Collier County Newswire (Page 4)

Collier County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Collier County, FL. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 2,886 in Collier County, FL

  1. Sports stadium to be built in Collier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | NBC2 News

    The county has about $50 million to pay for it, but they say the only way they could afford it would be to increase the Tourist Development Tax from 4 to 5 cents, which would raise an additional $5 million annually. The plan would give 14 percent of the tourist tax to the facility, cut funding for tourism marketing, and increase the amount of money allocated to beach renourishment.

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  2. Several Self-Storage Projects in the Works in Collier County, FLRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Inside Self-Storage

    Self-storage developers have submitted proposals for at least 10 projects in Collier County, Fla., since last year. A handful are already under construction, with others expected to break ground soon, according to the source.

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  3. Panther found dead in southwest FloridaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 13 | KTKZ-AM Sacramento

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reports that the cat's body was found on Sunday in Golden Gate Estates in Collier County in southwest Florida. The animal's age, sex and cause of death weren't immediately known.

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  4. Storm reports from across Southwest FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... the roof and the Freon line for the air conditioner in the attic, likely from the strike. "They were down in Collier County last night ... transmission just broke off, and they were in that water trying to get it put back on," Barr said. He also ...

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  5. Report: Russia tried to hack Collier election's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | NBC2 News

    NBC2 News has confirmed that the Russian government tried to hack into the Collier County Election's Office computers, just days before the 2016 presidential election. A national intelligence report said Russian military agents tried to hack the Collier County computers along with Hillsborough, Pasco, Citrus, Clay, and Volusia counties.

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  6. Collier County lifts burn banRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The decision to lift the ban came following a meeting between the Collier County Bureau of Emergency Services, the Florida Forest Service and the Collier County Fire Chiefs' Association.

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  7. Collier elections receives a maliciousa email prior to 2016 electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    NAPLES, Fla. Collier County elections officials received a malicious email prior to the November 2016 election, the department said Tuesday.

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  8. Al Gore confuses TIDES with global warming ocean rise apocalypse,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | NewsTarget.com

    ... issued a coastal hazard message early Monday morning for areas from Palm Beach County to Miami Dade, and in Collier County on the southwest coast. Brad Diehl, a meteorologist with the NWS in Miami, said high tides could cause minor flooding through ...

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  9. Driver arrested for DUI after passing out on I-75 in Collier...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... on Interstate 75, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Scott Andrew Griffin, of Plantation, was taken to the Collier County Jail, according to the FHP. He faces charges of DUI, two counts of open container violation, having no proof of insurance, and ...

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  10. Parts of Collier County experience flooding after rain, stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    MARCO ISLAND, Fla. Calf-height water remains along streets in portions of southern Collier County due to a series of heavy rain and strong storms.

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  11. Weather Blog: Tuesday's storms drop more rain than Hurricane WilmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | NBC2 News

    Areas of Collier County received more rain between midnight and 6 p.m. Tuesday than during the landfall of Hurricane Wilma in 2005. That's based on a combination of rain gauge reports and dual-polarized Doppler radar rain total comparisons from the National Weather Service .

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  12. Naples, Florida Cleaning Company Makes Life Easier for Local FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | PR-inside.com

    ... Naples Florida still have competitive prices to ensure green cleaning is available to more and more people in Collier County and the surrounding areas. Contact information: Greener Housekeeping 1305 Granada Blvd., Naples, FL 34103 email: ...

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  13. Pelting rain causes road and flight delays, with no sign of letting upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | The Miami Herald

    ... for parts of Monroe County until 12:45 p.m., and warned that roadways were flooded on Marco Island in Collier County. Wednesday's forecast includes more rain and thunderstorms and, though Thursday's chances of rain hover around 40 percent, the ...

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  14. Tornado warning issued for portion of Collier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The warning was issued at 5 a.m. and is in effect until 5:30 a.m., according to a tweet from the National Weather Service. The second warning was issued at 4:30 a.m. and was in effect until 5 a.m., according to a tweet from the National Weather Service.

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  15. Deadly crash blocks SR-82 in Collier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    NAPLES, Fla. At least one person was killed in a crash early Tuesday morning on State Road 82, the Florida Highway Patrol said. 1 comment

  16. Collier movie theater treats first responders to free showingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... situations like the shooting that left six dead in Orlando on Monday are never far from their minds. "In Collier County, we pay attention to those events and realize that we're not immune to them," he said. "So we're very alert and we're very aware ...

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  17. Significant Weather Advisory issued for Collier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    NAPLES, Fla. A Significant Weather Advisory has been issued for a waterspout moving toward the shore of southwestern Collier County.

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  18. Naples chamber CEO questions proposed sports complex siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The head of the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce is encouraging Collier County commissioners to reconsider their plans for a site known as City Gate near Interstate 75 and Collier Boulevard. The county commission is set to discuss the idea of building an amateur sports park on the land, but chamber CEO Michael Dalby isn't sure that's the best use for it.

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  19. Marco Island seeking second ambulance for communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | NBC2 News

    ... during peak season, but only for 12 hours of the day. Marco Island council member Jared Grifoni wants to ask Collier County for a second full-time ambulance year-round. "We see a 10 percent increase in calls year over year, so it's time for Marco ...

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  20. License plate reader helps catch career burglar in NaplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... also looked into the history of the Mercedes, which came up as stolen from the Windstar neighborhood in Collier County. The next day, May 25, Hernandez, who was driving the stolen vehicle, was arrested by Collier deputies. While searching the car, ...

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