Salem Newshttp://www.salemnews.netTop Headlinesen-usMon, 22 Sep 2014 04:20:45 EDTMon, 22 Sep 2014 04:20:45 EDT policies put Valley in good stead the federal government continues to wage its war on coal and the Department of Energy continues to increase natural gas exportation, the Mahoning Valley, Lordstown in particular, is in a good position to capitalize.Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTState should simplify tax collection encourage the Ohio Senate to support legislation that would unify the state municipal income tax collections. House Bill 5 passed the Ohio House last year and is now in the Senate Finance Committe.Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTEnd resurgence of 'Black Lung' doubt a new report on coal miners' pneumoconiosis - black lung disease -will result in a flurry of recriminations as those on all sides of the issue attempt to place blame for a resurgence in the number of workers affected by it.Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTReport card process needs reevaluated a medium-sized to large school in Ohio and give 610 of its students a test. A few will do well and earn A grades. Most will get Bs, Cs and Ds. Some will do so badly they will be given Fs.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTPrisons should not take chances looking into an Ohio prison escape last week should be demanding corrections officials provide a list of extremely dangerous inmates, along with where and under what conditions they are being hel.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT