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Gulf Power customers could get break on bills

By Jim Saunders, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Hundreds of thousands of Northwest Florida residents and businesses could get a break on their…

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Community Health Northwest Florida, Ascension Sacred Heart open third drive-thru testing site

As NorthEscambia.com reported this weekend: Escambia County, Community Health Northwest Florida and Ascension Sacred Heart have partnered to open a drive-through COVID-19 testing site at…

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COVID-19: More cases, Pensacola firefighter among them, one death in Okaloosa

From DOH: Today, as of 11 a.m., there are 5,473 total Florida cases. While Florida’s testing has increased over the past week, the percent of…

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Whisper campaign to smear hospital execs has begun

There is a whisper campaign inside the Escambia County administration to smear the heads of Baptist Health Care and Ascension Sacred Heart as the Board…

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Santa Rosa County has second COVID-19 death

  DOH reported Sunday night that the state’s total COVID-19 cases is 912, a 22.6% increase since Saturday.  Escambia County added 8 case, 29.6% jump;…

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Breaking news: ECSO has first positive COVID-19 case

Inweekly spoke with Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan tonight. The sheriff said his agency learned of its first positive COVID-19 test result today. The employee…

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Governor bans reporter from presser

Gov. Ron DeSantis has blocked a reporter from the state’s largest newspapers from his press conferences. Mary Ellen Klas, who serves as the Miami Herald’s…

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COVID-19: noon update

As of 11 a.m. EDT, DOH reported Florida had 4,246 positive cases – up 208 from late Saturday’s report. Escambia County: 28, up 1; Okaloosa…

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COVID-19: Mid-morning update

From Mayor Grover Robinson: “So much for good news. I did get a text this morning saying a number of positives came in. We now…

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