Florida participating in weeklong anti-speeding campaign
Florida participating in weeklong anti-speeding campaign

The campaign will last one week from July 15 to July 21.

3 hrs 21 mins ago
Forecast: Tracking isolated rain and some Saharan dust
Forecast: Tracking isolated rain and some Saharan dust

Southwest Florida's forecast this evening looks a little quieter than normal when it comes to rain for the middle of the month of July.

3 hrs 41 mins ago
Traffic Alerts: July 15
Traffic Alerts: July 15

Traffic alerts for Monday July 15, 2019.

6 hrs 20 mins ago
Some businesses on Fort Myers Beach will have to close or move to make way for Margaritaville
Some businesses on Fort Myers Beach will have to close or move to make way for Margaritaville

The development company recently gave their affected tenants notice that they have to be out by January 5. 

7 hrs 48 mins ago
RSW to install second license plate reader
RSW to install second license plate reader

A new camera at the Southwest Florida International Airport will soon be recording your car as you pull up the terminal. 

7 hrs 57 mins ago
Why this new Cape Coral shopping center still hasn't opened
Why this new Cape Coral shopping center still hasn't opened

A large sign at a busy Cape Coral shopping center called Santa Barbara Center II is promising more shops and stores… coming in 2014.

8 hrs 2 mins ago
Exactly how successful were this weekend's ICE raids?
Exactly how successful were this weekend's ICE raids?

President Donald Trump called the mass deportation raids successful. But were they?

8 hrs 6 mins ago
Fort Myers kindergarten teacher gets heartfelt surprise from stranger
Fort Myers kindergarten teacher gets heartfelt surprise from stranger

Breanna Ferrell had been purchasing school supplies at the store when a man behind her offered to pay for her items. 

8 hrs 14 mins ago
Neighbors say iguanas are invading an Englewood home
Neighbors say iguanas are invading an Englewood home

Neighbors describe an Englewood home as if it was straight out of Jurassic Park.

8 hrs 21 mins ago
Oyster restoration project aims to improve water quality in Naples Bay
Oyster restoration project aims to improve water quality in Naples Bay

The City of Naples completed the first site of the restoration project last week, creating 24 oyster reefs that went into the bay.

8 hrs 22 mins ago
Algae has been washing up on Fort Myers Beach - is it harmful?
Algae has been washing up on Fort Myers Beach - is it harmful?

There's been smelly, red and brown gunk washing up along Fort Myers Beach.

8 hrs 26 mins ago
Trolley hits woman crossing street in downtown Naples
Trolley hits woman crossing street in downtown Naples

She had to be airlifted to the trauma center.

8 hrs 31 mins ago
Could gas prices rise in SWFL due to Tropical Storm Barry?
Could gas prices rise in SWFL due to Tropical Storm Barry?

Some around Southwest Florida are worried their wallets may be taking a hit at the gas pump.

8 hrs 39 mins ago
WATCH: Snakes spook Amazon worker delivering package at Estero home
WATCH: Snakes spook Amazon worker delivering package at Estero home

Two snakes were blocking his path so he found a creative way to deliver the package.

8 hrs 51 mins ago
Three suspects arrested after home is broken into in Fort Myers
Three suspects arrested after home is broken into in Fort Myers

Two victims called deputies after seeing three people trying to kick down their back door just after 3 p.m., according to the Lee County Sheriff's Office.

8 hrs 53 mins ago
Over 100 people killed by landslides, floods in Nepal, India, and Bangladesh
Over 100 people killed by landslides, floods in Nepal, India, and Bangladesh

Torrential monsoon rains have triggered flooding and landslides across Nepal and parts of South Asia, killing over 100 people and displacing tens of thousands. 

8 hrs 56 mins ago
Landlords in Fort Myers could face more frequent inspections of their properties if ordinance passes
8 hrs 57 mins ago
Lehigh Acres residents are concerned about speeding on Eisenhower Boulevard
Lehigh Acres residents are concerned about speeding on Eisenhower Boulevard

One resident who's been there for three years said someone has run over his mailbox four times. 

9 hrs 6 mins ago
LCSO creates river patrol program consisting of five volunteers
LCSO creates river patrol program consisting of five volunteers

The volunteers have backgrounds in the U.S. Coast Guard auxiliary, policing and other marine experience. 

9 hrs 11 mins ago
Suspect runs from car during traffic stop in North Naples
Suspect runs from car during traffic stop in North Naples

Deputies managed to catch up to him and take him into custody.

9 hrs 35 mins ago
Lehigh Acres man sentenced to life for kidnapping, battery
Lehigh Acres man sentenced to life for kidnapping, battery

A Lehigh Acres man was sentenced to life in prison Monday for kidnapping and beating a woman in 2018. 

9 hrs 54 mins ago
Cape Coral woman arrested for road rage crash that hospitalized four people
Cape Coral woman arrested for road rage crash that hospitalized four people

A Cape Coral woman involved in an April road rage incident was arrested over the weekend. 

10 hrs 23 mins ago
Charlotte County deputies looking for credit card thief
Charlotte County deputies looking for credit card thief

Charlotte County deputies are looking for a suspect accused of stealing a credit card and buying a video game console with it. 

10 hrs 41 mins ago
Human-sized jellyfish found off English coast
Human-sized jellyfish found off English coast

Divers found a giant jellyfish the size of a human off the coast of southwestern England. 

11 hrs 21 mins ago
Girlfriend threatens boyfriend with box cutter over song lyrics
Girlfriend threatens boyfriend with box cutter over song lyrics

The victim told police Cortney R. King did not like the lyrics of the song he was singing along to in his bedroom.

