I-75 accident causes one fatality

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PUNTA GORDA- The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 3:31 p.m. of a crash on I-75 northbound at mile marker 164, just past the U.S. 17 overpass. A pickup rep..
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City official removed over Sunshine Law violation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WAUCHULA- A Wauchula city commissioner has been removed from office for Sunshine Law violations and four other elected leaders of the small southwest Florida town have resigned. Go..
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Various local builders recognized with outstanding achievement

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY- Eighteen local builders have been recognized with outstanding achievement in home building and design from the 2011 Parade of Homes. Ten local builders were honored wit..
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A new report finds the president has broad authority to continue easing sanctions against Cuba without violating the congressionally mandated U.S. embargo.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MIAMI- A new report finds the president has broad authority to continue easing sanctions against Cuba without violating the congressionally mandated U.S. embargo. The report releas..
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25 couples say 'I do' on V-day

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS- While most people use Valentine's Day to show their love for one another- some couples took it to the next level and said "I do." Twenty-five couples came out to Sanibe..
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Local man arrested for sexual battery on teen boys

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes detectives arrested a man Monday who gave alcohol and drugs to teenage boys ages 15, 17, 18 and sexually battered th..
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Board approves intervention plans for 12 schools

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

BRADENTON- The State Board of Education has approved intervention plans for a dozen of the state's lowest performing schools if they don't make needed improvements. Meeting in Brad..
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Fed court debates Orlando homeless feeding ban

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ATLANTA - The full federal appeals court is debating whether the city of Orlando was right to restrict activists who give food to the homeless in a public park. The 11th U.S. Circu..
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Scott to state workers It's about private jobs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE - Gov. Rick Scott is telling the state employees whose jobs may be among the most vulnerable that he's all about creating private sector jobs. Scott visited the Departm..
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Red Sox pitchers, catchers have first workout

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Spring Training is underway in Fort Myers, as the Red Sox begin workouts at the Player Development Complex Tuesday. Pitchers and catchers had their first workout..
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Home Depot to add more than 60,000 seasonal jobs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ATLANTA (AP) - Home Depot Inc. will hire more than 60,000 seasonal workers to help with its busy spring season. The world's biggest home improvement retailer says it will fill the ..
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Undercover operation nabs 2 drug traffickers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Narcotics detectives arrested two Oxycodone drug traffickers Monday following an undercover operation in the Charlotte Harbor res..
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Body found in bag inside pest control truck

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WEST PALM BEACH- A body in a bag was found in a pesticide truck stopped on the shoulder of Interstate 95. West Palm Beach police officials say a Road Ranger spotted the small red T..
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State Farm seeks rate hikes in property insurance

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE- Insurance giant State Farm is back before Florida insurance regulators asking for significant increases in homeowners premiums. State Farm Florida presents its case at..
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Dalai Lama nephew hit by car, killed on Fla. walk

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PALM COAST- The Dalai Lama's nephew was killed along a Florida coastal highway during one of his long treks to bring awareness to the Tibetan struggle for independence from China, ..
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Cape Coral man fights for a traffic light

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL, FL -  Spencer Crutchley says he believes a traffic light at the intersection of Pine Island Road and Skyline Boulevard could save lives and possibly  could ha..
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Red Sox Pitchers and Catchers report today

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

   Fort Myers Fla.  Happening today , the first day of pitcher and catcher workouts for the Boston Red Sox.      Our Kyle Jordan is live at City ..
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House fire on Rhode Island Avenue in Fort Myers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

   Fort Myers Fla.    A house catches fire on Rhode Island avenue in Fort Myers.     Our Kyle Jordan is live on the scene with the..
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Collier parents, teachers voice opinons on who they want to see leading District

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

NAPLES, Fla. - The Collier County School District is looking for a new Superintendent. And Monday night, people in the community got the chance to voice their opinions on what type..
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Cape council: Victim Advocate program will not be cut

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The Cape Coral City Council says it's standing by a police program that helps the families of crime victims.The emotional appeal to save the city's Victim Advoca..
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