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Florida Folk Festival

Posted: 05/27/2011 - The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Florida Park Service kicks off the 59th Annual Florida Folk Festival today, Friday, May 27 at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park. Opening ceremonies will begin at 6:30 p.m. on the banks of the Suwannee River.

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Some Gave All: Local VFW Cemetery Gets Makeover

Updated: 05/27/2011 - The only VFW cemetery in the United States is right here in our area. The Veterans of Foreign Wars cemetery in Tallahassee is getting a makeover just in time for Memorial Day.

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Governor "Gator Hater" Scott Placates Animal Activists

Updated: 05/27/2011 - Gov. Rick Scott has made amends with animal rights activists. They had been unhappy with his alligator hide boots and his recent comments that alligators were his least favorite Florida animal and that he wouldn't mind shooting one.

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Sen. Montford: State Cuts Hit Community Hard

Posted: 05/27/2011 - Job cuts announced at a Juvenile Justice facility and a state hospital in small, adjoining communities in the Panhandle will hit hard, the area’s senator, Bill Montford said.

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Kidnapping Requires Knowledge of Victim

Posted: 05/27/2011 - Kidnapping likely isn’t kidnapping if the criminal never knew they’d taken a child, the Florida Supreme Court said in a 4-3 decision. The case involved a 2006 incident in Hialeah in which Rogelio Delgado stole a truck that was left running in a parking lot.

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Gulf Power Seeks Rate Increase

Posted: 05/27/2011 - Gulf Power Co. this summer plans to ask for a $95 million increase in base rates, arguing that the cost of supplying electricity to the Panhandle has jumped during the past decade.

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Record $615 Million Slashed From Florida Budget

Posted: 05/27/2011 - Saying lawmakers had approved a budget weighted down with “short-sided, frivolous, wasteful” projects, Gov. Rick Scott vetoed a record $615 million from the once nearly $70 billion spending plan.

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Scott Vetoes Money For Public Broadcasting

Posted: 05/27/2011 - In an unexpected move, Gov. Rick Scott cut all state spending to public television and radio stations – an action that trimmed $4.8 million from the state’s $69 billion budget.

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Gulf Power Rates

Posted: 05/27/2011 - Gulf Power to ask Fla. PSC for rate increase.

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Gov. Scott Signs Budget in Conservative Stronghold

Updated: 05/27/2011 - Rick Scott campaigned for Governor on a pledge to dramatically cut state spending and taxes. He signed his first budget in the conservative stronghold of The Villages.

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Federal Fugitive Shot in St. Petersburg

Updated: 05/27/2011 - Authorities say a federal fugitive from Birmingham, Ala., was fatally shot in St. Petersburg after he pulled a gun on a team of officers trying to arrest him.

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Body Found in Freezer After Decade

Posted: 05/26/2011 - Authorities say a Tampa Bay area woman's dead body was kept in a freezer for a decade so her husband could continue to collect her benefits.

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Budget Blues: Scott Vetoes $615,000,000

Posted: 05/26/2011 - Governor Rick Scott today set a record when he vetoed 615 million dollars in spending from this years 69 billion dollar budget. While a record, the total is less than one percent of the spending plan. Scott is asking the money be given to schools.

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FSU Athletes Go Above and Beyond in the Classroom

Posted: 05/26/2011 - Florida State Athletics comes out on top, again ... but this time, it's not for actions on the field. FSU's athletic teams have exceeded the academic standard set by the NCAA.

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