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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 24, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 24, 2020

Below are the updates from the November 24, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, December 1st at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 19, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 19, 2020

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s November 19, 2020 press conference. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, November 24th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 17, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 17, 2020

Below are the updates from the November 17, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, November 19th at 2:00 PM.

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Health Order to Limit Mass Gatherings Signed | November 16, 2020

Health Order to Limit Mass Gatherings Signed | November 16, 2020

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - November 16, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes signed a revised health order to limit mass gatherings in Ohio.

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Health Order Enforcing Mask-Wearing in Retail Locations Signed | November 13, 2020

Health Order Enforcing Mask-Wearing in Retail Locations Signed | November 13, 2020

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - November 13, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced that Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes signed a health order to enforce mask-wearing in retail locations across the state in compliance with the statewide mandatory mask order signed on July 23, 2020.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 12, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 12, 2020

Below are the updates from the November 12, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, November 17th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 5, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 5, 2020

Below are the updates from the November 5, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, November 10th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 29, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 29, 2020

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s October 29, 2020 press conference. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, November 5th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 27, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 27, 2020

Below are the updates from the October 27, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, October 29th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 22, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 22, 2020

Below are the updates from the October 22, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, October 27th at 2:00 PM.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | October 22, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | October 22, 2020

Ohio’s recovery continues to show positive results with the unemployment rate lowering and Ohioans returning to work.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 20, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 20, 2020

Below are the updates from the October 20, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, October 22nd at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 15, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 15, 2020

Below are the updates from October 15, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, October 20th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 13, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 13, 2020

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s October 13, 2020 press conference. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, October 15th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 8, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 8, 2020

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s October 8, 2020 press conference. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, October 13th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 6, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 6, 2020

Below are the updates from the October 6, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, October 8th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 1, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | October 1, 2020

Below are the updates from the October 1, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, October 6th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 29, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 29, 2020

Below are the updates from September 29, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, October 1st at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 24, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 24, 2020

Below are the updates from the September 24, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, September 29th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 22, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 22, 2020

Below are the updates from the September 22, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, September 24th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 17, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 17, 2020

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s September 17 press conference. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, September 22nd at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 10, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 10, 2020

Below are the updates from the September 10, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, September 15th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 8, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 8, 2020

Below are the updates from the September 8, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, September 10th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 3, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 3, 2020

Below are the updates from the September 3, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, September 8th at 2:00 PM.

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COVID-19 Update: School Reporting Order, Wastewater Monitoring 

COVID-19 Update: School Reporting Order, Wastewater Monitoring 

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - September 3, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | September 3, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | September 3, 2020

Since 2015, the slogan “Ohio. Find it Here.” has been used to promote tourism in our state. Recently, to create greater alignment, JobsOhio adopted “Find it Here” to promote Ohio for business. The response has been outstanding.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 1, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | September 1, 2020

Below are the updates from the September 1, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, September 3rd at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 27, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 27, 2020

Below are the updates from the August 27, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, September 1st at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 25, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 25, 2020

Below are the updates from August 25, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, August 27th at 2:00 PM.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | August 21, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | August 21, 2020

Since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, more than one million workers have been displaced in our state, and 2.1 million more are at risk. In addition, approximately 85% of displaced workers do not have a college degree. While jobs in the technology sector will continue to drive opportunity for Ohio workers, the state now faces the challenge of needing to quickly upskill displaced or vulnerable workers for new jobs. We are committed to doing everything in our ability to get these displaced Ohioans back to work!

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Director’s Order for the Testing of the Residents and Staff of all Residential Care Facilities | August 20, 2020

Director’s Order for the Testing of the Residents and Staff of all Residential Care Facilities | August 20, 2020

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - August 21, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following order has been signed by Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes:

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 20, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 20, 2020

Below are the updates from the August 20, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, August 25th at 2:00 PM.

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Sports Health Order Signed | August 19, 2020

Sports Health Order Signed | August 19, 2020

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - August 19, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following order has been signed by Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes: Director’s Order that Provides Mandatory Requirements for Youth, Collegiate, Amateur, Club, and Professional Sports.

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ODH August 19, 2020 News Release | State Minority Health Strike Force Launches  “More Than A Mask” Campaign

ODH August 19, 2020 News Release | State Minority Health Strike Force Launches “More Than A Mask” Campaign

(COLUMBUS - August 19, 2020) –The State of Ohio’s Minority Health Strike Force has launched the “More Than A Mask” campaign to provide specific messaging and resources within communities of color in Ohio to protect and prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 18, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 18, 2020

Below are the updates from the August 18, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, August 20th at 2:00 PM.

