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    Major controversy after police pulled over a firefighter

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    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania -- A major fire is raging after police in Pennsylvania conducted a traffic stop on a man who claimed to be a...
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    To the Editor: Clean-up good ol’ boy practices and wink-and-nudge government

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    // Dear Neighbor, In September when a group of Okaloosa County elected officials met with over 200 citizens in an “Accountability Okaloosa” town hall...

    Ex-employees come forward & inspection described as laughable after eagle poisoning

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    // Correction: A previous version of this article stated "the animal shelter euthanizes anything under three pounds," when it is actually two pounds....
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    Man faces attempted murder charges after allegedly shooting at SWAT

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    // Williston, Florida -- Readers are urged to read the update on this story at http://bit.ly/1Rfg5em. Dustin Heathman, 35, will face ten (10) counts of...
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    Ofab Inc. CEO speaks out about the removal of crime prevention kiosks

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    Ocala, Florida -- Following the July 17 removal of 147 crime prevention kiosks around Marion County, Ofab Inc. CEO, Lawrence R. Amyotte, spoke out...
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    OPD officer who fired 23 rounds into an occupied vehicle, fired

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    // Orlando, Florida -- The Orlando Police department has fired one of its officers after an internal investigation revealed he violated department policy...
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    Alleged ethics violation allegations against city councilman John M. McLeod

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    // Ocala, Florida -- Ocala Post is currently investing city councilman John M. McLeod, after receiving information that suggests he failed to list all...
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    Entire county board arrested following citizens arrest by 2 military veterans

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    Clark County, Illinois -- Sometimes citizens can be so frustrated with county board members they wish someone could just place them under arrest. Well,...
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    Bald eagles allegedly poisoned after eating euthanized animals dumped at Marion County Baseline Landfill

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      Ocala, Florida —The bald eagle—the symbol of our nation—which is protected under the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act, faces a new threat in...
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    Marion County Fire Rescue shuts down 2 squads

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    // Ocala, Florida -- What has to happen before the Marion County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) realizes that public safety should be...
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    Former Sheriff’s kiosk program under investigation, removed from businesses

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      UPDATE: Ofab Inc. CEO speaks out about the removal of the crime prevention kiosks Marion County - The kiosk program, which was created by former Sheriff...
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    Corruption in the City of Waldo exposed

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      Waldo, Florida -- Many have heard the shocking stories about a little Florida town named Waldo -- also known as America's Worst Speed Trap. Over...
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    Questions loom over fire fatality in Hog Valley

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    // Marion County -- It has been nearly one month since a mobile home fire claimed the life of 9-year-old James Atkinson Jr.,...
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    County commissioners looking at privatizing part of Fire Rescue

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    // Ocala, Florida -- In an e-mail to county commissioners and Marion County Fire Rescue employees, fire chief and assistant county administrator Stuart...
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    Marion County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit Interdiction Commander suspended

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    // Ocala, Florida -- The Marion County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that K-9 Unit Interdiction Commander, Sergeant Jeremie Nix, was suspended with pay...
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    Marion County Fire Rescue & Marion County Sheriff’s Office, railroaded by county leaders

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      Ocala, Florida -- The Marion County Board of County Commissioners once again gave Marion County Sheriff, Chris Blair, an ultimatum in reducing his budget...
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    Dr. Asad Qamar; accusations of fraud, bribery, and illegal political donations

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    // Ocala, Florida -- Florida cardiologist Dr. Asad Qamar could be forced to close the doors to his physician group, the Institute for...
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    Firefighter exodus continues with stalled negotiations; county may reduce requirements for Fire Chief

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    // Ocala, Florida  -- Marion County firefighters are still waiting to hear back from county officials on their contract as the exodus of...
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    Police officer arrested for unprotected sex while HIV positive

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      West Palm Beach, Florida -- Palm Beach County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested Greenacres Police Officer, Ervans Saintclair, 37, for intentionally having unprotected sex with...
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    Marion County Sheriff Chris Blair indicted by grand jury

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    OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE - On Friday, May 20, 2016, the State Attorney’s Office for the Fifth Judicial District indicted Sheriff Chris Blair for two...