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  1. Woman charged with manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    SARASOTA, Fla. The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested an Osprey woman accused of knowingly providing a man an opioid derivative, which later contributed to his death.

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  2. News 21 mins ago 8:51 a.m.With cold weather coming, shelters opening upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    With plunging temperatures on the way, several shelters will open up for people who need to get out of the cold. In Sarasota County, two shelters will be open today and tomorrow.

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  3. Sarasota school employee files...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    In a time where people are being applauded for sharing their sexual harassment stories, one woman says she's facing a severe backlash. A Sarasota school employee who made a case against the superintendent says she's now paying the price for her bravery.

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  4. Parents react to Girl Scouts' warning about hugging Read Story Isabel Mascare asRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The Girl Scouts of America have come out with a warning to parents, not to force their daughters to hug everyone. The Girl Scouts say in the future girls may think physical attention is how to show appreciation for a kind deed.

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  5. News 22 mins ago 8:26 p.m.Man reportedly seen chasing others with gun, Sarasota police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance identifying three men involved in a suspicious incident that occurred Saturday morning Deputies were told that two males were being chased by another male who appeared to be holding a firearm in the 2500 block of Parma Street in Sarasota. A gunshot was heard by a resident nearby.

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  6. News 13 mins ago 12:59 p.m.Deputies: Uber driver shoots Sarasota Co. passenger in self-defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    According to deputies, the suspect identified as Geoffrey C. Ruscher, 42, became belligerent after he got into an Uber. The driver said he repeatedly asked Ruscher to get out of the car, but he wouldn't't. 1 comment

  7. Man arrested after wife finds thumb...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A Sarasota man was arrested Thursday after his wife discovered a thumb drive with thousands of photos and video of children engaged in sexual acts. Charles Gilbert Parsons, 48, was taken into custody after his wife turned in the thumb drive to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office. 8 comments

  8. Food 8 mins ago 10:54 a.m.UberEATS launches in Sarasota with 50-plus partner restaurantsRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The online delivery service gives customers access to menus of more than 50 restaurants, including Duval's Fresh Local Seafood, Jpan Restaurant, Mattison's City Grille and Salute! Restaurant. "Sarasota has a fantastic local restaurant community and we are thrilled to be a part of it," said Juan UbeEATS Florida General Manager Pablo 'JP' Restrepo in a news release.

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  9. News 18 mins ago 6:51 p.m.Sarasota deputies reel in three guys accused in fishing gear theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Sarasota County investigators say three guys made off with hundreds of dollars is fishing gear, but it didn't take long for deputies to reel them in. The video here is from West Marine on S. Tamiami Trail in Sarasota.

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  10. Riverview High School steps up...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Sarasota, Florida-Riverview High School will have extra patrols and deputies for tonight's cross county rivalry football game with Sarasota High School. The Sarasota Sheriff's Office will have a dozen deputies patrolling the game.

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  11. Should Florida school board members...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Sarasota, Florida-Should school board members work for free? Sarasota County Commissioner Eric Robinson thinks so. He'll need to change Florida's constitution to do it.

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  12. Dad of 3 children accused of killingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Authorities accuse a Tampa Bay-area man of beating his girlfriend to death and attempting to hide the evidence against him by setting a van on fire with her inside. The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office began its investigation early in the morning on Oct. 15 when deputies responded to a van on fire on I-75 in Osprey, according to a news release.

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  13. Longboat Key leaders want to break up...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    For decades, the island has been separated, but now residents say they'd like to switch to Sarasota County because of lower taxes. two counties.

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  14. Dog found at Sarasota gas stationRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    SARASOTA, Fla. The Sarasota Police Department is looking for the owner of a dog found at a gas station on Wednesday morning.

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  15. 3 Tampa Bay resorts area among Conde...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The Cond Nast Traveler's 2017 Readers' Choice Awards named three Tampa Bay area resorts among its top 10 in Florida. The Resort at Longboat Key in Sarasota was ranked No.

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  16. Manatee and Sarasota schools open...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated communities both in the Caribbean and in parts of Florida and now some Bay Area school districts are seeing new students looking for a new home. "They were fleeing lost their homes nothing left lost everything coming to a new place," says Elena Garcia, director of Federal Programs and Grants for the Manatee County School District.

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  17. Text about wildlfires saves lives of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A fireman puts out a fire at a home in the Anaheim Hills neighborhood in Anaheim, California on October 9, 2017, after a fire spread quickly through the area destroying homes, prompting mandatory evacuations and freeway closures. Sarasota, Florida-"I've never seen fire move that fast didn't think it was possible," says Michael Barfield, a Sarasota paralegal vacationing in Napa Valley.

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  18. Sarasota ballet school needs you help to bring 6 Puerto Rican dancers Read Story Isabel Mascare asRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Sarasota, Florida- As Puerto Rico rebuilds from Hurricane Maria many lives and dreams have been disrupted or put on hold. A Sarasota Ballet school is trying to keep the dreams of 6 young Puerto Rican dancers alive but they need your help.

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  19. Police: Bike stolen from visually impaired paratriathlete Read Story 10News StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The Sarasota Police Department is asking the public's help in looking for a stolen bike. It belongs to a visually impaired paratriathlon athlete.

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  20. Long lines in Sarasota for Hurricane...Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    SARASOTA, Fla. Hundreds of people were up before the sun and in line outside the Sarasota Square mall on Friday to receive Hurricane Irma food relief offered by the Department of Children and Families through the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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