Stories tagged with: The Zanesville Fire Department

May 6, 2015 - 4:16am
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ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - In the race Zanesville for City Law Director, David Tarbert has defeated Derrick Moorehead 647 to 509. He will now face off against Democratic incumbent Scott Hillis.

Apparent Bomb Threat at Foxfire School

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office, Zanesville, and Newton Township Fire Department responded to Foxfire School Tuesday to...

May 1, 2015 - 4:29am
3 weeks 5 days ago

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Buckeye Lake Repairs May Come Sooner Than Planned

BUCKEYE LAKE, OHIO (WHIZ) - ODNR Director, Jim Zehringer told members of the Ohio House Buckeye Lake Caucus that repairs on the dam could begin about a year ahead of previous estimates. The design for the reconstructed dam will begin this summer and be finished by spring, with construction planned for next summer.

Zanesville Farmers Market


April 30, 2015 - 7:15am
3 weeks 6 days ago

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Heather Bowers in Court

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - 24-year-old Heather Bowers was in court Wednesday and entered a not guilty plea to two counts of aggravated vehicular homicide, four counts of aggravated vehicular assault, and two counts of operating a vehicle under the influence. Judge Fleegle continued bowers bond as set at 100 thousand dollars.

Swearing-in Ceremony


April 28, 2015 - 7:34am
4 weeks 1 day ago

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New Information on Deceased Baby Found on Muskingum University Campus

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - The Muskingum County Coroner, Dr. Charles Feicht, says the deceased baby found on Muskingum Universities Campus last week was born alive. The mother of the baby was interviewed by Muskingum County Sheriffs Detectives, at this time no charges have been field.

Adam Siddle in Court


March 14, 2015 - 6:10pm
10 weeks 3 days ago

 Just as important as the safety of fire victims is the safety of those who protect them. Firefighters perform constant training to remain at the top of their game.

Over 80 Zanesville firefighters headed to Zane State College Saturday. It was all in an effort to further their training during a fire education seminar. Zanesville's Fire Chief Eric Waltemire explained what firefighters learned Saturday morning.

"We're talking about transitional fire tact. Basically tactics...

March 5, 2015 - 8:11am
11 weeks 6 days ago

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Snow Emergencies

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - As of  7:00 A.M. Coshocton and  Guernsey Counties are under aLevel One Snow Emergency. Morgan, Muskingum, Noble, and Perry Counties are under a Level Two Snow Emergency. 

City Working to Fix Potholes

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - An increased number of pot holes have been popping up on roadways and public service director, Jay Bennet...

January 22, 2015 - 8:39am
17 weeks 6 days ago

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One of Two Bodies Identified

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) -The Muskingum County Sheriffs office have publicly identified one of the two bodies found dead in a home just outside of Adamsville. The bodies of 77-year-old Carolyn Eileen Porter and a 64 year-old male, whose name is being withheld pending notification of his family, were found in a residence at 5180 West Road on Tuesday.

House Fire on Crew...

January 7, 2015 - 4:44pm
19 weeks 6 days ago

With the temperatures reaching unbearably low numbers most people are planning to wait out the cold indoors. However, if you're a firefighter, staying in isn't always an option.

The winter months can be a particularly tricky season for the Zanesville Fire Department. Firefighters are often out in freezing temperatures dealing with water, but the cold water doesn't just cause problems during a fire, it makes clean up particularly tricky.

"Basically as long as water is flowing...

December 26, 2014 - 10:01am
21 weeks 5 days ago

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Fire Department Christmas

ZANESVILLE, OH (WHIZ) - Wednesday, the downtown station of the Zanesville Fire Department was full of fire fighters and their families for a Christmas feast. The Local 88 Union and the Officers Union fund the meal for the fire fighters.

Christ's Table Christmas Meal

ZANESVILLE, OH (WHIZ) - Christ's Table reached out to those in the community to ensure that...

December 18, 2014 - 11:09am
22 weeks 5 days ago

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Missing Girl Found

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OH (WHIZ)-The search for a missing 12-year-old Muskingum County girl is now over.The Frazeysburg Fire Department reports that Emily Thompson was located and returned home safely.

House Fire on Luck Ave.

ZANESVILLE, OH (WHIZ)-A house fire broke out at 116 Luck Avenue in Zanesville Wednesday evening. Assistant Fire Chief for the Zanesville Fire Department...

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