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Northside nurses ratify agreements with Steward

Nurses at Northside Regional Medical Center who are represented by the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association voted to ratify closure and separation agreements with Steward Health Care, union President Laurie Hornberger said Wednesday night.


Furloughed GM, support workers to get retraining help

The U.S. Department of Labor announced Wednesday $875,000 in National Dislocated Worker Grant funding to assess workforce needs after the second round of layoffs at the General Motors plant in Lordstown.


Adi family sells downtown businesses, facing 'bittersweet' life after deportation

The revitalization that’s taken place in recent years began with a handful of business owners who invested in downtown. Among them was Amer Adi Othman.


Struthers completes street, sidewalk work

Struthers officials announced the completion of several street resurfacing projects during the city council meeting Wednesday.


ABC Water District explains progress at meeting tonight

A significant amount of Monday’s meeting was spent explaining the complex nature of the flooding problems inundating Boardman.


Cuffed prisoner escapes from moving Warren cruiser

A city man escaped from a Warren police cruiser early Wednesday after being arrested on a domestic violence charge, but it gave him only 13 minutes of freedom.


Daniel Fleischer charged in child sex operation

A Brownlee Woods man faces accusations that he coerced two minor victims to engage in sexual conduct, which he recorded and then shared, according to an indictment filed Wednesday in federal court.


Canfield discusses term change proposals in city charter

Canfield discusses term change proposals in city charter


Mercy Health seeks to move Mercy College to Bowling Green State

Mercy Health seeks to move Mercy College to Bowling Green State


Trump Jr. to appear Thursday in Salem for DeWine fundraiser

Trump Jr. to appear Thursday in Salem for DeWine fundraiser


Romance writer accused of killing spouse penned how-to essay

Romance writer accused of killing spouse penned how-to essay


GM recalls over 240,000 vehicles to fix rear-brake problem

GM recalls over 240,000 vehicles to fix rear-brake problem


Boardman police investigate Home Depot theft

Boardman police investigate Home Depot theft


Ohio woman killed in crash involving police cruiser on chase

Ohio woman killed in crash involving police cruiser on chase


Ex-Ohio cop sentenced to 43 years for sexual assaults

Ex-Ohio cop sentenced to 43 years for sexual assaults


Labor Department gives $875K to assist laid-off GM Lordstown workers

Labor Department gives $875K to assist laid-off GM Lordstown workers


Downtown Circle owner announces plan to sell business

Fidaa Musleh announced on Facebook she plans to sell business and join husband in Jordan


Funding will assess workforce needs after layoffs from GM Lordstown

Funding will assess workforce needs after layoffs from GM Lordstown


Jeff Fager, '60 Minutes' executive producer, steps down

Jeff Fager, '60 Minutes' executive producer, steps down


Girard Fire Department gets $281K federal grant

Girard Fire Department gets $281K federal grant


Cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe's capital escalates; 21 dead

Cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe's capital escalates; 21 dead


GOP Pa. House speaker calls window for sex abuse lawsuits ’a compromise’

GOP Pa. House speaker calls window for sex abuse lawsuits ’a compromise’


Cincinnati approves bus-only traffic lane pilot program

Cincinnati approves bus-only traffic lane pilot program


SUV crashes into crowd at square in central China, killing 9

SUV crashes into crowd at square in central China, killing 9


Immigrant siblings charged in Mich. dairy co-worker's death

Immigrant siblings charged in Mich. dairy co-worker's death


Columbus bans scooters from sidewalks in emergency order

Columbus bans scooters from sidewalks in emergency order


Lockup List Wednesday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


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South Side man faces additional child-porn charge

South Side man faces additional child-porn charge


Ohio awards latest prizes in opioid science challenge

Ohio awards latest prizes in opioid science challenge


Prisoner escapes from Warren police car

Prisoner escapes from Warren police car

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Pa. authorities: Deaths of man, woman may be a murder-suicide

Pa. authorities: Deaths of man, woman may be a murder-suicide


Scientists: 2 small earthquakes recorded in Pennsylvania

Scientists: 2 small earthquakes recorded in Pennsylvania


Bruce Springsteen, Seth Meyers headline veterans fundraiser

Bruce Springsteen, Seth Meyers headline veterans fundraiser


Youngstown razes East Side home used as illegal dumping site

Youngstown razes East Side home used as illegal dumping site


UPDATE | Apple's new deluxe iPhone to start at $1,100

Apple's new deluxe iPhone to start at $1,100


Steel Mill Identity Day is next Wednesday in Youngstown

Steel Mill Identity Day is next Wednesday in Youngstown


Akron City Council postpones decision on homeless camp

Akron City Council postpones decision on homeless camp


US officials call teen vaping 'epidemic,' weigh flavor ban

US officials call teen vaping 'epidemic,' weigh flavor ban


Court declines appeal from woman charged with killing 3 sons

Court declines appeal from woman charged with killing 3 sons


Some McDonald's workers vote to strike over sex harassment

Some McDonald's workers vote to strike over sex harassment


Maui hunkers down as Tropical Storm Olivia approaches Hawaii

Maui hunkers down as Tropical Storm Olivia approaches Hawaii


Pope summons bishops for February abuse prevention summit

Pope summons bishops for February abuse prevention summit


Ohio Supreme Court stays Hundley execution

Ohio Supreme Court stays Hundley execution


Great-grandson to attend fundraiser named for President Taft

Great-grandson to attend fundraiser named for President Taft


HURRICANE FLORENCE UPDATE | Florence now Category 3 storm, still 'dangerous'

Florence now Category 3 storm, still 'dangerous'


Realist master exhibit to open at Butler

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN “Legends,” an exhibition of life-size paintings by super-realist artist


Teens know the pros and cons

If we think teens are oblivious to the dangers of social media, we might be wrong. According to a


Can ‘SNL’ chief Lorne Michaels invigorate awards show?

