West asking judge for recount in US House race

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) - Republican U.S. Rep. Allen West is asking a judge to order a recount of more than 37,000 ballots as he contests the apparent victory by Democrat Patrick Mu..
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Ex-cop set for execution appeals to Fla. justices

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A former South Florida police officer who is facing execution on Dec. 11 for killing nine people is appealing to the state Supreme Court.    ..
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2nd bacterial meningitis death in South Florida

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Cameron Keir

MIAMI (AP) - Health officials say a second deadly case of bacterial meningitis has been confirmed in South Florida.    Miami-Dade County officials say 25-year-old Br..
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Polling data reviewed

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Cameron Keir

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - When it comes to voting in Florida, not every polling place is created equally.    An Associated Press review of elections data shows a wide ran..
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Indictment: UF student poisoned, suffocated

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A grand jury indictment says a University of Florida student who was missing for three weeks was poisoned and suffocated before his body was dumped in wood..
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BBQ and live music this weekend at Seminole Casino Immokalee

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

IMMOKALEE, Fla. - Local celebrity judges and barbecue enthusiasts will determine who gets crowned in this invitational cook-off. In addition to mouthwatering treats, festival-goers..
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Fl Unemployment Numbers Out Today

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida labor officials are set to announce the state's first unemployment figures since President Barack Obama was re-elected last week. Gov. Rick Sc..
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Big Brothers Big Sisters fundraising event

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Lyons

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.-Big Brothers Big Sisters Suncoast chapter recently reopened their doors in Collier County. Thursday night, the non-profit held its first big fundraising event ..
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FHP investigates deadly motorcycle crash

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly motorcycle crash at Bayshore Road and Euclid Avenue in North Fort Myers. Troopers say a car was trying ..
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Florida Tourism Industry on Pace for Another Record Year

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – According to preliminary estimates* released today by VISIT FLORIDA - the state’s official tourism marketing corporation - 21.9 million visitors cam..
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Officer testimony: Robert Dunn said, "just kill me"

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - There was shocking new testimony Thursday in the capital murder case against Robert Dunn. He is accused of killing his wife, Christine Dunn, in a Cape Coral dayc..
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Car explodes into flames on I-75

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

Fort Myers. Fla.- Florida Highway Patrol is investigating an explosive scene that happened on Interstate 75 between the Colonial and Daniels exits Thursday night. The vehicle was o..
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New Immokalee Plaza gets green light from commissioners

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

IMMOKALEE, Fla - Immokalee's downtown business district will soon have a new look. Collier County commissioners approved the contract for a new First Street Plaza this week. City l..
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Fort Myers fundraiser for Hurricane Sandy victims

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

SOUTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - People in South Fort Myers got together for a special Hurricane Sandy relief fundraiser. Cru at the Bell Tower Shops hosted a raffle and silent auction. Th..
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First officers on scene testify in Dunn capital murder trial

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Hall

FORT MYERS, Fla.- First responders recalled the moments they discovered a teacher had been fatally shot in front of her young students during the capital murder trial of Robert Dun..
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Take Pride in the Cape needs a new leader

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -A group of volunteers dedicated to cleaning foreclosed Cape Coral properties is in jeopardy of disbanding. Take Pride in the Cape has saved thousands of taxpayer ..
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Estero Blvd re-opens after crash involving a scooter

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- Estero Blvd. has re-opened at the foot of the bridge on Fort Myers Beach after a crash involving a scooter. Injuries are unknown, but one person was consid..
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New Lee Commissioners Look Forward to Tough Issues

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Medstar mess, management failures, budget shortfalls. Those are just some of the tough problems facing two, new Lee County commissioners. Larry Kiker and Ceci..
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Local FPL crew returns from NJ after Hurricane Sandy mission

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Gailhard

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- FPL worker Stephen Norton said, "I am glad to be back with my family at home." He was away from home for two weeks in New Jersey with one thousand other FPL crews..
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Deputy accused of stealing razors from Publix

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Lee County deputy is off the job this afternoon for stealing razors. Deputy Andrew Sargis reportedly went to the Publix on Summerlin and walked out with two pac..
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