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Crystal River
Tuesday, February 27, 2024
crystal river fireworks, citrus gazette, 4th of July

Do not call 911 to report people setting off fireworks, not an emergency and...

Most all police departments across Florida will not enforce local ordinances regarding noise or related violations involving fireworks due to Senate Bill 140, which...
10-digit dialing, citrus gazette, citrus county news

10-digit dialing now required, businesses also affected

As of October 24, callers in 82 area codes across 35 states and one U.S. territory are required to use their three-digit area code...

275 plants seized, Clay Electric employees snitched on marijuana growers

Florida -- Clay Electric employees reported suspicious activity to law enforcement officials after they noticed irregularities in the electricity being used at a home...
citrus gazette, fsa, desantis

DeSantis says students can say goodbye to FSA testing

Governor Ron DeSantis has announced that they are crafting legislation for the upcoming legislative session to do away with the Florida Standards Assessment (FSA). During...
vaccine, citrus gazette, citrus county news

If a business asks to see proof of vaccine they will be fined $5,000

Florida - In May, Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill into law banning businesses, governments, and schools from requiring “vaccine passports,” or proof that...
citrus gazette, ocala news

Florida man faces multiple felonies, in possession of obscene material

A Florida man was arrested Tuesday after an investigation determined that he was in possession of child pornography. According to reports, Marion County Sheriff's Office...
citrus gazette, fishing

FWC announces 2021-2022 High School Fishing Program curriculum and grant funding

Florida -- The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) 2021-2022 High School Fishing Program offers high school fishing clubs or teams the opportunity...

Suspect in the murder of University of Miami football player, Bryan Pata, arrested

Florida -- The U.S. Marshals-led Florida/Caribbean Regional Fugitive Task Force (FCRFTF), working with the Miami-Dade Police Department, on Thursday arrested Rashaun Jones, 35, and...
red tide, citrus gazette, citrus county news, crystal river news

Red tide updates, Piney Point clean-up efforts, mandatory catch-and-release

While red tide occurs in Florida nearly every year, researchers say this is the largest bloom that has occurred in the last 50 years. "The...

Tropical Storm Elsa update as of 2 p.m, hurricane warning in place

A Hurricane Warning means hurricane-force winds are expected somewhere within this area within the next 36 hours * LOCATIONS AFFECTED - Crystal River ...