Wildfire burning in Florida Everglades near major interstate

Wildfire burning in Florida Everglades near major interstate

A wildfire burning in the Florida Everglades has given some commuters a smoky ride home along Interstate 75 in an area called Alligator Alley. Florida Forest Service officials confirmed lightning started the wildfire Sunday night and that it's now burning over 17,000 acres (6,900 hectares) just north of the busy interstate and a few miles west of a state highway.

Marion County Pets: Kansas, Jethro & Troy

It's the dog-days of summer and Marion County Animal Services is overflowing with canines. Grow your family and help a pooch in need.

ASO continues to search for murder suspect 9 years after attack

Tuesday marked the 9-year anniversary of an unsolved murder case in north central Florida.

UPDATE: Fugitive wanted in several counties has been captured

35-year- old John Hamilton has been on law enforcement's radar for some time now. But the clock expired and he was captured by Alachua County sheriff's deputies after a short but intense manhunt in Jonesville Tuesday.

Train fire extinguished in Lake City

Firefighters were able to put the fire out before it spread but nearby residences did have to be evacuated.

ASO continues to search for murder suspect 9 years after attack

Today marks the 9-year anniversary of an unsolved murder case in north central Florida.

Traffic accident clogs road in Gainesville

At least two cars were involved in a crash at the intersection of Northwest 8th Avenue and 43rd Street in Gainesville a little after noon today.