Scientists at Mote Marine Laboratory say there are now four reported leatherback sea turtle nests in Sarasota County. The first two were found by turtle patrols earlier this summer. One was in Venice, another... Read More.
The school board in Sarasota County is considering new rules that would restrict students' cellphone use. Officially, the policy of the Sarasota County School Board is that cellphones should be turned off and put... Read More.
Deputies say three men were arrested last week in Manatee County for selling fentanyl. The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office says their investigation ended after detectives from the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations... Read More.
A Lee County duo was arrested for gun and drug charges after they were busted . Detectives with the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and Lee County Sheriff's Office worked together to make the arrest. When... Read More.
Eight different Charlotte County neighborhoods are expected to see their property taxes rise thanks to paving, sidewalk and bridge projects. At their meeting tomorrow, county commissioners are expected to vote on whether to send... Read More.
Officials in Charlotte County say a pair of aeronautics programs are competing for the space at Punta Gorda Airport that was left behind by Western Michigan University's flight school. Aeroguard Flight Training Center and... Read More.
Lee County deputies are investigating a deadly crash at the intersection of Hancock Bridge Parkway and Moody River Boulevard that happened this morning. The roads have since reopened. The cause of the crash still... Read More.
Get ready to pay more for trash pickup in Charlotte County starting next year. County commissioners this week approved a new 7-year contract with Waste Management. With it, a price hike of nearly 75... Read More.
A nasty virus that could kill your dogs is spreading through Lee County. The parvovirus spreads when dogs come into contact with dirt contaminated with feces. The dogs then track it into the house,... Read More.
If you Would you like to adopt a dog, the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is hosting an event for dog lovers on the Suncoast. During the month of May, Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office Animal... Read More.