Only one thing was guaranteed to a local high school baseball team this weekend: It would be the final game in a Canterbury uniform for the seniors who were three-time defending state champions. That meant they didn’t know what...
A former business manager of Stan Lee was arrested Saturday on elder abuse charges involving the late comic book legend. Keya Morgan was taken into custody in Arizona on an outstanding arrest warrant after being charged by Los Angeles County...
Pope Francis on Saturday said abortion can never be condoned, even when the fetus is gravely sick or malformed. He is urging doctors and priests to support families to carry such pregnancies to term. During an audience with participants of...
Numbers continue to grow in a group formed to build benches for our children's' bus stops. The whole movement was first sparked after an 8-year-old girl was killed in a hit-and-run crash while she waited for her school bus....
Two men died after attempting to "jump" an open drawbridge in Louisiana, authorities said. State police responded to a single-vehicle crash around 2 a.m. Friday in the water at the Black Bayou Bridge near Lake Charles. Alejandro Cazares, 23, and...
A woman who went missing two weeks ago in Maui has been found alive. Amanda Eller, 35, was last seen on May 8, and was believed to be lost during a hike. "It came down to life and death...
Many new questions surround a deadly hit-and-run case in Lee County, since the accused driver has been arrested. Logan Hetherington, 19 was arrested for hitting and killing 8-year-old Layla Aiken then leaving the scene in March. We spoke to a...
Collier County Sheriff’s Office arrested 18-year-old Jonathan Ryan Nelson on charges of impersonating a law enforcement officer Saturday. CCSO received a call about an aggressive driver. Deputies responded to the area and stopped a man on Immokalee Road and Collier...
Florida Highway Patrol is responding to a crash with injuries on EL Jobean Road (FL-776) and Riverwood Drive in Charlotte County Saturday. The crash is north of the bridge that goes over Myakka River. According to FHP, the roadblock is clear. Drivers...
Over a lunch of hamburger steaks, mashed potatoes and green beans, Walter Hussman delivered his pitch to the dozen or so attendees of the Hope, Arkansas, Rotary Club meeting. He promised that if they keep paying their current rate...
Cape Coral police are searching for a man accused of stealing from a Lowe's home improvement store Thursday. According to a manager of the store at 1651 NE Pine Island Road, around 9:40 a.m. the suspect selected two Husqvarna trimmers...
President Donald Trump opened a state visit to Japan on Saturday by needling the country over its trade imbalance with the United States. “Maybe that’s why you like me so much,” he joshed. Trump also promoted the U.S. under his...
A major agency is concerned with dolphins being stranded and dying on the shores of Southwest Florida. Since July 2018, experts say almost 200 dolphins have died due to presence of red tide in our waters. NOAA is calling it...
Things are moving a little better along a busy Lee County road. All northbound lanes of Metro Parkway are back open after power lines fell on the road Friday. Crews finished fixing the power lines. Earlier, drivers were stuck in a...
Florida Department of Environmental Protection unveiled a tool you can use to track where blue-green algae is populating across the states waterways. It's an interactive map, allowing you to click on different waterways and see what the latest measurements are. To...
North Collier Fire Rescue said its always training for new situations and refining methods to tackle any emergency. The fire department's trucks are loaded and ready to take off with firefighters inside, especially since it's going to be hot and...
Even though a man was accused and arrested for a hit-and-run that killed an 8-year-old girl at her bus stop, the mission for people working to make local bus stops safer, placing benches at every stop, has not changed. Days...
Have you ever heard of a nurdle? They are tiny plastic pellets used in the process for making plastic products. They look harmless, but they can be deadly for animals. A group in Collier County formed Nurdle Patrol to clean...
A portable shelter could help save lives after a natural disaster like a hurricane. And the brains behind it is a 10-year-old boy from Lee County. He looks to put his invention to the test at a national convention. Hayden...
A Wisconsin man was sentenced Friday to life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents in a case that mystified authorities for months until the girl made a daring escape from the remote cabin where...

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