Shale Drilling

Fracking foes cringe as unions back drilling boom

Some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they're now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale oil and gas boom. …
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Blood donations go above the goal

An effort to replenish blood bank supplies after a mass stabbing at a western Pennsylvania high school is far exceeding its target.…
Easter egg hunt

Not your usual egg hunt

A wild bird sanctuary in eastern Pennsylvania offers children a different kind of egg hunt for Easter, offering as prizes realistic looking wooden replicas of raptor eggs.…
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April 20 declared pot holiday in Denver

Revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the skies above a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday.…
Giannios' Chocolate

Annual candy sale continues this year

STRUTHERS, Ohio (WKBN) A local candy store cashes in today with its annual Easter sale. Giannios Candy Company in Struthers marks all of its chocolate down 50 percent o……
Ambulance

Man injured in skydiving accident

A man was flown to a Pittsburgh hospital after a sky diving accident Saturday evening, just outside Grove City.…
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YSU softball comes back for win

Senior Samantha Snodgrass' bases-loaded fielder's choice in the bottom of the eighth inning scored sophomore Miranda Castiglione and lifted the Youngstown State softball team to a 3-2 Senior Day come-from-behind win over Wright State on Saturday afternoon at the YSU Softball Field.…