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2 hrs ago | Naples Daily News
A federal judge threw out the majority of a lawsuit filed against Lee County by a former Economic Development employee, but allowed her whistle-blower and labor violation allegations to proceed.
4 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
Southwest Florida's largest city could join others in the state - and become the first in Lee County - with a Domestic Partnership Registry.
8 hrs ago | NBC2 News
The fire is currently 90 acres and 80 percent contained. The Pine Island Fire Chief says it is almost contained and no structures are in danger.
8 hrs ago | NBC2 News
The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office is handing an incident near US-41 and Harbor Blvd where a crane fell on a power line, knocking out power to many traffic lights along the US-41 corridor.
9 hrs ago | WTLV
Amputee forced to shower using a garden hose Diane Schroeder discovered her house's foundation was sinking during a bathroom remodel.
11 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Incoming Spirit Airlines flight 220, heading to Chicago, is having hydraulic problems and is circling RSW at this time.
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.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 06:46 pm
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