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Coast Guard preaches safety for this weekend

The Coast Guard wants boaters in the region to use caution this holiday weekend after recent incidents. These incidents include the disappearance of a family of four off the coast near Englewood, as well as a man’s death following a boat collision near Boca Grande. Officials want people to prepare themselves by having the right […]

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Two crashes in Charlotte Co. block roads

Two separate crashes involving semi trucks caused traffic delays this afternoon. One happened on I-75. and the other on Bermont Road. The Bermont Road crash happened late this morning at State Road 31 east of Punta Gorda. The highway patrol said it caused a complete roadblock at the intersection where a truck overturned. It reported […]

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