St. Pete House Fire, Claimed 2 Lives, Now Investigated As Murder-SuicideCW44 News At 10 reported on Saturday, August 1, 2020 of a late night fire in St. Petersburg that claimed the life of one and injured another. As the investigation developed, the St. Petersburg Police Department is now investigating the incident as a murder-suicide.
UPDATE: Missing Mother & Daughter Found In Omaha, Mother Died From Medical EpisodeSPPD is continuing its search for Angela Jolley, age 46, and her daughter Alexis Jolley, age 19, after finding that they most likely left Florida safely with their two dogs.
Fatal Motorcycle Accident In St. Pete On RooseveltSaturday morning, July 18, just after midnight, a 2006 Honda minivan was eastbound on Roosevelt Boulevard North in St. Petersburg, Florida in the median lane.
Mayor Kriseman: "We're Encouraged By Some Recent Trends"In St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman's weekly address to the city, he highlighted optimism in local COVID-19 trends.
Free COVID-19 Testing Site Now Open In Downtown St. PeteA drive-thru, community-based COVID-19 testing site opened Wednesday, July 8, at 11 a.m. at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts Mahaffey Theater Parking Garage.
UPDATE: Human Head Discovered By Jogger In St. PeteSt. Petersburg Police are investigating what appears to be the discovery of human remains near the intersection of 38th Ave. S and 31st St. S, after a jogger alerted the department.
July 4th Weekend: What To Expect On Pinellas BeachesIf you’re worried about overcrowding, pay attention to parking. One of the ways the city regulates beach population is through parking space capacity, which also matches up closely with those distancing protocols.
July 4th Beach Plans In Pinellas CountyPinellas County officials discuss beach plans ahead of July 4th weekend. “We’ve been receiving a lot of emails asking us to close the beaches,”
Tropicana Field COVID-19 Testing Site At Capacity, Again Turns Away ResidentsHealth officials say 357 people were tested before they made the announcement to shut the site down. Testing materials had run out.
Tampa Bay Area Antenna TV Users: July 1, 2020 Is Rescan DayIf your television signal comes from antenna and you're in the Tampa Bay television market, you will need to rescan your tv on July 1, 2020. This will affect all views of CW44 and related "dot" channels.
St. Pete PD Changes Policy In Response To Excessive Force ProtestsSPD Chief Holloway: “Officers have a duty to intervene to prevent or stop wrongdoing by another officer when it is safe and reasonable to do so.”
George Floyd And Some Forms Of Activism His Death InspiredThough some forms of activism seem divided in nature and viewpoint, most seem to agree that violence only hurts the cause.
St Pete Bookstore Owner Addresses Systemic Racism, Shares Words Of HopeHer vision for the future includes more than just those marching. "...there is privilege in being white. Use [that] privilege to benefit and to uplift friends who are black. Family members who are black. Communities who have black people in it. That's my hope."
St. Pete Officials To Protesters: 'We Have Some Healing To Do. We Have Some Work To Do.'Protesters and bystanders listened as Mayor Rick Kriseman, local pastors and other St. Pete officials spoke.
Latest In Pinellas County: Some COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted, Favoring Personal ResponsibilityThe Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners lifted rules pertaining to public beaches, shared pools and playgrounds that exceeded the state’s requirements.