Coroner makes case for new office space

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WARREN — The Trumbull County Coroner’s Office has outgrown its office space, coroner Dr. Lawrence D’Amico said. A tour of the space, up a steep flight of stairs with narrow treads to the second floor of the building where the Trumbull County Board of Elections also is housed at 2931 ...

House bill gives $8M to area

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The U.S. House approved a $715 billion transportation bill that includes $4 million each in funding for projects in Mahoning and Trumbull counties. The House approved the bill by a 221-201 vote Thursday with all Democrats and only two Republicans voting in favor of it even though several ...

Fourth of July weekend events

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• CANFIELD — With the theme “Together Again,” there will be a two-day celebration with fireworks 10 p.m. Saturday at the Canfield Fairgrounds. Gate opening has been changed to 5 p.m., and the cost for entry is $10 per car. The annual Firecracker 4-mile Fun Run will be Monday with a ...

Ohio: COVID-19 occurrences jump to 579

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The state had 579 new COVID-19 cases reported Thursday, the most for a single day in nearly a month. It was only a little less than the three previous days combined: 624 total from Monday to Wednesday. Thursday’s number was the highest for a day since June 4 when there were 621 cases, ...

Mahoning nursing home cases continue to decline

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Mahoning County nursing homes and assisted-living facilities now have only seven COVID-19 cases, dropping from 12 last week as facilities correct their numbers and cases fall. One Boardman facility has listed the same three cases (one patient case, two staff cases) since early May, indicating ...

Union grievance hearing set for today

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WARREN — A union grievance hearing is expected to be held today to consider a complaint filed by the union representing two of the employees in the Trumbull County commissioners office. AFSCME Local 2493 filed the grievance. Although the form it was filed on does not name Commissioner Niki ...