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Megan Mellado

WESH 2 News

Orlando, FL, United States

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Recent articles by Megan:

Central Florida animal shelters running out of space

Several shelters are planning events or promotions to help increase adoptions. → Read More

20-year-old man arrested after deadly Kissimmee shooting, crash

A man has been arrested following a deadly shooting and crash in Osceola County. → Read More

St. Cloud construction impacts businesses as holidays approach

The project was expected to be done by the holidays, but with Thanksgiving just a week away, that outcome is unlikely. → Read More

Free Narcan available at Osceola County Health Department

In hopes of reducing the number of deaths caused by substance abuse in central Florida, the health department is giving out free Narcan nasal spray kits. → Read More

Hurricane victims find new home as they await assistance

Some are making repairs to their homes as others are still looking for brand new ones. → Read More

Osceola County sheriff speaks on the importance of storm safety

The sheriff’s office has increased the number of operators and dispatchers responding to emergency calls. → Read More

Tropical Storm Nicole has Osceola residents preparing

Many people in Osceola County who didn’t fill sandbags ahead of Ian are doing so ahead of Nicole. → Read More

Kissimmee residents staying in hotels after hurricane damage

"We basically lost everything, everything we've had." → Read More

Man unconscious behind wheel of car with kids inside, police say

The arrest report says Emilien had “bloodshot eyes and pinpoint pupils” and that he was “experiencing an overdose due to narcotics.” → Read More

Osceola courthouse hosts Halloween-themed group wedding

“May there be only treats in your marriage, never be tricks and that your love continues to be sweet for all eternity." → Read More

Judge will review Osceola County's one-cent sales tax measure

The ordinance “conveys to voters the impression that the tax increase is less than it materially is by not disclosing the rate of the tax," according to a lawsuit filed by State Rep. Anthony Sabatini. → Read More

Improvements to Puerto Rican power grid underway, governor says

Instead of just repairing power poles and transmission lines, they’re replacing the damaged equipment and bringing it up to date. → Read More

Osceola County commission District 2 race: Meet the candidates

Incumbent Democrat Viviana Janer is up against Independent community advocate Beulah "Rosita" Farquharson. → Read More

Why Florida residents are getting FEMA applications denied

One reason is if you already have insurance coverage. → Read More

Kissimmee residents forced to use portable toilets after Ian

“They did put two porta-potties by administration, but that’s almost half a mile away from my house. Elders can’t deal with that,” a resident said. → Read More

Hurricane Ian displaces Osceola residents now living in hotels

The majority of people staying at the Red Lion Hotel in Kissimmee have been displaced from flooded Good Samaritan Village. → Read More

Nikolas Cruz jury recommendation: Parkland shooting survivor reacts

Many people are disappointed with the jury’s recommendation of life in prison for Nikolas Cruz, including students who survived the shooting. → Read More

Residents return to Good Samaritan Village after Hurricane Ian

A couple started packing up anything they could save, but said the significant majority of their belongings are gone. → Read More

Inspectors assess damage to Good Samaritan Village homes

Inspectors are working on assessing which homes at Good Samaritan Village will be habitable and which ones won’t be. → Read More

Osceola County floodwaters recede yet many are without homes

"Any repairs could take months to complete, so we are encouraging these residents to secure other housing options." → Read More