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Coronavirus Update: Craft Brewers Legislation, Food Assistance & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Craft Brewers Legislation, Food Assistance & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Tuesday, Sept. 8, 18,287 cases and 456 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 24,758 cases and 619 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported by Columbus Public Health and Franklin County Public Health. Statewide, 131,992 cases and 4,298 deaths have been confirmed […]

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Without a Paycheck During Coronavirus? 4 Tips for Staying Financially Healthy

Alex Noga Alex Noga Without a Paycheck During Coronavirus? 4 Tips for Staying Financially Healthy

For the past six months Americans have grappled with the astronomical effects of COVID-19. This pandemic has had a roaring impact on our health and finances, with over 10 million Americans having lost their jobs in the first two weeks that our economy shut down. Luckily, the U.S. is beginning to bounce back financially; but […]

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Battelle Biosecurity Expert to Discuss Pandemics at Columbus Science Pub

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Battelle Biosecurity Expert to Discuss Pandemics at Columbus Science Pub

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, with most events and large gatherings cancelled, Columbus Science Pub has soldiered on with an all-virtual format. Instead of going to a bar on a Thursday night, says Rob Evans, now it’s about, “sitting at your computer with your beverage of choice tuning in to a science webinar.” […]

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Coronavirus Update: Franklin County Drops to Level 2 Advisory & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Franklin County Drops to Level 2 Advisory & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Tuesday, Sept. 1, 16,926 cases and 452 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 23,144 cases and 611 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported by Columbus Public Health and Franklin County Public Health. Statewide, 124,610 cases and 4,165 deaths have been confirmed […]

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Child COVID-19 Deaths Paint Complicated Picture in Ohio

Ohio Capital Journal Ohio Capital Journal Child COVID-19 Deaths Paint Complicated Picture in Ohio

By Jake Zuckerman People who knew Dorielis Reyes-Paula, a 9-year-old from Middletown, Ohio, described her as a curious student, bouncing down the hallways of Wildwood Elementary and picking dandelion flowers for her teachers. She contracted COVID-19 in May, according to a GoFundMe page her mother established. She was hospitalized, lost movement in parts of her body, and […]

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Post-Mask Mandate, Coronavirus Cases Down 31%

Ohio Capital Journal Ohio Capital Journal Post-Mask Mandate, Coronavirus Cases Down 31%

By Jake Zuckerman In the month since the Ohio Department of Health issued a mask requirement in the state, the spread of COVID-19 has dropped by more than 31%, as measured by a seven-day moving average of new cases. Interim Director of Health Lance Himes signed an order requiring Ohioans to wear masks in non-residential indoor locations and […]

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Coronavirus Update: Call for Impeachment, OSU Suspensions, Party Ban & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Call for Impeachment, OSU Suspensions, Party Ban & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Tuesday, Aug. 25, 16,001 cases and 443 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 21,735 cases and 592 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported by Columbus Public Health and Franklin County Public Health. Statewide, 116,495 cases and 3,996 deaths have been confirmed […]

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