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Partnership helps criminals struggling with mental illness

Locking them up and throwing away the key is a thing of the past for the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office. The agency is partnering with...
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Arrest made in 2017 Lehigh Acres shooting homicide

The Lee County Sheriff's Office held a press conference Tuesday afternoon in regards to a homicide arrest. A vehicle driven by Aden James Wright, 20,...
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Charlotte County school district adds 30 minutes to school day

Charlotte County public school students will be ringing in the 2019 school year with a new bell schedule. The School District of Charlotte County is...
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Crash on I-75 in North Fort Myers kills one, leaves infant in critical condition

One man is dead and an infant in critical condition after a three-vehicle crash in North Fort Myers Wednesday morning. The crash on I-75 southbound happened...
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Felons across Florida have their voting rights restored

It was a day filled with hugs and handshakes for Lance Wissinger. "It was an amazing, emotional experience," Wissinger said. It started with breakfast with family and...

Complaints pile up in Cape Coral as garbage sits curbside uncollected

Last year more than 800 complaints were filed with the city against Waste Pro USA Inc. for things like trash and items sitting at the...
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Friend remembers 78-year-old Frances Axley, Naples homicide victim

Collier County investigators are intensifying their search for a suspect in a Naples killing, and we're getting our first look at who the victim,...
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Marjory Stoneman Douglas safety commission releases school security report

A more than 400-page report is dedicated to the 17 people who lost their lives in the 2018 Valentine's Day shooting at Marjory Stoneman...
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One vehicle overturned in a Cape Coral crash Wednesday afternoon

A busy road in Cape Coral reopened following a nasty two vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon. Cape Coral Police and Fire cleared Santa Barbara Blvd. and Diplomat...
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Woman unknowingly buys ‘blacklist’ phone on a marketplace app

In the era of online shopping, it is becoming increasingly difficult to spot real items from fake ones even if the person meets with...

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