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Environmental students study affects of weather on FL mangroves

Biologists in SWFL are looking into how mangrove trees are affected by excessive rain and hurricane conditions. Gianna Diaz, a graduate student at FGCU studying...
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SWFL sets world record, collects food donations at Thursday event

One of the most popular places in Southwest Florida just beat the Guinness World Record for the largest human seashell. 1,093 was the lucky number...

Bonita Springs man arrested for child porn

A 51-year-old man was arrested Thursday in connection with child pornography, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said. John Charles Hicks, of Naples, is facing...
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Boy dies after being electrocuted by stove outlet in Fort Myers home

An 8-year-old boy died early Thursday morning after being shocked by an outlet, according to the Fort Myers Police Department. Caleb Zedaker, of Fort Myers,...
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Man killed in construction accident at Lakes Regional Park

A 41-year-old man was killed Thursday morning in an accident at a construction site at Lakes Regional Park, according to the South Trail Fire...

Punta Gorda woman pleads guilty for wire fraud

A Punta Gorda woman has pleaded guilty to wire fraud and faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in federal prison. Hollie Dustin, a licensed...

Power restored on Sanibel, LCEC investigating cause

According to the City of Sanibel, 1500-2500 customers were without power for a brief period Thursday morning. The customers affected were between East Gulf Drive...
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Army Corps to reduce water releases from Lake O starting Friday

The Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District will be reducing water releases from Lake Okeechobee starting Friday. This announcement comes after Governor Rick Scott issued...

Sheriff: Charges against Lois Riess in Minnesota man’s killing still pending

Minnesota authorities are waiting for ballistic test results before charging a woman accused of killing her husband in southern Minnesota and fleeing to Florida,...

Power outage that knocked out traffic lights in Cape Coral back on

A power outage that knocked out traffic lights in the area of the 1500 block of Del Prado Boulevard South has been restored, the...

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