Thursday, Aug 21, 2014

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Park playground closed until Sept. 5

HERNANDO BEACH — The playground at Linda Pedersen Park will be closed until Sept. 5.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Three attorneys seek to unseat incumbent in 5th Judicial Circuit

Three attorneys seek to unseat incumbent in 5th Judicial Circuit

Three private practice attorneys are vying to unseat incumbent Circuit Court Judge Sandy Kautz.
Updated: 5 hours ago

MPO seeks resident input on transportation projects

BROOKSVILLE — The Hernando/Citrus Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is giving residents from both counties 30 days to give their opinion on future transportation projects.
Published: 08/19/14

Pasco crash injures two Hernando residents

Two Hernando residents were airlifted to Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point after a Pasco County crash Sunday morning.
Published: 08/17/14
Five questions for Hernando commission District 4 candidates

Five questions for Hernando commission District 4 candidates

Two seats are up for grabs this year on the Hernando County Commission, but only District 4 is involved in this month’s primary.
Published: 08/16/14
Updated: 08/17/14
Strip search at jail reveals crystal meth

Strip search at jail reveals crystal meth

BROOKSVILLE — A 30-year-old New Port Richey woman was arrested Thursday by deputies who reported finding her with three plastic bags containing methamphetamine at the Hernando County Jail.
Published: 08/16/14
Updated: 08/17/14
Payments increase after garbage bill added to utilities

Payments increase after garbage bill added to utilities

BROOKSVILLE — To streamline payment collections, Hernando County commissioners in October voted to add people’s garbage collection bills to their water and sewer statements.
Published: 08/16/14
Updated: 08/17/14
Voters get early start

Voters get early start

BROOKSVILLE — For whatever reason, voter turnout for primary elections always is light.
Published: 08/16/14
Updated: 08/17/14

Hernando County jobless rate increases

The unemployment rate in Hernando County shot up to 8.4 percent in July, the third consecutive monthly increase.
Published: 08/16/14
Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market eyed for Spring Hill Drive

Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market eyed for Spring Hill Drive

BROOKSVILLE — Hernando County soon might get its first Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market, a scaled-down grocery version of the larger superstores.
Published: 08/16/14

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