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The St. Augustine Record
St. Johns County unemployment rate up, but still among state's lowestA report issued Friday from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity show
St. Johns County unemployment rate up, but still among state's lowest
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 8 hours ago
A report issued Friday from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity shows St. Johns County’s unemployment rate increased from 3.2 percent in May to 3.7 percent in June, although that figure is still down from 4 percent a year ago. The... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Volusia, Flagler add 8,000 jobs as unemployment rate drops againarea. June’s jobless rate in Volusia County was 5.1 percent, down from 5.9 per
Volusia, Flagler add 8,000 jobs as unemployment rate drops again
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
area. June’s jobless rate in Volusia County was 5.1 percent, down from 5.9 percent a year ago, according to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity’s preliminary report released Friday. The June rate is slightly higher than May's rate of... Read more
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The Star
City fails to secure water line grantto proceed.” Ballister said he felt like the new rule on paperwork, and the pe
City fails to secure water line grant
The Star / Posted yesterday
to proceed.” Ballister said he felt like the new rule on paperwork, and the penalty, was some form of “gotcha” from the Department of Economic Opportunity. The loss of the grant funding is particularly troublesome due to how the funds would be... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Water woes bring Sen. Nelson to Caloosahatchee for lookbe doing to solve this water crisis," she said. A dozen Lee businesses, many b
Water woes bring Sen. Nelson to Caloosahatchee for look
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
be doing to solve this water crisis," she said. A dozen Lee businesses, many beach or water-related, reported to the state Department of Economic Opportunity that Lake O water has financially hurt its livelihoods.Runoff threatens Fort Myers Beach,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Officials battle over algae blooms on Florida beachesthat with the algae blooms there is economic injury to businesses within the ef
Officials battle over algae blooms on Florida beaches
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
that with the algae blooms there is economic injury to businesses within the effected counties," said Cissy Proctor, of the Department of Economic Opportunity. "So we've gotten about 60 applications so far." Businesses have the ability to get a... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Business seeking help for damages caused by algaeThursday, July 14, 10:00 AM EDT The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Business seeking help for damages caused by algae
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Thursday, July 14, 10:00 AM EDT The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has been compiling data the past two weeks to determine which programs will help recovery efforts, agency spokeswoman Morgan McCord said. Gov. Rick Scott�s office said... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Algae outbreak is hurting us, businesses tell statethe state they have suffered some form of economic damage from algae coating wa
Algae outbreak is hurting us, businesses tell state
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
the state they have suffered some form of economic damage from algae coating waterways in parts of Florida. The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has been compiling data the past two weeks to determine which programs will help recovery... Read more
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NBC News
Florida Tourism Not Seeing Green as Toxic Algae Chokes Businessoperators. "All of these businesses have indicated economic damage," said Morg
Florida Tourism Not Seeing Green as Toxic Algae Chokes Business
NBC News / Posted 11 days ago
operators. "All of these businesses have indicated economic damage," said Morgan McCord, a spokesperson for the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, in an email to NBC News. Once a state of emergency was declared, the DEO surveyed... Read more
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The Star
EDC awarded grant to boost regional connectivityThe Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) last week announced the aw
EDC awarded grant to boost regional connectivity
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) last week announced the award of a planning grant to four-county coalition examining ways to boost intermodal connectivity along the Genesse Wyoming rail line. The Florida Department of Economic... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Mercedes-Benz bringing more jobs to JacksonvilleQEC is one of only two operational units of its kind outside of Germany. Cissy
Mercedes-Benz bringing more jobs to Jacksonville
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 days ago
QEC is one of only two operational units of its kind outside of Germany. Cissy Proctor, Executive Director of the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity said the relocation announcement is great news for Florida job seekers. “Mercedes-Benz... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 21 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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NBC Miami
Sen. Rubio Tours Algae-Affected Waters on Atlantic Coastneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Sen. Rubio Tours Algae-Affected Waters on Atlantic Coast
NBC Miami / Posted 21 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
Naples Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Foul, 'guacamole-thick' algae plagues Florida coastneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Foul, 'guacamole-thick' algae plagues Florida coast
Houston Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Foul, 'guacamole-thick' algae plagues Florida coastneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Foul, 'guacamole-thick' algae plagues Florida coast
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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ABC News
Correction: Algae Emergency-Florida Storyneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Correction: Algae Emergency-Florida Story
ABC News / Posted 21 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Smelly, "guacamole-thick" muck contaminates Florida beachesneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Smelly, "guacamole-thick" muck contaminates Florida beaches
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 21 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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The Times Leader
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
The Times Leader / Posted 21 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
More sitings of algae bloom on Palm Beach's lake shoreof solutions so that the algae blooms do not become a permanent problem.” Scot
More sitings of algae bloom on Palm Beach's lake shore
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
of solutions so that the algae blooms do not become a permanent problem.” Scott also announced Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity is activating a virtual emergency operations center to determine the effect the algae... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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PhysOrg
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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ABC News
Army Corps to Reduce Lake Flows Fueling Florida Algae Bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to Reduce Lake Flows Fueling Florida Algae Bloom
ABC News / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
Naples Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
State of emergency declared after thick, green algae impacts Florida watersneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
State of emergency declared after thick, green algae impacts Florida waters
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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KIVI Boise
State of emergency declared after thick, green algae impacts Florida watersneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
State of emergency declared after thick, green algae impacts Florida waters
KIVI Boise / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
State of emergency declared after thick, green algae impacts Florida watersneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
State of emergency declared after thick, green algae impacts Florida waters
KGTV San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom after state of emergency declaredneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom after state of emergency declared
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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WALB Albany
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
WGEM Quincy / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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Island Packet
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
Island Packet / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomneeds to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in
Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom
KWWL Iowa / Posted 22 days ago
needs to come see it himself and stop being a coward," she said. Scott said in a news release Thursday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will immediately activate a virtual business emergency operations center to assess... Read more
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