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Lightning may have caused Clearwater Airpark fire

A fire at Clearwater Airpark that may have been caused by lightning came within 10 feet of two 10,000-gallon fuel tanks, authorities said.
Published: 06/24/15
Decorative bike racks proposed for Tarpon

Decorative bike racks proposed for Tarpon

TARPON SPRINGS — City officials are trying to spur people to tour the town on bicyclesand and want to add a little visual appeal to ridership.
Published: 06/24/15
Massachusetts fugitive captured in Tarpon

Massachusetts fugitive captured in Tarpon

A fugitive on Massachusetts’ “Most Wanted List” was arrested in Tarpon Springs on Tuesday night.
Published: 06/24/15
After blast, police find ‘scary stuff’ in Tarpon home

After blast, police find ‘scary stuff’ in Tarpon home

TARPON SPRINGS — William Metz had enough explosives in his home to destroy an area the size of a football field, police said.
Published: 06/24/15
Pinellas sheriff, police chiefs urge gun safety

Pinellas sheriff, police chiefs urge gun safety

LARGO — Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri is encouraging gun owners to get locks and safely store their weapons.
Published: 06/24/15
Tarpon honors Pinellas sheriff

Tarpon honors Pinellas sheriff

TARPON SPRINGS — In the immediate aftermath of unspeakable tragedy, Tarpon Springs Police Chief Robert Kochen knew his department could use extra support.
Published: 06/24/15
Tarpon discussing stormwater rate increases

Tarpon discussing stormwater rate increases

TARPON SPRINGS — Preventing roads and private property from flooding during periods of heavy rain is a constant challenge for the city.
Published: 06/23/15

Summer Beer Olympics takes place Saturday in Dunedin

Do you consider yourself a flip cup master or skilled beer pong competitor?
Published: 06/23/15
Public’s help sought to solve man’s death in Clearwater

Public’s help sought to solve man’s death in Clearwater

Crimes Stoppers is seeking tips from the public to help police solve the recent slaying of a 51-year-old man in Clearwater.
Published: 06/23/15
St. Pete councilwoman Rice eyes Jolly’s U.S. House seat

St. Pete councilwoman Rice eyes Jolly’s U.S. House seat

ST. PETERSBURG — Less than two years after being elected to office, St. Petersburg Councilwoman Darden Rice is eying a run for Florida’s 13th Congressional District in 2016.
Published: 06/23/15