21 News RSS Feed - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

  • Hot ClicksHot ClicksMore>>

  • US air quality is slipping after years of improvement

    US air quality is slipping after years of improvement

    Friday, June 21 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-06-21 19:41:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). FILE - This combination of Dec. 13 and 17, 2018 photos shows the Utah State Capitol during clear and an inversion day in Salt Lake City. Inversions hover over Salt Lake City as cold, stagnant air settles in the bowl-shaped mount...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). FILE - This combination of Dec. 13 and 17, 2018 photos shows the Utah State Capitol during clear and an inversion day in Salt Lake City. Inversions hover over Salt Lake City as cold, stagnant air settles in the bowl-shaped mount...
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). FILE - This combination of Dec. 13 and 17, 2018 photos shows the Utah State Capitol during clear and an inversion day in Salt Lake City. Inversions hover over Salt Lake City as cold, stagnant air settles in the bowl-shaped mount...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). FILE - This combination of Dec. 13 and 17, 2018 photos shows the Utah State Capitol during clear and an inversion day in Salt Lake City. Inversions hover over Salt Lake City as cold, stagnant air settles in the bowl-shaped mount...
    America's air has been steadily getting cleaner, but the last two years that's not been the case with more unhealthy air.More >>
    America's air has been steadily getting cleaner, but the last two years that's not been the case with more unhealthy air.More >>
  • Thou shalt not steal thy neighbor's surveillance camera

    Thou shalt not steal thy neighbor's surveillance camera

    Friday, June 21 2019 8:40 AM EDT2019-06-21 12:40:27 GMT
    Louisiana authorities say a burglar was quickly caught because the newly installed surveillance camera he stole from a neighbor livestreamed the theft as the owner watched.More >>
    Louisiana authorities say a burglar was quickly caught because the newly installed surveillance camera he stole from a neighbor livestreamed the theft as the owner watched.More >>
  • Police: Man faked heart attack while accomplice robbed store

    Police: Man faked heart attack while accomplice robbed store

    Friday, June 21 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-06-21 11:31:52 GMT
    Police say a man faked a heart attack in a Massachusetts convenience store while his accomplice hopped over the counter to steal money from the register.More >>
    Police say a man faked a heart attack in a Massachusetts convenience store while his accomplice hopped over the counter to steal money from the register.More >>
  • More NewsMore>>

  • Traffic slowed on Route 11 as FirstEnergy works on lines

    Traffic slowed on Route 11 as FirstEnergy works on lines

    Monday, June 24 2019 10:03 AM EDT2019-06-24 14:03:16 GMT

    If you found yourself stalled in traffic along Route 11 in Trumbull County Monday morning, you weren't alone.

    More >>

    If you found yourself stalled in traffic along Route 11 in Trumbull County Monday morning, you weren't alone.

    More >>
  • Statewide alert issued for missing Ravenna man

    Statewide alert issued for missing Ravenna man

    Monday, June 24 2019 9:40 AM EDT2019-06-24 13:40:17 GMT

    A statewide Missing Adult Alert has been issued by the Portage County Sheriff's Office for an 82-year-old man suffering from Dementia.

    More >>

    A statewide Missing Adult Alert has been issued by the Portage County Sheriff's Office for an 82-year-old man suffering from Dementia.

    More >>
  • Youngstown police investigate shooting of 23-year-old woman

    Youngstown police investigate shooting of 23-year-old woman

    Monday, June 24 2019 9:22 AM EDT2019-06-24 13:22:55 GMT

    Youngstown Police are trying to find out more about the shooting of a woman over the weekend. 

    More >>

    Youngstown Police are trying to find out more about the shooting of a woman over the weekend. 

    More >>
  • Home Savings robbery suspect brought back to Youngstown

    Home Savings robbery suspect brought back to Youngstown

    Monday, June 24 2019 8:16 AM EDT2019-06-24 12:16:23 GMT

    A Youngstown man who is suspected of robbing and East Side back has been brought back to the Valley to face charges.

    More >>

    A Youngstown man who is suspected of robbing and East Side back has been brought back to the Valley to face charges.

    More >>
  • Brown pushes bill to keep track of U.S. jobs shipped overseas

    Brown pushes bill to keep track of U.S. jobs shipped overseas

    Monday, June 24 2019 7:22 AM EDT2019-06-24 11:22:33 GMT

    U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown is scheduled to meet with steelworkers in Warren on Monday as he reintroduces legislation that he says will hold companies more accountable when the send jobs overseas.

    More >>

    U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown is scheduled to meet with steelworkers in Warren on Monday as he reintroduces legislation that he says will hold companies more accountable when the send jobs overseas.

    More >>
  • Hubbard man called 'person of interest' in fatal stabbing of wife

    Hubbard man called 'person of interest' in fatal stabbing of wife

    Monday, June 24 2019 7:05 AM EDT2019-06-24 11:05:54 GMT

    Investigators are calling a Hubbard man a person of interest in the fatal stabbing of his wife outside a Coitsville motel. 

    More >>

    Investigators are calling a Hubbard man a person of interest in the fatal stabbing of his wife outside a Coitsville motel. 

    More >>
  • Showers return this evening along with high humidity

    Showers return this evening along with high humidity

    Monday, June 24 2019 6:56 AM EDT2019-06-24 10:56:37 GMT
    @emilyfrazzwfmj Monday Forecast- SLIGHT severe weather risk. Gusty showers and storms are likely the second half of the day. We can see high winds and heavy downpours. Stay weather aware throughout the day and download the Storm Tracker 21 App. pic.twitter.com/KybqE0y21T — StormTracker 21 (@StormTracker21) June 24, 2019 Rain can’t be ruled out as you head out the door for the morning commute. The first half of the day will remain mainly quiet. Temperatures will increa...More >>
    @emilyfrazzwfmj Monday Forecast- SLIGHT severe weather risk. Gusty showers and storms are likely the second half of the day. We can see high winds and heavy downpours. Stay weather aware throughout the day and download the Storm Tracker 21 App. pic.twitter.com/KybqE0y21T — StormTracker 21 (@StormTracker21) June 24, 2019 Rain can’t be ruled out as you head out the door for the morning commute. The first half of the day will remain mainly quiet. Temperatures will increa...More >>
  • Columbiana police team wins three gold medals in K-9 competition

    Columbiana police team wins three gold medals in K-9 competition

    Monday, June 24 2019 6:51 AM EDT2019-06-24 10:51:00 GMT

    People living in the City of Columbiana have an award winning K-9 team keeping watch over them. 

    More >>

    People living in the City of Columbiana have an award winning K-9 team keeping watch over them. 

    More >>
  • Two-thousand winners pick 0-0-0-0 in Carolina Lottery

    Two-thousand winners pick 0-0-0-0 in Carolina Lottery

    Monday, June 24 2019 6:48 AM EDT2019-06-24 10:48:13 GMT

    The numbers 0-0-0-0 in Saturday afternoon’s Carolina Pick 4 drawing added up to a $7.8 million win for lottery players, the most ever won in a single drawing in the game. 

    More >>

    The numbers 0-0-0-0 in Saturday afternoon’s Carolina Pick 4 drawing added up to a $7.8 million win for lottery players, the most ever won in a single drawing in the game. 

    More >>
  • Valley Fourth of July events and fireworks 2019

    Valley Fourth of July events and fireworks 2019

    Monday, June 24 2019 5:48 AM EDT2019-06-24 09:48:38 GMT

    Below is a list of events happening for this 4th of July celebration in the Valley. 

    More >>

    Below is a list of events happening for this 4th of July celebration in the Valley. 

    More >>
  • Former congressman Joe Sestak launches presidential campaign

    Former congressman Joe Sestak launches presidential campaign

    Monday, June 24 2019 5:32 AM EDT2019-06-24 09:32:05 GMT

     Former Pennsylvania congressman Joe Sestak has become the latest Democrat to enter the presidential race.

    More >>

     Former Pennsylvania congressman Joe Sestak has become the latest Democrat to enter the presidential race.

    More >>
  • Final budget talks expected to address coal reclamation cuts

    Final budget talks expected to address coal reclamation cuts

    Monday, June 24 2019 5:26 AM EDT2019-06-24 09:26:28 GMT

    An Ohio Senate decision to cut funding Republican Gov. Mike DeWine budgeted for reclaiming abandoned coal mining sites is expected to arise during budget compromise talks this week. 

    More >>

    An Ohio Senate decision to cut funding Republican Gov. Mike DeWine budgeted for reclaiming abandoned coal mining sites is expected to arise during budget compromise talks this week. 

    More >>
  • Ohio says shutting Michigan pipeline would impact refineries

    Ohio says shutting Michigan pipeline would impact refineries

    Monday, June 24 2019 5:24 AM EDT2019-06-24 09:24:47 GMT

    Operators of refineries in Ohio say a potential shutdown of a Great Lakes oil pipeline in Michigan could push up their costs or even force them to close. 

    More >>

    Operators of refineries in Ohio say a potential shutdown of a Great Lakes oil pipeline in Michigan could push up their costs or even force them to close. 

    More >>
  • Medical groups warn climate change is a 'health emergency'

    Medical groups warn climate change is a 'health emergency'

    Monday, June 24 2019 5:16 AM EDT2019-06-24 09:16:04 GMT

    Dozens of medical and public health groups are aligning to push for a series of consensus commitments to combat climate change, bluntly defined by the organizations as "a health emergency." 

    More >>

    Dozens of medical and public health groups are aligning to push for a series of consensus commitments to combat climate change, bluntly defined by the organizations as "a health emergency." 

    More >>
  • Woman dead after Newton Falls house fire

    Woman dead after Newton Falls house fire

    Monday, June 24 2019 5:04 AM EDT2019-06-24 09:04:16 GMT

    A 42-year-old woman has died following a house fire in Newton Falls. 

    More >>

    A 42-year-old woman has died following a house fire in Newton Falls. 

    More >>
  • Hundreds turn out to remember teen killed in Warren ATV accident

    Hundreds turn out to remember teen killed in Warren ATV accident

    Sunday, June 23 2019 10:33 PM EDT2019-06-24 02:33:52 GMT

    Hundreds turned out to remember a 17-year-old who passed away after an ATV accident in Warren Friday night. People gathered on Parkwood Drive to honor Jeremiah Barnes Sunday afternoon with a walk. His family, friends and the community remembered him for his sense of humor and kindness, among other positive attributes.  "Nobody was a stranger. He was willing to help anybody that he could in any way that he could," said his mother, Alethea Barnes. A friend a...

    More >>

    Hundreds turned out to remember a 17-year-old who passed away after an ATV accident in Warren Friday night. People gathered on Parkwood Drive to honor Jeremiah Barnes Sunday afternoon with a walk. His family, friends and the community remembered him for his sense of humor and kindness, among other positive attributes.  "Nobody was a stranger. He was willing to help anybody that he could in any way that he could," said his mother, Alethea Barnes. A friend a...

