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ODOT set to begin 26 projects in Mahoning, Trumbull this season

While many areas of Ohio have yet to fully experience spring, the Ohio Department of Transportation is ready to jump feet first into construction season with $2.35 billion in projects statewide.


Struthers council clerk accuses councilman of harassment

A letter has been filed alleging verbal harassment between a Struthers city councilman and the clerk of council.


Warren schools leader reviews Kennedy Center-affiliated arts program

The schools superintendent and others provided an update Tuesday on Any Given Child, the Warren school district’s Kennedy Center For the Performing Arts-created program to improve arts education. The center is in Washington, D.C.


McDonld student in custody after weapon found

A McDonald High School student was taken into custody this morning after a weapon was found in a locker. Authorities would not disclose the type of weapon found, but it was not a gun.


Ohio House speaker Rosenberger to step down May 1

Ohio House speaker Rosenberger to step down May 1


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Dem candidates for governor keep it civil during debate

Dem candidates for governor keep it civil during debate


New Middletown police, state patrol search apartment for drugs

New Middletown police, state patrol search apartment for drugs


Gradual deployment of US troops to Mexico border underway

Gradual deployment of US troops to Mexico border underway


I’m sorry: Zuckerberg opens Senate hearing with an apology

I’m sorry: Zuckerberg opens Senate hearing with an apology


Youngstown City Schools Kindergarten Fair is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday

Youngstown City Schools Kindergarten Fair is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday


Rainbow trout coming to Mill Creek Park's Lake Glacier

Rainbow trout coming to Mill Creek Park's Lake Glacier


Woman overdoses at Liberty home, male homeowner faces charges

Woman overdoses at Liberty home, male homeowner faces charges


McDonald student in custody after weapon found in high school locker

McDonald student in custody after weapon found in high school locker


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UPDATE - Zuckerberg opens Senate hearing with an apology

The Latest on Facebook's privacy scandal and Mark Zuckerberg's congressional testimony (all times local)


Ohio woman, boyfriend indicted in death of 4-year-old girl

Ohio woman, boyfriend indicted in death of 4-year-old girl


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Rabies clinic this Saturday

The Mahoning County District Board of Health is having a rabies vaccination clinic for all dogs, cats, and ferrets more than 3 months of age from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Damascus Fire Department


Actor T.J. Miller charged with making bomb report on train

Actor T.J. Miller charged with making bomb report on train


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Vindy Poll Now | Facebook's under fire. Have you changed Facebook habits?

Facebook’s been under fire the last few months for how users get tracked. How have you reacted?


Stocks surge as China trade tensions ease

Stocks surge as China trade tensions ease


Youngstown council committee meets Wednesday

Youngstown council committee meets Wednesday


Lockup List Tuesday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


Man fails in attempt to rob East Side store

Man fails in attempt to rob East Side store


Guns reported taken from East Side home

Guns reported taken from East Side home


Cosby lawyer launches fierce attack on accuser

Cosby lawyer launches fierce attack on accuser


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Youngstown police arrest man on gun, domestic violence charges

Youngstown police arrest man on gun, domestic violence charges


Jay's Famous Hot Dogs to rebuild in Boardman

Jay's Famous Hot Dogs to rebuild in Boardman


Youngstown Baseball Old Timers meet Thursday afternoon

Youngstown Baseball Old Timers meet Thursday afternoon


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ODOT unveils summer projects in Mahoning County

ODOT unveils summer projects in Mahoning County


Glenn Johnson out as UAW Local 1112 president

Members of the Local 1112 voted out Johnson in the election that took place Monday through this morning.

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Trump cancels overseas trip to address Syria threat

Trump cancels overseas trip to address Syria threat


Howland school board meeting set for Thursday is canceled

Howland school board meeting set for Thursday is canceled


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UPDATE | Family escapes fire at their Hubbard home

Family escapes fire at their Hubbard home


South Side man faces gun charge after arrest

South Side man faces gun charge after arrest


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Jan Strasfeld on Vindy Radio at 10 a.m.

Jan Strasfeld, Youngstown Foundation executive director, will be live on Vindy Radio today at 10 a.m.


Youngstown police investigating shooting of South Side man

Youngstown police investigating shooting of South Side man


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Zuckerberg faces congressional inquisition

Zuckerberg visited with senators in closed-door meetings Monday, previewing the public apology he plans to give Congress on Tuesday


Ohio woman who faked illness to raise money must repay $640,000

Ohio woman who faked illness to raise money must repay $640,000


FEMA faulted for failed contracts to deliver hurricane aid

FEMA faulted for failed contracts to deliver hurricane aid


UPDATE | BCI investigating shooting at Niles house

Niles cop fires gun at man brandishing weapon

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Hall finds Pitt spotlight

The Fitch graduate is getting plenty of spring chances at Pitt.

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Aldean carries weight of Vegas tragedy

If You Go What: Jason Aldean When: Aug. 23, Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls Also: Aug.


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Co-defendant in murder case investigated for contacting witness

Is free on bail after pleading guilty to lesser charges


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Man who hits YPD cruiser says he 'ain’t ever had a license.'

