FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- Wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour blew over a power line onto a wet Estero Boulevard causing it so shoot sparks. Deputies had to shut down the road naer Bo..
Locally heavy rainfall may cause flooding of streets and low lying flood prone areas. Total rainfall between 1 to 3 inches is expected through midday Wednesday, with isolated areas..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral city officials advised drivers to stay off the roads on Tuesday night after two days of heavy rain left several streets flooded.Drivers were caught of..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- Paying you to bank? It means free money! Many of the bigger banks have announced they'll begin charging you but one local bank has announced the..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Tuesday proved to be a rainy day and night. Heavy rain fell throughout southwest Florida causing flooding problems and headaches for many.Since Monday we ..
Fort Myers, Fla.- Voters in Fort Myers will soon decide whether or not the police chief should be an elected official. A Fort Myers group is making a last ditch push for the change..
EAST NAPLES, Fla.- An afternoon shooting at a convenience store in East Naples has left one man dead. The Collier County Sheriffs Office confirms that a customer was acting erratic..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Even if it weren't raining, it would still be a gloomy time at Edison State College. School President Kenneth Walker created a firestorm of controversy last week..
HOLIDAY, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Mexican immigrant is accused of using the stolen identity of a Texas police officer for more than a decade. Pasco County Sh..
MIAMI (AP) - A Miami federal judge has dismissed a legal challenge to a new Florida election law, but that doesn't end the case. The law must still be approved or..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- While Southwest Florida is experiencing inclement weather, Lee County Public Schools has not issued a Districtwide mandate to cancel after school/extracurricular ..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.-New information has become available in the officer-involved shooting in North Fort Myers. Lee County Sheriff's Deputies asked Robert McCracken to show his h..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers residents, Jennifer Nicole Sander, 30, and Michael Dupin, 29, were involved in a crack cocaine bust, that also involved nine Miami residents. Saunder h..
NAPLES, Fla.- The Naples Police Department is investigating a cyber crime against a local doctor's office. The office manager at Dr. Anthony D'Agostino's practice in Naples says so..
Lee county attorney Michael Hunt survived an effort to terminate him after just 6 months on the job. He emerged from a tense commission meeting, with a contract for the next ..
NAPLES, Fla.-Police are asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects who stole a handbag, valued at nearly $800. On Thursday, Marissa Collections at 1167 3rd Street Sou..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Senate President Mike Haridopolos says a bill compensating a car crash victim will get an earlier start in the 2012 legislative session.  ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's hurricane fund is confronting a potential $3.2 billion shortfall. Financial experts for the fund are presenting new estimates T..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida legislation to shorten the sentences of some nonviolent prisoners who complete drug and other rehabilitation programs is heading for a rewrite.&nbs..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Today's wash out is saturating much of Collier County. Steady rain and gusty winds soaked the area throughout the day, with standing rainwater quickly collect..