TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - GOP legislative leaders disagree over Republican Gov. Rick Scott's proposal to repeal Florida's prescription drug tracking system before it gets started. H..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The process to obtain alcohol permits for some Collier County parks could get a little easier. While some leaders see this as a win-win, allowing them to ser..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- An investigation is underway at the Lee County Fair. Last night, one worker died and another suffered serious injuries while tearing down rides. "He (the gu..
CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral City Councilmembers are discussing a plan to give local contractors preference when it comes to construction projects. Mayor John Sullivan drafted the ordina..
NAPLES, Fla. - Crooks are getting creative to pass off bogus bucks to unsuspecting businesses. Even tricking the pens designed to detect counterfeit money. A fake $50 bill popped u..
MIAMI - Police say a 10-year-old Florida girl was beaten to death by her father a few days before her body was found doused with chemicals in the back of a truck. Miami-Dade County..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- These days, just about everybody is feeling the impacts of rising gas prices. But in Charlotte County where so much of the tourism industry relies on fishing, bus..
Fort Myers Beach, Fla. - The Coast Guard rescued a 64 year-old woman after her kayak capsized several miles west of Fort Myers Beach, Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector St..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.- A grand jury has indicted Nicholas Lindsey, the 16-year old accused of fatally shooting St. Petersburg Police officer David S. Crawford. The grand jury issued..
LEE COUNTY- The Fort Myers Police Department received callsat 9:08 a.m. Monday in reference to gunshots heard in the area of the Park Windsor Apartments located at 2650 Park Windso..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- CCSO Deputies opened the access road along U.S. 41 from Harbor Blvd. to Galway Lane to traffic after repairing a gas leak in Port Charlotte. Construction cre..
LEE COUNTY- The Fort Myers Police Department is cracking down on people who illegally carry firearms. Undercover vice and uniformed patrol removed 19 guns from city streets during ..
Robb and Stucky is fighting for another chance to survive as a furniture company. But it has to convince creditors that it can re-organize. The alternative is for credi..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.- A central Florida man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder after police say he shot his girlfriend twice in the face. Daytona Beach police say 6..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- A lawyer for the state teachers union says Wisconsin-style protests likely won't happen in Florida because of strict laws against strikes by union members. Talla..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies say a 42-year-old North Port man was approached by a man in a Port Charlotte parking lot Saturday afternoon selling lapt..
COLLIER COUNTY- The Collier County Sheriff's Office is conducting a death investigation. A body was discovered at the end of Shell Island Road near the boat ramp, according to the ..
LEE COUNTY- The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death that occurred Sunday at the Lee County Civic Center, 11831 Bayshore Road, North Fort Myers. The Sheriff's..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.- Discovery, the world's most traveled spaceship, left the International Space Station on Monday for the last time, getting a dramatic send-off by the dozen orb..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-The Lee County Sheriff's Office and OSHA are investigating two separate incidents at the Lee County Fair after the event was closed. A man in his 40's died Sunday ..