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3 Phantoms selected in the NHL Draft

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Three Youngstown Phantoms were selected on day two of the NHL Draft in Dallas. 

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Crash in Mercer leaves woman severely injured

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A crash in Mercer County Saturday morning left a woman severely injured. Pennsylvania State Police say the crash happened around 8 a.m. on Franklin Road in Coolspring Township. 

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Power returned to most in Mercer County after mass outage

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Almost all power has been restored to customers in Mercer County after a transmission line issue left about 21,000 homes in the dark Saturday. 

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Farrell man murdered in Sharon

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Sharon police are investigating after a man is murdered. 

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Howland robbery suspects behind bars

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Authorities in Howland say there are now three suspects behind bars in connection to a shooting in the township.

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Dunkin' Donuts on Boardman Poland Road honors long time employee Video included

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A major grand opening at Dunkin Donuts took place on Boardman Poland Road on Saturday. It was an especially big day for one employee, who was recognized for 25 years of awesome service.  At the newly renovated Dunkin Donuts on Boardman Poland Road there is plenty of space to sit and enjoy a great cup of coffee, beverage, and food, although the decor has changed,  the faces of friendly employees have not. Today at its grand opening at the Poland Dunkin Donuts, employee Pau...

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Hot Rod Super Nationals continues in Canfield

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The second day of the Hot Rod Super Nationals got underway earlier this morning at the Canfield Fairgrounds.   Spectators poured in to see muscle cars, classic cars, and even buy parts for hot rods their putting together at home. While many cars turned heads this year, it was a new Packard exhibit that got the attention of many. Promoters say they wanted to pay tribute to the classic cars that were built right here in the Valley.  Lee Hartman, a promoter for Hot Rod Super ... More>>

Students build microcomputers at Valley Christian STEM Camp

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It's summer camp season, from basketball camps to vacation bible school to STEM Camp this week in Youngstown; a chance for students to build their own computers. All week long, a room full of kids at Youngstown's Lewis Center pounded away on keyboards connected to tiny little computers they built themselves. 

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Ohio Supreme Court denies Yavorcik's request to reinstate law license

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The Ohio Supreme Court denied Attorney Martin Yavorcik's motion to dismiss an interim suspension of his license to practice law on Friday. This ruling came after a court of appeals overturned his conviction in the Oakhill Renaissance Place corruption case. RELATED COVERAGE: http://www.wfmj.com/story/38160921/boardman-attorneys-oakhill-corruption-convictionsent-back-to-lower-court Reports stated that due to protocol the Supreme Court has not given a reason as to why they declin... More>>

Elderly man found alive in ditch in Southington Twp.

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The Trumbull County Sheriff's Office is investigating after an elderly man was hit by a vehicle Friday night. 

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North Jackson woman killed in traffic accident

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A two-car accident took place in North Jackson around 6 p.m. on Friday. According to officials, one car failed to yield and struck a truck. The truck then rolled over into a ditch, and then into a field on it's top. One person is reported by police to have non-life-threatening injuries. The intersection of Blott and Rosemont is currently closed. Officers say it will hopefully be open by 9 p.m.  

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Police say drivers should prepare for traffic

Extra patrols planned for Route 224 Super Nats parade, party

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If your driving plans include Route 224 in Canfield and Boardman any night this weekend, plan on seeing more police and state troopers. 

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Mahoning Valley government leaders back from Washington D.C.

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A group of Mahoning Valley government and business leaders are back from Washington, DC. The goal of the trip was to educate federal officials on the Valley's top priorities. Those priorities included attracting a missile defense site to camp Ravenna, protecting and maybe expanding the Youngstown air reserve station, and revitalizing the Mahoning River from end to end. Guy Coviello, Vice President of Government Affairs, told 21 News, "We think other communities have done very ... More>>

Ohio: Hepatitis A Outbreak

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According to the Ohio Department of Health, they, along with local health departments are looking into an increased number of hepatitis A cases in Ohio. The odh.ohio.gov site said that they have declared a "statewide community outbreak of Hepatitis A after observing an increase in cases linked to certain risk factors since the beginning of 2018.  Reports stated that outbreaks have been taking place in many states across the United States. The Ohio Department of Health wro...

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State agents seize liquor from Warren store amid allegations of online rebate scam

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The shelves are empty at a Warren liquor store amid allegations that some employees were using the product to obtain cash from an online rebate app.  

