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Sat. 5:30 pm: Family members recall dads’ war stories

They are dying at an alarming pace, but they are not forgotten. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs reports: * 372 World War II veterans die every day. It's estimated of the 16 million men and women who served in the era of WWII, about 1.7 million are left, and there will be less than ...

Thurs. 10 a.m.: GM Lordstown adds 5th week to summer shutdown

LORDSTOWN - General Motors is adding another week to the shutdown already planned this summer at the automaker's local assembly plant. Production will be down the week of July 17 at the GM Assembly Complex in Lordstown. That is in addition to the regular two-week corporate summer shutdown the ...

Wed. 10:50 a.m.: Warren men charged in road rage incident

BAZETTA - Two Warren men are facing charges following a May 8 road rage incident on state Routes 5 and 82, here. Charged are William Elmore, 26, facing a charge of reckless operation and child endangerment, as well as Anthony Minotti, 21, charged with reckless operation, according to ...

Wed. 12:20 p.m.: Man robs Elm Road, Warren, business

HOWLAND - A man demanded that everyone get to the ground when he robbed the Check into Cash store at 3219 Elm Road, here at about 11:15 a.m. today. According to a Trumbull County 911 radio log sheet, the robber did not show a gun, and no one was hurt. The man, who had a bandana on his face, ...

Mon. 9:01 p.m.: UK police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert

LONDON (AP) - An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert in northern England late Monday, killing at least 19 people and injuring dozens in what police say they are treating as a terrorist attack. Greater Manchester Police said 19 people were confirmed dead and roughly 50 were injured by the ...

Library trustee search committee to meet today

YOUNGSTOWN — The Search Committee of the Board of Trustees, Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County will meet 11 a.m. today in the meeting room of the Main Library to discuss the search process for the library system’s executive director position, as well as potential candidates ...

Sun. 8:10 p.m.: Missing elderly Warren man found

WARREN - An 89-year-old Warren man suffering from dementia who went missing Saturday morning was found safe this afternoon in the parking lot of the Beaver High School football field in Columbiana County. The man, Donald James Baier, was reported missing Saturday morning after it was reported ...

Sun. 8:30 p.m.: Four Tribune staffers among best in state

COLUMBUS - Four Tribune Chronicle staffers ranked among the best newspaper journalists in the state for their reporting, writing and graphic design, it was announced today at the annual Ohio Associated Press Media Editors luncheon. News reporter Guy Vogrin claimed third place in the statewide ...

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Sat. 6 pm: Elderly man missing in Warren

WARREN - An alert was issued Saturday morning by the Trumbull County 911 Center regarding a missing elderly man. The alert states Donald James Baier, 89, left his house around 5 a.m. Saturday and has not returned. He lives on Wheelock Drive in Warren and is about 6 feet tall, 163 ...

Fri. 8 pm: Local AT&T workers join national walkout

NILES - True to their word, hundreds of local AT&T workers joined thousands nationwide who walked off their jobs at 3 p.m. Friday in a show of solidarity against an employer they said has refused to offer them a new labor agreement. Renee Rouser, a Communications Workers of America ...

Fri. 8:35 pm: New basketball court coming to Highland Terrace

WARREN - Residents of the Highland Terrace housing complex can look forward to more activity in their community with the addition of a new basketball court. In an effort to help give children in the community something productive to do, Sandra Kellar with the Trumbull Metropolitan Housing ...

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Thu. 9:28 a.m.: Warren native, ex-Fox News chief Roger Ailes dead at 77

NEW YORK -- Warren native Roger Ailes, who transformed TV news by creating Fox News Channel, only to be ousted at the height of his reign for alleged sexual harassment, died this morning, Fox News reported. He was 77. A former GOP operative to candidates including Richard Nixon, Ronald ...

Tues. 11:20 a.m.: Brief lockdown cleared at Liberty High School

LIBERTY - A temporary school lockdown at Liberty High School this morning has been lifted after a brief scare involving a suspicious man in the woods near the building. Police responded to a report of a man wearing camouflage and entering the nearby woods. The school went into lockdown, and ...

Fri. 12:20 p.m.: Officer shot during incident at Ohio nursing home

KIRKERSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a police officer was wounded amid reports of a shooting at an Ohio nursing home today. Ohio State Highway Patrol Lt. Robert Sellers said the situation has ended and there is no threat to the public. Reports of the shooting at the Pine Kirk Care ...

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Thur. 11:20 a.m.: Niles man charged in heroin trafficking case

NILES - A Niles man was arrested today following a Niles drug unit investigation into drug trafficking near a school. According to Niles Police Department, Jason L. Clark, 34, 58 E. Woodland St., Niles, was arrested today by Boardman Police on a Niles Police warrant. Clark is facing a charge ...