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4 hrs ago | Naples Daily News
"I didn't know who I was voting for until I put pen to paper," she said after voting at the Bonita Springs Elections Office on U.S. 41. Lombardo, of Bonita Springs, was one of 720 Lee County residents and 637 Collier residents who voted Saturday to fill the seat left vacant by former U.S. Rep. Trey Radel, who resigned in January after a highly ... (more)
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8 hrs ago | NBC2 News
A bicyclist was taken to the hospital early Saturday morning after being struck by an SUV.
11 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Strides for Stella was organized by 20 Florida Gulf Coast University students that are taking a course called Foundations of Civic Engagement.
15 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- News-Press political reporter Heather Wysocki joined us live in the studio to talk about the results of an exclusive WINK News/ News-Press congressional poll.
Corey Perrine/Staff From left, State Senator Lizbeth Benacquisto, Curt Clawson, Dr. Michael Dreikorn, and Dr. Paige Kreegel are present for the two hour televised moderated debate for the Congressional District 19 Republican candidacy Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at the Lee County School District Headquarters in Fort Myers.
WINK News learned Lathan Gareiss walked down Lee Boulevard dressed the part dragging a cross.
If you know anything about these fugitives, you can earn up to $1,000 by calling Crime Stoppers at 780-TIPS.
Officers arrested a pair accused of stealing motors from two boats docked in a canal behind two separate Cape Coral homes.
Deputies arrested two people Thursday on narcotics and firearms charges as the result of a search warrant served at their address.
The Lee County Sheriff's Office is looking for the person who robbed an Advanced Auto Parts store Thursday night.
Mail ballot returns are strong while early voting at the seven Lee County locations has remained slow for the special Republican Primary for Congressional District 19. As of Thursday morning, less than 4,000 registered voters had turned up at the polls to vote early despite the shorter lines and longer hours, according to Sharon Harrington, Lee ... (more)
In a lawsuit filed Monday in U.S. District Court, Fort Myers, Michael Campbell claims he was fired for speaking out against Lee DOT's mismanagement of funds, gross inequities in personnel decisions and extensive age discrimination.
Economic Crimes detectives need assistance in identifying a man who fraudulently used a credit card at several locations in Charlotte County earlier this month.
It happened in the 1800 block of Monte Vista Street around 10:30 p.m. The area is near the Edison and Ford Winter Estates and just down the street from Edison Park Creative and Expressive Arts Elementary School .
A second adult fetish model was arrested Wednesday for her role in a series of porn videos that Miami-Dade police say depicted the decapitation of chickens and deaths of other barnyard animals.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The 'opt out' movement is gaining momentum and making its way to Southwest Florida, as parents choose to have their kids not take the FCAT test.