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What SWFL Is Talking About January 17th

A cold front is on the way to Southwest Florida that will bring us wind chill temperatures in the 20's and 30's tomorrow morning...     Arrest warrants have been issued for 9 FSU students police say are involved in the November death of fraternity pledge Andrew Coffey.  Several of those arrested held leadership positions in the…

What SWFL Is Talking About January 16th

More snow and ice are headed South with more than 70 million people under winter weather advisories. Snow is expected in Texas, Alabama, Tennessee and Louisiana...   Police have made an arrest in connection with a hit and run crash that injured a child in Cape Coral yesterday afternoon on NE 9th Street in Cape…

What SWFL Is Talking About January 15th

Police are investigating a shooting yesterday afternoon that sent one person to the hospital...Police responded to the area near the corner of Cypress Lake Drive and Broadhurst Loop. The investigation is ongoing   48 year old Ryan Scott Bennett was arrested early Sunday for allegedly bringing a gun into Physicians Regional Medical Center in Naples.…

What SWFL Is Talking About January 11th

Stay away from Fowler Street and MLK Boulevard today...It's going to look like a war zone....An Emergency training exercise is scheduled to begin at 8 and run until 2pm along Fowler Street from Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd to Edison Avenue...Law enforcement, EMS and other emergency response teams will participate in the training exercise...  …

What SWFL Is Talking About January 10th

Tsunami advisories have been canceled following a magnitute 7.6 earthquake that struck in the Caribbean Sea, north of Honduras...   The Trump Administration reverses it's position and says no to oil and gas drilling in the waters off Florida...   And If you're raising a family....it looks like there's better places to do it than…

What SWFL Is Talking About January 9th

A thrilling overtime win for the University of Alabama, 26-23 in overtime last night in the National Championship Game...   A bank robber is on the loose in Cape Coral, and apparently he's a football fan too. He was wearing a Pittsburgh Steelers hat a dark hoodie and a set of headphones when he robbed…

What SWFL Is Talking About January 8th

Nearly a quarter of the U.S. is under a winter weather advisory this morning as 39 record low temperatures were set this weekend….One of those at JFK Airport in NYC which hit a low of 5. The lowest temperature in the contiguous U.S. yesterday was -36 in Edwards, NY   Shatoria Michelle Brown and her…

SWFL News Update January 5th

Snow totals over a foot in many places…high tides, flooding, air-travel cancellations, The bomb cyclone is all it was reported to be as people from Georgia to Maine are dealing with some of the wildest weather they’ve ever seen….and it’s not over yet…the deep freeze continues… In NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio said that with the…

SWFL News Update January 4th

Winter storm brings snow to Florida…bitter cold to the Southeast in general…and now the east coast is bracing for what forecasters are calling a bomb cyclone with hurricane force winds…coastal flooding and up to a foot of snow… Locally temps are in the 30’s this morning across many SW Florida communities…with no real warm-up until…

Being "The New Guy"

It's always tough coming into a situation where you're the "new guy." Not only do you have to win over an audience that's used to a familiar voice, you also have to get the rest of the staff on board and moving in the right direction. I'd just like to take this time to thank…