Collier County Newswire (Page 2)

Collier County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Collier County, FL. (Page 2)

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  1. Postal inspectors looking for robbers who struck Immokalee officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | NBC2 News

    Postal Inspectors went door to door in Immokalee searching for clues that would help them find the suspects involved in the Post Office robbery. "I haven't heard of anyone robbing a post office in a long time," Collier County resident Mike Clarke said.

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  2. Deputies investigating bomb threats throughout Southwest FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | NBC2 News

    Both the Lee and Collier County Sheriff Office's are investigating a pair of bomb threats: one at a church and another at a bank, while Cape Coral police are also investigating a bomb threat. In Lee County, law enforcement is at Faith Assembly's south campus on Bayshore Road in North Fort Myers.

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  3. Authorities are on the hunt for the four Immokalee U.S. Post Office robbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... Ramirez said, of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service. New 911 emergency calls, which were released from the Collier County Sheriff's Office, paint a scary scene from the three postal employees who were inside. "They were all wearing masks," the 911 ...

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  4. Collier County gets bomb threats among hundreds local and nationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Five email threats were received in Collier County including, one off Pelican Bay Boulevard, one at a restaurant at in Mercato, one in Immokalee at FSU College of Medicine, one at a building off 9th Avenue North and the one at Bayfront Inn hotel. A bomb threat emailed to Bayfront Inn in Naples Thursday when compared to other emailed threats showed many of the threats have a different chemical name written next to the word bomb and came from different email addresses.

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  5. County commissioners strike down medical marijuana dispensariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... ng soon. And, because it's not known exactly what those changes will be, when this will be brought back up in Collier County is also not known.

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  6. Exclusive High-Tech Corridor: Jacksonville aims to create an innovative - Main Street'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Florida Trend

    ... facility at Port Tampa Bay. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. For the second time this year an effort by Collier County to approve medical marijuana dispensaries failed, dealing another blow to local medical cannabis patients and advocates. ...

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  7. Governor-elect Ron DeSantis Announces Additional Thank You Tour StopsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Capital Soup

    ... of their Thank You Tour on Saturday, December 15, 2018, with stops in Destin (Okaloosa County), Naples (Collier County) and Miami (Miami-Dade County). "Last weekend we kicked off our statewide Thank You Tour with a fantastic turnout of supporters at ...

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  8. NBC2 Investigates: How effective are free-standing emergency departmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | NBC2 News

    ... Northeast in November 2015. That facility is located north of Immokalee Road and east of Collier Boulevard in Collier County. Lee Health officially opened it's first ED last week (12/3) called Lee Health Coconut Point, which is two minutes away from ...

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  9. Robbery suspects hold post office employees at gunpoint in ImmokaleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | NBC2 News

    Deputies with the Collier County Sheriff's Office are looking for four men who they said robbed several US post office employees at gunpoint Wednesday morning.

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  10. Car found abandoned, on fire in the middle of road in ImmokaleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | NBC2 News

    Deputies found the car in the middle of Camp Keais Road just two miles south of the entrance to Ave Maria on Pope John Paul II Boulevard. The Collier County Sheriff's Office is investigating after deputies found a car engulfed in flames early Wednesday morning in the middle of a road.

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  11. Commissioner: Cana t decide where to put medical marijuana dispensariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    More than two-years after constituents voted to allow medical marijuana in Florida - it is still not going to happen in Collier County. On Tuesday, the Collier County Board of Commissioners decided against the measure by a vote of three to two.

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  12. Commissioners vote down medical marijuana dispensariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... to get those thoughts out and have those conversations," Lee said, "and to begin enjoy life again." At the Collier County Board of Commissioners meeting on Thursday afternoon, they once again debated this issue. Shockingly to Jason, the ...

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  13. Collier deputies want help identifying a thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    On Thursday, Nov. 29, deputies said a male suspect walked up to an elderly woman and asked her for money in the parking lot of an Aldi grocery store off Santa Barbara Boulevard in Collier County. When she refused, he grabbed her purse and pushed her to the ground.

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  14. Golden Gate Estates man arrested for shooting wife to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | NBC2 News

    The Collier County Sheriff's Office said 52-year-old Raymond Colon shot 49-year-old Victoria Colon at their home Sunday afternoon around 3:30 p.m. on 41st Avenue Northeast in Golden Gate Estates. Witnesses said Raymond Colon took off from the scene.

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  15. CCSO arrests man for 2nd degree murder, wife dies from gunshot woundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Collier County Sheriff's Office arrested a man suspected of a domestic violence shooting that happened at a home on the 2500 block of 41st Avenue Northeast in Collier County Sunday. CCSO arrested Raymond, Colon, 52, on suspicion of shooting Victoria Colon, 49, who died from her injuries.

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  16. Shooting investigation underway in Collier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | NBC2 News

    Witnesses said the man shot his wife four times in the chest around 3:30 p.m. on 41st Avenue Northeast in Golden Gate Estates.

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  17. More informationRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 8 | Gulfshore Life

    ... 1:00 PM and costs $75 per person. All proceeds for this event go directly to support the Boys & Girls Club of Collier County. Click this link to purchase tickets and find out more: https://www.eventbrite.com/e ...

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  18. Housekeeper arrested for stealing nearly $20K in rare coinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | NBC2 News

    A crime more than nine months in the making ended with the arrest of a housekeeper accused of stealing almost $20,000 worth of rare coins. The victim, identified as Louis Morelli, told Collier County deputies that from the beginning of February to the end of November, someone had taken approximately $19,855 worth of gold and silver coins from his home.

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  19. Keep Chiquita Lock as a barrier ...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 7 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    The Toxic Summer of 2018 is still at the forefront of our minds in Southwest Florida. The economic harm caused by the relentless blue-green algae bloom in the Caloosahatchee and the ferocious red tide bloom in the Gulf are still being tallied.

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  20. Turtles do well in southwest Florida despite red tide algae Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | WFTV Orlando

    ... Florida beaches, sea turtles set records during the 2018 nesting season. While the total number of nests in Collier County was marginally lower - 1,635 in 2017 compared to 1,595 in 2018 - the number of hatched nests was nearly double: 743 in 2017 ...

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