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WTSP-TV Tampa
10News at the DeSoto Heritage Grand ParadeOn Saturday, 10News was out in the community for one of the biggest parades in
10News at the DeSoto Heritage Grand Parade
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 18 minutes ago
On Saturday, 10News was out in the community for one of the biggest parades in Manatee County! More than 100,000 enjoyed the sights and sounds of Saturday night's 78th annual DeSoto Heritage Grand Parade. The parade featured dozens of floats, bands,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Hertenstein, Rivers headline winnersplaced third in the 100 hurdles, while the Riverview 4x400 relay team of Reed S
Hertenstein, Rivers headline winners
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 42 minutes ago
placed third in the 100 hurdles, while the Riverview 4x400 relay team of Reed Service, Carson Black, Byron Allen and Justin Coffie won in 3:23.80. Kissimmee Osceola won the boys team title with 92 points, while Bradenton Manatee was second wit... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man 'booked hotels and hire cars using $260,000 of stolen air miles'including a $50,000 BMW Z4 sports car, a $47,000 Chevrolet Tahoe and a $26,000
Man 'booked hotels and hire cars using $260,000 of stolen air miles'
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
including a $50,000 BMW Z4 sports car, a $47,000 Chevrolet Tahoe and a $26,000 Chevrolet Camaro which he crashed in Manatee County, police say. RELATED ARTICLES Eighth grader sparks counterfeit investigation after she...Jailed founder of... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
2 missing from Lake Manatee after kayak flips overFlorida Fish and Wildlife Commission officials along with Manatee County emerge
2 missing from Lake Manatee after kayak flips over
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 7 hours ago
Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission officials along with Manatee County emergency personnel are investigating the disappearance of two kayakers after their kayak flipped over. Officials on scene say the two men were kayaking in Lake Manatee State... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Roadtrip: A manatee about town in Manatee County, Floridathat's so proud of its eccentric native herbivorous marine mammal, they named t
Roadtrip: A manatee about town in Manatee County, Florida
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
that's so proud of its eccentric native herbivorous marine mammal, they named the county after it. We're talking about Manatee County, incorporating the city of Bradenton and smaller towns of Anna Maria, Bradenton Beach, Longboat Key, Holmes... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Roadtrip travels with Gunnar Johnsonthat's so proud of its eccentric native herbivorous marine mammal, they named t
Roadtrip travels with Gunnar Johnson
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
that's so proud of its eccentric native herbivorous marine mammal, they named the county after it. We're talking about Manatee County, incorporating the city of Bradenton and smaller towns of Anna Maria, Bradenton Beach, Longboat Key, Holmes... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Longboat Key Travel Guidethat's so proud of its eccentric native herbivorous marine mammal, they named t
Longboat Key Travel Guide
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
that's so proud of its eccentric native herbivorous marine mammal, they named the county after it. We're talking about Manatee County, incorporating the city of Bradenton and smaller towns of Anna Maria, Bradenton Beach, Longboat Key, Holmes... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Anti-hunting groups plan court action to stop second Florida bear huntamazed at how there is such a concerted disregard for our iconic wildlife speci
Anti-hunting groups plan court action to stop second Florida bear hunt
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
amazed at how there is such a concerted disregard for our iconic wildlife species in Florida, like the panther, the manatee and now the black bear,” said Jackalone, with the Sierra Club in Florida, “It’s like our agencies don’t care anymore.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Volunteer hosts get to enjoy magic of Maine summer camping, all for freeup his fifth-wheel camper to his vintage pickup truck and head south, visiting
Volunteer hosts get to enjoy magic of Maine summer camping, all for free
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
up his fifth-wheel camper to his vintage pickup truck and head south, visiting with family and friends on his way to Little Manatee River State Park in Florida, where he’ll spend the winter in much the same way. It’s a lifestyle that’s growing in... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Manatee County sheriff warns citizens of sweepstakes scambut must pay upfront fees before receiving the prize. “This is a common scam t
Manatee County sheriff warns citizens of sweepstakes scam
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
but must pay upfront fees before receiving the prize. “This is a common scam that has been going on for years,” said Manatee County Sheriff W. Brad Steube in a news release. The sheriff’s reminder comes after a Bradenton man recently... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Preventing "summer slide" for your kidsReading with the Rays is made possible through a partnership with the public li
Preventing "summer slide" for your kids
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
Reading with the Rays is made possible through a partnership with the public library systems in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Manatee, Citrus, Polk, Pasco and Hernando counties. More than 20,000 bay area students participated over the summer from... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Lakewood Ranch man dies after van crashes into treea raised median, causing his 2016 Chrysler van to crash into a tree. Hough was
Lakewood Ranch man dies after van crashes into tree
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
a raised median, causing his 2016 Chrysler van to crash into a tree. Hough was pronounced dead at the scene. Passenger Janet L. Hough, 70, of Lakewood Ranch, was taken to Sarasota Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. Latest NEws: Manatee Cou... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Spend all summer camping in Maineup his fifth-wheel camper to his vintage pickup truck and head south, visiting
