Lake Okeechobee News

3/21/2019 12:26:00 PM
Treasure Coast Newspapers
Army Corps: Lake Okeechobee discharges will keep coming to St. Lucie River 2 more weeks The Army Corps of Engineers says the discharges are helping lower Lake Okeechobee without causing environmental ...

3/20/2019 10:58:00 AM
WPTV-TV
Five people were killed after a twin-engine Piper aircraft went down in Lake Okeechobee while approaching the Pahokee airport Friday afternoon, according to the FAA. The twin-engine Piper departed ...

3/19/2019 12:52:00 PM
CBS 12 News
PAHOKEE, Fla. (CBS12) — A pilot experienced engine issues before crashing into Lake Okeechobee, killing all five on board, according to a preliminary report released Tuesday from the National ...

3/14/2019 2:26:00 PM
WPBF
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District announced Thursday officials will continue to reduce water levels in Lake Okeechobee this dry season with one minor adjustment in the flow to the ...

3/14/2019 1:55:00 PM
The Palm Beach Post
There was a time when Ed Wethington weighed 515 pounds. Now he weighs 255. He credits his family. And Eduardo Mulet. "There was no way I could get in a single-engine plane," Wethington said Wednesday. ...

3/14/2019 12:32:00 PM
Insurancenewsnet.com
March 14-- Mar. 14--Heather Wallace Bridwell was known for her athleticism and passion for law. Originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, the 43-year-old Jupiter resident died with three of her ...

3/14/2019 11:52:00 AM
Treasure Coast Newspapers
Army Corps announces plan to revise some discharges from Lake Okeechobee Flows will remain the same to the Caloosahatchee River but will be reduced to the St. Lucie River to preserve the best ...

3/14/2019 8:28:00 AM
The Palm Beach Post
Heather Wallace Bridwell was known for her athleticism and passion for law. Originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, the 43-year-old Jupiter resident died with three of her Peterson Bernard ...

3/12/2019 12:45:00 AM
The Ledger
The National Transportation Safety Board on Sunday continued to investigate the cause of the plane crash into Lake Okeechobee that killed five passengers, including four members of a South Florida law ...

3/11/2019 3:49:00 PM
CBS Miami
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The wreckage of a small charter plane carrying four South Florida attorneys who were killed Friday has been recovered. The National Transportation Safety Board said Monday ...

3/11/2019 1:23:00 AM
WPTV-TV
PAHOKEE, Fla. — The National Transportation Safety Board continues to investigate a Friday afternoon plane crash near Pahokee that killed all five people on board. Four local attorneys and the pilot w...

3/10/2019 6:57:00 PM
WPBF
UPDATE - The National Transportation Safety Board continues to investigate the cause of the plane crash into Lake Okeechobee on Friday afternoon. NTSB spokesman Eric Weiss said that a federal investig...

3/10/2019 4:34:00 AM
WWSB
PAHOKEE, Fla. (AP) — Four of the five people who were killed in a small plane crash in Florida's Lake Okeechobee were lawyers from a South Florida law firm. The Palm Beach Post reports that four of th...

3/9/2019 6:17:00 PM
Sun-Sentinel
Who will win this battle for clean water? U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Palm City, has proposed lowering the water level of Lake Okeechobee to 10.5 feet above sea level during the early summer rainy season. ...

3/9/2019 5:15:00 PM
Sun-Sentinel
A twin-engine plane carrying four lawyers from the same South Florida law firm likely lost an engine while over Lake Okeechobee and was trying to divert to the nearest airstrip when it crashed into th...

3/9/2019 4:17:00 PM
WINK News
According to 10 News Tampa, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office released the identities of five people killed in a plane crash in Lake Okeechobee. PBCSO identified Heather Bridwell, 43, of Jupiter; Mat...

3/9/2019 4:11:00 PM
YAHOO!
5 dead as small plane plunges into Lake Okeechobee in Florida originally appeared on abcnews.go.com Five people are dead after a small plane fell from the sky and plunged into Lake Okeechobee in south...

3/9/2019 3:43:00 PM
WTSP
PAHOKEE, Fla. — The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office released the identities of five people killed after the plane they were flying in crashed into Lake Okeechobee. A rescue began Friday afternoon a...

3/9/2019 3:04:00 PM
News4Jax
PAHOKEE, Fla. - Four of the five people who were killed in a small plane crash Friday in Florida's Lake Okeechobee were lawyers from a South Florida law firm. The Palm Beach Post reported that four of ...

3/9/2019 2:07:00 PM
WSVN
PAHOKEE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve identified the five people who were killed in a small plane crash in Florida’s Lake Okeechobee. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said ...

3/9/2019 12:32:00 PM
Treasure Coast Newspapers
Stuart attorneys were among five who perished in plane crash near Lake Okeechobee Ted Mortell and Heather Bridwell each were shareholders at Peterson Bernard Check out this story on tcpalm.com: https: ...

3/9/2019 11:35:00 AM
Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — The five people found dead in an airplane that landed in Lake Okeechobee after taking off from Tampa International Airport on Friday have been identified. The victims: Eduardo Mulet, 45, of We...

3/9/2019 11:24:00 AM
WPLG
PAHOKEE, Fla. - A Broward County man was one of five people who were killed in plane crash near Lake Okeechobee on Friday, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said Saturday. The Sheriff's Office id...

3/9/2019 10:42:29 AM
WTSP-TV Tampa-St. Petersburg on MSN.com
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office released the identities of five people killed after the plane they were flying in crashed into Lake Okeechobee. A rescue began Friday afternoon after their ...

3/9/2019 4:38:00 AM
MSN
PAHOKEE, FL -- Five people were killed Friday when a twin-engine Piper aircraft crashed into Lake Okeechobee. The crash occurred around 3:30 p.m. the plan was on its approach to nearby Pahokee Airport ...

3/9/2019 12:34:00 AM
WCTV
PAHOKEE, Fla. (WTSP) — A small plane that departed from Tampa International Airport crashed into Lake Okeechobee Friday, according to the Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's ...

3/9/2019 12:32:00 AM
sfgate.com
PAHOKEE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say five people are dead after a small plane crashed in Florida's Lake Okeechobee. A Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office news release says marine unit deputies and resc...

3/8/2019 10:32:00 PM
ABC News
Five people are dead after a small plane fell from the sky and plunged into Lake Okeechobee in southern Florida on Friday afternoon. All five bodies were recovered from the fuselage of the ...

3/8/2019 8:33:00 PM
WTSP
PAHOKEE, Fla. — A small plane that departed from Tampa International Airport crashed into Lake Okeechobee Friday, according to the Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. WPEC-CBS12 said somebody was seen swim...

3/8/2019 7:28:00 PM
WSVN
PAHOKEE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say five people are dead after a small plane crashed in Florida’s Lake Okeechobee. A Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office news release says marine unit ...

3/8/2019 7:04:00 PM
WTVF
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says at least five people are dead following a plane crash in Florida near Pahokee airport at 3800 S.R. 715. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said a twin-engine Pip...

3/8/2019 6:04:00 PM
Denver7
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says at least five people are dead following a plane crash in Florida near Pahokee airport at 3800 S.R. 715. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said a twin-engine ...

3/8/2019 5:18:00 PM
Treasure Coast Newspapers
PAHOKEE — Authorities say five people are dead after a small plane crashed in Lake Okeechobee. A Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office news release says marine unit deputies and rescue workers recovered ...

3/8/2019 4:42:00 PM
WPLG
PAHOKEE, Fla. - A plane crash left five people dead in Lake Okeechobee on Friday, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office. According to the Federal Aviation Administration, a twin-engine P...

3/8/2019 4:38:00 PM
USA Patch
Five people were killed when a twin-engine Piper aircraft crashed in Lake Okeechobee. (Via Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office) PAHOKEE, FL -- Five people were killed Friday when a twin-engine ...

3/8/2019 4:28:00 PM
Sun-Sentinel
Five people died when a small plane crashed into Lake Okeechobee Friday afternoon, authorities said. At 3:26 p.m. Friday, the small plane crashed into the lake about 400 yards from shore a little nort...

3/8/2019 3:13:00 PM
ABC Action News
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says deputies have responded to an aircraft incident near Pahokee airport at 3800 S.R. 715. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said a twin-engine Piper aircraft went ...

3/8/2019 3:01:00 PM
WFLA News Channel 8
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - Five people are dead after a charter plane crashed into Lake Okeechobee, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office. A representative for the FAA confirmed the twin-engin...

3/8/2019 1:19:00 PM
Treasure Coast Newspapers
If Army Corps stops Lake Okeechobee discharges soon, St. Lucie River suffers little harm The Army Corps of Engineers plans for Lake Okeechobee discharges to continue until March 16. Check out this sto...

3/5/2019 8:02:00 PM
Beyond Pesticides
According to FWC data, 12,263 pounds of glyphosate-based herbicides were used on Florida’s Lake Okeechobee in 2017. About 175,000 people have signed North Palm Beach photographer and wildlife advocate ...





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