Man found dead at Naples Pier

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NAPLES- On Wednesday at approximately 7:50 am, units from the Naples Police Department and the Naples Fire and Rescue Department responded to a call of an unresponsive male at the ..
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Bacteria bigger threat to citrus than cold weather

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Florida farmers say the biggest threat to their citrus crop isn't the recent cold weather. They're more worried about greening.  The incurable disease ..
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Scott holds first meeting with Florida Cabinet

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott had a photo opportunity with Smokey Bear and won Cabinet approval for his pick as Florida's top environmental regulator. Those were the hig..
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2 Collier County men arrested in deadly strip club shooting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

Update:  Overnight Fort Myers Police   with the help of the Collier County Sheriff’s Office police have arrested two people in connection with an overnight sho..
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Thifty Mama boutique opens in Ft. Myers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-The new "Thrifty Mama" boutique will celebrate its grand opening weekend on January 28-29 with special giveaways and sales. The thrift boutique is located at 1952 ..
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Frank Abagnale advises crowd how to protect finances from fraud

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

NAPLES, Fla.- It's a story of fraud...a savvy teenager making out with millions of dollars by forging checks. The 2002 film, "Catch Me If You Can" stars Leonardo DiCaprio. But on T..
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Deputies identify bank robbery suspect

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Boland

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County deputies say the man who robbed a Fort Myers Beach bank is 66 year old John Bobby McGee. Around 9:00 Tuesday morning, a man walked into the ..
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Injured Cape Coral soldier Corey Kent talks about his recovery

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON, DC. - A Cape Coral soldier is on the road to recovery.Private First Class Corey Kent is making incredible progress after being injured in an explosion in Afghanistan la..
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Parents voice their opinions on elementary rezone in Collier County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The Collier School Board hitting the topic of rezoning once again, this time at the elementary level. Parents came out to the meeting to voice their opinion...
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Vandals target Canterbury School buses

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEE COUNTY- On Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at approximately 7:10 a.m. the Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call reporting vandalism to multiple vehicles at Canterbury School, 8..
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Local Hero makes remarkable strides

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS- A local hero making incredible strides in his recovery. Private First Class Corey Kent, of Cape Coral, is working to regain his mobility and strength at the Walter Reed..
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Former Lee County deputy sentenced to 6 years in prison for child molestation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A former Lee County Sheriff's deputy is sentenced to six and a half years in prison for molesting a 14 year-old girl. Joshua Payne told the victim he wa..
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Mourners honor young deputy at memorial service

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

CAPE CORAL, Fla.-- Friends and family of the Lee County Sheriff's Deputy killed in a motorcycle accident last week gathered for a memorial service in Cape Coral Tuesday. Scott Whee..
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Scott picks Wilkins to lead social services agency

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - David Wilkins is Gov. Rick Scott's choice to head the state's Department of Children and Families. Wilkins, whose appoint was announced Tuesday. served as ..
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Driver involved in 2009 Traffic Fatality Pleads Guilty and Receives Prison Sentence

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL- The Cape Coral Police Traffic Homicide Unit investigated a crash in the 1500 Block of NE Pine Island Road on June 18th 2009. The investigation concluded that Louis Tras..
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Security added at Gulf oil spill claims meetings

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) - The shooting of a congresswoman and rising tempers along the Gulf Coast have prompted increased security for meetings between BP's oil spill claims czar a..
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Man charged with murder plot against brother

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A Fort Lauderdale man is jailed on charges of plotting to hire a hit man to kill his brother in a dispute over their parents' $20 million estate. Polic..
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Fla. AG: 6 states will join health care law suit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Attorney General Pam Bondi says six additional states will join Florida and 19 other states in a lawsuit against the Obama Administration's health care law. ..
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Reporters say Fla. gov's media rules too tight

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Journalists who cover Florida's capital say the new administration of Gov. Rick Scott is skirting free-press traditions and attempting to control their wor..
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CCSO looking for a man that went missing Dec. 19; bolo issued

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for help in locating a man last seen at his Port Charlotte home on Dec. 19, 2010. An attempt to l..
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