Spend all summer camping in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
up his fifth-wheel camper to his vintage pickup truck and head south, visiting with family and friends on his way to Little Manatee River State Park in Florida, where he’ll spend the winter in much the same way. It’s a lifestyle that’s growing in... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Senate hopeful Beruff holds to anti-immigration commenta political outsider. But we're not talking about Donald Trump. 10News WTSP p
Senate hopeful Beruff holds to anti-immigration comment
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
a political outsider. But we're not talking about Donald Trump. 10News WTSP political reporter Mark Rivera sat down with Manatee County developer Carlos Beruff. He’s running for Marco Rubio’s U.S. Senate seat and he's defending his call to ban... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
One dead in single-vehicle crash in Manatee CountyLAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla. - A single-vehicle crash on University Parkway in Manatee
One dead in single-vehicle crash in Manatee County
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla. - A single-vehicle crash on University Parkway in Manatee County claimed the life of a motorist Wednesday night. A 2016 Chrysler van driven by Wallace P. Hough, 70, of Lakewood Ranch was traveling eastbound on University Parkway... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
A manatee about townthat's so proud of its eccentric native herbivorous marine mammal, they named t
A manatee about town
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
that's so proud of its eccentric native herbivorous marine mammal, they named the county after it. We're talking about Manatee County, incorporating the city of Bradenton and smaller towns of Anna Maria, Bradenton Beach, Longboat Key, Holmes... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Tampa residents discover homes stolen without their knowledge using quit claim deedswebsite, to see if anything appears suspicious. Hillsborough County: Pinellas
Tampa residents discover homes stolen without their knowledge using quit claim deeds
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
website, to see if anything appears suspicious. Hillsborough County: Pinellas County: Pasco County: Polk County: Manatee County: Sarasota County: If you find any problems on their listings, contact the appraiser’s office... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
65-percent of inmates have addiction problemManatee County officials said emergency responders were being called to more th
65-percent of inmates have addiction problem
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Manatee County officials said emergency responders were being called to more than a dozen drug overdose calls in 2015. Deputies decided to take action to stop the drug use problems in the county. In January the sheriff's department opened the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Manatee jail drug rehab offers inmates hopeManatee County, Florida -- A new drug rehab program at the Manatee County Jail
Manatee jail drug rehab offers inmates hope
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
Manatee County, Florida -- A new drug rehab program at the Manatee County Jail helping to combat he growing number of inmates addicted to drugs and alcohol. The Recovery Pod program has 30 men and 20 women enrolled in the 60- to 90-day residential... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Senate hopeful Beruff holds to ban Muslims commenta political outsider. But we're not talking about Donald Trump. 10News WTSP p
Senate hopeful Beruff holds to ban Muslims comment
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
a political outsider. But we're not talking about Donald Trump. 10News WTSP political reporter Mark Rivera sat down with Manatee County developer Carlos Beruff. He’s running for Marco Rubio’s U.S. Senate seat and he's defending his call to ban... Read more
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ExtremeTech
The iTunes Music Store is 13 years old today, and iTunes is still a disasterto sell me on a monthly service partly delivered through a desktop application
The iTunes Music Store is 13 years old today, and iTunes is still a disaster
ExtremeTech / Posted 2 days ago
to sell me on a monthly service partly delivered through a desktop application with the grace and poise of a six-week dead manatee rotting on a Florida beach. After clicking on a few tracks and albums, iTunes has hit 500MB of RAM; clicking “Movies”... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Pint-sized Bradenton speed skater races nationally at 6 years oldArryn says she does. "I like skating and it's so fun," said Arryn. Arryn will
Pint-sized Bradenton speed skater races nationally at 6 years old
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Arryn says she does. "I like skating and it's so fun," said Arryn. Arryn will be competing again for nationals this year. However, at just 6 years old, her father says there's plenty of time if she doesn’t make it. Latest News: Manat... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Manatee County Jail opens substance abuse recovery pod for inmatesInmates with drug problems in Manatee County Jail now have the opportunity to g
Manatee County Jail opens substance abuse recovery pod for inmates
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Inmates with drug problems in Manatee County Jail now have the opportunity to get the help they need to get clean before they leave. Recovery Pod gives low-risk inmates access to recovery programs 65 percent of inmates at Manatee County Jail have... Read more
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Daily Mail
Denmark calls for tax on beef because cattle 'cause climate change'global temperature rise below 2C, it is necessary both to act quickly and invol
Denmark calls for tax on beef because cattle 'cause climate change'
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
global temperature rise below 2C, it is necessary both to act quickly and involve food. RELATED ARTICLES Double trouble: Manatee spotted swimming in Florida canal...How greedy farmers' addiction to drugs could kill millions:... Share this... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Carlos Beruff hopes to ride outsider wave to Florida U.S. Senate seatHe's willing to tap his own personal fortune, like Gov. Rick Scott. And, during
