No. 4 seed Stanford is headed back to the Lexington Regional for a third straight March after beating scrappy 12th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast 90-70 on Monday night.
Marco Island city council voted 7-0 to remove city manager Lee Niblock.
Fort Myers owes more than $22,000 to the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.
A man with a gun stormed into the Dollar General on Gretchen Avenue South in Lehigh Acres.
Cape Coral police say a drunk driver is responsible for slamming into a street sign and splitting a palm tree in half.
Authorities say the brother of the teen charged with killing 17 people at a Florida school has been arrested for trespassing at the same school.
The owners of Cape Coral gun store Shoot Center and their clients are suing the state of Florida for banning bump stocks.
The Cape Coral City Council voted on Monday to extend bar hours within the city.
Republicans in the House of Representatives met Monday evening to discuss a massive spending bill just days ahead of the deadline.
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NBC2 is investigating a former DCF employee who is charged with falsifying records, but is currently employed as a teacher in Hendry County.
Naples is considering spending millions of dollars to expand its water supply.
Gov. Rick Scott has signed legislation limiting most painkiller prescriptions to a three-day supply in response to the opioid crisis killing at least 16 Floridians every day.
A U.S. border Patrol agent accused of shooting across the border into Mexico and killing a teenager five years ago will go on trial Tuesday on a charge of second-degree murder in a rare Justice Department prosecution of a fatal cross-border shooting.
East Naples is going to be getting a first-of-its-kind park in the area, one that consists exclusively of food trucks.
Facebook shares took a big hit Monday, shaving about $34 billion off the value of the company.
Facebook is on track for its worst day in more than five years, and it's dragging the stock market down with it.
Uber has removed its self-driving cars from the roads following what is believed to be the first fatality involving a fully autonomous car.
President Donald Trump's plan to combat opioid drug addiction calls for stiffer penalties for drug traffickers, including the death penalty where appropriate under current law, a top administration official said.
Fort Myers High School athlete Destanni Henderson has been named the 2017-18 Gatorade Florida Girls Basketball Player of the Year.
Lee County deputies are currently searching for a man who robbed a store in Lehigh Acres.
Southwest Florida's most prominent airport is seeing record-setting traffic in the early months of 2018.
A teenager was driving her friend to the doctor's office, a father of three was heading home from work, and a woman on her way to a nail salon was stopped at a red light. Seconds - inches - would soon separate those who would live from those who wouldn't.
Two men were seriously injured by a bomb blast Sunday evening in Austin, Texas.
The Cambridge Analytica scandal has done immense damage to the brand, sources across the company believe.
Spring brings with it a sense of newness as we inch toward Easter. The calendar is our yearly reminder of how nature makes all things new.
A man accused of hiding evidence in a fatal hit-and-run filed a "not guilty" plea Monday morning.
Security video released during trial of Pulse gunman Omar Mateen's widow Noor Salman highlights Mateen's actions as he enters the club and carries out his deadly massacre.
Sheriff's officials in Florida say a woman and a young girl have been fatally shot and a young boy was wounded in an apparent domestic dispute.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is signing legislation to combat the state's opioid epidemic.
A Florida sheriff's lieutenant is charged with driving under the influence after she was spotted driving backward and honking her horn in the middle of the night.
An off-duty firefighter and another man working to pull a woman from a burning car fell off a Florida bridge and into the St. Johns river Friday.
Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade is throwing his support behind initiatives to honor the victims of February's deadly school shooting in Florida, donating his time and money in spite of criticism.
Authorities in Mississippi say a 9-year-old boy has shot his 13-year-old sister in the head and wounded her after an argument over a video game controller.
Nine dead sharks were discovered on a boat near Pine Island last month, leading one Lee County fisherman to be charged with several wildlife violations.
For the Canterbury High School baseball team, what happened on the field on Friday came secondary to what happened off of it.
Authorities say a Florida man crashed into four motorcycles stopped along a highway, killing one rider and injuring two others.
A Lee County student was arrested for bringing a weapon onto school grounds in reaction to a social media threat.
Jailhouse video reveals California sheriff’s deputies watching and sometimes laughing as a schizophrenic man who had been strapped naked to a chair for 46 hours writhes on the floor of his cell, loses consciousness and eventually dies.
A mother of seven children in Lehigh Acres told deputies she was terrorized in the middle of the night by an attempted burglar.
Two men were arrested in Lehigh Acres on Thursday after police found 29 marijuana plants in their house.
A 19-year-old faces life in prison after being found guilty of a murder he committed when he was 17-years-old.
Deputies in Collier County arrested a woman on Thursday accused of embezzling more than $140,000 from her employer.
Authorities arrested two people on Thursday in Lehigh Acres after a successful drug sting operation.
NBC2 brings you a slideshow every Sunday of the most wanted suspects in Lee and Collier counties.
We hope you enjoy this slideshow of holiday displays around Southwest Florida submitted by our festive viewers.
Weather conditions will continue to be excellent as we head through this weekend, and temperatures will feel a bit more like spring to boot!