Coronavirus: Ohio stepping up enforcement in bars and restaurants, changing prison testing strategy

COLUMBUS – Ohio is increasing enforcement for bars and restaurants that do not follow safety requirements for reopening during the new coronavirus pandemic.


Gov. Mike DeWine said Monday that the Ohio Investigative Unit, which enforces tobacco and alcohol laws, will lead efforts to send officials into bars and restaurants to ensure establishments are following the guidelines. DeWine said a "large contingent" of law...