Lorena Sale on Hold

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Last week’s decision to sell the Lorena is now on hold due to complications in determining who officially owns the sternwheeler.  Last week the Muskingum County Commissioners agreed to auction off the passenger boat that currently lacks a Captain and crew. Muskingum County Commissioner Mollie Crooks explained the reason for the setback […]

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Lorena For Sale

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Another Zanesville icon, the Lorena Sternwheeler may be lost during a year that seems as if many local historic symbols are disappearing.  The Lorena, that cruised into Zanesville in 1976, is a replica of the nineteenth century original vessel that hauled passengers and cargo between Zanesville and Pittsburgh. Muskingum County Commissioners met […]

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Sternwheeler sails again

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Lorena Sternwheeler is back in operation, and has a busy schedule for the rest of the season. After repairs were made to the Lorena, she set sail for the first time Tuesday and they have all kinds of tours planned. Chamber of Commerce Vice President, Kelly Ashby said they have public […]

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