Legal Administrative Building to undergo construction

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Muskingum County Commissioners met Monday with an architect to discuss renovations at the legal administrative building in downtown. Officials discussed where the Court and Clerk’s Office would be relocated when construction begins in the building. Project Manager with APG Architects Cole Ryan says all services in the building will remain open […]

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Muskingum Co. Commissioners announce Emergency Declaration

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – With a growing number of Coronavirus in Ohio, the Muskingum County Commissioners announced an emergency declaration Monday. Vice President of the commissioners, Mollie Crooks says the commissioners has been working together with other organizations to make, “one unified voice.’ “The County Commissioners have been a part of a unified, joint command. [A] […]

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Foundation offers office hours, resources for students, College Night postponed

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – An annual event that is attended by hundreds of area high school students has been postponed. Director of Educational Services at the Muskingum County Community Foundation Heather Sands says College Night at the Zane State Ohio University Zanesville Campus Center was scheduled to take place Thursday night but organizers have delayed the […]

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Muskingum Co. Health Dept. recommends ‘social distancing,’ Center for Seniors makes cancellations

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – With a fourth case of coronavirus in Ohio announced Wednesday, local agencies are taking precautions. Around 3:30 p.m., the Muskingum County Health Department and the Muskingum County Center for Seniors held a press conference in response to the virus. The health department is urging people to avoid large social gatherings and practice […]

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Muskingum EMA explains State of Emergency invoked Monday

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Governor Mike DeWine announced a state of emergency in Ohio after an announcement that three people in Cuyahoga County tested positive for coronavirus Monday. Director of the Muskingum County Emergency Management Agency Jeff Jadwin says the state of emergency helps the organization make sure hospitals and other medical facilities have supplies like […]

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