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The Chronicle
Duke Coffeehouse turns 50: A look back at a complicated historyDean Griffith about the need for such a space, which they envisioned as a coffe
The Chronicle / Posted 39 minutes ago
Dean Griffith about the need for such a space, which they envisioned as a coffeehouse. Jacobs, now chair of the Durham Board of County Commissioners, signed up to have breakfast with President Terry Sanford as a part of his Breakfast with Terry... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Eddy County leaders get aerial view of nature and extractionsaid. "That's what really kills the wildlife, that fracturing (of wildlife)."
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
said. "That's what really kills the wildlife, that fracturing (of wildlife)." Stella Davis, chair of the Eddy County Board of County Commissioners agreed the lands must be preserved. She was optimistic that some of the rougher terrain could... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Lee County Commissioners approves purchase of Edison Farms conservation landThe Lee Board of County Commissioners today voted unanimously to purchase about
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 8 hours ago
The Lee Board of County Commissioners today voted unanimously to purchase about 4,000 acres in southeast Lee County commonly known as Edison Farms as a Conservation 20/20 preservation site. County commissioners have made preserving Edison Farms a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Eddy County leaders get aerial view of nature and extractionsaid. "That's what really kills the wildlife, that fracturing (of wildlife)."
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
said. "That's what really kills the wildlife, that fracturing (of wildlife)." Stella Davis, chair of the Eddy County Board of County Commissioners agreed the lands must be preserved. She was optimistic that some of the rougher terrain could... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Commissioners vote in favor of budget transparencyresolution memorializes our commitment to provide the public with transparency
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 hours ago
resolution memorializes our commitment to provide the public with transparency as it relates to the budget process. The Board of County Commissioners is committed to doing the business of the public in full view of the public. This year, as we... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Lucas County sought money, Toledo police impound lot for new jailLucas County officials asked the city of Toledo to pay $6.5 million a year and
The Toledo Blade / Posted 14 hours ago
Lucas County officials asked the city of Toledo to pay $6.5 million a year and to hand over its police impound lot in North Toledo to build a new county jail in exchange for dropping a lawsuit over the cost of prisoners arrested on state charges, The... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Delegation meetings set for Nov. 20Delegation meetings set for November 20 in the legislative district The meetin
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 15 hours ago
Delegation meetings set for November 20 in the legislative district The meetings will be held at each county's respective Board of County Commissioners Office at the following times: Walton County - 9 a.m.; Washington County - 10:30 a.m. ; Holmes... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
County Road 218 bridge shut in Middleburg for safety reasonsissues with the County Road 218 bridge near Middleburg have forced Clay County
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 hours ago
issues with the County Road 218 bridge near Middleburg have forced Clay County officials to shut it down, according to the Board of County Commissioners. The issues were found by divers checking the bridge, which crosses over the south fork of... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Holmes County tentatively sets raised millageBONIFAY – Holmes County Board of County Commissioners tentatively set the count
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 18 hours ago
BONIFAY – Holmes County Board of County Commissioners tentatively set the county millage rate and budget for fiscal year 2017-2018 when the board met in special session Monday. The tentative millage rate is set at 9.5000 - about is 4.77 percent... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Young returns as Holmes County AttorneyTransportation for the Small County Road Assistance Program (SCRAP) project on
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 18 hours ago
Transportation for the Small County Road Assistance Program (SCRAP) project on Idlewood Road and Idlewood Court was also approved for submittal. Holmes County Board of County Commissioners will meet again in regular session at 6 p.m. on September... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
New Okaloosa courthouse taking shapejudges, and prisoners. It will also house the Clerk of Courts office on the fir
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
judges, and prisoners. It will also house the Clerk of Courts office on the first floor and have meeting space for the Board of County Commissioners. The $23 million project started shortly after the old courthouse was demolished in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
New Okaloosa courthouse taking shapejudges, and prisoners. It will also house the Clerk of Courts office on the fir
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
judges, and prisoners. It will also house the Clerk of Courts office on the first floor and have meeting space for the Board of County Commissioners. The $23 million project started shortly after the old courthouse was demolished in... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County Council members respond to commissioners’ attempt to disband oversight boardmeasure would cost $150,000 to put on the ballot. "It's just another example o
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
