Report may have triggered jail standoff

Court documents are shedding new light on what may have prompted a nearly six-hour hostage standoff that ended peacefully at the Trumbull Co…

12 indicted in multi-county theft ring

The Mahoning County Prosecutor’s office calls the case a very organized string of crimes, with 12 Youngstown residents named in a 29-count i…

Howland fire claims second victim

The Howland Fire Department said Richard Noble died late Thursday morning at the burn unit at Akron Children’s Hospital.

Ohio winter takes toll on honeybees

Ohio beekeepers lost 50 to 80 percent of their honeybees over the harsh winter, threatening the farming industry, state agriculture official…