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  • Municipal Court

    Thursday Dec 6 | via Salem News 

    In Columbiana County Municipal Court Robert L. Porada Jr., 43, New Waterford, was fined $100, sentenced 120 days jail, placed on two years probation and required 20 hours community service for theft and obstructing official business. Daniel A. Grimes, 27, East Liverpool, was fined $780, placed on one year probation and required 30 hours community service for driving under suspension and driving too slow.

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    Related Topix: New Waterford, OH, East Liverpool, OH, Berlin Center, OH, Salem, OH

  • Court News

    Thursday Dec 6 | via Morning Journal 

    A Salem man was sentenced to the county jail after he was found to have violated his probation on domestic violence charges from 2015. Dakota B. Santee, 24, New Garden Avenue, was sentenced to 30 days in jail by Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Judge Scott Washam during a probation violation hearing this week.

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    Related Topix: Salem, OH, Columbiana County, OH, Beloit, OH, Leetonia, OH

  • Tis the season to be leery of telescammers

    Thursday Nov 29 | via Salem News 

    If you are a senior reading this and own a phone - after all, who doesn't? - you are most likely pestered, bothered, annoyed by robocalls. Often on a daily basis.

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  • Fire at Salem home deemed - suspicious'

    Tuesday Nov 27 | via Salem News 

    A fire at a residence on North Madison Avenue Sunday night just a few hours after a domestic at the same address has been deemed suspicious, with the State Fire Marshal and Salem Police investigating. Firefighters were called to the home owned by Heidi Hostetter at 291 N. Madison Ave. at 9:04 p.m. after a neighbor reported possibly seeing smoke and flames inside the structure, for a call of a possible structure fire.

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  • Salem woman honored for helping Leetonia cop

    Saturday Nov 10 | via Salem News 

    Leetonia Mayor Kevin Siembida presents a medal and plaque of commendation to Catherine Davidson of Salem for her assistance of an officer being assaulted during a traffic stop last month. Seen on the left is Police Chief Allen Haueter.

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    Related Topix: Leetonia, OH, Salem, OH, Lisbon, OH

  • More

    Oct 29, 2018 | via WFMJ-TV Youngstown 

    A community discussion on immigration will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 12:30 pm in the Ohio Room of the Kilcawley Center at Youngstown State University. The panel is sponsored by the YSU College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences and will discuss the impact of national immigration policies and the effect it has on local communities.

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    Related Topix: Ohio, Youngstown State University, Salem, OH

  • Municipal

    Oct 24, 2018 | via Morning Journal 

    An Oct. 29 preliminary hearing was set in Columbiana County Municipal Court for Kaid D. Todd, 28, North Main, Columbiana, charged with burglary for allegedly entering his mother's home on Chestnut Street, Leetonia, without permission in order to commit a theft on Oct. 8 and 9. Albert M. White, 18, state Route 170, East Palestine, pleaded guilty to arson for setting fire to a small building holding equipment at the East Palestine Girls Softball Association fields on Brookdale Avenue in Unity Township on Aug. 14. White was treated for burns he suffered committing the offense. Sentencing is set for Nov. 13. A Nov. 15 pretrial was set for Ronald L. Lodge, 26, Canfield, cited with OVI second offense and failure to control.

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    Related Topix: Columbiana, OH, Leetonia, OH, East Palestine, OH, Salem, OH