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ODH August 15, 2020 News Release -- ODH Recommends CDC Guidance on Face Shields

ODH August 15, 2020 News Release -- ODH Recommends CDC Guidance on Face Shields

(COLUMBUS - August 15, 2020) – As schools get ready to start the 2020-21 academic year, the Ohio Department of Health is following federal guidance and prohibiting the schoolwide use of face shields as a substitute for facial coverings/masks. Such use of face shields does not comply with the Director’s Order Requiring the Use of Facial Coverings in Child Education Settings. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends against using face shields as a substitute for facial coverings or masks.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | August 14, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | August 14, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has exposed several gaps in our domestic medical supply chain, in particular personal protective equipment (PPE) including civilian use cotton face masks.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 13, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 13, 2020

Below are the updates from the August 13, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, August 18th at 2:00 PM.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 11, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 11, 2020

Below are the updates from the August 11, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, August 13th at 2:00 PM.

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August 11, 2020 COVID-19 Update: Return to School, Increase in Cases in Younger Populations

August 11, 2020 COVID-19 Update: Return to School, Increase in Cases in Younger Populations

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - August 11, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ohio.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 7, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 7, 2020

Below are the updates from the August 7, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, August 11th at 2:00 PM.

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COVID-19 Update: School Broadband Connectivity

COVID-19 Update: School Broadband Connectivity

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - August 7, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following update on the status of the state's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | August 7, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | August 7, 2020

Since the start of the pandemic, JobsOhio and our Network partners have dedicated significant effort on programs to mitigate negative impacts on Ohio businesses while also evolving our strategies to reflect a new, post COVID environment.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 4, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 4, 2020

Below are the updates from the August 4, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, August 6th at 3:00 PM.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | July 31, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | July 31, 2020

We love good news and, in the midst of the current environment, even more so. This week, Ohio captured nine top-10 spots in Business Facilities’ rankings of states in various categories.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 30, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 30, 2020

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s July 30, 2020 press conference. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, August 4th at 2:00 PM.

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Ohio COVID-19 Hospitalizations Hit New High During Pandemic

Ohio COVID-19 Hospitalizations Hit New High During Pandemic

(COLUMBUS – July 29, 2020) Ohio’s hospitals saw their highest number of patients with COVID-19 this week since the pandemic began on March 9, 2020. Data from the Ohio Hospital Association (OHA), shows that 1,122 COVID-positive patients were being treated in Ohio’s hospitals on Tuesday, of which 348 were in the ICU and 174 were on a ventilator. The previous high was in late April when the state saw 1,103 patients COVID-positive patients.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 28, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 28, 2020

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s July 28, 2020 press conference. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, July 30th at 2:00 PM.

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COVID-19 Update: Child Care Ratios to be Lifted, Additional Restrictions Announced for Local Fairs

COVID-19 Update: Child Care Ratios to be Lifted, Additional Restrictions Announced for Local Fairs

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - July 28, 2020) — Governor Mike DeWine today provided the following updates related to Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | July 24, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | July 24, 2020

This week, in an effort to help Ohio’s small businesses and their workers operate in a safe environment, JobsOhio and its six regional network partners distributed personal protective equipment (PPE) tool kits to small businesses of 100 employees or less across the state.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 23, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 23, 2020

Below are the updates from the July 23, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, July 28th at 2:00 PM.

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COVID-19 Update: Eight Counties Increase to Red Alert Level Three, Importance of Self-Quarantines, Broadband Expansion

COVID-19 Update: Eight Counties Increase to Red Alert Level Three, Importance of Self-Quarantines, Broadband Expansion

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - July 23, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 22, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 22, 2020

Below are the updates from the July 22, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for today (7/23) at 2:00 PM.

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Governor DeWine Issues Statewide  Mask Order, Travel Warning

Governor DeWine Issues Statewide Mask Order, Travel Warning

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - July 22, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Ohio Department of Health Stresses That Teens and Young Adults Are Crucial in Fight Against COVID-19

Ohio Department of Health Stresses That Teens and Young Adults Are Crucial in Fight Against COVID-19

(COLUMBUS - July 17, 2020) – Lance D. Himes, interim director of the Ohio Department of Health (ODH), is calling on Ohio teens and young adults to take precautions to protect themselves and others against the dangers of COVID-19.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | July 17, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | July 17, 2020

In previous weeks, we’ve shared JobsOhio’s economic development strategy, refreshed to take into account the impacts of COVID-19. As Ohio businesses and workers navigate this dynamic environment, JobsOhio’s focus is on opportunities to help them expand, consolidate and modernize.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 16, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 16, 2020

Below are the updates from the July 16, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, July 21st.