    More >>
  • More than 20,000 containers of baby formula recalled

    More than 20,000 containers of baby formula recalled

    Sunday, June 23 2019 3:03 PM EDT2019-06-23 19:03:50 GMT
    Perrigo Company plc has issued a voluntary nationwide recall for 35-ounce, 992-gram containers of Parent's Choice Advantage Infant Formula Milk-Based Powder with Iron. The product, sold exclusively at Walmart, is being recalled due to the potential presence of metal foreign matter in a single lot of the product (C26EVFV). A total of 23,388 containers are affected by this recall. Recalled products have the Lot Code C26EVFV and a "use by" date of Februar...More >>
    Perrigo Company plc has issued a voluntary nationwide recall for 35-ounce, 992-gram containers of Parent's Choice Advantage Infant Formula Milk-Based Powder with Iron. The product, sold exclusively at Walmart, is being recalled due to the potential presence of metal foreign matter in a single lot of the product (C26EVFV). A total of 23,388 containers are affected by this recall. Recalled products have the Lot Code C26EVFV and a "use by" date of Februar...More >>
  • Grove City man killed in accident identified

    Grove City man killed in accident identified

    Sunday, June 23 2019 2:40 PM EDT2019-06-23 18:40:15 GMT
    Pennsylvania State Troopers have identified the man killed in an accident in Slippery Rock Township Saturday.  Troopers say the victim, 29-year-old Ian Campbell of Grove City, was traveling at a high rate of speed heading East on SR 108 near Branchton Road when he lost control of his vehicle.  According to Troopers, Campbell was ejected from the vehicle as it overturned. Campbell was flown to Allegheny General Hospital but later died from his injuries. More >>
    Pennsylvania State Troopers have identified the man killed in an accident in Slippery Rock Township Saturday.  Troopers say the victim, 29-year-old Ian Campbell of Grove City, was traveling at a high rate of speed heading East on SR 108 near Branchton Road when he lost control of his vehicle.  According to Troopers, Campbell was ejected from the vehicle as it overturned. Campbell was flown to Allegheny General Hospital but later died from his injuries. More >>
  • COVER STORY: Salem one year after Fresh Mark immigration raid

    COVER STORY: Salem one year after Fresh Mark immigration raid

    Sunday, June 23 2019 2:31 PM EDT2019-06-23 18:31:10 GMT

    President Donald Trump is vowing mass immigration arrests starting this week. The announcement comes shortly after the one year anniversary of the largest work place immigration raid in U.S. history, at the Fresh Mark Plant in Salem.  More than 100 were arrested at the meat packing plant. In this week's Cover Story we explore what impact the immigration raid had on the city of Salem andd one of it's largest employers. It was on June 19th of 2018, when U.S. Customs and Enforcem...

    More >>

    President Donald Trump is vowing mass immigration arrests starting this week. The announcement comes shortly after the one year anniversary of the largest work place immigration raid in U.S. history, at the Fresh Mark Plant in Salem.  More than 100 were arrested at the meat packing plant. In this week's Cover Story we explore what impact the immigration raid had on the city of Salem andd one of it's largest employers. It was on June 19th of 2018, when U.S. Customs and Enforcem...

    More >>
  • Bottled water found to have violative arsenic levels

    Bottled water found to have violative arsenic levels

    Sunday, June 23 2019 1:35 PM EDT2019-06-23 17:35:11 GMT
    Keurig Dr Pepper has issued a voluntary removal Peñafiel unflavored mineral spring water products, imported from Mexico, as a result of the discovery of violative levels of arsenic. All unflavored Peñafiel mineral spring water products, including 600mL and 1.5L of all date codes, are included in the withdrawal. The product is packaged in PET bottle formats.  Those who have purchased these products can return them to their retailer for a fu...More >>
    Keurig Dr Pepper has issued a voluntary removal Peñafiel unflavored mineral spring water products, imported from Mexico, as a result of the discovery of violative levels of arsenic. All unflavored Peñafiel mineral spring water products, including 600mL and 1.5L of all date codes, are included in the withdrawal. The product is packaged in PET bottle formats.  Those who have purchased these products can return them to their retailer for a fu...More >>
  • Man seriously injured in dirt bike crash in Columbiana County

    Man seriously injured in dirt bike crash in Columbiana County

    Sunday, June 23 2019 12:07 PM EDT2019-06-23 16:07:45 GMT
    Troopers say a man was seriously injured after crashing his dirt bike on Lippincott Road just north of US 30 Saturday night.  The man, 27-year-old Brandon Purvis of Minerva, was riding the Honda CRF 450 southbound around 9:30 p.m. when the accident occurred.  According to a press release from the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Purvis lost control of the bike, overturned and was ejected, striking his head on the roadway, he was not wearing a helmet.  Purvis sustained...More >>
    Troopers say a man was seriously injured after crashing his dirt bike on Lippincott Road just north of US 30 Saturday night.  The man, 27-year-old Brandon Purvis of Minerva, was riding the Honda CRF 450 southbound around 9:30 p.m. when the accident occurred.  According to a press release from the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Purvis lost control of the bike, overturned and was ejected, striking his head on the roadway, he was not wearing a helmet.  Purvis sustained...More >>
  • Gorgeous end to the weekend; showers and storms Monday

    Gorgeous end to the weekend; showers and storms Monday

    Sunday, June 23 2019 6:20 AM EDT2019-06-23 10:20:33 GMT
    Another beautiful Summer day is on tap for the Valley! Look for mostly sunny skies Sunday and a high in the low 80s; clouds increase overnight with showers and perhaps a thunderstorm by daybreak; lows overnight in the low 60s. Monday will see a chance of showers and storms late in the evening. A few may produce strong winds: It will be more humid Monday with a high in the low 80s Tuesday will be partly sunny with a slight chance of a shower late in the day and highs in the low 80s...More >>
    Another beautiful Summer day is on tap for the Valley! Look for mostly sunny skies Sunday and a high in the low 80s; clouds increase overnight with showers and perhaps a thunderstorm by daybreak; lows overnight in the low 60s. Monday will see a chance of showers and storms late in the evening. A few may produce strong winds: It will be more humid Monday with a high in the low 80s Tuesday will be partly sunny with a slight chance of a shower late in the day and highs in the low 80s...More >>
  • Warren G. Harding student passes away after ATV accident

    Warren G. Harding student passes away after ATV accident

    Sunday, June 23 2019 12:39 AM EDT2019-06-23 04:39:02 GMT

    A Warren G. Harding student has passed away following an ATV accident Friday night. Jerimiah Barnes, 17, passed away after the accident along Parkwood Drive around 7:30 p.m.  Dispatchers say another person was taken to the hospital. It's unclear what their condition is or who was driving. Warren's Mayor Doug Franklin took to Facebook to say words cannot express the sense of loss that him and the community feel. Warren G. Harding High School Principal, Dante Ca...

    More >>

    A Warren G. Harding student has passed away following an ATV accident Friday night. Jerimiah Barnes, 17, passed away after the accident along Parkwood Drive around 7:30 p.m.  Dispatchers say another person was taken to the hospital. It's unclear what their condition is or who was driving. Warren's Mayor Doug Franklin took to Facebook to say words cannot express the sense of loss that him and the community feel. Warren G. Harding High School Principal, Dante Ca...

    More >>
  • Gucci Mane takes stage at Youngstown Amphitheatre

    Gucci Mane takes stage at Youngstown Amphitheatre

    Saturday, June 22 2019 11:53 PM EDT2019-06-23 03:53:54 GMT

    Rapper Gucci Mane took the stage in Youngstown in front a large crowd as the first paid ticketed event at the Amphitheatre. Saturday was the first time the venue hosted a national act and Rapper Gucci Mane attracted more than 2,000 people. Some people made the trip from Cleveland to see their favorite rapper. Last week, The Donnie Iris and Michael Stanley concert was cancelled and re-scheduled for July 27 after a stretch of bad weather. Organizers say they were relieved ...

    More >>

    Rapper Gucci Mane took the stage in Youngstown in front a large crowd as the first paid ticketed event at the Amphitheatre. Saturday was the first time the venue hosted a national act and Rapper Gucci Mane attracted more than 2,000 people. Some people made the trip from Cleveland to see their favorite rapper. Last week, The Donnie Iris and Michael Stanley concert was cancelled and re-scheduled for July 27 after a stretch of bad weather. Organizers say they were relieved ...

    More >>
  • OVI Checkpoint in Boardman Saturday night

    OVI Checkpoint in Boardman Saturday night

    Saturday, June 22 2019 10:10 PM EDT2019-06-23 02:10:33 GMT
    The Mahoning County OVI Task Force is conducting a checkpoint in Boardman Saturday night. It will be on Market Street at Hillman. The checkpoint starts at 10:30 p.m. and runs until 2:30 a.m. Saturation patrols will also be out this weekend.More >>
    The Mahoning County OVI Task Force is conducting a checkpoint in Boardman Saturday night. It will be on Market Street at Hillman. The checkpoint starts at 10:30 p.m. and runs until 2:30 a.m. Saturation patrols will also be out this weekend.More >>
  • First Warren Pride Festival underway

    First Warren Pride Festival underway

    Saturday, June 22 2019 7:09 PM EDT2019-06-22 23:09:45 GMT

    The first documented Pride Festival in the City of Warren is underway. The festival at Courthouse Square downtown kicked off Saturday at 12:30 p.m. with a Pride Parade. There are 80 vendors, music and there's even an area for kids with bounce houses and games. An organizer says they hadn't realized the city never hosted some type of Pride Festival until they started planning, and they even celebrated another first on Saturday. Daniel Tirabassi from Full Spectrum says the firs...

    More >>

    The first documented Pride Festival in the City of Warren is underway. The festival at Courthouse Square downtown kicked off Saturday at 12:30 p.m. with a Pride Parade. There are 80 vendors, music and there's even an area for kids with bounce houses and games. An organizer says they hadn't realized the city never hosted some type of Pride Festival until they started planning, and they even celebrated another first on Saturday. Daniel Tirabassi from Full Spectrum says the firs...

    More >>
  • Masury man killed in accident involving semi identified

    Masury man killed in accident involving semi identified

    Saturday, June 22 2019 3:16 PM EDT2019-06-22 19:16:06 GMT

    A Masury man was killed in an accident involving a semi-truck in Streetsboro Friday morning. Police say the victim, identified as 27-year-old Shayne Owens, struck the rear end of the stopped semi, causing his vehicle to spin off of the road and flip.  The incident happened on SR 14 just before 10:30 a.m.  The driver of the semi, a 50-year-old man from Newton Falls was taken to University Hospital Portage Medical Campus following the accident.  Police ...

    More >>

    A Masury man was killed in an accident involving a semi-truck in Streetsboro Friday morning. Police say the victim, identified as 27-year-old Shayne Owens, struck the rear end of the stopped semi, causing his vehicle to spin off of the road and flip.  The incident happened on SR 14 just before 10:30 a.m.  The driver of the semi, a 50-year-old man from Newton Falls was taken to University Hospital Portage Medical Campus following the accident.  Police ...

