Stories tagged with: Emergency

February 15, 2014 - 10:37am
2 years 22 weeks ago

Muskingum:  Level One

Guernsey :  Level One

Perry :  Level one

Coshocton: Level one

Morgan: Level one

Licking:  Level one

Noble:  No emergency


We will keep you updated with the latest snow alerts  througout the day.

September 4, 2013 - 5:25pm
2 years 46 weeks ago

A new dispatch center is currently under renovation at the Zanesville Police Department, and before it's completed, they want to make sure they have everything they need for the community to successfully contact dispatchers.

"What the city's concern is, the police department's concern is, how do we reach everybody in our community and we want to make sure that when we upgrade our dispatch center, that our hearing impaired community is also taken care of,"...

June 3, 2010 - 5:39pm
6 years 7 weeks ago

When tragedy strikes, hospitals go into overdrive. At Genesis Good Samaritan, they have codes for all types of situations, and yesterday they had to use one of them.

In an effort to bring together as much help as possible, Good Samaritan sends out a page to notify employees of an extreme emergency situation. After the Tri-Valley school bus tragedy yesterday, the plan was enacted.

"We went ahead and implemented our code yellow which is our mass casualty disaster plan which...

February 6, 2010 - 4:24pm
6 years 24 weeks ago

With the heavy overnight snow, the Muskingum County Emergency Management Agency leapt into action Saturday morning to help keep the public safe.

The Deputy Director of the EMA Jeff Jadwin says they first made sure all the main roads were clear so emergency vehicles could get through. But the wide spread power outages were also a worry.

"The big concern that we had this morning was the amount of people that we had without power and it went over 7,000 and...

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