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More Than 100 Monitored For Ebola Symptoms In Ohio

By | October 18, 2014

Health officials in Ohio are monitoring more than 100 people following the visit by a Dallas nurse who tested positive for Ebola shortly after returning to Texas from the Cleveland area.

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CDC: Nurse With Ebola Said She Felt Funny On Ohio Visit

By | October 17, 2014

A CDC official says a Texas nurse who has Ebola indicated she “felt funny” and spent extra time resting during a visit to Ohio in the days before she was diagnosed in Dallas.

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Ohio Gets More Protective Gear Amid Ebola Concerns

By | October 17, 2014

Ohio health officials are increasing the state’s supply of personal protective equipment for health care providers in case that gear is needed for a suspected or confirmed case of Ebola.

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Unemployment Falls Slightly As Ohio Employers Add 6,000 Jobs

By | October 17, 2014

Labor officials report the most September job gains in goods-producing industries like manufacturing and construction, state government, and trade, transportation and utilities.

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Veteran Runner Gets Ready For Another Columbus Marathon

By | October 17, 2014

About 18,000 athletes will flood the streets of Columbus this weekend for the Columbus Marathon and Half-Marathon. WOSU’s Thomas Bradley is an avid runner and wanted to talk to a veteran of the race to see how it’s changed, so we dared him to go for a run with Eric Wygle, who’s competing in his 14th Columbus Marathon this weekend.

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Authorities: Columbus Woman Lied About Ebola To Get Treatment

By | October 17, 2014

Authorities say a south Columbus woman who told authorities she was experiencing Ebola-like symptoms after returning from West Africa made up the story to get faster treatment.

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Ohio State Student Who Ran On Turf Pleads Guilty

By | October 16, 2014

A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor criminal trespassing.

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DeWine Aide Failed To Report Harassment

By | October 16, 2014

An investigation of Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office last year determined DeWine’s then-employment law chief knew about but failed to report a threat against a female employee.

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Ebola

State Issues New Ebola Guidelines, Hospitals Respond

By | October 16, 2014

The Ohio Department of Health today issued new, stronger, recommended quarantine procedures in response to suspected Ebola cases.

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Health Official On Ebola: 7 Quarantined In Ohio

By | October 16, 2014

A health official says at least seven people in northeast Ohio are quarantined and being monitored because they had contact with a Texas nurse who was diagnosed with Ebola after visiting the area.