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FL Risks Backsliding on Children's Health Coverage

After Irma, Solar Power Helped Keep FL Shining

DeVos Avoids Visiting Public Schools in FL's Capital

Florida Set to Resume Executions: 1st White to be Executed for Killing a Black Man

Comment Period Ending for Offshore Drilling

Mental Health Experts: Punishment Not the Way to Stop Overdoses

Show Support for FL's Manatees & Sea Turtles, Stick on a Decal

Suwannee River Water Mngt Dist Appoints Hugh Thomas New Executive Director

In Florida, Hunger Doesn't Take a Summer Break

Thousands of Floridians Oppose Seismic Airgun Testing & Drilling off FL's Coast

FL Wildlife Crossings Work for Animals & People

Suw River Water Management District Adopts Emergency Rule for Outstanding FL Springs

120,000 Florida Veteran's Health Benefits at Risk

Suwannee Valley TA: Com/Admin Sessions, Not Sure Where the Money Comes From

Frank Artiles Resigns From Florida Senate

FL House Approves Controversial State Retirement Changes

HAECO Ready in Col Cnty: "Moldin' Kids In a Certain Way to Provide a Workforce"

Equal Pay Still Years Away for Florida Women: "Cultural Shift Needed"

N Cent FL's Systemic Wkforce Dev Problems Has HAECO Reeling, Col Cnty in Confusion

SVTA: Col Cnty Comm'rs Nash & Phillips Put Cnty Residents Last  – Again

Suw Valley TA Chief Drops Ball Again: Advertises Bd Mtng W/Out Giving Name of Auth

Lawsuit  Seeks to Restore Former Felon's Voting Rights

House Speaker Richard Corcoran Keeps Winning: This Time It's the Florida Lottery

SVTA Chief Fails at End Run Around Law.  Improperly Noticed Mtng Canceled at 12th Hr

45 Percent of Florida Families Are Working Poor

Girls Got STEAM: Build Racecars

Floridians Speak Out Against Transgender Restrooms

As Immigrant Fears Rise, Rush to Citizenship Under Way

Florida Pipeline Protests Grow as Construction Continues

NCFRPC Chair Rick Davis Nixes Rubber Stamp Approval of Exec Dir's Recommended Appointment

Trump's Wall Builds Outrage, Fear Among Florida Immigrants

Iula Tribesman & Detector Dogs Help UF/IFAS/FWC Remove Pythons in FL

Florida Moms Rally Against EPA Nominee

Report: FL Women Worse Off Than Decade Ago