Allegiant Air plans to resume the Sunseeker Project in Charlotte Harbor. The plans were announced on Wednesday. More information is to be released early next month as to the project time table to resuming construction. There is also rumored to be discussion about golf course... Read More.
The Florida Sheriffs Association (FSA) Task Force released the results of Operation Breaking Chains, a strategic initiative in 17 Florida counties that focused on reducing human trafficking... Read More.
Port Charlotte, FL- July 20, 2021 A resident returning home from an afternoon doctor’s appointment was greeted by a naked stranger in his pool. At first, only noticing clothing scattered across his lanai, looking around to then notice the nude trespasser. When deputies arrived at... Read More.
Charlotte County Sheriffs Office Punta Gorda, FL – July 19, 2021 Charlotte County deputies responded to the area of Espanol and East Twin Lakes Drive in Punta Gorda around 7:14pm on the evening of July 18... Read More.
The DeSoto County Florida Sheriffs Department along with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) located two skimmers at the Sunoco on Highway 70/Highway 72. A third card reader was observed damaged showing evidence there... Read More.
As of this morning, 7-13-2021, Nocatee Boat Ramp and DeSoto Veterans Boat Ramp will re-open now that the river is below flood stage. Brownville Park and Boat Ramp will remain closed... Read More.
PUNTA GORDA —Property taxes could be going up by around 15% in Punta Gorda. This would be the largest increase in almost 10 years. This Wednesday the City Council will discuss a resolution regarding the increase. If approved, a second public hearing would... Read More.
PORT CHARLOTTE — A fire early Saturday in the 21000 block of Midway Boulevard in Port Charlotte left a family without a home and 6 of their cats perished in the blaze. One child was transported to the hospital according to Charlotte County... Read More.
Desoto County Emergency Alert Program Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our Emergency Alert Program. This system enables us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather,... Read More.
July 6, 2021 Tropical Storm Elsa Weather Update A tornado watch has been issued for parts of Florida until 11 p.m.