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  1. Ozzie the famous bald eagle takes first flight since injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    After two months, Southwest Florida's avian Internet sensation is back on camera, but you can only see him if you take a trip to Sanibel. Ozzie the famous bald eagle takes first flight since injury After two months, Southwest Florida's avian Internet sensation is back on camera, but you can only see him if you take a trip to Sanibel.

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  2. Vaccine-preventable disease increasing in Lee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Sarah Baker soothingly strokes her 4-month-old daughter's back and belly in anticipation of the wailing to come. No one likes shots, especially Vaccine-preventable disease increasing in Lee County Sarah Baker soothingly strokes her 4-month-old daughter's back and belly in anticipation of the wailing to come.

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  3. Gator found under car in Lee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    That was certainly the case in Lee County on Tuesday when an alligator was found under a car. FWC was called and wrangled the gator into one of their cages.

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  4. Naked knife-wielding woman chases boyfriend down streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A Fort Myers woman was arrested Tuesday morning after deputies found her running through the Pine Manor neighborhood naked chasing her boyfriend with a knife in hand. Naked knife-wielding woman chases boyfriend down street A Fort Myers woman was arrested Tuesday morning after deputies found her running through the Pine Manor neighborhood naked chasing her boyfriend with a knife in hand.

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  5. Ranks of drug-addicted babies growing in SW FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Ranks of drug-addicted babies growing in SW Florida The number of such cases grew 19% from 2013 to 2014, and 1,300% since 2005. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://usat.ly/1C3wXem FORT MYERS, Fla.

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  6. Woman arrested for stabbing Florida deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A 26-year-old woman is being held without bond on charges that she stabbed a Lee County Sheriff's deputy who responded to a noise complaint at a southwest Florida home. Woman arrested for stabbing Florida deputy A 26-year-old woman is being held without bond on charges that she stabbed a Lee County Sheriff's deputy who responded to a noise complaint at a southwest Florida home.

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  7. Residency program aims to combat doctor shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A new medical residency program in southwest Florida aims to train young physicians as family practice doctors in an already medically under-served community, and ideally, persuade them to set up shop in the area once their residency is complete. Residency program aims to combat doctor shortage A new medical residency program in southwest Florida aims to train young physicians as family practice doctors in an already medically under-served community, and ideally, persuade them to set up shop in the area once their residency is complete.

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  8. Southwest canceled man's ticket while he was on the planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A West Michigan man says he was forced to buy a new plane ticket home after the airline told him that he failed to show up for his original flight. He called 13 On Your Side looking for help after Southwest refused to refund his money.

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  9. Fort Myers microbrewery wins at Tampa competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Fort Myers Brewing Company went head to head with the likes of famed Cigar City Brewing at the Best Florida Beer Championships in Tampa... and won. Fort Myers microbrewery wins at Tampa competition Fort Myers Brewing Company went head to head with the likes of famed Cigar City Brewing at the Best Florida Beer Championships in Tampa... and won.

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  10. Few answers after Fort Myers plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Two people were pulled from a crumpled single-engine plane that crashed in a parking lot on its approach to Page Field general aviation airport on Monday. Few answers after Fort Myers plane crash Two people were pulled from a crumpled single-engine plane that crashed in a parking lot on its approach to Page Field general aviation airport on Monday.

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  11. Fort Myers microbrewery wins at Tampa competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Fort Myers Brewing Company went head to head with the likes of famed Cigar City Brewing at the Best Florida Beer Championships in Tampa... and won. Fort Myers microbrewery wins at Tampa competition Fort Myers Brewing Company went head to head with the likes of famed Cigar City Brewing at the Best Florida Beer Championships in Tampa... and won.

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  12. Mental health of students worries those against gun billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    An annual University of California Los Angeles study of incoming freshmen found 2014's students had the poorest self-rated emotional health ever. Mental health of students worries those against gun bill An annual University of California Los Angeles study of incoming freshmen found 2014's students had the poorest self-rated emotional health ever.

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  13. Doctor who helped famous dolphin has his own taleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    In 30 years of helping design prosthetics and rehabilitate minds and bodies, Dan Strzempka has worked with about 10,000 humans and one dolphin. Doctor who helped famous dolphin has his own tale In 30 years of helping design prosthetics and rehabilitate minds and bodies, Dan Strzempka has worked with about 10,000 humans and one dolphin.

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  14. Florida police detain Philadelphia Eagles playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    NFL player Nate Allen was detained by Fort Myers police Monday, after two teenaged girls told police they saw him performing lewd acts in his car. Florida police detain Philadelphia Eagles player NFL player Nate Allen was detained by Fort Myers police Monday, after two teenaged girls told police they saw him performing lewd acts in his car.

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  15. Dog rescued in southwest Florida fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Fort Myers firefighter George Perez assisted in the rescue of a long-haired dachshund from an apartment at the Dean Suites Sunday afternoon. Dog rescued in southwest Florida fire Fort Myers firefighter George Perez assisted in the rescue of a long-haired dachshund from an apartment at the Dean Suites Sunday afternoon.

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  16. Florida firefighters in heated fight over cancer lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Florida lags behind 34 states in firefighter cancer law Florida firefighters, used to conflagrations, prepare for heated fight for cancer coverage Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1EdxE86 Cher LaBruzzo has decorated her home, including a space above the stairs, with memories of her husband Anthony who was a firefighter and succumbed to cancer. Fort Myers, Florida -- Anthony LaBruzzo never set his boots inside the door of his wife's Paseo town home, but he's there.

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  17. Demonstrators call Florida's testing system "toxic"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Dozens of Lee County teachers and education activists rallied Tuesday afternoon to protest what they call Florida's "toxic" testing system. Demonstrators call Florida's testing system "toxic" Dozens of Lee County teachers and education activists rallied Tuesday afternoon to protest what they call Florida's "toxic" testing system.

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  18. Gov. Scott: Florida's future requires STEM fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Florida's future workforce needs to be focused on careers in science, technology, engineering and math, Gov. Rick Scott reiterated in an appearance this morning at a business in Fort Myers. Gov. Scott: Florida's future requires STEM funding Florida's future workforce needs to be focused on careers in science, technology, engineering and math, Gov. Rick Scott reiterated in an appearance this morning at a business in Fort Myers.

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  19. Second skimming device found in SarasotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Second skimming device found in Sarasota The skimming device was removed just before 11 a.m. by Sun Trust security. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1DJr5cY Sarasota County, Florida -- Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department have discovered a second skimming device that was placed on another SunTrust Bank in the City of Sarasota.

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  20. FL grass-roots efforts boost health care sign-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Florida owes its enrollment success to an aggressive and data-driven campaign by grass-roots activists and government-sponsored organizations to target hard-to-reach groups. FL grass-roots efforts boost health care sign-ups Florida owes its enrollment success to an aggressive and data-driven campaign by grass-roots activists and government-sponsored organizations to target hard-to-reach groups.

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