Report states driver’s blood-alcohol content was more than three times legal limit


Bus crash victim misidentified

Similar resemblances cited by authorities


Rabies vaccination

Rabies vaccination DAMASCUS The Mahoning County District Board of Health is having a rabies


Israel blamed for Syria missile strike; 14 killed

Associated Press BEIRUT International condemnation grew over a suspected poison gas attack in a


Mill Creek MetroParks receive new endowments

MetroParks’ Rose Garden will be named for member of Beeghly family


Pro-gun position is not sensible

Opinion: By Jill Richardson OtherWords As our nation debates gun rights vs. gun control, there’s a stupid


OTHER DEVELOPMENTS

OTHER DEVELOPMENTS The special counsel’s Russia investigation is not only a political witch hunt


Trump admits farmers will be affected

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump acknowledged Monday that farmers could be


Trump threatens Syria strike; suggests Russia may share the blame

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Monday threatened an imminent military


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Summary of recent criminal activity in Canfield and Austintown

A summary of recent criminal activity in Canfield and Austintown


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What’s that noise? Girard wants to find out

What’s that noise? Girard wants to find out


Long-term war on abuse of opiates is far from over

Editorial: New and encouraging state and local data point to a downward slide in the number of drug overdoses


Ryan talks school importance with students

U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan of Howland visited Valley schools Monday


mahoning valley race course

mahoning valley race course Monday’s results RACE 1 $16,000 - 3 yo’s & up, 5 1/2F, STR $5,000


Zuckerberg to apologize to Congress

Associated Press WASHINGTON Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has already apologized to users for not


Mother receives treatment after bond violation

While the plea agreement included a recommendation of probation, Judge D’Apolito suggested Hall could face prison time if she violates her bond again.


Trump furious after FBI seizes documents from his lawyer

Associated Press WASHINGTON Federal agents on Monday raided the office of President Donald


Medicaid & next governor

Opinion: Toledo Blade: Medicaid – especially the 2013 expansion of it under “Obamacare” rules – has been a


Live music performances on television shows this week include:

Live music performances on television shows this week include: v Kelsea Ballerini: Tonight on


Teachers learn new skill: how to stop the bleeding

Associated Press PLEASANT HILL, IOWA As she learned the basics of applying direct pressure,


Tax cuts, spending to raise deficit to nearly $1T by ’19

By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press WASHINGTON The combined effect of President Donald Trump’s


Bond reduced to $500K in West Side murder case

Previous bond was $1 million


Woman charged in decapitation death

Woman charged in decapitation death PRINCETON, W.Va. A Virginia woman has been charged in the


Authorities release Austin bombing probe documents

Associated Press AUSTIN, TEXAS Federal officials said Monday that the suspect in a series of


Can cannabis cream ease nerve pain?

Q. Have there been any studies on the use of cannabis cream to relieve the burning and tingling of


Lawsuit deal aimed at helping Flint kids exposed to lead

Associated Press FLINT, MICH. A deal was announced Monday to get more health screenings and


Writer isn’t politically correct, but he is intellectually honest

Opinion: WASHINGTON Brace yourselves, readers. I write today in defense of Kevin Williamson, with whom I


Ribbon-cutting for C.H.E.F. Express

Ribbon-cutting for C.H.E.F. Express YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown/ Warren Regional Chamber will have


Study: Getting kids to healthy weight by age 13 reduces diabetes risk

By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer There may be a critical window for overweight kids


Births

Births ST. JOSEPH WARREN HOSPITAL Sheiann Slusher and Jontue Murray, Warren, girl, April 6.


Attorneys in murder trial say challenge will be determining credibility of two witnesses

Attorneys in murder trial say challenge will be determining credibility of two witnesses


Woman charged with breaking in to apartment and assaulting woman and child

Woman charged with breaking in to apartment and assaulting woman and child


Agenda Wednesday

Agenda Wednesday Crestview school board, 5 p.m., performing arts center, 44100 Crestview Road,


mlb roundup Monday’s other games

AMERICAN LEAGUE Astros 2, Twins 0 MINNEAPOLIS Justin Verlander struck out nine over seven


Cubs’ home opener against Pirates snowed out

Game will be made up on Tuesday


Short-handed Celtics believe they can win

Boston has Eastern Conference’s second seed


prep sports at a glance

MONDAY’S RESULTS BASEBALL Boardman 13, Warren Harding 6 BOARDMAN Boardman pitcher Travis


James, Cavs clinch another divison crown

Cleveland gets 50th victory


Kluber shines as Tribe defeats Tigers

The reigning AL Cy Young winner looked every bit an ace


Fowler, Spieth make Reed earn first major

It’s a score that would’ve been good enough to win most years


3 countries OK joint World Cup bid

Bidding won’t open until 2022


Murray goes for third ring

Pens goalie had an up-and-down season as main starter


YSU, iHeartMedia agree to extension

YSU, iHeartMedia agree to extension youngstown Youngstown State University Athletics and iHeart


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