Cross training firefighters

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Robarge

LEE COUNTY, Fl. - Some Lee County firefighters are now trained law enforcement officers.  They graduated from the Southwest Florida Public Service Academy Thursday night. This..
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CBS travel journalist stops in Naples to tape radio show

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla - CBS Travel Editor Peter Greenberg made a quick stop in Naples Thursday. The travel journalist is in Naples taping his nationally syndicated radio show Peter Greenberg..
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Naples business wins $250,000 grant to expand company

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla - A Naples company is one of 12 small businesses to receive a $250,000 grant. Didrick Medical and their one of a kind invention put them ahead of 70,000 other companies..
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Nursing graduate encounters man without pulse, gives CPR

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A man collapses in a Cape Coral neighborhood, with no pulse, slipping away by the second. A driver saw what was happening, and helped revive him before paramedic..
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Lee County to seek emergency funds for beaches

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Southwest Florida is assessing the impact Issac had on its coastline, with some beaches still recovering from Tropical Storm Debby. Lee County and Captiva Island..
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Collier Co. students will make up school day after Isaac

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County Public Schools were closed on Monday, August 27th because of Tropical Storm Isaac. Students will make up the day of lost instructional time by ..
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Drug Free Collier hosts community meeting on synthetic drugs

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Drug Free Collier held two community meetings today to educate people about synthetic drugs. It's a product you legally buy at some convenience stores, but ha..
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Cape residents voice mixed opinions over new RaceTrac

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Construction site is fueling a heated debate. It's the first step toward a state of the art gas station going up in Cape Coral.  Workers broke ground o..
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GOP protesters briefly blocked road to power plant

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

APOLLO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A group of Republican National Convention protesters that blocked a road near a coal power plant about 15 miles from the GOP event were not arrested. ..
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Lee Co. leads the way in attacking hoarding problem

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County is proving to be a state-wide leader in attacking the problem of hoarding. It has a task force that Thursday held a seminar for government and private ..
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Hikers rescued from the Big Cypress Preserve

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Two hikers were rescued from the Big Cypress Preserve Thursday afternoon. The Collier County Sheriff's Office reports a father and son called 911 stating they..
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Tropical Storm Leslie forms in Atlantic

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Leslie has formed in the Atlantic far from land.    The storm has maximum sustained winds near 40 mph (65 kph) Thursday.   &nbs..
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Fla. delegation a long haul from GOP convention

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) - To hear the jokes, you'd think the Florida delegation isn't even in Florida for the Republican National Convention in Tampa.    Day after da..
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On Romney's day, he looks past Dem doubt, despair

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Republican Mitt Romney is stepping up for the most important speech of his life, ready to tell an audience of millions that America's best days are ahead after y..
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3 arrested on meth & morphine charges while already in jail

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested three drug dealers Wednesday at the Charlotte County Jail, all stemming from separate undercover dr..
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Naples road rage hit and run suspect identified

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The man accused in a hit and run case caused by road rage that happened Wednesday morning, has been identified as 22-year-old Donald Juhl. According to the ar..
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CCSO arrests 2 and seizes 2 lbs. of cocaine in traffic stop

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A traffic stop on I-75 led deputies to nearly two pounds of cocaine Tuesday. Deputies arrested Darryl Alexander Williams, 35, of Tampa, and Michael Jermaine W..
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GOP's final night is about telling Romney's story

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - When Mitt Romney addresses the Republican convention Thursday night, he'll do it from a stage that puts him a little bit closer to the crowd inside the conventio..
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Jeb Bush to Romney: Connect emotionally to voters

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is urging Republican Mitt Romney to connect to people emotionally if he hopes to persuade voters to support him.    B..
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CCSO SWAT called in to detain North Port robbery suspect

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH PORT, Fla.- North Port Police arrested Daniel Naylor in the early morning hours on Thursday after allegedly robbing two victims at gunpoint, in the area of Alam Ave and Trion..
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