COVID-19 hospitalizations locally hit record high amid omicron surge


Columbus Regional Hospital reported a record number of COVID-19 hospitalizations Monday, nearly reaching 70 for the first time during the pandemic as deaths from the virus continue to rise and local testing sites struggle to keep up with demand.

The “Zoomerrang” slides again: Former Commons playground piece finds new home


A piece of Columbus’ past has found a new home.



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