Fort Myers Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Videos depict drag racing in Fort Myers parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Witnesses expressed concern after a meeting of auto enthusiasts Saturday night led to unauthorized drag racing in the parking lot at BJ's Wholesale Club, 9372 Ben C. Pratt/Six Mile Cypress Parkway.

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  2. North Fort Myers fire district seeks votes for fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Voters will decide Tuesday whether to approve a property tax hike to fund the addition of more firefighters, three fire trucks and other new equipment for the North Fort Myers Fire Control and Rescue Service District.

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  3. 1 hurt in accidental Fort Myers gun range shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A man was hurt in an accidental shooting at a gun range on Colonial Boulevard, the Fort Myers Police Department said.

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  4. Golf Doctor tip of the week: Forget about releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Golf Doctor, Mike Calbot, and WINK News weekend sports anchor, Morgan Frances, give golfers a two-minute tip they can take to the course. The Golf Doctor airs every Sunday morning on WINK News.

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  5. Supporters hope to stop removal of former South Fort Myers HS coachRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Support continues to grow for Anthony Dixon, South Fort Myers High School's embattled former head football coach whose firing has yet to be confirmed by Lee County school board members. Dozens are expected at Tuesday's school board meeting to show their support for Dixon, and in turn, hope to convince board members to let Dixon voice his job.

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  6. Your Health Now: Heart screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Symptoms of heart problems are not always obvious. Early detection is important to prevent the serious consequences of heart disease.

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  7. Campaign Central with WINK News political expert, Dr. Bart RossiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Today Hillary Clinton is introducing a new tax cut for small businesses, and she continues to fundraise in California. She is also dealing with fallout from her email controversy.

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  8. SFM High to play first football game without Dixon as head coachRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- The South Fort Myers High School football team will host its first game of the season Friday night without former head coach Anthony Dixon. The Lee County School District fired Dixon earlier this week in the wake of a bathroom sex scandal involving his players.

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  9. Sketch released of Whiskey Creek stabbing suspectRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Authorities have released a sketch of the man responsible for stabbing and robbing a Whiskey Creek resident last week. The incident happened just after 11 a.m. on Aug. 12 at an apartment complex on the 6100 block of Whiskey Creek Drive.

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  10. Bingo for Breast CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The fight to find a cure and raise awareness for breast cancer isn't a temporary attempt, but a year long effort. Non-profit organization Stretch It Out Enterprise, Inc. is teaming up with Keller Williams Fort Myers & the Islands to get in on giving back.

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  11. Local couple steps up to help Louisiana flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    But Kyle and Christina Holly Katzenmeyer didn't want to stop their efforts with family, so they have asked for more donations. Kyle's family had flood insurance, but Christina Holly said she understands that many other families in the state's hardest hit areas did not.

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  12. Report: Varsity Lakes Middle School students had sex during school hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Just a week after classes resumed in Lee County, school staff at Varsity Lakes Middle School discovered two middle school students had sex in a restroom. Though on the surface, the incident sounds similar to the sex scandal at South Fort Myers High School, there are key differences.

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  13. Beloved eagle E8 set free from rehabRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The juvenile bald eagle that has enchanted observers across Southwest Florida for months is finally free.

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  14. Healthy Kids: Nasal flu vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Data from the past three years suggested the flu nasal spray is not very effective in preventing the flu, but a new study by the American College of Physicians says flu nasal spray offers similar protection against the flu to the standard flu shot.

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  15. Campaign Central: Dr. Bart Rossi talks Trump campaign shake-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- New polls show Donald Trump losing ground in key battleground states. Trump says he's got big plans to fight terrorism, and Hillary Clinton says she's got big plans to fix our economy.

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  16. Support grows for SFM High coach fired after bathroom sex scandalRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- The lawyer for South Fort Myers High School's former head football coach who was let go after a bathroom sex scandal is calling Anthony Dixon's firing a "cover up" by the Lee County School District. "Anthony Dixon had nothing to do with this event and there's nothing he could have done to prevent it," said attorney Ben Yormak.

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  17. Cape man accused of killing wife takes stand in trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- A Cape Coral man accused of brutally murdering his wife took the stand Wednesday, saying he gunned down his wife because she was leaving him. Young says he snapped and killed his wife, Sally Young, because she was going to let a convicted sex offender, a friend of the couple who they'd both had a sexual relationship with, live in their home with their 9-year-old son.

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  18. Fort Myers urologist to pay $250K for unnecessary medical testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- A Fort Myers urologist has agreed to pay $250,000 to resolve allegations that he submitted claims to federal health care programs for laboratory tests that were not medically necessary. Authorities say Scappa submitted claims to Medicare and Tricare for FISH tests, laboratory tests performed on urine that can detect abnormalities associated with bladder cancer, that were not necessary.

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  19. $11K reward offered for information on bee theftsRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- A reward is being offered to track down the thieves who've stolen more than $100,000 in bee hive boxes over the last four months, Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers said. The first incident was reported in May, when two pallets containing 12 hives, with an approximate value of $4,500, were taken from a remote property in Lehigh Acres.

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  20. Crash blocks Winkler Avenue near Brittany communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A crash that seriously injured at least one person is blocking eastbound lanes of Winkler Avenue near Alderman's Walk Boulevard in front of the Brittany community, the Fort Myers Police Department said. The wreck took place shortly before 9:30 a.m., according to the Lee County Public Safety department.

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