Face coverings now optional in Marion County Pu...

With local positivity rates declining, face coverings are now completely...

House panel eyes health care worker shortages

A staffing crisis currently plaguing hospitals, nursing homes and community...

COVID numbers: Marion County Public Schools COV...

MCPS recorded 41 total new cases for the week of...

Marion’s COVID numbers continue downward trend

Marion County’s COVID numbers continue to decline. The county registered...

New drive-thru Covid testing site opens in SE O...

The Florida Department of Health – Marion County (FLDOH-MC) partnered...

Marion County’s new paramedicine program

A program designed to help mostly homebound Ocala residents struggling...

Humane Society of Marion County to expand with ...

The Humane Society of Marion County (HSMC) will be expanding...

COVID numbers: Marion County Public Schools COV...

MCPS recorded 49 total new cases for the week of...

Weekly update: Marion’s COVID numbers fall once...

Marion County’s COVID numbers fell last week. The county registered...

AdventHealth expands emergency care into Bellev...

On Sept. 30, leaders at AdventHealth cut the ribbon on...

Casey DeSantis Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

TALLAHASSEE — With Gov. Ron DeSantis describing her as a...

COVID numbers: School numbers drop again

Marion County Public Schools (MCPS) COVID numbers dropped again last...

Marion COVID-19 cases fall 41%

COVID-19 cases in Marion County dropped sharply last week, with...

Marion Schools watch and wait for fallout of ne...

Marion County schools got right to work after a recent...

Hospital District passes $15 million budget, sw...

The Marion County Hospital District will spend nearly $15 million...

School COVID-19 cases drop by almost 39%

  Marion County Public Schools COVID-19 numbers continue to drop....

Marion COVID-19 cases continue freefall

COVID-19 numbers in Marion County dropped once again, with the...

Ocala doctor new president of state physician’s...

Ocala’s Dr. Doug Murphy Jr. was recently named president of...

Marion COVID-19 cases drop again, hospitalizati...

COVID numbers dropped in Marion County last week, with the...

Local COVID-19 cases in children rise, but rema...

The recent surge in COVID-19 cases in Marion County has...

Navigating the delta variant: Despite COVID-19...

In 2020, local prep sports teams lost games and, in...

Weekly COVID-19 numbers fall in Marion

COVID cases in Marion County fell sharply during the last...

UF plans veterinary hospital at WEC

The University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine hopes to...

DeSantis school mask mandate ban back in force

ST. PETERSBURG — The on-again, off-again ban imposed by Republican...

COVID-19 cases fall at public schools, overall

COVID cases in Marion County Public Schools dropped last week,...

County COVID broadcast tackles misinformation

Marion County hosted a live-streaming question-and-answer event this week to...

Kids hospitalized by COVID increase as well

TALLAHASSEE – As Florida schools opened their doors to students...

Marion schools’ COVID-19 cases surge

The number of COVID-19 cases reported at Marion County Public...

Replacing surgeon general may be difficult

TALLAHASSEE – Florida needs a new state surgeon general. The...

COVID-19 keeps pummeling Marion County

COVID-19 numbers in Marion County continued to surge last week with county schools registering hundreds...

Pandemic Fatigue, Politics, and Positivity

As the COVID-19 pandemic stretches into its second year and...

Ivermectin COVID-19 use potentially dangerous

As COVID-19 cases spike, interest in non-traditional but potentially dangerous...

Marion reports record COVID-19 numbers

COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to rise in Marion County,...

Florida OKs private school vouchers if masks re...

TALLAHASSEE — Florida’s Board of Education approved an emergency rule...

Daily COVID-19 numbers available, if you know w...

Looking for the daily COVID-19 positivity rates in Marion County?...

Man goes home after months-long COVID-19 fight

After being hospitalized since February with COVID-19 complications, the one...

COVID-19 cases and vaccinations on the rise 

Marion County saw a sharp rise in COVID-19 cases over...

Governor to bar schools from requiring masks

FORT LAUDERDALE — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Friday he...

Food allergy or food sensitivity?

A growing number of individuals suffer with digestive problems and...

Marion reopens COVID-19 test site amid surge

As cases of COVID-19 in Marion County and Florida continue...

Orange, Leon requiring employees get vaccine

Citing a sharp rise in COVID-19 cases because of the...

COVID-19 surge continues in Marion

For a fourth straight week, COVID-19 cases nearly doubled in...

AdventHealth Ocala maintains current COVID-19 p...

While the Central Florida division of AdventHealth announced limits to...

County seeks to offset hospital Medicaid shortfall

The Marion County Commission unanimously approved an ordinance earlier this...

Heart of Florida to build free-standing clinic ...

Fresh off the sale of its former dental building, The...

COVID Update

The number of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in Marion County were up sharply last...

Ocala Health names Eric Schuck, MD as Chief Me...

Ocala Health, part of HCA Healthcare, announces the appointment of...

Marion COVID-19 uptick continues, delta variant...

For the second week in a row, Marion County experienced...

Opioid settlement approved by county commission

The Marion County Commission unanimously accepted the Purdue Pharma L.C....