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Three recognized as heroes for helping during Howland mass shooting

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Three members of the Howland community unknowingly put their lives in imminent danger last February. They thought they were helping car accident victims and instead came face to face with a gun and a killer. It was on Route 46 last year when Nasser Hamad opened fire on a van full of people.  Killing two people and injuring three others, while also firing his weapon across the busy highway. That's when an off-duty firefighter, and a nurse and her son stopped to help.  It wa... More>>

Campbell woman indicted on counts of rape and sexual battery

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A Campbell woman was indicted on two separate charges by the Mahoning County Court of Common Pleas on Thursday. 32-year-old Brittany Harmouche was indicted on one count of rape, and a second count of sexual battery. Police said that Harmouche engaged in sexual conduct with a male victim on January 5, 2018. The victim is reported by police to have some mental deficiencies, making his ability to consent or resist impaired. The prosecutor's office said that the victim is a ... More>>

Bridal pop-up shop taking place at Liberty Goodwill on Saturday

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A special one-day bridal event is taking place on Saturday, June 23, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Liberty Goodwill store, located at 2747 Belmont Avenue in Youngstown.  According to Goodwill representatives, 'Say Yes to the Goodwill Dress' is an event that will feature a large selection of bridal gowns at a discounted price. Most of the gowns are going to be up to 75% off of original price. Representatives say that guests at the event will be able to enjoy free refreshme...

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Government says Masury home health business failed to pay workers overtime

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The U.S. Department of Labor is accusing the owner of a Trumbull County home health care provider of failing to pay her workers properly for overtime hours they worked visiting patients at their homes. 

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Second shift ends at GM Lordstown

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It's another benchmark day at GM Lordstown. Just over a year after the third shift was eliminated, now the second shift is gone. The sprawling GM plant which not that long ago was turning out 400 cars per shift, is a much different place now, and it's inventory yards are overflowing with thousands of Cruze's. Industry analyst say it's due to the on-going market shift away from passenger cars. "Passenger car sales are going down between 50 and 60 thousand cars a month. So far thi... More>>

Shenango Valley Chamber holds MembershipFest

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In Sharon, membership has its privileges  The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce held its inaugural membership-fest inside Brewtus Brewing in Sharon. It was a chance for business members to have lunch and talk about business growth opportunities in the Shenango Valley. "We wanted to do a fun way for people to see what the chamber is about, kick the tires so to speak, have a free lunch, prizes and give-a-ways. A way to meet people and see if it's a fit for them," said... More>>

PennDot sets up temporary worker memorial at rest stop

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People traveling interstate 80 in Pennsylvania are being asked to take caution in work zones. Penn Dot created a special workers memorial at the I-80 welcome center right by the state line in West Middlesex. The temporary memorial honors the 88 highway workers who have lost their lives in the line of duty since 1970. "All of our workers have families. We have people who rely on us. So when we are out there trying to provide a safe transportation system we need you to help us do... More>>

Hermitage roundabout concerns

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Plans for the construction of a new roundabout outside the Shenango valley mall in Hermitage is getting both praise and concern. Traffic looks like it's coming and going in five or six different directions out in front of the Shenango valley mall on route 62.  That's why PennDot is planning to put a roundabout there. But recently their plans changed from a 2 lane roundabout to a single lane. That had local businesses concerned about heavy traffic flow. "The road is heavily... More>>

Police: Suspect returns stolen Braceville sign

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Police in Braceville say a man has returned a sign that welcomes people to the township. 

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Charges filed against Newton Falls mom of injured twin infants

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Police have filed charges against a Newton Falls woman in connection with injuries suffered by her twin babies. 

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Valley companies seek workers as GM ends second shift

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As General Motors moves to just one shift of Chevy Cruze production at its assembly plant in Lordstown, area businesses are hoping to hire some of the workers losing their jobs. 

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Cleveland man gunned down at Youngstown business

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Youngstown Police have released the identity of a man shot to death Monday night at an East Side business. 

