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Miami New Times
State Regulators Do Nothing to Sanction Bad Copspatrol experience but plenty of access to serious weapons. Jeffrey Sidor, an o
State Regulators Do Nothing to Sanction Bad Cops
Miami New Times / Posted 31 minutes ago
patrol experience but plenty of access to serious weapons. Jeffrey Sidor, an officer with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission since 1990, was charged in early 2012 with petty theft for working hours on an outside job while also... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Cuban rafter accused of swinging machete at Customs officer appears in federal courton the beach where they were met by Hollywood police, the U.S. Border Patrol an
Cuban rafter accused of swinging machete at Customs officer appears in federal court
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
on the beach where they were met by Hollywood police, the U.S. Border Patrol and officers of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. On shore, Gutierrez jumped out of the boat "with a knife in his hand," according to the complaint.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston Grand Prix warns: Kick in, or elsefor the cancellation, saying the city refused to help promoters alter the IndyC
Boston Grand Prix warns: Kick in, or else
Boston Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
for the cancellation, saying the city refused to help promoters alter the IndyCar course in the Seaport District to avert a Conservation Commission decision that doomed the race. The ruling forced the promoters to get state environmental approval... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Grouper harvest closing in Gulf areain Gulf County, and all waters of the Steinhatchee River, including those in Di
Grouper harvest closing in Gulf area
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 9 hours ago
in Gulf County, and all waters of the Steinhatchee River, including those in Dixie County. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) manages marine fish from the shore to 9 nautical miles out in the Gulf of Mexico. Gag grouper... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Sea turtle rescued from rocksrescued a loggerhead sea turtle that became wedged between rocks at a preserve
Sea turtle rescued from rocks
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 11 hours ago
rescued a loggerhead sea turtle that became wedged between rocks at a preserve in south Florida. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials responded to the Blowing Rocks Preserve, which is north of Jupiter, to find the turtle... Read more
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Alaska Public
Environmental group clashes with BlueCrest on frackingsaid. BlueCrest is still working on its engineering plan and hasn’t yet submit
Environmental group clashes with BlueCrest on fracking
Alaska Public / Posted 13 hours ago
said. BlueCrest is still working on its engineering plan and hasn’t yet submitted an application to the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission for its proposed fracking operation. The company is required to disclose in advance a list of the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Callahan man arrested by FWC after stakeout at pot patchJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission offi
Callahan man arrested by FWC after stakeout at pot patch
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 16 hours ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers arrested a Callahan man Tuesday after officers conducted a stakeout at a marijuana patch. Jimmy Scott McIntyre, 37, is charged with cultivating marijuana, possession... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Search for missing family suspendedand fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Custo
Search for missing family suspended
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted yesterday
and fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Customs and Border Protection, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and Lee County Sheriff's Office aided in... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Search for missing family suspendedand fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Custo
Search for missing family suspended
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted yesterday
and fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Customs and Border Protection, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and Lee County Sheriff's Office aided in... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Search suspended for missing familyand fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Custo
Search suspended for missing family
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted yesterday
and fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Customs and Border Protection, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and Lee County Sheriff's Office aided in... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Search for missing family suspendedand fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Custo
Search for missing family suspended
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted yesterday
and fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Customs and Border Protection, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and Lee County Sheriff's Office aided in... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Search for missing family suspendedand fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Custo
Search for missing family suspended
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted yesterday
and fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Customs and Border Protection, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and Lee County Sheriff's Office aided in... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Search for missing family suspendedand fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Custo
Search for missing family suspended
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
and fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Customs and Border Protection, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and Lee County Sheriff's Office aided in... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Garfield invokes new state rules for Ursa drilling plan near schoolby Ursa Resources to drill 22 wells from a pad about 750 feet from the school p
Garfield invokes new state rules for Ursa drilling plan near school
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
by Ursa Resources to drill 22 wells from a pad about 750 feet from the school property line. New Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission rules, based on a state task force recommendation, impose new requirements for any large oil and gas... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Snorkeler struck by boatSaturday after she was struck by a boat while snorkeling near Conch Reef, accor
Snorkeler struck by boat
Key West Citizen / Posted yesterday
Saturday after she was struck by a boat while snorkeling near Conch Reef, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Lisa Stengel, 18, was snorkeling around a commercial dive boat with Key Largo-based Ocean Divers... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Employee fatally shot at workFarquhar lost part of his leg after a ski boat struck the boat he was in Saturd
Employee fatally shot at work
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Farquhar lost part of his leg after a ski boat struck the boat he was in Saturday night, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials said. Farquhar’s fiancee, Billie Inman, said the propeller of the ski boat cut off... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Urban bear makes surprise Fort Myers appearancethe bear has a sweet tooth because a trap was set up and filled with donuts. O
Urban bear makes surprise Fort Myers appearance
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
the bear has a sweet tooth because a trap was set up and filled with donuts. Officials from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said the bear is between 18 months and two years old. They said it’s the time of the year when a... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Search suspended for missing familyand fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Custo
Search suspended for missing family
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
and fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Customs and Border Protection, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and Lee County Sheriff's Office aided in... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Search for missing family suspendedand fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Custo
Search for missing family suspended
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
and fix-wing aircrews from Air Station Clearwater, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Customs and Border Protection, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and Lee County Sheriff's Office aided in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cuban migrants armed with guns and knives arrived in Miami on boatfirst Spanish-speaking TV ad just... Share this article Tyson Matthews, a spo
Cuban migrants armed with guns and knives arrived in Miami on boat
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
first Spanish-speaking TV ad just... Share this article Tyson Matthews, a spokesman for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, said: 'I personally put one in handcuffs. It was quite chaotic.' Under the U.S. immigration policy... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida man loses leg in boating hitfollowing what officials were describing as a hit-and-run boating crash in St.
Florida man loses leg in boating hit
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
following what officials were describing as a hit-and-run boating crash in St. Augustine. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials tell news outlets that Logan Farquhar lost part of his leg after a ski boat struck the boat... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Missouri Approves Feral Hog-hunting Ban on MDC Landson MDC areas does not apply to private property. Jefferson City, MO - infoZine
Missouri Approves Feral Hog-hunting Ban on MDC Lands
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted yesterday
on MDC areas does not apply to private property. Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - At its meeting on June 24, the Missouri Conservation Commission approved changes to the Wildlife Code of Missouri that would prohibit the hunting of feral hogs on... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
11 armed Cuban migrants arrive on Hollywood Beachtime law enforcement approached and tried to get near them, they were threateni
11 armed Cuban migrants arrive on Hollywood Beach
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
time law enforcement approached and tried to get near them, they were threatening themselves," Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Officer Tyson Matthews said. All of the migrants were taken to Memorial Regional Hospital for a... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Officials: Man loses leg in boating hit-and-runfollowing what officials were describing as a hit-and-run boating crash in St.
Officials: Man loses leg in boating hit-and-run
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
following what officials were describing as a hit-and-run boating crash in St. Augustine. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials tell news outlets that Logan Farquhar lost part of his leg after a ski boat struck the boat... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Man loses leg in boating hit-runfollowing what officials were describing as a hit-and-run boating crash in St.
Man loses leg in boating hit-run
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
following what officials were describing as a hit-and-run boating crash in St. Augustine. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials said that Logan Farquhar lost part of his leg after a ski boat struck the boat he was in... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Officials: Man loses leg in boating hit-and-runfollowing what officials were describing as a hit-and-run boating crash in St.
