Collier County Newswire (Page 10)

Collier County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Collier County, FL. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 5,378 in Collier County, FL

  1. Snakes alive! 31-pound Burmese python devours 35-pound white-tailed deer fawn in FloridaRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2018 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... the snake might be snacking above its weight class . While tracking pythons in Collier Seminole State Park in Collier County, a group of wildlife biologists from the Conservancy of Southwest Florida and land managers from the state park stumbled ...

    Comment?

  2. PHOTOS: Python tries to eat deer bigger than itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Palm Beach Post

    ... hunters have removed 900 snakes from the Everglades. The 900th python was taken from district lands in Collier County. The district's python elimination program pays a team of trained hunters minimum wage plus bonuses based on snake length. An ...

    Comment?

  3. 2 PHOTOS: Python tries to eat deer bigger than itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Palm Beach Daily News

    ... hunters have removed 900 snakes from the Everglades. The 900th python was taken from district lands in Collier County. The district's python elimination program pays a team of trained hunters minimum wage plus bonuses based on snake length. An ...

    Comment?

  4. Burmese python devours white-tailed deer that weighed more than the python itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | WPMT-TV York

    ... arch partners have been conducting research to document the invasive Burmese python's biology and behavior in Collier County, including the tracking, removal and necropsy of captured pythons.

    Comment?

  5. State Scheduling 951 ImprovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    For Marco Islanders and those that live along State Route 951 from the Jolley Bridge out to I-75 the news that Collier County Commissioner Donna Fiala brought during her 2018 Town Hall Meeting may have been music to their ears and a relief to the suspensions of their cars. It seems that the State of Florida Department of Transportation is moving forward on plans to repave the roller coaster ride between the Jolley Bridge and the Fiddlers Creek intersection.

    Comment?

  6. Bigger, Safer, BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... structure, which is within too close proximity to our current runway," said Justin Lobb, manager of the Collier County Airport Authority. "Ultimately, this new design and facility will bring the airport up to modern day FAA safety standards." Lobb ...

    Comment?

  7. Leave of Absence Voted for ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... to place him on leave would pass 6-1 with only Honig voting against allowing Niblock to go on leave. The Collier County Sheriff's Office will handle the investigation on the request of Marco Police Chief Al Schettino, now that the written allegation ...

    Comment?

  8. Zombicon shooter admitted to crime in secret recording, state saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | NBC2 News

    The state of Florida's motion to keep a Collier County man locked up while he waits for his trial sheds more light on the mass shooting in downtown Fort Myers he's accused of committing. The state of Florida's motion to keep a Collier County man locked up while he waits for his trial sheds more light on the mass shooting in downtown Fort Myers he's accused of committing.

    Comment?

  9. FGCU professor, students study freshwater releases' effect on ecosystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | NBC2 News

    ... Rumbold said oxygen is critical -- without the correct levels, he worries about a repeat of a situation in Collier County a few years back. "There were eels and lobsters and sharks right in ankle deep water because they were trying to escape the low ...

    Comment?

  10. PHOTOS: Python devours deer larger than itselfRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2018 | ABC Action News

    ... arch partners have been conducting research to document the invasive Burmese python's biology and behavior in Collier County, including the tracking, removal and necropsy of captured pythons.

    Comment?

  11. FEMA's Irma payout in Sarasota: $9.7 million, so farRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | YourObserver

    ... grants, according to an agency spokesperson. To compare, the Keys received about $62 million and Collier County, where Irma came ashore, received $34 million. "We really, really lucked out from what could have happened," said Scott Montgomery, ...

    Comment?

  12. Landmark catch in Florida's pay-for-python programRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Palm Beach Post

    ... a threat these predators are to our beautiful habitat." Hunter Eric Bramblet dispatched the 900th python in Collier County, a 5.5-foot long snake. This record high total comes as SFWMD observes National Invasive Species Awareness Week, Feb. 26-March ...

    Comment?

  13. 5 Things to know for Thursday, March 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | NBC2 News

    ... conference for the second time this week Wednesday afternoon. Uber Eats, a food delivery service, launched in Collier County and experts say it means more than just an easy way to get lunch or dinner. After the deadly school shooting in Parkland ...

    Comment?

  14. 2 endangered Florida panthers killed by vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | WWSB

    ... Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says the remains of a 5-year-old female were collected from Collier County road between Alligator Alley and Everglades City, and a 3-year-old female was found dead in the same county near Dinner ...

    Comment?

  15. Crisis revealed: Why ABC7 picked up dozens of baggies in Lee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... their fix. Maggie Baldwin, the director of the Crossroads Addiction Program at the David Lawrence Center in Collier County, has seen more and more people come through the center dealing with addiction. Baldwin has also noticed some common themes ...

    Comment?

  16. Uber Eats launches in Collier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Uber Eats, a food delivery service, launched in Collier County and experts say it means more than just an easy way to get lunch or dinner. At Fernandez the Bull Cuban Restaurant in Naples, most of the lunch orders are coming through the Uber Eats app to be delivered all over town.

    Comment?

  17. Collier Mosquito Control changes procedures after improper spraying allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | NBC2 News

    ... trying to do the right thing. "I think accountability each and every time is the key to getting that fixed," Collier County resident Trevor Tibstra said. The Department of Agriculture has not given an estimate of when the investigation into ...

    Comment?

  18. Zombicon shooting suspect faces judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... Office arrest sheet. Bail has not yet been set. Members of the Fort Myers Police Department, FBI and Collier County Sheriff's Office held a press conference Monday announcing the developments in the case. The Oct. 17, 2015 shooting outside Los Cabos ...

    Comment?

  19. Crash snarls traffic, blocks portion of I-75 NB in Collier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A crash Tuesday afternoon blocked a portion of the northbound lanes of Interstate 75 near the Immokalee Road exit, according to the Florida Department of Transportation's traffic alert system. The crash happened around 3:11 p.m. just before mile marker 111 at Immokalee Road and shut down all northbound lanes, according to FL 511.

    Comment?

  20. Florida teen brings knife to school with list of students' names,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | WSB-TV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A Florida high school student was arrested Monday after deputies said he brought a knife, gas mask and other ...

    Comment?