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Tariffs force automakers to dim earnings outlook

Local News

A Trump administration-led trade war with China and U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum are putting pressure on earnings for automakers, prompting General Motors to slash its outlook and, among other factors, cutting into Ford Motor Co.’s earnings. GM cited “recent and significant ...

Ford says restructuring will cost $7B cash over 3 to 5 years

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DETROIT— Ford Motor Co. said Wednesday it is in the midst of a major restructuring of the company that will cost $7 billion in cash and hit pretax earnings by $11 billion over the next three to five years. But the company, which also reported a 48 percent second-quarter net profit decline, ...

POLICE

Police News

County Sheriff — Deputies spoke to two Day Road residents at 2:24 p.m. Thursday after their doctor’s office called concerned after hearing that one of them had said she wanted to shoot herself. The woman reportedly was having an anxiety attack about her medications being changed when the ...

REAL ESTATE

Court News

Butler Township Main Street LLC to Dillon T. Rhodes, home on Tower Road; $142,500. Center Township John Hawthorne, also known as Jack Hawthorne to Thomas and Brenda Hawthorne, home on St. Jacob-Logtown Road; $150,000. Emoretta Baker to Deborah Dowdell, home, outbuilding and shed on state ...

GRAND JURY

Court News

LISBON — Thomas J. Macolino, 30, last known address South Lincoln Avenue, Lisbon, was served a secret indictment charged with three counts of drugs with a forfeiture specification. On Jan. 8, Macolino allegedly had LSD, tetrahydrocannabinol and methamphetamines along with $258 believed used ...

MUNICIPAL

Court News

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court a Sept. 11 pretrial was set for Cody A. Lawson, 22, Lake Milton, cited with OVI first offense and two lights displayed. Joshua R. Andrews, 27, North Walnut Street, East Palestine, was sentenced to 90 days in jail and fined $250 for obstructing ...

PLEAS COURT

Court News

New Cases Wells Fargo Bank vs. Michael E. Lawson, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Green Street, East Rochester. U.S. Bank National Association vs. Elizabeth K. Murphy, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Front Street, Negley. Jill Nolan, East Liverpool, vs. John Nolan, ...

ELO COURT

Court News

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court Friday, Standley K. Curtis, 66, Swickard Drive, was fined $100 for no operator’s license/motorcycle endorsement. David G.F. Wright, 24, Clark Avenue, Wellsville, was fined $100 for failure to control and $30 for unsafe vehicle. Braden M. Buzzard, 38, ...

Grandstanding

Local News

Lisbon firefighters met at the fairgrounds recently and combined some training work with their annual cleaning of the grandstands in preparation for this year's county fair. Firefighters set up a drop tank and learned how to prime the engine's pump to operate the suction hose in the drop tank. ...

Lisbon mayor resigns

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LISBON — The village will have a new mayor beginning in August, now that Mayor Joe Morenz has announced he will resign on July 31. Morenz announced his intention to resign to council in a letter on Thursday, citing non-life threatening health issues as a reason, Fiscal Officer Tracey Wonner ...