Lee county is considering the purchase of some land that would benefit the Minnesota Twins. The county has a possible deal to buy 14 acres south of the sports com..
ESTERO, FL- -A mom passed out behind the wheel, her infant son in the back seat.Fresh out of jail today, she tells WINK, it's all a misunderstanding. "This is the only thing ..
NAPLES, Fla. - Picture this...a window washer on 29th story of a Naples condo gets stuck. Who saves him? The City of Naples firefighters put on a training exercise for high rise si..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - Almost a dozen commercial vehicles parked at one Cape Coral home has neighbors taking a stand. People complain their street is turning into a parking lot an..
LEE COUNTY, FL - Rising gas prices and a shakey economy don't seem to be enough to deter folks from looking for new R-VS. Hundreds packed the Lee County Civic Center complex on Thu..
-UPDATE- FORT MYERS- The missing five-year-old girl has been found and is safe 4:21 P.M. The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help ..
NAPLES- A Golden Gate Estates man was arrested Thursday afternoon in connection with the molestation of a student at Highlands Elementary School in Immokalee where he was a volunte..
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The reputed former leader of New England's Patriarca crime family was arrested in Florida and a bookkeeper was picked up in Rhode Island on charges that acc..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - The board that oversees Florida's public universities has approved an amendment paving the way for higher tuition rates for certain graduate level courses. &..
MIAMI (AP) - Immigration authorities have repatriated 27 Haitians previously convicted of crimes, the first such deportations since the Obama administration halted them following t..
MIAMI (AP) - A shootout erupted Thursday in a notoriously crime-ridden section of Miami as a team of heavily armed law enforcement agents tried to serve a warrant, leaving two offi..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Punta Gorda man for forcing a mother to watch as he sexually assaulted her 12 year old daughter three times..
GULF COUNTY, Fla - 242 cold-stunned sea turtles removed from St. Joseph Bay this winter were released Wednesday into the Gulf of Mexico off Cape San Blas in Gulf County. All were g..
COLLIER COUNTY- A Golden Gate Estates man convicted of pawning a stolen computer for $150 has been sentenced to state prison. Terrick Maurice Crosby, 34, 3665 24th Ave. S.E., was s..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Enrollment at Florida's public universities is growing, the amount spent on research and development is increasing, and online instruction is expanding. Thos..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Port Charlotte man who was knocking on doors to see if anyone was home, then burglarizing them. Arreste..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- A report released Thursday by the American Lung Association gives Florida an "F" for its efforts to prevent smoking and help current smokers quit. The State of T..
MIAMI (AP) - Authorities say a Miami-Dade police officer was wounded in a shooting and transported to a local hospital. Miami-Dade Police spokeswoman Cmdr. Nancy Perez says she doe..
Firefighters scrambled to a reported plane crash in Alva around 11am this morning, only to find the plane still flying overhead. The Lee County Sheriff's Office says a witness saw ..
CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral Police Detectives have arrested two suspects from an armed robbery that occurred on Sunday January 16th. On that date, the victim called an acquaintance to p..