Coronavirus

As a new strain of coronavirus (covid-19) sweeps through the world, stay up-to-date on the latest preparedness plans, school closings, changed polling locations, and more in the Tri-State. 

coronavirus
Mark Lennihan / AP

A public health expert says concerns about coronavirus are valid, but people should take steps toward controlling the seasonal flu first. Dr. Odell Owens, president of Interact for Health, says data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention prove influenza is the bigger deal.

ce friday
Jim Nolan / WVXU

Fears surrounding the coronavirus arrive locally as two students at Miami University are being monitored for symptoms after visiting China.

coronavirus
Kin Cheung / AP

Updated 3:15 p.m.

The Butler County Health Department says two Miami University students are being monitored for the coronavirus. The students had recently traveled to China.

Pages