measure would cost $150,000 to put on the ballot. "It's just another example of the incredibly arrogant attitude of the Board of County Commissioners," Kisker said during the Monday council meeting. Kisker is currently engaged in a lawsuit... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
New Okaloosa courthouse taking shapejudges, and prisoners. It will also house the Clerk of Courts office on the fir
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
judges, and prisoners. It will also house the Clerk of Courts office on the first floor and have meeting space for the Board of County Commissioners. The $23 million project started shortly after the old courthouse was demolished in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
New Okaloosa courthouse taking shapejudges, and prisoners. It will also house the Clerk of Courts office on the fir
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
judges, and prisoners. It will also house the Clerk of Courts office on the first floor and have meeting space for the Board of County Commissioners. The $23 million project started shortly after the old courthouse was demolished in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sign language interpreter warned of 'pizza' and 'bear monster' at Irma briefingresidents of mandatory evacuation orders for those most at risk. "We just need
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
residents of mandatory evacuation orders for those most at risk. "We just need you to be safe," Robin DiSabatino of the Board of County Commissioners said at the briefing on September 8. She urged those in low-lying areas and flood zones to seek... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Library now bares the name of its driving force: Maureen B. Gauzzait.'' Following Gauzza's death, the wheels were set in motion to formally reco
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
it.'' Following Gauzza's death, the wheels were set in motion to formally recognize her contributions. At the July 19 Board of County Commissioners meeting, Commissioner Ken Hagan made the motion that the Hillsborough County Library Board... Read more
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WA Today
Sign language interpreter warned of 'pizza' and 'bear monster' at Irma briefingresidents of mandatory evacuation orders for those most at risk. "We just need
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
residents of mandatory evacuation orders for those most at risk. "We just need you to be safe," Robin DiSabatino of the Board of County Commissioners said at the briefing on September 8. She urged those in low-lying areas and flood zones to seek... Read more
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The Age
Sign language interpreter warned of 'pizza' and 'bear monster' at Irma briefingresidents of mandatory evacuation orders for those most at risk. "We just need
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
residents of mandatory evacuation orders for those most at risk. "We just need you to be safe," Robin DiSabatino of the Board of County Commissioners said at the briefing on September 8. She urged those in low-lying areas and flood zones to seek... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sign language interpreter warned of 'pizza' and 'bear monster' at Irma briefingresidents of mandatory evacuation orders for those most at risk. "We just need
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
residents of mandatory evacuation orders for those most at risk. "We just need you to be safe," Robin DiSabatino of the Board of County Commissioners said at the briefing on September 8. She urged those in low-lying areas and flood zones to seek... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
County commissioners to meet TuesdayCRAIG — The Moffat County Board of County Commissioners will hold a regular mee
Craig Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
CRAIG — The Moffat County Board of County Commissioners will hold a regular meeting beginning at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 221 W. Victory Way, Suite 130. The board agenda is as follows. Review and sign the following documents. Note: The... Read more
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Vail Daily
Cordillera property owners lose last-ditch lawsuit to stop drug addiction treatment centertreatment center. In a 30-page ruling handed down Friday, Sept. 15, District C
Vail Daily / Posted 3 days ago
treatment center. In a 30-page ruling handed down Friday, Sept. 15, District Court Judge Paul Dunkelman said the Eagle County Commissioners were correct when they voted unanimously to allow Noah Nordheimer's Concerted Care Group to convert The... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Polk County volunteer center closes on SaturdayThe Disaster Volunteer Reception Center at Lake Myrtle Sports Complex will clos
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
The Disaster Volunteer Reception Center at Lake Myrtle Sports Complex will close at 4 p.m., Saturday, stated the Board of County Commissioners. People who want to volunteer their services with disaster recovery can register with Volunteer Polk’s... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Hearing extended on Ursa Battlement planof wastewater more efficiently than trucking it away, a proposal that continues
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 4 days ago
of wastewater more efficiently than trucking it away, a proposal that continues to receive heavy criticism. In April, the Board of County Commissioners approved a small injection well within the PUD, knowing that Ursa would later have to convince... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
County supports air quality study with $75KVOCs are coming from." Garfield County Public Health and Colorado State Univers
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 4 days ago
VOCs are coming from." Garfield County Public Health and Colorado State University will conduct the study. In 2012, the Board of County Commissioners committed $1 million to a study looking at the effects on air quality from natural gas... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Weld County Commissioner Julie Cozad seeks re-electionwork to keep Weld County a place that businesses want to stay in or locate to."
