Erie County

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The Erie County Health Department says results from a spring testing program are showing elevated lead levels in the blood of far more local children than expected. 

The tests, at the annual Sandusky area Wightman Wieber Kids Festival involved 90 children. Bob England of the health department says while none had lead poisoning, 41 had lead in their systems at five-times background-level, or more.  The likely source?