- Sheriff: Illinois trio visits Florida to rob a bank Updated: May-29-16 9:36 am
FORT MYERS, Florida - Most tourists visit Florida for the theme parks and beaches. Lee County sheriff's deputies say an Illinois trio came to Fort Myers to rob a bank.
- 2 Florida panthers killed in separate vehicle strikes Updated: May-26-16 4:27 pm
FORT MYERS, Florida - Officials say two Florida panthers have been found dead from separate vehicle strikes.
- Fort Myers police still looking into ZombiCon shooting tips Updated: May-26-16 1:47 pm
FORT MYERS, Florida - A tipster who police believe witnessed the ZombiCon shooting in November didn't call back, despite a plea by police through the media, but another tipster called and corroborated the tip.
- Florida police seek tipster in fatal ZombiCon shooting Updated: May-24-16 1:28 pm
FORT MYERS, Florida - Investigators who combed through hundreds of tips following a fatal shooting during a zombie-themed street festival in Florida say one tipster likely has the information to help solve the case.
- Teen calls escort, is robbed by man hiding in backseat Updated: May-21-16 10:57 am
PORT CHARLOTTE, Florida - A southwest Florida teen got an unexpected surprise after calling an escort.
- Kindergarten teacher by day, pro wrestler at night Updated: May-21-16 3:01 am
FORT MYERS, Florida - At 11:30 a.m., Steve Damico guides kindergartners seated on a carpet printed with ABC's through the ins-and-outs of colonial life, "Why did the farmers go to town?"
- South Florida, Orlando, Fort Myers lead Florida's growth Updated: May-19-16 11:46 am
ORLANDO, Florida - In the years since Florida's population growth dropped to its lowest level in decades, the state's expansion has rebounded the most in inland communities in South Florida, the suburbs of Orlando and the Fort Myers area, according to figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.
- Coast Guard: 3 boaters are 10 days missing in Gulf of Mexico Updated: May-16-16 11:56 am
FORT MYERS, Florida - The Coast Guard is searching for three people who went missing during a sailing trip in the Gulf of Mexico ten days ago.
- Plant-based diet revolution could start in Lee County Updated: May-14-16 3:01 am
FORT MYERS, Florida - One grew up on a cattle farm. The other on a dairy farm.
- Sparkler effect for photo sparked Everglades landmark blaze Updated: May-09-16 2:02 pm
OCHOPEE, Florida - Officials say a photo shoot sparked a fire that destroyed a historical landmark along the Tamiami Trail through Florida's Everglades.
- FGCU hoops coach Dooley gets 2-year extension through 2020 Updated: May-07-16 10:05 am
FORT MYERS, Florida - Florida Gulf Coast University has given basketball coach Joe Dooley a two-year extension through the 2019-20 season.
- Man indicted in wife's slaying; faces death sentence Updated: May-04-16 8:33 pm
FORT MYERS, Florida - A southwest Florida man has been indicted in the slaying of his wife and now faces a possible death sentence.