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Fri. 11:30 a.m.: Threat evacuates Harding again

WARREN - Warren G. Harding High School was evacuated again this morning, after officials received information about an unspecified threat.Students were moved about 10:30 a.m. from the school building into its football field, while Warren Police and school officials checked the building.Warren ...

Fri. 12:30 p.m.: Kmart workers authorize strike

BAZETTA - United Auto Workers Local 1112 members who work at the Kmart Distribution Center voted to give negotiators authorization to call a strike if necessary, a union leader confirmed today.Glenn Johnson, UAW Local 1112 president, said about 98 percent of the workers who voted did so in ...

Fri. 9:40 p.m.: Warren Township man makes threats against cops

WARREN TOWNSHIP - A Warren Township man will not be charged despite making threats Thursday night that he wanted to engage police in a gun battle so they would shoot and kill him in a "suicide by cop" incident.Warren Township police Chief Don Bishop said a distraught resident in the 5800 block ...

Thur. 10:44 a.m.: Police: Remains those of Warren teen

ASHTABULA - The human remains found behind an Ashtabula County home on Aug. 20 are those of Warren teen Alesha Bell, 18, the Ashtabula County Sheriff's Office confirmed today.A DNA sample was collected from Bell's mother, and other missing people from the region, after the bones were found in a ...

Thur. 1:52 p.m.: Investigator: Man tried to intervene before father shot him

TWINSBURG, Ohio (AP) - A report from a medical examiner's investigator says a man was fatally shot by his father when he tried to stop the older man from leaving home with a pistol and a rifle vowing to "do some damage" at a medical facility.A Twinsburg police officer shot and killed ...

Thus. 6:40 p.m.: Trumbull County agrees to post finances online

BOARDMAN -- Joining other government bodies across the state, Trumbull County has agreed to go online with its finances.Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel, the keynote speaker for the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber's Salute to Business breakfast on Thursday, said the move is part of an ongoing ...

Thurs. 11 p.m.: Hubbard boil advisory ended

The boil advisory issued Wednesday for residents of Hubbard city is no longer in effect.Hubbard Service Director Daniel Livingston said the boil advisory was lifted late Thursday for all city water customers.The advisory was originally issued due to waterline break.

Wed. 5:10 p.m.: Press conference on bones found in Ashtabula set Thursday

A press conference revealing the results of DNA tests conducted on human remains discovered Aug. 20 in Roaming Shores will be held 10 a.m. tomorrow at the Ashtabula County Sheriff's Office.The office has declined to reveal information related to the results until the press conference.A DNA ...

Wed. 7:50 p.m.: Woman says boyfriend threw her out of moving car

NILES -- A McDonald man accused of throwing his girlfriend out of a moving car and beating her appeared in Niles Municipal Court Wednesday for a pretrial hearing on a charge of felonious assault.Frank Clark Jr., 34, has been held in the Trumbull County Jail since Weathersfield police arrested ...

Wed. 8:20 p.m.: Police arrest man they say organized ATV madness

WARREN -- The Warren man accused of using social media to bring dozens of ATV and motorbike riders onto city streets Sunday to "wreak havoc" is being held without bond after he was booked into the Trumbull County Jail around 1 a.m. Wednesday.A not guilty plea for Trevor Hall, 21, 1129 Buena ...

Wed. 9:30 p.m.: Brookfield business held up, employee bound

BROOKFIELD --An armed robber tied a woman up as he stole $8,000 from Express Cash Advance 9 a.m. Wednesday, according to Brookfield police Chief Dan Faustino.The white man stood about 6 feet tall, wore a black hat, metal rimmed sunglasses, a black zip up sweatshirt and a black backpack, ...

Tue. 11:29 a.m.: Ohio SOS to hold local office hours

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted's Office will hold open office hours Sept. 16 in Trumbull County and Sept. 23 in Mahoning County.In Trumbull, a regional liaison will be available to meet with the public 2 to 4 p.m. at the Hubbard Public Library, 436 W. Liberty St. In Mahoning County, it will ...

Tues. 12:15 p.m.: Warren students evacuated after bomb threat

WARREN - Warren City School District is closing today because of a bomb threat, according to Superintendent Steve Chiaro. All the students are safe, he said.Warren police received a call for the threat at about 11 a.m., and students were evacuated from the all district buildings, Chiaro ...

Tues. 6:10 p.m.: Cruze sales slip more than 37 percent

LORDSTOWN -- Chevrolet Cruze sales hit a road block nationwide in August as deliveries of the locally-made small car plunged 37.4 percent compared to the same time last year.General Motors on Tuesday reported delivering 14,661 Cruzes in August compared to 23,435 the same month in 2014.The ...

Tues. 6:55 p.m.: Inmate accused of stabbing nurse in neck

WARREN - A female inmate at the Trumbull County Jail is accused of stabbing a nurse in the neck as she attempted to draw her blood.Trumbull County Sheriff Tom Altiere said the incident is under review.Danielle M. Johnson, 35, is scheduled to be arraigned today in Warren Municipal Court on ...

Tues. 7:10 p.m.: Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authority

COLUMBUS - Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State Jon Husted invalidated anti-fracking ballot issues this fall, argued in a court filing Tuesday that voters, not the elections chief, should decide the substance of such issues.Residents in Fulton, Medina and Athens counties ...

Tues. 9:10 p.m.: Braceville, county officials to meet on comprehensive plan

BRACEVILLE -- The townships first comprehensive plan is being worked on by the Trumbull County Planning Commission and resident input is being sought to help with planing for the communitys future.Trustee Chairman Todd Brewster said at Tuesday's trustee meeting the plan will help serve as a ...

Mon. 10:10 a.m.: Goodman to remain on Warren ballot

WARREN - The Trumbull County Board of Elections voted unanimously this morning to allow Warren Law Director candidate to remain on the November 3 ballot, overruling objections that had been raised about his candidacy.The board voted 4-0 after deliberating for about a half-hour on the ...

Mon. 8:25 p.m.: Motorbike, ATV stunt results in arrests; organizer sought

WARREN -- More than a dozen people, mostly from Akron and Cleveland, have been charged or cited in a weekend incident involving numerous motorbikes and ATVs, but police still are looking for a Warren man who they believe organized the effort.Warren Police Sgt. Bryan Holmes said dozens of people ...