I-75 now open in Lee County

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- I-75 is back open in both directions after fog forced FHP to shut it down Friday morning. FHP says visibilities were greatly reduced over the Caloosahatchee Rive..
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RADS signs first of its kind in Florida go up in Collier Co.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla -- A new $450,000 project to protect Florida wildlife is now complete. Brand new solar-powered signs are up along US 41 in the Big Cypress National Preserve in ..
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Only on WINK: Barrett Park Boys & Girls Club closing

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Families already struggling financially take another hit.  The Boys and Girls Club of Lee County is closing one of it's units.  In addition to parents..
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Two skycaps charged with stealing passenger's phone

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Two airport workers are charged with theft after police say, they sold stolen property online. They weren't just any stolen items, but property taken from airpor..
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Local U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary always ready to patrol

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

LEE COUNTY, Fla -- They're called "America's Volunteer Lifesavers" established in 1939. Local volunteers who spend hundreds of hours patrolling the waters and helping out boat..
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Cat ends cross-country adventure in Collier County

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

NAPLES, Fla.- Don't let Waylon's whimper fool you, this cat is the ultimate escape artist.His owner, Daniel Johns, adopted him in June. They were home only an hour before Waylon we..
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Fla. Legislature could wrap up session early

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida legislators start a 60-day session next week but the leader of the Florida Senate says the session may wrap up earlier than planned.   &n..
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Fort Myers named top travel destination on the rise

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Expect to see even more tourists in Fort Myers this year. Online travel website Trip Advisor ranks Fort Myers third, on its list of travel destinations on the ri..
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Fla. Attorney General sues foreclosure rescue firm

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi says two West Palm Beach companies have been defrauding homeowners who are in danger of losing their homes to foreclosur..
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Water main break in Punta Gorda causes US 41 lane closures

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Due to a Water Main Break on U.S. 41 northbound, both the center lane and eastern most lane on U.S. 41 northbound will be closed between Olympia Avenue and Mario..
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Man arrested for operating a grow house in Golden Gate

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GOLDEN GATE, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's Deputies arrested Carlos Alberto Millo on Wednesday after discovering 20 marijuana plants in, what they described as, a sophisticated in..
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Deputies investigate shooting incident at Jones Walker Apts.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a shooting incident that happened Thursday afternoon. On Thursday, January 05, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. deputies with the..
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Cape police arrest suspect in connection with 10 burglaries

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police arrested 22-year-old Kenneth Kovach for a string of burglaries. On December 30th Cape Coral Police Officers responded to a report of a burglary ..
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Robb and Stucky prepares for re-opening

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- In the past 100 years, Robb and Stucky survived several world wars, the Great Depression and style changes, but the Great Recession proved to be a trend they coul..
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Barn fire kills more than a dozen animals

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A Lee County barn is destroyed after a fire tore through the structure overnight. The barn at Eagle Ranch just off the Luckett Road Extension caught fir..
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Ala. man arrested for Florida abortion clinic fire

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities arrested an Alabama man Thursday on federal charges of setting a New Year's fire that gutted a Florida Panhandle abortion clinic long targeted by..
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YouTube video of 'Casey Anthony' surfaces

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

This new video, apparently of Casey Anthony, is making its way around the internet. But there's no official confirmation yet that the woman in the video is actually her. Anthony's ..
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Rubio headlines Hispanic conference in Miami

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Florida U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio will headline the national conference of a Republican-led advocacy group seeking to reach out to Latino voters.    The His..
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Boy threatens mother with knife for a ride to school

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ESTERO, Fla.- A Lee County mother was threatened with a knife by her son on Wednesday night, after an argument they got into over a ride to school in the morning and the use of her..
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Fla. Gov. wants Facebook users to help sell state

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott wants Floridians to help him lure companies to the state by giving him suggestions on Facebook.    Scott posted the ..
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