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Ohio reports 516 new COVID-19 cases

The state on Sunday reported 41 more hospitalized patients.
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COLUMBUS — Ohio is reporting 516 new confirmed cases of the new coronavirus, or COVID-19, according to the latest figures from the Ohio Department of Health. 

Ohio reported 41,578 total cases in Sunday's report. The state's increase in new cases from Friday to Saturday was 413.

In addition, the state is also reporting 3,230 "probable cases," which is an expanded definition provided by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That's 30 more than were reported on Saturday.

Statewide, 7,242 people have been hospitalized with coronavirus since the beginning of the pandemic, 1,844 of whom have been in intensive care units. Those numbers are up 41 and 11, respectively, from Saturday.

There have been 1,654 confirmed cases in Mahoning County, 711 in Trumbull and 961 in Columbiana.

Statewide, there have been 2,463 confirmed deaths, including 224 in Mahoning County, 55 in Trumbull and 58 in Columbiana; along with another 237 “probable deaths.” No new deaths were reported in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties while Ohio's total increased by three.

Mahoning County's 224 reported COVID-19 deaths remains the fourth-highest among all Ohio's 88 counties, according to the state's COVID-19 dashboard, which presents confirmed cases, hospitalizations and deaths in each county.

Mahoning County has the eighth-highest number of total cases in the state. With an estimated population of 228,683 people, that's about one case of the virus for every 140 people.

Columbiana is 11th in the state in cases. Nearby Stark County is 12th with 21 fewer cases than Columbiana County.