Pernicious Pot, Managing Manatee Mortality, Super Flu: FL News

FLORIDA — The search for Kathleen Moore ended tragically with the discovery of her body in a wooded area behind her boyfriend's home in New Port Richey. The boyfriend, Collin Knapp, has been charged with her homicide. Meanwhile, health officials announced the first case of the omicron variant of COVID-19 in Florida as the country prepares for another surge in cases.

Read these stories and more on this week's Florida Patch sites.

This article originally appeared on the Tampa Patch