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BOCC hears project updates

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At their regular meeting on Wednesday, the Nassau County Board of County Commissioners heard from the county engineer about $50 million in projects currently underway.

Pursuing singing dogs

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LEIGH COOPER / FOR THE NEWS-LEADER

Twenty-five days into a search for singing dogs in New Guinea, James “Mac” McIntyre hadn’t seen a single one.

5 more COVID deaths in county

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As a vaccine for the coronavirus arrived Monday in Northeast Florida, the Florida Department of Health – Nassau reported five more people in the county have died in the past week of COVID-19.