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    John McLeod, ocala news, election 2016, ocala city council, corruption

    Alleged ethics violation allegations against city councilman John M. McLeod

    // Ocala, Florida -- Ocala Post is currently investing city councilman John M. McLeod, after receiving information that suggests he failed to...
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    MCFR fire chief candidate accused of harassment against women and lack of higher education

    // Ocala, Florida -- On August 26, acting County Administrator Mounir Bouyounes selected Deputy Fire Chief Paul Nevels as the candidate...
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    To the Editor: Citizens & commissioners show little support for public safety

    // Ocala, Florida -- It was a little disheartening to see all the Marion County citizens rally for the Confederate flag...
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    Commissioners look toward sales tax increase for public safety

    Ocala, Florida -- Marion County Commissioners unanimously agreed last Tuesday to schedule a workshop to discuss placing a one cent sales tax increase on...
    mcfr, ocala news, firefighters, marion county news

    Labor leaders dislike county contract for firefighters, paramedics, and EMTs

      Ocala, Florida -- On July 10, the Marion County Board of County Commissioners offered a contract to firefighters and paramedics that provided wage increases of...
    Interim Marion County Administrator Bill Kauffman , ocal anews, marion ocunty BOCC, fire chief

    Interim Marion County Administrator Bill Kauffman resigns

    // Ocala, Florida -- On Friday, the Marion County Board of County Commissioners said that Interim Marion County Administrator Bill Kauffman...
    confederate flag, ocala news, marion county news, southern pride, florida, southern heritage

    Protesters say Confederate flag at Marion County complex “fell” down

    // Ocala, Florida -- Saturday, an Ocala man who was at the anti-Confederate flag protest at the McPherson Governmental Complex, removed...
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    Confederate flag flies at Marion County McPherson Governmental Complex

    //   Ocala, Florida -- On Tuesday, Marion County Commissioners voted unanimously to fly the third national Confederate flag, which had been...
    ocala news, firefighters, marion ocunty news, corruption, MCFR, marion county fire rescue

    Firefighter exodus continues with stalled negotiations; county may reduce requirements for Fire Chief

    // Ocala, Florida  -- Marion County firefighters are still waiting to hear back from county officials on their contract as the...
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    Marion County removed Confederate flag; southern pride rises over weekend

      Ocala, Florida -- The third national Confederate flag, which was on display at the Fallen Officers Memorial in front of the McPherson Governmental Complex,...
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    Marion County Noise Ordinance will now be enforced

    // Marion County -- Press Release -- The Marion County Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday, June 16, adopted an ordinance...
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    Dr. Asad Qamar; accusations of fraud, bribery, and illegal political donations

    // Ocala, Florida -- Florida cardiologist Dr. Asad Qamar could be forced to close the doors to his physician group, the...
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    Florida Association of Counties provided misleading data for MCFR and EMS

    // Ocala, Florida -- A report recently issued by the Florida Association of Counties (FAC), claimed that Marion County is among...
    Fire Chief M. Stuart McElhaney, ocala news, marion county, fire chief, firefighters

    Marion County Fire Rescue fire chief announces retirement

    // Ocala, Florida -- First on Ocala Post -- Marion County Fire Rescue fire chief M. Stuart McElhaney announced today that...
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    Big win for citizens: Staffing back at fire station 21, but not out of...

    // Marion County -- Staffing levels at Marion County Fire Rescue station 21 are to return to normal on May 16 after...
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    More Marion County Fire Rescue employees resign

    // Marion County -- Tuesday, at a Marion County Board of County Commissioners meeting, it was announced that Marion County Fire...
    ocala news, marion county news, ocala post, county commissioners, re-organization

    Re-organization of county administration derailed, for now

    // Ocala, Florida -- On Tuesday, the Marion County Board of County Commissioners would not support a motion to move forward...
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    Firefighters, EMTs, and residents get a slap in the face; you won’t believe why

    // Ocala, Florida -- This coming Tuesday, May 5, Marion County commissioners will vote to approve a complete re-organization of county...
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    Staffing shortages caused 3 ambulances to shut down Saturday

    // Marion County -- Persistent staffing shortages have been the cause for Marion County Fire Rescue to shut down ambulances over...
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    To the Editor: This is a life and death decision for us

    // I recently read an article about many positive efforts to improve the economy of Marion County. I also read, and...