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    Ocala business owner files lawsuit against the City of Ocala over “unlawful mask ordinance”

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    An Ocala business owner, who is also an attorney, filed a lawsuit against the City of Ocala Thursday for both a declaratory judgment and...
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    Councilman-elect Tyrone Oliver hires attorney following Ocala City Council fallout

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    Ocala -- The Ocala City Council District 2 seat came open in December after councilman-elect, Tyrone Oliver, 63, was disqualified for a felony charge...
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    Kent Guinn will remain the mayor

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    Ocala, Florida -- Kent Guinn, who has been the mayor since 2011, will remain the mayor in Ocala after winning the re-election  Tuesday night. Barbara...
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    MCFR fire chief candidate accused of harassment against women and lack of higher education

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

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    // Ocala, Florida -- It was a little disheartening to see all the Marion County citizens rally for the Confederate flag recently.  Not...
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    Commissioners look toward sales tax increase for public safety

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    Ocala, Florida -- Marion County Commissioners unanimously agreed last Tuesday to schedule a workshop to discuss placing a one cent sales tax increase on...
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    Labor leaders dislike county contract for firefighters, paramedics, and EMTs

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      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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    Interim Marion County Administrator Bill Kauffman resigns

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    // Ocala, Florida -- On Friday, the Marion County Board of County Commissioners said that Interim Marion County Administrator Bill Kauffman is heading...
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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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    Marion County Noise Ordinance will now be enforced

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    // Marion County -- Press Release -- The Marion County Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday, June 16, adopted an ordinance that will...
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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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    Florida Association of Counties provided misleading data for MCFR and EMS

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    // Ocala, Florida -- A report recently issued by the Florida Association of Counties (FAC), claimed that Marion County is among the top...
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    Marion County Fire Rescue fire chief announces retirement

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

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

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    // Marion County -- Tuesday, at a Marion County Board of County Commissioners meeting, it was announced that Marion County Fire Rescue had...
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    Firefighters, EMTs, and residents get a slap in the face; you won’t believe why

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

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

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    // I recently read an article about many positive efforts to improve the economy of Marion County. I also read, and am experiencing,...
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    Fire crews had no choice; delayed response time to Monday’s tornado

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    // Ocala, Florida -- Marion County Fire Rescue specialty units had a delayed response to the EF-1 tornado that touched down Monday in...
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    Ocala pawn shop owner: SunTrust Bank closed account because we sell guns

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    // Ocala, Florida -- SunTrust Bank is taking heavy fire after they sent out letters to some of its business customers telling them...