Trumbull, Columbiana close to 2K-case mark | Information, Sports activities, Jobs
If case numbers proceed this week as they did final week, Ohio will surpass 160,000 coronavirus circumstances throughout the subsequent few days.
The Ohio Division of Well being reported 157,966 circumstances on Saturday, a rise of seven,957 since Sept. 26 and a rise of 1,157 since Friday. The every day common variety of new circumstances since Tuesday has been 1,000.
The state additionally reported 4,925 coronavirus deaths since Friday, a rise of 20.
Mahoning County reported 3,216 circumstances on Saturday, a rise of twenty-two. Nonetheless, no new deaths had been reported, and the depend stays at 282.
Trumbull County is about to go the two,000-case mark, with 1,975 circumstances reported on Saturday, a rise of 11. No new deaths had been reported there both, and it stays at 132, in line with ODH numbers.
Columbiana County is also approaching the two,000 mark, with 1,980 circumstances reported on Saturday, a rise of simply two, and no new deaths for a complete of 82.
Champion college officers introduced Friday that each one lessons from elementary to highschool can be distant studying starting Tuesday to Oct. 12 due to COVID-19 considerations.
Superintendent John Grabowski stated in a well being / wellness replace on the district’s Fb web page the district has acquired notification of two new presumptive optimistic circumstances of COVID-19. He stated the circumstances are “outdoors of the unique publicity and have impacted each the highschool and elementary college.”
Final week, Grabowski instituted distant studying at the highschool Sept. 29 till Monday after studying of 4 COVID-19 circumstances. The brand new circumstances are along with the earlier 4.
All contacts are being notified and quarantined by the district and the Trumbull County Mixed Well being District, Grabowski stated.
All extracurricular actions are shut down in the course of the distant studying interval.
Grabowski is internet hosting a city corridor assembly 6 p.m. Monday to deal with the scenario. He stated e-mail invites can be shared by midday Monday.
All highschool and center college sporting actions have been canceled. The soccer sport between Champion and Brookfield was postponed Sept. 25. The Champion and Newton Falls soccer sport scheduled for Friday additionally has been postponed. The sport tentatively has been rescheduled to Oct. 30 pending playoff standing.
Officers final week indicated three soccer coaches had examined optimistic for COVID-19.
Grabowski stated final week the district discovered of 4 new COVID-19 circumstances associated to the unique publicity throughout the soccer program.
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