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Highway Patrol- While eastbound on state Route 172 in Hanover Township Thursday, a vehicle driven by Samantha A. Bailes, 21, Niles, went off the right side, striking a ditch. Neither she nor her two passengers were injured. Bailes was cited for failure to control.East Liverpool- Officers ...

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County Sheriff-Mary Ann Steiner, Heck Road, East Palestine, reported she was selling a horse trailer online when someone calling himself Pedro Cortez sent her a check for $1,980 and saying it was a down payment. Steiner took the check to the bank and learned it was bogus. Cortez told her she ...

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County Sheriff- Kimberly Kelleher, state Route 7, New Waterford, reported at 6:31 p.m. Wednesday she found four unauthorized charges on her account totaling about $535.Highway Patrol- Gary H. Lawn, 67, Mechanicstown Road, Hanoverton, was northbound on state Route 9 in Butler Township at 6 a.m. ...

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County Sheriff- Valerie Bowers, Scroggs Road, Lisbon, reported an assault at 7:14 p.m. Tuesday. William Seth McMillan told deputies he saw Gary A. Shell Jr. in the woods behind his house and went outside to find out why he was there. He found Shell and two other men he did not know, retrieving ...

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County Sheriff-Danielle Bowers, Walnut Street, Rogers, reported Monday she suspects someone she knows of putting Karo syrup in her vehicle's gas tank. She said this person has also stalked her, and she wanted to know how to go about obtaining a protection order.- Mia Sheets, Carbon Hill Road, ...

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County Sheriff- A teenager, Peyge Grimm, Canal Street, East Rochester, reported at 2:02 p.m. Friday a neighbor dispute. Her grandmother, Denise Grimm, said she took some trash out and her neighbor, Tonya Jett, came out of the house yelling about her poisoning their dog. The grandmother claimed ...

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County Sheriff- Janet Birch, Mick Road, Wellsville, reported at 2:31 p.m. Sunday her mailbox was destroyed sometime overnight. She heard a loud crash between 8:30 p.m. and 8:45 p.m., but thought they were fireworks.- Beverly Shivers, state Route 7, Rogers, reported at 12:20 p.m. Sunday she ...

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County Sheriff-Shawn Ketchum, Wellsville, reported Saturday that sometime overnight someone opened the unlocked toolbox on his truck and lit the mail in the mailbox on fire.Columbiana- At 5:04 a.m. Friday, a call was received that a washer caught fire at Compco.- At 6:29 a.m. Friday, a caller ...

Festival has new name, date

LEETONIA - The Leetonia Artisans Festival will return this year, but with a new name and date.Now the Festival in the Park, the event has been moved up a month, set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 28 in Wick Park. Admission and parking is free.According to event co-chair Toni Manzetti, the festival ...

15 spots open on Salem charter board

SALEM - City residents wanting to serve on the city's proposed charter commission, pending voter approval of its formation, have until 4 p.m. Wednesday to submit a petition with the county Board of Elections.That's the deadline for non-partisan candidates and issues to request placement on the ...