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KCSO searching for stolen ATV's
Tuesday, September 2nd 2014 12:07
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Sheriff's Office is looking for two Polaris ATVs that were reported stolen over the weekend. On Saturday, August 30, a 2012 Polaris Ranger was reported stolen in the...
MOUNT VERNON – The Knox County Chamber of Commerce will host a Mental Health First Aid information session at the Chamber office Tuesday, September 23rd at Noon. Guest speaker Kay Spergel,...
CENTERBURG--The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a fatal crash involving one vehicle. The crash occurred at 6:25 p.m. Saturday night in Knox County on State Route 657 near...
MOUNT VERNON - If you are interested in learning how to do simple canning to preserve your summer vegetables, stop by Wednesday’s (9/3) farmer’s market at the Knox County Health Department from 5-7...
COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich and Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor issued a resolution recognizing September 1, 2014 as Labor Day and encouraged all Ohioans to join in recognizing the...
CLEVELAND - It’s not available to the public just yet, but it’s already being called a potential “game-changer” for people living with chronic heart failure. It’s a pill that may not only help them...
Dan Emmett Festival survey deadline extended
Monday, September 1st 2014 09:08
    MOUNT VERNON –  While the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival Board and Operations Committee perceived the 2014 event as a great success, they would like to hear your thoughts, suggestions, and ideas...
Rubber ducks to take over Kokosing River
Monday, September 1st 2014 08:02
MOUNT VERNON – The Heritage Centre Association’s fourth annual Rubber Duck River Race fundraiser will take place during First Friday, Sept. 5, at the Kokosing River/viaduct. The rubber ducks will...
MOUNT VERNON - The Heritage Centre Association’s (HCA) September First Friday will be held Friday, Sept. 5, from 6-9 p.m., in downtown Mount Vernon. Sponsored by Central Ohio Technical College, Kenyon...
2014 Recycling Extravaganza set for September 13th
Monday, September 1st 2014 07:21
Submitted by Linda Montgomery     MOUNT VERNON - Rid your home of toxic waste, unwanted televisions and computers, mosquito-enticing scrap tires, fluorescent light bulbs and small household electronics...
  COLUMBUS– Labor Day may not be cause for celebration for some: Swimming pools close, summer vacations end and schools return to session. But for the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), Labor...
  MOUNT VERNON - In the past week the Knox County Sheriff’s Office has taken several reports concerning fraudulent tax returns that have been filed with the state of Ohio. Sheriff David Shaffer says...
MOUNT VERNON - Ohio-based Covelli Enterprises, the largest franchisee of Panera Bread, donated $1,000 to The Foundation for Knox Community Hospital this morning as part of the official ribbon...
MVPD reports August 29th, 2014
Friday, August 29th 2014 11:27
Traffic Citations: Dennis George, 54, of Howard was cited at 8:45 a.m. on Thursday for failing to assure a clear driving-distance ahead. Patricia Floyd, 67, of Dover was cited just before 10:30...
MVPD reports August 28, 2014
Friday, August 29th 2014 08:05
Arrests and Charges: Robert Edward, 34, of Gambier was arrested at 1:10 a.m. on Tuesday for possession of drug abuse instruments during a traffic stop. Khara Chrysler, 34, of Newark was also...
WESTERVILLE - Today the Mount Vernon JV golf team participated in their first 9 hole match against Olentangy Orange. The team played at the Lakes. The course played very tough and the greens were...
MVPD reports August 28, 2014
Thursday, August 28th 2014 11:52
Incidents: On Wednesday morning a resident of Wildwood Lane East reported a window on their 2006 Ford vehicle was broken and a purse taken between 11 p.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. Wednesday. Also taken...
GAMBIER – On Thursday, September 4, Kenyon professors and a local hospital professional will present a panel discussion about the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa at 11:10 a.m. in the Higley...
Freedom Center dedicates new Serenity Garden
Wednesday, August 27th 2014 12:11
by Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com editor   MOUNT VERNON - The rock in the center of the new Serenity Garden at the Freedom Center on East Gambier Street holds a plaque saying, "Serenity Garden, dedicated to...
MOUNT VERNON - On Friday evening Knox County Sheriff’s Office Deputies and Detectives teamed up with officers from the Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task force to conduct enhanced traffic...
Republican Women to meet September 11
Tuesday, August 26th 2014 21:31
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Republican Women’s Club will meet for lunch on Thursday, September 11th at 12:00 at The Alcove Restaurant.  The lunch menu will include lasagna, tossed salad, rolls...
MANSFIELD - Troopers from the Mansfield Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred this morning at 7:30 on State Route 13 south of Bellville. Mansfield Post...
By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter MOUNT VERNON — In a Parks and Lands Committee meeting Monday evening, City Council members discussed ownership of the Mulberry Street parking lot that runs...
MOUNT VERNON - 7th District U.S. Congressman Bob Gibbs is on his summer break from Washington and talked with KnoxPages.com on Monday about several issues. Gibbs represents Knox and several other...
COLUMBUS - Saturday’s OSU Buckeye season opener versus Navy will air locally on the CBS Sports Network, not WBNS-10TV, as the station does not have the broadcast rights. The game, airing at noon,...
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