House fire on Putnam Avenue

ZANESVILLE, Ohio–The Zanesville Fire Department responded to the scene of a structure fire Tuesday afternoon. The fire happened around 1:15 p.m. in the 700 block of Putnam Avenue. When crews arrived on scene, the two story house was fully engulfed in flames. According to Zanesville Assistant Fire Chief Doug Hobson, a woman inside the home […]

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Ohio Outdoor Burning Restrictions

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The beginning of March always signals the launch of Ohio’s springtime, outdoor, open burning regulations. The law prohibits the burning of outdoor waste, trash and debris between the hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m.     Zanesville Firefighter Ryan Saegert took time to explain why the ordinance is in place. “With the season […]

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Fire on Owens Street

ZANESVILLE, Ohio–The Zanesville Fire Department was called to the scene of a structure fire on Owens Street. The fire broke out around 3:00 p.m. Monday near the intersection of Dryden Road. When firefighters arrived on scene, the house which consisted of 3 separate apartments, was fully involved with heavy smoke coming from the roof of […]

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