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Bomb threat reported at Punta Gorda Airport

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Multiple agencies are investigating after a potential bomb threat was reported at the Punta Gorda Airport, Saturday. Officials say a conversation pertaining to a bomb threat was overheard. Charlotte County Deputies arrived on scene along with a K-9 unit from the Lee County Sherif


'All clear' given at Punta Gorda Airport after threat

A threat caused an increase in security Saturday at Punta Gorda Airport. Officials said that someone overheard a threat "we are taking very seriously." The nature of that threat wasn't disclosed, and officials said Sunday they determined the potential threat was found not to be credible. Charlotte C


21-year-old man arrested in connecton with North Port murder

NORTH PORT - An arrest has been made in connection with the death of a 19-year-old man in North Port last week. Dontae Lamar Stanley Jr., 21, has been arrested by the North Port Police Department and charged with murder, armed home invasion robbery, two counts of aggravated battery and three counts

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2018-01-15 21:54:11

Lee County sees alarming increase in opioid overdoses

FORT MYERS Health officials are calling attention to an alarming increase in opioid overdoses and deaths in southwest Florida. Lee County saw 955 overdose cases in 2017, eight times more than the 171 overdoses reported in 2013, according to medical provider Lee Health. The News-Press reported that

TAMPA BAY ONLINE - 2018-01-14 20:45:00

Family searches for veteran's "priceless" sentimental ring

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - He fought for our country in Vietnam, put himself through college while raising a family, and now a symbol of that sacrifice -- a ring -- has gone missing. Don Goodlin, 72, went to the Neighborhood Walmart on Pine Island Road in Cape Coral Thursday to return a scooter. "My dad do

FOX4NOW.COM - 2018-01-16 06:09:47

American flags flying upside down at Cape complex

People across Cape Coral have called out an apartment complex for a display of disrespect. Two American flags are hanging upside down at The Viceroy on Santa Barbara Boulevard. Managers with Parker House Properties said that they are working on getting the flags flying right again. In the meantime,

NBC 2 - 2018-01-16 05:28:00

Suspects sought in Cape car burglaries

Multiple vehicles were burglarized overnight Sunday on Southwest 19th Avenue and Southwest 19th Place, the Cape Coral Police Department said. Deputies are searching for two suspects in connection with the series of burglaries that happened between the 2000 and 2300 block of Southwest 19th Avenue and

WINKNEWS.COM - 2018-01-15 18:22:37

Police searching for 2 boys suspected of Cape car break-ins

The Cape Coral Police Department is investigating after a rash of car burglaries overnight Sunday. According to a press release, several vehicles were broken into in the 2200 and 2300 blocks of Southwest 19th Avenue and Southwest 19th Place in Cape Coral. A victim of the robberies caught the thieves

NBC 2 - 2018-01-15 21:10:00

Manitowoc Company moving corporate headquarters to northwest Milwaukee

MANITOWOC - Manitowoc Company's corporate headquarters is relocating to a leased 16,000-square-foot space in One Park Place in the Park Plaza office park in northwest Milwaukee. In a press release Monday, the company, founded in Manitowoc in 1902, said it expects the move to be completed by the end

OSHKOSH NORTHWESTERN - 2018-01-16 00:08:32

Manitowoc Company to relocate corporate headquarters

Manitowoc Company Inc. in Manitowoc, seen August 8, 2016. (WLUK/Ben Krumholz) MANITOWOC (WLUK) -- The Manitowoc Company announced Monday it will move its corporate headquarters from Manitowoc to northwest Milwaukee. The crane manufacturing company says it has already started to transition headquarte

FOX11ONLINE.COM - 2018-01-15 15:16:51

Snow wallops Wisconsin lakeshore: 18 inches in Door County, a foot of snow in Manitowoc

STURGEON BAY - Thad Ash said a snowstorm like the one Door County saw Monday morning wouldn't have been terribly unusual a few years ago. "It's nothing we haven't done. But it's something we haven't seen here in a couple years," said Ash, patrol superintendent for the Door County Highway Department,

SHEBOYGANPRESS.COM - 2018-01-15 18:10:18

Manitowoc weather closures: City declares snow emergency, schools close early

MANITOWOC - A snow emergency will be in effect for Monday evening into Tuesday morning in the City of Manitowoc, Mayor Justin Nickels announced Monday morning. Under the snow emergency, no parking is allowed on city streets between 1 and 6 a.m. A $50 citation will be issued to any vehicle parked on

HERALD TIMES REPORTER - 2018-01-15 16:32:20

Streetwise Manitowoc: Leaders want to encourage millennials to stay in town

Herald Times Reporter reporter Patti Zarling is launching a new column to keep you informed of all the business news happening in Manitowoc County. Here's some info about her Streetwise Manitowoc column. Send her business tips to pzarling@gannett.com or call 920-686-2152. Wochit MANITOWOC - A progr

HERALD TIMES REPORTER - 2018-01-15 11:54:37

Woman killed in Manitowoc Co. Accident

Mantitowoc County (WFRV) One person was killed in a car accident in Manitowoc County. The accident happened just before 6 o'clock Saturday evening on Highway 151 west of Eaton Road in the Town of Eaton. The Manitowoc County Sheriff's Department says a 45-year-old woman from Kiel was southbound on Hi

WEAREGREENBAY.COM - 2018-01-14 16:56:31

Manitowoc agenda: Vision 2022, Downtown Master Plan projects hold public workshops

A group of businesses are taking the lead in an initiative to create a plan for Manitowoc's future. The effort is led by Leede Research CEO Dean Halverson, HFM CEO Mark Herzog and Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity President Dan McGinty. Wochit MANITOWOC - For those looking to help make a diff

HERALD TIMES REPORTER - 2018-01-14 13:10:42

1 dead after Manitowoc Co. crash

EATON (WLUK) -- Officials 45-year-old Kiel woman is dead after a two car crash Saturday around 5:50 p.m. The Manitowoc County Sheriff's Office says the woman was headed south while a 25-year-old Chilton woman was headed north on Highway 151. The 25-year-old had a 26-year-old Chilton man in the car.

FOX11ONLINE.COM - 2018-01-14 11:19:26

Cops vs. coaches benefits Rome's "Shop with a Cop" program

The basketball court. They took on coaches from the Rome City School District at RFA high school in a Cops versus Coaches basketball game that benefits Rome PD's "Shop with a Cop" program. Not only does the program help provide a Merry Christmas for less fortunate youth in the Rome area, but ac


Utica woman injured in rollover crash in Westmoreland

WESTMORELAND - A Utica woman was injured in a one-car rollover accident Monday, the Oneida County Sheriff's Office said. Mileena Tran, 20, was driving east on Route 5 at about 2:15 a.m. when she lost control of her vehicle and went off the shoulder of the roadway, struck a sign and flipped onto its

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-15 12:28:12

NAACP celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.'s civil rights legacy

Local officials and community members joined the Rome Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this morning at Zion Episcopal Church. The breakfast program was a celebration of King's life and work using non-viole

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-16 00:10:00

Coaches top cops but charity is big winner

More than $1,800 was raised at the second annual Cops vs. Coaches charity basketball game Saturday night. All proceeds will go to support the police department's Shop with a Cop program. The city school district coaches defeated the city's finest 90-89 in overtime, making it the first defeat in five

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-16 00:00:00