Stories tagged with: Power Outages

November 25, 2014 - 4:43am
21 weeks 6 days 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
21 weeks 6 days 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
22 weeks 5 hours 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
23 weeks 9 hours 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
26 weeks 12 hours 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
44 weeks 4 days 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
50 weeks 14 hours 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.




April 8, 2014 - 4:43am
1 year 2 weeks ago

American Electric Power reported that some customers woke up without service Tuesday morning.

AEP's outage map indicated that 399 of its customers were in the dark. At one time that number was over a thousand. Power has since been restored.

Coshocton County Sheriff's Dispatcher's said they also dealt with some power outages in the city of Coshocton. Power has since been restored in that area.


January 28, 2014 - 7:18am
1 year 12 weeks ago

Some customers of American Electric Power woke up to not only cold temperatures Tuesday morning, but no power as well. 

According to an AEP power outage map at one time 668 residents were without service. That number dropped to 168 before power was completely restored.

An AEP representative tells WHIZ at this time they do not know what caused the outage.


November 18, 2013 - 5:29am
1 year 22 weeks ago

 Some American Electric Customers in our area are still dealing with the effects of Sunday night's storms.

Here are the power outage reports for Monday morning. 

  • Licking County: 823 without service


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

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