Lee County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Deputies searching for missing Lehigh teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | NBC2 News

    Lee County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a missing Lehigh Acres teen. Deputies say Eu'Rahjai McCutcheon was last seen by her mother at her Lehigh Acres home on Sunday.

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  2. Authorities request help finding escapeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | NBC2 News

    Authorities are asking for help finding a prisoner convicted out of Lee County who escaped from the Opa Locka Community Release Center in Dade County. Cristobal Martinez, 20, escaped on May 25 at 1:05 pm, and authorities say he has ties to the area and may have been recently seen.

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  3. LeeTran to Increase Service, FaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Mass Transit

    In separate actions by the Lee County Board of County Commissioners, measures were approved authorizing LeeTran to restore previously cut service on nine routes, add weekend service to two routes, and increase its fares. At its biweekly Tuesday morning meeting, the Commissioners unanimously approved increasing LeeTran's base adult fare from $1.25 to $1.50.

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  4. Fill the Fleet for Harry Chapin Food Bank this SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LEE COUNTY, Fla.- LeeTran has set its sights on 175,000 pounds of food this year as the goal for its 6thannual "Fill Our Fleet" food drive to benefit the Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida. LeeTran once again has partnered with Publix, which is selling food donation bags at all 34 Lee County stores from now until Sunday, Sept.

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  5. Medical marijuana dispenser addresses proposed FL lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... it became legal, from that point to now, you would not sense a difference over a 20-year period," said Plotitsa. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Lee County deputies are ...

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  6. Lehigh's crumbling 'cookie' to get fixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... for more than 30 years. But the base of it is starting to rust, making it a danger to nearby traffic. On Tuesday, Lee County commissioners agreed to spend $42,000 dollars to reinforce the sign - a cost they say is well worth saving a piece of ...

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  7. Teens accused in Charlotte County crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... George Hackett after the two were seen on surveillance video breaking into a convenience store and stealing food. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Downpours and ...

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  8. Assistant Attorney General Wanted Out Of SubpoenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    By Bill Britt Alabama Political Reporter MONTGOMERY - Court documents unsealed on Wednesday, revel that Deputy Attorney General, Henry T., Reagan, unsuccessfully tried to quash his subpoena to testify before the Lee County Grand Jury. The grand jury is investigating possible criminal activities committed by Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard and others.

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  9. PETA targets Possum Festival in Northwest FLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... was held Aug. 1 and Aug. 2 this year, includes activities such as a parade, music and a king and queen contest. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Lee County deputies are ...

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  10. Ship wrecked with graffiti gets paint jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... put a fresh paint on the old ship. Most hope the next step can be getting a business open in the iconic landmark. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Lee County deputies are ...

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  11. Parents of missing, later found children want them backRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... There are no guarantees they'll ever get their children back - even if they follow the court's instructions. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Downpours and thunderstorms ...

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  12. Punta Gorda, Naples approve budgetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... City Council approved a budget of $73.5 million by a vote of 5 to 0, according to Councilwoman Nancy Prafke. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Lee County deputies are ...

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  13. Police locate parents of wandering childRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... Children and Families was notified but police are asking for the public's assistance to help identify the child. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Lee County deputies are ...

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  14. Read Story a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LEE COUNTY, Fla.- WINK News is learning new details about a multimillion dollar project that's expected to relieve congestion on US 41. The project will eventually connect Metro Parkway to Evans Street but right now it's causing a major headache for small business owners. Jeff Davis is the general manager for Luna Pizza and Italian Restaurant.

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  15. Commission to decide on funding for Matlacha park, restroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... It's the first sign of a project people who live and work in the area have fought for, for nearly a decade. Lee county's Final Budget Hearing Wednesday night is the final step to making it a reality. "It's nice fishing here," Saul Benitez said, ...

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  16. Lee County commissioner pass $1.86 billion budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... three people, including Sheriff Mike Scott, commenting on how happy they were with the commission's work. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Lee County deputies are ...

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  17. Some happily paying extra for medical careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... chosen to put the emphasis on this (concierge care). Other people would not choose that," Andrew Detrich said. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Downpours and ...

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  18. Matlacha's Olde Fish House working to reduce nightly noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... company they'd be like, 'How do you contend?'" said neighbor Russel Roberts. Wednesday, the restaurant went to Lee County commissioners to tell them they will take their plans back to the drawing board. Lee County deputies are investigating after a ...

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  19. Parents concerned by teacher lacking "highly qualified" statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    The letter tells parents one of their teachers doesn't meet the "highly qualified" standard under the No Child Left Behind Act. The Lee County School District told us the teacher is licensed in Florida, but the teacher is not certified in the course they're teaching.

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  20. Honey bee shortage threatens nature's balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | NBC2 News

    ... going to see high prices and probably an increase because there's just not enough out there," said Councell. Lee County deputies are investigating after a man was shot off of State Road 82 in Lehigh Acres this afternoon. Lee County deputies are ...

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