    More >>
  • Third Trumbull County park closed for flood waters

    Third Trumbull County park closed for flood waters

    Saturday, June 22 2019 2:56 PM EDT2019-06-22 18:56:58 GMT
    The Trumbull County MetroParks has added a third park to the list of locations closed as a result of recent flooding.  Foster MetroPark in Newton Falls is the third park added to the list that began Monday with Thomas Swift MetroPark in Braceville Township, and Canoe City MetroPark in Warren Township. Officials say the parks are closed for the safety of the public and will be reopened when flood waters recede and cleanup is completed.  RELATED COVERAGE: High water sh...More >>
    The Trumbull County MetroParks has added a third park to the list of locations closed as a result of recent flooding.  Foster MetroPark in Newton Falls is the third park added to the list that began Monday with Thomas Swift MetroPark in Braceville Township, and Canoe City MetroPark in Warren Township. Officials say the parks are closed for the safety of the public and will be reopened when flood waters recede and cleanup is completed.  RELATED COVERAGE: High water sh...More >>
  • Sharon man charged after investigation into sexual abuse over an 11-year period

    Sharon man charged after investigation into sexual abuse over an 11-year period

    Saturday, June 22 2019 2:22 PM EDT2019-06-22 18:22:13 GMT

    A Sharon man is in the Mercer County Jail after Pennsylvania State Troopers investigated alleged sexual abuse over an 11-year period.  The man, 68-year-old Richard Kephart faces charges of aggravated indecent assault of a child, unlawful contact with a minor, indecent assault of a child, corruption of minors and endangering the welfare of a child.  The alleged sexual abuse took place while the victim was between the ages of five and 16.  Kephart was taken into custod...

    More >>

    A Sharon man is in the Mercer County Jail after Pennsylvania State Troopers investigated alleged sexual abuse over an 11-year period.  The man, 68-year-old Richard Kephart faces charges of aggravated indecent assault of a child, unlawful contact with a minor, indecent assault of a child, corruption of minors and endangering the welfare of a child.  The alleged sexual abuse took place while the victim was between the ages of five and 16.  Kephart was taken into custod...

    More >>
  • Shoplifters take $300 worth of clothes in Grove City

    Shoplifters take $300 worth of clothes in Grove City

    Saturday, June 22 2019 1:49 PM EDT2019-06-22 17:49:29 GMT
    Pennsylvania State Troopers report that suspects stole more than $300 worth of clothing from the Adidas outlet in Grove City.  According to a police report, the suspects put the clothing into shopping bags and left the store without paying Thursday evening.  Stolen items include kids track pants, leggings, jerseys and shirts.  Police believe the suspects left in a Chevy Suburban.  The investigation is ongoing at this time. More >>
    Pennsylvania State Troopers report that suspects stole more than $300 worth of clothing from the Adidas outlet in Grove City.  According to a police report, the suspects put the clothing into shopping bags and left the store without paying Thursday evening.  Stolen items include kids track pants, leggings, jerseys and shirts.  Police believe the suspects left in a Chevy Suburban.  The investigation is ongoing at this time. More >>
  • TAG recovers suspected meth, pills and handguns in Kinsman

    TAG recovers suspected meth, pills and handguns in Kinsman

    Saturday, June 22 2019 1:22 PM EDT2019-06-22 17:22:18 GMT
    Agents with TAG Drug Task Force, the Kinsman Township Police and their K9 officer executed a search warrant on what they describe as a known drug house in Kinsman Township Thursday. They executed the search warrant at 6451 Yoder Street and say they recovered around 47 grams of suspected crystal meth, pills and two handguns.   Two people, 44-year-old Ryan Mullett, and Nicole Hines were arrested during the search.  Mullett was booked into the Trumbu...More >>
    Agents with TAG Drug Task Force, the Kinsman Township Police and their K9 officer executed a search warrant on what they describe as a known drug house in Kinsman Township Thursday. They executed the search warrant at 6451 Yoder Street and say they recovered around 47 grams of suspected crystal meth, pills and two handguns.   Two people, 44-year-old Ryan Mullett, and Nicole Hines were arrested during the search.  Mullett was booked into the Trumbu...More >>
  • A gorgeous weekend ahead of a Summery week!

    A gorgeous weekend ahead of a Summery week!

    Saturday, June 22 2019 5:15 AM EDT2019-06-22 09:15:38 GMT
    It's going to be an absolutely picture perfect weekend! Look for mostly sunny skies for your Saturday with low humidity and highs in the mid 70s; mostly clear tonight and comfortably cool with lows in the low 50s. Sunday looks nice with a few more clouds and a bit warmer with highs in the low 80s. There's a small chance for a shower after dark and a better chance overnight/early Monday morning. Monday will be more humid with partly sunny skies; there's a chance for some scattered sh...More >>
    It's going to be an absolutely picture perfect weekend! Look for mostly sunny skies for your Saturday with low humidity and highs in the mid 70s; mostly clear tonight and comfortably cool with lows in the low 50s. Sunday looks nice with a few more clouds and a bit warmer with highs in the low 80s. There's a small chance for a shower after dark and a better chance overnight/early Monday morning. Monday will be more humid with partly sunny skies; there's a chance for some scattered sh...More >>
  • Experts warn sports parents need to watch their behavior at youth events

    Experts warn sports parents need to watch their behavior at youth events

    Friday, June 21 2019 11:47 PM EDT2019-06-22 03:47:42 GMT

    Dr. Deirdre Adduci says poor sportsmanship at youth events can have long term adverse affects on kids. 

    More >>

    Dr. Deirdre Adduci says poor sportsmanship at youth events can have long term adverse affects on kids. 

    More >>
  • Youngstown rappers prepare to open for Gucci Mane Saturday

    Youngstown rappers prepare to open for Gucci Mane Saturday

    Friday, June 21 2019 11:45 PM EDT2019-06-22 03:45:15 GMT

    Before Gucci Mane takes the stage at the Youngstown Foundation Amphitheater, three acts from right here in the Valley will entertain the crowd.

    More >>

    Before Gucci Mane takes the stage at the Youngstown Foundation Amphitheater, three acts from right here in the Valley will entertain the crowd.

    More >>
  • UPDATE

    Trumbull Dispatch: One dead after Warren ATV crash

    Trumbull Dispatch: One dead after Warren ATV crash

    Friday, June 21 2019 11:05 PM EDT2019-06-22 03:05:31 GMT

    Reports say that CPR was initiated around 7:37 p.m. on a male victim.

    More >>

    Reports say that CPR was initiated around 7:37 p.m. on a male victim.

    More >>
  • Domestic violence seminar set for Saturday in Youngstown

    Domestic violence seminar set for Saturday in Youngstown

    Friday, June 21 2019 10:45 PM EDT2019-06-22 02:45:18 GMT

    "Stop Domestic Violence and Rape" will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Rising Star Baptist Church located at 2943 Wardle Avenue Saturday.

    More >>

    "Stop Domestic Violence and Rape" will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Rising Star Baptist Church located at 2943 Wardle Avenue Saturday.

    More >>
  • Youngstown School Board asks for help to pass House Bill 154

    Youngstown School Board asks for help to pass House Bill 154

    Friday, June 21 2019 10:30 PM EDT2019-06-22 02:30:57 GMT

    The board says to call the Governor's Office directly and relay the message that House Bill 70 has not improved the district's test scores, has removed experienced teachers or principals from the district and has caused the community elected school board to be castrated and rendered obsolete.

    More >>

    The board says to call the Governor's Office directly and relay the message that House Bill 70 has not improved the district's test scores, has removed experienced teachers or principals from the district and has caused the community elected school board to be castrated and rendered obsolete.

    More >>
  • 66th annual St. Christine Festival runs until Sunday

    66th annual St. Christine Festival runs until Sunday

    Friday, June 21 2019 9:55 PM EDT2019-06-22 01:55:15 GMT

    The festival runs from 4 p.m. until 11 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.

    More >>

    The festival runs from 4 p.m. until 11 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.

    More >>
  • Youngstown schools receive award for behavior program

    Youngstown schools receive award for behavior program

    Friday, June 21 2019 8:46 PM EDT2019-06-22 00:46:55 GMT

    PBIS is a program that sets expectations for student behavior and rewards students for positive behavior through a 'currency' that can be used to buy items from the school stores.

    More >>

    PBIS is a program that sets expectations for student behavior and rewards students for positive behavior through a 'currency' that can be used to buy items from the school stores.

    More >>
  • Trumbull Co. fatal overdoses more than double from this time last year

    Trumbull Co. fatal overdoses more than double from this time last year

    Friday, June 21 2019 8:20 PM EDT2019-06-22 00:20:06 GMT

    According to the Trumbull County Coroner's Office, the number now sits at 46 as of May 21.

    More >>

    According to the Trumbull County Coroner's Office, the number now sits at 46 as of May 21.

    More >>
  • Youngstown man convicted in 2014 New Castle murder case

    Youngstown man convicted in 2014 New Castle murder case

    Friday, June 21 2019 8:01 PM EDT2019-06-22 00:01:53 GMT
    Corey PhillipsCorey Phillips
    Corey PhillipsCorey Phillips

    Phillips was arrested in October 2014 for the murder of 23-year-old New Castle resident Jahmia Ward.

    More >>

    Phillips was arrested in October 2014 for the murder of 23-year-old New Castle resident Jahmia Ward.

    More >>
  • Ohio Senators push for disaster declaration to help farmers

    Ohio Senators push for disaster declaration to help farmers

    Friday, June 21 2019 7:40 PM EDT2019-06-21 23:40:33 GMT

    The Ohio Farm Bureau says the 2019 planting season has been the worst since the organization started tracking planing in the late 1970s.

    More >>

    The Ohio Farm Bureau says the 2019 planting season has been the worst since the organization started tracking planing in the late 1970s.

    More >>
  • The impact of rain on Valley construction projects

    The impact of rain on Valley construction projects

    Friday, June 21 2019 7:26 PM EDT2019-06-21 23:26:02 GMT

    Six hours into the first day of summer and it's been nothing but sunshine. But the residual effects of all that recent rain is still being felt across the Mahoning and Shenango Valleys. That's because almost 10 inches of rain has been measured in the last 30 days. And parts of Trumbull county remain under a Flood warning. So the next couple summer like days will be welcome news for many,  including those in the construction business. 21 News visited several job sites and lea...

    More >>

    Six hours into the first day of summer and it's been nothing but sunshine. But the residual effects of all that recent rain is still being felt across the Mahoning and Shenango Valleys. That's because almost 10 inches of rain has been measured in the last 30 days. And parts of Trumbull county remain under a Flood warning. So the next couple summer like days will be welcome news for many,  including those in the construction business. 21 News visited several job sites and lea...

