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Howland convenience store robbed today

Howland convenience store robbed tonight


Forum to address black infant mortality

Forum to address black infant mortality


Poland first-graders show off skills at Math Night

Poland first-graders show skills at Math Night


Mahoning elections board rules write-in candidate ineligible

Mahoning elections board rules write-in candidate ineligible


Local coalition seeks defeat of House Bill 70

Local coalition seeks defeat of House Bill 70


Valley legislators slam Kasich's SOS address

Valley legislators slam Kasich's SOS address


Ohio court grants DNA testing results to condemned killer

Ohio court grants DNA testing results to condemned killer


Investor group cancels deal to buy Weinstein Co.

Investor group cancels deal to buy Weinstein Co.


20-year-old sues Dick's, Walmart over new gun policies

20-year-old sues Dick's, Walmart over new gun policies


What's fresh at McDonald's? The beef in some burgers

What's fresh at McDonald's? The beef in some burgers


OSHP investigating car crashing into Howland building

OSHP investigating car crashing into Howland building


Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn to resign

Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn to resign


More than 50 people attending tonight's community meeting

More than 50 people attending tonight's community meeting


Man wounded after shooting on East Side

Man wounded after shooting on East Side


Choirs to present 'Messiah' sing-along

Stambaugh Chorus and the Warren Civic Chorus will present a “Messiah” sing-along at 4 p.m. March 18.


METRO DIGEST || New Schiavoni ad

New Schiavoni ad YOUNGSTOWN The gubernatorial campaign of state Sen. Joe Schiavoni released a


Schiavoni pushes careful vetting for Youngstown commission members, CEO

Schiavoni pushes careful vetting for Youngstown commission members, CEO


Nashville mayor resigns after affair, pleads guilty to theft

Nashville mayor resigns after affair, pleads guilty to theft


Testimony begins in Burke murder trial with 2 witnesses

Testimony begins in Burke murder trial with 2 witnesses


College student charged in parents’ death faces arraignment

College student charged in parents’ death faces arraignment


Trump administration once again lifts elephant trophy ban

Trump administration once again lifts elephant trophy ban


West Virginia leaders reach deal to end teachers strike

West Virginia leaders reach deal to end teachers strike


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UPDATE | Boardman police arrest suspect in Huntington bank robbery

Boardman police, FBI seek Huntington Bank robber


North Korea reportedly willing to hold nuclear talk with US

North Korea reportedly willing to hold nuclear talk with US


Former ESPN on-air personality files sex harassment lawsuit

Former ESPN on-air personality files sex harassment lawsuit


Target raises starting pay for 2nd time in less than a year

Target raises starting pay for 2nd time in less than a year


Girard police seek info on teen runaway

Girard police seek info on teen runaway

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Lockup List Tuesday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


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Gunman gets cash from Dollar General on McGuffey

Gunman gets cash from Dollar General on McGuffey


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Man faces drug and weapons charges

Man faces drug and weapons charges


Plans unveiled for safety services memorial in Boardman

Plans unveiled for safety services memorial in Boardman


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UPDATE | Mohip finalist for superintendent in Boulder, Colo.

Mohip finalist for a superintendent position Boulder, Colo.


Parents plead not guilty in fatal child overdose case

Parents pleas not guilty in fatal child overdose case


Koreas agree to hold summit talks at border in April

Koreas agree to hold summit talks at border in April


Trumbull elections board to determine status of Randy Law candidacy

Trumbull elections board to determine status of Randy Law candidacy


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Handel’s accuses franchisee of going rogue

Handel’s accuses franchisee of going rogue


SUV crashes into tree, three children injured

SUV crashes into tree, three children injured


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Western Reserve stuns McDonald

STRUTHERS Western Reserve forward Kade Hilles missed a game-winning shot against McDonald during the regular season last year. But Hilles redeemed himself with less than seven seconds left in the Division IV district semifinal game at the Struthers Fieldhouse on Monday night.

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A committee seeks again to get an anti-fracking ban on Youngstown ballot

Getting the proposal on May ballot will likely be a challenge

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Raucous party leads to assault conviction for Struthers football standout

Nathan Richards receives time served, probation for assaulting juveniles and dousing them with syrup

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NILES survey Remove blight, improve city hall competence, say residents, businesses

Niles survey: Remove neighborhood blight and improve city hall competence

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Lloyd Webber isn’t slowing down at 70

By MARK KENNEDY AP Entertainment Writer NEW YORK Andrew Lloyd Webber’s 70th birthday is


YSU women run out of steam against Green Bay

The Penguins couldn’t maintain a 28-26 halftime lead.


