MONDAY, MAY 3rd, 2021

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Lorain County’s 9-1-1 system is back online.

It was offline last night for about half an hour, in the 9 o’clock hour.


In area COVID-19 numbers…

Erie County saw no new deaths and 85 new cases from April 23rd through 30th. The death toll remains at 209.

In Huron County, 6 new cases were reported from Saturday to Sunday, with the death toll remaining at 118.


Three people were treated for minor injuries…when the vehicle of a suspect that was allegedly fleeing from authorities sideswiped a minivan and struck a Sandusky Police cruiser head-on.

It took place Friday afternoon at the intersection of Hayes Avenue and North Depot Street in Sandusky.

23-year-old Amir Ashakih faces charges of cocaine possession and trafficking, OVI, and fleeing and eluding.


A dedication and open house event has been planned for the new Vermilion Fire Station #1.

It will take place May 15th at 12 noon at the corner of Devon and Douglas Streets.

Speakers will be on hand, tours will be offered and refreshments will be available.


A road work project starts up this week in Erie County.

Route 4, just south of Fox Road, will be closing today for a culvert replacement.

Work is expected to be complete on Friday.


From the City of Norwalk…

There will be no on-street parking on Marian Drive this week due to sidewalk repair and installation.


In Lorain…

New work today on Colorado Avenue…

Colorado will be closed at “F” Street for ‘water work’.

A detour will be posted…


The new month brings new work on I-90 in Avon.

Crews will be rebuilding the bridges over the railroad tracks between

Route 6-11 and French Creek Road.

Work will continue through July of 2022…


Circle your calendars…as Second Harvest Food Bank has set their drive-thru food pantry event schedule for May.

Among their stops in Erie and Huron counties…

-May 10th at Huron High School

-May 18th at Edison High School

-May 26th at Willard Parks and Rec



-The Cleveland Indians shut out the Chicago White Sox on Sunday, 5-0. The Tribe begins a 4-game series tonight in Kansas City.

-Kyle Busch won Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Kansas.


From the National Weather Service…


Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.

High near 69.



A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly overnight.

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.


A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.



A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.


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