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
work to keep Weld County a place that businesses want to stay in or locate to." The District 2 seat on Weld's five-member Board of County Commissioners includes a southwest Weld area that extends from Berthoud and Johnstown on the north to... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder County seeks dismissal of Gunbarrel homeowners' Twin Lakes open space lawsuitpublic funds, including spending on parks and open space." The county attorney
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 4 days ago
public funds, including spending on parks and open space." The county attorneys said that over a period of 13 years, the Board of County Commissioners authorized spending $3.6 million for 256 acres of public open space within the Gunbarrel... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
FRIDAY: Announcements, breaking news for St. Johns County (Updating)visit www.disasterassistance.gov or call 1-800-621-3362. County Commissioners
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 5 days ago
visit www.disasterassistance.gov or call 1-800-621-3362. County Commissioners meeting cancelled The St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners regular meeting scheduled for Tuesday has been cancelled. All items scheduled for the meeting... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Blocked from home after Irma, Florida Keys residents vow not to evacuate next timestupid can some of you be? Let the Emergency measures do their work,” wrote Mic
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
stupid can some of you be? Let the Emergency measures do their work,” wrote Michael Ritchie on the Monroe County Board of County Commissioners Facebook page. “You want to go where there is no potable water no food and sanitary issues?... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Oil, gas proposal on properties owned by Longmont, St. Vrain Valley School Districta hearing before the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, and they urg
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 5 days ago
a hearing before the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, and they urged residents to do the same. On Thursday, Board of County Commissioners Chairwoman Deb Gardner said in an email: "We reached out to the other cities in Boulder County... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Education Briefs: Constitution Week events set to begin SundayDaughters of the American Revolution is leading local celebrations. On Tuesday
Craig Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Daughters of the American Revolution is leading local celebrations. On Tuesday, the Craig City Council and Moffat County Board of County Commissioners both proclaimed Sept. 17 to Sept. 23 as Constitution Week. "It is fitting and proper to accord... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Highlands County power concerns grow as elderly, special needs residents go withoutin highlands County are now eligible for FEMA assistance please apply at https:
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
in highlands County are now eligible for FEMA assistance please apply at https://www.disasterassistance.gov/. The Board of County Commissioners extended the emergency declaration for another week, they also waived landfill tipping fees for... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Paving roads would solve Indian Bayou's red clay problemthis low lying area. Santa Monica Street, a block to the north of San Juan, als
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
this low lying area. Santa Monica Street, a block to the north of San Juan, also needs paving. It occurred to me that the Board of County Commissioners may potentially be forking out some $850,000 to buy the JDL land site for the new courthouse.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
The case for a tax increasethe sheriff’s county and intriguingly, the Colorado Revised Statutes provide, “
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
the sheriff’s county and intriguingly, the Colorado Revised Statutes provide, “The governing body of a municipality and the board of county commissioners may contract for the purpose of providing law enforcement, including enforcement of municipal... Read more
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The Star
Irma plants kiss on countyto walk that storm up that error cone and what it showed was a Category 3 storm
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
to walk that storm up that error cone and what it showed was a Category 3 storm hitting Cape San Blas.” Nelson asked the Board of County Commissioners to implement evacuation orders for residents and visitors on the peninsula, in low-lying and... Read more
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The Star
BOCC maintains same millageThe Board of County Commissioners held its first public budget hearing Tuesday,
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
The Board of County Commissioners held its first public budget hearing Tuesday, approving an overall $54 million budget that does not change millage rates. By TIM CROFTThe Port St. Joe Star | 850-227-7827@PSJ_Star | tcroft@starfl.com The Board of... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder County has new web portal for public records requestsa new system that makes public records requests easier to submit and allows us
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 6 days ago
a new system that makes public records requests easier to submit and allows us to respond more quickly to these requests," Board of County Commissioners Chairwoman Deb Gardner said in a statement. "Our staff is committed to providing timely and... Read more
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ABC News
Irma death toll rises to 30 across 3 statesthe outside of private structures, beginning in Key Largo." The Associated Pre
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