11 hrs 35 mins ago
Florida church pays off $7 million in medical debt for residents
Florida church pays off $7 million in medical debt for residents

A Florida church will spend more than $7 million to pay off the medical debt for 6,500 people.

11 hrs 57 mins ago
Study finds vaping could help adult smokers quit cigarettes
Study finds vaping could help adult smokers quit cigarettes

Researchers found smokers who used vapes were nearly two times as likely to quit completely and went through fewer cigarettes daily. 

12 hrs 34 mins ago
Over 200 people received sidewalk violations in Marco Island this year
Over 200 people received sidewalk violations in Marco Island this year

In Marco Island, it’s the homeowner’s responsibility to maintain sidewalks.

13 hrs 55 mins ago
Golden Gate Estates woman still getting mail without a working mailbox
Golden Gate Estates woman still getting mail without a working mailbox

A woman in Golden Gate Estates is still getting her mail delivered to her even though she doesn't have a mailbox. 

14 hrs ago
Legendary boxer Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker dies after he's hit by a vehicle
Legendary boxer Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker dies after he's hit by a vehicle

Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker, considered one of the greatest lightweight boxers of all time, died Sunday after he was hit by a vehicle in Virginia, police said.

14 hrs 20 mins ago
Man dies from flesh-eating bacteria after trip to Destin
Man dies from flesh-eating bacteria after trip to Destin

A Memphis, Tennessee man has died after doctors say he contracted a flesh-eating bacteria while swimming in the Gulf Coast.

15 hrs 11 mins ago
Drowning reported off Captiva Island
Drowning reported off Captiva Island

Someone drowned off Captiva Island Sunday, according to Lee County deputies. 

16 hrs 26 mins ago
Trump tweets ignite firestorm of criticism
Trump tweets ignite firestorm of criticism

President Trump appears to be doubling down on a weekend Twitter tirade that is being denounced as a racist attack on four Democratic congresswomen.

17 hrs 8 mins ago
3-year-old killed in road rage shooting
3-year-old killed in road rage shooting

Police in Milwaukee, Wisconsin say a fit of road rage led to the death of a 3-year-old girl.

17 hrs 14 mins ago
Hollywood actor Charles Levin found dead
Hollywood actor Charles Levin found dead

Authorities in Oregon believe they have found the remains of Charles Levin, an actor who appeared in television series like "Seinfeld" and "LA Law." He was 70 years old, according to IMDb.

17 hrs 38 mins ago
A Texas woman was living with her dead mother for three years
A Texas woman was living with her dead mother for three years

After finding skeletal remains in the residence, investigators believe Delissa Navonne Crayton's 71-year-old mother fell in 2016, hit her head and died a few days later while lying on the floor.

18 hrs 10 mins ago
Traffic Alerts: July 15
Traffic Alerts: July 15

Traffic alerts for Monday, July 15, 2019.

18 hrs 31 mins ago
News 2 Use: July 15
News 2 Use: July 15

All the news you need to start you Monday.

19 hrs 48 mins ago
Florida manatee deaths could reach record high
Florida manatee deaths could reach record high

The number of manatee deaths caused by watercraft could hit an all-time high in Florida this year.

20 hrs 38 mins ago
Police surround Fort Myers neighborhood
Police surround Fort Myers neighborhood

Officers were searching for a man that witnesses say ran from a vehicle that was being pulled over.

21 hrs 11 mins ago
Immokalee residents live in fear with ICE raids across the country
Immokalee residents live in fear with ICE raids across the country

People in Immokalee are living in fear as immigration roundups continue across the country.

July 14th, 7:31 PM EDT
Suspect attempts to steal a car with a beer in his hand
Suspect attempts to steal a car with a beer in his hand

A bizarre break-in attempt caught on camera.

July 14th, 7:09 PM EDT
People involved in U.S. 41 deadly crash on Saturday identified
People involved in U.S. 41 deadly crash on Saturday identified

There is a fatal crash near 17000 S Tamiami Trail in Fort Myers, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

July 14th, 6:40 PM EDT
Scene cleared at Fort Myers home after a residential burglary
Scene cleared at Fort Myers home after a residential burglary

Lee County deputies said an active investigation is happening now at a Fort Myers home. 

July 14th, 6:10 PM EDT
Weather Blog: Barry now a depression as the rain continues
Weather Blog: Barry now a depression as the rain continues

Barry weakened to a tropical depression Sunday afternoon as it trundles through northern Louisiana.

July 14th, 5:19 PM EDT
Naples teen facing charges after stealing a car on Saturday
Naples teen facing charges after stealing a car on Saturday

Collier County deputies responded to a stolen car alert at Santa Barbara and Green Boulevard Saturday at 5:12 p.m. 

July 14th, 4:46 PM EDT
Man said DoorDash delivery driver ate half his food
Man said DoorDash delivery driver ate half his food

A man who ordered food using DoorDash, a food delivery app, said a delivery driver ate half of his meal.

July 14th, 1:30 PM EDT
Teen bitten by shark off Amelia Island coast
Teen bitten by shark off Amelia Island coast

A a shark attacked a 16-year-old girl in Florida leaving bites to her foot and ankle, authorities said.

July 14th, 12:17 PM EDT
Florida man kicks alligator after it attacks his dog
Florida man kicks alligator after it attacks his dog

A 75-year-old Florida man said he kicked an alligator in the snout after it attacked his dog.

July 14th, 11:32 AM EDT

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