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City receives Auditor of the State Award

| January 3, 2022

Auditor of State Keith Faber announced that the City of Coshocton received the Auditor of State Award for its clean audit reports. The auditor’s office presents the Auditor of State Award to local governments and school districts upon the completion of a financial audit. Less than eight percent of the entities they audit qualify for […]

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Commissioners receive grant money for EMS building

Commissioners receive grant money for EMS building

| December 15, 2021

The County Board of Commissioners announced they have been awarded $1,950,000 in grant funds from the Ohio Department of Development, Office of Community Development through the Target of Opportunity CARES Act Funding. The county has been awarded a CARES Act grant totaling $1,950,000 to construct a new EMS building.  The project includes the construction of […]

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Mayor Mills thanks residents for holiday cheer

Mayor Mills thanks residents for holiday cheer

| December 14, 2021

The last city council meeting of the year, which took place on Dec. 13, began with Mayor Mark Mills extending a special word of thanks to all of the organizations and individuals who have been helping out in the community and working hard to make it possible for children in the community to have the […]

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City council shares holiday reminders

City council shares holiday reminders

| November 23, 2021

The Nov. 22 Coshocton City Council meeting was filled with council members voting yes regarding council member wages, and city employee wages. Mayor Mark Mills took a few moments to remind residents that Christmas Magic and Lights will be taking place at the fairgrounds on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 3-4 from 6-9 p.m. He also […]

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Miller supports Ohio BUILDS funding to West Lafayette

| November 4, 2021

State Representative Kevin Miller (R-Newark) announced Ohio BUILDS (Broadband, Utilities, and Infrastructure for Local Development Success) funding being allocated to Coshocton County. Governor DeWine created Ohio BUILDS program to reduce or eliminate the financial burden on localities associated with critical infrastructure needs such as the replacement of old water lines, construction of new water systems, […]

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Unofficial election results shared

Unofficial election results shared

| November 3, 2021

A little more than 32% of registered voters turned out for the Nov. 2 election and voted on a variety of races and levies. In the City of Coshocton voters selected a new school board member Susan L. Mann. She and Jere W. Butcher won out over H. Tad Johnson, who has served on the […]

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Governor DeWine announces $50 million in funding  to rebuild or expand six Ohio jails

Governor DeWine announces $50 million in funding to rebuild or expand six Ohio jails

| October 29, 2021

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Director Annette Chambers-Smith announced that the state is awarding six local jails with millions in funding to rebuild or expand their facilities.   A total of $50 million was allocated to support local jail renovations in Senate Bill 310 which was passed by the Ohio General Assembly and signed by Governor DeWine in December 2020.  The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction’s (ODRC) Bureau of Adult […]

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Poll workers needed for Election Day

| October 15, 2021

The Coshocton County Board of Elections still has a great need for poll workers for the Tuesday, Nov. 2, general election. Poll workers will be paid for training and working Election Day. The board of elections will deploy 98 poll workers to 11 polling locations throughout the county on Nov. 2. Stop by 724 S. […]

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