the outside of private structures, beginning in Key Largo." The Associated PressThis image released by the Monroe County Board of County Commissioners shows debris along the Overseas Highway in the Florida Keys, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017.... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Lee County offers updates on post-hurricane issuesOffice and Public Defender Office (Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades c
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
Office and Public Defender Office (Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties) Despite the closures, the Lee Board of County Commissioners' special meeting and budget hearing will still take place at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14, at the... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Fremont County electronics recycling event set for Sept. 23Fremont County Commissioner Dwayne McFall announced the next community electron
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
Fremont County Commissioner Dwayne McFall announced the next community electronics recycling event during Tuesday's Board of County Commissioners meeting. The event will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 23 at the east end of the Bank of the San... Read more
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ABC News
90 percent of homes in Florida Keys damaged by Hurricane Irma: FEMA"limited" and AT&T was working to restore cell phone service. The Associated P
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
"limited" and AT&T was working to restore cell phone service. The Associated PressThis image released by the Monroe County Board of County Commissioners shows debris along the Overseas Highway in the Florida Keys, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017.... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County may renew Paradise's marketing contractpercent increase from June and a 32.04 percent increase from July 2016. The po
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
percent increase from June and a 32.04 percent increase from July 2016. The potential renewal, to take place during the Board of County Commissioners’ Thursday meeting, will follow the TDC’s highest monthly bed tax dollar collection ever,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Troops deploy in Florida to help beleaguered residents after Irmaof Hurricane Irma in Key Biscayne, Florida, while another man watches on Monday
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
of Hurricane Irma in Key Biscayne, Florida, while another man watches on Monday This image released by the Monroe County Board of County Commissioners shows debris along the Overseas Highway in the Florida Keys Debris from Hurricane Irma lays on... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Florida Keys, airports partially reopenstill without power and water. Cell service is spotty. And most (petrol) statio
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
still without power and water. Cell service is spotty. And most (petrol) stations are still closed," the Monroe County of Board of County Commissioners said in a Facebook post. After leaving a trail of destruction on several Caribbean islands,... Read more
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Herald Sun
Florida Keys, airports partially reopenstill without power and water. Cell service is spotty. And most (petrol) statio
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
still without power and water. Cell service is spotty. And most (petrol) stations are still closed," the Monroe County of Board of County Commissioners said in a Facebook post. After leaving a trail of destruction on several Caribbean islands,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Florida Keys, airports partially reopenstill without power and water. Cell service is spotty. And most (petrol) statio
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
still without power and water. Cell service is spotty. And most (petrol) stations are still closed," the Monroe County of Board of County Commissioners said in a Facebook post. After leaving a trail of destruction on several Caribbean islands,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Florida begins to dig out after Irmahomeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (DigitalGlobe via AP)
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (DigitalGlobe via AP) This image released by the Monroe County Board of County Commissioners shows debris along the Overseas Highway in the Florida Keys, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Battered Florida tries to assess scope of Irma's destructionhomeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (DigitalGlobe via AP)
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (DigitalGlobe via AP) This image released by the Monroe County Board of County Commissioners shows debris along the Overseas Highway in the Florida Keys, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017.... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Spokane County facing $10 million shortfalldesire its as valuable as it gets,” Gemmill said. The public sessions will be
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
desire its as valuable as it gets,” Gemmill said. The public sessions will be held on September 19 and 26 at 5:30pm in the Board of County Commissioners hearing room located at 1026 West Broadway Avenue. After the public sessions, departments'... Read more
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Officer.com
Florida Deputy, Paramedic Rescued After Live Power Pole Traps Them in CruiserParamedic James Tanner Schaill were trapped in the car for two hours, said Kevi
Officer.com / Posted 8 days ago
Paramedic James Tanner Schaill were trapped in the car for two hours, said Kevin Watler, spokesman for the Polk County Board of County Commissioners. Lynn and Schaill had taken an elderly patient to Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center on... Read more
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