Lauren Casey's frigid weather forecast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

A Christmas cold front opened the door to the 3rd arctic air mass of the season! It's a chilly start to our Monday, but the coldest temperatures occur tonight with widespread 20's ..
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Scientists: 29 Fla. panther kittens born in 2010

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - State wildlife officials say there were 29 documented Florida panther kittens born in 2010, and another 30 to 40 likely were born to unmonitored panthers. That ..
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Mass. tourist steps in front of Disney bus, dies

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A tourist from Massachusetts was killed when he walked in front of a bus at a Walt Disney World resort. Authorities say 69-year-old Robert Krueger of Yarmouth ..
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Homeowners brace for insurance rate hikes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Many Florida homeowners expected relief from the higher property insurance bills that followed the busy 2004 and 2005 seasons. But more than 4 million Florida..
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Fla. drug czar frustrated by contract disputes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MIAMI (AP) - Over the past two years, Florida lawmakers have waged war on storefront pain clinics, passing a succession of laws to rein in a rogue industry feeding a black market i..
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Deputies investigate possible homicide in LaBelle

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Maite Delarosa

LABELLE, Fla- A LaBelle woman was found dead in an abandoned house early Sunday morning on Seminole Avenue, according to the Hendry County Sheriff's Office.  Investigators say..
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Cold weather returns, freeze warnings inland

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Cold temperatures returning to Florida has state Division of Emergency Management officials urging residents and visitors throughout Florida to prepare.  A..
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Carelessness blamed for Okeechobee wildifres

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

OKEECHOBEE, Fla. (AP) - State officials say human carelessness is to blame for four separate wildfires that burned hundreds of acres and destroyed several vehicles and boats in Oke..
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Florida drug czar frustrated by contract disputes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI (AP) - Florida's drug czar says he's frustrated by contract disputes and other delays that have plagued the state's efforts to crack down on unregulated pain clinics.Bruce Gr..
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Florida homeowners brace for insurance rate hikes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Many Florida homeowners expected relief from the higher property insurance bills that followed the busy 2004 and 2005 seasons. But more than 4 million Florida..
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4 fires burn vehicles, boats in Okeechobee County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

OKEECHOBEE, Fla. (AP) - State officials say human carelessness is to blame for four separate wildfires that burned hundreds of acres and destroyed several vehicles and boats in Oke..
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Frigid temperatures worry Florida's farmworkers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

IMMOKALEE, Fla. (AP) - When frigid temperatures imperil Florida's crops, the state's farmworkers say their lives become a struggle. Members of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers sa..
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RSW experiencing delays, some flights canceled due to winter weather across the nation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Many travelers suffered through holiday headaches at Southwest Florida International Airport on Christmas, thanks to a number of delays and cancellations. Most of..
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Storm heads to Capital after South gets wintry mix

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - With a rare white Christmas in parts of the Southeast and snow predicted for the nation's Capital, airlines canceled hundreds of flights and urged travelers..
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Families Reunite on Christmas Eve

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Maite Delarosa

FORT MYERS, Fla-- Santa might not have made it to Southwest Florida yet, but he is making Christmas miracles come true. The Daddona's didn't think they'd spend Christmas with their..
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Santa on glowing float delivers hundreds of presents to Suncoast Estates

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The streets of Suncoast Estates lit up Christmas Eve as children got a big surprise from the man in red. Santa, Mrs. Claus and all their merry elves paid a..
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Lehigh Acres woman duped by job scam

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

LEHIGH ACRES, FL- A Lehigh Acres woman says she took a job opportunity only to find out, it was a scam. Sonya Hereford says after searching months for a job unsuccessfully, she got..
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Over 100 Lely Resort residents without water for hours

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

NAPLES, Fla.- Getting geared up for Christmas proved to be a struggle for some in Naples today. Many Lely Resort residents were without water for most of the day, as crews worked t..
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Deputies say 14 year old robbed man at gun point

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEHIGH ACRES, FL-Neighbor Keith Adams says, "The entire neighborhood was blocked off by the sheriff's department." The sheriff's office helicopter circling this Lehigh Acres house ..
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One person dead after Christmas Eve accident

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

SOUTH FORT MYERS, Fla.-An early morning car crash leaves one man dead and another injured.  Authorities identified the victim as John Barber of Lehigh Acres.  Passenger N..
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