    More >>
  • Hubbard Elementary student awaiting organ transplant passes away

    Hubbard Elementary student awaiting organ transplant passes away

    Friday, June 21 2019 6:57 PM EDT2019-06-21 22:57:53 GMT
    Memphis VanceMemphis Vance
    Memphis VanceMemphis Vance

    Calling hours are scheduled for Sunday, June 23 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home.

    More >>

    Calling hours are scheduled for Sunday, June 23 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home.

    More >>
  • Greenville seniors learn about opioid diversion

    Greenville seniors learn about opioid diversion

    Friday, June 21 2019 6:20 PM EDT2019-06-21 22:20:37 GMT
    Mercer County seniors got an in-depth look at just how dangerous opioids can be.  The program, "Controlling the Opioid Epidemic in our Aging and Disabled Populations", introduced seniors at the Greenville Senior Community Center to specifics about how dangerous opioid prescriptions are when not used properly.  “It’s critically important to address opioid abuse among our seniors and individuals with disabilities who are among the less-recognized victim...More >>
    Mercer County seniors got an in-depth look at just how dangerous opioids can be.  The program, "Controlling the Opioid Epidemic in our Aging and Disabled Populations", introduced seniors at the Greenville Senior Community Center to specifics about how dangerous opioid prescriptions are when not used properly.  “It’s critically important to address opioid abuse among our seniors and individuals with disabilities who are among the less-recognized victim...More >>
  • Two car crash slows traffic in Howland

    Two car crash slows traffic in Howland

    Friday, June 21 2019 5:25 PM EDT2019-06-21 21:25:02 GMT
    Traffic has been slowed in Howland Township following a two-car crash. The crash happened at the intersection of OH-82 and Howland Wilson Road SE.  One person suffered minor injuries in the crash.  Dispatchers tell 21 News they expect traffic to be flowing regularly again shortly.  Howland Township Police are on scene. More >>
    Traffic has been slowed in Howland Township following a two-car crash. The crash happened at the intersection of OH-82 and Howland Wilson Road SE.  One person suffered minor injuries in the crash.  Dispatchers tell 21 News they expect traffic to be flowing regularly again shortly.  Howland Township Police are on scene. More >>
  • Niles call center employees donate to Alzheimer's Association

    Niles call center employees donate to Alzheimer's Association

    Friday, June 21 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-06-21 21:11:30 GMT
    Employees from the Alorica call center in Niles presented the Alzheimer's Association with a check for $7,001 Friday. Alorica employees dug in their pockets for donations and today presented the check as part of a global fundraising effort, the Longest Day, during the Summer Solstice to help battle the disease. "You know it's a good cause, we realize that every 65 seconds someone is affected by this disease. Someone is going to know someone close that is going to suffer fr...More >>
    Employees from the Alorica call center in Niles presented the Alzheimer's Association with a check for $7,001 Friday. Alorica employees dug in their pockets for donations and today presented the check as part of a global fundraising effort, the Longest Day, during the Summer Solstice to help battle the disease. "You know it's a good cause, we realize that every 65 seconds someone is affected by this disease. Someone is going to know someone close that is going to suffer fr...More >>
  • Fatal shooting ends with car crashing into house

    Fatal shooting ends with car crashing into house

    Friday, June 21 2019 4:55 PM EDT2019-06-21 20:55:05 GMT

    The Trumbull County Coroner says an autopsy will be conducted in Cleveland on the body of a man found in a car that crashed into a house in Warren early Friday. 

    More >>

    The Trumbull County Coroner says an autopsy will be conducted in Cleveland on the body of a man found in a car that crashed into a house in Warren early Friday. 

    More >>
  • Update: One man dead after shooting, car crashes into Warren home

    Update: One man dead after shooting, car crashes into Warren home

    Friday, June 21 2019 4:53 PM EDT2019-06-21 20:53:09 GMT

    The Trumbull County Coroner says an autopsy will be conducted in Cleveland on the body of a man who was shot before his car crashed into a house in Warren early Friday. Just before 1 a.m., dispatchers were told of shots being fired in the area of Saratoga Street SW and Ferndale Ave. SW. That police cruiser was quickly diverted to another call where a car had plowed through the side of a house less than a mile-and-a-half away on Tod Avenue SW near Palmyra Road. When officers ar...

    More >>

    The Trumbull County Coroner says an autopsy will be conducted in Cleveland on the body of a man who was shot before his car crashed into a house in Warren early Friday. Just before 1 a.m., dispatchers were told of shots being fired in the area of Saratoga Street SW and Ferndale Ave. SW. That police cruiser was quickly diverted to another call where a car had plowed through the side of a house less than a mile-and-a-half away on Tod Avenue SW near Palmyra Road. When officers ar...

    More >>
  • Sirens tested in Hubbard, Howland and Warren

    Sirens tested in Hubbard, Howland and Warren

    Friday, June 21 2019 3:26 PM EDT2019-06-21 19:26:03 GMT

    Another Trumbull County community that didn't have working sirens when Sunday's tornadoes struck will be testing those sirens on Friday. 

    More >>

    Another Trumbull County community that didn't have working sirens when Sunday's tornadoes struck will be testing those sirens on Friday. 

    More >>
  • UPDATE

    Flooding closes several Mercer County roads

    Flooding closes several Mercer County roads

    Friday, June 21 2019 1:53 PM EDT2019-06-21 17:53:16 GMT

    PennDOT says flooding has shut down several state roads in Mercer County. 

    More >>

    PennDOT says flooding has shut down several state roads in Mercer County. 

    More >>
  • Oak Street Extension in Youngstown closed

    Oak Street Extension in Youngstown closed

    Friday, June 21 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-06-21 17:31:24 GMT
    Oak Street Extension in Youngstown has been closed between Early Road and Lamar Avenue. A press release states the reason for the closure as emergency roadway repairs. The closure is effective immediately and will remain in effect until further notice.  Officials say repairs are expected to be completed within the next few days.  A detour will be posted. More >>
    Oak Street Extension in Youngstown has been closed between Early Road and Lamar Avenue. A press release states the reason for the closure as emergency roadway repairs. The closure is effective immediately and will remain in effect until further notice.  Officials say repairs are expected to be completed within the next few days.  A detour will be posted. More >>
  • Hiring for new Boardman Michaels starting Saturday

    Hiring for new Boardman Michaels starting Saturday

    Friday, June 21 2019 1:24 PM EDT2019-06-21 17:24:26 GMT
    Hiring for the new Michaels store on Doral Drive in Boardman starts Saturday and will continue through July 12.  The store said it is looking to hire fun, highly friendly, curious and hard-working temporary team members who will have the opportunity to stay on long-term as cashiers, sales team members, personal designers, stocking team members, or return for seasonal positions.  Michaels rebranded last month and plans to reopen the Pat Catan's Arts & Crafts s...More >>
    Hiring for the new Michaels store on Doral Drive in Boardman starts Saturday and will continue through July 12.  The store said it is looking to hire fun, highly friendly, curious and hard-working temporary team members who will have the opportunity to stay on long-term as cashiers, sales team members, personal designers, stocking team members, or return for seasonal positions.  Michaels rebranded last month and plans to reopen the Pat Catan's Arts & Crafts s...More >>
  • Car thefts continue in Howland

    Car thefts continue in Howland

    Friday, June 21 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-06-21 17:11:54 GMT
    Another vehicle was stolen in Howland Township early Thursday morning. Reports indicate there have been at least seven car thefts in the area recently.  The vehicle, a white BMW X1, was taken from a driveway on Cain Drive NE just before 3:00 a.m.  The vehicle's owner told police the car was unlocked, has a push to start engine and that the key fob needed to start it was in a backpack in the backseat.  The vehicle was recovered around 4:00 a.m. Friday b...More >>
    Another vehicle was stolen in Howland Township early Thursday morning. Reports indicate there have been at least seven car thefts in the area recently.  The vehicle, a white BMW X1, was taken from a driveway on Cain Drive NE just before 3:00 a.m.  The vehicle's owner told police the car was unlocked, has a push to start engine and that the key fob needed to start it was in a backpack in the backseat.  The vehicle was recovered around 4:00 a.m. Friday b...More >>
  • Downtown Youngstown hosting "The Block Party"

    Downtown Youngstown hosting "The Block Party"

    Friday, June 21 2019 12:43 PM EDT2019-06-21 16:43:11 GMT
    Downtown Youngstown is hosting "The Block Party" on Saturday, the City of Youngstown Events and Citywide Special Projects Department announced.  Champion Street will be closed between Boardman Street and Front Street from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Saturday for the event.  Also due to rain and band rescheduling, "Party on the Plaza" has been rescheduled from this Friday to August. The next "Party on The Plaza" is scheduled to take pla...More >>
    Downtown Youngstown is hosting "The Block Party" on Saturday, the City of Youngstown Events and Citywide Special Projects Department announced.  Champion Street will be closed between Boardman Street and Front Street from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Saturday for the event.  Also due to rain and band rescheduling, "Party on the Plaza" has been rescheduled from this Friday to August. The next "Party on The Plaza" is scheduled to take pla...More >>
  • 'Operation Steel Penguin' targets illegal weapon possession in the Valley

    'Operation Steel Penguin' targets illegal weapon possession in the Valley

    Friday, June 21 2019 12:21 PM EDT2019-06-21 16:21:51 GMT

    Federal agents and Youngstown police say they're aiming to get guns out of the hands of criminals through an operation they're calling “Operation Steel Penguin”. 

    More >>

    Federal agents and Youngstown police say they're aiming to get guns out of the hands of criminals through an operation they're calling “Operation Steel Penguin”. 

    More >>
  • Ohio unemployment rate drops slightly for May, to 4.1%

    Ohio unemployment rate drops slightly for May, to 4.1%

    Friday, June 21 2019 11:53 AM EDT2019-06-21 15:53:27 GMT

    Officials say Ohio's unemployment rate dropped slightly from April to May. 

    More >>

    Officials say Ohio's unemployment rate dropped slightly from April to May. 

    More >>
  • OVI checkpoint to be held in Mahoning County Saturday

    OVI checkpoint to be held in Mahoning County Saturday

    Friday, June 21 2019 10:51 AM EDT2019-06-21 14:51:07 GMT

    The Mahoning County OVI Task Force will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday and saturation patrols through the weekend. 

    More >>

    The Mahoning County OVI Task Force will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday and saturation patrols through the weekend. 

    More >>
  • Police find Jeep suspected of hit-and-run at Austintown bar

    Police find Jeep suspected of hit-and-run at Austintown bar

    Friday, June 21 2019 10:17 AM EDT2019-06-21 14:17:08 GMT

    An Austintown man is being treated for what authorities say may be serious internal injuries after witnesses say he was struck in a township bar's parking lot by a jeep that then drove away. 

    More >>

    An Austintown man is being treated for what authorities say may be serious internal injuries after witnesses say he was struck in a township bar's parking lot by a jeep that then drove away. 

