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WLRN WEEKEND: A collection of this week’s feature stories for your weekend reading

Helping queen conchs mate in the Florida Keys
Rising temperatures shut down some conchs’ impulse to reproduce. So scientists are ferrying them to colonies in deeper, cooler waters.
'I Am La Chiva:' A South Florida children’s author takes you on a ride through Colombia
Karol Hernández's new children’s picture book celebrates community and love for one's homeland. The West Palm Beach resident was inspired by her childhood in Colombia.
Shark teeth fossils are hard to find in South Florida — but not impossible
South Florida beach-goers might stumble upon some buried treasure — or at least shark teeth. Experts have some tips to increase your odds.
The South Florida economy at mid-year: inflation, housing and jobs still hot
The year began with South Florida home to the highest inflation rate and the lowest regional unemployment rate in the country. How about now?
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