Water clogged with algae laps up along the Sewell’s Point shore on the St. Lucie River on the Treasure Coast.
Water clogged with algae laps up along the Sewell’s Point shore on the St. Lucie River on the Treasure Coast. Richard Graulich AP
Water clogged with algae laps up along the Sewell’s Point shore on the St. Lucie River on the Treasure Coast. Richard Graulich AP

Big Sugar’s slime flows north to the Capitol

January 15, 2017 08:51 AM

UPDATED January 15, 2017 09:41 AM

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Carl Hiaasen joined the Herald in 1976 and worked as a general assignment reporter, magazine writer and investigative reporter before starting his column in 1985.