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  1. OSHA fines Duke Energy $90,000 in employee's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | WFTV Orlando

    ... with OSHA officials. Duke Energy spokeswoman Valerie Patterson says the company is evaluating the citation. Marion County authorities said Dasher was working at a Reddick substation when he came into contact with a live test line. Channel 9 ...

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  2. Coqui RadioPharmaceuticals will be partnering with the University of Florida.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Florida Trend

    ... Plum Creek; Carmen Bigles; W. Kent Fuchs; FedEx; Kevin Sheilley , president and CEO of the Ocala/Marion County Chamber & Economic Partnership; Custom Window Systems; Mollie and Randy Coates; Coates Golf; Pam Whittle , president and CEO of the North ...

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  3. Disappearance leads to murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | News 4 Jax

    CHANNEL 4, THE LOCAL STATION. TARIK: THANKS, FRANCESCA AMIKER. A GRAND JURY INDICTED A MARION COUNTY MAN ON A FIRST DEGREE MURDER CARRIAGE IN THE DEATH OF A MAN WHO LIVED IN PUTNAM COUNTY.

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  4. Family reacts to murder indictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | News 4 Jax

    VIDEO: A grand jury in Marion County indicted 53-year-old Richard Gertler following a lengthy investigation of the disappearance of Floyd "Andy" Parrish. FRANCESCA AMIKER, HOLE LOCAL.

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  5. Winn-Dixie manager steals from customer, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WESH-TV

    A Winn-Dixie manager is accused of stealing gift cards from a customer's lost wallet, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office. Michelle Meredith has the story.

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  6. Driver suspected in fatal hit-and-run has long record of driving citationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    John Owen Kiley, 24, of Fruitland Park has been cited 10 times for moving violations since 2006, including careless driving and seven times for speeding, once in a work zone, court records in Lake and Marion counties show. Most of the tickets were written by Fruitland Park or Leesburg police.

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  7. New trial begins for teen accused in murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Click Orlando

    IT IS NOT KNOWN HOW THE VICTIM IN THAT HOSPITAL ARE DOING. IN JUST HOURS, A MARION COUNTY TEENAGER AT THE CENTER OF A BRU BRUTAL MURDER INVESTIGATION WILL START HER NEW TRIAL.

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  8. MEMORANDUM: Flags at Half-Staff for Officer Jared ForsythRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Capital Soup

    TO: Kent Guinn, Mayor of Ocala Bill Kauffman, Interim County Administrator for Marion County Chief Greg Graham, Police Chief, Ocala Police Department I am deeply saddened by the loss of Officer Jared Forsyth of the Ocala Police Department. Officer Forsyth lost his life on Monday, April 6, 2015, when he was fatally shot in the line of duty during a training exercise.

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  9. Fort King Heritage Association, Inc. Plans To Bring History To LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    On a hilltop about 3.5 miles from Silver Springs, Fort King once served as a buffer between settlers moving to the territory of Florida and the Native Americans who called the land their home. The Fort King Heritage Association, Inc. is moving forward with initiatives to bring history to life for Ocala locals and visitors through a partnership with the city of Ocala and the Marion County commissioners, said Morrey Deen, member of the Fort King Heritage Association Inc. board of directors.

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  10. Marion County buys back nearly 300 firearmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The Gainesville Sun reports that the county held its first buyback day on Saturday. Sheriff's officials distributed $14,050 in $50 Wal-Mart gift cards to residents who exchanged guns for the cards.

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  11. Jacksonville-bound train hits, kills womanRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WTLV

    The Marion County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying a woman hit by a Jacksonville-bound train early Wednesday. Jacksonville-bound train hits, kills woman MARION COUNTY, Fla.

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  12. Taylor Chapman: Dunkin' Donuts Ranter Has Mental IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... Chapman, her fiancA , her friends, a former roommate, and public records. In 2011, she was arrested in Marion County under the Baker Act after exhibiting multiple personalities, according to police records. "I was first diagnosed when I was 7," ...

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  13. Kidnap victim calls 911 from car trunkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | WWLP

    A Marion County, Florida man and woman face several charges after deputies said they tied up a woman and forced her inside a car trunk. According to authorities, the incident began when all three people were in a car along a dirt road shortly after midnight Sunday.

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  14. SO: Robert Wilson shot to death in Silver Springs ShoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WESH-TV

    A man was shot to death in a home invasion early Wednesday morning, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office. Greg Fox ( @ CLERMONT.

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  15. Marion County bottled water company acquires S.C. companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Florida Trend

    Silver Springs Bottled Water Company headquartered in Marion County, Florida, announced on Wednesday it is acquiring Hickory Springs Bottling located outside of Elloree, South Carolina. The company will add new high-speed bottling equipment and expects to create 37 jobs in the next five years.

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  16. Marion County bottled water company acquires S.C. company creating 37 jobs in next five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Florida company is buying a water bottling company in Calhoun County, investing $16 million and creating almost 40 new jobs. Silver Springs Bottled Water Company headquartered in Marion County, Florida, announced on Wednesday it is acquiring Hickory Springs Bottling located outside of Elloree, South Carolina.

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  17. 40 New Jobs Coming to Calhoun County PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... investing $16 million and creating almost 40 new jobs. Silver Springs Bottled Water Company headquartered in Marion County, Florida, announced on Wednesday it is acquiring Hickory Springs Bottling located outside of Elloree, South Carolina. The ...

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  18. SO: Man, 30, shot to death in Marion County home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WESH-TV

    A man was shot to death in a home invasion early Wednesday morning, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said they found Robert Wilson, 30, dead from multiple gunshot wounds at the home on Southeast 88th Place in Silver Springs Shores around 1 a.m. after receiving a 911 call about a shooting.

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  19. Man shot to death in Marion County home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Click Orlando

    The fatal shooting happened around 1 a.m. at a home in the 8800 block of Southeast 88th Place in Silver Springs Shores. According to the Marion County Sheriff's Office, deputies received a call about a shooting and found Robert Wilson dead from apparent gunshot wounds.

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  20. Pilot Survives Crash into Florida Home, BackyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Patch.com

    ... to media. Pilot Joe Rondel Smith was the only person on board. He was taken to Ocala Regional Hospital in Marion County where he was listed in stable condition, the agency announced Tuesday morning. Jennifer Hoar and her daughter were playing a game ...

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