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Today's winds lent helping hand at MetroParks kite fest

Kite enthusiasts braved today’s cold and wicked wind to take part in Mill Creek MetroParks’ kite flying festival.

NFL Draft: Final list of trades

All the trades made during the three days of the draft.

NFL Draft: Complete round-by-round selections

2018 NFL Draft selections by round

NFL Draft: Complete team-by-team selections

2018 draft selections by team.

Avoid complacency, NFL quarterback Colt McCoy tells Men's Rally crowd

Over the past several years, Roy Stacy has undergone personal and spiritual growth, formed lifelong friends and developed new ways to enhance his relationships with his four daughters and five grandchildren.

De Souza's blaming job losses on Trump gets tiresome

Opinion: High costs of education make passage of Boardman levy a no-brainer

Greatest Golfer Profile | He had registration set in his calendar

A first-timer to Greatest Golfer of the Valley was the first player to sign up for the 2018 annual golf event hosted by Farmers National Bank.

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NFL Draft: Team-by-team selections

Each team's 2018 draft picks at a glance.

NFL Draft: Rounds 2-3

Rounds 2-3 Friday night.

Oladipo helps desperate Pacers extend Cavaliers to Game 7

The Cavaliers lost their first closeout game in 14 tries dating to 2009.

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Witness testifies bribing Infante

The McDonald man said he paid the former Niles mayor on 2 occasions for jobs for hid sons.

Harding’s Daniels selected by Bears

Warren Harding graduate James Daniels got the call he had been waiting for on Friday night.

UAW upset with fender import at GM Lordstown

The company shipped in fenders from Mexico because a press broke at Lordstown, leading to the cancellation of the second shift at the East Plant Friday.

YSU track athletes qualify for finals at Penn Relays

Chad Zallow and Jaliyah Elliott advanced to today’s event finals along with the men’s 4x100.

Judges order clerk to join move

The new Youngstown Municipal Court is set to open Monday.

SPORTS DIGEST || QB Patterson eligible for Michigan in 2018

Quarterback Shea Patterson is eligible to play for Michigan this year after the NCAA granted the Mississippi transfer’s request to waive the usually required redshirt season at his new school.

Victim in 1991 Warren workplace shooting recounts experience

An active shooter conference at YSU sought to “put tools in the toolbox” for businesses and schools concerned about security.

HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP | Friday’s results

BASEBALL Austintown Fitch 8, Canfield 1 CANFIELD Kenny Misik threw a three-hitter and struck

Boardman Township to begin landlord registration in coming months

The program is the first to be implemented in an Ohio township.

Consultant appointed to Y'town Academic Distress Commission

Maria Hoffmaster has many ties to Youngstown City Schools.

Mike McLain: Browns trusted the numbers

The first-round selections were surprises, but of the pleasant variety.

Struthers High seniors conduct mock council meeting for Civics Day

High-school seniors spent their day gaining hands-on experience with the machinations of city government during the school’s 2017 Civics Day.

Ex-YPD chief sues YSU, alleging discrimination

Jimmy Hughes claims YSU refused to consider his application to become the university’s police chief.

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Johnson, Ryan face primary election challenges

The candidates outline their top priorities as they seek election.

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Boardman student’s Eagle Scout project benefits veterans

Colin Russell of Boardman explains how he designed a flag-retirement site for AMVETS Post 44 in Struthers. It features a custom-built fire pit with logos honoring both AMVETS and the Boy Scouts. Russell completed the activity for his Eagle Scout service project.

ROUND 2 Friday’s game

ROUND 2 Friday’s game Jets 4, Predators 1 NASHVILLE, TENN. Connor Hellebuyck made 47 saves

Browns address need on offensive line

Cleveland’s Day 2 picks were OT Austin Corbett, RB Nick Chubb and DE Chad Thomas.


Today is Saturday, April 28, the 118th day of 2018. There are 247 days left in the year.

Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v “The Death and Life of Sneaky Fitch,” 7:30 p.m.: Not even death can

Brokaw ‘hurt, unmoored’ by sex-harassment allegations

Associated Press NEW YORK Tom Brokaw denied sexual misconduct charges and told friends in a

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ changes everything

By LINDSEY BAHR AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES It’s been 25 years since a major Hollywood studio

North Korea glorifies summit with South

Associated Press GOYANG, South Korea North Korea’s state media today trumpeted leader Kim Jong


Lepore-Hagan offers support to TJX YOUNGSTOWN State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan of Youngstown,

Tribe’s HR barrage helps Kluber beat M’s

Corey Kluber is tough to beat most nights. When his team hits five solo home runs, the task is even more difficult.

Steelers cowboy up for QB, WR

Mason Rudolph and James Washington spent four years lighting up defenses across the Big 12.

