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28-year-old man killed in single-vehicle crash on Burnt Store Rd in Charlotte County

Florida Highway Patrol responded to a deadly crash that killed a 28-year-old man driving a pickup truck in Charlotte County Tuesday night. State troopers responded...
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Some in Charlotte County don’t regret their J&J vaccines, despite Governor’s calls to halt...

So far this year, The Department of Health in Charlotte County has worked with the state to administer about 4,500 Johnson & Johnson shots...

Fire causes evacuation at Englewood school

A small fire that started in the men's restroom at Lemon Bay High School in Englewood caused the school to be evacuated on Tuesday. No...
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Vaccine side effects not signs of contagion

Some people experiencing short-lived symptoms from the COVID-19 vaccine—fever, chills, nausea, headache—have wondered if the shot has left them contagious. The answer is: no,...
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‘Fishin’ Frank’ finds new spot for bait and tackle shop in Charlotte County

Nearly a year after his business was destroyed, "Fishin' Frank" Hommema in Charlotte County is moving into a new spot after his original store,...

Crash involving 2 semis in Charlotte County kills Hialeah man

A fatal crash involving two semi-trucks left one man dead and shut down Bermont Road in Charlotte County on Monday. The crash happened around 10:40...

Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office: No injuries in Englewood shooting incident

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office investigated an Englewood shooting incident this morning. CCSO currently investigating isolated shooting incident on Willmington Blvd in Englewood. https://t.co/o90AxV4OkT — Charlotte...
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Large portion of Charlotte County’s young people getting vaccinated

7% of young adults have been vaccinated in Charlotte County, and county leaders are hoping to see that number continue to go up. The Florida...
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SWFL school districts plan for in-person learning this fall

While this school year isn't over yet, some districts are looking forward to their plans for the next school year. The pandemic changed the...
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Florida motorcycle club holds 15th annual memorial ride honoring fallen officers

Charlotte County came together to honor fallen officers on Saturday with the 15th annual Fallen Heroes Fundraiser. This year it began with a memorial...

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