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Federal aid program for minority farmers stopped over federal lawsuit in Jacksonville


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 19:40:13 GMT

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The judge’s 49-page order referenced “well-documented historic discrimination” that has hampered many minority farmers.

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JFRD responding to broken gas line on Hogan Road


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 19:29:13 GMT

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Crews are advising residents to avoid the area.

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First Coast Forecast: Storms building toward I75


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 18:37:31 GMT

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Atlantic ocean sea wind will be with us the next few days

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Tropics: Focus is over 3000 miles away


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 18:32:28 GMT

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The next system we are watching is near the coast of Africa

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Jacksonville couple pleads guilty in child sex trafficking investigation


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:57:19 GMT

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Samuel Templeman, 46, pleaded guilty to conspiring to sex traffic a child. His wife, Deborah Templeman, 50, pleaded guilty to possession of child sex abuse images.

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JFRD hazmat team on scene of gas odor at Eastside commercial building


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:50:10 GMT

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Jessie Street is currently closed from Talleyrand Avenue to Haines Street.

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Couple with reported ties to Q-Anon held in Jacksonville on charges related to Jan. 6 attack on US Capitol


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:39:47 GMT

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According to an article written by the Tampa Bay Times, the Buteau's are from Ocala and reportedly have been close followers of the Q-Anon movement.

Read more: Couple with reported ties to Q-Anon held in Jacksonville on charges related to Jan. 6 attack on US Capitol


County-by-County: Where you can get a COVID-19 vaccine in North Florida


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:06:17 GMT

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Starting April 5, all adults 18 and up will be eligible to receive the vaccine. Those 12 and older can receive the Pfizer shot as of May 12.

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'Say Yes To Crack Night' happening Thursday at Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp game


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 14:16:26 GMT

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It's also Thirsty Thursday at the ballpark which means fans can purchase $2, 12-oz. drafts

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Adventure Landing to close Beaches site by fall; Westside park could close in days


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 13:22:40 GMT

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An employee at the Blanding water park confirmed the site was closing after the weekend and referred a reporter to a manager.

Read more: Adventure Landing to close Beaches site by fall; Westside park could close in days


Jacksonville police investigating possible abduction after report of woman screaming


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:15:37 GMT

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JSO says it's believed the vehicle fled the area and continued south on Old Kings Road South.

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Public database tracks adverse events after getting COVID vaccine


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:48:48 GMT

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Anyone can report their adverse event to the database and if a pattern appears, the CDC and FDA may investigate.

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More roadwork coming to busy JTB, San Pablo Road intersection


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:42:29 GMT

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The diverging diamond interchange can reduce traffic crashes by up to 50%.

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'Epidemics are occurring closer and closer together': Florida researchers join global network to track COVID-19


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:38:56 GMT

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They're working to create a network of healthcare facilities, labs, and K-12 schools so they can be ready for any public health crisis.

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Clay County students can now sign up for back-to-school vaccines


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:01:58 GMT

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The Florida Department Of Health is urging parents and guardians to beat the rush and schedule students' immunizations early.

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Man arrested after suspected kidnapping makes first court appearance


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:29:59 GMT

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Josh'uan Rudloph Stripling was arrested and charged with battery, criminal mischief and false imprisonment.

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Report: Violent crime in Florida rises for first time since 2015, overall crime down for 50th straight year


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 04:20:49 GMT

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Both murder and aggravated assault crimes increased in Florida in 2020; however, rape and robbery both decreased.

Read more: Report: Violent crime in Florida rises for first time since 2015, overall crime down for 50th straight year


Glynn County police searching for reported police impersonator


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 03:08:39 GMT

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Police received two reports in which people were allegedly stopped by an unknown subject posing as law enforcement in the Touchstone Parkway area.

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Man dead after shooting in Moncrief area


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 03:04:14 GMT

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The shooting happened in the 1600 block of West 31st Street, JSO said.

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Former Florida COVID-19 dashboard worker Rebekah Jones reportedly running for Congress


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 02:21:57 GMT

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While Jones has not filed any official paperwork, she has set up a campaign website. She also recorded an Instagram video earlier this month teasing a campaign run.

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Gun violence among youth rising in Jacksonville


Created: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 00:19:52 GMT

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Crime expert Mark Baughman says violent crimes are increasing.

