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Some Industries Ramp Up Hiring in Columbus

Brent Warren Brent Warren Some Industries Ramp Up Hiring in Columbus

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. Editor’s note: This article is being updated regularly to include additional information about industries and employers that are hiring around Columbus. It was originally published on March 23.  The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant economic impact already, with many people across […]

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Coronavirus Update: Unemployment, Forthcoming Official Reopening Plan & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Unemployment, Forthcoming Official Reopening Plan & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Thursday, April 23, 1,251 cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Columbus and Worthington. In Franklin County, 1,673 confirmed and probable cases and 46 confirmed and probable deaths from COVID-19 have been reported. Statewide, 14,694 cases and 656 deaths are confirmed or probable. Unemployment — For the state […]

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Coronavirus Update: Gradual ‘Reopening,’ Case & Unemployment Numbers and More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Gradual ‘Reopening,’ Case & Unemployment Numbers and More

The Numbers Daily COVID-19 numbers — As of Thursday, April 17, Columbus Public Health reports 855 cases of COVID-19 in Columbus and Worthington. In Franklin County, 1,212 cases and 19 deaths have been reported. Statewide, 8,414 cases and 389 deaths have been reported. Dr. Mysheika Roberts, Columbus Public Health commissioner, last reported in a virtual City […]

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Coronavirus Update: Self-Employment, First Responder Safety & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Self-Employment, First Responder Safety & More

The Numbers As of Wednesday, April 15, there are now 777 COVID-19 cases in Columbus and Worthington; 1,102 cases and 19 deaths in Franklin County; and 7,791 cases and 361 deaths in Ohio. Other updates are for unemployment compensation for 1099 workers, additional nonprofit funding from the United Way and additional sterilization services from Battelle. […]

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Coronavirus Update: Unemployment Numbers, Independent Contractors & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Unemployment Numbers, Independent Contractors & More

As of Thursday, April 9, there are 549 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Columbus and Worthington, and 802 for all of Franklin County. The Ohio Department of Health is reporting there are now 14 confirmed deaths in the county. More updates include unemployment numbers and the status of 1099 employee eligibility with the state, […]

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Coronavirus Update: Stay at Home Extended, Record Unemployment Claims & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Stay at Home Extended, Record Unemployment Claims & More

If you have watched Governor Mike DeWine’s daily coronavirus press conference updates in the last few days, you probably have caught on to hints that the governor and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton would be extending the previous Stay at Home order for Ohioans. Today, the governor confirmed that Ohioans would be asked […]

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Coronavirus Update: 106 Cases in Franklin County, Record Unemployment, Courts & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: 106 Cases in Franklin County, Record Unemployment, Courts & More

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. Numbers from the Ohio Department of Health Thursday demonstrated that Franklin County now has 106 reported cases. The county does not have any new deaths. Fifteen Ohioans have now died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, with 867 cases […]

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