Obama Declares 11 Fla. Counties Disaster Areas President Obama has declared 11 Florida counties a disaster area for damage sustained during Tropical Storm Isaac including Monroe County in South Florida.
Rising Lake "O" Water Levels Leads To More Water ReleasesWater levels in Lake Okeechobee, South Florida’s backup water supply, are still too high and that has the Army Corps of Engineers continuing to drain water from the lake, according to the Sun Sentinel.
Corps Of Engineers Sends Some Of Lake Okeechobee Down The DrainWater levels in Lake Okeechobee are a bit to high these days so the Army Corps of Engineers is conducting water releases in order to lower lake levels, according to CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald.
Restrictions In Everglades Due To High Water LevelsWhen Tropical Storm Isaac moved across South Florida, it brought some much needed rain to Lake Okeechobee which is South Florida’s back-up water supply. But at the time same time, it caused water levels to rise a bit too much in the Everglades which is bad for the wildlife.
Gov. Scott Requests Isaac-Related Money For MonroeAlong with six other counties, Monroe County might receive federal grant money after Tropical Storm Isaac brushed by Florida.
Restrictions In Everglades Due To High Water LevelsWhen Tropical Storm Isaac moved across South Florida, it brought some much needed rain to Lake Okeechobee which is South Florida’s back-up water supply. But at the time same time, it caused water levels to rise a bit too much in the Everglades which is bad for the wildlife.
Vets & Volunteers Work Round The Clock To Save Turtle An egg-laden, hawksbill sea turtle, airlifted from the U.S. Virgin Islands to the Turtle Hospital in Marathon over the weekend is in "extremely guarded condition."
Florida Atty. Gen. Bondi Blasts Obama For Healthcare Reform Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi lambasted the Obama administration for imposing restrictions on the American people during her speech at the Republican National Convention.
Miramar Man Recovering After Venomous Snake Bite A South Florida man is recovering from nearly dying from a snake bite.
Republicans Use President's Words To "Build" A Case Against HimThe Republican party is trying to capitalize on a single line of a lengthy speech President Barack Obama made in Roanoke, Virginia to rally the faithful and those on the fence.
Gov. Scott To Make Key West Stop WednesdayFlorida Governor Rick Scott hastily added a trip to Key West to his schedule Wednesday, hoping to draw attention to the fact that the city wasn't heavily damaged by Tropical Storm Isaac.
At RNC, Romney's Sons Aim To Endear Dad To Delegates The Romney brothers, Ben and Craig, spoke to Florida delegates at the Republican National Convention on Wednesday.

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