state order

While many businesses have been closed by state order in the last 10 days, "essential" businesses have been able to remain open.  State officials are asking businesses to self-police.

Gov. Mike DeWine says the state is limiting prescriptions of two drugs used for malaria and rheumatoid arthritis, after interest in those drugs spiked when President Trump tweeted out that they could be used to treatment COVID-19. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports.

Commercial activity in Ohio has dropped dramatically, as a result of state orders closing bars, restaurants, gyms, entertainment, and many businesses have chosen to close over concerns about the coronavirus.

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today the the state's senior centers and daycare facilties will close at the end of the day on Monday.