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32-year-old man dies after stabbing in Spring Hill

A 32-year-old man was fatally stabbed Friday night during an altercation inside a Spring Hill home, deputies said.
Updated: 15 hours ago
More manatee protections enacted in Crystal River

More manatee protections enacted in Crystal River

HOMOSASSA — Wildlife officials are officially implementing rules to give manatees more space in a Florida spring also popular with swimmers and kayakers.
Published: 02/26/15

Citrus deputy shoots suspect, authorities say

Citrus deputies responded to an officer-involved shooting near North Page Avenue in Hernando, deputies said.
Published: 02/25/15

Venice woman killed in Brooksville crash

A Venice woman was killed Tuesday night and a 6-year-old girl was injured in a single-car crash in Brooksville.
Published: 02/25/15
Woman, 50, marries man, 76, steals $100,000 from him, deputies say

Woman, 50, marries man, 76, steals $100,000 from him, deputies say

A 50-year-old woman who married a 76-year-old Hernando man in September was arrested Monday in Jacksonville and charged with stealing more than $100,000 from him, deputies said.
Published: 02/19/15
Caretaker fears mining operation will damage Brooksville cemetery

Caretaker fears mining operation will damage Brooksville cemetery

Cemex Construction Materials has leased nearly 600 acres of land around an African-American cemetery and wants to mine for limerock deposit as close as 250 feet from the cemetery borders.
Published: 02/13/15
Updated: 02/14/15

Hernando deputies uncover Brooksville grow house

A Brooksville man was arrested Wednesday after deputies say he was operating a grow house where 52 marijuana plants were seized.
Published: 02/12/15
SUV tied to Pasco slaying suspects found in Weeki Wachee

SUV tied to Pasco slaying suspects found in Weeki Wachee

Authorities have found a Ford Explorer that they believe two suspects used to flee the scene of a triple homicide committed early Monday in the Moon Lake community in Pasco County.
Published: 02/11/15
Updated: 02/12/15
Four men arrested in slaying of Clearwater man

Four men arrested in slaying of Clearwater man

Clearwater police said Friday they have arrested four men in the Jan. 9 fatal armed robbery of an 82-year-old man.
Published: 02/06/15
Updated: 02/07/15

Hernando teen located safe; went missing after dad’s death

A 13-year-old Hernando County boy reported missing after his father was killed in a motorcycle crash has be found and reunited with relatives, authorities said.
Published: 02/06/15
Updated: 02/07/15