SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - For the last few weeks, red tide has been affecting the Suncoast, causing a significant amount of dead fish on the shores of area beaches.
SIESTA KEY BEACH, FL (WWSB)- Siesta Key may be the number one beach in America, but red tide and litter have some beach goers wondering why.
SARASOTA COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - More than 100,000 drivers travel on I-75 in north Sarasota County every day, according to the Florida Department of Transportation. Transportation officials expect that number to grow.
PALMETTO, FL (WWSB) - Construction is underway at the site of the new Gateway Commons of Mantaee shopping center but some locals are concerned with the traffic the plaza will bring to the area.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - Nearly every morning and evening during the work week, drivers come to stop on Manatee County's Desoto Bridge, which connects Bradenton and Palmetto. And there's one of ten options on the table that will be studied as the "best alternative" to replace the Desot…
SARASOTA, Fl (WWSB) - A local animal adoption center is now closed after some of its kittens tested positive for a contagious, viral disease.
BRADENTON, FL (WWSB) - As chaos broke out during a school bus ride in April, 5-year-old Anabelle Hunting sat alone and helpless in the middle.
What's happening on the beach with the red tide, is actually good for the stores and restaurants. They remain very busy. Workers at the Big Olaf Ice Cream Shop in Siesta Key Village say business has really picked up, especially because it's an alternative to dealing with the red tide at…
SARASOTA COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - A foreign pilot for the Saudi Royal Family was arrested in Bangor, Maine for theft charges in North Port.
NORTH PORT, FL (WWSB) - "I'm excited that they're down here in Florida now," said Tish Murphy of Nokomis, after buying her 2020 Atlanta Braves Spring Training season tickets on Saturday.
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – This week we saw the chilling video of Janeene Jones -- aka the Black Widow -- trying to pay an assassin to kill her husband and another man. Now we are hearing from the family of Max Jones, Janeene's previous husband who died just a few years earlier.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - A system issue affecting Wells Fargo customers has been resolved, allowing users to make purchases and properly track their bank accounts.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Detectives with the Sarasota County Sheriff's office are investigating two early morning break-ins on Fruitville Road.
Charlotte County, FL (WWSB)- A Charlotte County woman is officially a millionaire after buying a winning ticket from the Florida lottery.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - A popular restaurant in Sarasota's Southside Village will shut down in two weeks and re-open in November.
The Baltimore Orioles' Gulf Coast League team is taking the main field their first home game of the 2018 season at Ed Smith Stadium.
PEMBROKE PINES, FL (RNN) – Professional trapper Mike Kimmel interceded Friday night in a battle between two vicious predators because the alligator was losing the fight.
NORTH PORT, FL (WWSB) - The City of North Port is reporting a boil water advisory following a temporary interruption in water service for all of Harbor Cove Mobile Home Park residents today.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Two cooling towers - both well over the length of a football field - came tumbling down in seconds on Saturday in Florida as part of an effort to dismantle a power plant.
RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENNESSE (WWSB) - A Tennessee woman ran into a critter you never want to see while driving. A six foot snake slithered up her leg while driving on the highway. As soon as she saw it, she slammed on her brakes in the middle of an intersection and called 9-1-1.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Sarasota City Commissioner Hagen Brody says he wants to hear an apology from colleague Willie Shaw after Shaw's comments Monday night during a discussion about moving city elections from March to November.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - One of the Suncoast's local beaches had a surprise visitor today, who walked the beach in a blue dress shirt and brown leather shoes.
PUNTA GORDA, FL (WWSB) - A Punta Gorda man may be the happiest victim of theft the Charlotte County Sheriff's office has ever seen after the man's bicycle was recovered mere minutes after it was stolen.
(RNN) - Multiple people were injured and a suspected gunman died in a shooting at an art festival in New Jersey early on Sunday that authorities have now characterized as related to gang disputes.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - There's been a rare sighting off the coast of Anna Maria Island. Five giant whale sharks swam up next to a fishing boat about forty miles off the coast of AMI. The encounter was caught on camera.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - A rocky relationship between Sarasota County Schools's superintendent and the Sarasota County Sheriff may be preventing solutions to school security. The two simply won't talk when student safety is on the line.