Zanesville

A monkey that may have a virus dangerous to humans was the last animal that Muskingum County authorities were searching for. Forty-nine exotic animals have been already killed after they were set free from a wild-animal preserve by their owner. Deputies continued their armed search for the monkey in the pouring rain as daylight hours […]

Schools closed and motorists were warned to stay in their vehicles as officers with assault rifles patrolled a rural area in eastern Ohio Wednesday, a day after police killed dozens of escaped animals from a wild-animal preserve, where the owner was found dead. As authorities warned that more animals still were on the loose, three […]