WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A report from three wildlife organizations is urging lawmakers to take steps to protect sea turtles. The National Wildlife Federation, the Sea Turtle C..
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Tom Rooney Wednesday introduced legislation to protect the Everglades and surrounding communities from dangerous, imported snakes like African ro..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - A violent fugitive dodging sentencing for an involuntary manslaughter charge out of North Carolina was taken into custody last night, after an anonymous Crime Sto..
CLEWISTON- High winds were one of the biggest threats last night. Reports of half a dozen mobile homes were damaged in Alva and Clewiston. Residents at the Tropical Mobile Home Par..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Clark Maxwell Jr., the first head of Florida's community college system and a former state legislator, has died at his Palm Coast home. He was 76. The Rev...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Around 4,000 people are expected at a memorial service for two slain St. Petersburg police officers. Sgt. Thomas J. Baitinger and Officer Jeffrey A. Yas..
CLICK HERE FOR SKYTRACKER DOPPLER INTERACTIVE An active tornado watch is in effect for the following counties: Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry, Highlands and Lee until 12..
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission advises anglers that the recreational harvest of all shallow-water groupers (gag, black, red, yellowfin, scamp, yellowmouth, r..
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Here’s Nelson's reaction to the State of the Union speech tonight: “He talked about bringing us out of recession with jobs, helping small business, helping senior..
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Tom Rooney (FL-16) tonight issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s State of the Union Address. &l..
Estero Fla. Traffic back-up is possible again this morning and evening as people head to a *get motivated* seminar in Estero. ..
Washington, D.C. –Tonight, U.S. Senator Marco Rubio issued the following statement following President Obama’s State of the Union address: “Tonig..
WASHINGTON – Congressman Connie Mack (FL-14) issued the following statement tonight in response to President Obama’s State of the Union address. Mack said: &..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Fourteen year old Jorge Saavedra will stay at the Collier County Juvenile Detention Center for the next 21 days. He's being charged with manslaughter in the ..
As banks battle new and old economic struggles, no-strings-attached free checking may become a thing of the past. But, there are a few ways you can keep your checking fee-free.You'..
ESTERO, Fla.- More than nine thousand people packed Germain Arena for a motivational speaking event. First Lady Laura Bush, Rudy Guliani, and Colin Powell were the big names that p..
SOUTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - A high school senior is taking the long road to free higher education, accumulating a handful of scholarships including a $40K first-of-its-kind award. Lee..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral city leaders want to make sure they get their fair share of money from the two toll bridges crossing the Caloosahatchee into the Cape. Right now, Lee C..
COLLIER COUNTY, FL - As Collier County investigators continue to search for a reason why a high school fight turned deadly, friends of Dylan Nuno and Jorge Saavedra wonder if stude..