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  • Protests, facility visits planned amid immigration confusion

    Protests, facility visits planned amid immigration confusion

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:53:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). People gather at Saint Mark Catholic Church for a solidarity with migrants vigil, Thursday, June 21, 2018 in El Paso, Texas. President Donald Trump's order ending the policy of separating immigrant families at the border leaves a ...(AP Photo/Matt York). People gather at Saint Mark Catholic Church for a solidarity with migrants vigil, Thursday, June 21, 2018 in El Paso, Texas. President Donald Trump's order ending the policy of separating immigrant families at the border leaves a ...
    Protests and rallies focused around the separation of families at the US-Mexico border are scheduled this weekend, while more than two dozen congressional Democrats plan to visit detention facilities in Texas.More >>
    Protests and rallies focused around the separation of families at the US-Mexico border are scheduled this weekend, while more than two dozen congressional Democrats plan to visit detention facilities in Texas.More >>
  • Oklahoma medical pot question hinges on conservative support

    Oklahoma medical pot question hinges on conservative support

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:44 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:44:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Pastor Danny Daniels poses for a photo in front of his Better Life Community Church in Lindsay, Okla., Friday, June 15, 2018. Daniels is among a growing group of traditionally conservative Republican voters who have shifted thei...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Pastor Danny Daniels poses for a photo in front of his Better Life Community Church in Lindsay, Okla., Friday, June 15, 2018. Daniels is among a growing group of traditionally conservative Republican voters who have shifted thei...
    Here's a twist: Evangelical Christians in Oklahoma could be the reason medical marijuana is approved on Tuesday.More >>
    Here's a twist: Evangelical Christians in Oklahoma could be the reason medical marijuana is approved on Tuesday.More >>
  • Alaska city honors Guardsmen killed in crash after '64 quake

    Alaska city honors Guardsmen killed in crash after '64 quake

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:44 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:44:22 GMT
    (Photo courtesy Innovate Signs, Inc. via AP). This June 2018 photo provided by Innovative Signs, Inc. in Longwood, Fla., shows a plaque that will be dedicated Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Valdez, Alaska. The memorial honors four Alaska Air National Guar...(Photo courtesy Innovate Signs, Inc. via AP). This June 2018 photo provided by Innovative Signs, Inc. in Longwood, Fla., shows a plaque that will be dedicated Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Valdez, Alaska. The memorial honors four Alaska Air National Guar...
    A memorial will be unveiled Saturday in Valdez, Alaska, honoring four Alaska National Guard members killed during a humanitarian mission in 1964.More >>
    A memorial will be unveiled Saturday in Valdez, Alaska, honoring four Alaska National Guard members killed during a humanitarian mission in 1964.More >>
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  • First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

    First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:34:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...
    Melania Trump is visiting a Texas facility housing some of the more 2,300 migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally.More >>
    Melania Trump is visiting a Texas facility housing some of the more 2,300 migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally.More >>
  • GOP struggles to salvage immigration bill, postpones vote

    GOP struggles to salvage immigration bill, postpones vote

    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:03 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:03:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., joined by House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., left, and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, talks following a closed-door conference with fellow Rep...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., joined by House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., left, and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, talks following a closed-door conference with fellow Rep...
    An ambitious House GOP immigration overhaul is teetering ahead of voting.More >>
    An ambitious House GOP immigration overhaul is teetering ahead of voting.More >>
  • Supporters of Trump steadfast despite immigration uproar

    Supporters of Trump steadfast despite immigration uproar

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:33:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion on protecting American workers in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion on protecting American workers in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
    Trump supporters steadfast even as photos of children in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage.More >>
    Trump supporters steadfast even as photos of children in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage.More >>
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  • Koko the gorilla used smarts, empathy to help change views

    Koko the gorilla used smarts, empathy to help change views

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:24:53 GMT
    Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language, has died in her sleep at the foundation's preserve in California's Sana Cruz mountains on Tuesday.More >>
    Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language, has died in her sleep at the foundation's preserve in California's Sana Cruz mountains on Tuesday.More >>
  • Serena Williams: Young boys need domestic abuse education

    Serena Williams: Young boys need domestic abuse education

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:53:58 GMT
    (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP). Professional tennis player Serena Williams appears at an event to launch a national street art campaign with Allstate Foundation Purple Purse to make domestic violence and financial abuse visible, at TicTail Market...(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP). Professional tennis player Serena Williams appears at an event to launch a national street art campaign with Allstate Foundation Purple Purse to make domestic violence and financial abuse visible, at TicTail Market...
    Serena Williams says young boys, and girls, need to educated about the dangers of domestic abuse.More >>
    Serena Williams says young boys, and girls, need to educated about the dangers of domestic abuse.More >>
  • Tariffs stir unrest among American whiskey producers

    Tariffs stir unrest among American whiskey producers

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:34:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...
    American distilleries have watched warily as the threat of tariffs from Europe ratcheted up in recent weeks.More >>
    American distilleries have watched warily as the threat of tariffs from Europe ratcheted up in recent weeks.More >>
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