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LCPD: Patient steals, wrecks ambulance

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Trading one set of sirens for another, a combative patient at Lake City Medical Center stole an ambulance and crashed the emergency vehicle before officers arrested him Monday night, according to t

Teachers rally in Tally

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Tanya Johnson is a local teacher with 18 years’ experience and a master’s degree, but she still can’t qualify for a home loan.

Mom jailed too in $99K fraud

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Following in her son’s footsteps, a Lake City woman was arrested Friday for her role in their $99,000 scheme to raid her estranged husband’s retirement account, deputies say.

Inmate dies at county jail

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Shortly after her arrest by state troopers Friday for a DUI, a Columbia County jail inmate died while in custody, sheriff’s officials say.

$10M is Brannan’s target

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A $2.8 million fix for Fort White’s ongoing water crisis and an $88,500 investment into a youth summer job program in Lake City are among the projects state representative Chuck Brannan is asking t