Punta Gorda Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Richard Lynn McClaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... osie Stowers, Olivia Stowers and Nora Stowers; two great-grandsons; sister Janis Gallagher and husband, Rich, of Punta Gorda, Fla.; brother David McClary of Cleburne; and extended family members and friends.

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  2. Hurricane Irma: How Do You Safely Evacuate 5.6 Million People?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | Live Science

    Traffic on Interstate 75 was noticeably heavier in the northbound lanes as people in Florida evacuated the area ahead of Hurricane Irma on Sept. 08, 2017, in Punta Gorda, Florida.

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  3. Punta Gorda crash shuts down portion of U.S 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 2 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    PUNTA GORDA, Fla. At least one person was injured in a crash Saturday on Tamiami Trail at Richmond Street, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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  4. Gas prices surge higher as drivers rush to fill their tanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... reported. In Fort Myers, the price jumped from $2.39 to $2.47. Prices were as high as $2.55 Thursday in Punta Gorda. At least two major pipelines - one that ships gasoline across the southern United States and to New York, and another that flows ...

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  5. Real Estate BriefsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 31 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Lee BIA Builders Care, the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association, will host its inaugural Charity Clay Shoot Friday, Dec. 8, at Bermont Shooting Club, at 40571 Bermont Road in Punta Gorda. Presented by Land Solutions Inc., the tournament will aid Lee BIA Builders Care in providing emergency repairs and construction services at no cost to elderly, disabled and economically disadvantaged homeowners in Lee County.

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  6. Plea deal talked about for Punta Gorda police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | NBC2 News

    ... with culpable negligence in the death of Mary Knowlton even though he didn't pull the trigger. The son of a Punta Gorda woman tragically killed during a training exercise at a citizen's academy in August spoke with NBC2 on the eve of the police ...

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  7. 5 Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 31Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 30 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Punta Gorda City Manager Howard Kunik announced Tom Lewis' termination on the city's website Wednesday after an internal investigation. Authorities say former Officer Lee Coel mistakenly shot and killed 73-year-old Mary Knowlton during a role-playing scenario last August.

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  8. Punta Gorda is looking for its next police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | WWSB

    PUNTA GORDA, FL - Punta Gorda is now looking for the next chief of police following the ouster Tom Lewis. City Manager Howard Kunik made the decision, saying the action came as the result of an internal affairs investigation into the death of retired librarian Mary Knowlton, who was accidentally shot during a citizen academy demonstration.

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  9. Punta Gorda Police Chief terminatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | WWSB

    PUNTA GORDA, FL - The City of Punta Gorda has terminated Police Chief Tom Lewis. This comes in the wake of an internal affairs investigation, which was launched after a retired librarian, Mary Knowlton, was fatally shot during a citizens academy demonstration.

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  10. City confirms firing of Punta Gorda police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | NBC2 News

    The son of a Punta Gorda woman tragically killed during a training exercise at a citizen's academy in August spoke with NBC2 on the eve of the police chief's trial in the case. The son of a Punta Gorda woman tragically killed during a training exercise at a citizen's academy in August spoke with NBC2 on the eve of the police chief's trial in the case.

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  11. Punta Gorda confirms ouster of police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    "After careful consideration of all the information, I have decided to discharge of employment with the City of Punta Gorda, effective August 30, 2017," Kunik said in the memorandum.

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  12. 5 things to know for Wednesday, August 30thRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | NBC2 News

    ... A sea wall in North Fort Myers collapsed Sunday afternoon. The wall spanned nearly three properties. WAS PUNTA GORDA POLICE CHIEF FIRED OR NO? We spoke with the chief himself who confirmed to us he was indeed let go, although the city now says ...

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  13. Margaret Jean Jeffers Nolen-EllisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Marietta Times

    Margaret Jean Jeffers Nolen-Ellis, of Punta Gorda, FL and Mableton, GA died Monday, August 28 in Marietta, OH. She was born or March 16, 1935 in Marietta, OH the daughter of Clarence Otto Jeffers and Pauline Rose Remmy Jeffers.

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  14. Allegiant to build Sunseeker Resort in Florida (PHOTOS) Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } For the airline, the main commercial carrier to nearby Punta Gorda Airport, the project marks an important step in its evolution as a travel company, giving more passengers a reason to fly to ...

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  15. Punta Gorda police chief says hea s been firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    City Manager Howard Kunik delivered the termination notice Monday, according to Lewis. The firing had to do with the August 2016 citizens academy shooting, Lewis said.

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  16. Allegiant Air to build $600M beachfront resort in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... with underserved airports scattered across the Midwest. The hotel-condo complex site is less than six miles from Punta Gorda Airport, where Allegiant is the sole carrier and is projected to serve about 1 million passengers this year. More than half ...

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  17. 5 things to know for Tuesday, August 29thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | NBC2 News

    CITY FIRES PUNTA GORDA POLICE CHIEF TOM LEWIS Sources close to the internal investigation of Punta Gorda police chief Tom Lewis confirmed Monday that he was fired by the city. A public spokesperson for the city confirmed that Lewis met with city manager Howard Kunik on Monday.

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  18. Sources: City fires Punta Gorda police chief Tom LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | NBC2 News

    ... with culpable negligence in the death of Mary Knowlton even though he didn't pull the trigger. The son of a Punta Gorda woman tragically killed during a training exercise at a citizen's academy in August spoke with NBC2 on the eve of the police ...

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  19. Weather 46 mins ago 3:41 a.m.Flood WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Coastal Manatee-Coastal Sarasota-Coastal Charlotte-Coastal Lee- Inland Manatee-Inland Sarasota-Inland Charlotte-Inland Lee- Including the cities of Bradenton, Anna Maria Island, Venice, Sarasota, Englewood, Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda, Cape Coral, Captiva, Sanibel, Parrish, Lakewood Ranch, Myakka City, North Port, Babcock Ranch, Fort Myers, and Lehigh Acres 336 AM EDT Mon Aug 28 2017 ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of southwest Florida and west central Florida, including the following areas, in southwest Florida, Coastal Charlotte, Coastal Lee, Inland Charlotte, and Inland Lee.

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  20. Weather 54 mins ago 2:29 p.m.Flood WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 27 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    /O.EX Coastal Manatee-Coastal Sarasota-Coastal Charlotte-Coastal Lee- Inland Manatee-Inland Sarasota-Inland Charlotte-Inland Lee- Including the cities of Bradenton, Anna Maria Island, Venice, Sarasota, Englewood, Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda, Cape Coral, Captiva, Sanibel, Parrish, Lakewood Ranch, Myakka City, North Port, Babcock Ranch, Fort Myers, and Lehigh Acres 225 PM EDT Sun Aug 27 2017 ...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING... The Flood Watch is now in effect for * Portions of southwest Florida and west central Florida, including the following areas, in southwest Florida, Coastal Charlotte, Coastal Lee, Inland Charlotte, and Inland Lee.

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