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Can an inflow of ocean water clean up Bethel Creek?

County commissioners are hoping to persuade a Melbourne-based university to study whether flushing a

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Green sea turtles seen nesting on our beaches in record numbers

Last year saw a plunge in green sea turtle nests in Indian River County, with just 235 counted, the

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Accused murderer gets another trial delay

Asbury Lee Perkins, who has thus far avoided going to trial to face charges of premeditated murder i

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Somerset Academy moving ahead with plans for new 1,700-student charter school near Pointe West

Somerset Academy has been granted tentative approval to open a new K-8 charter school that will even

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Historic house completes move to Indian River State College

The three partially dismantled structures were hulking, barely discernible shadows as dawn broke ove

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How city spent money from sale of Vero Electric

The city of Vero Beach pocketed only about 22 percent of the $183.3 million it got from Florida Powe

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Two nursing homes don’t have generators for hurricane season

As the season’s first hurricane made landfall on the Gulf Coast last weekend, two Vero nursing hom

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Capt. Milo Thornton promoted to high-ranking position

The highest-ranking black law enforcement officer in the 94-year history of Indian River County, She

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School board unlikely to face any legal consequences for holding unlawful meeting

Two months after the School Board held a special meeting to discuss paying off now-departed Superint

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6 local schools, including Beachland, get better grades

Academic achievement at several Indian River County schools showed improvement this year, but school

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Computer crash forces doctors to cancel entire week of appointments

Hundreds of island residents had their doctors’ appointments canceled last week after a computer c

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Lawnwood undertakes $100 million expansion

Lawnwood Regional Med-ical Center is getting a major infusion of funds that could speed up construct