    More >>
  • Niles woman claims involvement in prostitution since age 15

    Niles woman claims involvement in prostitution since age 15

    Friday, June 21 2019 7:59 AM EDT2019-06-21 11:59:20 GMT
    Brittany OldfieldBrittany Oldfield
    Brittany OldfieldBrittany Oldfield

    A 29-year-old Niles woman has admitted that she's been involved in acts of prostitution for nearly half of her life, according to an Austintown Police report. 

    More >>

    A 29-year-old Niles woman has admitted that she's been involved in acts of prostitution for nearly half of her life, according to an Austintown Police report. 

    More >>
  • First official day of summer forecast:

    First official day of summer forecast:

    Friday, June 21 2019 7:28 AM EDT2019-06-21 11:28:10 GMT
    @emilyfrazzwfmj Friday Forecast- FIRST DAY OF SUMMER! We have a much needed quiet weekend forecast with plenty of sunshine! pic.twitter.com/FQWTIG4hfL — StormTracker 21 (@StormTracker21) June 21, 2019 Clouds will linger throughout the morning, but the sun will start creeping in this afternoon. Today will be a beautiful start to summer with temperatures in the mid-70s featuring sunshine throughout the afternoon and evening. We will have 15 hours and 8 minutes of daylight for...More >>
    @emilyfrazzwfmj Friday Forecast- FIRST DAY OF SUMMER! We have a much needed quiet weekend forecast with plenty of sunshine! pic.twitter.com/FQWTIG4hfL — StormTracker 21 (@StormTracker21) June 21, 2019 Clouds will linger throughout the morning, but the sun will start creeping in this afternoon. Today will be a beautiful start to summer with temperatures in the mid-70s featuring sunshine throughout the afternoon and evening. We will have 15 hours and 8 minutes of daylight for...More >>
  • Police find 43 packets of heroin during arrest at Shenango Twp. Sheetz

    Police find 43 packets of heroin during arrest at Shenango Twp. Sheetz

    Friday, June 21 2019 7:24 AM EDT2019-06-21 11:24:04 GMT

    Police investigating a report of a man passed out in a car in Lawrence County say they found dozens of packages of heroin and other drugs. 

    More >>

    Police investigating a report of a man passed out in a car in Lawrence County say they found dozens of packages of heroin and other drugs. 

    More >>
  • Niles man accused of stealing then selling three guitars to Calcutta music store

    Niles man accused of stealing then selling three guitars to Calcutta music store

    Friday, June 21 2019 7:05 AM EDT2019-06-21 11:05:24 GMT

    Police in a western Pennsylvania community say a Niles man stole three guitars worth more than $2,100 from a private home, then sold them at a store in Columbiana County. 

    More >>

    Police in a western Pennsylvania community say a Niles man stole three guitars worth more than $2,100 from a private home, then sold them at a store in Columbiana County. 

    More >>
  • Paratrooper training scheduled at Youngstown Air Reserve Station

    Paratrooper training scheduled at Youngstown Air Reserve Station

    Friday, June 21 2019 5:35 AM EDT2019-06-21 09:35:13 GMT

    If you see soldiers parachuting over the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport today, there's no need for concern. 

    More >>

    If you see soldiers parachuting over the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport today, there's no need for concern. 

    More >>
  • Fire breaks out at home on Youngstown's West Side

    Fire breaks out at home on Youngstown's West Side

    Friday, June 21 2019 5:09 AM EDT2019-06-21 09:09:02 GMT

    The Red Cross has been contacted to help the resident of a home on Youngstown's West Side where fire broke out early Friday. 

    More >>

    The Red Cross has been contacted to help the resident of a home on Youngstown's West Side where fire broke out early Friday. 

    More >>
  • Heavy rain and storms cause problems throughout the Valley

    Heavy rain and storms cause problems throughout the Valley

    Thursday, June 20 2019 11:22 PM EDT2019-06-21 03:22:56 GMT

    In Front of Quaker Steak and Lube, Sharon Sanitary Authority said with all the rain in a short period of time, a pipe backed up and flooded a portion of the street.

    More >>

    In Front of Quaker Steak and Lube, Sharon Sanitary Authority said with all the rain in a short period of time, a pipe backed up and flooded a portion of the street.

    More >>
  • Road closings announced for Warren's Pride in the Valley

    Road closings announced for Warren's Pride in the Valley

    Thursday, June 20 2019 11:05 PM EDT2019-06-21 03:05:47 GMT

    Mahoning Avenue from High Street to Market Street and Market Street from Mahoning Avenue to North Park Avenue are scheduled to close Friday.

    More >>

    Mahoning Avenue from High Street to Market Street and Market Street from Mahoning Avenue to North Park Avenue are scheduled to close Friday.

    More >>
  • Mahoning County turnpike plaza evacuated Thursday evening

    Mahoning County turnpike plaza evacuated Thursday evening

    Thursday, June 20 2019 10:54 PM EDT2019-06-21 02:54:16 GMT

    The plaza was able to reopen later in the evening.

    More >>

    The plaza was able to reopen later in the evening.

    More >>
  • Congressman Ryan announces $210,000 grant for Eastgate

    Congressman Ryan announces $210,000 grant for Eastgate

    Thursday, June 20 2019 10:04 PM EDT2019-06-21 02:04:36 GMT

    According to the release, the CEDS will create partnerships and focus on workforce training and education, entrepreneurship, access to capital, infrastructure and site development, business climate and quality of life.

    More >>

    According to the release, the CEDS will create partnerships and focus on workforce training and education, entrepreneurship, access to capital, infrastructure and site development, business climate and quality of life.

    More >>
  • Ohio House passes bill to aimed to remove abandoned watercraft

    Ohio House passes bill to aimed to remove abandoned watercraft

    Thursday, June 20 2019 9:37 PM EDT2019-06-21 01:37:22 GMT

    The legislation defines a junk watercraft as three years or older, apparently inoperable and has a market value of $1,500 or less.

    More >>

    The legislation defines a junk watercraft as three years or older, apparently inoperable and has a market value of $1,500 or less.

    More >>
  • Effort to connect Ohio River and Lake Erie with bike trail still ongoing

    Effort to connect Ohio River and Lake Erie with bike trail still ongoing

    Thursday, June 20 2019 9:04 PM EDT2019-06-21 01:04:20 GMT
    We've reported on it before - the effort to create roughly 100 miles of bike trail connecting Lake Erie to the Ohio River. It's a project nearly three decades in the making. So how close is the trail to being complete? An updated map of the plan that stretches through Ashtabula, Trumbull, Mahoning and Columbiana counties shows great progress, but there are still some holes. The northern point, at Lake Erie in Ashtabula County, is the final leg for the Ashtabula Metro Parks. The leg...More >>
    We've reported on it before - the effort to create roughly 100 miles of bike trail connecting Lake Erie to the Ohio River. It's a project nearly three decades in the making. So how close is the trail to being complete? An updated map of the plan that stretches through Ashtabula, Trumbull, Mahoning and Columbiana counties shows great progress, but there are still some holes. The northern point, at Lake Erie in Ashtabula County, is the final leg for the Ashtabula Metro Parks. The leg...More >>
  • Warren to start water pollution tests that could turn water green

    Warren to start water pollution tests that could turn water green

    Thursday, June 20 2019 8:52 PM EDT2019-06-21 00:52:01 GMT

    Crews will be using a tracer dye that will give water a bright green color that could sit in ditches and sewer inlets.

    More >>

    Crews will be using a tracer dye that will give water a bright green color that could sit in ditches and sewer inlets.

    More >>
  • Hearing set for man that allegedly planned to bomb Pittsburgh church

    Hearing set for man that allegedly planned to bomb Pittsburgh church

    Thursday, June 20 2019 8:17 PM EDT2019-06-21 00:17:56 GMT

    The U.S. D.O.J. says that Alowemer said that his motivation was to "support the cause of ISIS and to inspire other ISIS supporters."

    More >>

    The U.S. D.O.J. says that Alowemer said that his motivation was to "support the cause of ISIS and to inspire other ISIS supporters."

    More >>
  • 14 men indicted on charges relating to Valley underage sex sting

    14 men indicted on charges relating to Valley underage sex sting

    Thursday, June 20 2019 8:00 PM EDT2019-06-21 00:00:09 GMT

    21 News first reported on the alleged underage sex ring in May following the arrest of 16 individuals.

    More >>

    21 News first reported on the alleged underage sex ring in May following the arrest of 16 individuals.

    More >>
  • State grants $336K for flood repairs in Boardman, Canfield, Mahoning County

    State grants $336K for flood repairs in Boardman, Canfield, Mahoning County

    Thursday, June 20 2019 7:57 PM EDT2019-06-20 23:57:10 GMT

    The State of Ohio is providing some help to Valley communities repair damage from recent flooding. 

    More >>

    The State of Ohio is providing some help to Valley communities repair damage from recent flooding. 

    More >>
  • Mercer County experiencing widespread flooding, road closures

    Mercer County experiencing widespread flooding, road closures

    Thursday, June 20 2019 7:25 PM EDT2019-06-20 23:25:57 GMT

    Dispatchers in Mercer County were not able to give exact locations for road closures but said that many roads are closed in the area.

    More >>

    Dispatchers in Mercer County were not able to give exact locations for road closures but said that many roads are closed in the area.

    More >>
  • Robert Seman's son indicted on two counts of endangering children

    Robert Seman's son indicted on two counts of endangering children

    Thursday, June 20 2019 6:55 PM EDT2019-06-20 22:55:38 GMT

    Robert Seman Jr's. son has been accused of abusing his 8-week-old twin boys and has been indicted by a Mahoning County Grand Jury. Robert Andrew Ward has been indicted by a Mahoning County Grand Jury on two counts of endangering children.  Ward was picked up the U.S. Marshals Service on Tuesday.  According to police, Mahoning County Children Services contacted the sheriff's office after being notified by Akron Children's Hospital of injuries to Ward's eight...

    More >>

    Robert Seman Jr's. son has been accused of abusing his 8-week-old twin boys and has been indicted by a Mahoning County Grand Jury. Robert Andrew Ward has been indicted by a Mahoning County Grand Jury on two counts of endangering children.  Ward was picked up the U.S. Marshals Service on Tuesday.  According to police, Mahoning County Children Services contacted the sheriff's office after being notified by Akron Children's Hospital of injuries to Ward's eight...

