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Emergency Siren Testing

The Guernsey County Sheriff’s Office said that residents of Byesville shouldn’t be alarmed if they hear an emergency siren Saturday. The Sheriff’s Office reported that the Gemma Power Plant in Byesville will test their emergency siren around 11am. The test may last up to 30 minutes. The sheriff’s office said if you hear the siren […]

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Muskingum Valley Health Centers Will Give COVID-19 Vaccine

ZANESVILLE, OH – Muskingum Valley Health Centers has been selected as a distribution partner for the COVID-19 vaccine. They will distribute the vaccine in partnership with the local health departments of Muskingum, Guernsey, Morgan, and Coshocton counties. Once MVHC receives their vaccines next week they will begin vaccinations within 24 hours. Each week following they […]

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Governor DeWine: Online Tool will Help You Find Vaccine Locations

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  PHASE 1B VACCINATIONS Governor DeWine today highlighted the vaccine distribution timeline for Phase 1B of Ohio’s vaccination program, which is set to begin next week for those ages 80 and up. Week of January 18: Vaccine providers will begin receiving […]

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COVID-19 Update: 91 confirmed cases, 1 death reported Thursday in Muskingum County

ZANESVILLE, Ohio–The Muskingum County Joint Unified Command Center reported Thursday the county’s 89th COVID-19 related death. Officials said a 73-year-old resident has died with COVID-19 pneumonia. The Command Center also reported that 91 more residents have tested positive for COVID-19 bringing the total number of active cases to 807 in the county. For more information, […]

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