Licking County Health Dept. Seeking PPE Donations

LICKING COUNTY, Ohio–The demand for personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 pandemic has exceeded the supply available to first responders in Licking County. The Licking County Health Department (LCHD) is asking for personal protective equipment (PPE) to distribute to Licking County First Responders to protect them as they respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. LCHD […]

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Repair work slated for Maple Avenue

ZANESVILLE, Ohio– Zanesville City Officials announced Friday that a section of Maple Avenue is settling between Sheridan and Dresden Road. The City must take immediate action to prevent further settling. The City of Zanesville’s Street Division is scheduled to repair this section starting Tuesday April 7th and will complete the repair by Friday April 10th. […]

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Perry County establishes collection point for personal protection equipment

Perry County, OH – Perry County announced Friday the opening of a donation collection point in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The County is encouraging medical practices such as veterinary clinics, dentists, elective surgery centers and other non-essential medical providers to donate surplus Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to support first responders and critical operations occurring […]

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Licking County reports 5 confirmed COVID-19 cases

LICKING COUNTY, Ohio–The Licking County Health Department (LCHD) is reporting a total of five positive test results for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Licking County residents. The new confirmed cases include a 30-year-old female, a 51-year-old female and a 19-year-old female. LCHD previously reported two cases; a 27-year-old female, and a 58-year-old female. The health department […]

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Muskingum county auditor announces new policy amid covid-19 outbreak

ZANESVILLE, OH – Muskingum County Auditor Debra J. Nye announced a new policy to combat the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Beginning on Tuesday, March 24th, all documents received in the mail or in the Auditor’s Office drop box will be processed on the next day’s business. For any additional information, please contact the Muskingum County Auditor’s […]

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Mollies Rock Road Closure

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, Ohio–The Muskingum County Engineer’s Office announced Friday that effective immediately, Mollies Rock Road will be closed between Mutton Ridge Rd and Blacksnake Rd for approximately 2 weeks.  The closure is just west of Mutton Ridge Rd on Mollies Rock Rd at a box culvert, which has been damaged by the heavy rains. Motorists […]

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Licking County reports first positive case of Coronavirus

LICKING COUNTY, Ohio–The Licking County Health Department (LCHD) is reporting the first positive test result for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in a Licking County resident. The individual is a 27-year-old female. LCHD is investigating if this case is considered community spread. LCHD Health Commissioner, Joe Ebel wants to emphasize, “We will not be releasing any additional demographic […]

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