Collier County Newswire

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  1. Home building company sues Golden Gate man over gunshots, loud musicRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    ... a real-life castaway rescued in the Atlantic. They rescued the man from an island in the Bahamas on Monday. A Collier County man is claiming second amendment rights as he's faced with a lawsuit from a multi-billion dollar home building company. D.R. ...

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  2. Collier authorities investigate Metro PCS armed robberyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The search is on for a man who robbed a Metro PCS store with a gun Thursday night. An employee says she was alone in the store when a man with a mask walked into Metro PCS with a gun and demanded the clerk hand over all the cash in the register before taking off.

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  3. Home building company sues Golden Gate man over gunshots, loud musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A Collier County man is claiming second amendment rights as he's faced with a lawsuit from a multi-billion dollar home building company. D.R. Horton says Scott Keenan's gunshots and loud music are scaring away potential home buyers.

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  4. Third panther found killed by vehicle this week in SWFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... state started tracking. On Friday, FWC found the remains of a 2-year-old uncollared male panther on US41 in Collier County - 2.4 miles west of the Oasis Visitor Center. The death marks the 30th known panther death this year, which is a record. It is ...

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  5. WebPets of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    A Collier County supervisor who was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment on a Facebook thread while at work - is now suspended for three days without pay. A Collier County supervisor who was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment on a Facebook thread while at work - is now suspended for three days without pay.

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  6. Naples Zoo says goodbye to Steelman the cheetahRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    A Collier County supervisor who was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment on a Facebook thread while at work - is now suspended for three days without pay. A Collier County supervisor who was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment on a Facebook thread while at work - is now suspended for three days without pay.

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  7. Fort Myers police on manhunt for attempted murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    A Collier County supervisor who was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment on a Facebook thread while at work - is now suspended for three days without pay. A Collier County supervisor who was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment on a Facebook thread while at work - is now suspended for three days without pay.

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  8. Naples police activity reportRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    A Collier County supervisor who was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment on a Facebook thread while at work - is now suspended for three days without pay. These are the faces of lives lost in homicides - all their cases have gone cold and remain unsolved.

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  9. Marco Island Academy, Lely High receive 'A' gradesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The News-Press

    ... successes of the district," she said. The rise in ranking demonstrated the most dramatic improvement of any Collier County school. Read more about the grades in the Dec. 25 print edition of the Marco Island Sun Times.

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  10. The lame duck is looseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A Collier County supervisor who was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment on a Facebook thread while at work - is now suspended for three days without pay. A Collier County supervisor who was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment on a Facebook thread while at work - is now suspended for three days without pay.

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  11. Collier County student gets new wheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- In this season of giving, a Collier County boy is getting the most meaningful gift of all- independence. The 10-year-old was using a broken wheelchair because insurance wouldn't pay for a new one.

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  12. Collier Co. supervisor put on paid leave for Facebook postRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    ... rescued in the Atlantic. They rescued the man from an island in the Bahamas on Monday. We've learned a Collier County supervisor was put on paid leave last week after posting a threatening comment in a Facebook thread. It happened in a forum asking ...

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  13. Stephenson named charter superintendentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... Florida native since his family relocated to Naples soon after his birth in Kentucky. He was educated in Collier County and earned his Master's degree in educational leadership at Florida Gulf Coast University and a Master's in public administration ...

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  14. Lines breaks Woods' scoring recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Naples Daily News

    First Baptist Academy senior Emily Lines became the leading scorer in Collier County girls basketball history Thursday during the KSA Christmas Classic at the Disney Wide World of Sports. Lines entered the game against Jacksonville-Bolles five points shy of breaking the record set by Michelle Woods, who graduated from Community School of Naples in 2011.

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  15. Story of massive python found at local restaurant goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Isles of Capri, Fla. - Its a story that's going viral. WINK News was first to show you the video of a 15 foot python found outside of a restaurant in Collier County.

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  16. Collier County employee being investigated for Facebook postRead the original story

    Thursday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A county employee is on leave for posting what some say was a threatening Facebook post. This comes just a week after the county discussed fining drivers for harassing pedestrians, cyclists and runners.

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  17. 15-foot python caught in Collier Co. kept for educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC2 News

    ... said Mike Cooper, who was seating guests for dinner at Pelican Bend restaurant in the Isle of Capri in Collier County. "I certainly feared for my safety. They may be non-poisonous but they have a set of teeth that is impressive," said Cooper. "Every ...

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  18. Volunteer group help Immokalee students overcome barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC2 News

    One Collier County group is working to help kids overcome huge barriers in the classroom -- and they're doing it for free. At 8 a.m. on Thursday, a handful of adults in Naples waited to board a school bus for a nearly hour-long trip to work in Immokalee schools.

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  19. Local high school grades releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... receive from the state. Elementary and middle school grades were announced last summer. All schools in Collier County maintained an "A" except two which each got a "B". Collier County Schools Superintendant Dr. Kamela Patton gave reaction to the ...

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  20. Conservation success leads to increased human interaction with Florida panthersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    ... So far in 2014, FWC staff has verified 32 panther depredation events, a record number, and all occurred in Collier County. In some cases, more than one animal is killed in a depredation; the 32 events have resulted in the loss of over 50 individual ...

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