Joshua Morrison/News Sunday started with a vibrant sunrise at Ariel-Foundation Park. With temperatures expected to be mild for January, you can still make it out to the park and enjoy the walking trails. The gates are closed to motor vehicles, but you can park at the event center and the clock house. Temperatures this week are expected to be above average for January in Ohio.

Celebrate Oktoberfest at Ariel-Foundation Park

Head out to Ariel-Foundation Park on Saturday to celebrate and explore a variety of European cultures through music, dance performances and food at the International Festival, happening from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., and Oktoberfest, with concerts at 4 and 7:30 p.m.

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Joshua Morrison/News On Thursday morning, a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Wally Road. The Knox County portion of the road has always been gravel until this summer.

Goodbye gravel

The Wally Road paving project was hailed as a boost to tourism at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday.

comments | Top Story | October 13, 2017, 11:42 am |

 

 


Virgil Shipley/News Mount Vernon water/wastewater employees discovered half of a concrete block in a 10-inch sewer line in front of Super 8 Motel, Coshocton Avenue, on Wednesday. A clog was reported when sewage was seen spewing several inches high out of the street sewer cover. A jet of water into the line cleared the stoppage.

Sewer blockage

Mount Vernon water/wastewater employees discovered half of a concrete block in a 10-inch sewer line in front of Super 8 Motel, Coshocton Avenue, on Wednesday.

comments | Photo | October 12, 2017, 8:00 pm |