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Ponte Vedra Beach man charged with raping 12-year-old girl arrested again, accused of possessing child sexual abuse images


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:15:55 GMT

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While investigators were examining Webster's phone during the rape investigation, they found child sexual abuse imagery, an arrest warrant says.

Read more: Ponte Vedra Beach man charged with raping 12-year-old girl arrested again, accused of possessing child sexual abuse images


Ponte Vedra man charged with raping 12-year-old girl


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 22:43:03 GMT

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The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office arrested Matthew Webster, 20, on a charge of lewd or lascivious battery.

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Crews extinguish electrical fire at Brentwood home


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 21:43:49 GMT

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The Red Cross was requested to assist five adults.

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First Coast News hosting annual Stuff the Bus event, here's how to donate


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:58:34 GMT

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The money you donate will purchase school supplies that will be a critical resource for both students and teachers.

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Returning to center stage: Jacksonville teen performs at Alhambra a year after spine surgery


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 16:27:50 GMT

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June is Scoliosis Awareness Month. Claire Smith is showing the possibilities of recovery from severe scoliosis.

Read more: Returning to center stage: Jacksonville teen performs at Alhambra a year after spine surgery


Dozens gather at Fernandina Beach to remember teen killed in plane crash


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 16:20:43 GMT

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18-year-old Alexis George died in a plane crash on Friday. David Cuttino also died in the incident.

Read more: Dozens gather at Fernandina Beach to remember teen killed in plane crash


Man charged for reportedly setting someone on fire with flammable liquid in Downtown Jacksonville


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:54:23 GMT

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Police believe there was "some type of flammable material" placed on the victim before the fire started.

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Katt Williams bringing 'World War III Tour' to VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:43:02 GMT

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The tour will feature "new material that blends sidesplitting comedy with thought-provoking social commentary."

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Identity of man sought by Jacksonville police after alleged burglary


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:29:46 GMT

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JSO says the person entered the business via a door that was left unlocked.

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New Florida law aims to secure power grid, opponents say it blocks going green


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:34:48 GMT

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The new law prevents local governments from restricting a type of fuel source.

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JSO: Man fighting for his life after being set on fire in Downtown Jacksonville


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 07:31:54 GMT

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By the time officers arrived on the scene, people were already helping to extinguish the fire on the man, JSO said.

Read more: JSO: Man fighting for his life after being set on fire in Downtown Jacksonville


Federal judge denies injunction over LGBTQ+ pride proclamation in St. Johns County


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 04:27:47 GMT

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The defendants argue that Bloomberg's facts are "limited, incomplete, hearsay, opinion and should be discounted as such."

Read more: Federal judge denies injunction over LGBTQ+ pride proclamation in St. Johns County


Nassau County dedicates new fire station in Yulee


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:24:29 GMT

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"Fire station 71 is by far the crown jewel of the Nassau County Fire Rescue Department and one that all Nassau County citizens can be proud of."

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JSO: 2 drive themselves to nearby fire station after being shot


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:23:21 GMT

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Both victims' injuries are considered non-life-threatening.

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I-95 at 8th Street reopened after semi-truck crash


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:23:03 GMT

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The crash happened in the southbound lanes of I-95 at the 8th Street West Exit, according to the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department.

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Parents celebrate law requiring CPR training in Florida schools


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:21:55 GMT

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CPR advocates relied on lawmakers to pass a bill with this requirement. It passed unanimously, and Governor Ron DeSantis signed it into law Monday.

Read more: Parents celebrate law requiring CPR training in Florida schools


GBI, DEA joining investigation into deadly drugs laced with fentanyl in Camden County


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:12:36 GMT

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Between Friday and Saturday, emergency personnel responded to 10 calls concerning drug overdoses, according to the DEA.

Read more: GBI, DEA joining investigation into deadly drugs laced with fentanyl in Camden County


911 calls for deadly plane crash in St. Marys River released


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:12:12 GMT

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Witnesses said they saw the plane crash nose down into the river and sink quickly.

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JSO investigating shooting at Hillcrest area apartment complex


Created: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:09:24 GMT

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The shooting happened sometime before 8:30 p.m. at Kingsbury Apartments, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

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