United Way mentor program

Mentors guide area youth

Tuesday marked the beginning of the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley’s young women’s mentorship program.

Iraq War veteran and local Little League coach Matt Pater, 32, searches through debris following Saturday's destructive mudslide, near Oso Wash, Monday, March 24, 2014. The search for survivors of Saturday's deadly mudslide grew Monday to include scores of people who were still unaccounted for as the death toll from the wall of trees, rocks and debris that swept through the rural community rose to at least 14. (AP Photo/seattlepi.com, Joshua Trujillo)

Mudslide death toll rises to 16

The death toll of 14 from a massive Washington state mudslide is expected to increase as crews continue to search through the soupy, debris-…