Passenger killed after shooting Fla. cab driver

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Police say a cab driver killed a passenger who shot him in the head during a discussion about the fare.    The shooting happened early Wednes..
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Local teens' rap video supports Lee Memorial Trauma Center

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kyle Jordan

FORT MYERS, Fla. - As the only trauma center on the gulf coast between Tampa and Miami, the Trauma Center at Lee Memorial Hospital treats more than 2,000 patients per year.  T..
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Unique looking truck stolen, owner offering $1,000 reward

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The search is on for a stolen truck very unique in nature.  The 1984 Chevy long bed was stolen from Lawhon's Grocery Store in North Fort Myers on Sat..
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Local man's invention & work continues to provide hope

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANIBEL, Fla.- A local man's dream of curing cancer is one step closer to becoming a reality Tuesday night. Part-time Sanibel resident John Kanzius came up with an innovative appro..
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Everblades win game 4, first time fans on the bandwagon

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

ESTERO, Fla. -- Tuesday night's energy at Germain Arena was electric.  Fans on and new came back to watch the Florida Everblades win game four with a final score of 3 to 1 ove..
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Naples Plaza renovation taking a toll on local businesses

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla -- A $5.2 million renovation is underway at Naples Plaza, just off US 41 and Golden Gate Parkway. Business owners say it will be great when it's done, but in the meanti..
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Lee County voters will decide on slot machines in November

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Slot machines will be on the ballot this fall in Lee County. On Tuesday night, Lee County commissioners decided to move ahead on a public vote to add slots, and ..
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Union Members Protest Health Management Associates Group

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.-- A major hospital management group based in Naples is facing tough questions from a group of union members and retired health care professionals. About a doze..
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Perk family raises awareness during dog bite prevention week

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral family is using this week to send you a message. For the past two years they've been mourning the loss of their little boy, Liam Perk. The two year ..
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Brush fire leaves road closed in Collier Co.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GOLDEN GATE, Fla.- A brush fire has led to a road closure at 6th Ave SE and 8th Ave SE, west of Everglades Blvd S. The Collier County Sheriffs Office is only allowing residents thr..
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New medical technology saves grandmother

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Gailhard

IMMOKALEE, Fla.- Vivian Vickery is thankful for her second chance at life. A few weeks ago, she went into cardiac arrest while sleeping and she was alone. "All of a sudden&nbs..
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Collier commissioners vote down fire/EMS ballot question

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Collier County voters will not have a chance to give their opinion on merging the county's fire and EMS agencies during this year's primary election. Tuesday..
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Shots fired at CCSO deputies could have been fatal

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives were finally able to get into the home by mid-morning Tuesday after shots were fired Monday even..
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10 Vehicles and tool boxes burglarized in Fort Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A Lee County deputy was called to Enterprise Parkway in reference to a burglary and multiple thefts on Monday. An unknown suspect(s) gained entrance to the proper..
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South Marco Island beach to receive erosion relief

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. - Four years after Tropical Storm Fay critically-eroded South Marco Island beach, it could soon get relief. Tuesday, Collier County commissioners voted to add mo..
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Collier County to revisit Immokalee master plan amendments

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - After voting it down five months ago, Collier County commissioners will revisit proposed changes to Immokalee's Master Plan. The suggested revisions, which a..
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328 Grams of pot seized, 2 arrested

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- A total of 148 grams of pre-packaged marijuana were seized from an Englewood home on Monday, along with multiple smoking pipes, and a digital scale. Travis Wayne L..
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LCSO discover stolen church bus, while on separate call

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies were called to Cemex plant in Cape Coral Monday when a supervisor noticed a rust color shipping crate was missing, but found a stole..
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Brian Casey back in court for second murder charges

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Convicted killer Brian Casey was back in court Tuesday, this time, for the death of Larrick Sikes. Just last week, Casey was convicted of a separate killing, the ..
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Power failure causes flight delays

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A power failure at a radar center in Jacksonville is delaying flights across the Southeast, including in Fort Myers. If you're expecting someone in or flying out ..
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