Saturday, Feb 13, 2016

St. Petersburg Tribune

Plant City man guilty of killing acquaintance

Plant City man guilty of killing acquaintance

CLEARWATER — A Plant City man accused of first-degree murder in the shooting death of an acquaintance in St. Petersburg was found guilty as charged Friday.
Updated: 9 hours ago

Clearwater police: Body may belong to missing boater

A body found in the water in Belleair may belong to a boater who disappeared a couple of weeks ago, Clearwater police said.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Allegiant flight from St. Pete to Omaha makes emergency landing in Birmingham

Allegiant flight from St. Pete to Omaha makes emergency landing in Birmingham

An Allegiant Air flight from St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport to Nebraska made an emergency landing Friday morning in Alabama due to an electrical odor in the cabin, the airline said.
Published: 02/12/16
WB State Road 580 to close in Clearwater for water main repair

WB State Road 580 to close in Clearwater for water main repair

Westbound lanes on State Road 580 will be closed in front of Countryside High School beginning today while crews repair a leaking water main.
Published: 02/12/16
With buses leaving, St. Pete’s Williams Park returns to original purpose

With buses leaving, St. Pete’s Williams Park returns to original purpose

The Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority is closing the transfer hub that has been at Williams Park for more than 60 years, and often the source of consternation for many people and businesses downtown.
Published: 02/11/16

Pinellas deputies seek purse snatchers

Pinellas County sheriff’s deputies are asking the public to help identify two suspects seen taking a woman’s purse from a shopping cart outside a Seminole store.
Published: 02/11/16
Suspects sought in theft of woman’s wallet in Seminole

Suspects sought in theft of woman’s wallet in Seminole

Pinellas County deputies are seeking the suspects seen on surveillance video stealing a woman’s wallet from a shopping cart in Seminole.
Published: 02/11/16
Ulmerton Road contractor walks; new firm takes over job

Ulmerton Road contractor walks; new firm takes over job

LARGO — Four years into a project to add extra lanes along a two-mile stretch of Ulmerton Road, the contractors have backed away from the job, citing financial problems.
Published: 02/10/16
Updated: 02/11/16
Police release video of man sought for questioning in Chihuly theft

Police release video of man sought for questioning in Chihuly theft

Police are looking for a man with long blond hair who spoke with the suspect in the Chihuly Gallery art theft after he returned the glass item valued between $20,000 and $25,000 in a cardboard box early Tuesday.
Published: 02/10/16
Updated: 02/11/16
Pinellas Athletes of the Week: Feb. 1-6

Pinellas Athletes of the Week: Feb. 1-6

PINELLAS COUNTY
Published: 02/10/16