Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
Central Ohio Swine Flu Monitoring Continues
State and local health officials continue to monitor suspected cases of Swine flu in Central Ohio. The Columbus area has 2 confirmed cases and a handful of suspected and probable cases. Officials say Four new suspect cases were sent to the state laboratory today for testing. They are still waiting for CDC testing on a a probable case of swine flu that infected an OSU freshman living in the Stradley Hall dorm on campus.
A half dozen suspect H1N1 cases sent to the Ohio Department of Health laboratory over the weekend have been deemed negative.