Gov. Mike DeWine repeated his urgent recommendation to wear face masks to stem the spread of the coronavirus across Ohio. Face masks and hand washing, along with social distancing and avoiding crowds, can help slow the spread of the disease. Windowmasks remove obstacles to communication for many people with hearing loss or deafness.

Fifty-six of Ohio’s 88 counties are Red Alert Level 3 counties—the highest number of counties that are red since we started the alert system. Gov. Mike DeWine reported the most recent data measuring the spread of the coronavirus across Ohio in his weekly press conference on Thursday, November 5. You can read a full report from WKRC-TV, Local 12 [here].