Officials: Man loses leg in boating hit-and-run
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
following what officials were describing as a hit-and-run boating crash in St. Augustine. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials tell news outlets that Logan Farquhar lost part of his leg after a ski boat struck the boat... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Spill report for June 27The following spills were reported to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Com
Spill report for June 27
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The following spills were reported to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission in the past two weeks. Information is based on Form 19, which operators must fill out detailing the leakage/spill events. Any spill release that may impact waters... Read more
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The Advocate
Saltwater intrusion commission expects to have twice as much to spend in 2016-17 budgetproposed budget for the next fiscal year is $620,000. The increase in revenue
Saltwater intrusion commission expects to have twice as much to spend in 2016-17 budget
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
proposed budget for the next fiscal year is $620,000. The increase in revenue collected by the Capital Area Ground Water Conservation Commission comes from a pumpage fee increase commissioners approved last fall from $5 per million gallons used... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Threat of rain no damper on garden tourshe calls it — she developed a love of the outdoors early in life. Her father w
Threat of rain no damper on garden tour
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
she calls it — she developed a love of the outdoors early in life. Her father was an agronomist who served on the Missouri Conservation Commission. She credits her love of gardening to her parents, and she has a hard time picking a single favorite... Read more
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The Advocate
Is salt water seeping into Baton Rouge’s water supply? Commission to spend $44,100 in first effort to find outRouge on Tuesday approved well testing to determine just where that salt water
Is salt water seeping into Baton Rouge’s water supply? Commission to spend $44,100 in first effort to find out
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Rouge on Tuesday approved well testing to determine just where that salt water is located. The Capital Area Ground Water Conservation Commission approved spending $44,100 to sample for salt water in the 2,000 foot layer of sand in the portion of... Read more
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The Advocate
Commission plans saltwater intrusion workshop to help publicSouthern Hills Aquifer that serves East Baton Rouge Parish received a thumbs up
Commission plans saltwater intrusion workshop to help public
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Southern Hills Aquifer that serves East Baton Rouge Parish received a thumbs up Tuesday from the Capital Area Ground Water Conservation Commission. The tentative meeting would take place from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at a location to be determined... Read more
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The Advocate
Saltwater intrusion commission expects to have twice as much to spend in 2016-17 budgetproposed budget for the next fiscal year is $620,000. The increase in revenue
Saltwater intrusion commission expects to have twice as much to spend in 2016-17 budget
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
proposed budget for the next fiscal year is $620,000. The increase in revenue collected by the Capital Area Ground Water Conservation Commission comes from a pumpage fee increase commissioners approved last fall from $5 per million gallons used... Read more
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Naples Daily News
FGCU, Collier County keep an eye out for alligators in swimming lakes in wake of Disney tragedyCollier County officials said they don't consider their lakes to have an alliga
FGCU, Collier County keep an eye out for alligators in swimming lakes in wake of Disney tragedy
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Collier County officials said they don't consider their lakes to have an alligator problem. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has fielded 3,225 calls in Lee County and 1,479 calls in Collier County about nuisance alligators... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Sea turtle released after months of laser treatmentsfor up to 20 percent of discovered green sea turtle strandings and deaths, acco
Sea turtle released after months of laser treatments
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
for up to 20 percent of discovered green sea turtle strandings and deaths, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The disease causes tumors on the outside of turtles' bodies that can grow big enough to prevent the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cubans 'holding knives to their stomachs and threatening to hurt themselves' as authorities approach their boatgave chase. "I personally put one in handcuffs," said Tyson Matthews, a spokes
Cubans 'holding knives to their stomachs and threatening to hurt themselves' as authorities approach their boat
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
gave chase. "I personally put one in handcuffs," said Tyson Matthews, a spokesman for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. "It was quite chaotic." On Sunday morning Miller said one of the six persons taken to the hospital... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Cubans 'holding knives to their stomachs and threatening to hurt themselves' as authorities approach their boatgave chase. "I personally put one in handcuffs," said Tyson Matthews, a spokes
Cubans 'holding knives to their stomachs and threatening to hurt themselves' as authorities approach their boat
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
gave chase. "I personally put one in handcuffs," said Tyson Matthews, a spokesman for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. "It was quite chaotic." On Sunday morning Miller said one of the six persons taken to the hospital... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Local FWC named Officer of YearThe Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission recognized Officer Jarrod
Local FWC named Officer of Year
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission recognized Officer Jarrod Molnar Friday as its 2016 Boating Officer of the Year during its annual commission meeting this week. Posted Jun. 26, 2016 at 8:00 AM The Florida Fish and Wildlife... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
4 injured in overnight Vilano Beach boat crashtwo of which hospitalized, after a hit-and-run boat crash in Vilano Beach, acco
4 injured in overnight Vilano Beach boat crash
