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SARASOTA & MANATEE COUNTIES, FL (WWSB) - In the weeks after the Parkland massacre, the state legislature passed the Marjory Stoneman Douglas School Safety Act which, among other things, requires a school resource officer in every school. School districts across the state, including Saras…

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SARASOTA & MANATEE COUNTIES, FL (WWSB) - The House District 73 race will be between Democrat Liv Coleman and Republican Tommy Gregory. The race started off with a bang before the primary even started when Republican Melissa Howard was forced to drop out of the race after lying about havi…

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FLORIDA (WWSB) - The two gubernatorial candidates released their education plans if elected a few weeks ago. Democrat Andrew Gillum wants to increase on public education by a billion dollars by raising taxes on corporations and raising teachers' wages to at least $50,000 a year. Republican R…

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SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - The retirement of Congressman Tom Rooney set a whole lot in motion. State Senator Greg Steube is running for the open seat in Congress and republican State Representative Joe Gruters is running for Steube's seat against democrat Olivia Babis.

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SARASOTA & MANATEE COUNTIES (WWSB) - Just over a year ago, Hurricane Maria was hitting Puerto Rico. This caused thousands of Puerto Ricans to move from the island to Florida. Now, a federal judge is ordering 32 Florida counties, including Sarasota and Manatee, to print sample ballots in …

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SARASOTA & MANATEE COUNTIES, FL (WWSB) - Many residents on the Suncoast love their lawn and will go through extreme lengths to take great care of it. That includes putting lots of fertilizer to make it as green and healthy as possible. But does this lead to Red Tide getting worse?

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FLORIDA (WWSB) - The two gubernatorial candidates released their education plans if elected a few weeks ago. Democrat Andrew Gillum wants to increase on public education by a billion dollars by raising taxes on corporations and raising teachers' wages to at least $50,000 a year. Republican R…