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  • Missing pets with Dick Goddard: Let FOX 8 viewers help (Part 5)

    Is your furry friend missing? Share a photo and maybe fellow FOX 8 viewers can help you. Click the “Submit Your Photo” button at the bottom of this page. Then, in the description box, be sure to include your pet’s name, where it was last seen, and a number or email address where you can be reached. Please try not to exceed two lines as the description will likely be cut off. Click here to view lost pets in our […]

  • Man who killed Cleveland Officer David Fahey in hit-skip sentenced to 12 years in prison

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — The driver who hit and killed Cleveland Police Officer David Fahey was sentenced to the maximum 12 years in prison Friday. Israel Alvarez  agreed to a plea deal last month and will serve about a decade behind bars. He struck Fahey in January 2017 near Interstate 90 in Lakewood. At the time, Fahey was directing traffic after an accident. Alvarez was later arrested at his home in Lorain. He pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide, DUI and […]

  • Ready to shop? Here’s a guide to 2018 Black Friday store hours, ads and top 10 deals!

    Stores have unveiled their plans for the most critical days of the holiday shopping season. According to, 76 percent of Americans said they will make at least one Black Friday purchase this year. About 8.82 percent will shop in-store, while 67 percent plan to make online purchases. The list below will help you save time researching store hours and circulars for the major retailers! Happy shopping! **For’s list of the Top 10 Black Friday 2018 Deals at Walmart, […]

  • 1 killed in chain reaction crash involving at least 13 accidents in Canton; U.S. 30 closed

    CANTON, Ohio — One person was killed in a crash that caused several other accidents on U.S. 30 Thursday morning. U.S. 30 was closed both ways as of 8 a.m. Fox 8’s Adrienne DiPiazza reports that the original, fatal two-car crash happened at around 5:50 a.m. on U.S. 30 near I-77. One person died in that crash. It caused chain reaction crash, involving at least 13 separate accidents. At least five of the crashes involved injuries, she reports. Canton Police […]

  • Winter weather caused huge issues with morning commute

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Freezing rain and snow caused a messy commute for drivers this morning. There is a Winter Weather Advisory in effect for most of NE Ohio, with a wintry mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain expected to fall before changing over to a cold rain by this afternoon. A look back at the incidents caused by the hazardous conditions in our blog below.

  • Seen on TV: 11/15/18

    Here are the web links for Thursday, November 15, 2018: Click here for Santa’s mailing address Click here for the Champions Child Prodigy cover Click here to submit your love story Click here for 2018’s 10 Worst Toys List Click here for more information on how you can Braxton get a van that is wheelchair accessible Click here for more on little girl’s donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Click here for GoFundMe for Nikki Delamotte Click here for list of Sears, Kmart locations which are […]

  • 3 hurt, mobile home destroyed in Painesville Township fire

    PAINESVILLE TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Three people were injured in a fire that destroyed a mobile home in Painesville Township Thursday morning. According to police, the fire broke out at a trailer located in Fairgrounds Mobile Homes on Route 20. Route 20 was closed as firefighters ran water hoses across both eastbound and westbound lanes. The road has since reopened. Authorities say one person was taken to the hospital with burns. Two more were hospitalized for smoke inhalation. The trailer was […]

  • Barberton man who set fire to Firestone Mansion sentenced

      FAIRLAWN, Ohio — A Barberton man who admitted to setting a fire at a historic home in Summit County earlier this year was sentenced Tuesday. Donavin Gowin, 18, previously pleaded guilty to arson at the Firestone Mansion back in January. It took several area fire departments to control the blaze. No injuries were reported. In court Tuesday, Gowin was sentenced to 18 months in jail. All but 10 days were suspended. He will serve those 10 days over the […]

  • Four family members arrested in 2016 murders of 8 people in Pike County

    PIKE COUNTY, Ohio — Four family members have been arrested in the murders of eight people in Pike County in April 2016. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Pike County Sheriff Charles S. Readerand Pike County Prosecutor Robert Junk announced the arrests Tuesday afternoon. A press conference is planned for 4 p.m. Seven adults and a teenage boy from the Rhoden family were found shot to death at four homes near Piketon in southern Ohio on April 22, 2016. The following […]

  • Feeling ‘dangerous,’ too? Company makes new Baker Mayfield T-shirt after talk of his Browns win ‘premonition’

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Before he rolled out of bed Sunday, Baker Mayfield had a premonition of near perfection. More than a hunch. “When I woke up this morning, I was feeling pretty dangerous,” the Browns rookie quarterback said with a smile and a hint of arrogance. “I just woke up feeling really dangerous.” The Browns beat the Atlanta Falcons 28-16 during their best all-around performance in years. And Browns fans have been using Mayfield’s line about feeling “dangerous” since Sunday’s post-game […]

  • Honoring Veterans: Share your photos of service men and women

    Veterans Day is approaching, and we are celebrating the country’s service men and women. Did you serve our country? Or is there someone else you want to honor? Make sure to include names, ranks and any special information about those in your photos! Their photos and stories could be featured on Fox 8 News and on Fox 8’s social media pages. Our gallery is full. We’ve started a second one here.  

  • Share your photos of the first snow of the season!

    The first snow of the season is here! As of Friday morning, most of the falling flakes were to the south and west of Fox 8’s viewing area. There were a few delays issued Friday morning. **For our closings page, click here** Is it snowing where you are? Share your photos with us by hitting the ‘submit’ button below. Or, if you’re on mobile, email us at Please include your location!