Stories tagged with: power outage

June 18, 2013 - 5:09am
1 year 45 weeks ago

American Electric Power officials say a big outage in Muskingum County has been repaired. At it worst point there were 1750 customers without service. Monday night AEP says power was restored to the 1185 customers that were still without power. The outage, which happened at 6:20 Monday morning,  is being blamed on a transformer failure.

June 17, 2013 - 11:26am
1 year 45 weeks ago

American Electric Power officials say they are dealing with an outage Monday. It happened around 6:20 a.m. on the east end of Muskingum County. At its peak 1750 customers were without service…now it’s around 1185. A-E-P says they are working to switch some customers to other substations to restore power but if you are still out of service at 1 p.m. you won’t get service restored until around midnight. A-E-P is brining in a mobile electric unit and that is causing the delay...

June 13, 2013 - 10:43am
1 year 46 weeks ago

American Electric Power is reporting that most people in our area who lost power due to the overnight storms have been restored. At one point early Thursday morning over 2600 customers were in the dark in Muskingum County alone. Now there are still just over 180 customers without service in Licking County.

December 1, 2012 - 11:14am
2 years 21 weeks ago

A fatal accident has knocked out power to part of Linden Avenue. 

Mayor Jeff Tilton tells WHIZ-TV that during the accident a power pole was broken. The accident happened in front of the Credit Union on Linden. 

As a result some residents and businesses along Linden Avenue will be without power for part of Saturday.

Mayor Jeff Tilton said the power outage will occur from The Barn the the Y-Bridge. 

He expects power to be restored by Noon on Saturday....

November 12, 2012 - 12:40pm
2 years 24 weeks ago

A planned power outage Monday by American Electric Power in Zanesville has been canceled.   A-E-P says crews were scheduled to repair a static wire from the Mt. Sterling sub-station that was damaged during the June storms, but because of the weather today – it has been canceled.  A-E-P customers in the West Pike area were expected to lose power from 1 p.m to 6 p.m., but now the work won’t be done until after the first of the year. 

October 24, 2012 - 10:34am
2 years 27 weeks ago

American Electric Power says crews are workng to fix a power outage that is affecting 163 customers on the north end of Muskingum County.  Officials do not know what caused the outage but expect to have it repaired by 11:30 Wednesday morning.  The areas without power include Frazeysburg Road and the Nashport area.

July 18, 2012 - 5:27pm
2 years 41 weeks ago

The strong storms that rumbled though Zanesville and the rest of Ohio Wednesday caused some power outages. American Electric Power says 593 customers are without service in Muskingum County...in Licking County there are 3,151 without electricity and in Guernsey County there are 590 customers without service. A-E-P officials have not yet announces when power will be restored.

July 11, 2012 - 9:41am
2 years 42 weeks ago

Some American Electric Power Customers in Muskingum County are out of service Wednesday morning.  A-E-P says there was some equipment failure on Osborne Road and it knocked out service to 102 customers in the East Pike and Clay Pike area.  Officials say a crew is working on the problem and service should be restored by noon today. (Wednesday)

July 6, 2012 - 3:24pm
2 years 43 weeks ago

American Electric power is making progress in repairs to customers who have been out of service for seven days now.  Here are the latest numbers…In Muskingum County there are just over 8,300 customers without service…in Guernsey County its just over 4,600, in Perry County there are still over 4,200…Coshocton County it’s 228…Noble its 217, Morgan its 22.  In Licking County there are still over 11,500 customers without service. 
A-E-P says...

July 6, 2012 - 8:56am
2 years 43 weeks ago

Guernsey Muskingum Electric Cooperative says it is getting close to restoring all power to customers left in the dark after last Friday’s big storms.  Member Service Manager Brian Bennett says there are still 850 members without service.  Bennett is asking any Guernsey-Muskingum member that still does not have power to please call their office to report it so no one will be missed today. The number is 1-800 521-9879.
 

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