Nearly $100,000 in taxpayer money spent on failed Jackson Labs project

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Taxpayers learning Collier County spent even more money than first thought in their failed attempt to bring Jackson Labs to the area. Now, people say they wa..
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Former Cape boss fights back

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, FL - Former cape Coral public works director Chuck Pavlos says he wants to set the record straight. Pavlos was asked to resign after a perofrmance audit questioned his ..
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Talking birds may have thwarted robbery

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PALMETTO- Manatee County Sheriff's report says a woman saw two men trying to open her locked front door about 11 a.m. Monday. The woman told deputies she ran upstairs to hide. The ..
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PSC upholds $13.8 M Florida Power & Light refund

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - State regulators have rejected Florida Power & Light Co.'s request to reconsider a $13.8 million refund to its customers. The Public Service Commission..
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Foreclosure and Civil Lawsuit Filings Drop Sharply in SW Florida

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

If you are looking for a hotbed of activity, don't go to your local courthouse:  things there are pretty slow.    Foreclosure and civil lawsuit filings have dro..
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Update on Cape Coral Police dog shooting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL- On Saturday February 5th, Cape Coral Police Officers were dispatched to a physical disturbance involving weapons and reported injuries at 1620 SE 46th Street at 2:55pm...
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Couple spotlighted on 'Redneck Wedding'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - A newlywed couple is showcased during the filming of CMT's 'My Big Redneck Wedding' and say their one-of-a-kind wedding was made-for-TV. Christopher and Jenn..
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Schedules released for SWFL Reading Festival

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

FORT MYERS, Fla - The author and event schedules have been released for Southwest Florida's premiere literary event, The Southwest Florida Reading Festival. To view the complete sc..
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Sky high fares, business travelers face new hikes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

DALLAS (AP) - United and Continental airlines are raising fares for U.S. business travelers by $20 to $60 for a round-trip ticket. The airlines, both owned by United Continental Ho..
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Man charged with burglary and grand theft in East Englewood

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

EAST ENGLEWOOD- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Rotonda West man after his fingerprints matched those in the national system AFIS. The prints were located on..
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Fla. school leaders: Scott plan would mean layoff

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - School officials say Gov. Rick Scott's proposal to cut school spending by at least $300, or 4.3 percent, for each student in Florida would mean layoffs and..
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Just released: No electronic flaws in Toyota

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - A government investigation into Toyota safety problems has found no electronic flaws to account for reports of sudden, unintentional acceleration.Transportation o..
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FMPD is looking for shoplifting trio

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

The Fort Myers Police Department is looking for three thieves who stole cameras from a local electronics store. It happened at the Best Buy located at 9370 Dynasty Drive. The men e..
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Rollover accident slows traffic on I-75 in Charlotte Co.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.-- Charlotte County Fire/EMS is on the scene of a semi-truck rollover located on the southbound side of I-75 by Kings Highway, (just north of the Rampart..
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Gov. Scott proposes major spending, tax cuts in budget plan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Governor Rick Scott broke with tradition Monday by leaving Tallahassee to introduce his budget plan."It makes hard decisions, but it makes the right decisions fo..
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Some passengers sickened aboard Southwest flight

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Southwest Airlines says about a dozen passengers on a flight from Tampa to Milwaukee complained of flu-like symptoms Monday afternoon. Southwest spokesman Brad Haw..
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Killer of 3 confesses Ohio house was random target

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio man who killed two women and a boy during a home burglary and dropped their dismembered bodies down a hollow tree confesses the house was a random..
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Man gets 15 years for fatal homeless beating

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - One of two homeless men charged in the murder of another homeless man last year in South Florida pleaded guilty to manslaughter and was sentenced to 15..
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Fla. man charged with letting dog attack daughter

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

OCALA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a north Florida man attacked his daughter and let his dog bite her. The Marion County Sheriff's Office reports that 49-year-old Julian Maynard Sa..
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9-Year old boy gets pornographic text message

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEHIGH ACRES, FL- A nine year old boy's family outraged after he gets an obscene picture message on his cell phone, from a complete stranger! The texter apologized and said it was ..
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