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News Minute: Here is the latest Florida news from The Associated Press

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The public will soon get a look inside an historic house hidden in trees near the Florida Governor's Mansion. The state will open the Grove, once the residence of former Gov. LeRoy Collins, later this year as a museum and architectural classroom.

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) - A publicly traded firm that appears to be positioning itself in advance of a medical marijuana vote in Florida later this year has acquired a trio of industrial buildings just north of the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport. Cannabis Rx is believed to have recently paid roughly $1.2 million for the 9.26-acre property.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Former executives at a Broward County tax preparation firm have been sentenced to federal prison for their roles in a $2 million tax fraud and identity theft operation. A federal judge on Friday sentenced 29-year-old Camilla Gonzalez to more than eight years in prison. Co-defendant Patricia Alcime, also 29, got nearly eight years behind bars.

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A 67-year-old Polish adventurer has paddled his kayak into New Smyrna Beach to mark the end of a 6,000-mile, trans-Atlantic journey. They Daytona Beach News-Journal reported that Aleksander "Olek" Doba kissed the ground after he landed yesterday.

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