More problems with county run program in Collier

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - New details about a Collier program run with tax dollars, now being investigated for possible misuse of your money. Friday, we told you about the Neighborhoo..
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Cape Coral Nile Monitor trapping numbers decrease

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fl. - They can grow up to seven feet long, can run almost 20 miles an hour, and if you live in Cape Coral, they might be in your backyard. Nile monitor lizards were fir..
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Debt deal legislation passes the House

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ann Peay

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Emergency legislation to avoid an economy-rattling government default sped through the House Monday night, a scant day before the deadline for action - the drama..
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Cape Coral real estate brings in foreign investors

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral homes sales are on the rise, but it's who's doing the buying that has realtors talking. Cape Coral is the third most popular city in the nation for for..
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Lee budget planners recommend tax rate hike

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee county budget planners are recommending a hike in the general fund property tax rate for the coming fiscal year that starts Oct. 1. At least one commissioner ..
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Teen gets 20½ years in father's death

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A Panhandle teen has been sentenced to 20½ years in prison for fatally shooting his father in 2009.    An Escambia County judge sentenc..
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City of Miami Beach settles over wrongful arrest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - The ACLU of Florida says it's reached a settlement with the city of Miami Beach over the wrongful arrest of a man who called 911 to report two police officers beating ..
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Man gets life for drug-related killings

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A north Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing two people during a botched drug deal.    An Alachua County judge sente..
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Accidental shooting on Rod and Gun Club Road

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- There has been an accidental shooting at Rod and Gun Club Road, just west of Immokalee Road. The Lee County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that while target pract..
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Coyote warning signs in the Cape taken down

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A message warning of coyotes in Cape Coral is catching the eye...of code enforcement. Someone posted "home made" signs on a street corner last week. Monday, they ..
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Driver who hit and killed nuns admits guilt

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County man who hit and killed two nuns in a drunk driving accident in 2009 admitted his guilt today. Michael Hickman will spend the next 15 years behind b..
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Lee County YMCA is expanding

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Y.M.C.A.'s are working on a very aggressive expansion plan. The organization expects to open eight new branches with one opening in Cape Coral in the n..
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Bees attacking Lehigh Acres community

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fl - Thousands of bees are swarming one Lehigh Acres neighborhood. The bees come from hives used to collect honey in a man's backyard. But his neighbors say the ..
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CCSO arrests mom for meth trafficking, child abuse

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Narcotics detectives arrested a mother for trafficking in Methamphetamine Monday morning after a daughter flags down a depu..
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Historic Fort Myers house a total loss due to fire

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A historic home goes up in flames. The Fort Myers house, belonging to a one-time mayoral candidate is now deemed a total loss. The fire broke out last night at th..
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CCSO looking for a possible downed plane

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- As of 5 p.m. on Monday, the search has been called off. CCSO was looking for a possible downed single engine plane at the Punta Gorda airport.
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Coast Guard, Good Samaritan rescues two divers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KEY WEST Fla. - The Coast Guard and a Good Samaritan located two overdue divers approximately 14 miles west of the Marquesas Keys, Fla., Sunday. Rescued were William Oswald, 49 an..
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Sex offender charged as peeping Tom

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- A man who is a registered sex offender has been arrested and charged with peeping into the windows of residences in an East Naples community and watching juvenile gir..
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Goodwill urges Fla. students to donate, not dump

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Goodwill has been hammering home a message to college students on the move in Tallahassee: Don't Dump! Donate!    At apartment complexes tha..
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Haitian teen drowns during outing at Fort De Soto

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A Haitian teen who came to the United States two years ago for hip surgery has drowned during a church outing at Fort De Soto Park.    Au..
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