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July 26, 2001

Harris to give media access to computers
The media will be given access to computers used for her statements during the ballot recount.

Grand jury: Inmate steered ID scam
Authorities say the prisoner directed five others in the fraud ring by phone and through the mail from his state prison cell in Wewahitchka.

Mosquito spraying starts in Panhandle to halt virus
People are asked to stay indoors as a DC-3 sweeps over at night to kill mosquitoes that can spread West Nile virus.

Shoppers, this holiday is for you
The state sales tax holiday returns for a nine-day run beginning Saturday, but this year fewer items are tax-free.
List: What’s taxable, what’s not

Education paycheck revisited
A day after announcing a lucrative package for Education Secretary Jim Horne, the board agrees to put it to lawmakers.

U.S. Interior to review tribal gambling rules
Federal rules released during the Clinton administration were aimed at expanding gambling on reservations in Florida.

Bush lectures university leaders
The governor delivers some tips and directives to the state's university trustees. Not everyone is favorably impressed.

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