Sand sculptors bring their talents to Fort Myers Beach

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla- Professional sculptors.. many from different countries... brought their tools to Fort Myers Beach.This weekend they'll go head to head in the annual sand scu..
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Concerns about Naples mental health hospital

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

NAPLES, Fla.- Patients come to the Willough at Naples for deeply personal and private reasons. They shy away from sharing those on camera. Off camera, patients alerted us to a situ..
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Gov. Scott appoints 4 to Edison District Board of Trustees

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

Tallahassee, Fla. - Wednesday, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointments of Brian G. Chapman Jr., Marjorie Starnes-Bilotti, Pamella A. Seay and Sankey "Eddie" Webb III to the ..
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Mosquito season drags on, is worst in 20 years

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - George Tanner says it's hard to avoid racking up the mosquito bites when standing water covers his North Fort Myers neighborhood. "You will get hit here, after d..
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SWFL food pantries starving for donations

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Southwest Florida food banks are starving for inventory. A slash in government commodities and community donations are leaving some of the primary pantries in the..
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CCPD: We are doing all we can to help Arthur family

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The police department says it's doing all it can to help the family. But some loved ones and volunteers still are not convinced, some say say the department let ..
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FPL gets OK for nuclear recovery fee

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

Customers of Florida Power and Light will  have to pay a higher nuclear recovery fee, to help the company upgrade its two nuclear power plants, and design a possible third pla..
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HIV patients upset Collier Co. pharmacy closed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - People living with HIV are calling to get prescriptions re-filled only to find the Collier County Health Department's pharmacy closed last Friday for good. T..
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Central Fla. commissioner pleads no contest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Former Orange County Commissioner Mildred Fernandez has entered a plea of no contest just before the start of her trial on corruption charges.   &nbs..
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Thieves steal $6,500 in diesel fuel

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Thieves target a gas station 5 times in 2 months and get away with thousands of gallons of diesel fuel. Owners of the Sunoco at 3006 Palm Beach Boulevard say the..
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CCSO makes 2nd arrest in Halloween vandalism

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a second teen involved in a Halloween incident around 10 p.m. of egging and throwing objects from a car in the commu..
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SB lanes of I-75 closed due to vehicle fire

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The southbound lanes of I-75 are now open after a vehicle fire at mile marker 138 in Fort Myers earlier today. The call came in at roughly 3:45 p.m. There were no..
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GOP Senate candidates say politicians have failed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - U.S. Senate candidate Craig Miller says Washington needs more businessmen making decisions instead of career politicians.    The retired res..
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FMPD asks help in identifying assault suspect

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Monday, September 26, the Fort Myers Police Department responded to Lookers located at 4045 Fowler Street in reference to an aggravated assault. Police learned..
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Feds preliminarily OK Fla. water pollution rule

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The federal Environmental Protection Agency has preliminarily approved a state alternative to water pollution regulations EPA had proposed for Florida.&nbs..
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CCSO to introduce cell dog program Thursday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Aimee, Maggie, Dexter, and Chance are untamed and unruly kids, worthy of good homes with loving families.  All they need is lots of attention, care and c..
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A Powerball ticket could make you $245,000,000 richer

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The odds are stacked against you. The likelihood you'll match all five numbers and the Powerball is one in 195 million. "I play it every week, twice a week," said..
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Volunteers join the search for missing Cape man

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The search continues for a missing Cape Coral man. Jim Arthur, 80, disappeared last Thursday. His stepson, Garrett Kern, is a person of interest in Arthur's disap..
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Fla. pushes adoption for roughly 800 foster kids

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida is launching a statewide initiative to find homes for roughly 800 foster children during National Adoption Month.    The Department ..
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Scott meeting press at AP legislative meeting

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott and Florida legislative leaders are meeting the press in Tallahassee.    They are speaking to reporters and editors Wednesda..
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