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Columbia County Observer

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Lake City Firefighters Set to Vote On Union Contract. Should They Be Treated Like Other City Employees and the City Manager?

girl with orange binoculars: text is floirda minimum wage constitutional amendment poised to passFlorida Minimum Wage Constitutional Amendment Poised to Pass

Pressure Mounts for Climate Question During Presidential Debates

Today's Lake City Community Dev Block Grant Pub Hearing Misses Mandatory Notice Requirements

Third Judicial Circuit Chief Judge Mark E. Feagle Keeping Safety First During Continuing Pandemic

Rum Island Park: Additional Handicapped Parking on the Way, Along With More Security & Cameras

Surgeons looking at patient with copy: Florida HealthcareAnalysis: Florida's Healthcare System Among the Nation's Worst

One Civil War Battle of Olustee Monument – Two Views – Back to Square One for Lake City

Commissioner Rocky Ford on the bank of the Santa Fe River and Rum Island ParkAfter a Year, Rum Island Park Finally Re-Opens: Handicapped Parking an Afterthought & an Issue

Leon Circuit Court Judge Charles Dodson Restores Florida School Boards’ Reopening Authority

Florida State Tax Collections Down by Billions, But Some Exceed Revised Projections

Gov. DeSantis Requests State AG Investigation Into Bloomberg’s Felon Voter Registration Drive

Bloomberg Raises $20M to Register 31,000 Florida Felons to Vote

Florida, 4th Highest Alzheimer's Rate in Country – New Tools Available for Alzheimer's Battle

Florida Solar Power:  16,000 Urge PSC Not to Change Solar Rules – Utilities Lobby for Change

M-CORES: Proposed New Toll Roads Threaten Rural Florida and is a Bad Deal for Floridians

FL Governor: Billions in Fed. CARES Act Funds  Zero Transparency

Saint Leo University Named as Best Value in South for 2021 by U.S. News & World Reports

M-CORES Coming to Columbia County. Hotel Mogul Worried About Economic Impact to Local Economy

FWC Announces a New Way to Report Gopher Tortoise Sightings: "You Can Help Conserver One of the Oldest Creatures on the Planet"

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