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  1. Clinic fills medical care gap with help from aboveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC2 News

    ... of faith, Hook says Samaritan Health and Wellness task is serving the working uninsured and under insured in Lee County- by offering affordable health and mental care services. It's mission has a higher calling. "This is about the healing ministry ...

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  2. Statewide software glitch affects testing in Lee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC2 News

    One person died, several hurt during a multi-vehicle crash on I-75 northbound. Northbound lanes re-opened about 7:30 Tuesday evening after being shut for nearly six hours.

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  3. Fort Myers Attorney Shannon Puopolo Elected to Guardian Ad Litem BoardRead the original story

    Tuesday | PR.com

    ... in the field of business litigation for three consecutive years (2012-2014). She is the President Emeritus of the Lee County Bar Association's Young Lawyer's Division and is a member of the Calusa Inn of Court and the American Bankruptcy Institute. ...

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  4. Strip mall could be built near JetBlue ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... across the street. We discovered a company called North American Properties is in lease negotiations with the Lee County Port Authority. According to the Port Authority, the retailer wants to be an anchor tenant of a strip mall. The company is no ...

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  5. Hook, Line and Sinker: Restaurants to Fall ForRead the original story

    Monday | Gulfshore Life

    ... then there's the outdoor bar and patio, where you can get some of everything and take in the glorious view. In Lee County, two upscale seafood experiences stand out above the rest. At Fort Myers Beach's Fresh Catch Bistro (3040 Estero Blvd., ...

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  6. Shaky start to spring break in SWFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... Kai back in the day, so figured we might as well carry on that tradition," said Jayma Nihart. Over the weekend, Lee County deputies used a taser to detain at least one person after she became too intoxicated and resisted arrest. But it's not just ...

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  7. Standardized testing delayed for Lee County 10th gradersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Students across Southwest Florida and around the state are supposed to be taking the Florida Standards Assessment test this week, but technology troubles meant some students couldn't log on. Hillsborough County halted tests in 18 middle schools.

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  8. Secret recordings by minors gets first Senate OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | News 4 Jax

    A Senate committee agreed Monday that minors should be able to secretly record conversations -- something currently illegal in Florida -- if the talks involve unlawful sexual or violent acts against children. The measure , sponsored by Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto, R-Fort Myers, was proposed in reaction to a December ruling by the Florida Supreme Court that ordered a new trial for a Lee County man sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing his stepdaughter.

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  9. Secret Recording By Minors Gets First Senate OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | CBS Local

    ... Myers, was proposed in reaction to a December ruling by the Florida Supreme Court that ordered a new trial for a Lee County man sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing his stepdaughter. State law generally bars recording of conversations ...

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  10. FHP searches for car in deadly hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Florida Highway Patrol is asking for your help to find a car involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash. Troopers say 45-year-old Charles Snyder was riding his bike on Sunshine Boulevard in November when he was hit.

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  11. Touch-A-Truck' fund-raiser to be held March 7Read the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    The South Cape Entertainment and Hospitality Associations and Cape Coral Veterans Museum are inviting families to come out to Lee County's First Touch-A-Truck Event to be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 7, in the Veterans Museum Parking lot, 4820 Leonard St., Cape Coral. "Kids of all ages" are invited to stop by and discover and explore their favorite vehicles.

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  12. Man robs store, holds clerk at knife pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help identifying an armed robber who held up a convenience store early Monday morning. According to detectives with the Lee County Sheriff's Office, the man walked into the 7-11 store, located at 15021 McGregor Blvd., around 12:10 a.m. The suspect then walked the clerk over to the cash register, demanding she open it and give him all the cash.

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  13. Prostitution bust nets six including armed felonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | NBC2 News

    ... resource - burning garbage for power. Your trash is fuel making money and here's a look inside how it works. Lee County Sheriff's Office deputies say a man robbed 7-Eleven at 15021 McGregor Blvd. on Sunday night. There were no injuries and ...

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  14. Local Students Honored At Do The Right Thing CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Lehigh Acres Gazette

    Of the 26 students honored on Feb. 19 at the Lee County Sheriff's Office's "Do The Right Thing" ceremony in Fort Myers, six were from Lehigh Acres and Alva. School coach Brooke Thorne wrote, "Jayden is an excellent student who never gets in trouble and is always there to help others.

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  15. Lee County deputies investigating Sunday robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | NBC2 News

    ... collapse on the runway Sunday at the Fort Myers and Cape Coral police officers, along with their comrades at the Lee County Sheriffs Office, will take turns running the two miles back and forth across the bridge until noon Monday. Fort Myers and ...

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  16. Police run to recognize veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The run is known as the 'Josh Hargis Ranger Ruck.' This year, SWAT members from the Fort Myers and Cape Coral police departments along with the Lee County Sheriff's Office participated in the run.

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  17. Police jog to help injured Army RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Those who drove across the Edison Bridge Sunday afternoon likely noticed some of Southwest Florida's finest running in full SWAT gear. Fort Myers and Cape Coral police officers, along with their comrades at the Lee County Sheriffs Office, will take turns running the two miles back and forth across the bridge for 24 hours until noon on Monday.

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  18. Hope HealthCare hosts 14th annual Conference on AgingRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Gulfshore Life

    ... Dottie Hummel Consulting, Florida Gulf Coast University, the Area Agency on Aging for SWFL and United Way of Lee County. To register for the event, visit https://donate.hopehcs.org/COA15 or contact Heather Chester at 239-482-4673 or ...

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  19. Estero records big showing in districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The News-Press

    ... was second with 166.5 points, while Cypress Lake was sixth with 64, South Fort Myers was eighth with 48.5, East Lee County was ninth with 42 and Lehigh was 10th with 26. "My opinion is that Estero had a really good showing today," Palmetto Ridge ...

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  20. Palmetto Ridge wrestlers win district titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Naples Daily News

    ... 4. Barron Collier 88.5, 5. Gulf Coast 80.5, 6. Cypress Lake 64, 7. Naples 54, 8. South Fort Myers 48.5, 9. East Lee County 42, 10. Lehigh 26 Palmetto Ridge: Rocco Pereira (1st, 106), Ryne Rosenbalm (3rd, 113), Lance Lecuyer (3rd, 132), Hunter ...

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