Wednesday, March 18

Our general COVID-19/Coronavirus Update page can be accessed here.

Closings and Cancellations

The following are closed until further notice; click on each for more information. The following businesses and governmental entities are open via phone and internet as employees work remotely; click on each for more information. Rescheduled or canceled events; click on each for more information.

Federal, State, and Local Updates

Local: State:

67 confirmed Ohio coronavirus cases : Gov. Mike DeWine’s Tuesday, March 17 briefing

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Sixty-seven people in Ohio have tested positive for the new coronavirus, including 17 who are hospitalized. That’s up from 50 on Monday afternoon. Fourteen people were hospitalized Monday afternoon. The age range is 14-86, with a median age of 48. Twenty-six 26 females and 48 males are infected.
Federal:

Coronavirus response bill in Senate’s hands as Congress looks to more relief – live updates

WASHINGTON – A legislative response to coronavirus is now in the Senate’s hands while officials and lawmakers work on a broader stimulus package. Last night, the House of Representatives passed an amended version of the bill, finally breaking a procedural logjam.

Richland County Adapts