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Salem closing eight railroad crossings Tuesday


People driving through the city of Salem will encounter some extra obstacles on Tuesday. More>>

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Weather clears up for Buhl Day celebration in Hermitage

The 35th annual Buhl Daybegan with a community parade and continues with a day of events that are fun and inspiring for young and old.Buhl Park in Hermitage isthe setting for what has become a day long tradition for families that flock to Mercer County every Labor Day.Music, live entertainment, children's games and activities, inflatable rides, petting zoo, pony rides, puppet shows, and an art and photography show are just part of the fun.Some of the most popular annual events include a car s... More>>

Rain dilutes Sunday Canfield Fair attendance


Canfield Fair attendance remained strong Friday but dipped over the weekend. More>>

St. Clair police identify body found along roadside


Police are conducting interviews in hopes of finding the circumstances leading up to the death of aGlenmoor area man. More>>

Austintown Elementary School offers calming environment for students


Austintown schools are taking a proactive approach to helping young students deal with the sometimes overwhelming sights and sounds they experience at school. More>>

Boardman business is target of repeated thefts


The owner of a Boardman business hopes surveillance pictures can help solve a series of thefts at his company. More>>

Candidates for YSU Provost face open forums this week


Now that Jim Tressel is President of Youngstown State University , the efforts begin this weekto narrow down the field of candidates who want to lead and coordinate academic departments and programs at YSU. More>>

Lisbon man a suspect in business break-ins

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Police say they have arrested a Lisbon man, who is a suspect in several cases of breaking and entering.Surveillance video helped lead to the arrest of 45-year-old Robert McMasters on Sunday. More>>

Ohio Democrats try to rally with labor


Ohio Democrats have their work cut out for them as they try to rally support at Labor Day gatherings.

YSU President Tressel and college deans to take Ice Bucket Challenge

Jim Tressel is accustomed to having buckets of ice cold Gatorade dumped on him after winning several NCAA football championships as former coach of the Penguins and Ohio State University Buckeyes. More>>

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