Jennie-O to donate $25,000 in reward money to Jayme Closs

Hormel Foods and Jennie-O say they’ll donate the $25,000 they had offered in reward money for information leading to Jayme Closs directly to the 13-year-old girl.
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Ticket prices slump for Patriots-Rams Super Bowl game

The price of admission to the Feb. 3 game between New England and Los Angeles is averaging more than $4,000 a seat.


FUGITIVE CAUGHT: Suspect caught for alleged homicide and attempted homicide in Sarasota County

Florida’s 2018 youth vote swells over previous midterm

High school student in North Port arrested for bringing gun to school

Actress Ali MacGraw on the Suncoast for the Hermitage Artist Retreat

Local businesses help federal government employees affected by shutdown

Local businesses are stepping up to help federal government employees that are not getting paychecks because of the shutdown.
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  Nurse arrested in case of incapacitated woman who gave birth

Investigators arrested 36-year-old Nathan Sutherland on one count of sexual assault and one count of vulnerable adult abuse.

Raccoons test positive for Canine Distemper at DeSoto Park, PCAS suggest dog owners vaccinate regularly

Gas leak quickly fixed at Main Street and Palm in Sarasota

Area dental students offering free screenings

Disappearance of Charlotte County woman could be connected to convicted murderer

Sarasota School District takes next step in implementing a cell phone ban

City of Sarasota will update the community on their renewable energy goals

Mixed reaction on Suncoast regarding Supreme Court’s decision on transgender military ban

First Alert Weather: Warm Wednesday will give way to First Alert Weather day Thursday

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Mother arrested after newborn found dead in trash can at Amazon warehouse

The 22-year-old told police she didn’t know she was pregnant and panicked after giving birth then hid the newborn in the trash.


  Police: Man walked into Florida bank, shot and killed 5 people, then called police

FDOT gives detailed timeline for two I-75 projects in Manatee County

One I-75 project in Manatee County is wrapping up, while another one won't be completed for a few more years.


  Sarasota County has highest rate of unvaccinated kindergartners in Florida

Manatee County Commissioners approve 11 new lifeguard towers

Hospital Prices Online Has Been More Confusing Than Helpful For Patients

VIDEO | Deputies rescue 18-year-old Florida man who jumped in lake to avoid arrest but couldn’t swim

Lawmakers seek to limit constitution amendments to 1 subject

The Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously approved the bill Tuesday after senators complained about several items the commission placed on last November's ballot.
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Richest 26 people alive have as much money as poorest 3.8 billion, report says

The world's largest fortunes, according to the report, are growing at a rate of $2.5 billion a day.

Two men steal money from 14 gaming machines at Evie’s

FDOT gives detailed timeline for two I-75 projects in Manatee County

Ballot initiative to raise Florida’s minimum wage to $15 per hour heading to State Supreme Court

USF St. Petersburg mistakenly sends acceptance email to hundreds of applicants