An Emmy MAKEOVER Can ‘SNL’ chief Lorne Michaels invigorate awards show? Lorne Michaels hopes to


Attorneys for ex-prosecutor accuse Paul Gains of stall tactics

Martin Desmond’s attorneys object to the county’s attempt to stay discovery in his employment lawsuit


Pelini: YSU players must do little things better

Bo Pelini wants his Youngstown State football team to help him so that he can help the team.


Austintown remembers ‘cost’ of Sept. 11 attacks

Dozens honored first responders and veterans who gave all in the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks


Campbell man faces 4th public indecency charge

Shedrick Nichols most recently exposed his genitals at a Boardman hotel, police report.


Expert panel discusses power, race, revitalization during City Club event

City revival experts suggest local organizing and unified local institutional leadership as priorities


Mud slows runners in Austintown

South Range’s Nick Millison and Poland’s Gianna Stanich won the Suburban League races.


Each week, this column offers recipes from Valley cookbooks. If your organization would like to have

Each week, this column offers recipes from Valley cookbooks. If your organization would like to have


Popcorn for every occasion PERFECT POPS

Family Features No matter what kind of events you have on your social calendar, you can pop up


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Food sales and dinners through Sept. 19

THURSDAY Austintown Grace Lutheran Church, 162 S. Raccoon Road, will host a drive-through stuffed


What’s in the can may surprise you

Family Features Simple, convenient and versatile, canned foods provide an array of options for


Governor’s office to host roundtable

Governor’s office to host roundtable YOUNGSTOWN The Governor’s Office of Faith-Based and


Man apologizes, gets probation for threatening cops

Marlin Ostrom told the court he did not mean harm when he went on a Facebook rant against Struthers cops.


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Mark and Allyson Turnbull, Poland, boy, Sept. 10. John


Shooting reported

Shooting reported YOUNGSTOWN Reports said a 29-year-old man was shot several times about 6:35


OSU says student died in fall from university garage

Associated Press COLUMBUS Ohio State President Michael Drake is offering condolences after a


Agenda Thursday

Agenda Thursday Crestview Local School District Vision 2020, 6 p.m., levy meeting, high-school


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Rare translucent lobster is caught off Maine coast, then thrown back STONINGTON,


ODOT proposing another intersection change in Howland

ODOT proposing another intersection change in Howland


YEARS AGO FOR SEPT. 12

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 12, the 255th day of 2018. There are 110 days left in the year.


Serve up some spice with fun party dishes

Make your next fiesta one to remember with colorful decor, festive touches and, perhaps most importantly, unique and mouthwatering recipes that bring guests back for seconds.


The top five albums on the iTunes charts for the most recent one-week sales period:

The top five albums on the iTunes charts for the most recent one-week sales period: v “Kamikaze”:


Man rejects plea twice in shooting case

Agreement called for five-year sentence


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Summary of recent criminal activity in Austintown and Canfield

A summary of recent criminal activity in Austintown and the city of Canfield


Hurricane Florence Storm closes in on Carolinas; 1.7M people warned to get out

Associated Press WILMINGTON, N.C. Motorists streamed in-land on highways converted to one-way


Ex-Trump aides push back against ‘Fear’

Associated Press WASHINGTON A new White House tell-all from journalist Bob Woodward, the


Roethlisberger, Haden, DeCastro dealing with injuries

Their availability for the Chiefs game has not been determined


Appeals court: Woman can’t take back guilty pleas

Was co-defendant in murder case


Smart outraged by early release of kidnapper

Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY A woman convicted of helping a former street preacher kidnap


TCU’s Summers switches to defense

Ty Summers was an all-district, dual-threat quarterback in high school.


Mayor bans department from buying Nike products

Associated Press KENNER, La. The mayor of a New Orleans suburb banned the city’s parks and


COLLEGE FOOTBALL

COLLEGE FOOTBALL TODAY SOUTH Coastal Carolina (1-1) at Campbell (2-0), 2 p.m. THURSDAY


Encarnacion again reaches 30 homers

Indians reduce magic number to 3


Airing of grievances at Boardman trustees meeting

Boardman fire department smokes Boardman police in ‘Battle of the Badges’


Experts: Terrorism threat has increased

Associated Press WASHINGTON Extremism poses a greater global threat today than it did 17 years


Trumbull Courthouse bell chimes back into service after long absence

Trumbull Courthouse bell chimes back into service after long absence


Board rejects rail-line request

Board rejects rail-line request WASHINGTON The U.S. Surface Transportation Board has rejected


Parks employee hired

Parks employee hired AUSTINTOWN Township trustees during their meeting this week hired Carolina


Bettman downplays merits of concussion lawsuit

Players dispute commissioner’s assertion


Coroner: Gunman wanted to kill as many as he could

Associated Press CINCINNATI The county coroner on Tuesday described the gunman in the fatal


SPORTS digest

Mount Union athlete killed by falling tree CANTON Authorities say an 18-year-old woman has been


YSU FOOTBALL NEWS & NOTES

PROMISING SIGN Youngstown State’s secondary underwent some changes in last Saturday’s 52-17 loss


Tuesday’s other Prep sports at a Glance

BOYS SOCCER South Range 1, Lakeview 0 BEAVER TOWNSHIP Quinn Pierson scored the only goal of


iPhone buzz

Apple expected to unveil bigger, pricier model today By MICHAEL LIEDTKE AP Technology Writer


O’Neill’s 3-run homer helps Cards pound Bucs

St. Louis erupts for 6 runs in 8th


US looks back on 9/11 with somber tributes

Associated Press NEW YORK Americans looked back on 9/11 Tuesday with tears and somber tributes