IBEW Local Union 199

2141 Jackson Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901, USA

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Fort Myers, FL

Rollover crash blocks traffic on Colonial

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:17:45 -0800

Three vehicles involved in a crash early Saturday evening sent three to the hospital after two of the vehicles flipped from the impact.  Traffic was tied up for a while along Colonial and Six Mile Cypress Parkway.

FSU watch party brings students, alumni together

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:02:36 -0800

Sidelines in Fort Myers was a sea of red Saturday afternoon. It was the first Florida State University game since the school shooting Thursday. Fan say FSU is a family and win or lose this is a great way for the school to come together after a tragic week.

FSU watch party brings students, alum together

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:47:59 -0800

Sidelines in Fort Myers was a sea of red Saturday afternoon. It was the first Florida State University game since the school shooting Thursday. Fan say FSU is a family and win or lose this is a great way for the school to come together after a tragic week.

Bondi releases opinion on who can carry guns on school property

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:47:38 -0800

Florida Attorney General Pan Bondi released a legal opinion about who may be allowed to carry guns on school property. In the legal opinion released Friday, she said school districts have the right to hire private armed licensed security guards.

Attempts to alter prescription lands woman in jail

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:34:19 -0800

A teenage 7-Eleven employee in Cape Coral is debating whether he will return to work after his bosses labeled him as an offensive term on the schedule.

Leon County deputy shot to death responding to call

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:17:36 -0800

A government official says a Leon County sheriff's deputy and a gunman have been killed in shootout near Tallahassee.The official says the gunman set his house on fire Saturday morning and fatally shot the first deputy who arrived. 

Naples Zoo looking for missing barn owl

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:35:08 -0800

A teenage 7-Eleven employee in Cape Coral is debating whether he will return to work after his bosses labeled him as an offensive term on the schedule.

Bicyclist dies in Cape Coral Saturday

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:17:45 -0800

Police say 56-year-old Andrew N. Desumma was found at the intersection of Palm Tree Boulevard and SE 47 Terrace just before six Saturday morning with an apparent head injury. A passerby spotted the bicyclist lying in the roadway. 

Crime Stoppers asks for help solving TJ Maxx manager shooting

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 08:06:27 -0800

A teenage 7-Eleven employee in Cape Coral is debating whether he will return to work after his bosses labeled him as an offensive term on the schedule.

Islamic group catches thief in the act

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:28:43 -0800

FORT MYERS, FL.--A group of theft victims in Fort Myers set up a clever trap to catch a crook in the act.

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