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GM, Honda partnership could benefit Lordstown

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LORDSTOWN — Two all-new electric vehicles General Motors and Honda pledged to jointly develop for the Japanese automaker could increase demand for battery-cells from GM’s proposed next-gen technology plant. The propulsion system in the vehicles is based on GM’s new proprietary battery ...

CitySweep postponed

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Heritage Thermal Services’ Earth Day collection of household hazardous wastes, old electronics and pharmaceuticals scheduled for April 25 has been postponed. This popular environmental event will be rescheduled later in the year if conditions allow. Since the program ...

Area Briefing

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Wellsville no parking WELLSVILLE — Wellsville Police Department is asking citizens to please not park from 8-12 a.m. today on the south side of Clark Avenue between 17th and 21st streets due to a superload going through. Riverview Cemetery temporary gate closure EAST LIVERPOOL — The ...

Gov. won’t require wearing masks in public

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said Saturday he won’t require people to wear cloth masks in public but is strongly encouraging their use. He said he has signed an executive order removing training requirements for mental health and marriage counselors to make remote “telehealth” ...

Americans brace for ‘hardest, saddest’ week of their lives

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NEW YORK (AP) — Americans braced for what the nation’s top doctor warned Sunday would be “the hardest and saddest week” of their lives while Britain assumed the unwelcome mantle of deadliest coronavirus hot spot in Europe after a record 24-hour jump in deaths that surpassed even ...

West Virginia reports 3rd coronavirus death

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A nursing home patient with underlying health conditions became the third person to die from the new coronavirus in West Virginia, health officials said Sunday. The Department of Health and Human Resources said the 76-year-old man was a resident of the Sundale ...

Virtual resources continue to grow at Lepper Library

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LISBON — The closure of the Lepper Library’s doors has not stopped the staff from making the library an accessible asset to the community. As the Governor, Mike DeWine, and Dr. Amy Acton have made meeting at the building off limits until at least May 1, 2020, the Director, Marcy Kaiser, and ...

County positive COVID-19 cases increases to 40

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As of 9:30 a.m. Sunday, the Columbiana County Health District is reporting that the county now has 40 positive COVID-19 cases including five total deaths of COVID-19 positive residents. These numbers reflect current totals including cases in East Liverpool City, Salem City and at the federal ...

A smile for Isaiah

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EAST LIVERPOOL — During a typical day, an autistic man attended a St. Clair Township workshop every weekday like clockwork. However programs like that of the Employment Development Inc are closed due to the coronavirus quarantine. Every April is World Autism Month, and individuals on the ...