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VENICE, Fla. (WWSB) -- For more than 60 years, a group of lime pits have made nearly half of Wellfield Park unusable. The city council wants to remove the lime, but with the costs going up time may be of the essence.

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BRADENTON, Fla. (WWSB) -- Manatee County Commissioners are calling for new testing to be done at the former site of Bayshore High School because of statistically significant numbers of cancer and auto-immune diseases diagnoses among alumni.

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BRADENTON, Fla. (WWSB) -- Bradenton City Council members approved a new version of the noise ordinance. Non-residential districts can now be louder later, but not everyone is pleased with the new rules.

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(WWSB) - Next week, President Trump will mark his 100th day in office and House republicans are looking to give him the gift of a new healthcare bill.

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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB)--The deadline to file your taxes is Tuesday, but major reform to the tax code could still be further away than President Trump initially projected.