Local Briefs

63 coronavirus cases reported in last week

There have been 36,333 coronavirus cases in Wood County, according to a Thursday Ohio Department of Health update.

There have been 63 cases in the last seven days.

There have been 377 deaths in Wood County since March 2020, according to the Ohio Department of Health. There have been 1,153 hospitalizations since March 2020.

Statewide, there are 3,143,746 confirmed cases and 39,856 confirmed deaths.

Barbecue benefits fire department

CUSTAR — The Milton Township Volunteer Fire Department Chicken Barbecue will be held Sunday from 11 a.m. until gone at the fire station, 22700 Mermill Road.

All dinners are $10. The menu is half chicken, potato salad, baked beans, roll, applesauce and cookie.

Located at Milton Twp. Fire Station

Forecast

Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Northeast wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a northeast wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Mostly clear at night, with a low around 45. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

Extended: Sunny Monday, with a high near 62. Mostly clear at night, with a low around 40. Mostly sunny Tuesday, with a high near 66. Partly cloudy at night, with a low around 42. Mostly sunny Wednesday, with a high near 70. Mostly cloudy at night, with a low around 50. A chance of showers Thursday. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%. A chance of showers at night. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Mostly sunny Friday, with a high near 54.