COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Health on Saturday reported 8,405 new cases of coronavirus, the second-highest total of the week and since January.
Friday, ODH reported 9,019 new cases, about 1,000 more than the state’s previous eight-month daily record, reported Thursday.
Saturday, Ohio’s case total since the coronavirus pandemic began grew to 1,294,162. That total includes 344 new cases in the Mahoning Valley. There were 142 in Mahoning County (for a total of 25,486), 114 in Trumbull (18,788) and 88 in Columbiana (10,826).
Of Ohio’s 88 counties, Mahoning has the 11th-most cases.