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Man is suspected of hitting over a dozen mailboxes, avoids a DUI charge

A suspected drunk driver went on a joy ride as he destroyed everything in sight leaving behind mailboxes littered on the ground in a...
A vehicle pulls a boat. The method works as a temporary boat ramp. (WINK News photo)video

North Fort Myers waterfront land being offered to the county for a boat ramp

Boaters say trying to launch your boat can be hectic, particularly during busy season. A real estate company is offering to donate land for a...
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Ambitious developer encounters push back from local residents

An ambitious developer faces push back from nearby neighbors as a series of projects will bring more traffic to an already busy area. Neighbors...
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Fort Myers Beach Town Council seeks restrictions on late night noise

The Town of Fort Myers Beach is working to set new rules on how rowdy you can get on the beach. The move comes after...
Jeff, who confronted the two teenagers suspected of stealing a rifle from the home next door, points to where the he confronted them. (WINK News photo)video

Thieves suspected of stealing rifle flee when man confronts them with pistol

A neighbor with a gun confronted two accused thieves in a residential area of Cape Coral Monday afternoon. It all started when a dad said...

Florida Highway Patrol trooper dies after heart attack during training exercise

 A Florida Highway Patrol trooper died after participating in a training exercise in Fort Myers Tuesday. Master Sgt. Daniel Hinton suffered a heart attack...
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Car crashes into Payless ShoeSource store in Fort Myers

A person drove their car into a Payless ShoeSource store in Fort Myers late Monday night. The incident took place at the store on Cleveland...
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Corkscrew Road widening project begins Tuesday

Tuesday, Lee County will begin the process of widening Corkscrew Road road to a 4-lane road in Estero. The expansion will start at Ben Hill...
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Lee County Sheriff’s deputy and teen who was elbowed had prior encounters

The arrest report for a teen who was elbowed in the face during detainment by a Lee County sheriff’s deputy was released Monday. According to...
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North Fort Myers empty property open for development discussion

There is a prime piece of real estate with a potential to be anything in North Fort Myers right off the Caloosahatchee River. Neighbors...

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