    More >>
  • Route 7 remains closed south of Wellsville

    Route 7 remains closed south of Wellsville

    Thursday, June 20 2019 5:50 PM EDT2019-06-20 21:50:36 GMT
    State Route 7 remains closed in both directions about nine miles south of  Wellsville because of a landslide. The Ohio Department of Transportation annouced on Thursday that Route 7 will remain closed between Empire and  Toronto because of  an active landslide. The landslide began early Thursday morning causing the closure of the north and southbound lanes. ODOT says the road will remain closed until the hillside is secure and traffic can safely be restored. An...More >>
    State Route 7 remains closed in both directions about nine miles south of  Wellsville because of a landslide. The Ohio Department of Transportation annouced on Thursday that Route 7 will remain closed between Empire and  Toronto because of  an active landslide. The landslide began early Thursday morning causing the closure of the north and southbound lanes. ODOT says the road will remain closed until the hillside is secure and traffic can safely be restored. An...More >>
  • Youngstown marijuana dispensary awarded certificate of operation

    Youngstown marijuana dispensary awarded certificate of operation

    Thursday, June 20 2019 5:17 PM EDT2019-06-20 21:17:49 GMT

    A Youngstown dispensary has been awarded a dispensary certification of operation.  The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today awarded a Dispensary certificate to Leaf Relief, which is located on Market Street.  Leaf Relief is the 19 dispensary to open up in the state of Ohio.  There is also a medical marijuana dispensary that is licensed and open in Warren called Green Leaf Medical Marijuana Dispensary.  RELATED COVERAGE: Medical marijuana dispensary opens...

    More >>

    A Youngstown dispensary has been awarded a dispensary certification of operation.  The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today awarded a Dispensary certificate to Leaf Relief, which is located on Market Street.  Leaf Relief is the 19 dispensary to open up in the state of Ohio.  There is also a medical marijuana dispensary that is licensed and open in Warren called Green Leaf Medical Marijuana Dispensary.  RELATED COVERAGE: Medical marijuana dispensary opens...

    More >>
  • Heavy rains lead to landslides in Columbiana County

    Heavy rains lead to landslides in Columbiana County

    Thursday, June 20 2019 4:27 PM EDT2019-06-20 20:27:56 GMT
    Up to three inches of rain fell in parts of Columbiana county over the last 24 hours. Many areas suffered flooding and as of Thursday afternoon, some roadways were still closed. The ground is so saturated in Columbiana county, entire hillsides are starting to slide onto roadways. That's what happened on route 45 just outside Wellsville near Hillcrest. A couple of homes had to be evacuated and electricity crews were quickly on scene to remove power lines and re-wire them to the other ...More >>
    Up to three inches of rain fell in parts of Columbiana county over the last 24 hours. Many areas suffered flooding and as of Thursday afternoon, some roadways were still closed. The ground is so saturated in Columbiana county, entire hillsides are starting to slide onto roadways. That's what happened on route 45 just outside Wellsville near Hillcrest. A couple of homes had to be evacuated and electricity crews were quickly on scene to remove power lines and re-wire them to the other ...More >>
  • Man indicted after allegedly shooting 16-year-old in Youngstown

    Man indicted after allegedly shooting 16-year-old in Youngstown

    Thursday, June 20 2019 4:24 PM EDT2019-06-20 20:24:38 GMT
    Hector Perez Jr.Hector Perez Jr.
    Hector Perez Jr.Hector Perez Jr.
    A man who is accused of shooting a 16-year-old at a bus stop has been indicted by a Mahoning County Grand Jury.  Perez has been indicted for one count of attempted murder with a firearm, and two counts of felonious assault with a firearm.  RELATED COVERAGE: Youngstown man arrested after allegedly shooting 16-year-old at a bus stop Youngstown police arrested Hector A. Perez Jr. for allegedly shot the 16-year-old in the shoulder at a bus stop on the 15...More >>
    A man who is accused of shooting a 16-year-old at a bus stop has been indicted by a Mahoning County Grand Jury.  Perez has been indicted for one count of attempted murder with a firearm, and two counts of felonious assault with a firearm.  RELATED COVERAGE: Youngstown man arrested after allegedly shooting 16-year-old at a bus stop Youngstown police arrested Hector A. Perez Jr. for allegedly shot the 16-year-old in the shoulder at a bus stop on the 15...More >>
  • Warren looking to add splash pad to Packard Park

    Warren looking to add splash pad to Packard Park

    Thursday, June 20 2019 2:55 PM EDT2019-06-20 18:55:05 GMT

    The City of Warren wants to add a splash pad to Packard Park.  The city has accepted bids for the 2019 Packard Park splash project.  The Director of Community Development, Michael Keys, says that the city wants to create the splash pad so that kids, parents and the community can come out to enjoy it.  Warren stopped accepting bids Thursday at 11:30 AM.  Even though the city accepted bids for the project they have yet to review them. Keys tells 21 News tha...

    More >>

    The City of Warren wants to add a splash pad to Packard Park.  The city has accepted bids for the 2019 Packard Park splash project.  The Director of Community Development, Michael Keys, says that the city wants to create the splash pad so that kids, parents and the community can come out to enjoy it.  Warren stopped accepting bids Thursday at 11:30 AM.  Even though the city accepted bids for the project they have yet to review them. Keys tells 21 News tha...

    More >>
  • Flooding closes road between West Point and Wellsville

    Flooding closes road between West Point and Wellsville

    Thursday, June 20 2019 1:02 PM EDT2019-06-20 17:02:29 GMT

    Flooding has closed a major highway in southern Columbiana County. 

    More >>

    Flooding has closed a major highway in southern Columbiana County. 

    More >>
  • Warren health facility reports Oxycodone theft

    Warren health facility reports Oxycodone theft

    Thursday, June 20 2019 12:13 PM EDT2019-06-20 16:13:52 GMT

    Police have been called in to investigate the theft of as many as 240 narcotic pills from a health care facility in Warren. 

    More >>

    Police have been called in to investigate the theft of as many as 240 narcotic pills from a health care facility in Warren. 

    More >>
  • Portion of Connecticut Avenue closed in Youngstown

    Portion of Connecticut Avenue closed in Youngstown

    Thursday, June 20 2019 11:24 AM EDT2019-06-20 15:24:26 GMT

    People driving through part of Youngstown's West Side may be forced to take a detour. 

    More >>

    People driving through part of Youngstown's West Side may be forced to take a detour. 

    More >>
  • Survey sees biggest US honeybee winter die-off yet

    Survey sees biggest US honeybee winter die-off yet

    Thursday, June 20 2019 10:38 AM EDT2019-06-20 14:38:52 GMT

     Winter hit U.S. honeybees hard with the highest loss rate yet, an annual survey of beekeepers showed. 

    More >>

     Winter hit U.S. honeybees hard with the highest loss rate yet, an annual survey of beekeepers showed. 

    More >>
  • Report sheds light on Warren crime activity

    Report: Warren police administering less Narcan

    Report: Warren police administering less Narcan

    Thursday, June 20 2019 9:32 AM EDT2019-06-20 13:32:43 GMT

    First responders in the City of Warren reported a drastic reduction in the amount of Narcan they administered last year to people experiencing opiate overdoses. 

    More >>

    First responders in the City of Warren reported a drastic reduction in the amount of Narcan they administered last year to people experiencing opiate overdoses. 

    More >>
  • Warren bicyclist reports being victim of hit-and-run

    Warren bicyclist reports being victim of hit-and-run

    Thursday, June 20 2019 8:36 AM EDT2019-06-20 12:36:56 GMT

    An 8-year-old boy went to the hospital after saying his bicycle was involved in a hit-and-run accident in Warren. 

    More >>

    An 8-year-old boy went to the hospital after saying his bicycle was involved in a hit-and-run accident in Warren. 

    More >>
  • Mineral Ridge man charged with promoting prostitution

    Mineral Ridge man charged with promoting prostitution

    Thursday, June 20 2019 7:59 AM EDT2019-06-20 11:59:58 GMT
    David YukonDavid Yukon
    David YukonDavid Yukon

    Three fugitives remain at-large following the arrest of second suspect on the U.S. Marshals “Most Wanted” list.

    More >>

    Three fugitives remain at-large following the arrest of second suspect on the U.S. Marshals “Most Wanted” list.

    More >>
  • Flooding concern throughout the day before a largely quiet weekend

    Flooding concern throughout the day before a largely quiet weekend

    Thursday, June 20 2019 7:21 AM EDT2019-06-20 11:21:56 GMT
    @emilyfrazzwfmj Thursday Forecast- FLASH FLOOD WATCH until 8:00PM. Showers are expected throughout the day with the exception of a little "lull" second half of the morning/early afternoon. Grab your rain gear and stay weather aware throughout the day. pic.twitter.com/HyO6I3GE8G — StormTracker 21 (@StormTracker21) June 20, 2019 Showers are expected during the morning commute. We will have a little bit of a break the second half of the morning before the next round ...More >>
    @emilyfrazzwfmj Thursday Forecast- FLASH FLOOD WATCH until 8:00PM. Showers are expected throughout the day with the exception of a little "lull" second half of the morning/early afternoon. Grab your rain gear and stay weather aware throughout the day. pic.twitter.com/HyO6I3GE8G — StormTracker 21 (@StormTracker21) June 20, 2019 Showers are expected during the morning commute. We will have a little bit of a break the second half of the morning before the next round ...More >>
  • Bill expands sealing of records of low-level drug offenders

    Bill expands sealing of records of low-level drug offenders

    Thursday, June 20 2019 5:39 AM EDT2019-06-20 09:39:55 GMT

    The House has approved a bill making it easier for Ohioans to seal records involving low-level nonviolent and non-sexual offenses to help them move forward with their lives. 

    More >>

    The House has approved a bill making it easier for Ohioans to seal records involving low-level nonviolent and non-sexual offenses to help them move forward with their lives. 

    More >>
  • The boat dock closed earlier this week

    Flooding closes Mill Creek Campground at Berlin Lake

    Flooding closes Mill Creek Campground at Berlin Lake

    Thursday, June 20 2019 5:23 AM EDT2019-06-20 09:23:25 GMT

    High water is causing more problems for people who plan on spending time at Berlin Lake. 

    More >>

    High water is causing more problems for people who plan on spending time at Berlin Lake. 

    More >>
  • Hubbard cheerleaders volunteer at Second Harvest Food Bank Wednesday

    Hubbard cheerleaders volunteer at Second Harvest Food Bank Wednesday

    Thursday, June 20 2019 12:15 AM EDT2019-06-20 04:15:47 GMT

    The cheerleaders say they enjoy doing this because they want to help kids that don't have much.

    More >>

    The cheerleaders say they enjoy doing this because they want to help kids that don't have much.

    More >>
  • Seminar on veteran mental health held in Mahoning County Wednesday

    Seminar on veteran mental health held in Mahoning County Wednesday

    Wednesday, June 19 2019 11:56 PM EDT2019-06-20 03:56:19 GMT

    Officials with the organization say that sometimes listening to a veteran or any person could end up preventing a suicide from happening.

    More >>

    Officials with the organization say that sometimes listening to a veteran or any person could end up preventing a suicide from happening.