Carlos Beruff hopes to ride outsider wave to Florida U.S. Senate seat
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
He's willing to tap his own personal fortune, like Gov. Rick Scott. And, during a recent South Florida campaign swing, the Manatee County home developer pitched himself as the Republican candidate who could do well in November — even in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Florida manatee family captured on video after birth of rare twins A manatee has given birth to rare twins in southwest Florida, scientists say,
Florida manatee family captured on video after birth of rare twins
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
A manatee has given birth to rare twins in southwest Florida, scientists say, just months after the species was officially considered at a healthy enough population level to be... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Bradenton Police take lead in animal cruelty casesBradenton Police Department. Bevan says her detectives are now the lead invest
Bradenton Police take lead in animal cruelty cases
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
Bradenton Police Department. Bevan says her detectives are now the lead investigators in animal cruelty cases instead of Manatee County Animal Services. “We have more authority. We can write search warrants, issue subpoenas, and we have more... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Movie staring Burt Reynolds, Amy Smart filming at Southeastern Guide DogsThis week, some big Hollywood stars are in Manatee County shooting a new movie.
Movie staring Burt Reynolds, Amy Smart filming at Southeastern Guide Dogs
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
This week, some big Hollywood stars are in Manatee County shooting a new movie. Burt Reynolds, Amy Smart, Liam McIntyre, and more, are in Palmetto at Southeastern Guide Dogs, working on the film, “And Then There Was Light.” On Wednesday, Bay News 9... Read more
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Business Wire
Sunshine Bancorp, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial ResultsOperations are conducted from the main office in Plant City, Florida and eleven
Sunshine Bancorp, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial Results
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Operations are conducted from the main office in Plant City, Florida and eleven additional offices in Hillsborough, Polk, Manatee, Orange, and Pasco Counties, Florida. The Company provides community bank financial services to individuals,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twinsSARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Saraso
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twins
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Sarasota has given birth to rare twins. The manatee, Tomo-Bella, who has been observed by marine biologists since 1993, was spotted by an onlooker in a canal on Siesta Key this... Read more
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CBS News
Florida manatee gives birth to rare twinsSARASOTA, Fla. -- Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Sarasota h
Florida manatee gives birth to rare twins
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Sarasota has given birth to rare twins. The Herald-Tribune reports the manatee, Tomo-Bella, who has been observed by marine biologists since 1993, was spotted by an onlooker in a... Read more
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Salon.com
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twinsSARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Saraso
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twins
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Sarasota has given birth to rare twins. The Herald-Tribune (http://bit.ly/1NQipWF) reports the manatee, Tomo-Bella, who has been observed by marine biologists since 1993, was... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
The hypocrisy of the Cape Coral Councilwas a perfect showing of absolute hypocrisy by the Cape Coral Council when they
The hypocrisy of the Cape Coral Council
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
was a perfect showing of absolute hypocrisy by the Cape Coral Council when they decided not to approve the much-needed manatee protection for the north spreader canal versus their approval of banning bear hunting and looking into not allowing... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Cape Coral City Council rejects plan to expand Manatee Protection Zone to the North SpreaderBy a vote of 4-3 Monday night, City Council rejected an ordinance to expand the
Cape Coral City Council rejects plan to expand Manatee Protection Zone to the North Spreader
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
By a vote of 4-3 Monday night, City Council rejected an ordinance to expand the Manatee Protection Zone to the North Spreader Canal system in Northwest Cape. Assistant City Manager Mike Ilczyszyn told council members that manatees have been observed... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Manatee to hold teacher hiring event on May 5The School District of Manatee County is hosting a Teacher Job Fair and Hiring
Manatee to hold teacher hiring event on May 5
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
The School District of Manatee County is hosting a Teacher Job Fair and Hiring Event on Thursday, May 5. 10News WTSP recently reported on the school district's teacher shortage due to the state's early retirement program called DROP. The district... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twinsSARASOTA, Fla. (AP) -- Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Saras
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twins
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 3 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) -- Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Sarasota has given birth to rare twins. The Herald-Tribune reports the manatee, Tomo-Bella, who has been observed by marine biologists since 1993, was spotted by an onlooker... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Manatee bus riders: FDOT wants to hear from youIn Manatee County, more work is being done to improve the flow of traffic. Sur
Manatee bus riders: FDOT wants to hear from you
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
In Manatee County, more work is being done to improve the flow of traffic. Survey produced good feedback, except from those dependent on public transit FDOT looking for more feedback from bus riders on how congestion affects them Once surveys are... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twinsScientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Sarasota has given birth to
