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  • Michigan State is headed back to the Final Four, where they'll meet Duke next Saturday night. Afterward, Wisconsin takes on the still-unbeaten Kentucky Wildcats.

    We've got a Final Four.

    Michigan State and Duke will join Kentucky and Wisconsin in Indianapolis next Saturday night.

    In Syracuse, N.Y., Michigan State and Louisville traded leads all game. As the clock wound down, the Spartans led by one point, 65-64. But they missed their chance to extend the lead when freshman Marvin Clark Jr. missed two free throws with 22 seconds to go.

    But just seconds later, they fouled Louisville forward Mangok Mathiang, who made one free throw to tie the game, but couldn't hit the second.

  • Videos On End-Of-Life Choices Ease Tough Conversation

    Lena Katakura's father is 81. He was recently diagnosed with esophageal cancer and doctors don't expect him to survive the illness. Katakura says a nurse at their Honolulu hospital gave them a form to fill out to indicate what kind of treatment he'd want at the end of life. "And we're looking...
  • Iran, West Said To Be Closing Gap On Nuke Deal As Deadline Looms

    Update at 10:50 p.m.: Media reports suggest that Iran may be backing away from a significant part of the potential deal — agreeing to send enriched uranium to Russia.

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  • YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Mayor John McNally says the city plans to reach out to potential users of three former Bottom Dollar locations, now that Aldi Inc. has elected not to reopen these stores and instead sell or lease them. “In our discussions, they wanted to get the transaction closed first, then...
     
  • LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Perry J. Chickonoski and Daniel C. Cook, both lending officers for Talmer Bank and Trust, left impressed with what they saw Friday during a tour of Anderson-DuBose Co.’s Lordstown Distribution Center. “It’s amazing the quality of inventory they have and they move it through that...
     

What You Need to Know

  • Take Your Child to Work at YSU April 9

    On Thursday, April 9,  the faculty and staff at Youngstown State University are invited to bring their children to work!  The event is an educational day on campus, providing families a unique opportunity to heighten a child’s future aspirations in the workplace.  It also provides an opportunity to explore higher education first hand.  The theme this year is "Pete Loves the Circus!"  Activities include fun contests, food coupons, free giveaways, museum tours, planetarium shows, Maag Library activities, and Rec Center events.
  • DIVERSITY DINNER IS MARCH 27

    The Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs at Youngstown State University presents the Diversity Leadership Dinner and Scholarship Benefit Concert on March 27, at 8:00 p.m. at Stambaugh Auditorium. The event features Landau Eugene Murphy, Jr., the 2011 Winner of "America's Got Talent."  

    Tickets are on sale now at Stambaugh Box Office at 330-259-0555.  For more information go to web.ysu.edu/dma.

     

     

     

  • WYSU's COMMUNITY CALENDAR IS FOR YOU!

    WYSU provides a Community Calendar page as a public service. You can now enter your event directly on our website. Everyone is welcome to submit events to the calendar, though not everyone's submission will be published or announced on air. We specialize in fine and performing art events, large community events, and YSU events.