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    Upcoming traffic delays

    Be advised that Marion County residents traveling West Highway 316 will experience temporary lane closures between the intersections of North Highway 329 and Northwest...
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    HEALTH ALERT: Hepatitis A vaccination recommended after Zaxby’s worker tested positive

    Ocala, Florida -- The Florida Department of Health in Marion County has identified a case of hepatitis A in a food service worker in Ocala....
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    Burgers, flies, and more…McDonald’s forced to close

    McDonald's, located at 3595 West Silver Springs Boulevard Ocala, was immediately shut down after an emergency order was issued on May 23, following a...
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    Charges dropped for man dubbed as tattoo face

    Ocala, Florida -- The charges were dropped for a real piece of...art, who was charged in May with Aggravated Battery by a Person in...
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    Two teens injured in shooting

    Two boys -- ages 16 and 17 -- were shot Tuesday night after someone fired several shots through the front of the mobile home...
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    Side of roach with your donut?

    Dunkin' Donuts, located at 3622 West Silver Springs Boulevard Ocala, was immediately shut down after an emergency order was issued on May 23, following...
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    Popular seafood restaurant temporarily closed following consumer complaint

    Ocala — Sam’s St Johns Seafood #3, located at 7119 N. U.S. Highway 441, Ocala, was immediately shut down after an emergency order was...
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    Owner of restaurant is one of nine men arrested in human trafficking case

    A two-year long investigation into a Human Trafficking case originating in Hernando County has resulted in the arrest of nine individuals statewide. Two of the...
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    Woman who smiled for her booking photo, sentenced

    Ocala, Florida -- A woman who smiled for her booking photo following her May 10, 2018, DUI arrest was sentenced Thursday to 11 years...
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    Body discovered at horse farm

    Marion County -- Law enforcement officials responded to the Classic Mile Park Training Center, located at 13750 West Highway 40, Ocala after an employee...
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    Shooting ruled as murder-suicide

    Dunnellon -- The identities of a male and female who were involved in a murder-suicide have been identified as Shawn Aldridge, 30, and Rebecca Ann Wetherell...
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    Charlie Horse Restaurant shut down for roach infestation

    Ocala -- Charlie Horse Restaurant & Lounge, located at 2426 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, was immediately shut down after an emergency order was...
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    Bill to legalize recreational marijuana

    Last week, Rep. Carlos Guillermo-Smith, co-sponsored legislation (HB1117) in the Florida House to legalize recreational marijuana in the state.  Rep. Michael Grieco, D-Miami Beach joined...
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    Man charged with capital sexual battery on 5-year-old

    A 49-year-old Ocala man is being held without bail after being charged with Capital Sexual Battery-Domestic on a 5-year-old girl. On February 18, authorities received...
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    Marion County Fire Rescue opens hiring for Single-Certified Paramedics & EMTs

    Marion County Fire Rescue has opened hiring for Single-Certified Paramedics and Emergency Medical Technicians interested in joining their ranks. The positions work a 24 hours...
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    OPD needs your help identifying these criminals

    The Ocala Police Department is asking for the public’s help with identifying several theft suspects. Do you recognize anyone in these photos? If you have information...
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    Food court restaurant had hundreds of rodent droppings

    A Chinese restaurant, Mandarin Express, located at 3100 College Road, Ocala (inside the Paddock Mall), was closed down due to hundreds of rodent droppings...
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    Man threatens woman, puts gun to her head

    An Ocala man was arrested Tuesday following an altercation with his girlfriend. Authorities say that 21-year-old Ceasar Davila repeatedly choked his girlfriend and put a...
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    Trinity Catholic High School Carnival, coupons available

      Ocala -- Trinity Catholic High School will host its annual Winter Carnival from February 21 to February 24 on the school grounds, located at...

    Live roaches found, emergency shutdown order issued

    Umatilla -- River's Edge Bar & Grill, located at 19400 SE CR 42, Umatilla, was immediately shut down after an emergency order was issued...