80.6 F
Fort Myers, FL
Fri 04/28/2017

Collier Water Main Break Prompts Boil Water Notice: UPDATE – BOIL...

The Collier County Public Utilities Department has indicated that the Boil Water Notice has been lifted. Prior update: According the Margie Hapke, Interim Ordinance Education and Compliance Supervisor for...

Three Florida Inmates Overdose on ‘White Powdery Substance’

Information obtained from the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office indicates that three inmates, Robert Gilner, Jason M. Koketek and Jason K. Sandy showed signs of overdose inside of...

Appeals Court Sides with Short-Term Rentals

Amid a legislative debate about regulation of vacation rentals, an appeals court Friday ruled against a Bay County property-owners association that sought to prevent...

Car Burglars Grateful for Unlocked Vehicles

After a number of recent vehicle burglaries in the Three Oaks area, the Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking citizens to be certain to...

One Dead, Red Sox Division ‘A’ Prospect Critically Injured in Lehigh...

A two-vehicle collision, occurring at approximately 11:46 p.m. on Wednesday evening, claimed the life of an unidentified driver and critically injured a 20-year-old Boston...

Eight Cars, One Home Burglarized in Islands at Three Oaks, Three...

Eight vehicles and one residence were burglarized during the period between Tuesday evening and the early morning hours on Wednesday morning in the "Islands...

Cape Traffic Stop Yields Drugs, Weapon, Arrest

On Wednesday evening, a routine traffic stop for illegally crossing a median resulted in the discovery of Cocaine and a .45 caliber Kimber firearm. The...

Budget Deal Will Give Raise to State Workers

Legislative leaders announced Thursday that, after some false starts, they have reached agreement on a broad budget outline that will allow final negotiations on...

Gators and Bulldogs and Tigers, Oh My!

Move over Gators and Seminoles. The Georgia Bulldogs and Auburn Tigers could be coming. The Florida House could vote as soon as Friday on a...

Wrong Way Collision in Sarasota Kills 77-Year-Old Driver

Robert Carl Wisniewski, 77, was pronounced deceased at the scene of a collision that occurred in Osprey on Tuesday. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Wisniewski...

More Stories

70-Year-Old Woman Attacked, Suspect At-Large: NEW PHOTOS RELEASED

A 70-year-old woman walking from the Walmart parking lot towards the store located at 545 Pine Island Road in North Fort Myers was approached by an...

Firefighters Mopping Hot Spots in Golden Gate Estates: UPDATE – STILL...

Firefighters are reportedly mopping up hot spots that cover the 7,068 acres consumed by the 30th Avenue Fire. Residual heat crews continue to encounter smoldering...

LCSO Sharing Little Regarding Lehigh Homicide Investigation: UPDATE – VICTIMS IDENTIFIED

The Lee County Sheriff's Office has released limited information regarding the death investigation that began on Thursday afternoon on 4 Street West in Lehigh Acres. Now reported...

Ohio family members plead for tips to solve massacre of 8

  BY ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tearful family members are pleading for information that could help solve the massacre of eight people in Ohio...