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Firefighter arrested, charged with manslaughter in death of two-month-old

On Tuesday, May 12, 2020, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office, following a year-long investigation, arrested 33-year-old firefighter Jose Dorta III on charges of aggravated...
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Fort Island Gulf Beach and Hernando Park remain closed

Citrus County officials announced Tuesday that Fort Island Gulf Beach and Hernando Park would remain closed until water-quality tests come back from the lab. Water...
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Citrus County updates on COVID-19 and antibody tests

As of May 4, the Florida Department of Health in Citrus County (DOH-Citrus) has expanded its testing for COVID-19 to get a clearer picture...
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Skeletal human remains located near West Riverbend Road, Crystal River

Crystal River --  On Sunday, April 26, 2020, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office was notified by a landowner, who was surveying his property, that...

Severe weather alert for parts of Florida, tornado watch underway

  The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northeast Florida, with a chance to reach Central Florida. Article continued below For Citrus County...
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Citrus County Class of 2020 graduation plans in the works

Citrus County School District Superintendent Sandra “Sam” Himmel said the school board is working on a plan for Class of 220 graduates to celebrate...
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Bicyclist on US-19 struck by truck mirror, killed

A bicyclist was killed Tuesday after being struck by a truck. Troopers say a 2017 Dodge Ram, driven by Sarah Fogel, 35, was traveling southbound...
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COVID-19 cases in Citrus County by area

Citrus County -- This is the Wednesday, April 22, 2020, COVID-19 update for Citrus County. According to health officials, Citrus County has a total of...
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Dunnellon landlord attacked during attempted eviction

A Dunnellon woman was arrested and charged with Aggravated Battery Sunday after she cut a man during an argument. A Citrus County Sheriff’s Office deputy...
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11-year-old Citrus County boy struck by boat propeller

An 11-year-old Citrus County boy was airlifted to Saint Joseph Hospital in Tampa on Sunday after being struck by a boat propeller on Lake...