Charlotte County Newswire (Page 5)

Charlotte County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Charlotte County, FL. (Page 5)

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  1. First case of Zika diagnosed in Charlotte Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    "We have been monitoring the reports of Zika cases in nearby counties. Mosquito Control has been preparing and are poised to control any additional Zika cases that may occur," said Charlotte County Mosquito Control Manager Scott Schermerhorn.

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  2. James Gathany / CDC / MGNRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The Centers for Disease Control have confirmed the first case of Zika in Charlotte County, according to the Florida Department of Health. It's a travel-related case, the CDC said.

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  3. A world away from Boca Grande a Charlotte County Jail media tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Boca Beacon

    The slamming of thick steel doors, locking them shut behind armed officers in green uniforms, is enough to ensure cooperation from most visitors who enter the halls of the Charlotte County Jail. "Welcome to the rock," said Captain Norm Wilson to a group of local media representatives during a tour of the detention facility on Tuesday, June 28. Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Prummell invited members of the media to come and learn more about the facility after a string of inmate deaths sparked the interest of the community recently.

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  4. NBC2 Investigators: Golf club members out thousands of dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | NBC2 News

    ... if you were a halfway decent golfer," Lenz said. When he retired from the casino business, he moved to Charlotte County and joined Riverwood Golf Club. He paid about $24,000 as a deposit in order to become a "Signature Member." In 2008, the golf ...

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  5. ATV issue could run Englewood's 'Beach Guy' outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | NBC2 News

    The clock is now ticking for the Englewood "Beach Guy" as Charlotte County gives him 30 days to reach an agreement or he will be shut down. Earlier this year, we reported how the popular umbrella and chair renter was suddenly told he could no longer use his ATV on Englewood Beach.

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  6. Crash involving semi on I-75 NB in Punta GordaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Charlotte County deputies are responding to a crash on I-75 northbound near the Jones Loop Road exit in Punta Gorda.

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  7. Lengthy cleanup anticipated on I-75 SB after wreck near exit 170Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Crews anticipate a lengthy cleanup on Interstate 75 southbound after a semitrailer truck jackknifed and dumped fuel in a crash, a Charlotte County emergency spokesperson said.

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  8. Crash near SR-31, Bermont Rd. causing traffic delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | NBC2 News

    ... e community with questions about what happened when her bicycle was hit by a van driven by a family member. Charlotte County deputies are on the scene of a crash involving injuries at the intersection of State Road 31 and Bermont Road in Punta Gorda.

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  9. Florida county wants disaster declared over blue-green algaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | NBC2 News

    ... when her bicycle was hit by a van driven by a family member. A 33-year-old California man is in the Charlotte County Jail after a would-be home invasion ended with him being beaten with his own baseball bat. A 33-year-old California man is in the ...

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  10. Federal judge to decide fate of new Florida abortion lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | NBC2 News

    ... when her bicycle was hit by a van driven by a family member. A 33-year-old California man is in the Charlotte County Jail after a would-be home invasion ended with him being beaten with his own baseball bat. A 33-year-old California man is in the ...

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  11. One injured in Higgins Rd. shooting in North Fort MyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... when her bicycle was hit by a van driven by a family member. A 33-year-old California man is in the Charlotte County Jail after a would-be home invasion ended with him being beaten with his own baseball bat. A 33-year-old California man is in the ...

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  12. Babcock breaks ground for Founders SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    The glasses weren't rose-tinted but the town square viewed through virtual reality goggles was cast with a distinct visionary blush: Babcock Ranch officials held a groundbreaking Tuesday to mark the start of construction for the first buildings to go up around Founders Square, the town center of the 18,000-acre community being developed off SR 31 just past the Lee County/Charlotte County line.

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  13. Would-be burglar in Florida beaten with his own batRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... Dassat - who is a carpenter from Santa Cruz, according to sheriff's office records - is being held in the Charlotte County Jail with no bond. "We would never recommend violence, but you certainly have the right to protect yourself, so do what you ...

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  14. DOH confirms first Zika-related case of microcephaly in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | NBC2 News

    ... while riding a tricycle wants the incident to be further examined. A 33-year-old California man is in the Charlotte County Jail after a would-be home invasion ended with him being beaten with his own baseball bat. A 33-year-old California man is in ...

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  15. Woman beats burglar with his own bat, police in southwest Florida sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... e said. He is currently charged with multiple felony and other counts and is being held without bond at the Charlotte County Jail.

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  16. Slugging wife strikes out would-be home invaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A 33-year-old California man is in the Charlotte County Jail after a would-be home invasion ended with him being beaten with his own baseball bat. North Port police said Noah Dassat faces multiple charges in connection with an incident on Kennett Street in which he allegedly attacked a man with the bat.

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  17. Bear found snooping in Fort Myers neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | NBC2 News

    ... to handle questions about a deadly hit-and-run in Fort Myers. A 33-year-old California man is in the Charlotte County Jail after a would-be home invasion ended with him being beaten with his own baseball bat. A 33-year-old California man is in the ...

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  18. Couple beats burglar with his own baseball batRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | ABC Action News

    ... to grab the bat and attack Dassat with it." Dassat managed to flee the house but was later apprehended by Charlotte County deputies after using a fake name at a Port Charlotte hospital. Neighbors were grateful the only person injured was the ...

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  19. Florida burglar beaten with own weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | ABC Action News

    ... house, Dassat attacked a man inside the home. Dassat managed to flee the house but was later apprehended by Charlotte County deputies after using a fake name at a Port Charlotte hospital.

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  20. Man found dead at Charlotte Harbor marinaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... ave been difficult for the former Tennessee women's basketball coach as her Alzheimer's disease progresses. Charlotte County deputies said the man, who hasn't been identified, was found lying near a seawall, but foul play isn't suspected.

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