Gov. DeWine, First Lady cancel event appearances after COVID-19 exposure

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (WKBN) – Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine will not be participating in any in-person events this week due to exposure to the coronavirus.

DeWine and First Lady Fran DeWine have been exposed to two staff members who have recently tested positive for COVID-19, according to a news release from the governor’s office.

Both of the DeWines have been fully vaccinated and received their boosters. They have tested negative for COVID-19 at this time and have no symptoms, according to the release.

As a precaution, however, they won’t be attending any previously scheduled events through Sunday and will continue to be tested daily for COVID. 

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