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In The News: UCF Responds To Bomb Threat, Activists Oppose Bear Hunts, Oysters Negatively Affecting Economy, Duke Energy New Solar Plan

By on April 6th, 2015 | Last updated: April 6, 2015 at 1:01 pm

UCF Police Evacuate Student Union After Bomb Threat – The University of Central Florida Police Department evacuated the student union after a reported bomb threat late Saturday evening. Students were asked to avoid the student union until the police department […]

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In The News: Charter School Lawsuit Loses Major Plaintiff, Florida Group Advocates for Children of Illegal Immigrants, Seminole County Power Outage Affects 2,000 Residents, Local Students Qualify for International Competition

By on March 30th, 2015 | Last updated: March 30, 2015 at 11:51 am

Florida Charter School Lawsuit Loses Major Plaintiff – The Florida Association of School Administrators has pulled out of a lawsuit challenging the legality of Florida’s corporate tax scholarship program. According to FASA executive director Juhon Mixon, the board dropped out […]

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In the News: New Cancer Treatment, Seniors Support Medical Marijuana, Scott’s Campaign Contribution, UF Negotiates Energy

By on November 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: November 3, 2014 at 10:04 am

Proton accelerator arrives at Orlando Health – The 58-ton proton accelerator delivers radiation to cancerous tumors and is a more precise treatment than the traditional x-ray techniques. The $25 million project was lifted by crane over the weekend and is […]

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Crystal River local: power plant closing is ‘complete devastation’

By on February 7th, 2013 | Last updated: February 9, 2013 at 2:46 pm

Duke Energy is closing its Crystal River nuclear power plant. More than 600 people may lose their jobs.

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Crystal River’s nuclear plant retires, but Progress Energy is not leaving

By on February 5th, 2013 | Last updated: February 5, 2013 at 5:40 pm

Duke Energy is closing its Crystal River Nuclear Plant after a crack in one of its buildings was discovered in 2009.

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Levy County awaits power plant license as Florida’s Supreme Court reviews Florida’s Energy Act

By on October 8th, 2012 | Last updated: October 22, 2012 at 11:04 am

As a law allowing utilities to charge customers in advance for the construction of nuclear power plants is under review, the Levy County waits for approval from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for a license to build a nuclear power plant.

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Proposed Levy county nuclear plant moves forward

By on September 12th, 2012 | Last updated: September 19, 2012 at 11:46 am

Duke Energy is planning to move forward with its effort to build a $24-billion nuclear plant in Levy County. The announcement on Monday came as a surprise to many who heard Jim Rogers, chief executive officer of Duke Energy, speak […]

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