YSU roundup

softball Lacatena leads team to win youngstown Freshman Milena Lacatena posted a two-out,


Births St. Elizabeth boardman HOSPITAL Ashley Daniels, Youngstown, girl, April 26. Leigh Anne

ON THE LINKS Friday’s pro golf roundup

PGA TOUR Kim, Putnan take lead in Zurich Classic AVONDALE, LA. Michael Kim and Andrew Putnam

Barking dog warns of fire

Barking dog warns of fire NEW SPRINGFIELD Two people were alerted by their dog and escaped when

Kucinich to return $20K to pro-Syrian government group

Associated Press COLUMBUS Former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich, a Democratic candidate for Ohio

RUSSIA PROBE GOP-led House panel clears Trump campaign

Associated Press WASHINGTON The Republican-led House intelligence committee Friday released a

Judge agrees to delay porn star’s lawsuit

Associated Press LOS ANGELES A judge Friday delayed a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels

Youth Fishing Day

Youth Fishing Day Lowellville The Lowellville Rod & Gun Club, 6225 Quarry Road, will have a


ODDLY ENOUGH Officials say postal worker hoarded over 17,000 pieces of mail NEW YORK A postal

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Joe Maxx Coffee to reopen downtown

Joe Maxx owner Mike Avey envisions new location as downtown gathering place.

It’s a fun job, but someone’s got to do it

Driving past a fast-food restaurant today, I spotted a sign out front that said, “FUN JOBS! Apply

Don’t read Tolkien?

Opinion: By Danny Tyree Cagle Cartoons Not everyone appreciates being told to “chill out” about unmet

Ryan, Johnson stand out in congressional contests

Editorial: Democratic and Repub- lican voters in the Mahoning Valley can rest assured they’re well represented

OUT & ABOUT | Club Calendar

HUNTER, TRAPPER EDUCATION INFORMATION — Ohio: Call 800-WILDLIFE Pennsylvania: 814-432-3187.

EU totally bans bee-harming pesticides

Associated Press BRUSSELS The European Union made a key breakthrough on Friday to completely


VAN MORRISON Album: You’re Driving me Crazy Grade: B+ Van Morrison has come up with a simple,

romaine lettuce outbreak Latest: 98 in 22 states sickened

Associated Press NEW YORK A nasty strain of bacteria that can cause severe illness is what’s

Courtney Nolan | Richard Rosen

Courtney Nolan | Richard Rosen

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Hanleys observe their diamond anniversary

Hanleys observe their diamond anniversary

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School board honors late architect

School board honors late architect

Rachel Mikolay, Devin Jackson plan July nuptials

Rachel Mikolay, Devin Jackson plan July nuptials

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Nicole Sutton, Michael Donahue plan May rite

Nicole Sutton, Michael Donahue plan May rite

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Rachel Bejcek, David Mangus plan May vows

Rachel Bejcek, David Mangus plan May vows

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Danielle Lindsay, Ryan Fraelich set late-summer date

Danielle Lindsay, Ryan Fraelich set late-summer date

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AROUND THE MLB | Friday’s other games

NATIONAL LEAGUE Pirates 6, Cardinals 5, 11 innings PITTSBURGH Starling Marte’s game-ending

Temperature matters in fishing and if ever I needed proof, it showed up Thursday at Mosquito Creek

Temperature matters in fishing and if ever I needed proof, it showed up Thursday at Mosquito Creek

Police target citywide paintball battle

Police target citywide paintball battle DETROIT Stepped-up police enforcement is planned this


DRUG DROP-OFF sites Where to go Several sites will be available for people to drop off unused

CONGRESSional candidates 6th and 13th Districts

Two candidates each are running in the Republican and Democratic primaries in the 6th Congressional

Trump takes credit for historic event

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump claimed credit Friday for a historic inter-

Jennifer Rogers, Christoph Martin set June date

Jennifer Rogers, Christoph Martin set June date

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Pregnant woman shot in March in ambush dies after giving birth

Associated Press DAYTON A pregnant woman shot multiple times last month during an apparent

Nasty but necessary wildlife work

Last week a reader wrote, “Scott, I recently read a report that said the federal government killed

NBA Playoff roundup

NBA Playoff roundup Friday’s game Raptors 102, Wizards 92 WASHINGTON Toronto overcame a

School board honors late architect

Staff report New Middletown His work can be seen all over the campus at Springfield Local

Patton Oswalt credits late wife in Golden State Killer case Personal obsession

By AMANDA LEE MYERS Associated Press LOS ANGELES Comedian Patton Oswalt proudly and tenderly

For fairness in voter redistricting, vote ‘yes’ on state Issue 1

Editorial: The ghost of Massachusetts Gov. Elbridge Gerry has long been smiling on the Buckeye State. Gerry,

Rachel Mikolay, Devin Jackson plan July nuptials

canfield Joseph and Mary Lou Mikolay of Canfield are announcing the engagement of their daughter,

Verdict met with conflicting emotions by some blacks

bill Cosby sexual-assault conviction By ERRIN HAINES WHACK AP National Writer PHILADELPHIA

Sunday news shows

Sunday news shows Guest lineups Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: