Don Keating of Newcomerstown recently began providing daily weather forecasts and weather summary videos to TuscoTV channel 1021 in New Philadelphia. The weather segment may be seen Monday through Friday on Spectrum Channel 1021 in Newcomerstown. Check local listings for the exact channel number.
Keating noted he had been in contact with the station on and off since as far back as January of 2011. In February of 2019 he once again contacted the station and had a productive conversation with their new CEO. He started providing the video forecasts to them on February 25th.
"Things are moving in a positive direction and I think additional projects may be on the drawing board in the near future," Keating said of his involvement with TuscoTV.
Currently Keating provides weather content five days a week for TuscoTV in New Philadelphia, CCSTV TV in Canton, WCTV TV in Wadsworth and Facebook page Zanesviral which deals with news, weather and sports information for the Zanesville and Muskingum County vicinity of Ohio. At present Keating estimates his potential viewing audience, including on Facebook, to be in the neighborhood of 100,000.