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Cooling shelters open in Defiance, Ohio

Statement issued Wednesday:

The Defiance Chapter of the American Red Cross will have a Cooling Shelter open at Trinity United Methodist Church, 413 E 2nd Street, Defiance, today July 20 from 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and Thursday, July 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Red Cross will have cool refreshments available.

The Defiance County Senior Center will be open for seniors seeking relief from the heat until 4:30 Wednesday and Thursday and until 3:00 p.m. on Friday.

If you have any questions please call the Defiance Chapter of the American Red Cross at 419-782-0136.

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