Four unvaccinated children in Sarasota contract measles

The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County says the infections were acquired locally and the source has not been identified. The department is now working to identify and notify people who may have been exposed.
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  NASA’s Voyager 2 becomes 2nd Earth craft in interstellar space

The Voyager 2 spacecraft left the influence of our sun in early November, some 41 years after it was launched from Earth.

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  The reason why FDOT won’t add netting to prevent suicides on Sunshine Skyway Bridge

Sarasota County School Board Members look into changing the district’s Facebook policy

Thousands of mailed ballots in Florida were not counted

Authorities: Florida woman swung puppies around in backpack at bar

Police: Man broke into Sarasota restaurant, thrift store and robbed cellphone store

Police say 46-year-old Elijah Smith's crime spree began on November 14th, when around 12:30am he used a large rock to smash open the front door of Wicked Cantina on U.S. 41. Police were called to the restaurant when its burglary alarm was activated but by the time officers arrived, they say Smith ha
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  ‘White people are the best’: Columbia student’s racist tirade captured on video

In a racially charged rant, the Columbia sophomore harasses and shouts white supremacist ideologies at a group of primarily minority students.

  Third memorial goes up for a young hit and run victim, family believes a vandal is purposely targeting them

  3 carnival workers charged in killings of Kansas couple

First Alert Weather: Temperatures could drop to the low 40s this week

Sarasota Farmers Market has a new restroom proposal

First Frontier flight out of SRQ Airport scheduled for Monday

Flight cancellations at SRQ Airport due to winter storm

WEATHER UPDATE: Big Changes Ahead

First Alert Weather:Chance for thunderstorms Sunday, possibly severe

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  Football player, 16, accused of fatally stabbing classmate pregnant with his baby

The 17-year-old victim’s body was recovered from a dumpster hours after an alleged fight with the suspect over the pregnancy.

STATE HEADLINES

  Florida mom who threw 4-year-old daughter into river, killing her, declared incompetent for trial

FHP: Pedestrian killed in accident on University Parkway and Lockwood Ridge Rd.

FHP investigating fatal accident at University Parkway and Lockwood Ridge Road.

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Sheriff: Wife calls 911 to report she shot husband; man pronounced dead on scene

Sarasota city leaders to further discuss affordable housing

Police investigating Sarasota crash involving pedestrian

  Suncoast Resident Learns Painting He Bought in Venice 20 Years Ago was a Frank Sinatra Original

He bought it anyways for $8.56. After showing the piece to dozens of experts, and getting it analyzed, about five years later, he learned that there were key components that gave him the answer.
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  Trump’s troubled White House in search of new chief of staff

Trump's top pick for the job, Nick Ayers, is out of the running and Trump is now soliciting input on at least four individuals, including Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney and Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., the chair of the conservative House Freedom Caucus.

Higher concentrations of lead found in three Sarasota Co. schools

Bradford family attorney: Private autopsy reveals EJ was shot 3 times, lawyers for Bradford’s family viewed Riverchase Galleria video

Development of Newtown property facing soil and solid waste issues

Five people arrested in connection with selling Methamphetamine in Sarasota