Monday, November 30th, 2015
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Z. Daniel Barnett

Z. Daniel Barnett

Z. Daniel Barnett joined the AVC News team in 2011, since which time he has strived to bring timely, impartial coverage to AVC's six stations each and every weekday morning.
Daniel delivered news of the infamous Zanesville exotic animal escape in October 2011 to listeners at home and "across the Pond" as a featured reporter on BBC's PM with Eddie Mair; covered the arrest and trials of "The Craigslist Killers," Brogan Rafferty and Richard Beasley; braved the elements to broadcast up-to-the-minute information during the severe summer storms of 2012; and followed the court proceedings of six suspects connected to the Coventry Estates double homicide of June 2012.
While at AVC, Daniel has also served as host/producer for Ohio Oil & Gas Today on Cambridge Community TV 2 and as moderator of the annual Meet the Candidates broadcast.
On a day-to-day basis, Daniel's reporting focus is on local crime, civic government, oil and gas news, and state politics.

Incumbents retain seats in Village of Caldwell, Noble Local sees new member

New mayors elected in St. Clairsville, Bridgeport and Martins Ferry

Switzerland of Ohio levy passes, village and township races deciced

Polls open until 7:30 p.m., election coverage begins at 8 p.m.

Paving completed, engineers waiting for asphalt to cure before proceeding with grooving/painting

Crews from AEP restored power to I-70/I-77 Industrial Park at around 12:30 p.m.

Area students invited to submit new name ideas by Dec. 1

Thailand's PTT Global Chemical may build $5.7 billion facility in Belmont County

ODJFS says Ohio's jobless rate was 4.5 percent in September

Investigators say meth distribution ring may have ties to New York, California

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