County has 234 more cases
There have been 16,468 cases of the coronavirus in Wood County, according to a health department update on Monday.
This is an increase of 234 since Thursday. The health service updates the statistics on Mondays and Thursdays.
There are an average of 46.8 cases per day.
There were 241 deaths, which is unchanged.
There have been 759 hospitalizations since March 2020. That’s an increase of four since Thursday.
According to the state’s Vaccine Dashboard, as of Monday, 74,333 vaccines have been started in Wood County, affecting 56.82% of the population.
Statewide, 6,331,510 vaccines have been started, affecting 54.16% of the population.
Statewide, there are 1,433,957 confirmed cases and 22,273 confirmed deaths.
BG sets a date for a ride or a treat
Trick or Treat will take place on October 31 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bowling Green.
Participants are strongly encouraged to follow social distancing and other COVID-19 precautions, according to a city press release on Monday. Citizens who distribute treats must indicate their participation by turning on the porch lights.
Those driving on the evening of October 31 are urged to drive slowly and with caution, taking into account the large number of pedestrians that evening.
Four Corners open house planned
The Four Corners Center organizations will be holding an open house Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 217 S. Church St.
The Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce, Visit BG Ohio, Bowling Green Economic Development, the Downtown Bowling Green Special Improvement District, the Downtown Foundation, United Way in Wood County and Welcome BG have moved into their new premises since February. They now have the ability not only to share space, but also to collaborate, share resources and staff, and serve the community.
NIOT BG meets online Thursday
Not In Our Town BG’s regular monthly general meeting will be held virtually on Thursday at 3 p.m.
Meeting number: 840 5573 6056
The gathering is open to participation and comment from the community and campus public. Those in attendance will review the events of the past month, hear reports on ongoing activities, and examine issues to be addressed and opportunities to build a safer, more respectful and inclusive community.
NIOT BG is a community-wide movement, with monthly meetings alternating between the Bowling Green State University campus and a downtown BG location. Questions and comments can be sent to the co-chairs, Ana Brown ([email protected]) and Emily Dunipace ([email protected]).
Haskins hosts a movie night
HASKINS – The village will host a community movie night on Saturday at the Lusher Park ball field. The 2016 movie “Sing” will be screened at 7:30 pm Bring chairs, blankets and snacks.
Marina and Nicholas Bolton, one son, October 2, Wood County Hospital.
Alexandria and Ryan Ireland, one son, October 2, Wood County Hospital.
Destiny and Thomas Nagel, one son, October 1, Wood County Hospital.
Carly and Dave Baker, one son, September 30, Wood County Hospital.
Elizabeth and Jerrod Witt, one daughter, September 30, Wood County Hospital.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Wind northeast 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday: Possibility of showers after 2 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Wind east around 7 mph. The probability of precipitation is 30%. Further precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch are possible. Risk of showers and thunderstorms at night. Mostly cloudy, with a low of around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Extended: Showers likely Thursday, mainly after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Showers likely overnight, mainly before 8 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Chance of showers on Friday. Mostly cloudy, with a maximum near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Possibility of showers before 2 am. Cloudy at night, with a low of about 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Mostly sunny Sunday, with a high near 75. Partly cloudy at night, with a low around 61. Mostly sunny Sunday, with a high near 77.