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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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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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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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Local sewers filling a need for face masks

Local sewers filling a need for face masks

| March 26, 2020

All it took was one phone call to get the ball rolling on a local effort to make face masks for local agencies. Rose of Sharon co-owner, Vickie Davis, said she got a call from a lady who was near tears because she needed face masks where she worked and asked if there was any […]

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Sheriff’s office executes search warrants

Sheriff’s office executes search warrants

| March 26, 2020

On Wednesday, March 25, 2020, the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office executed two search warrants at two unrelated residents.  Two adult males were initially taken into custody pending an investigation into child pornography. Several electronic devices were also seized at both residences. Later on March 25, one adult male was released from custody as the investigation […]

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First responders rescue man stuck in high water

| March 26, 2020

On Wednesday, March 25, 2020 the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 transfer call from Knox County in reference to a male subject stuck in high water. The male subject advised that he was from out of town and did not know where he was at but had been stuck in the high water […]

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