CLEVELAND, Ohio — A recent spike in COVID-19 infections driven by the more-transmissible delta variant has pushed Ohio above the benchmark Gov. Mike DeWine set earlier this year for determining when he might lift the state’s coronavirus health orders.
How much damage will the delta variant cause, as the weather cools? We’re talking about it on This Week in the CLE.
Editor Chris Quinn hosts our daily half-hour news podcast, with Leila Atassi, Jane Kahoun and me.
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Here are the questions we’re answering today:
What important threshold has Ohio topped again when it comes to the coronavirus?
Is the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority really doubling down on breaking the Ohio Sunshine Law by refusing to let people attend its meetings in person?
What is ailing popular Cleveland Indians general manager Terry Francona, who must step away from coaching for the rest of the season?
Should Cleveland voters be concerned about the appearance of a mayoral candidate in the recent filing of records in the investigation into the house bill 6 corruption scandal in the Statehouse?
Why do so community activists say Cleveland officials are not doing enough to allow regular people to help decide how to spend the city’s $511 million in stimulus cash?
We talked earlier this week about how a Cleveland-bound airplane was seconds from landing before jetting back up into the sky in a maneuver called a go round. So, how common is this maneuver?
How is former President Donald Trump working to influence a special Congressional election in Ohio?
Did Thursday’s release of the investigation records by the attorney general’s office provide any more insight into the police killing of Arthur Keith or the quality of the detective work?
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