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RECAP | July 15, 2020 Address from Governor DeWine

RECAP | July 15, 2020 Address from Governor DeWine

In a statewide address from his office in the Statehouse on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 Governor DeWine said that the state is at a critical point in the COVID-19 pandemic and implored Ohioans to take appropriate action to reverse the rapidly increasing spread of the virus.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | July 10, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | July 10, 2020

On Sunday July 5th, we celebrated the ninth anniversary of JobsOhio, established on July 5, 2011. Over the past nine years, JobsOhio, working with many partners, completed over 2,500 projects that resulted in more than 198,000 jobs created, $56 billion in capital investment and $9.3 billion in new payroll. We also saw Ohio rise in national, independent rankings of best states for business, quality of life and affordability.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 9, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 9, 2020

Below are the updates from the July 9, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, July 14th.

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COVID-19 Update: Health Order Signed July 8, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Health Order Signed July 8, 2020

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following order has been signed by Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes:

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 7, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 7, 2020

Below are the updates from the July 7, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, July 9th.

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Ohio Department of Health Issues Warning About Methanol-based Hand Sanitizers

Ohio Department of Health Issues Warning About Methanol-based Hand Sanitizers

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Health is warning consumers about the presence of hand sanitizers that contain unlisted methanol as an ingredient. Methanol is a toxic alcohol that can cause poisoning when absorbed through the skin and blindness or death when swallowed.

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COVID-19 Update: Face Coverings to be Required in High-Risk Counties

COVID-19 Update: Face Coverings to be Required in High-Risk Counties

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - July 7, 2020)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today that effective on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at 6:00 p.m., a new Ohio Department of Health order will mandate face coverings in public in all counties that are designated as a Red Alert Level 3 Public Health Emergency or a Purple Alert Level 4 Public Health Emergency.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 2, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | July 2, 2020

Below are the updates from the July 2, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, July 7th.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 29, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 29, 2020

Below are the updates from the June 29, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, July 2nd.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | June 26, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | June 26, 2020

Every year, Chief Executive surveys CEOs around the U.S. to determine their annual list of “Best & Worst States for Business.” This year, Ohio is again a top 10 best state for business. Chief Executive recognizes that Ohio is home to 20 Fortune 500 companies and has demonstrated its value through continuous groundbreakings and expansions. Testimonials from c-suite executives also cite JobsOhio as a valuable partner for providing support and resources that helped companies take their next big leap.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 18, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 18, 2020

Below are the updates from the June 18, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, June 23rd.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 25, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 25, 2020

Below are the updates from the June 25, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, June 30th.

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COVID-19 Update: Increase in Positive Cases, Ohio 2-1-1

COVID-19 Update: Increase in Positive Cases, Ohio 2-1-1

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - June 25, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 23, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 23, 2020

Below are the updates from the June 23, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, June 25th.

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COVID-19 Update: Public Awareness Campaigns, Fireworks, Criminal Justice Grants

COVID-19 Update: Public Awareness Campaigns, Fireworks, Criminal Justice Grants

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - June 23, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Ohio No Cost Pop-Up Coronavirus Testing Sites as of June 22, 2020

Ohio No Cost Pop-Up Coronavirus Testing Sites as of June 22, 2020

Attached is a current list of pop-up, NO COST Coronavirus Testing Sites. You do not need an appointment and don't need to live in the county were the test will be given. No one will be turned away.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 16, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 16, 2020

Below are the updates from the June 16, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. Governor DeWine will hold a press conference today (6/17) at 2:00 PM on law enforcement reforms, and the next COVID-related press conference will be on Thursday (6/18).

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | June 19, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | June 19, 2020

One of JobsOhio’s key strategic priorities that I’ve discussed over the past several weeks is making Ohio the best state for veterans, active military members and their families. This week, Governor Mike DeWine signed House Bills 16 and 287 into law, which will bring Ohio one step closer to achieving this goal.

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OCR Issues Guidance on How Health Care Providers Can Contact Former COVID-19 Patients About Blood and Plasma Donation Opportunities

OCR Issues Guidance on How Health Care Providers Can Contact Former COVID-19 Patients About Blood and Plasma Donation Opportunities

(June 12, 2020) Today, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued guidance on how the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy Rule permits covered health care providers to contact their patients who have recovered from COVID-19 to inform them about how they can donate their blood and plasma containing antibodies to help other patients with COVID-19.

