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Ohio Thursday reported a new record number of COVID-19 cases, with 2,425 in the past 24-hours - surpassing the previous record set Wednesday.  

Ohio Department of Health

State health officials Wednesday said Ohio hit the highest number of COVID-19 cases in a single 24-hour period, with 2,366. 

Ohio Department of Health

Ohio health officials have added two states to the COVID-19 travel advisory

Ohio Department of Health

Governor Mike DeWine says - given the latest numbers released by the Ohio Department of Health - the rest of 2020 may be rough.

Ohio Department of Health

State health officials Wednesday reported 1,080 new cases of COVID-19 and 21 new deaths. 

cincinnati.com

State health officials Tuesday reported 993 new cases of COVID-19 and five new deaths. 

The Ohio Department of Health says Franklin County is no longer in the top ten for the highest spread of COVID-19. 

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine is rejecting a proposal from a Republican lawmaker who wants to cancel the state of emergency order he issued at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in March. 

Ohio Department of Health

State health officials Wednesday reported 1,033 new cases of COVID-19 and 49 new deaths. 

Marian Jacques

More than two dozen parents, mostly in Northwest Ohio, are suing the state over the mandate that K-12 students wear masks.

Ohio Department of health

State health officials reported 1,001 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24-hours, in keeping with the three week average.  

September is National Suicide Prevention Month. Accordingly, this week on Prognosis Ohio, Dan Skinner interviews Orman Hall, a distinguished expert on addiction, mental health, and suicide from Ohio University, about his and his colleagues' 10-year study on suicide in Ohio.

SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL

South Carolina’s public health director appeared to be on her way to a new job in Ohio before abruptly withdrawing, saying a day later she was concerned because the previous director’s family was harassed including protests at her home.

Joan Duwve said she isn’t returning to her job in South Carolina either.

Hours after Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced the appointment of the state's new Health Director, Doctor Joan Duwve withdrew, citing personal reasons.  

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control

Governor Mike DeWine has named Ohio's next Department of Health director, nearly three months after former director Doctor Amy Acton stepped down.

Ohio Department of Health

State health officials Wednesday reported 973 new cases of COVID-19  and 26 new deaths. 

Ohio Department of Health

Six states are on Ohio's COVID-19 travel advisory.  

Ohio Department of Health

Ohio health officials have updated the list of states under the state's travel advisory

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Ohio Department of Health surveyors have determined procedural failures likely contributed to a COVID-19 outbreak at Newark Care and Rehabilitation nursing home. 

Ohio Department of Health

State health officials Wednesday reported 958 new cases of COVID-19 and 36 new deaths. 

Andy Chow

Doctor Amy Acton, the chief health adviser to Governor Mike DeWine, is officially leaving the administration.

Scientists are testing sewage in Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati and other Ohio cities as a way to get advance warning of COVID-19 hotspots.  

Ohio Department of Health

State officials are pushing back against the false claim that COVID-19 cases are being counted more than once. 

Data released today by the Ohio Department of Health places 19 of Ohio's 88 counties -- including the most populous - under a level three public health advisory, triggering a public health order requiring masks worn indoors and when social distancing is not possible.  

Marian Jacques

The Ohio Department of Health is reporting another near-record number of new COVID-19 cases.  

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Franklin County is one of seven counties that scored highest  on color-coded coronavirus risk map of Ohio unveiled today. 

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Ohio Department of Health officials say nearly 70 percent of COVID-19 deaths in the state have come from nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. 

Associated Press

Ohio has reported yet another one-day spike in COVID-19 cases as pandemic figures continue to rise day-by-day. 

Ohio Department of Health

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine says the number of cases of COVID-19 in Ohio, which had been trending upward in the past week, took a sharp jump up in the past 24 hours, with 892 additional cases.  

Ohio Department of Health

Interim Ohio Department of Health Director Lance Himes has signed an order allowing county fairs and animal exhibitions to re-open from COVID-19 closures with strict safety standards in place. 

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