Evacuation Orders Lifted in Manatee County
Evacuation Orders Lifted in Manatee County

As winds from Hurricane Ian continue to diminish, Manatee County Public Safety and Administration are lifting the mandatory evacuation orders which have been in effect since Tuesday morning.

1 hr 10 mins ago by SNN Newsroom
Skyway Bridge closed due to high winds
22 hrs 9 mins ago by Robert Weich
Manatee County expands evacuation orders ahead of Hurricane Ian
September 27th, 6:46 PM EDT by Valezka Nava
Thousands of sandbags prepped in Bradenton for Hurricane Ian
Thousands of sandbags prepped in Bradenton for Hurricane Ian

Sandbags are a hot commodity today, and the City of Bradenton started its distribution early this morning.

September 26th, 1:54 PM EDT by Annette Gutierrez
Manatee County orders hurricane evacuations for certain areas
Manatee County orders hurricane evacuations for certain areas

MANATEE COUNTY (WSNN) - A mandatory evacuation order and a voluntary evacuation order has been issued by Manatee County because of Hurricane Ian's expected arrival. Residents that live in Zone A are under a mandatory evacuation order, effective at 8 a.m.

September 26th, 11:47 AM EDT by Robert Weich
Schools open Monday, sandbag locations detailed around Suncoast
Schools open Monday, sandbag locations detailed around Suncoast

Schools open Monday, sandbag locations detailed around Suncoast

September 25th, 6:37 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Former NASA scientist praises climate provisions in Inflation Reduction Act
Former NASA scientist praises climate provisions in Inflation Reduction Act

SARASOTA (SNN TV) - With the Inflation Reduction Act, the United States makes its biggest investment in reversing climate change, which also may help encourage other countries to join the effort. I've spoken many times with the CEO of the Climate Adaptati

September 25th, 6:17 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Manatee County sandbag locations announced
Manatee County sandbag locations announced

Manatee County declares a local state of emergency in advance of Tropical Storm Ian.

September 24th, 4:32 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Manatee girl recovering from heart transplant as a baby
Manatee girl recovering from heart transplant as a baby

During National Rehab week, a toddler is recovering after having a heart transplant when she was just a baby.

September 22nd, 4:27 PM EDT by Annette Gutierrez
Manatee Deputies search for man accused of killing daughter's boyfriend
Manatee Deputies search for man accused of killing daughter's boyfriend

The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is seeking information to help find the lead suspect in a deadly shooting. 

September 21st, 5:02 PM EDT by Valezka Nava
Record numbers of New Yorkers moved to Florida in August
Record numbers of New Yorkers moved to Florida in August

FLORIDA (SNN TV) - Florida! Its not just for vacation anymore. Florida is the place to be, especially for New Yorkers. August saw the most New Yorkers transplanting to Florida in any month ever recorded. More Empire State residents - 5,838 - switched thei

September 21st, 4:31 PM EDT by Don Brennan
Three people hurt in toll plaza crash on I-75
Three people hurt in toll plaza crash on I-75

A toll booth employee in Collier County was seriously hurt after a semi truck crashed into the toll plaza.

September 19th, 6:12 PM EDT by Cynthia McLaughlin
Congressman Buchanan announces Fire/EMS awards
Congressman Buchanan announces Fire/EMS awards

SARASOTA (SNN TV) – Congressman Vern Buchanan today announced the winners of the 16th Congressional District Fire and Rescue and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Awards. Buchanan established the awards to give special recognition to fire and rescue

September 19th, 3:52 PM EDT by Don Brennan
State gas prices dip despite rise in oil prices
State gas prices dip despite rise in oil prices

Gas prices are averaging $3.38 in the area, down from $3.40 a week ago and $3.54 a month ago.

September 18th, 12:06 PM EDT by SNN Newsroom
Rubio supports 15-week abortion ban, Demings attacks Rubio
Rubio supports 15-week abortion ban, Demings attacks Rubio

Rubio has also said tragic circumstances of a pregnancy -- such as rape or incest -- shouldn't determine whether or not an abortion can happen.

September 17th, 5:19 PM EDT by SNN Newsroom
USF Sarasota-Manatee to add its first student housing by 2024
USF Sarasota-Manatee to add its first student housing by 2024

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee is planning to add its first student housing on campus. 

September 16th, 5:35 PM EDT by Valezka Nava
T-bone crash in Manatee County sends three people to hospital
T-bone crash in Manatee County sends three people to hospital

A multi-vehicle crash in Manatee County sent three people to the hospital, Friday morning.

September 16th, 12:15 PM EDT by Annette Gutierrez
Demings attacks Rubio on support of full abortion ban in states
Demings attacks Rubio on support of full abortion ban in states

When pressed in a CBS Miami interview, Rubio said he would favor a complete ban on abortion with no exceptions if a state decided on it.

September 4th, 5:40 PM EDT by SNN Newsroom
Three SNN reporters recognized at Sunshine State Awards
Three SNN reporters recognized at Sunshine State Awards

Annette Gutierrez, Cynthia McLaughlin, and Marco La Manno were recognized at the Sunshine State Awards.

August 28th, 5:30 PM EDT by SNN Newsroom
Lewis Black interview: how his comedy has changed, why he still can't keep up with the news
August 14th, 6:07 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Lewis Black coming to Suncoast, interview airs Sunday
Lewis Black coming to Suncoast, interview airs Sunday

He's the "King of Rant," and he's coming to rant in Sarasota. Comedian Lewis Black will return to the Van Wezel Sunday, December 11.

August 13th, 12:17 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
DeSoto Square Mall has a new investor
DeSoto Square Mall has a new investor

While DeSoto Square closed in 2021, a new investor wants to breathe new life into it.

August 6th, 5:38 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Nikki Fried: I'll use "full weight" of governor's office to help enshrine right to abortion in constitution
Nikki Fried: I'll use "full weight" of governor's office to help enshrine right to abortion in constitution

Commissioner Fried joined SNN to respond to arguments made by those who oppose abortion rights, as well as talk about what she would do as governor on the issue of abortion rights.

June 26th, 5:49 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Congressman Charlie Crist talks affordable housing with SNN
Congressman Charlie Crist talks affordable housing with SNN

Marco La Manno was able to speak to Congressman Crist recently about one of the biggest issues in Florida: the home insurance crisis.

June 19th, 5:44 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Nikki Fried speaks with SNN on her plan to combat soaring insurance and rent
Nikki Fried speaks with SNN on her plan to combat soaring insurance and rent

Commissioner Nikki Fried says Florida's government has failed on the issue of affordable housing.

June 12th, 6:11 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Manatee Clerk of Court stands by letter that suspects financial malfeasance from Scott Hopes
Manatee Clerk of Court stands by letter that suspects financial malfeasance from Scott Hopes

Angelina Colonneso says she has "grave concerns" about Hopes' performance, saying Hopes has not communicated with her office on multiple projects and is concerned about his use of money.

May 21st, 12:39 PM EDT by SNN Newsroom
Nikki Fried urges Florida reps to keep cannabis provision in COMPETES Act
Nikki Fried urges Florida reps to keep cannabis provision in COMPETES Act

Fried wants the Florida delegation on this committee to keep a cannabis banking provision in the bill.

May 14th, 12:21 PM EDT by SNN Newsroom
The keys to a financially secure home this hurricane season
The keys to a financially secure home this hurricane season

While hurricane season historically peaks in August and September, now is the time to get your financial house in order so you're not scrambling to figure things out if a storm approaches/makes landfall.

May 9th, 10:11 AM EDT by Marco La Manno

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