Archive for March, 2020

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for March 30, 2020

| March 30, 2020

On March 24, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident(s) and 5 complaint(s). Accidents: Deputies were dispatched to Wal-Mart in reference to a hit skip accident. The investigation led to the arrest of 21-year-old Jesse Lawrence of Coshocton for OVI, OVI High Test, Reckless operation and leaving the scene of an accident. Complaints: Cortlynn Cornwell of […]

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COVID-19 cases up to 5

COVID-19 cases up to 5

| March 30, 2020

As of 10 a.m. on Monday, March 30, the number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in all of Coshocton County is five. EMA has been planning and preparing to respond to cases when they occur. It has community interventions in place that are designed to slow transmission in the community while lessening the impact. […]

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Gary Charles Wilson

Gary Charles Wilson

| March 30, 2020

Gary Charles Wilson, 67, died Saturday, March 28, 2020 at his daughter’s residence. He was born May 6, 1952 in Rockford, IL to James Charles and Betty Elizabeth (Broline) Wilson. He served in the US Army in Vietnam from 1970-1972. He was a carpenter, retiring from Arledge where he was a renowned hard worker who […]

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COVID-19 Coshocton County Restaurant Guide announced

COVID-19 Coshocton County Restaurant Guide announced

| March 30, 2020

The Coshocton Visitors Bureau has compiled a complete guide of food establishments and their current take-out or delivery options, hours of operations, and contact information in one convenient place. This is in an effort to continue supporting local business during the Covid-19 pandemic. “This is a critical time for Coshocton area businesses,” said Mindy Brems, […]

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Alvin J. Olson

Alvin J. Olson

| March 30, 2020

Alvin James “Jim” Olson, 92, died Sunday, March 29, 2020 at the Country Club Nursing Facility, where he was a resident. He was born March 4, 1928 in Kane, PA to the late Alvin and Clara (Brown) Olson. He was a 1946 graduate of Kane High School. In 1955 he moved to Kentucky to work […]

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Coshocton Foundation announces grants

Coshocton Foundation announces grants

| March 27, 2020

The trustees of the Coshocton Foundation have announced two, $20,000 grants to local organizations providing local citizens and small businesses relief from the economic impact of the COVID-19 virus. The first grant, from the Joseph W., Fred E. and Helen LeRetilley Johnston Fund, was awarded to the United Way of Coshocton County for their COVID-19 […]

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Community leaders encourage supporting local businesses

Community leaders encourage supporting local businesses

| March 27, 2020

The port authority, chamber of commerce and local Ohio Means Jobs office are working together to develop resources to help businesses and employees impacted by COVID-19. “The three of us are meeting daily and have discussions to make sure we are all in the loop of how to best help our community,” said Amy Crown, […]

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House OKs COVID-19 Response Bill

House OKs COVID-19 Response Bill

| March 27, 2020

The Ohio House this week approved a major legislative package to help the state manage through the COVID-19 pandemic. The package, contained in House Bill 197, now goes to Gov. Mike DeWine for his signature. The legislation covers a range of issues the state, local communities and schools need in the near-term to help address […]

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