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As the coronavirus spreads throughout the state, hospitalizations, ICU admissions and deaths are rising. (Source: Ohio Department of Health)

State and local update: Nine confirmed cases in Greene County, 3,312 statewide

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ohio rose to 3,312, the Ohio Department of Health reported on Friday, April 3. Read more state and local updates after the jump.

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Coronavirus updates and resources for Yellow Springs (updated March 28)

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YS Schools— Learning continues despite closure

This week would have been spring break for Yellow Springs schools, if they — and all other kindergarten through 12th grade institutions in the state — had not closed a week earlier, as ordered by Gov. Mike DeWine in response to the worldwide novel coronavirus outbreak.

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State and local update: Nine confirmed cases in Greene County, 3,312 statewide

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ohio rose to 3,312, the Ohio Department of Health reported on Friday, April 3. Read more state and local updates after the jump.

Ohio cases rise to 1,653; mask sterilization process approval near: Highlights from the governor’s March 29 briefing

President Donald Trump has assured Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine that by the end of the day FDA would approve a new process, developed in Ohio, to sterilize used surgical masks, DeWine reported at a short press briefing on Sunday, March 29. Read reports from press briefings on March 27, 28 and 29.

Ohio voting delayed

In a series of rapid developments that took place hours before the Ohio presidential primary, in-person voting in the state was off, then on, then off again.

Daily briefings from governor

It’s already become a ritual: each day at 2 p.m., give or take, Gov. Mike DeWine holds a live-streamed press briefing at the statehouse in Columbus, updating Ohioans on the status of the spread of COVID-19 and the state’s response.

State to make spending cuts: Highlights from the governor’s March 23 briefing

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has asked his cabinet members to trim up to 20% off of their budgets immediately, he said at the March 23 briefing.

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