Fundraiser set for Sept. 8 for veterans group

The 14th Annual Citrus County Veterans Golf Tournament will be held Sept. 8 at the Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club Course for the Citrus County Veterans Foundation, Inc.
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County names new engineering division director

Citrus County Department of Public Works has named Laura Borgesi, PE, PSM, MPA as the new Engineering Division Director. Borgesi began her new position on July 2.
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Season runs July 1-Sept. 24

One of the most enjoyable and busy times for residents and visitors alike here in Citrus County is the annual Scallop Season which begins this year on July 1 and runs through Sept. 24.
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Trump briefed on Putin meddling before inauguration

Two weeks before his inauguration, President Trump was shown evidence that Russian President Vladimir Putin had directly ordered cyberattacks to disrupt the 2016 elections, the New York Times reports ...

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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg backtracks on comments about Holocaust deniers

Facebook may be locked in a battle against fake news, and now CEO Mark Zuckerberg is backtracking on claims that the social network won’t ban Holocaust deniers.

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North Korea yet to make good on promise to return US soldiers' remains

More than one month after the Trump-Kim summit in Singapore, North Korea has yet to make good on its promise to return the remains of American war dead.

Multiple injuries reported after explosion at Letterkenny Army Depot in Pa.

Several people were reportedly injured in an explosion at Pennsylvania's Letterkenny Army Depot on Thursday morning. Fire and rescue crews were on the scene. The cause of the explosion and the number of injuries weren't immediately clear. .