Next-to-last space shuttle flight lands on Earth

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ola Alak

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Space shuttle Endeavour and its six astronauts returned to Earth early Wednesday, closing out the next-to-last mission in NASA's 30-year program with a ..
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NASA sets up telescope at Naples Municipal Airport

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

NAPLES, Fla. -- Crews from NASA set up at Naples Municipal Airport on Tuesday to catch the return of space shuttle Endeavour. They set up a telescope to capture thousands of photo..
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Bonita Springs YMCA closes its doors

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A lack of memberships and out of control costs forced the YMCA to close. The facilty opened in 2005, but posted a loss every single year thereafter. The YMCA..
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Bonita Springs YMCA closes its doors

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A lack of memberships and out of control costs forced the YMCA to close. The facilty opened in 2005, but posted a loss every single year thereafter. The YMCA..
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Charlotte Co. woman reported missing has been found safe

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- UPDATE: Mabel Lillian Best has been located in good health. She was found in Hendry County.   ORIGINAL: The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office is attemp..
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Girl locks herself in safe for more than an hour

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS-Terrifying  moments for an 11 year old girlShe was locked in a money safe for more than an hour this past weekend.Firefighters teamed up with a locksmith to get her..
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New Lee County storm surge projections have Emergency Management on edge

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- 2011's Lee County storm surge projections have Emergency Management on high alert. "What we see now is a slightly different picture in more detail. And it's a lit..
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Lee Co. Utilities to ask for 23% Rate Hike over Four Years

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County utilities will seek a hefty rate increase over the next four years.  It says it needs the money to pay for higher internal costs, plus to pay for ..
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Lee County Sheriff proposes $6 million decrease in upcoming budget

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Sheriff Mike Scott and his team announced the budget for the 2011-2012 fiscal year on Tuesday. The budget has been cut by a little more than $6 million for the up..
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Cape woman collects donations for deployed Marines

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

CAPE CORAL, Fla.-As the country takes Memorial Day to reflect on the men and women in uniform, one Cape Coral woman hopes people will take the time and reach out to troops overseas..
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Fla. Gov. Scott signs welfare drug testing bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Welfare applicants will have to undergo drug testing under a bill Gov. Rick Scott signed. Scott signed the bill Tuesday in Panama City along with another m..
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LCSO seeking woman involved in carjacking, armed robbery and kidnapping

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County sheriff's detectives are searching for a woman involved in a carjacking, armed robbery and kidnapping in the Pine Manor area on May 28. Detectives want..
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Fish jumps in boat, breaks woman's leg

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FANNING SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife officials say a sturgeon fish jumped into a boat and seriously injured a 25-year-old woman. The incident happened Sunday on the Suwannee River..
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Astronauts get set to land Endeavour one last time

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Their work in orbit complete, Endeavour's six astronauts on Tuesday checked the systems they need to bring NASA's second-to-last space shuttle flight to..
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Firefighters battle wildfires around the state

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Fire officials are fighting more than 250 active wildfires around Florida and smoke from the fires is drifting throughout the state. Kristin Bennett of the Flori..
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Crews continue to fight Little West fire in N. Cape Coral

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

NORTH CAPE CORAL, Fla.-- More than three dozen fire personnel are fighting the Little West fire just east of Burnt Store Road in North Cape Coral. By midday Tuesday, the fire had b..
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Attempted murder arrest leads to arrest of 3 others on drug charges

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.-  Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested a Punta Gorda man for attempted murder. A search of the Englewood home where he was located ..
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Sean Kingston critical after watercraft crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MIAMI (AP) - A publicist for Sean Kingston says the hip-hop singer is in critical but stable condition after crashing his watercraft into a Miami Beach bridge. Joseph Carozza provi..
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ONLY ON WINK: Pfc. Corey Kent opens up on the meaning behind Memorial Day

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A hometown hero reflects on the meaning behind Memorial Day. Private First Class Corey Kent was severely wounded while serving in Afghanistan last year. Almost a ..
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Two Immokalee teens killed in early morning car accident

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

IMMOKALEE, Fla. -- A car crash that killed two Immokalee teenagers has authorities trying to figure out what went wrong as families and friends continue to grieve. The crash happe..
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