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Maloney elected chair for District Advisory Council
Thursday, March 26th 2015 12:31
MOUNT VERNON - The District Advisory Council (DAC) for the Knox County Combined General Health District re-appointed Eric Siekkinen to the Knox County Board of Health during the council’s annual...
Knox County Fair announces headline act for 2015
Thursday, March 26th 2015 12:14
by Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Managing Editor   MOUNT VERNON - Country music fans will once again be treated to nationally known entertainment at this year's Knox County Fair. The Swon Brothers...
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Commissioners have added their approval to a property tax abatement already approved by Mount Vernon City Council, the Mount Vernon City Schools and the Knox County...
Knox County Law Enforcement reports March 26, 2015
Thursday, March 26th 2015 11:42
Danville PD: Tuesday DPD responded to the 100 block of Plum Street on report of a vehicle was driven through a yard causing damages. Tuesday DPD located an open door on the Junior High School...
D-Day event coming in June
Wednesday, March 25th 2015 16:45
MOUNT VERNON - The 2nd Annual Knox County D-Day Event is scheduled for June 6, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Knox County Regional Airport.  The event will feature a D-Day battle re-enactment, World War...
CIRCLEVILLE - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today joined Acting Circleville Police Chief Shawn Baer, Pickaway County Sheriff Robert Radcliff, Pickaway County Prosecutor Judy Wolford, and...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - With one-quarter of Ohio counties lacking obstetrics and gynecology (ob-gyn) physicians, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) outlined a plan to improve access to maternal care in...
Knox County Law Enforcement reports March 25, 2015
Wednesday, March 25th 2015 10:50
MVPD Arrests and Charges: Scott Bryant, 24, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 3:55 p.m. on Tuesday for a probation violation.  1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, officers responded to a threats complaint at Knox...
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — Siemens employees learned Tuesday in a company-wide meeting the plant is facing a significant reduction in workforce. According to Siemens,...
Welcome to KnoxPages.com
Wednesday, March 25th 2015 09:59
MOUNT VERNON - Thank you for visiting KnoxPages.com, Knox County's online news source.  We also feature national, business and tech news, polls, free classifieds, and a local event calendar. To read...
by Cheryl Splain and Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com     MOUNT VERNON - An all hands meeting of Siemens employees was held this afternoon at the Memorial Theater. While the meeting was not open to the...
Danville PD:Assist - Friday DPD responded to the Berry Road area on assist to the Knox County Sheriff's Office on a traffic stop of an intoxicated driver. Civil in Nature:Friday DPD responded to the 100...
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter     MOUNT VERNON — Wildlife officials provided information Monday night about how to control the deer and goose population in the city, but they said the...
MOUNT VERNON - City engineer Cameron Keaton will be the featured speaker at the April 9 meeting of the Knox County Republican Women's club. The group will meet at the Alcove Restaurant at noon....
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — City Council passed emergency legislation on Monday that clears the way for a local company to create jobs and add dollars to the local...
By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — City Council members gave the go-ahead on Monday for city officials to get started on several infrastructure projects. City Engineer Cameron...
MOUNT VERNON -  The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) are currently offering scholarships to students residing in Knox County. All students are encouraged to fill out...
Fredericktown Police Department:   3-20:Open burning complaint on Struble Cir.Parking complaint on W. Sandusky St.Disturbance on W. College St.Alarm drop on Salem Ave. Ext. 3-19Suspicious person on S. Main...
MOUNT VERNON - A 2012 Mount Vernon High School graduate and current Otterbein College theater student is one of 18 selected to attend professional actor training at the National Theater Institute...
FREDERICKTOWN - The Road to Addiction: Finding a Way Back Home...An open discussion of opiate and synthetic drug abuse in Knox County and the treatment options that are available will be held at...
MOUNT VERNON - The Rotary Club of Mount Vernon will be awarding four (4) one year scholarships to eligible Knox County high school seniors and to adults who are transitioning back into higher...
Sowers sentenced to 30 months in prison
Sunday, March 22nd 2015 22:53
MOUNT VERNON - A Mount Vernon man convicted of aggravated arson was sentenced on Friday to 30 months in prison by Common Pleas Court Judge Otho Eyster. Jason Sowers, 32, was indicted last September...
Vallandigham to speak at Chautauqua
Sunday, March 22nd 2015 19:12
    MOUNT VERNON – On the square in Mount Vernon stands an Ohio Historical Marker with the following written on it: “On May 1, 1863, Peace Democratic Party leader Clement L. Vallandigham spoke to 10,000...
MANSFIELD - On Friday at 2:32 p.m. the Richland County Sheriff's Office received the report of a deceased white male in a creek located in the 2000 block of Eckert Rd. Perry Township. Responding...
COLUMBUS - Beginning Saturday, all local calls made within the Ohio 740 area code must be placed using the 10 or 11 digit telephone number (area code plus the seven-digit telephone number or 1+area...
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