Lecture on historic theaters of Valley

Staff report BOARDMAN Local author and historian Sean T. Posey will lecture on historic theaters


More games could await YSU

The Youngstown State women’s basketball team isn’t getting ready for the offseason just yet.


Public input sought on future of Poland schools

The public meeting will be next Monday at Poland Seminary High School gymnasium


Former MVSD official files mandamus action seeking $26,521

Former MVSD official files mandamus action seeking $26,521


Penguins snuff out Flames in OT

The two-time defending Stanley Cup champions are 10-1 at home in overtime this season.


South Range stumbles again at Salem

The Raiders’ season has ended in the district semfinals each of the last two years.


Bucs outfielder says bulking up last year was a mistake

Gregory Polanco thought the best way to boost his power numbers was by bulking up his body.


Trump not backing down on tariffs

Area businesses have mixed emotions about the tariffs.

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Vettori rejects plea deal; trial date set

A U.S. attorney says Diane Vettori may face additional charges

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Former Ohio AG says he regrets bowing to NRA

Staff/wire report COLUMBUS A Democrat who helped overturn local assault weapons bans as a state


YEARS AGO FOR MARCH 6

Today is Tuesday, March 6, the 65th day of 2018. There are 300 days left in the year.


Live music performances on television shows this week include:

Live music performances on television shows this week include: v Luke Bryan: Tonight on “Late


Agenda Wednesday

Agenda Wednesday Liberty Township trustees, 1 p.m., county engineer’s office, 650 N. River Road


Syrians block UN aid convoy

Associated Press BEIRUT A U.N. convoy carrying desperately needed food and medicine to besieged


Trump dangles Israel trip for new embassy

Associated Press WASHINGTON Under twin clouds of legal investigation, President Donald Trump and


Records: Distributors push back on proposed Ohio rules

Associated Press COLUMBUS Companies that distribute drugs are pushing back on stricter


Sensible gun-control laws receiving serious attention

Editorial: The recent massacre of 17 students and educators at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in


Trade wars typically leave no victors

Associated Press Trade wars generate no medals, monuments or military parades. But they do tend to


Antidote for dramatic diarrhea?

Q. Whenever I would go out to eat, I frequently would suffer from sudden diarrhea. This led to


BIRTHS

Births St. Elizabeth boardman Tashayah Berger and Braylon Barnes, Youngstown, boy, March 4.


Opioids sending more kids to hospitals

Associated Press CHICAGO Opioid poisonings and overdoses are sending increasing numbers of U.S.


Kim, S. Korean envoys have ‘openhearted talk’

Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had an “openhearted talk” in


Trump is taking on the huge task of cutting the size of government

Opinion: Of all the promises candidate Donald Trump made during the 2016 presidential campaign, none will be


Cafeteria lady is packing heat

Opinion: By Will Durst Cagle Cartoons President Donald Trump tossed out some wacky nonsense about arming


Vascular disease, related to hardening of the arteries, is also called atherosclerosis

It can cause heart disease, stroke, and a variety of artery diseases


REUNIONS & class notes


WORLD DIGEST || Tax return rule for presidential hopefuls OK'd in Md. Senate

Tax return rule for presidential hopefuls OK’d in Md. Senate ANNAPOLIS, Md. A measure requiring


Nance Jr. dominates in his first start as Cavaliers top Pistons

Larry Nance Jr. posted career highs with 22 points and 15 rebounds.


HIGH SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL DIVISION III Warren District LaBrae 76, Garfield 24 WARREN


MONDAY’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL GAMES

MEN Cleveland State 44, Oakland 43 DETROIT Kenny Carpenter scored 16 points, Anthony Wright


w. Reserve 54 mcdonald52

w. Reserve 54 mcdonald52 Next: Western Reserve vs. Valley Christian-East Canton winner, Friday, 7


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Man arrested after threats in Youngstown

A man accused of setting a dog cage on fire ended up behind bars himself.


Fixing station's roof


Teen issued summons


Closed to traffic


Child-endangering plea


Man injured in fire


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Branch closed half-day


Girard panel to meet


Selected local stocks


Natural health seminar


Recovery for Runners


HEALTH DIGEST | Help ID teens at risk of suicide

Help identify at-risk individuals to get help WARREN Given the increase in teen suicides and


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