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COVID-19 Update : Additional Reopening Dates, Order Signed, Ohio National Guard

COVID-19 Update : Additional Reopening Dates, Order Signed, Ohio National Guard

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - June 5, 2020)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | June 12, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | June 12, 2020

This week, Ohio’s arts and entertainment venues reopened to the public. The continued re-opening of businesses with the support of leaders like you is building momentum as Ohio emerges from the economic impact of COVID. The road back will be a long one, but these wins and other success stories are worth celebrating.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 11, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 11, 2020

Below are the updates from the June 11, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, June 16th.

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COVID-19 UPDATE: Testing Expansion, R0 in Ohio, Place of Worship Best Practices, New Role for Dr. Acton, ODJFS Employment/Training Grant

COVID-19 UPDATE: Testing Expansion, R0 in Ohio, Place of Worship Best Practices, New Role for Dr. Acton, ODJFS Employment/Training Grant

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - June 10, 2020)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 9, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 9, 2020

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s June 9, 2020 press conference. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday (6/11).

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COVID-19 Update : Mass Protest Standard,  Office of Law Enforcement Recruitment,  PPE Update, GOJO Expansion

COVID-19 Update : Mass Protest Standard, Office of Law Enforcement Recruitment, PPE Update, GOJO Expansion

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - June 9, 2020)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today provided the following updates in regard to law enforcement reform and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 5, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 5, 2020

Below are the updates from the Friday, June 5, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, June 9th.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | June 5, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | June 5, 2020

We continue to monitor the events of the past several days and it certainly has put a lot into perspective. Combined with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, JobsOhio remains flexible and dedicated to finding ways to keep Ohio companies and communities prepared for the future.

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Governor Announces Orders To Reopen Certain Facilities

Governor Announces Orders To Reopen Certain Facilities

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - June 4, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced the reopening of certain facilities including certain entertainment facilities with health and safety restrictions.

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COVID-19 Update:  Congregate Care Unified Response Teams

COVID-19 Update: Congregate Care Unified Response Teams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - May 26, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 2, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | June 2, 2020

Below are the updates from the June 2, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, June 4th.

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COVID-19 Update: Disparity, K-12 Reopening, Medical Procedures, Funding Opportunities for Businesses

COVID-19 Update: Disparity, K-12 Reopening, Medical Procedures, Funding Opportunities for Businesses

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - June 2, 2020)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 29, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 29, 2020

At our last board meeting in March, Governor Mike DeWine urged JobsOhio to take action to support Ohio’s businesses in the then-impending crisis, while preparing to help the state emerge stronger. JobsOhio has remained committed to supporting Ohio at its time of greatest need.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 28, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 28, 2020

Below are the updates from the May 28, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, June 2nd.

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COVID-19 Update: Testing, Assisted Living Visitation, Premium Deferrals, Fairs

COVID-19 Update: Testing, Assisted Living Visitation, Premium Deferrals, Fairs

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - May 28, 2020)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 26, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 26, 2020

Below are the updates from the May 26, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Dr. Acton. There will be no press conference today. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday (5/28).

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 21, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 21, 2020

Below are the updates from the May 21, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, May 26th.

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COVID-19 Update: Efforts to Improve Minority Health, New Sector Openings

COVID-19 Update: Efforts to Improve Minority Health, New Sector Openings

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - May 21, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Perry County Eateries, Groceries, Hardwares, and Pharmacies

Perry County Eateries, Groceries, Hardwares, and Pharmacies

This is not a complete list! Please contact the Perry County Ohio Chamber of Commerce at (740) 342-3547 with all additions and/or corrections. Updated 5/21/2020.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 21, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 21, 2020

The pandemic has presented Ohio with numerous challenges, but Ohio has also gained global attention thanks to the DeWine/Husted Administration’s response. That recognition has created a generational, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Ohio.

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Upcoming Events
Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Dec 01, 2020 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive Crooksville Recreation Center | Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Dec 02, 2020 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM — Crooksville Recreation Center - 100 N Buckeye St, Crooksville, OH 43731
Blood Drive Thornville Masonic Lodge Saturday, December 5, 2020 Dec 05, 2020 07:00 AM - 12:30 PM — Thornville Masonic Lodge #521 - 44 E Columbus St, Thornville, OH 43076
Blood Drive Perry County Senior Center | Friday, December 18, 2020 Dec 18, 2020 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM — Perry County Senior Center - 520 First St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive American Legion Post 376 | Saturday, December 19, 2020 Dec 19, 2020 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM — American Legion Post 376 - 110 Logan St, Junction City, OH 43748
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