Algae Panel Sets 'Roadmap' For Florida LawmakersA document discussed by the state’s Blue-Green Algae Task Force should be viewed, members said, as a broad roadmap for lawmakers with the 2020 legislative session less than 100 days away.
Lease End Could Help Florida Everglades Reservoir PlanThe sugar grower Florida Crystals has agreed to the early end of a controversial lease on land south of Lake Okeechobee that is envisioned for a stormwater-treatment area linked to a new reservoir.
South Florida Water Management District Making Final Preparations Ahead Of Hurricane DorianThe water level at Lake Okeechobee is currently 13.6 feet, but heavy rain from Hurricane Dorian is expected to change that but Florida officials are ready.
FAU Looks To Combat Toxic Algae Blooms Resurfacing In Lake OkeechobeeDespite a massive and expensive cleanup of Lake Okeechobee, toxic algae blooms are once again spreading throughout South Florida's water supply, according to new test results.
Florida Congressman Brian Mast Demands Transparency On Toxic Blue-Green AlgaeFlorida Congressman Brian Mast is demanding transparency from the Army Corp of Engineers when it comes to the toxic blue-green algae plaguing parts of the treasure coast.
Discharges From Florida’s Lake Okeechobee Challenged In Federal LawsuitDischarges from Florida's Lake Okeechobee that send nutrients down two rivers triggering algae blooms are being challenged in a new federal lawsuit.
Blue-Green Algae Bloom Found In Florida's Lake OkeechobeeHarmful blue-green algae appears to be blooming on Florida's Lake Okeechobee, according to the state's Department of Environmental Protection.
‘I Just Hit Someone On A Bicycle’: Court Documents Show Florida Man Suspected In Hit & Run Confessed To PoliceDonald Haushalter, 62, cycled every day through Broward County, building up his endurance and skills for a planned 120-mile round trip bike ride to Lake Okeechobee.
President Trump Tours Lake OkeechobeePresident Donald Trump toured the southeast shore of Lake Okeechobee Friday to talk about infrastructure improvements and environmental issues.
President Trump In Palm Beach Friday To Promote Lake Okeechobee Infrastructure ProjectsPresident Donald Trump will visit Palm Beach on Friday to promote infrastructure projects underway at Lake Okeechobee.
Family, Friends Remember Local Victims Of Small Plane That Crashed Into Lake OkeechobeeThe wreckage of a small charter plane carrying four South Florida attorneys who were killed Friday has been recovered.
Authorities ID Passengers Killed In Florida Plane CrashNew details have been released about the victims of Friday’s plane crash in Southern Florida.
DeSantis Taps Four Appointees For Water Management BoardGov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday named four appointees to the nine-member South Florida Water Management District Governing Board, after he called last month for the prior board’s resignation.
Report: Florida's Waterways, Coasts Are At A CrossroadsFollowing a year when the state's coasts and waterways were inundated with red tide and blue-green algae, a new report says we should be doing more to protect these natural resources.
Trump Signs Bill Creating Reservoir South Of Lake OkeechobeePresident Donald Trump has signed a bill intended to reduce toxic algae blooms that have devastated coastal marine life and emptied beaches in Florida.