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shark
12:24 pm
Mon July 9, 2012

Sharks

Most of us are afraid of sharks, but not everyone is.  Some seek them out.

Hurricane Preparation
11:43 am
Thu July 5, 2012

St. Lucie County prepares for hurricane season.

The county has never had reason to open the special needs shelter at the Fenn Center.  This drill gave them a chance to work out any bugs.

ELC
2:17 pm
Tue July 3, 2012

Summer Sun

Young campers learn about the environment at Indian River County's Environmental Learning Center.  You can find out more about camps here.

Sinkholes
3:20 pm
Mon July 2, 2012

Tropical Storm Debby brings sinkholes to North Florida.

It's not a new problem in Florida, but there have been more sinkholes reported after Tropical Storm Debby moved across the state.

Education
11:47 am
Thu June 28, 2012

Problems facing education to be discussed at national assembly.

Florida educators are among 10,000 planning to gather in Washington D.C. for the 150th annual National Education Association Representative Assembly. We hear from Andy Ford, President of the Florida Education Association.

Senior Citizen Scams
11:41 am
Thu June 28, 2012

It seems we hear of new scams aimed at our senior citizens every day.

Seniors in Palm Beach County are taking to the stage to alert their peers to some of scams to which seniors often fall prey.

National HIV testing day
11:24 am
Tue June 26, 2012

Wednesday June 27 is National HIV testing day.

Free testing will be available at the Martin County Health Dept. on Willoughby Blvd. in Stuart from 9 a.m. till 3:00 p.m..  Find our more here.  Testing in Indian River County will be offered at the Schumann Center of the IRSC campus in Vero Beach from 10 a.m. till 1 p.m..  Click here for more information.  In St. Lucie County testing will be done during a block party at Dreamland park in Ft. Pierce from noon till 7 p.m.

Mosquito Awareness Week
11:17 am
Mon June 25, 2012

National Mosquito Control Awareness Week

The warm winter has created conditions which allow for mosquito breeding.  We look at one of the efforts to control the pests, the Bear Point Mosquito impoundment.

News
2:44 pm
Thu June 21, 2012

Amateur Radio Field Day weekend

Local amateur radio clubs along the Treasure Coast  will come together to present an Emergency Preparedness Expo and Training Exercise on Saturday, June 23 and Sunday, June 24 in conjunction with the annual American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Field Day.  The American Radio Relay League Field Day event  is focused on setting up temporary portable stations, running on emergency power, stay-at-home and mobile units are allowed to participate.  The Public is also invited and encouraged to come out and see what amateur radio is all about.

News
3:10 pm
Wed June 20, 2012

Today is the first day of summer, that means the heat index will be back in the daily forecast.

What is the heat index and how is it calculated?

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