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Two words 'Help me' in one text helped save a woman's life in Collier County. Sheriff's officials said her plea last week was their first confirmed emergency through the new "Text to 911" program.
The victim/reporter advised her vehicle was forcibly entered and property was taken from within.
Lightning strikes during a rain storm on Fort Myers Beach proved deadly on Tuesday afternoon, as three people were reportedly struck, one fatally.
Tuesday brought over 2" of rain to parts of Southwest Florida, including Sanibel, which recorded about 2 1/2" of rain at Sanibel Sea School.
One person was killed and two others were injured by a lightning strike on the beach Tuesday afternoon on Fort Myers Beach.
Lightning kills one, injures two others The strike happened on the beach near a Hooters restaurant, according to an employee there.
If you're one of the 400 to 500 people who use the crosswalk in front of Doc's Beach House daily, you probably know how impatient drivers can be.
A Dunkin Donuts drive-through customer placed several orders and paid for them with counterfeit $20 bills about three weeks ago according to Fort Myers Police.
Children's Home Society release: Contribute to Children's Home Society of Florida's Back-to-School Drive and help Southwest Florida's most vulnerable children be equipped for the new school year.
The skeleton pirate left yesterday. That's the word on the street. That leaves the silver statue the last performer standing, standing and sweating on this morning outside the Dairy Queen on Fort Myers Beach.
Lee County Sheriff's Deputies were called to break up a fight in front of a 7-Eleven in Fort Myers Beach Sunday afternoon.
Relatives of a murdered Cape Coral teacher want closure and justice. Amy Patterno's relatives are scheduled to face a judge Monday during the killer's sentencing.
Officials said the 19-foot boat began sinking early in the morning and the operator of the boat contacted the Coast Guard station on Fort Myers Beach about 8 a.m. The boater said his anchor snapped and flooded the vessel.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 03:33 am
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