COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- Flames have scorched more than 21,000 acres in the Jarhead Fire that is burning in south Collier County. The fire is believed to be caused by lightning.&nb..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - It was obvious across Southwest Florida Wednesday: smoke from brush fires settling over the area.Kurt Goerke of the American Lung Association says the danger com..
OCHOPEE, Fla.- A brush fire that started a week ago continues to burn in Big Cypress National Preserve. As of late Wednesday, the fire grew to nearly 22,000 acres, and&nb..
Hot and dry. That's the prediction for the next few weeks for southwest Florida. The National Weather Service in Miami is warning: the rainy season ma..
NAPLES, Fla.- The Naples Humane Society is used to a crowd, but they've never been this packed full of paws. "We have about 300 or more animals under our care right now. That's the..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Eighteen year old Brandon Davis by all accounts lead a normal life in a Fort Myers neighborhood with his mother and father. But his lawyer and family friend..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.-- The soccer field at the Bonita Springs YMCA sat empty Wednesday afternoon. And soon it will be empty for good. "You don't just come to a YMCA to join a fitne..
BUCKINGHAM- Thousands of dollars in damage to Riverdale High School in Lee County.The school has been hit twice in the past month but the crooks didn't take a thing!Sophmore Cody W..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Republican-controlled Florida Legislature has put an amendment on next year's ballot aimed at thwarting the federal health care overhaul. Republicans d..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A bill designed to make animals trained or used for dog fighting more adoptable is going to Gov. Rick Scott. The House voted 99-17 for the measure (SB 722)..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA says a switch box removed from space shuttle Endeavour has a blown circuit. The repair work is taking longer than expected. That means Endeavour's ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A watered-down immigration measure that would require one-stop career work centers to verify the employment eligibility of workers has passed in the Florid..
OCALA, Fla. (AP) - Five of the six people accused of participating in the killing of a north Florida teen have been formally charged with first-degree murder. A Marion County grand..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Two men are under arrest after their plan to send Viagra to Cuba was thwarted in Lee County. Members of the Lee County Sheriff's Office Highway Interdiction Unit ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Teens who "sext" won't be facing harsh penalties anymore. As the law stands right now, teens have to register as a sex offender if convicted of sending nake..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police responded to a report of a stabbing at 2218 NE 6th Street on May 2nd at 1:30 a.m. As officers arrived, they contacted the 24-year-old male ..
OCHOPEE, Fla.- A 17,000-acre brush fire that started a week ago continues to burn in Big Cypress National Preserve. Here are some photographs taken of the brush fire, including one..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police located an injured adult male sitting in the parking lot of the Fuccillo KIA dealership at 404 NE Pine Island Road Wednesday at 3:00 a.m. T..
LEE, COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Writing results of the 2011 Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) were released Wednesday by the Florida Department of Education. Essay scores for..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help with tracking down a group of vandals who have broken into Riverdale High School twice in the last month. Dete..