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  1. Potentially deadly virus found in central FL chickensRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... Florida have tested positive for the potentially fatal West Nile virus. The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County advised residents Friday to protect themselves against mosquito bites. Some of the recommended measures are covering the skin ...

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  2. Potentially Deadly Virus Found In Florida ChickensRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County advised residents Friday to protect themselves against mosquito bites.

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  3. West Nile Virus alert: Chickens test positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    ... TWO WEEKS BEFORE ALERTING THE PUBLIC. THE CHICKENS THAT TESTED POSITIVE ARE IN GENEVA AND BLACK HAMMOCK IN SEMINOLE COUNTY. THEY TOLD ME THEY WERE WAITING FOR STATE LAB RESULTS TO GET BACK BUT THE COUNTY TELLS ME THEY KNEW ABOUT THESE INFECTED ...

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  4. Case worker arrested in toddler's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... and patches on the girl's scalp from forceful pulling of the child's hair. Irizarry was booked in to the Seminole County, FL jail on two counts of falsifying official records resulting in great bodily harm. The second-degree felonies have him facing ...

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  5. Caseworker lied before child died, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... Home Society of Florida: two felony counts of falsifying official child welfare records. He was booked in Seminole County, where bond was set at $10,000. "These charges should serve to remind those responsible for protecting our children of how ...

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  6. West Nile Virus reported in SeminoleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    "We work closely with mosquito control partners to increase spraying in Geneva and Black Hammock," said Dr. Swannie Jett, health officer of the Department of Health in Seminole County, in a release.

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  7. Ex-caseworker charged with falsifying visit records prior to death of 2-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    The former caseworker who was supervising a 2-year-old Seminole County girl before she was killed has been charged.

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  8. Child welfare worker arrested in Rachel Fryer caseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... the head, but he also noted she had bite marks and other injuries. Her mother, Rachel Fryer, 32, is in the Seminole County Jail, charged with murder and aggravated child abuse. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty. She told Sanford police that ...

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  9. No charges in Seminole tax sign caseRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    State Attorney Phil Archer will not pursue charges in the case of Seminole school district employees who distributed pro-tax signs, his office said Friday.

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  10. Two Sanford companies looking to create 44 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Seminole County Commission on Aug. 26 will look at two proposals for incentives to create 44 jobs in Sanford.

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  11. Help wanted: Subcontractors sought for I-4 makeover development officeRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... rebuilding 21 miles of highway from west of Kirkman Road in Orange County to east of State Road 434 in Seminole County, and adding four tolled express lanes onto I-4, while maintaining existing general-use lanes that drivers still can use for free. ...

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  12. Mimi's Cafe closes in Altamonte Springs; Millenia location in Orlando remains openRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... loyee at the south Orlando eatery and a corporate public relations representative confirmed the closing. The Seminole County number has been disconnected.

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  13. Officials warn of rabies-positive raccoon in Lake Mary, Seminole Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WFTV Orlando

    The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County is asking for increased awareness for rabies after a raccoon that attacked a resident and her dog tested positive for the disease.

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  14. Critter cam: Wildlife captured on motion-sensing, infrared cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Orlando Sentinel

    The unique wildlife video footage that I capture with my infrared, motion sensor-triggered video camera in my Seminole County backyard is always full of surprises.

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  15. Rabies alert issued for Lake Mary areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... who has been bitten or scratched by a raccoon recently, to contact the Florida Department of Health in Seminole County at 407-665-3294. Rabies is a disease of the nervous system that can cause paralysis and can be fatal. It is spread through saliva, ...

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  16. Most Orlando luxury estate buyers come with cash in handRead the original story

    Thursday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The buyer who purchased Dwight Howard's estate in Seminole County, Fla., last month wasn't the Orlando market's only luxury seeker to come with cash in hand.

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  17. PD: Man put phone in shoe to record up women's skirtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | WESH-TV

    ... G PUT TAPE MATCHING HIS SHOE COLOR ON THE iPhone CAMERA LENS. HE WAS BOOKED IN TO JAIL LAST NIGHT HERE IN SEMINOLE COUNTY ON A CHARGE OF VIDEO VOYEURISM. HE DID BOND OUT. COMING UP NEW AT 6:00, WE'LL TELL YOU WHAT WE FOUND IN HIS APOPKA NEIGHBORHOOD.

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  18. Child rapist re-arrested, accused of going to Sanford city park dozens of timesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Twenty-year-old Nijhir Lomax is a convicted child rapist. When he was 17, he raped a 6-year-old girl whom he was babysitting while her mother was running errands.

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  19. Third arrest made in 2012 Altamonte Springs home invasion killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | WFTV Orlando

    ... charged with robbery with a firearm and conspiracy to commit robbery with a firearm. He is being held in the Seminole County jail without bail. Channel 9 Eyewitness News has produced the most accurate local news and weather technology available, our ...

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  20. Plakon fundraiser drawing Seminole GOP brassRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Scott Plakon 's bid for the Florida House of Represntatives is about to line up most of the top Republican brass in Seminole County to host a fundraiser next week.

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