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Sheriff’s Helicopter Makes Hard Landing On US 19

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. (AP) — The pilot and co-pilot are OK after a Citrus County Sheriff’s helicopter made a hard landing on U.S. 19 in Crystal River. Deputies say the helicopter’s engine malfunctioned just before […]

CBS Tampa–04/24/2013

File photo of a manatee. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Panel OKs Manatee Zones, Snapper Season

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has approved manatee protection zones in Flagler County and a 40-day red snapper fishing season. The panel acted while meeting Wednesday and Thursday […]

CBS Tampa–05/04/2012

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Progress Energy Florida Agrees to Rate Settlement

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Progress Energy Florida is asking state regulators to approve a settlement covering base rates and nuclear power replacement charges that includes a $288 million refund to customers.

CBS Tampa–01/20/2012

CRYSTAL RIVER, FLORIDA:  Sheriff deputy Joseph Casola guards the entrance to the Crystal River Energy Complex Nuclear Power Plant 31 October 2001 in Crystal River, Florida. (Photo credit: PETER MUHLY/AFP/Getty Images)

Hearing on Tap for Proposed Fla. Nuke Plants

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. (AP) — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission wants to hear from people who oppose the construction of two new nuclear power reactors in west-central Florida.

CBS Tampa–01/12/2012

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