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Area experts to discuss environment
Wed  Oct 7 2015 12:25AM
SARASOTA COUNTY — Steve Koski knows the importance of protecting the natural environment. He wants to makes sure everyone else knows it too. Koski is one of a panel of … Find out how to read more online.
Four injured in El Jobean wreck
Tue  Oct 6 2015 04:06PM
The female driver of a four-door sedan (vehicle on left) was flown to Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers with minor injuries after being involved in a crash around 11:30 … Find out how to read more online.
Superintendents to state: Suspend grades
Wed  Oct 7 2015 12:25AM
The new Florida Standards Assessment is considered high-stakes because its results may be used to judge students, teachers, districts and schools. With so much at stake, superintendents across the state … Find out how to read more online.
Cougars gain first on-field win
Wed  Oct 7 2015 12:25AM
ENGLEWOOD — The Englewood Midget division Cougars came through with a strong effort to defeat the visiting Venice Vikings 20-6 Saturday in Peace River Conference Pop Warner action. The Cougars … Find out how to read more online.
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Pistorius family: Oscar’s rights being undermined
Tue  Oct 6 2015 10:38PM
SOMERSET WEST, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius’ family criticized South African authorities on Tuesday for delays in deciding whether he should be released from jail and moved to house arrest, saying his rights were being “undermined” because of the … read more.

House committee approves bill to allow open carry of guns
Tue  Oct 6 2015 10:36PM
TALLAHASSEE (AP) — Licensed gun owners would be able to openly carry their weapons in public under a bill approved by the House Criminal Justice Subcommittee on Tuesday. Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz cited federal crime statistics that show that states … read more.

Zimbabwe: 14 elephants killed by cyanide poisoning
Tue  Oct 6 2015 10:36PM
HARARE, Zimbabwe — Fourteen elephants were poisoned by cyanide in Zimbabwe in three separate incidents, two years after poachers killed more than 200 elephants by poisoning, Zimbabwe’s National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority said Tuesday. Three elephants were killed in … read more.

Search for answers begins in sinking of US cargo ship
Tue  Oct 6 2015 10:36PM
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — On board the 790-foot El Faro when it set out on its doomed voyage into the path of Hurricane Joaquin were five Polish workers whose job was to prepare the engine room for a retrofitting. Could … read more.

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Pets a blessing at St. Francis
Tue  Oct 6 2015 08:30AM
GROVE CITY — Barbie Frickert is the proud grandmother of a handful of granddogs. On Saturday, the Rotonda West resident cheerfully watched as her granddog Poo, a half-Catahoula and half-dachsund, was blessed at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. “Poo … Find out how to read more online.

Police end baby burial probe
Tue  Oct 6 2015 04:22PM
CHARLOTTE COUNTY — The Punta Gorda Police Department has suspended a 10-month investigation stemming from a tip that a woman and/or her significant other buried a baby behind a local home — the same one where the body of a … Find out how to read more online.

New South Venice Beach ferry awaits snowbirds
Wed  Oct 7 2015 12:25AM
SOUTH VENICE — The long saga of the South Venice Beach ferry is finally over. Broken parts on a new ferry, a fire and a contract dispute over repairs delayed delivery for nearly eight months. “The good news is that … Find out how to read more online.

State reps to examine anchoring
Tue  Oct 6 2015 08:30AM
ENGLEWOOD — For more than two years, anchoring and live-aboards on Lemon Bay have been a concern for Charlotte County officials. But it’s not just a county concern; anchoring is a state concern as well. The Florida House State Affairs Committee … Find out how to read more online.

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