Former Martin Commissioner explains restoration of septic rules: ‘A gift for our waterways’

Maggy Hurchalla was a 20-year Martin County Commissioner, an active member of numerous Governor Commissions on the Everglades, water and planning, a lifelong advocate for wetlands preservation, a winner of national, state and local environmental and conservation awards regarding wetlands, land planning, water studies. She is a resident of Rocky Point: “Tallahassee gave Martin County waterways a late Christmas present … Click here to read more

Fleeing suspect takes off into Palm City woods during drug enforcement operation

24-year-old Jonathan Mesta’s night quickly went downhill when he refused to stop for Martin County Sheriff’s Special Investigations Detectives during an interstate drug enforcement operation Monday night. Mesta, of Port St. Lucie, prompted a two mile pursuit that began near the exit of the Interstate 95 and ended on State Road 714, near Cobblestone. … Click here to read more