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
two of which hospitalized, after a hit-and-run boat crash in Vilano Beach, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The crash happened around 11:30 p.m. Saturday night near the Vilano Beach Bridge. FWC is still... Read more
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Island Packet
Sea turtle released after months of laser treatmentsfor up to 20 percent of discovered green sea turtle strandings and deaths, acco
Sea turtle released after months of laser treatments
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
for up to 20 percent of discovered green sea turtle strandings and deaths, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The disease causes tumors on the outside of turtles' bodies that can grow big enough to prevent the... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Battlement group gets OK to participate at hearingThe Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission granted two citizen groups opp
Battlement group gets OK to participate at hearing
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 days ago
The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission granted two citizen groups opposed to drilling proposals in Battlement Mesa the right to participate at a July hearing in Glenwood Springs. The decision is a small victory for Battlement Concerned... Read more
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Daily Mail
Search for family who vanished off Florida coast is suspendedthree... Pictured: Father and three children missing on a yacht off... Share
Search for family who vanished off Florida coast is suspended
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
three... Pictured: Father and three children missing on a yacht off... Share this article The state's Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will take possession of the evidence gathered by searchers, including a number of personal effects... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Bodies identified as 2 missing family members in Florida, officials sayit hard but … they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I thin
Bodies identified as 2 missing family members in Florida, officials say
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
it hard but … they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I think I would.” The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is conducting an accident investigation. Daughter wore life jacket, father did not A Cape Coral... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Bodies found of 2 missing family members in Florida, officials sayit hard but ... they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I th
Bodies found of 2 missing family members in Florida, officials say
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 days ago
it hard but ... they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I think I would." The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is conducting an accident investigation. Daughter wore life jacket, father did not A Cape Coral... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Officials: Bodies identified as 2 missing family members in Floridait hard but … they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I thin
Officials: Bodies identified as 2 missing family members in Florida
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
it hard but … they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I think I would.” The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is conducting an accident investigation. Daughter wore life jacket, father did not A Cape Coral... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
UPDATE: Florida will investigate sailboat's disappearance; 2 bodies identifiedThe Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will take over the invest
UPDATE: Florida will investigate sailboat's disappearance; 2 bodies identified
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will take over the investigation into what happened to the boat a Florida family had been sailing in the Gulf of Mexico. Coast Guard Capt. Gregory Case says authorities haven't located the boat... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
U.S. Coast Guard calls off search for missing Florida family after recovering 2 bodiesit hard but … they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I thin
U.S. Coast Guard calls off search for missing Florida family after recovering 2 bodies
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
it hard but … they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I think I would.” The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is conducting an accident investigation. Daughter wore life jacket, father did not A Cape Coral... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Coast Guard suspends search for missing Florida familybrother hadn't been given an itinerary or other details about the family's voya
Coast Guard suspends search for missing Florida family
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
brother hadn't been given an itinerary or other details about the family's voyage. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will evaluate all the debris as part of an accident investigation. It remains unclear whether the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Coast Guard suspends search for missing Florida familybrother hadn't been given an itinerary or other details about the family's voya
Coast Guard suspends search for missing Florida family
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
brother hadn't been given an itinerary or other details about the family's voyage. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will evaluate all the debris as part of an accident investigation. It remains unclear whether the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Bodies found of 2 missing family members in Florida, officials sayit hard but ... they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I th
Bodies found of 2 missing family members in Florida, officials say
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
it hard but ... they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I think I would." The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is conducting an accident investigation. Daughter wore life jacket, father did not A Cape Coral... Read more
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CNN
Bodies identified as 2 missing family members in Florida, officials sayit hard but ... they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I th
Bodies identified as 2 missing family members in Florida, officials say
CNN / Posted 3 days ago
it hard but ... they were strong. A lot of them reacted more strongly than I think I would." The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is conducting an accident investigation. Daughter wore life jacket, father did not A Cape Coral... Read more
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