Saturday Editorial: Readers debate suing makers of opioids

Jacksonville City Councilman Bll Gulliford wants the city to hire a law firm to sue companies that make and distribute prescription painkillers.

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Friday Editorial: Williams has shown an open mind and a willingness to listen

After two years in office, Sheriff Mike Williams has shown the willingness to listen.

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Ron Littlepage

08/11/2017 - 18:16
Last week, The Washington Post published a story about Palatka under a headline that read in part...
08/08/2017 - 16:17
My, my, how attitudes do change from one mayoral administration to the next.

Letters from readers

Saturday Lead Letter: Effective fishing regulations benefit all Floridians

I often read Bob McNally’s outdoors columns and am frequently informed and entertained.

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