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No longer mirror of U.S., Ohio's electoral bellwether quiets

No longer mirror of U.S., Ohio's electoral bellwether quiets

President Donald Trump showed even more strength this time in the working-class Mahoning Valley counties.
Warren native selected to participate in Navy leadership program

Warren native selected to participate in Navy leadership program

“Coming from a town that raised an astronaut, pro football players, directors, actresses and musicians, I hope to make my hometown proud with my accomplishments serving the country as a civilian with the Navy,” Sherri Johnston said.
Two more snowplows could hit Youngstown streets by January

Two more snowplows could hit Youngstown streets by January

Recent plowing woes have been well-documented: The city currently has 18 snowplow trucks in total for the city. Besides three new trucks that arrived in March, much of the fleet is from 2008 and beyond the end of an 8-to-10-year life expectancy.
Lordstown Motors faces 'corporate espionage' suit from Calif.-based Karma Automotive

Lordstown Motors faces 'corporate espionage' suit from Calif.-based Karma Automotive

The suit brings 10 counts, including misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition and breach of contract, among others, and seeks various forms of compensation. LMC officials called Karma’s corporate espionage claims a “fantasy.”
Lordstown Motors announces 50K Endurance preorders, new facilities in Mich. and Calif.

Lordstown Motors announces 50K Endurance preorders, new facilities in Mich. and Calif.

“We continue to make significant progress across all fronts," CEO Steve Burns is quoted in a Monday release.
FBI searches home of Ohio public utility commission chairman

FBI searches home of Ohio public utility commission chairman

The search comes nearly four months after the FBI arrested then-Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder and four others in connection to a $60 million bribery scheme funded by Akron-based FirstEnergy Corp. The FBI would not confirm whether today's search was related to that bribery probe.
Youngstown schools CEO to participate in 2 virtual discussions this week

Youngstown schools CEO to participate in 2 virtual discussions this week

Justin Jennings will join Ohio PTA’s discussion on state report cards during the pandemic and the Youngstown State University Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion’s “Understanding Black Lives Matter” web series.
Mahoning Soil & Water seeks input from residents, organizations

Mahoning Soil & Water seeks input from residents, organizations

The feedback will assist the district with developing its five-year strategic plan.
Ohio reporting 7,043 new cases of COVID-19; 289,593 total

Ohio reporting 7,043 new cases of COVID-19; 289,593 total

Statewide, there have been 5,742 confirmed and probable deaths, including 295 in Mahoning County; 140 in Trumbull; and 92 in Columbiana.
UPDATE | Cavs' Kevin Porter Jr. will be arraigned today after weekend arrest

UPDATE | Cavs' Kevin Porter Jr. will be arraigned today after weekend arrest

The Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard faces a felony count of improperly handling a loaded firearm in a motor vehicle as well as misdemeanor counts of drug abuse, failure to control and driving without a valid license.