Johnston Twp. Well

Shale Drilling Begins

Drilling operations into the Utica Shale are beginning in Trumbull County.

West Virginia State Police

Donofrios Wait for Answers

West Virginia officials said Wednesday it took more than one year to identify James Donofrio's body after it was pulled from the Ohio River …

guns

New Gun Checks Proposed

Two U.S. senators announced a new proposal Wednesday that would expand background checks for gun-buyers.

Hubbard Attic Fire

Fire Breaks Out in Attic

A fire at home a home Princeton Avenue in Hubbard appears to have started in the attic.

Shale Traffic

Shale Traffic Increases

As construction continues on a multi-million dollar natural gas cryogenic processing plant in Mahoning County, residents in local communitie…

YSU Foundation

YSU Unveils Scholarship Plan

This year, the foundation awarded 2,500 scholarships worth $5.2 million. Luke Politsky and Catie Carney are Dr. Leslie Cochran University Sc…

Barack Obama, Jeffrey Zients

Obama Budget to Congress

President Barack Obama sent Congress a $3.8 trillion spending blueprint on Wednesday that strives to achieve a "grand bargain" to tame runaw…

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YSU’s Crozier No-Hits Detroit

It marks the first no-hitter since 2003 for the Penguins, who improve to 8-14 overall and 3-3 in the Horizon League. Detrot falls to 4-28 ov…

Mahoning County Death

Child Death Rate Reported

A review of child deaths in Mahoning County reveals there was a downward trend in fatalities through 2011, but 2012 is showing an increase.

Treasury-Dept-Delphi

Treasury-Delphi Meeting Set

An assistant secretary for legislative affairs for the U.S. Treasury, has agreed to meet with Delphi retirees who saw their pensions slashed…

Trumbull Memorial Hospital

TMH, Union Ratify Contract

Hospital officials said they and the AFSCME Local 2804 ratified a new contract Wednesday that will run through March 2016.

Court

Murder-For-Hire Plea Expected

A Bristolville man issued a notice that he intends to plead guilty to a murder-for-hire charge at a hearing in Cleveland U.S. District Court…

Continuing Coverage

Students Honor Classmate

Students at Southern Local schools wore purple and green Wednesday to honor a 13-year-old classmate that died Monday in an ATV accident.