The local Red Cross is taking measures to help in the response to recent severe weather. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Michelle Secades reports, emergency crews have been sent out across the state.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/RedCrosshelpWrap.mp3]
Florida Gov. Rick Scott said for the first time Monday that he supports having the state acquire thousands of acres to build a reservoir system south of Lake Okeechobee to help battle toxic algal blooms.