Salem Newshttp://www.salemnews.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 20 Aug 2014 16:24:34 EDTWed, 20 Aug 2014 16:24:34 EDT photo-bombed Leetonia football lettermen laugh as they are photo-bombed by fido, actually the two pups are named Benny and Roxie. The bichons are owned by Bob and Dorothy Snow of Snow Photography.Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTMandel pushing for open checkbook - Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel wants to give taxpayers access to the state's checkbook anytime of the day or night through a free easy-to-read online format. "The people of Ohio have a right to know how their tax money is being spent," he sai.Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTJobless rate up in July - Columbiana County's unemployment rate increased in July for a second consecutive month. The jobless rate last month was 6.5 percent, an increase of .Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTGreen trustees to hear input on police bids - Township trustees set a special meeting for 7 p.m. Sept. 9 to allow public discussion on two bids for police protection that were opened during Tuesday's meetin.Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTSalem homes evacuated briefly due to gas leak - Some residents in the area of Franklin and South Union avenues were evacuated from their homes for a short time Tuesday after Columbia Gas reported a gas leak in the flammable range in a home. The Salem Fire Department was called at 11:14 a.Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT