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Remembering the fallen

PALATKA – Memorial Day was saluted in Palatka when three small U.S. Flags were placed to remember three Putnam County World War II Submarine vets still on Eternal Patrol. Saluted were SD2 Dewitt Harris, USS Dorado (SS-248) / F1c Elton [Read More]

May 27, 2020 // 0 Comments

May 27 – Roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). A Gainesville man may have gotten overambitious about gardening plans. John Grimes, 50, is in Putnam County jail on [Read More]

May 27, 2020 // 0 Comments

Caring for gloxinia

Q.  I have a gloxinia what has just finished blooming. How do I take care of the plant from now on?  A. If you have ever grown an African violet, the care is quite similar. Give the gloxinia bright but indirect sunlight. You can feed it [Read More]

May 26, 2020 // 0 Comments

May 26 – Roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). Rain is the news in Northeast Florida today as fields and lawns get some much needed relief. In Palatka, a gentle [Read More]

May 26, 2020 // 0 Comments

May 22 – Roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). A fourth person in Putnam County has died from coronavirus, according to the Florida Depart of Health in Putnam [Read More]

May 22, 2020 // 0 Comments

May 21 – Roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). May normally brings graduations, but this year coronavirus concerns have many coming up with new ways to celebrate. [Read More]

May 21, 2020 // 0 Comments

May 20 – Roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). Palatka city commissioners called a barely-advertised special meeting Tuesday to make the decision to put brick [Read More]

May 20, 2020 // 0 Comments

May 19 – Roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). A 26-year-old Florida man has died after apparently drowning at Crescent Beach Saturday. St. Johns County [Read More]

May 19, 2020 // 0 Comments