There were 16,601 confirmed and 702 probable for a total of 17,303 cases of COVID-19 in Ohio as of Wednesday afternoon.
3421 people were in the hospital, with 1014 of them in intensive care units.
856 people have died in Ohio since the pandemic began.
There were 24 confirmed cases in Hardin County.
The Kenton-Hardin Health Department reported 42 negative results and 13 recovered cases.
Around the region:
Marion County now has 2196 cases, Allen County has 116, Hancock County has 37, Auglaize has 32, Wyandot County has 25, Union County has 19 cases and Logan County has 18 cases.
The numbers are updated each afternoon at 2 at http://coronavirus.ohio.gov