The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a DISCOUNT of up to $50 PER MONTH towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100... Read More.
PUNTA GORDA The Florida International Air Show will take place this Saturday, October,16th and Sunday, October, 17th after being canceled last year due to COVID-19 and funding problems. The event is expected to bring in three to five thousand people a day.
Lee County Sheriff's Office - CIVIL WAR ORDNANCE LOCATED Last week, Lee County deputies with the Southwest Florida Regional Bomb Squad responded to assist the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office with... Read More.
NORTH PORT, FLORIDA Dr. Brent Blue, the coroner of Teton County, Wyoming who was charged with the autopsy of Gabby Petito announced a ruling on Gabby Petito’s autopsy this afternoon. The official cause of Gabby... Read More.
Sun Country and Allegiant Begin Service to Minneapolis PUNTA GORDA, FL (Oct. 8, 2021) – The Charlotte County Airport Authority announces inaugural flights of the newest route from Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) via Allegiant and Sun Country... Read More.
Lee County Sheriff's Office - Deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's Office assisted in a manatee release this afternoon at Demere Key. This male manatee weighed just over 1000 pounds.... Read More.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis released the following statement regarding First Lady Casey DeSantis: “I am saddened to report that Florida’s esteemed First Lady and my beloved wife has been diagnosed with breast cancer. As the mother of three young children, Casey is the... Read More.
From the desk of Sheriff Bill Prummell- October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence is a serious issue that cannot go overlooked, which is why I proudly sit on the Board of Directors for the Center for Abuse and Rape Emergencies (C.A.R.E.). From October 1, 2020... Read More.
Charlotte County, FL – September 27, 2021 Members of the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office recently participated in Operation Loose Wire led by the Florida Sheriffs Association, along with 16 other Florida sheriff’s offices. The initiative focused on reducing the number of livestock that are at... Read More.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is currently accepting applications for grants and loan guarantees through the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP). Rural small businesses and agricultural producers are eligible to apply for grants and loans to fund renewable energy systems and to... Read More.