Collier County Newswire (Page 10)

Collier County Newswire (Page 10)

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

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  1. Collier County opposes Bonita's idea to send water southRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The Collier County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution opposing the functional diversion of stormwater from Bonita Springs and Lee County. The county said they are concerned they don't have the capacity to take on the new water.

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  2. Lake O dike gets $514 million in federal fundingRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... to President Trump's promise on the campaign trail to get the dike project on track. Trump said at a rally in Collier County in 2016 that he'd get more money for the dike. And it's time for the work to get done - Rooney said he's been frustrated ...

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  3. Man gets life for 2016 kidnapping in CollierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... currently with the life sentence. Linton was convicted of several charges on June 13 after a two-day trial in Collier County, according to the state attorney's office.

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  4. Bonita Springs, Collier County to work on solution for stormwater issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    "Routing water into the the Cocahatchee River in north Collier County," said Bonita Springs mayor Peter Simmons. "Now that's been a recommendation.

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  5. City Employee Charged with DUIRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    Lina Upham, Purchasing and Risk Manager/Deputy City Clerk for the City of Marco Island, was arrested Saturday, July 7 and charged with a first offense DUI. According to the Collier County Sheriff's Office Report, one witness claimed that Upham was driving northbound on Collier Boulevard when she "crossed over the median into oncoming traffic and struck the mangroves" on the other side of the road, partially submerging her 2013 Cadillac SUV in the water.

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  6. Cops: FL woman killed father, lived with corpseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | WPTV Local News

    Deputies arrested a southwest Florida woman who is accused of killing her father in their home and then living with the decomposing corpse for several days. Rocquel Priser, 38, is in the Collier County jail on charges of murder and committing a felony with a firearm.

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  7. More informationRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2018 | Gulfshore Life

    ... in 2012 as a means for local health and human service providers to collaborate toward enriching the lives of Collier County seniors and their caregivers. The coalition seeks to foster a community environment that promotes well-being through resource ...

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  8. Woman kills father, lives with body in home for days, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Priser, 38, was walking behind her parents inside their Golden Gate Estates home when Collier County sheriff's deputies say she shot her father in the head. Deputies finally entered two hours later and arrested Priser only then finding her father's body wrapped in a cloth.

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  9. County Approves COPCN With StipulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    The Collier County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 to grant Marco Island a one year Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity at their June 26 meeting in Naples. The vote came after Ms.

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  10. Naples Real Estate Inventory UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... homes and condominiums priced below $500,000, which accounted for 58 percent of the available market in Collier County at the end of the month. The outlook differed on Marco Island, where inventory has dropped. This May, inventory of homes, lots and ...

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  11. CCSO Ends Yearlong Meth Trafficking InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    The Collier County Sheriff's office recently announced the end to a yearlong multijurisdictional investigation involving a methamphetamine trafficking operation in South Florida and California. Six people have been arrested as a result of "Operation Ice Breaker" and additional warrants issued.

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  12. Community Scene | Dolphin ExplorerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... nd Academy's Summer Enhancement Program joined them twice, lead by Dr. Murphy of the Cousteau Foundation. The Collier County Sheriff Department also had a fantastic group of youngsters anxious to learn about the area wildlife.

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  13. Local Dentists Support Kiwanis Karing For KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... with serious (and painful) dental issues. The Kiwanis Club members went through a lengthy process with Collier County Public Schools, and in the end identified an agreed upon way to let the parents of students from families with low incomes know ...

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  14. Protect Your Pets from OverheatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... han to risk your pet's health and well-being in an overheated car. If you see a dog in a hot car, please call Collier County Domestic Animal Services at 239-252-7387, or the Collier County Sheriff's Office at 239-252-9300 immediately.

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  15. Everglades City | Kicks Off July 4th with a BangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    On Saturday, June 30, Everglades City kicked off the Collier County patriotic celebrations with a bang. The respectful Opening Ceremony commenced at City Hall with the raising of the colors followed by the booming sound of canon fire.

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  16. Goodland Land Ownership From Andrew Jackson to Stacia KelletRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... County then, Monroe County was carved from St John's in 1883, Lee County was carved from Monroe in 1887, and Collier County was carved from Lee in 1923. It is kind of mind boggling to reflect that 6 nations, England, Spain, France, the U.S., and the ...

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  17. New FL law makes it a felony to threaten schools on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A new law that went into effect Sunday will make it a second degree felony for anyone who writes a threat to schools on social media. Jiminez has four children who attend school within the Collier County School District.

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  18. Teens struggle to go on after their father's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... was from Georgia, where Robert Holt worked as a custom woodworker and home builder. The Holts moved to Collier County about 10 years ago. The Holt kids knew their dad as a strong, hard-working, encouraging man who believed in positive affirmations ...

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  19. Florida school grades for 2017-18 released 3 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | FOX 4 Now

    ... a "B" rating for this school year. That's the same rating the district has received for the last three years. Collier County schools were given an "A" this school year. They also were rated an "A" school district last year. Hendry, DeSoto and Glades ...

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  20. Collier commissioners approve body cam grant application for sheriffa s officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Collier County commissioners approved the sheriff's office application for a federal grant worth more than $500,000 to have body cameras for deputies. "I think it's a good idea for our officers because they're often times accused of things they didn't do," Bath said.

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