65.6 F
Crystal River
Monday, January 25, 2021
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National Weather Service Special Weather Statement

Sunday night there is a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind...
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One killed, three others critically injured in crash

Crystal River -- One person was killed and three others were critically injured Sunday following a multi-vehicle crash. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a...

Seven Rivers alumnus killed in crash, two others seriously injured

A Seven Rivers Christian School alumnus and a former student were involved in a crash Friday in Alachua County. The Florida Highway Patrol said that...
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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...
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Pedestrian hit by car, killed

Crystal River, Florida -- State Road 44 was closed for several hours Monday as the Florida Highway Patrol investigated a vehicle-vs-pedestrian crash. The incident occurred...

Man severely beat infant to death, arrested

Inverness, Florida -- An Inverness man has been arrested following an almost 9-month- long investigation into the death of a 3-month-old baby. On January 7,...
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Florida mother beat 3-month-old to death

Citrus County, Florida -- Friday, Citrus County Sheriff's Office detectives with the Special Victims Unit arrested 36-year-old Jessica Figueroa of Merritt Island for the...

Sweetest Day speed dating event coming soon

Are you a single person looking to meet a friend, maybe find love? The Riviera Mexican Restaurant & Cantina, located at, 1935 SE US Highway...
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Drive-by shooting suspect arrested, charged with attempted murder

Citrus County, Florida -- On September 28, 2020, Citrus County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) deputies were dispatched to a residence in Inverness regarding a drive-by...
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Two Florida car thieves arrested after stealing car from motel

Florida -- Two car thieves are behind bars after they were arrested for stealing a car from the Microtel Inn & Suites, located at...