Stories tagged with: Power Outages

September 4, 2015 - 6:18am
51 weeks 1 day ago
***UPDATE*** Power has now been restored ****UPDATE The Friday morning storms that rumbled thorough our area left some area residents in the dark. American Electric Power says there are 226 customers without service in Muskingum County and 102 customers in Licking County without power. No word yet when power will be restored.
May 27, 2015 - 2:46am
1 year 13 weeks ago

UPDATE:  AEP is reporting that all power has been restored in the WHIZ viewing area.

Some residents in our area woke up without power Wednesday morning as heavy storms moved through the area on Tuesday. 

Taking a look at outages in our area: 

Muskingum Co: 289 without service

Shortly after 9:00 p.m. Tuesday evening, a line of storms with winds reaching 50 mph made their way through the county, knocking down trees and power lines in numerous...

May 26, 2015 - 9:40pm
1 year 13 weeks ago

AEP Ohio is reporting that 1,158 customers are currently without power in Muskingum County.

Shortly after 9:00 p.m. Tuesday evening, a line of storms with winds reaching 50 mph made their way through the county, knocking down trees and power lines in numerous locations.  AEP is working to restore power as soon as possible.

November 25, 2014 - 4:43am
1 year 39 weeks ago

Strong winds blowing across the state knocked down utility lines, trees and disrupted power for thousands across Ohio. 

Several cities around Ohio reported wind gusts that were above 50 miles per hour. 

In our area American Electric Power reports several outages they are as follows:

  • Muskingum County-304 customers without service
  • Fairfield County-102 remain without power

AEP said they've restored service to more than 32,000 of the 48,000...

November 24, 2014 - 9:41pm
1 year 39 weeks ago

Whether rain or snow, sleet or black outs, council must go on.

High winds Monday afternoon knocked out power in a portion of Muskingum County during the day. As of about 8PM, 626 AEP customers in Muskingum County were without any form of electric. City Hall was among the buildings effected by the lack of brightness. Flashlights were the light source of choice by Council Members as they proceeded with the meeting. Some of the ordinances discussed were $80,000 of funds for the Southeast...

November 24, 2014 - 1:24pm
1 year 39 weeks ago
The high winds are causing some serious power outages in our area and across the state. Here in Muskingum County there are around 21-hundred customers without service….in Perry County there are over 6000 without power…in Coshocton County its 726, Guernsey 148…and, Morgan County with 57 customers without service. A-e-P says crews are working to fix the problems, but there are no set time when service will be restored.
November 17, 2014 - 8:27am
1 year 40 weeks ago

 On top of the snow to start our Monday morning some people are waking up without power. American Electric Power reports 4,620 customers are without service Monday morning. 

AEP also reports that 489 customers are without service in Coshocton County.

American Electric Power says there is a problem with a transmission line at a sub-station in Newark. No word when service will be restored.


October 27, 2014 - 8:50am
1 year 43 weeks ago

A Sunday power outage in Perry County is still causing problems Monday morning.

The Perry County Department of Job and Family Services said that the outage has disrupted their phone service. Officials said they are unsure of how long phone service will be down. 

The office is still open and you can send e-mails, but no faxes.



June 19, 2014 - 5:43am
2 years 10 weeks ago

 Many customers of American Electric Power are waking up Thursday with no power. 

Strongs storms that moved through our area Wednesday into Thursday morning knocked out service to thousands around the state. 

Taking a look at the outage numbers for our area: 

  • Perry County-810
  • Licking County-374 - Restoration by 2 p,m
  • Coshocton Co.-815 - Restoration by 10 pm
  • Fairfield Co.-924

We'll keep you up to date of any...

May 12, 2014 - 4:33am
2 years 15 weeks ago

In Licking County several American Electric Power customers found themselves in the dark to start Monday. 

The company reported at one time 1,848 of its customers were without power. 

Also in Coshocton County State Route 715 remains closed at State Route 206 in both directions between mile marker 6 and 6.4 due to flooding. 

We'll keep you up to date of any changes throughout the day.




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