Car collides into Port Charlotte supermarket

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving a car that crashed into a Port Charlotte Publix supermarket. The crash happened around 3:30pm Sunda..
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Lehigh teen killed in overnight crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol said a Lehigh Acres teen was killed in an overnight crash. The crash happened around 2am Sunday, off Kittyhawk Drive near Jonathan Avenu..
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Failed claims bills revived in Florida Legislature

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Emotion-packed bills that would compensate two men whose lives were turned upside down by governmental mistakes will get another chance during Florida's 20..
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FAMU board to consider president's suspension

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida A&M University's Board of Trustees will consider Gov. Rick Scott's request that President James Ammons be suspended while authorities continue ..
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Dog-owner olympics support anti-terrorism charity

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Twenty dog and owner duos converged on the Von Tente Kennel in North Fort Myers for the fourth annual Dog-Owner Olympics.Dogs of all types competed in agili..
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Showtime at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall is welcoming Cirque Dreams Holidaze, Salute to Vienna, and BB King. For tickets, go to bbmannpah.com.
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Troops leave Iraq

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

KHABARI CROSSING, Kuwait (AP) - The last U.S. soldiers rolled out of Iraq across the border into neighboring Kuwait at daybreak Sunday, whooping, fist bumping and hugging each othe..
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Christmas boat parade lights up Punta Gorda Isles

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - A spectacular Charlotte County tradition continued Saturday night as dozens of boats lit up the canals of Punta Gorda Isles. It was the 11th year for the "..
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Man wearing wig robs two Lee County businesses

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Robbery detectives are searching for a suspect they say robbed two businesses just minutes apart. At 2:25 pm on Saturday, deputies responded to the Riverdale Pha..
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Heavy lifting will advance patient care

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Lee Memorial Health System gave new meaning to the phrase "heavy lifting" Saturday morning. A crane lifted a 17-ton High-Field Open MRI over and around the R..
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One dead in collision on I-75 near Colonial Blvd exit

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol said a Pennsylvania woman was killed in crash involving a van and a car on I-75 in Lee County on Saturday afternoon.It happened in the sou..
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State warns against deceptive sites asking for fee

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The state is warning drivers of deceptive websites that people into paying a fee to access online motorist services.    The Florida Departme..
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Hispanic group co-sponsoring Florida GOP debate

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI (AP) - A conservative Hispanic political group is teaming up with the Republican Party of Florida to sponsor a presidential primary debate on Jan. 26.    That'..
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After camping out for days Red Sox fans get memorabilia

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

Red Sox fans camped out for several days in anticipation of spring training ticket sales and City of Palms Park yard sale.
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Stronger internet surveillance in SWFL

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Your every click, keystroke or E-mail may be under surveillance. There are now more eyes watching the internet, looking for people preying on children. And these..
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Returning to work & school in southwest Florida after war

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Now that the war in Iraq is over, veterans will be returning to the states.  They're returning to a less than favorable job market but veterans have option..
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Golden Gate mother in jail accused of child abuse

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla -- A Golden Gate mother is behind bars accused of abusing her four month old son, but the baby's grandmother tells WINK News there's two sides to the story. Bev..
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Firefighters open Christmas store in Naples

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Hall

NAPLES Fla.- East Naples firefighters did more than put out fires Friday.  They made sure close to 1,400 kids will have presents on Christmas. Firefighters converted a vacant ..
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Arrested: Man accused of defrauding Naples hospital

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Hall

Naples Police say a man defrauded Naples Community Hospital for thousands of dollars in medical services. Police say 56 year old John Reutcke of Treasure Island, FL used the fictit..
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SWFL MicroEnterprise Project helps aspiring entrepreneurs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- While the job hunt continues for many, others are turning dreams of starting their own business into reality. The MicroEnterprise Project is fairly new to the ar..
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