Gov. Mike DeWine delivers statewide address on COVID-19 pandemic in Ohio

Posted at 1:19 PM, May 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-12 18:38:33-04

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine gave a statewide prime-time address to Ohioans to discuss where the state is on the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

Watch a replay of the address below:

During the address, he announced that the Ohio Department of Health would end all COVID-19 health mandates, except for those that apply to nursing homes and assisted living facilities, on June 2.

He also announced two weekly drawings for five weeks for vaccinated Ohioans. Ohio residents under 17 and under who are vaccinated will be eligible to win a full-ride scholarship to an Ohio university. Adults who are vaccinated would be eligible to win $1 million.

Read more details here: Gov. Mike DeWine announces end of COVID-19 health orders, to be lifted June 2

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