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  1. Early voting ends Saturday for Fort Myers Ward 3 council primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NBC2 News

    ... hospital after falling out of a second-story window in Naples Friday afternoon. There will not be an air show in Punta Gorda this year. Friday was supposed to be the first day of the event - but organizers cancelled the spring show and on Friday ...

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  2. Police investigating rash of burglaries in Cape neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NBC2 News

    ... hospital after falling out of a second-story window in Naples Friday afternoon. There will not be an air show in Punta Gorda this year. Friday was supposed to be the first day of the event - but organizers cancelled the spring show and on Friday ...

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  3. Local Girl Scouts enjoy a prosperous cookie seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Englewood Review

    ... them out to classmates at school to make sure that Kaylee's goal is reached. In May she will be heading to Punta Gorda for an awards ceremony where special recognition will be given for her endeavors and reaching her goal of 1,000 plus boxes sold. ...

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  4. Harry WoosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    Harry M. Wooster, 93, of Franklin and Punta Gorda, Fl, passed away March 23, 2015, at home in Franklin. Harry was born in Old Town, Me, on July 12, 1921, the son of Harry M. Wooster, Sr. and Sarah Wooster.

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  5. A bad hair day alert for Southwest FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Examiner.com

    ... observations showed a temperature of 77 degrees and a dew point of 75 degrees. The Charlotte County Airport (Punta Gorda-PGD) and Regional Southwest Airport (RSW) showed slightly more tolerable readings (dew points of 73 and 72, respectively; both ...

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  6. Intermittent lane closures on Burnt Store Road to continue through AprilRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Punta Gorda Intermittent lane closures on Burnt Store Road and adjoining side streets, from Zemel Road south to Vincent Street, will continue through April 30, as intersections are tied into the new roadway traffic lanes. Drainage and utility work continues; flaggers and traffic control devices are in place to assist travelers through construction areas in conjunction with the Burnt Store Road Widening project.

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  7. New cancer concerns for those under 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... attle had we found it a year ago." For now it is all about being positive and taking in the beautiful views from Punta Gorda and enjoying each and every day.

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  8. Home fumigation causes evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | NBC2 News

    ... scam. The man caused crashes with elderly driver to cash in on insurance according to law enforcement. A Punta Gorda teen reported missing over the weekend has been found safe in St. Petersburg. Investigators first thought Sydney Silvernail ran away ...

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  9. Bill would boost power of nurse practitionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | News 4 Jax

    ... Ponte Vedra Beach Republican who is a physician. Voting for the bill were Subcommittee Chairman Ken Roberson, R-Punta Gorda; Rep. Manny Diaz Jr., R-Hialeah; Rep. Mia Jones, D-Jacksonville; Rep. Jose Oliva, R-Miami Lakes; Rep. Hazel Rogers, ...

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  10. Naples police activity reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | NBC2 News

    ... are looking into the deaths of three people who were snorkeling in various places in the Florida Keys Monday. A Punta Gorda teen reported missing over the weekend has been found safe in St. Petersburg. Investigators first thought Sydney Silvernail ...

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  11. Missing Punta Gorda girl found in St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A missing 15-year-old girl who may have been abducted from her Punta Gorda home over the weekend has been located in St. Petersburg. Missing Punta Gorda girl found in St. Petersburg A missing 15-year-old girl who may have been abducted from her Punta Gorda home over the weekend has been located in St. Petersburg.

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  12. Lee County's middle school students to get 18,000 Google ChromebooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NBC2 News

    ... detectives say a 15-year-old girl who was initially reported over the weekend to have run away from her Punta Gorda area home has been found in St. Petersburg. Sheriff's detectives say a 15-year-old girl who was initially reported over the weekend ...

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  13. Suspicious driver spotted at Cape school bus stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NBC2 News

    ... detectives say a 15-year-old girl who was initially reported over the weekend to have run away from her Punta Gorda area home has been found in St. Petersburg. Sheriff's detectives say a 15-year-old girl who was initially reported over the weekend ...

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  14. Three die in separate Keys snorkeling incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NBC2 News

    ... detectives say a 15-year-old girl who was initially reported over the weekend to have run away from her Punta Gorda area home has been found in St. Petersburg. Donut lovers may rejoice now that a popular national maker has decided to build a new ...

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  15. Florida teen possibly abductedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WPTV Local News

    Investigators said she was initially reported as a runaway, but now they think she could have been the victim of an abduction. They identified them as Ryan "Roach" Yates, 19, of Homestead, and Angelo Jacinto Cruz, 19, of the South Punta Gorda Heights.

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  16. France plane crash: No survivors expected, French President saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NBC2 News

    ... detectives say a 15-year-old girl who was initially reported over the weekend to have run away from her Punta Gorda area home may have been the victim of an abduction. They are looking for two men as persons of interest. Sheriff's detectives say a ...

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  17. CCSO searching for missing Punta Gorda 15-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office says a 15-year-old girl, who was initially reported over the weekend to have run away from her home, may have been the victim of an abduction. Authorities say information gained on Monday indicates she may have been taken from her home against her will.

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  18. Team Witt/Tari Wins IFA Redfish Tour Event in Punta GordaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Florida Sportsman

    J. R. Witt, of Sarasota, Florida, and Jason Tari, of North Port, Florida, weighed a two-redfish limit that totaled 14.78 pounds to win the first regular-season event for the Florida West Division of the IFA Redfish Tour presented by Cabela's on March 7 at Punta Gorda, Florida. After fishing the IFA for many years and a few top-five finishes, Witt and Tari finally pushed their way into first place despite less-than-ideal conditions.

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  19. Peace River Wildlife Center celebrates 33 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... teer, click here. The Peace River Wildlife Center is located on the Peace River at 3400 Ponce de Leon Parkway in Punta Gorda.

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  20. Baseball team completes Bethune-Cookman sweepRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | The News-Press

    ... six. Rivera would go 5-10 this weekend with a run and four RBI. FGCU's preseason All-American Jake Noll (Punta Gorda/Charlotte HS) went 7-13 at the plate this weekend against the Wildcats. He would score twice and drive in a five runs, giving him 16 ...

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