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After Tuesday's lightning strike that killed one person and injured two others, we have learned Fort Myers Beach may spend thousands of dollars to try and prevent something like that from happening again.
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.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery that happened in traffic on Pine Ridge Rd. and Gladiolous Dr. yesterday around 4:00 p.m. According to the incident report, the suspects got out of a white car and approached the victims' car.
A man was killed and two teenagers were injured by a lightning strike on the beach Tuesday afternoon on Fort Myers Beach.
To be eligible to vote in the August 26, 2014 Primary Election, you must be registered to vote or change your party affiliation on or before Monday July, 28, 2014.
The three people were hit at around 2:10 p.m., while they were walking on the beach a short distance from the Lani Kai resort in Fort Myers Beach.
Deputy Frank Flynn, of the Lee County Sheriff's Office, writes a citation for a seat belt violation and no license or proof of insurance to a motorist on Old U.S. 41 on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Bonita Springs.
The Department of Children and Families tells WINK News, a Cape Coral infant, allegedly shaken by his father, continues to fight for his life in a Miami hospital.
Naples, Fla. - a- The Collier County Sheriff's Office is conducting traffic enforcement at the following locations: Immokalee Road and Logan Boulevard, red light running; Everglades Boulevard and Oil Well Road, speeding; and Radio and Livingston roads, red light running; a- The Lee County Sheriff's Office's Traffic Unit will target at least one of ... (more)
More air travelers used the airport last month than a year ago June 2013, up 1.2 percent.
Houses that are built according to FEMA guidelines suffer more property damage during hurricanes than homes built prior to the guidelines, write Carolyn Dehring, professor at the University of Georgia Terry College of Business, and Martin Halek, senior lecturer at the University of Wisconsin's School of Business, for the Cato Institute.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- LeeTran's fares cover less than 20% of the cost of its service.
A Lee County entrepreneur wants to bring a brand new business downtown. Normally you see Pedicabs in big cities and they haven't been allowed in Fort Myers.
FORT MYERS, FL.,Buyer beware if you shop online. A Lee County man says he just got ripped off using Facebook.
A Florida election law could keep some voters from deciding certain races in the upcoming primary election.
A Lehigh Acres family is recovering Monday after an early morning scare. They say two stray pit bulls stalked their home and attacked their pet dog.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 04:00 am
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