Parker sentenced in Hendry triple murder case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HENDRY COUNTY, Fla.- Ruby Yolanda Parker was found guilty of culpable negligence for her role in the 2006 Hendry County murders of Ann Whitaker, her husband Joey and Myrtle Lee Cox..
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CCSO investigates home invasion robbery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives continue their investigation into a home invasion robbery that occurred on the 21000 block of Meehan Avenue in Port Char..
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Pt. Charlotte night club slasher arrested

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives made an arrest in the Boomers Sports Bar & Nightclub slashing incident. Charged with Aggravated Battery with a Deadl..
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Man arrested for lewd behavior in front of a 6-year-old

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested a 61-year-old man for masturbating in front of a 6-year-old girl. Wallace Wendell Wesley, 61, of..
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Semi-truck and car collide at Cypress Lake and McGregor

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A car collided with a semi-truck at the intersection of Cypress Lake Dr. and McGregor Blvd. in Fort Myers on Friday morning. The extent of any injuries and damage..
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High gas prices leaving local crab fishermen on shore.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

PUNTA GORDA Fla.- At The Peace River Seafood Shack in Punta Gorda you can get a plate of the freshest blue crab in town.  Owner, Kelly Beall keeps her prices down by buying he..
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Greek Fest is back in Fort Myers for a 37th year.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla.  Say Opa! Greek Fest is back in Fort Myers for a 37th year. The Greek Orthodox Church on Cypress Lake Drive is ready to welcome about 15, 000 Southwest Florid..
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Cops in riot gear break up Orlando shoe riot

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - More than 100 law enforcement officers in riot gear broke up an out-of-control crowd waiting to buy a new basketball shoe timed to be released during the NBA A..
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Florida suing federal government

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Bibey

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Seven states are asking a federal judge to block an Obama administration mandate that requires birth control coverage for employees of religious-affiliated hos..
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Cape to discuss signal request for deadly intersection

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The fight to install a traffic light at a busy Cape Coral intersection is gathering more support. It's been 2 years since 13-year-old Ryan Santos was hit and kil..
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Air boat brawl lands one captain in jail, injures other

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

EVERGLADES CITY, Fla -- A brawl broke out between two airboat captains after their boats collided in the Everglades. The crash left one captain behind bars and the other scratched ..
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26th Annual Parade of Homes - Signs of economic recovery?

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

LEE COUNTY, Fl - The 26th Annual Parade of Homes comes to Lee county with a substantial increase in the number of participants. 42 builders are taking part this year more than trip..
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Edison State College unveils new Health Sciences Hall

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- It's a glimpse into the future of nursing. A brand new building on Edison State College's Collier County campus is helping train tomorrow's nurses. But this i..
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Fort Myers auto repair shop starring in reality show pilot

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

FORT MYERS, FL - Pam's Motor City may soon show up on a cable channel near you. The shop, which has been in the Fort Myers area for the last 17 years, is the focus of a new reality..
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Bill aims to prevent student athlete head injuries

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida House has unanimously passed a bill requiring coaches and others to pull student athletes from play or practice after a head injury.  ..
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Florida Senate passes $71.2 billion budget bill

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Senate passed a $71.2 billion budget bill Thursday to set the stage for negotiations on differences with the House during the final two weeks o..
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CALL FOR ACTION: Do red light cameras work?

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Steve LeFranc

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - An explosive Call for Action investigation concerning the controversial red light cameras in Collier County has one Collier County commissioner ready to pull..
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Dunbar girls' basketball team wins state championship

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Dunbar High School girls' basketball team are state champions tonight. The game was close for the first three quarters, but the Tigers dominated the fourth to..
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Displaced condo owners come home after boat fire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Hall

MARCO ISLAND, Fla.-  Displaced condo owners returned home Thursday, nearly a week after a boat fire caused extensive smoke damage to their units at the Dela Park Place condos ..
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Fort Myers mail sorting plant dodges consolidation

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

WASHINGTON (AP) - With no financial relief in sight, the Postal Service is pushing ahead with cuts to more than 260 mail processing centers around the nation.    It'..
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