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twins
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Sarasota has given birth to rare twins. The Herald-Tribune reports the manatee, Tomo-Bella, who has been observed by marine biologists since 1993, was spotted by an onlooker in a canal on Siesta Key... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twinsSARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Saraso
Cute alert: Florida manatee gives birth to twins
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Sarasota has given birth to rare twins. The Herald-Tribune (http://bit.ly/1NQipWF) reports the manatee, Tomo-Bella, who has been observed by marine biologists since 1993, was... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tomo-Bella the manatee gives birth to rare twins near Siesta KeyA well-documented manatee that swims near Siesta Key has given birth to rare tw
Tomo-Bella the manatee gives birth to rare twins near Siesta Key
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
A well-documented manatee that swims near Siesta Key has given birth to rare twins, Mote Marine Laboratory in Sarasota said. The manatee, Tomo-Bella, who has been observed by marine biologists since 1993, was spotted with the twins this month by... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Cute Alert: Florida Manatee Gives Birth to TwinsBy: Associated PressApril 27, 2016 SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) -- Scientists say a man
Cute Alert: Florida Manatee Gives Birth to Twins
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 3 days ago
By: Associated PressApril 27, 2016 SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) -- Scientists say a manatee that swims in waters near Sarasota has given birth to rare twins. The Herald-Tribune reports the manatee, Tomo-Bella, who has been observed by marine biologists... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinanceAfter voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but re
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinance
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 3 days ago
After voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but rejecting a local manatee protection zone in Northwest Cape, City Council members had a change of heart and passed the manatee ordinance at Monday's meeting. Councilmember... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinanceAfter voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but re
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinance
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
After voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but rejecting a local manatee protection zone in Northwest Cape, City Council members had a change of heart and passed the manatee ordinance at Monday's meeting. Councilmember... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinanceAfter voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but re
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinance
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
After voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but rejecting a local manatee protection zone in Northwest Cape, City Council members had a change of heart and passed the manatee ordinance at Monday's meeting. Councilmember... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinanceAfter voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but re
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinance
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
After voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but rejecting a local manatee protection zone in Northwest Cape, City Council members had a change of heart and passed the manatee ordinance at Monday's meeting. Councilmember... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinanceAfter voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but re
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinance
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 3 days ago
After voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but rejecting a local manatee protection zone in Northwest Cape, City Council members had a change of heart and passed the manatee ordinance at Monday's meeting. Councilmember... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinanceAfter voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but re
City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinance
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 3 days ago
After voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but rejecting a local manatee protection zone in Northwest Cape, City Council members had a change of heart and passed the manatee ordinance at Monday's meeting. Councilmember... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Card skimmer found at Cape Coral gas stationhours Tuesday morning after a semi-truck crashed and caught fire near the Golde
Card skimmer found at Cape Coral gas station
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
hours Tuesday morning after a semi-truck crashed and caught fire near the Golden Gate Parkway exit. Racing boats, injured manatees lead to Cape council zoning ruleRacing boats, injured manatees lead to Cape council zoning rule After hearing... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Naples vehicle vs. pedestrian crash leaves roadblockhours Tuesday morning after a semi-truck crashed and caught fire near the Golde
Naples vehicle vs. pedestrian crash leaves roadblock
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
hours Tuesday morning after a semi-truck crashed and caught fire near the Golden Gate Parkway exit. Racing boats, injured manatees lead to Cape council zoning ruleRacing boats, injured manatees lead to Cape council zoning rule After hearing... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Tornadoes, large hail striking Midwestern, Plains stateshours Tuesday morning after a semi-truck crashed and caught fire near the Golde
Tornadoes, large hail striking Midwestern, Plains states
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
hours Tuesday morning after a semi-truck crashed and caught fire near the Golden Gate Parkway exit. Racing boats, injured manatees lead to Cape council zoning ruleRacing boats, injured manatees lead to Cape council zoning rule After hearing... Read more
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