000 COPS grant the city received.

Ohio to turn over results of breath-alcohol tests.

OVI Task Force gets more funds

Mahoning County OVI Task Force Chief Scott Weamer said the agency received $223,502, which is approximately $70,000 more than the previous t…

Austintown bus driver fined

Troopers had received a complaint from a parent that students were not sitting properly on the bus.

Paul Brown murder trial

Judge asked to review dismissal

Mahoning County prosecutors are asking a judge to reconsider her decision to dismiss a local murder case.

City worker charged in case

A longtime Youngstown employee is off the job and in the Mahoning County Jail, accused of trying to hinder a local murder investigation.

Road reopens after crash

Police said Federal Street from Vienna Avenue to Dragon Drive will be closed until after the football game between Niles and Canfield begins…

Bicyclist hit by car

Cyclist hit by car dies

A Niles man who was hit by a car while riding his bicycle has died from his injuries.

Kids give back

No matter how young or old you are there is always something you can do to help your community. That was the message for students who took p…

Lawyer asks city for silence

The attorney representing Lindsey Hughes has issued a statement on her behalf surrounding the sexual harassment investigation of Youngstown …