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Liverpool talks options about recall of officers

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EAST LIVERPOOL — City councilman Ray Perorazio didn’t get the okay to bring back a furlough police officer during Monday’s regular meeting; however, his colleagues said that they will think about it. During last week’s finance committee meeting, Perorazio told his fellow committee ...

Masks required for Trumbull, 6 other counties

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COLUMBUS — Residents of seven Ohio counties will be mandated to wear a mask when out in public, Gov. Mike DeWine announced during a briefing Tuesday as the number of hospitalizations from COVID-19 reached the highest count in at least 21 days. The governor said the mandate will impact ...

County Briefing

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Energy savings days extended The city of Columbiana and American Municipal Power are extending the energy savings days this week and are asking customers to curtail energy usage today, Thursday and Friday. “Community Energy Savings Days” is a response program for when demand for ...

High court upholds robocall ban

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WASHINGTON— The Supreme Court on Monday upheld a 1991 law that bars robocalls to cellphones. The case, argued by telephone in May because of the coronavirus pandemic, only arose after Congress in 2015 created an exception in the law that allowed the automated calls for collection of ...

Community Calendar

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WED/7-8 East Palestine VFW at Legion, 3 p.m. Fredericktown Max Gard Hike canceled for this year Lisbon County park board at 4:30 p.m. at district garage, 300 S. Jefferson BOE at 5:30 p.m. virtually from homes, login info on district website, 424-7714 Cemetery board at 9 a.m. ...

Officer’s letter: ‘I hope I died with bravery’

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TOLEDO — The mayor of Ohio’s fourth-largest city said during a memorial service Tuesday that a police officer shot and killed over the weekend was loyal throughout his life and during his final moments. “In his last gasp, he demonstrated his truth and loyalty. ‘Tell my family I love ...

Coaches opens Calcutta location

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CALCUTTA — Many area residents celebrated their first post-pandemic quarantine meal out with a burger and shake from Coaches’ new Calcutta location this week. This was Columbiana County’s third location, as there are also Coaches Burger Bars in both Lisbon and Salem. Stacy Howlett, ...

Hancock, Brooke counties report new coronavirus cases

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As a spike in COVID-19 cases has led Gov. Jim Justice to order residents to wear masks when indoors with the exception of homes, officials in Hancock and Brooke counties have reported new cases over the weekend. On Monday the Hancock County Health Department reported six new confirmed cases ...

Heat will stay stuck on extra high for July in most of US

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The heat is on. And for most of America it’ll stay on through the rest of the month and maybe longer, meteorologists say. Widespread and prolonged extreme heat is baking the contiguous United States and meteorologists see no relief in sight, except for a brief time in a corner of the Pacific ...

Police

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County Sheriff — A Pancake-Clarkson Road, Middleton Township, man reported at 1:36 a.m. Tuesday someone may be trying to get into his home. Deputies checked the area and were unable to locate anyone. — A Deer Run Mobile Park resident reported at 7:17 a.m. Monday someone stole a ...