Today’s update: 82 of Ohio’s 88 counties now considered high incidence

Today’s update: 82 of Ohio’s 88 counties now considered high incidence

COLUMBUS — Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 p...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

ONTARIO — Avita Health System has purchased the former Sears property at the Richland Mall in Ontario.The property consists of a vacant two-stor...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


Crawford County now at Level 3 (Red) based on increased number of COVID-19 cases

Crawford County now at Level 3 (Red) based on increased number of COVID-19 cases

Richland County still Level 3 (Red),    Morrow County at Level 2 (Orange) CRAWFORD COUNTY — Crawford County has transitioned to a Level 3 (Red) ...

October 23rd, 2020 updated: October 23rd, 2020. |  



OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to federal criminal charges in $8 billion settlement

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to federal criminal charges in $8 billion settlement

(The Center Square) – The U.S. Justice Department announced Wednesday that it reached an $8.3 billion settlement with Purdue Pharma, the manufac...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Ohio’s largest school system postpones in-person teaching until at least January

Ohio’s largest school system postpones in-person teaching until at least January

(The Center Square) — A day after the teachers’ union in Ohio’s largest school district questioned health and safety preparation, th...

October 21st, 2020 |  


Nursing homes concerned about a third spike in COVID cases

Nursing homes concerned about a third spike in COVID cases

WASHINGTON — The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing hom...

October 21st, 2020 |  


Op-Ed: Hope, help for treating Covid at home

Op-Ed: Hope, help for treating Covid at home

SARS-CoV-2 virus was virtually unknown when it hit in early 2020. COVID-19, as the disease is known, now has more than 60,000 National Library of Medi...

October 21st, 2020 |  


Food distribution starting 11 a.m. today, 1,400 boxes of food will be given away

Food distribution starting 11 a.m. today, 1,400 boxes of food will be given away

GALION — The United States Department of Agriculture will deliver 1,400 food boxes to Galion’s Heise Park on Monday, Oct. 19. The food is ...

October 19th, 2020 |  


New Ohio laws expected to help small businesses

New Ohio laws expected to help small businesses

(The Center Square) — To-go cocktails are permanently legal in Ohio and local governments cannot tax plastic bags for at least a year after Ohio...

October 15th, 2020 |  


As Ohio surpasses 5,000 COVID-19 deaths, DeWine says state’s residents will determine what happens next

As Ohio surpasses 5,000 COVID-19 deaths, DeWine says state’s residents will determine what happens next

(The Center Square) — As Ohio COVID-19 positive cases continue to rise, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said Tuesday it will be up to the people if the st...

October 14th, 2020 |