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‘Matter of life and death’: COVID patients struggle to find lifesaving ECMO machines

‘Matter of life and death’: COVID patients struggle to find lifesaving ECMO machines

The complicated machines require specialized teams, so not all hospitals carry them.
UPDATE | FDA panel votes in favor of Pfizer COVID booster shots for some. What to know

UPDATE | FDA panel votes in favor of Pfizer COVID booster shots for some. What to know

The recommendation for booster shot emergency use authorization came shortly after the committee voted against Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots for all vaccinated people age 16 and older.
Pentagon reverses itself, calls deadly Kabul strike an error

Pentagon reverses itself, calls deadly Kabul strike an error

“The strike was a tragic mistake,” Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie, head of U.S. Central Command, said.
BREAKING | Ohio reports 8,447 new COVID-19 cases; 211 deaths in 72 hours

BREAKING | Ohio reports 8,447 new COVID-19 cases; 211 deaths in 72 hours

The Mahoning Valley has added 380 new coronavirus cases since Thursday.
Lowellville company, operators avoid nearly all civil fines in 2017 illegal dumping suit

Lowellville company, operators avoid nearly all civil fines in 2017 illegal dumping suit

A 23-acre site adjacent to the Mahoning River, once used for illegal dumping of hazardous waste including drilling brine and crude oil, would be maintained as a natural area under a new environmental agreement.
What workers and employers should know a week after Biden issued COVID vaccine mandate

What workers and employers should know a week after Biden issued COVID vaccine mandate

When will OSHA’s new rule take effect? Who is going to pay for the COVID-19 tests? Find answers to frequently asked questions here.
WATCH LIVE | YSU moot court team debates vaccine mandate case

WATCH LIVE | YSU moot court team debates vaccine mandate case

Students will rely on existing U.S. Supreme Court precedents to argue both sides of the issue and will face questions from a panel of judges.
Your Morning Matters: A more perfect union

Your Morning Matters: A more perfect union

The last official weekend of summer 2021 will feature much to do throughout the Valley.
How much did unvaccinated COVID patients cost U.S. hospitals? Study says in the billions

How much did unvaccinated COVID patients cost U.S. hospitals? Study says in the billions

The average coronavirus hospital bill is estimated to be $20,000, the study notes, but “there is reason to believe average costs for COVID-19 hospitalizations may be even higher.”
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE | I-80 pavement repairs are underway

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE | I-80 pavement repairs are underway

ODOT seeks input on a proposed state Route 46 repair in Trumbull County.