The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office looks for speeders in two spots this week. Deputies have their radar guns working on Midway Boulevard in Port Charlotte between Kings Highway and Route 41, and in Punta Gorda on State Road 31 and County Road 74. Additionally, deputies enforce traffic lights at two intersections. They have stationed themselves […]
FWC’s got some questions after a weekend boat crash in Charlotte Harbor. http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-070615-Jennings-Boat Crash VO.mp3 Two boats collided near the U.S. 41 bridge Saturday night around 10. NBC2 reports Arthur Zimbicki was checking on the other boater, identified as Travis Price, and told him he was going to call 911. That’s when Price, according to […]
Sarasota Police have released surveillance video of a suspect they’re looking for in an armed robbery at North Trail Liquors in the 3400 block of N. Tamiami Trail. It happened yesterday afternoon. You can see the video on their website, www.sarasotapd.org. The suspect was wearing a mask, baseball cap, bandana, and loong gray shorts. If […]
The southbound lanes of US-41 near Cochran Boulevard in Port Charlotte are open again after a crash earlier this afternoon. The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating.
Five Gulf Coast states and the federal government have reached an agreement, in principle, to settle all the remaining claims outstanding from the 2013 BP oil spill…. http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-070315-Jennings-BP Deal Wwap.mp3 Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s getting credited with helping to lead Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama and Texas to the deal $18.7-billion deal. Florida GOP State […]