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NINE COVID-19 POSITIVES RESIDENTS DIE AT EATON NURSING HOME

(Eaton, OH)--There are startling numbers from Preble County.  Preble County Public Health says that at least nine people have died following positive Covid-19 tests in connection to the outbreak at Greenbriar Nursing Center in Eaton.  The deaths don’t appear in the state’s official numbers because causes of death are still pending.  The Ohio National Guard continues to help with staffing.  There have been 18 positive tests among employees and 45 more positives among residents of the nursing home.  Public health believes the spread began with two employees who were positive.