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Lost & Found Friday - May 24: giving your pet the best chance
This week, Lost & Found Ohio Pets reports that there more pets that have been picked up as strays than have been reported missing.
Thu May 23, 2013
Niles man gets 5 years in slashing
A Niles man seemed dumbfounded when a judge asked him why he followed another man out of a bar and attacked him, using a box cutter to try to slash his throat.
Combative defendant removed from Trumbull County courtroom
Aggravated murder with a death penalty specification is the first part of a nine count indictment handed up against 41-year-old Willie Gene Wilks, Junior.
Chief nabs man in burglary
On Wednesday, the odds changed. Milhoan said he walked up unnoticed to a man who was loading a flat-screen TV into the back of a car that matched the description of a vehicle police had been looking for the past several weeks.
Trail honors son of judge
A newly opened walking trail recently dedicated in memory of Ethan Swift is designed to help nature lovers and runners enjoy the outdoors.
Senators: End time limit for sex crimes
Two state senators want to do away with the statute of limitations on rape and sexual battery, meaning perpetrators could face charges for crimes committed decades prior.
Summer Reading Club planned at libraries
Registration for Summer Reading Club will begin Wednesday at Portage County District Library branches.
Wed May 22, 2013
Ohio tornado history with details of each tornado since 1950
Just four Ohio tornadoes since 1950 have received the most severe F5 designation.
Judge sends man to facility to restore his competency
Following through on his warning about a month ago, Trumbull County Common Pleas Judge Andrew Logan ordered a 61-year-old accused of murder institutionalized until his competency is restored.
Tue., 12:22pm: Man found in Lordstown died of gunshot wound to the head
The Trumbull County Coroner's Office has confirmed that a Warren Township man whose body was discovered in a car burning in Lordstown last week died from a gunshot wound to the head.
Tue 6:30pm: Boil alert issued in Hubbard Township
The Trumbull County Sanitary Engineer's Office issued a boil advisory for water customers on White Oak Drive in Hubbard Township due to a water main break.
Tue May 21, 2013
Man faces murder charge
City police went to a Dickey Avenue home early Sunday morning on reports of a possible disturbance with injuries, but found the body of a man in his backyard.
Camp Ravenna gets funds for wetland restoration
The state Controlling Board OK'd additional funding Monday to remove a dam and restore a creek at the Camp Ravenna Military Joint Military Center in Portage and Trumbull counties.
Dam to be removed, creek to be restored at Trumbull County military facility
The state Controlling Board OK'd additional funding Monday to remove a dam and restore a creek at the Camp Ravenna Joint Military Training Center in Trumbull County.
Sat May 18, 2013
Body in burned car identified
Dental records show the man to be Michael C. Anderson, 23, of Warren Township, Lordstown police said.
LaBrae's Gunther hurdles her way to success
Keith was a standout basketball player for LaBrae High School and is the current boys basketball coach at Ursuline High School.
Wed May 15, 2013
Brookfield in fiscal emergency
The Brookfield Local School District is in a state of fiscal emergency, according to a report released Tuesday by Auditor of State Dave Yost.
Body found in car
Lordstown police Chief Brent Milhoan said a passing motorist called about 1:15 p.m. after spotting a burning vehicle in a wooded area near a cell tower on the north side of Industrial Trace.
James D. Maderitz 1931-2013
James D. Maderitz, 81, passed away Monday evening, May 13, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown surrounded by his loving family.
Tue May 14, 2013
Tue. 4pm: Champion plant breaks ground on expansion
Five of the planned 30 new employees are already on the job as part of a $20 million expansion at Ohio Star Forge here.