Join us as we observe and report today's stories from Longboat Key, East County, Sarasota and Siesta Key.
IDA approves plans for maintenance facility; Workshop educates about impaired driving; Manatee Schools earn recycling honors; SCF doles out summer-camp offerings
Upper Manatee River Road west of Rye Road has been closed temporarily.
Manatee County officials are preparing for Tropical Storm Debby, but government offices remain open at this time.
Expect more rain and wind from Tropical Storm Debby as it passes through the Florida Panhandle.
Residents of Lakewood Ranch and the surrounding East County community have continued to see strong winds and rain today.