Beaches Closed Due To High Bacteria Levels 

Posted: 3:50 am Friday, June 9th, 2017

By Ann Kelly

There’s some Pinellas County beaches you’ll want to stay away from for higher. Higher than normal bacteria levels were found at Northshore Beach, Maximo Beach, Lassing Beach and Fort De Soto’s North Beach. We can tell you more about why you need to stay out of the water for now here.


John Hopkins All Children’s Hospital and United Health Care have finally come to an agreement. The issue was over pre-negotiated rates for patient care.


There was no winner in Wednesday’s Powerball drawing. The jackpot is currently at $435 million and will most likely be larger by tomorrow night’s drawing. You’ll have until 10 pm to buy tickets Saturday.

Hillsborough County Commissioners voted 6-1 to allow up to 19 medical marijuana storefront dispensaries to operate in the county. The proposal had been for up to 13.


If you bought cashews at Aldi, bring them back – they’re under recall and could contain some pieces of glass. The Southern Grove Cashew Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt in 8.0oz canisters. Read more on the recall here.