Frantic search for missing boater off Fort Myers Beach

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

Fort Myers Beach, Fla - A massive search off Ft. Myers Beach has been going since around 7pm Thursday. Crews went well into the night concentrating their efforts off Lovers Key p..
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Emergency crews searching for boater off Fort Myers Beach

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Kyla Filkowski

The Coast Guard and Lee County Sheriff's Department are searching for a missing boater off of Fort Myers Beach. One person made it to shore and divers are looking for the other boa..
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Hurricane Complacency: It worries emergency officials

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

Several years of little hurricane activity affecting south Florida, could cause a lot of complacency among people.  That's the fear of many emergency managers, on the day when..
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BP pauses effort to stop Gulf oil leak

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

ROBERT, La. (AP) - BP suspended its attempt to choke off the gusher at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday so crews could monitor their work and bring in more drilling mud..
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Special task force busts man seducing teen on Facebook

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Max Turnier

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Deputies say the man who stabbed himself in the neck during an undercover operation was the target of a facebook sting where he was trying to continue a sexual r..
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Police: Two recent armed robberies may be linked

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Authorities believe there may be a connection between a robbery from this past weekend and a Tuesday night robbery at a gas station. The first robbery occurred S..
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BP temporarily suspends pumping mud into well to assess situation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

GULF OF MEXICO - BP says they have temporarily suspended pumping mud to stop Gulf oil leak as they assess the situation. BP says it plans to resume pumping mud Thursday night in ef..
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Fatal crash occurs on US-41 in Bonita Springs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A blue Saturn was involved in a fatal accident, which occurred on the southbound side of US-41 in Bonita Springs around 3:10 p.m. Thursday, May 27. MedFlight..
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Two young children gunned down with AK-47 in Miami

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

MIAMI, Fla. - Two young children are hospitalized with gunshot wounds, following an afternoon shooting in Miami involving an AK-47. According to WINK News affiliate CBS4, authoriti..
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Abandoned horse named Gracie finally finds a home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

NAPLES, Fla. -  Gracie has finally found a home. The 19-year-old thoroughbred came to Domestic Animal Services in September 2009, after being abandoned several months earlier ..
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Sarasota Sheriff's deputies arrest man for cocaine trafficking

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. - On Thursday, May 27, the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office arrested 30-year-old Jermaine M. Ginyard, of Seward Circle in Sarasota, for Trafficking in C..
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Two robberies, same suspects?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - On Sunday, May 23, 2010 at 11:06 p.m. the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a robbery at the Stop and Shop located at 3691 Evans Avenue. According to wit..
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Battle brews over Cape Military museum

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nick Spinetto

Cape Coral, Fla -  Some Lee County veterans are at war with each other. The feud is over plans for a world-class military museum in downtown Cape Coral. "There's nothing that ..
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Gulf spill surpasses Valdez; plug try going well

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

COVINGTON, La. (AP) - An untested procedure to plug the blown-out oil well in the Gulf of Mexico seemed to be working, officials said Thursday, but new estimates showed the spill h..
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San Carlos Bay Loggerhead is rehabbed at SeaWorld Orlando

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

ORLANDO, Fla. - Caring for SeaWorld’s 303rd endangered turtle patient of the year is no small task for park aquarists. The recently rescued reptile is a three-foot, 270-pound..
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Fort Myers convenience store robbery suspects sought

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Police are searching for two robbery suspects who were caught on tape as they held up a Fowler Street store. The case unfolded on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 11:27 ..
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Man creates oil cleanup game, Spillville 2: Burn, Baby, Burn!

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Rob Rega of Port Charlotte spent many years as a professional database developer. When the BP oil spill happened, he used his expertise to craft a game calle..
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Deputies on the lookout for good behavior

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

Deputies are on the lookout in Immokalee: for good behavior. With the support of the Collier County Sheriff's Office and Handy Food Stores, youngsters in Immokalee stay cool during..
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Blind man to scale Kilimanjaro

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Judd Cribbs

VENICE, Fla -  You know the joke. Why does one climb a mountain? Because it is there. But Craig Kiser's answer is a bit more complex. "The only limitations you have are the li..
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FCAT scores released for 3rd grade math and reading.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Third graders statewide slightlyincreased their reading performance while their average math scoresremained the same as last year on the Florida Comprehens..
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