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Healthcare worker had severe reaction to COVID-19 vaccine, CDC knew about previous reactions

Doctors in Britain reported severe allergic reactions to the COVID-19 vaccine shortly after it had been administered. Britain health officials then notified the CDC. The CDC...


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HEALTH ALERT: Mosquito-borne disease activity has increased in Citrus County

Citrus County -- The Florida Department of Health in Citrus County (DOH-Citrus) today advised residents there has been an increase in mosquito-borne disease activity...

Duke Energy to build solar power plant in Citrus County, many residents upset

Duke Energy Florida (DEF) today announced the locations of its two newest solar power plants, which continue the expansion of its renewable generation portfolio. These...

Weird News

Man kills tiger, eats testicles

A man and two of his accomplices were arrested this week after authorities found the carcass of a dead tiger floating in the Ken...

Used condoms being repackaged, sold as new

It was a sticky situation when police in Vietnam said they found between 320,000 and 350,000 used condoms that had been collected to be...

Florida Fall recreational red snapper season in the Gulf

Florida -- The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announces a fall red snapper season for private recreational anglers and state for-hire operations...

Picking saw palmetto berries could get you arrested in Florida

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission wants to remind everyone that as the berries come to fruit to follow the laws of Florida. According...

Cops and Crime

Florida corrections officer sentenced, sexually abused young girl for years

Florida -- At approximately 9:18 p.m. on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) arrested 41-year-old Kenneth Slanker of Inverness, Florida. Slanker...

Teachers and Crime


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Teacher arrested for having sex with student

A former New Smyrna Beach High School teacher was arrested Thursday and charged with Unlawful Sexual Activity with a Minor. The student is a 16-year-old...