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1 hr ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
LEE COUNTY, Fla.,- The Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida has a new addition to it's team.
5 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- In a 3 to 2 vote, the school board opted out of standardized testing leaving parents split on the controversial decision.
7 hrs ago | NBC2 News
Rescued from a storm drain and now recovering from a minor heart attack. We have new information on the Lehigh Acres man who found himself stuck in a storm drain Wednesday.
7 hrs ago | NBC2 News
FHP tells us traffic the bus stopped at a light on US-41. The SUV crashed into the back of the bus.
8 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Some teachers say they are very pleased with the school board's decision to opt out of standardized testing.
12 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers
Just a year after the brutal murder of a young Lee County man, the family of Kyle Byrtus is tapping into social media resources to help rally support to increase the reward for information leading to the arrest of Byrtus' killer.
16 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
With a 3-2 vote on Wednesday night, the Lee County school district became the first in Florida to opt out of Common Core testing Lee County opts out of Common Core With a 3-2 vote on Wednesday night, the Lee County school district became the first in Florida to opt out of Common Core testing Check out this story on wtsp.com: ... (more)
This Fall the Cypress Cove community at Health Park will break ground on a new assisted living facility.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- It's happening more and more in Lee County and across the country.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.,- Southwest Florida storms can turn deadly with a single lightning strike, but local leaders say it doesn't have to be that way.
The Lee County Sheriff's Office deputy who fatally struck a teenager on a bicycle with his cruiser in Cape Coral has been placed on administrative leave with pay, the office announced Thursday.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Hundreds of people are supporting a move that could mean no more standardized testing for kids in school.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- State Senator Lizbeth Benacquisto will hold onto her seat in district 30 after winning Tuesday's primary.
Isles of Capri residents have proven every vote counts. A proposed fire merger with the East Naples-Golden Gate Fire District will not happen.
The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing 51-year-old Fort Myers woman.
The incident occurred sometime between 8/20/2014 and 8/25/2014. The case has been forwarded to detectives for further investigation.
The City of Naples says the water main became loose and started gushing out water.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 09:02 pm
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