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Blue Line cancels deal with Wellsville

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WELLSVILLE - Village officials will need to look for a new traffic camera provider - and a different source of regular income - as its current camera provider will part ways with the village next month. Blue Line Solutions LLC is terminating its agreement with the village of Wellsville ...

Unemployment rate reaches new low point

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LISBON — Columbiana County’s unemployment rate dropped in May to its lowest point since the end of the Clinton presidency. The county’s jobless rate was 4.5 percent last month, compared to 4.8 percent in April, according to figures released Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Job and ...

Renovations underway at Edison High

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RICHMOND — When students return in August, they will see some major changes as renovations are underway at Edison High School. Work began earlier this month on the estimated $1.7 million project as crews demolished walls and cleared out several other sites to make way for more room and some ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

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Garrett Adkins, 25, Maine Boulevard, told police Monday he was sitting in a shed on his property with a female when her husband walked in and began striking him repeatedly in the facial area.The attack caused what appeared to be a broken nose, according to reports. Adkins said the man fled down ...

Officials move forward with new police station

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LaCROFT — Liverpool Township officials will go forward with plans to turn the former LaCroft School building into the Liverpool Township Police Department’s new police station. During Monday’s meeting, trustees approved a motion to continue with engineering and construction for the new ...

Liverpool Township Police Reports

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An officer sitting stationary on Kountz Avenue saw a vehicle northbound on state Route 7 traveling at a slow rate of speed. He checked the speed with a traffic cam and found it to be traveling 31 mph in the 55 mph zone and also had no front license plate. In an attempt to initiate a traffic ...

Post-election financial reports filed with board

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LISBON —Megan Bickerton outspent incumbent Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Judge C. Ashley Pike by more than 7-to-1 in the final two weeks leading up to the May 8 primary election. Bickerton, who defeated Pike for the Republican nomination, outspent Pike $26,167 to $3,689, according ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

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An open garage door was found at Witmer’s on state Route 14, Salem Township, at 2:58 a.m. Monday. Leetonia police assisted in searching the building. All appeared to be in order. Kathryn Crowell, state Route 172, East Rochester, reported a man and a woman wrapped in a blanket walking along ...

Council addressed over flooding concerns

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SALINEVILLE — Pastor Rodney Ohler of the Salineville Assembly of God addressed village council on Monday about the recent flood which not only created a runoff problem for the church but also caused sewage to back up into the basement. Surrounded by a good number of people from the church, ...

East Liverpool Municipal

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In Municipal Court Monday, Jocelyn L. Birch, 22, Mary Street, was fined $675, sentenced to 90 days, 84 suspended, had her license suspended one year and was placed on probation three years for OVI. She was fined $150, sentenced to 30 days, 28 suspended, and placed on probation three years for ...