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Florida mandates monitoring of all returning from Ebola areas
Wed  Oct 29 2014 09:44AM
Florida Gov. Rick Scott issued an executive order on Saturday mandating that anyone returning to Florida from Ebola-affected countries receive twice-daily monitoring for 21 days. The Florida Department of Health … read more.
GOP sets sights on House supermajority
Wed  Oct 29 2014 09:40AM
TALLAHASSEE — For Republicans in the Florida House, five is the magic number. That’s how many seats the GOP needs to flip to have a veto-proof majority in the lower … read more.
Forum gets discussion going
Thu  Oct 30 2014 08:30AM
It seems it may have been a good thing for the mayor of Lake Wales, Gene Fultz, to call a forum in which the Lake Wales Charter School system and … read more.

Thu  Oct 30 2014 08:30AM
TODAY Italian Night Dinner will be held from 4-7 p.m. every Wednesday beginning at the American Legion Post 71 at 43 W. Park St., in Lake Wales. The $10 per person … read more.
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Republic Services “FALL’ curbside cleanup schedule
Thu  Oct 30 2014 08:30AM
The following schedule lists the date in “only” the municipalities listed. The Fall curbside cleanups are contracted by the municipality. Curbside cleanups are within the city limits of each City or Town. Mulberry – Saturday – November 1, 2014 Polk … read more.

Thieves targeting utility trailers in Polk County
Thu  Oct 30 2014 08:30AM
Forget your wallet or cell phone Polk County thieves have their eye on something bigger: utility trailers. Eleven trailers have been stolen in the last two months in eastern Polk for resale or parts. The trailers, which can cost between … read more.

Maggard is Pioneer of the Year
Thu  Oct 30 2014 08:30AM
The Pioneer of the Year for 2014 is Jim Maggard, a local business owner, who has organized the Antique Car Parade and Show for Pioneer Days for 39 years. Maggard moved to Lake Wales with his wife Sue and a … read more.

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Central Europe, Britain oppose Ukraine rebel vote
Thu  Oct 30 2014 01:46PM
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — The foreign ministers of four Central European countries and Britain have condemned a plan by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine to hold local elections. In a common statement Thursday after their meeting in Bratislava, the ministers … read more.

Bodies of 48 Sunni tribal fighters found in Iraq
Thu  Oct 30 2014 01:46PM
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities on Thursday found the bodies of 48 Sunni tribesmen killed by the Islamic State group in the restive western province of Anbar, an official said. Faleh al-Issawi, a councilman in the Anbar provincial government, said … read more.

Surgery for 1 Marysville school shooting victim
Thu  Oct 30 2014 01:46PM
SEATTLE (AP) — One of the students wounded in last Friday’s shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School is undergoing surgery Thursday at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. The hospital says 14-year-old Nate Hatch is having planned surgery to repair his jaw. … read more.

Malala donates prize money to rebuild Gaza school
Thu  Oct 30 2014 01:46PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — The U.N. agency that assists Palestinian refugees says Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai has donated $50,000 to rebuild a U.N. school in Gaza damaged during this summer’s Israel-Hamas war. UNRWA says Malala is donating all of … read more.

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