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    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...
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    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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    Iranian Students Arrested For Happy Video;Freed

    // Pharrell Williams' video "Happy" by six Iranian students Iran -- Six students who were arrested in Iran for dancing in...
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    Dont Tread On Me flag making waves in Ocala

      Ocala, Florida — Keith Greenberg, the owner of Gear Barrel, recently relocated to Ocala, Florida from Chicago. He opened his business within the city...
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    FSBA filing lawsuit to remove Step Up For Students

      The Florida School Board Association, an organization that calls themselves the voice of education, is filing a lawsuit today, that if won, would shut...
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    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...

    Many turn to Facebook, refer to Ocasio-Cortez as a child

    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, (D) New York., arrived on Capitol Hill for freshman orientation Tuesday, not to speak with the office of House Minority Leader Nancy...
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    Grinch Governor Chafee Allows Christmas Tree

      Rhode Island -- Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee released statement Monday December 2, 2013 announcing that the tree at the State House will be...
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    To the Editor: Senator Don Gaetz says marijuana ingredient will help kids

      Over the past few weeks, I have listened to a growing number of Northwest Floridians who have strong opinions about the medical use of...
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    Donald Trump to visit Ocala, tickets available

    Ocala, Florida -- Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump plans to visit Ocala. According to Southeastern Livestock Pavilion manager, Denise Alexander, Trump is scheduled to be...
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    COPS grants to fund 215 law enforcement agencies

    // Attorney General Eric Holder and Director Ron Davis of the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) today announced the...
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    Democratic presidential candidates attack gun rights, blame President Trump for El Paso shooting

    By Rebecca Long/The Daily Lash On MSNBC, Democratic presidential candidates Beto O'Rourke, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker,  and Sen. Kamala Devi Harris blatantly blamed President Donald Trump for...
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    National Action Network takes aim at your right to keep and bear arms

      Florida -- Is Florida under attack?  Many Floridians say yes, as many organizations refer to Florida as the wild west. This includes many LGBTQ organizations. The...
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    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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    Election day is here, 2014

    // Now, at last, America gets to decide. Millions of people are casting votes nationwide in an election that could hand Republicans...
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    Transgender bathroom ban passes 4-1

    // Ocala, Florida -- The resolution to ban transgender bathrooms in Marion County schools has been officially adopted. During a Tuesday...
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    MCSO: Monumental change within the sheriff’s office

    Ocala, Florida — In light of recent terrorist attacks, increased chatter, and intelligence about "lone-wolf" terrorists — both foreign and domestic — the Marion...
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    Sheriff Chris Blair Said, “Again I will say, medical use of marijuana for serious...

    // Ocala, Florida -- Sheriff's across Florida are gearing up for a campaign called "Don't Let Florida Go To Pot," a...

    Atheists complain about today’s prayer vigil

        Ocala, Florida -- Today's Community Prayer Vigil, that the Ocala Police Department is urging citizens to support, has atheists upset. This is a community vigil,...