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Wheeler charged with rape

| September 25, 2020

 On Sept. 14, 2020 the Coshocton County Sheriff’s office was notified by job and family services of allegations of sexual abuse which began a very difficult investigation into these accusations. On Sept. 24, 2020, the sheriff’s office formally charged Thomas E. Wheeler, a 73 year old male from the Coshocton area, with one count of […]

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Fall food preservation virtual series offered

| September 25, 2020

Gardeners and other lovers of fresh produce are often interested in extending the season’s bounty by preserving fruits and vegetables and meats at home. Ohio State University Extension Family and Consumer Sciences teach the basics of home canning and preservation through a virtual series called Food Preservation Office Hours. These online classes emphasize the science […]

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Introducing the junior fair king and queen candidates

Introducing the junior fair king and queen candidates

| September 24, 2020

The following area youth will be competing for Coshocton County Junior Fair King and Queen during a ceremony scheduled for 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27, in Hunter Arena at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds. The ceremony, however, is not open to the general public. Coshocton County Junior Fair King Candidates Gage Haines I am Gage Haines […]

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Highway patrol to have bigger presence in town

| September 16, 2020

At the Sept. 14 Coshocton City Council meeting, Mayor Mark Mills announced that due to issues of speeding on the streets of Coshocton and the sheriff’s office being in a state of transition at the moment, he has chosen to allow State Highway Patrol officers to monitor speeding in town. Therefore, residents should not be […]

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Local officials working to correct article on COVID-19 outbreak

Local officials working to correct article on COVID-19 outbreak

| September 15, 2020

Coshocton City Health Department and Coshocton County Health Department officials are addressing a recent article in the Cincinnati Enquirer due to statistical and data errors that are reported through the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The article references the COVID-19 outbreak at Signature Healthcare that occurred in June of this year. The data […]

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Livestock auction group looking for donations to help area youth

Livestock auction group looking for donations to help area youth

| September 10, 2020

The Friends of the Coshocton County Jr. Fair Livestock Auction fund group is back to once again support 4-H and FFA members who show and sell their animals at the fair. The group formed last year with the purpose of establishing a pool of funds that will increase the overall sales at the junior fair […]

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Cover crops will be flown over Coshocton County

Cover crops will be flown over Coshocton County

| September 8, 2020

Be on the look-out for little yellow airplanes flying low to the ground Tuesday evening or Wednesday, Sept. 8 and Sept. 9, this week in Coshocton County. Fisher’s Ag Service will be applying cover crops to corn and soybean fields and pilots fly very close to the ground and make several passes to ensure good […]

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Construction project announced

| September 4, 2020

The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Coshocton County. All outlined work is weather permitting. State Route 643 near Crawford Township – SR 643 will be restricted between Township Road 220 and SR 651 for road widening/addition of an Amish buggy lane. One lane will be maintained with flaggers. New impacts: Work is […]

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