Posted in Environment State & National News

Wildlife reserve created around NAS Pensacola, other NWFL bases

Sentinel Landscapes Partnership, comprised of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Department of Defense (DoD), and the Department of Interior (DOI), announced the designation…

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Posted in Education State & National News

DeSantis orders flags flown at half-staff, remembering Parkland victims

From the Governor’s Office: On February 14, 2018, the 17 innocent lives of Alyssa Alhadeff, Scott Beigel, Martin Duque Anguiano, Nicholas Dworet, Aaron Feis, Jaime…

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Posted in Business State & National News

LPR wins appeal, case against those who fund terrorism moves forward (podcast added)

The Levin Papantonio Rafferty law firm won a huge victory this week when a U.S. Court of Appeals overturned a trial court’s dismissal of Atchley…

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Posted in Health State & National News

Ladapo says he can’t communicate ‘clearly’ with mask

By Jim Turner,The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Florida Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo on Tuesday defended his decision not to wear a mask when…

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Posted in State & National News

No Florida election audit

Florida does not plan to review the 2020 election, Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday during an appearance in St. Pete Beach. “What we do in…

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Milton cuts taxes for 2022

Press release: With the adoption of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 budget at a special meeting of the Milton City Council on September 28, 2021,…

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DeSantis appoints Keefe Public Safety Czar

The former U.S. Attorney for our district, Larry Keefe, has been appointed the state’s Public Safety Czar. Today, Governor DeSantis issued Executive Order 21-223 to…

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Minimum wage hike, vaping changes take effect

By Jim Turner, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Minimum wage workers in Florida will get a voter-approved pay boost this week, while about…

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Real News podcast: Salzman on House committees

I interviewed State Rep. Michelle Salzman today on NewsTalk 1370. We discussed Gov. DeSantis’ proposal to get rid of the year-end assessments in our public…

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