    More >>
  • 'Burning river' loses sting in Cleveland 50 years after fire

    'Burning river' loses sting in Cleveland 50 years after fire

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 5:31 PM EDT2019-06-18 21:31:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Johnny Rowan stands outside Burning River Coffee, Friday, June 14, 2019, in Lakewood, Ohio. Rowan’s is one of 90 active businesses registered with the state that have “burning river” in their names, inspired by the Cuyahoga River...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Johnny Rowan stands outside Burning River Coffee, Friday, June 14, 2019, in Lakewood, Ohio. Rowan’s is one of 90 active businesses registered with the state that have “burning river” in their names, inspired by the Cuyahoga River...
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Johnny Rowan stands outside Burning River Coffee, Friday, June 14, 2019, in Lakewood, Ohio. Rowan’s is one of 90 active businesses registered with the state that have “burning river” in their names, inspired by the Cuyahoga River...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Johnny Rowan stands outside Burning River Coffee, Friday, June 14, 2019, in Lakewood, Ohio. Rowan’s is one of 90 active businesses registered with the state that have “burning river” in their names, inspired by the Cuyahoga River...
    Fifty years after a fire on a Cleveland river helped spawn the Environmental Protection Agency, artists and entrepreneurs have forged decades of embarrassment into a fiery brand of civic pride.More >>
    Fifty years after a fire on a Cleveland river helped spawn the Environmental Protection Agency, artists and entrepreneurs have forged decades of embarrassment into a fiery brand of civic pride.More >>
  • First performance at the Wick recreation area rescheduled

    First performance at the Wick recreation area rescheduled

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 3:28 PM EDT2019-06-18 19:28:07 GMT

    The first performance of the Morley concert series at Mill Creek MetroParks has been rescheduled for a later date. 

    More >>

    The first performance of the Morley concert series at Mill Creek MetroParks has been rescheduled for a later date. 

    More >>
  • Child porn investigation leads to Canfield apartment

    Child porn investigation leads to Canfield apartment

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 3:19 PM EDT2019-06-18 19:19:50 GMT

    Members of Ohio's Crimes Against Chidren unit searched a Canfield apartment Tuesday morning. 

    More >>

    Members of Ohio's Crimes Against Chidren unit searched a Canfield apartment Tuesday morning. 

    More >>
  • Developers plan on building new Boardman Sheetz

    Developers plan on building new Boardman Sheetz

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 12:58 PM EDT2019-06-18 16:58:20 GMT

    Developers are planning to build a new Sheetz in Boardman.  

    More >>

    Developers are planning to build a new Sheetz in Boardman.  

    More >>
  • Five 'most wanted' suspects in the Valley

    Five 'most wanted' suspects in the Valley

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 12:23 PM EDT2019-06-18 16:23:45 GMT

    A robbery suspect and a man accused of promoting prostitution are among the names and mugshots on the U.S. Marshal's list of Top Five Wanted Fugitives in the Youngstown area. 

    More >>

    A robbery suspect and a man accused of promoting prostitution are among the names and mugshots on the U.S. Marshal's list of Top Five Wanted Fugitives in the Youngstown area. 

    More >>
  • Governor vetoes $100M private schools bill in Pennsylvania

    Governor vetoes $100M private schools bill in Pennsylvania

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 12:21 PM EDT2019-06-18 16:21:12 GMT

    Gov. Tom Wolf is vetoing budget-season legislation to substantially ramp up taxpayer support for private and religious schools in Pennsylvania. 

    More >>

    Gov. Tom Wolf is vetoing budget-season legislation to substantially ramp up taxpayer support for private and religious schools in Pennsylvania. 

    More >>
  • Wolf wants power plant emission plan to fight climate change

    Wolf wants power plant emission plan to fight climate change

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 12:19 PM EDT2019-06-18 16:19:36 GMT

    Gov. Tom Wolf wants Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled Legislature to authorize the state to join a regional consortium that sets a price and caps on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. 

    More >>

    Gov. Tom Wolf wants Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled Legislature to authorize the state to join a regional consortium that sets a price and caps on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. 

    More >>
  • Residents warned of 'virtual kidnapping' phone scam

    Residents warned of 'virtual kidnapping' phone scam

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:52 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:52:58 GMT

    Some residents of Northeast Ohio have become apparent targets of what the FBI calls “virtual kidnapping fraud”. 

    More >>

    Some residents of Northeast Ohio have become apparent targets of what the FBI calls “virtual kidnapping fraud”. 

    More >>
  • Spill investigated at Austintown business

    Spill investigated at Austintown business

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:39 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:39:47 GMT

    The Austintown Fire Department was called to the scene of a spill inside a Mahoning Avenue business early Tuesday.

    More >>

    The Austintown Fire Department was called to the scene of a spill inside a Mahoning Avenue business early Tuesday.

    More >>
  • Warren rescuers called to car stalled in high water

    Warren rescuers called to car stalled in high water

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:37 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:37:13 GMT

    Members of the Warren Fire Department were called out Tuesday morning to rescue a driver whose car stalled out in high water.

    More >>

    Members of the Warren Fire Department were called out Tuesday morning to rescue a driver whose car stalled out in high water.

    More >>
  • Mercer County honors history behind Pandenarium

    Mercer County honors history behind Pandenarium

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:33 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:33:16 GMT

    This November, a historical marker will go up just outside of Mercer honoring the story of a community that's largely been missing from the history books.

    More >>

    This November, a historical marker will go up just outside of Mercer honoring the story of a community that's largely been missing from the history books.

    More >>
  • District Attorney calls guilty verdict in Sharon murder 'big conviction'

    District Attorney calls guilty verdict in Sharon murder 'big conviction'

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:24 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:24:33 GMT
    Sean Rain Jr.Sean Rain Jr.
    Sean Rain Jr.Sean Rain Jr.

    Calling the guilty verdict handed up by a jury in a Sharon murder trial a “big conviction,” Mercer County District Attorney Peter Acker described the crime as “cold-blooded murder.”

    More >>

    Calling the guilty verdict handed up by a jury in a Sharon murder trial a “big conviction,” Mercer County District Attorney Peter Acker described the crime as “cold-blooded murder.”

    More >>
  • U.S. Supreme court won't consider case of murdered Warren couple

    U.S. Supreme court won't consider case of murdered Warren couple

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:16 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:16:03 GMT
    Charles LorraineCharles Lorraine
    Charles LorraineCharles Lorraine

    The U.S. Supreme Court is refusing the consider the case of a man sent to Ohio's Death Row after being convicted of killing a couple in their Warren home thirty-three years ago.

    More >>

    The U.S. Supreme Court is refusing the consider the case of a man sent to Ohio's Death Row after being convicted of killing a couple in their Warren home thirty-three years ago.

    More >>
  • Canfield neighborhood under boil alert after line break

    Canfield neighborhood under boil alert after line break

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:12 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:12:59 GMT

    A neighborhood in the City of Canfield is under a boil alert following a water line break.

    More >>

    A neighborhood in the City of Canfield is under a boil alert following a water line break.

    More >>
  • Senate budget proposal includes 17% tax on vaping products

    Senate budget proposal includes 17% tax on vaping products

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:10 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:10:24 GMT

    A proposal in the Senate version of Ohio's two-year budget would place a 17% tax on the invoice price of vaping products. 

    More >>

    A proposal in the Senate version of Ohio's two-year budget would place a 17% tax on the invoice price of vaping products. 

    More >>
  • Gunshot victim being treated at St. E's

    Gunshot victim being treated at St. E's

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:07 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:07:15 GMT

    Detectives are investigating an overnight shooting in Youngstown. 

    More >>

    Detectives are investigating an overnight shooting in Youngstown. 

    More >>
  • YSU's student newspaper wins national award for overall excellence

    YSU's student newspaper wins national award for overall excellence

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:06 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:06:08 GMT

    Youngstown State University's student media placed first in a national awards competition.

    More >>

    Youngstown State University's student media placed first in a national awards competition.

    More >>
  • Grove City council considering restrictions on Airbnb rentals, pet ownership

    Grove City council considering restrictions on Airbnb rentals, pet ownership

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 11:03 AM EDT2019-06-18 15:03:45 GMT

    Grove City council met Monday night and discussed limiting the number of guests in an Airbnb house and the number of pets a resident can have.

    More >>

    Grove City council met Monday night and discussed limiting the number of guests in an Airbnb house and the number of pets a resident can have.

    More >>
  • YSU partners with company to improve online schooling

    YSU partners with company to improve online schooling

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:54 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:54:22 GMT

    Youngstown State University has partnered with a national academic management organization to improve its online schooling.

    More >>

    Youngstown State University has partnered with a national academic management organization to improve its online schooling.

    More >>
  • Breakfast wraps recalled after reports of small rocks inside

    Breakfast wraps recalled after reports of small rocks inside

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:47 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:47:11 GMT

    El Monterey egg, potato, bacon & cheese sauce breakfast wraps are being recalled due to possibly containing small rocks and other foreign matter.

    More >>

    El Monterey egg, potato, bacon & cheese sauce breakfast wraps are being recalled due to possibly containing small rocks and other foreign matter.

    More >>
  • Mosquito season prompts warning from Ohio Dept. of Health

    Mosquito season prompts warning from Ohio Dept. of Health

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:38 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:38:15 GMT

    As the mosquito population continues to grow due to the warm weather, the Ohio Department of Health is reminding people of the deadly diseases they can carry.

    More >>

    As the mosquito population continues to grow due to the warm weather, the Ohio Department of Health is reminding people of the deadly diseases they can carry.

    More >>
  • $8 rabies vaccines being offered on Saturday in Mahoning County

    $8 rabies vaccines being offered on Saturday in Mahoning County

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:34 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:34:41 GMT

    The Mahoning County Board of Health will be holding a rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, offering $8 vaccines for animals in good health.

    More >>

    The Mahoning County Board of Health will be holding a rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, offering $8 vaccines for animals in good health.

    More >>
  • Tornado cleanup underway in Warren Township

    Tornado cleanup underway in Warren Township

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:29 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:29:41 GMT

    Homeowners along Tod Avenue in Warren Township are continuing to chip away at damage from a tornado. The sounds of wood chippers, chain saws, and hammers could be heard on Tod, and Mahoning Avenues.

    More >>

    Homeowners along Tod Avenue in Warren Township are continuing to chip away at damage from a tornado. The sounds of wood chippers, chain saws, and hammers could be heard on Tod, and Mahoning Avenues.

    More >>
  • One man found in Vernon Township house fire died because of gunshot wounds

    One man found in Vernon Township house fire died because of gunshot wounds

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:25 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:25:33 GMT

    Police have found one man dead with gunshot wounds in a house fire in Vernon Township. 

    More >>

    Police have found one man dead with gunshot wounds in a house fire in Vernon Township. 

    More >>
  • Northeast Ohio gas prices drop 35 cents in last two weeks

    Northeast Ohio gas prices drop 35 cents in last two weeks

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:23 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:23:18 GMT

    Gas in Northeast Ohio is getting cheaper.

    More >>

    Gas in Northeast Ohio is getting cheaper.

    More >>
  • Missing adult alert issued out of Conneaut for elderly man cancelled

    Missing adult alert issued out of Conneaut for elderly man cancelled

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:22 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:22:21 GMT

    Anyone with information on his whereabouts can contact the Ohio Attorney General Missing Persons Unit at 1-866-693-9171 or contact the Conneaut Police Department at 440-593-7440.

