Lee County, FL

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Two injured in Bonita Beach boat crash

LEE COUNTY, Fla. – Two people were taken to the hospital after a boating accident near Bonita Beach in Lee County Sunday afternoon. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), officers responded to the accident around 3:30 p.m. after reports of an accident between a 16-foot vessel and a personal watercraft.
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How to win the summer battle against mosquitoes

Summer officially began on Sunday, and most of us are already battling one of Southwest Florida’s greatest nuisances: mosquitos. In the twilight hours, they are unavoidable. But while the mosquitos seem really bad this year, is 2021 really different from years past? According to a mosquito expert, the answer is no, not relatively speaking.
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Free meals for Lee County children during summer break

Starting Monday, the School District of Lee County is keeping children fed while school is out with its summer feeding program called “BreakSpot.” Kids 18 and younger in Lee County are eligible for free meals during summer break. The District has partnered with Florida’s Summer BreakSpot program to keep children...
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Motorcycle crash leaves 23-year-old man dead

A 23-year-old Lehigh Acres man has died in Lee Memorial Hospital after a crash on Daniels Parkway in Lee County early Wednesday afternoon. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, he was heading east on Daniels west of S.R. 82 when he missed a righthand curve, went into the median, and overturned. He came off his bike and landed in the inside westbound lane of Daniels.
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Suspicious suitcase under investigation at RSW

FORT MYERS, Fla. – Investigators are looking into a suspicious suitcase at Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) Monday afternoon. According to Vicki Moreland with the Lee County Port Authority, K-9s and an explosive device team are investigating after a suspicious suitcase was found just before 3 p.m. Officials said the...
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Herff Jones notifies customers of data breach

Herff Jones, a graduation apparel and yearbook company is notifying customers of a data breach, warning parents and customers their personal information could be exposed. The company became aware of suspicious activity involving customers’ payment information and launched an investigation. They determined certain customer personal information, like name, address, phone...
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Vehicles catch fire at lot in Lee County

Several vehicles caught fire Saturday afternoon at a lot in Lee County. According to the Tice Fire and Rescue District, this happened at an insurance auto lot in the 11000 block of SR-82 in Lee County. This means the cars there have been involved in wrecks and other things. Now, the insurance company has the car.
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Amazon expanding in Fort Myers, Naples

Online retail giant Amazon is expected to add another so-called “last mile” distribution center to its portfolio in Fort Myers, according to plans filed with Lee County by an Atlanta-based developer. Earlier this month, a Seefried Properties’ affiliate purchased 45 acres in the Alico Distribution Center for a “proposed distribution...
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Trump to hold series of ‘Save America’ rallies

Former President Donald Trump will kick off a series of post-presidential rallies with stops in at least four states, including Florida, but will he be able to reenergize the Republican Party?. Jonathan Martin, chairman of the Lee County Republican Party, thinks so. He said the rallies will show the strong...