Friday, February 28, 2020


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Red tide lingers

ANNA MARIA ISLAND – Today's red tide update from Manatee County indicates improving conditions on some Anna Maria Island beaches, but red tide levels...

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Fourth of July fireworks

Celebrate the Fourth, Island style

The Anna Maria Island Privateers will hold their Fourth of July parade with a new rule – don’t spray the observers. The parade starts from...
Letter to the Editor

Dead zone solutions

The Washington Post reports that the Gulf of Mexico "dead zone" is now larger than ever - the size of New Jersey, dwarfing the...

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