Stories tagged with: power outage

April 27, 2016 - 2:12pm
17 weeks 1 day ago

 American Electric Power is reporting a power outage in the Zanesville area Wednesday.  A-E-P says just after 1:30 p.m. an outage

occured in the White Oak-Sharon Avenue area affecting 35 customers.  Crews are on the  scene and say a line fuse failed and power should be restored by 3:00 p.m. 

WHIZ -T-V is also off the air untl the problem is resolved.

April 2, 2016 - 6:13pm
20 weeks 4 days ago

American Electric Power says now only 253 customers are without power in Muskingum County after strong storms ripped through Southeastern Ohio late Saturday afternoon.  A-E-P is reporting Sunday morning outages in the Zanesville area are expected to be repaired by 6:00 p.m. Sunday and that power in Guernsey, Perry and Licking Counties hasbeen restored.



March 27, 2016 - 6:43pm
21 weeks 3 days ago
***UPDATE*** Power restored in Zanesville Area ***UPDATE***

AEP Officials said the power outage might be equipment related.  

Crews are still searching for the cause of the outage. Right now, crews are troubleshooting and trying to transfer customers to a different power source. Officials said it make take 3 to 4 hours to complete.

Some traffic lights are out. and four way intersections should be treated as four way stops during the outage period according to Ohio Traffic...

March 11, 2016 - 3:03pm
23 weeks 6 days ago
Some Muskingum County residents spent the overnight in the dark. American Electric Power says just before 1:00 a.m. power went out to over 16-hundred customers in the Pinkerton Lane area. A-E-P says the power outage lasted until around 5:30 Friday morning. One area school was closed due to the outage and another went on a two hour delay. A-E-P says the cause of the problem was a power pole that caught on fire and a power line that had to be replaced.
February 16, 2016 - 5:11am
27 weeks 2 days ago

Some residents of Muskingum County are waking up without power Tuesday morning.

American Electric Power reports over 570 customers are without service at this time.  The outages are in the Avondale, Frazeysburg, Dresden and Duncan Falls areas. AEP has no estimated time for the return of service, but crews are working on the problem.

There are also over 115 without power in Coshocton County. Crews are currently working to restore service in that area.



December 24, 2015 - 5:02am
35 weeks 15 hours ago
Some people woke up on Christmas Eve in the dark. Some severe storms made their way through our area overnight knocking out service to some American Electric Power Customers. A-E-P says 167 customers were without service in Muskingum County and another 163 customers were without power in Noble County. Power was restored by 6:30 a.m.
November 12, 2015 - 11:57am
40 weeks 6 days ago

UPDATE:   AEP Ohio is reporting that all power has been restored in Muskingum County.  There are 114 people with power in Guernsey County.

It didn’t take long for the high winds to cause a power outage in Muskingum County.

American Electric Power is reporting that around 1000 customers in the north end of the county are without service.No word when power will be restored.

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for our area which means we...

July 20, 2015 - 3:48am
1 year 5 weeks ago
American Electric Power has restored service to 200 customers who woke up Monday morning with no power.
June 9, 2015 - 9:09am
1 year 11 weeks ago

***UPDATE*** Power restored to all customers. ****UPDATE****


Some American Electric Power customers in Muskingum County are without service Tuesday morning. A-E-P says several residents in the area of Dietz Lane heard some loud popping noises and then lost service. The Mid-East Career Center on Richards Road is included in this power outage that is affecting over 1000 customers. A-E-P says it hopes to have service restored by 12:30 p.m.

June 6, 2015 - 11:53pm
1 year 11 weeks ago

 American Electric Power has reported an estimated 2,500 people are out of power in Muskingum County. 

We have learned that power is out along Maple Avenue in Zanesville. We are working on getting more information into the cause of the outage. 

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