DeWine: Ohioans ‘did well’ at limiting Thanksgiving gatherings
Most Ohioans did well at limiting gatherings, with a 60-70% reduction in the number of contacts people had over the holiday compared to last year, Gov. Mike DeWine said. However, with Christmas and New Year’s this week and next, the governor said it’s important to continue to limit contact to prevent another surge in COVID cases.
Travel advisory covers 14 states, including Ohio
The most recent travel advisory covers 14 states, including Ohio itself for the third straight week. Anyone traveling to Ohio from a state on the advisory should quarantine for 14 days, according to Ohio Department of Health. The full list includes: Arizona, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas and Utah. Also, out-of-state travelers should avoid visiting Ohio.