    More >>

    Anyone with information on his whereabouts can contact the Ohio Attorney General Missing Persons Unit at 1-866-693-9171 or contact the Conneaut Police Department at 440-593-7440.

    More >>
  • Fall prevention techniques for a healthier lifestyle

    Fall prevention techniques for a healthier lifestyle

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:21 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:21:07 GMT

    Everyone has done it. But a fall is the most likely thing to land you in the hospital. 

    More >>

    Everyone has done it. But a fall is the most likely thing to land you in the hospital. 

    More >>
  • Brookfield Township cleaning up from tornado's path of damage

    Brookfield Township cleaning up from tornado's path of damage

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:04 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:04:33 GMT

    The sound of chainsaws echoed throughout Brookfield on Monday after the National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touched down in the township during Sunday's storms.

    More >>

    The sound of chainsaws echoed throughout Brookfield on Monday after the National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touched down in the township during Sunday's storms.

    More >>
  • Late night Campbell shooting leaves one in the hospital

    Late night Campbell shooting leaves one in the hospital

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 10:01 AM EDT2019-06-18 14:01:07 GMT

    A Campbell resident has been left in an unknown condition after he was shot late Sunday evening.  

    More >>

    A Campbell resident has been left in an unknown condition after he was shot late Sunday evening.  

    More >>
  • YWCA summer camp registration now open

    YWCA summer camp registration now open

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 9:59 AM EDT2019-06-18 13:59:19 GMT

    Registration is now open for the "Y-Girls STEAM Ahead" summer camps at YWCA locations in Warren and Youngstown.  

    More >>

    Registration is now open for the "Y-Girls STEAM Ahead" summer camps at YWCA locations in Warren and Youngstown.  

    More >>
  • Two confirmed EF-1 tornadoes moved through Trumbull County

    Two confirmed EF-1 tornadoes moved through Trumbull County

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 9:54 AM EDT2019-06-18 13:54:58 GMT

    The Trumbull County Emergency Management Agency has announced that two tornadoes touched down in Trumbull County on Sunday.

    More >>

    The Trumbull County Emergency Management Agency has announced that two tornadoes touched down in Trumbull County on Sunday.

    More >>
  • Woman reportedly scammed into buying $1,000 worth of gift cards in Grove City

    Woman reportedly scammed into buying $1,000 worth of gift cards in Grove City

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 9:51 AM EDT2019-06-18 13:51:49 GMT

    Grove City police say that a woman was scammed into purchasing over $1,000 in Google Play cards. 

    More >>

    Grove City police say that a woman was scammed into purchasing over $1,000 in Google Play cards. 

    More >>
  • Mahoning County OVI Task Force announces weekend checkpoint results

    Mahoning County OVI Task Force announces weekend checkpoint results

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 9:40 AM EDT2019-06-18 13:40:04 GMT

    The Mahoning County Task Force and the Ohio State Highway Patrol conducted a sobriety checkpoint on June 15. 

    More >>

    The Mahoning County Task Force and the Ohio State Highway Patrol conducted a sobriety checkpoint on June 15. 

    More >>
  • Mahoning EMA seeks to link flooding damage with Dayton area tornado disaster

    Mahoning EMA seeks to link flooding damage with Dayton area tornado disaster

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 9:34 AM EDT2019-06-18 13:34:51 GMT
    Flooding near the Boardman PlazaFlooding near the Boardman Plaza
    Flooding near the Boardman PlazaFlooding near the Boardman Plaza

    The Mahoning County Emergency Management Agency says it is working with Ohio EMA in the hopes of being included in the FEMA Disaster Declaration that was requested for the tornados that occurred in Southwest Ohio.

    More >>

    The Mahoning County Emergency Management Agency says it is working with Ohio EMA in the hopes of being included in the FEMA Disaster Declaration that was requested for the tornados that occurred in Southwest Ohio.

    More >>
  • Ohio BMV pilot program aimed at shorter wait times in line

    Ohio BMV pilot program aimed at shorter wait times in line

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 9:30 AM EDT2019-06-18 13:30:43 GMT

    The Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles is experimenting with a new way to get you in, and out of deputy registrars offices more quickly.

    More >>

    The Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles is experimenting with a new way to get you in, and out of deputy registrars offices more quickly.

    More >>
  • Warren man charged for towing toddler on tractor

    Warren man charged for towing toddler on tractor

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 9:29 AM EDT2019-06-18 13:29:09 GMT
    Thomas McDaniel (2006 booking photo)Thomas McDaniel (2006 booking photo)
    Thomas McDaniel (2006 booking photo)Thomas McDaniel (2006 booking photo)

    A Warren man has been charged after police say they found him towing his 16-month old daughter behind a tractor along a city street. 

    More >>

    A Warren man has been charged after police say they found him towing his 16-month old daughter behind a tractor along a city street. 

    More >>
  • Police seek suspect in Warren shootings

    Police seek suspect in Warren shootings

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 9:26 AM EDT2019-06-18 13:26:36 GMT
    Dreano GoldenDreano Golden
    Dreano GoldenDreano Golden

    Police are looking for a Warren man wanted in connection with the shooting of two people in the city. 

    More >>

    Police are looking for a Warren man wanted in connection with the shooting of two people in the city. 

    More >>
  • High water shuts down two Trumbull County parks

    High water shuts down two Trumbull County parks

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 9:22 AM EDT2019-06-18 13:22:02 GMT

    Two Trumbull County parks along the Mahoning River are closed until high water recedes. 

    More >>

    Two Trumbull County parks along the Mahoning River are closed until high water recedes. 

    More >>
  • First farmers market of the season Wednesday in downtown Youngstown

    First farmers market of the season Wednesday in downtown Youngstown

    Wednesday, June 12 2019 4:09 AM EDT2019-06-12 08:09:53 GMT

    The first farmers market at the B&O Station takes place on Wednesday night from 4 pm until 6 pm.

    More >>

    The first farmers market at the B&O Station takes place on Wednesday night from 4 pm until 6 pm.

    More >>
  • Official: Pilot who crashed helicopter radioed he was lost

    Official: Pilot who crashed helicopter radioed he was lost

    Tuesday, June 11 2019 10:00 PM EDT2019-06-12 02:00:58 GMT
    (FDNY via AP). This photo released by the New York City Fire Department shows damage caused by a helicopter crash, south of Central Park in New York on Monday, June 10, 2019. The crash that killed the pilot and occurred near Times Square and Trump Towe...(FDNY via AP). This photo released by the New York City Fire Department shows damage caused by a helicopter crash, south of Central Park in New York on Monday, June 10, 2019. The crash that killed the pilot and occurred near Times Square and Trump Towe...
    (FDNY via AP). This photo released by the New York City Fire Department shows damage caused by a helicopter crash, south of Central Park in New York on Monday, June 10, 2019. The crash that killed the pilot and occurred near Times Square and Trump Towe...(FDNY via AP). This photo released by the New York City Fire Department shows damage caused by a helicopter crash, south of Central Park in New York on Monday, June 10, 2019. The crash that killed the pilot and occurred near Times Square and Trump Towe...
    Investigators are working to determine what caused a helicopter to crash into the roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper.More >>
    Investigators are working to determine what caused a helicopter to crash into the roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper.More >>
  • Study looks at whether med. marijuana is a solution for opioid deaths

    Study looks at whether med. marijuana is a solution for opioid deaths

    Tuesday, June 11 2019 8:19 PM EDT2019-06-12 00:19:42 GMT

    A new study is putting a closer spotlight on whether medical marijuana could be the answer to rising opioid deaths. 

    More >>

    A new study is putting a closer spotlight on whether medical marijuana could be the answer to rising opioid deaths. 

    More >>
  • Asian shares rise as Trump plans to meet Chinese leader

    Asian shares rise as Trump plans to meet Chinese leader

    Tuesday, June 11 2019 2:01 AM EDT2019-06-11 06:01:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2019, file photo trader James MacGilvray, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are rising Monday, June 10, as investors welcome a deal between the U.S. and Mexico that av...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2019, file photo trader James MacGilvray, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are rising Monday, June 10, as investors welcome a deal between the U.S. and Mexico that av...
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2019, file photo trader James MacGilvray, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are rising Monday, June 10, as investors welcome a deal between the U.S. and Mexico that av...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2019, file photo trader James MacGilvray, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are rising Monday, June 10, as investors welcome a deal between the U.S. and Mexico that av...
    U.S. stocks move higher after new tariff threat is lifted in a deal with Mexico.More >>
    U.S. stocks move higher after new tariff threat is lifted in a deal with Mexico.More >>
  • Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of rape

    Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of rape

    Tuesday, June 11 2019 1:01 AM EDT2019-06-11 05:01:38 GMT
    (Nelvin C. Cepeda/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, Pool). Sitting in Superior Court in Vista, Kellen Winslow, Jr., is flanked by two of his three defense attorneys, Brian Watkins, left, and Elizabeth Bahr, right, as he listens to closing arguments t...(Nelvin C. Cepeda/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, Pool). Sitting in Superior Court in Vista, Kellen Winslow, Jr., is flanked by two of his three defense attorneys, Brian Watkins, left, and Elizabeth Bahr, right, as he listens to closing arguments t...
    (Nelvin C. Cepeda/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, Pool). Sitting in Superior Court in Vista, Kellen Winslow, Jr., is flanked by two of his three defense attorneys, Brian Watkins, left, and Elizabeth Bahr, right, as he listens to closing arguments t...(Nelvin C. Cepeda/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, Pool). Sitting in Superior Court in Vista, Kellen Winslow, Jr., is flanked by two of his three defense attorneys, Brian Watkins, left, and Elizabeth Bahr, right, as he listens to closing arguments t...
    Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman last year in San Diego County.More >>
    Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman last year in San Diego County.More >>
  • A nice weekend, rain to start the week, then a cool stretch

    A nice weekend, rain to start the week, then a cool stretch

    Saturday, June 8 2019 3:02 PM EDT2019-06-08 19:02:07 GMT

    A nice weekend is shaping up, giving us a much needed chance to dry out before the next chance for rain: Look for mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies by day's end Saturday with highs around 80; partly cloudy overnight with a low near 60. Clouds will be on the increase throughout the day Sunday with a spotty shower possible late evening and a high near 79; mostly cloudy Sunday night with lows in the low 60s. Monday may begin with a shower or two before the main round of showers and s...

    More >>

    A nice weekend is shaping up, giving us a much needed chance to dry out before the next chance for rain: Look for mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies by day's end Saturday with highs around 80; partly cloudy overnight with a low near 60. Clouds will be on the increase throughout the day Sunday with a spotty shower possible late evening and a high near 79; mostly cloudy Sunday night with lows in the low 60s. Monday may begin with a shower or two before the main round of showers and s...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2019 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms