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Mon. 8:45 pm: Man indicted in violent parking lot attack

WARREN - The man accused of ramming his vehicle into several others and hitting his wife in the head with a brick "over and over again," according to a police report, was indicted Monday by a Trumbull County grand jury in connection to the incident in the parking lot of a Denny's ...

Mon. 9:10 pm: Wounded leader of motorcycle gang charged in murders

WARREN TOWNSHIP - A Warren Township man who was wounded in a Saturday afternoon gun battle involving motorcycle gangs outside a Warren Township bar has been charged in the shooting deaths of two men from a rival gang.Warren Township police Chief Donald Bishop said the investigation is ...

Mon. 9:40 pm: Natale to appear in federal court Tuesday

WARREN - City Auditor Anthony J. Natale is expected to appear before Judge Benita Y. Pearson at 11 a.m. Tuesday to plead guilty to one count of conveying false information related to the use of a weapon of mass destruction.The charge stems from a 2013 incident in which an envelope filled with ...

Sat. 8:30 pm: Biker club shootout leads to double homicide

WARREN TOWNSHIP - A confrontation between the leaders of two rival motorcycle clubs Saturday afternoon led to a shootout that left two men dead and three others injured, according to police.Warren Township police Chief Don Bishop said the Forever Two Wheels, or FTW, motrorcycle club of Warren ...

Sat. 8:50 pm: Ohio Chautauqua returning to Warren

WARREN - Ohio Chautauqua will return to Warren next year for the sixth time since it began 16 years ago.Chautauqua's travelling troupe of scholars adopt the guise of historical giants, from scientists to generals to artists, using their wealth of knowledge to entertain and educate.Sue Shafer, ...

Sat. 9 pm: Father: Children are my ‘greatest gift’

BRISTOL - Mark Reese and his wife Melody always wanted a big family, but they were unable to conceive.So instead they decided they would open their home and their hearts to children who need a family. In the past 13 years, the two have fostered 19 children. Five of those kids, ages 2-12, the ...

Sat. 9:45 pm: Civilians get peek at military life

VIENNA -The Youngstown Air Reserve Station was flooded Saturday with members of the public eager to get a glimpse of military life.The 910th Airlift Wing open house featured displays and tours of the C-130 Hercules, and many other displays showcasing the equipment and missions carried out from ...

Fri. 1 p.m.: Kerr, Curry each fined $25,000 for Game 6 incidents

CLEVELAND (AP) - Steve Kerr and Stephen Curry let their frustrations with Game 6 of the NBA Finals be known, and it came at a price.Each was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Friday for separate incidents. Kerr, the league's coach of the year, was fined for publicly criticizing officiating after the ...

Thurs. 7 pm: Chamber hopes to turn heads with bobbleheads

YOUNGSTOWN -The Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber announced Thursday the creation of two life-sized, 3-D printed bobble heads of the presumptive presidential nominees, Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton.The Trump bobblehead will be present at the July Republican National ...

Thurs. 8 pm: County extends consultant pact with Verich

WARREN -Trumbull County commissioners have extended the contract of a former state lawmaker who the county is using as a special consultant.The county board voted Wednesday to renew its professional services agreement with Michael G. Verich for six months, ending Dec. 31. According to the ...

Thurs. 9:10 pm: State money coming for Zika fight

WARREN - A mosquito was the guest of honor Thursday morning as the director of the Ohio Enivironmental Protection Agency announced almost $45,000 in state grant money coming to Trumbull County communities to help mitigate the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus.A large photo of an ...

Thurs. 9:20 pm: Southington woman killed in Ravenna crash

RAVENNA - A Southington woman died and two Trumbull County men were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday morning in Portage County.Carly M. Desenburg, 27, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Portage County Coroner, according to a news release from the Ravenna post of the Ohio ...

Thurs. 10 pm: West Farmington mayor excited about water project

WEST FARMINGTON - Village Mayor Shirley McIntosh said she felt like throwing a party on Thursday afternoon at the very place that had become the source of her frustrations.The woman who has been mayor for about 18 months said the village's antiquated water treatment plant is a source of ...

Wed. 12:15 p.m.: Authorities search for boy dragged into water by gator

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife officials pulled four alligators from a lagoon at Walt Disney World after a 2-year-old boy was dragged into the water by an alligator near the upscale Grand Floridian Resort & Spa as his father frantically tried to rescue his son.Meanwhile, Disney ...

Weds. 9:15 pm: Matalco opens Lordstown plant to community

LORDSTOWN - Updated technology is a key element that sets the local Matalco plant apart from other facilities, one of the owners said Wednesday during an open house of the new aluminum billet manufacturing center along state Route 45."It's one of the most modern facilities, very efficient," ...

Weds. 9:30 pm: Potential license suspension may jeopardize judge candidacy

WARREN -The Republican challenger in the 11th District Court of Appeals race may face a law license suspension that could jeopardize his candidacy.The Board of Professional Conduct of the Ohio Supreme Court recently recommended a one-year suspension for attorney Ron M. Tamburrino of Rock Creek. ...

Tues. 11:30 a.m.: Man found after Lordstown ATV crash

LORDSTOWN - An injured Warren man was found by police lying near the side of road in the 6900 block of Palmyra Road early this morning after an all terrain vehicle crash.Lordstown police Officer Patrick Walker happened upon the 33-year-old victim around 1:30 a.m. today while making routine ...

Tues. 5:05 p.m.: Motorcyclist crashes, taken by helicopter to hospital

A motorcyclist traveling on state Route 305 was transported by helicopter this afternoon from the scene of a crash to St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.The motorist, whose name was not immediately released, lost control of his bike while negotiating a turn at the intersection of ...

Sun. 11:29 a.m.: The latest on the shooting at an Orlando nightclub

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The Latest on the shooting at an Orlando nightclub (all times local):11:20 a.m.Families and friends are awaiting word outside an Orlando hospital to learn whether their loved ones are among 50 killed and 53 more hospitalized at a shooting at a gay nightclub.About 50 people ...