BAKER COUNTY

BAKER COUNTY

Partners celebrate project to reintroduce clams into the Indian River Lagoon

From the St. Johns River Water Management District The St. Johns River Water Management District and Brevard Zoo today celebrated the launch of an innovative...

Florida manatees face greater threats to habitat and health

By Michayla Savitt/Florida News Connection Polluted wastewater released into Tampa Bay at Piney Point in the last two weeks is only one threat to Florida...

White House assessment gives Florida’s infrastructure a ‘C’ grade

By John Haughey/The Center Square Florida needs to invest nearly $22 billion in drinking water infrastructure, nearly 1.5 million Floridians are “rent-burdened,” and more than...

Updating Breaking News: Two-vehicle crash in Charlotte County kills driver

From the Florida Highway Patrol Troopers from the Florida Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle collision in Charlotte County this morning that resulted in the...

Updating Breaking News: Motorcycle collides with detached utility trailer on CR-760 in DeSoto County

From the Florida Highway Patrol Troopers from the Florida Highway Patrol responded to a collision between a motorcycle and a detached utility trailer on County...

In case you missed it: The news week in review

5 stories that shaped the news week in Florida: https://theseminolesource.com/florida-house-debates-medicaid-expansion/ https://theseminolesource.com/longtime-florida-congressman-alcee-hastings-dies-84/ https://theseminolesource.com/seminole-state-launches-partnership-community-college-air-force/ https://theseminolesource.com/conserving-water-benefits-floridas-springs/ https://theseminolesource.com/fl-house-tees-1-billion-tax-break-business-expense-consumers-unemployed-workers/

Seminole State bridges the gap

From Seminole State College Seminole State College of Florida is offering the Bridge the Gap program this summer, a unique program designed for 2020 high...

Target’s car seat trade-in is back

From Staff Reports Target’s annual car seat trade-in event is happening now until April 17. Target first introduced the program in April 2016. Since the program...

Due to COVID-19, it’s not likely that Florida will meet the threshold for testing...

By Danielle J. Brown/Florida Phoenix Families and educators every year prepare their students for key state exams. What they might not know, is that federal...

Water being pumped into Tampa Bay could cause a massive algae bloom, putting fragile...

By Larry Brand, University of Miami Millions of gallons of water laced with fertilizer ingredients are being pumped into Florida’s Tampa Bay from a leaking...

Updating Breaking News: Driver backs into patrol vehicle; arrested for DUI in Escambia County

From the Florida Highway Patrol The Escambia County Sheriff's Office was called to 6200 block Tributary Street in Pensacola in reference to a neighbor calling...

Tampa Bay braces for Red Tide outbreak after toxic wastewater leak

By Trimmel Gomes/Florida News Connection TAMPA - The uncontrolled release of millions of gallons of polluted wastewater at Piney Point into Tampa Bay is raising...