Restaurants in Zanesville speak after COVID-19 restrictions put in place

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – With Governor Mike DeWine declaring restrictions on restaurants in response to the spread of Coronavirus local businesses are accommodating. On Sunday, DeWine banned dine-in options. Restaurants are now allowed to have carry-out, drive-thru and delivery. WHIZ spoke with two owners of locally owned businesses on how the restrictions are affecting their restaurants. […]

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Muskingum Behavioral Health remains open, taking precautions

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Despite closures throughout the area due to the Coronavirus outbreak, one local organization remains open to those battling addiction. Chief Executive Officer of Muskingum Behavioral Health Steve Carrel spoke with WHIZ about the importance of offering their services to the community. “The drug dealers are out there. They’re selling their dope. They’re […]

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Local agencies create Muskingum Co. Joint Unified Command Center for COVID-19

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Several local agencies came together to speak on their efforts for fighting against the Coronavirus outbreak Tuesday afternoon. According to the Muskingum County Health Department, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county. Click here for the latest information from the department. For the latest number of cases in Ohio, […]

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Zanesville City Schools offering breakfast, lunch program beginning Monday

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – With schools out for the time being, administrators are figuring out how to help their students. Zanesville City Schools Assistant Superintendent Steve Foreman says a week-worth of breakfast and lunch foods will be available for pickup at their school locations starting Monday between 10:00 am and 1:00 pm. “At the current time, […]

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