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ANCHOR SUPERS 6:32 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-2SH WX CENTER
DIRECTORS PAGE STRANGER DANGER-1SHOT-TRX
BREAKING NEWS-CLIP STRANGER DANGER-PLASMA
LEHIGH CRASH-TRX-SS STRANGER DANGER-SS-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT FATAL-TRX-NAVI IN TC STRANGER DANGER-SOT
TRAFFIC ALERT FATAL-VOTOPS STRANGER DANGER-PLASMA
6:02 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-2SH-OMNI-ANIBOX SEVERE WX WILDFIRES-TRX-VO-2SH-WX CTR-SS-2SH-BNR
6:02 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX CTR-WX WALL SPRING TRAINING-OTS
ARMED ROBBERIES-2SH-TRX BOMB THREAT-VOTOPS-WIPE
ARMED ROBBERIES-LIVE U 2 HERTZ GROUNDBREAKING-VOTOPS-WIPE
ARMED ROBBERIES-VO-SS S&P RECORD-CGTOPS
ARMED ROBBERIES-LIVE U 2 CAUSEWAY SAILBOAT-TRX-OC-VO
I75 ROLLOVER-TRX-OC CAUSEWAY SAILBOAT-SOTVO
I75 ROLLOVER-VOTOPS QUARTER HOUR PUSH-TRX-3SHOT BUB
PEDESTRIAN HIT ON 41-TRX-VOTOPS FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI
WESTERN STORMS-TRX-VO IN PLASMA BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
WESTERN STORMS-SOTVO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
TOSS TO HALEY-WX WALL 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
RUSSIA UKRAINE LATEST-TRX-SAT 24 LIVELOOK-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX
LEE CO FAIR-OC-VO-BNR TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-TRX-2SHOT-VO TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
FORECAST TEASE-OMNITOPS YOGA TREND-2SH-TRX-3SHOT BUB
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 YOGA TREND-BUB
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP YOGA TREND-VO
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL FIRST LADY LETS MOVE-VOTOPS
TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX YOGA TREND-BUB
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC YAHOO WEBCAM BREACH-OTS
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP ORANGE JUICE-OTS
BREAKING UPDATE ROBBERY-OC-TRX-VO-SS CAPE BIKE PATHS-OTS
DOG HOARDING-VO IN PLASMA CARNIVAL LAWSUIT-OC-VO
DOG HOARDING-SOTVO, PLASMA BNR NAPLES BEERFEST-ONCAM
ROBERT LITTLE CHARGED-TRX-OC-SS GREEK FEST-VOTOPS
SMOKING BAN ON OWN PROPERTY-OC-SS-VO WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-SOTVO
SMOKING BAN ON OWN PROPERTY-SOTVO COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT
ROCKIN ON THE BAY-OC-SS WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-TRX-VO BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP BREAKING NEWS-CLIP
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC waffle house robbery-SSTOPS-VO
POLLEN ISSUES-TRX-VO IN PLASMA-SS (2) TS PORT CHAR FATAL-VOTOPS
FGCU MEN-OC-VO-CG-WIPE TS I75 ROLLOVER-NATSVOTOPS
FGCU WOMEN-VOTOPS TS PEDESTRIAN HIT ON 41-VOTOPS
breaking tease-TRX-VOTOPS TS STRANGER DANGER-SSTOPS-VO
NAVI TEASE-TRX-NAVI TS SPRING TRAINING-CGTOPS
stranger danger tease-TRX-OC-SOTVO TS NO SMOKING HOA-VOTOPS
wx tease-TRX-SS TS ABANDONED SAILBOAT-VOTOPS
BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM TS 15 DOGS RESCUED-VOTOPS-BNR
BREAKING NEWS-CLIPTOPS TS COLLEGE PLAN DEADLINE-ONCAM
TRAFFIC ALERT FATAL-TRX-NAVI IN TC TS SWFL LEE COUNTY FAIR-VOTOPS
TRAFFIC ALERT FATAL-VOTOPS TS POLLEN PROBLEM-SSTOPS-VO
ARMED ROBBERIES-2SH-TRX DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
ARMED ROBBERIES-VO-SS FINAL TRAFFIC-TRAFFICCAM
6:32 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP GOODBYE-4-SHOT


ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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BREAKING NEWS-CLIP


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LEHIGH CRASH-TRX-SS


MORE DETAILS ON THAT BREAKING NEWS OUT OF LEHIGH ACRES.

RIGHT NOW BOTH LANES OF STATE ROAD 82 BETWEEN GREGORY AVE AND GRIFFIN DRIVE ARE CLOSED BECAUSE OF AN ACCIDENT.

THE ACCIDENT HAPPENED AROUND 4:30 THIS MORNING.

LEE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS ON SCENE AND TELL US THERE ARE INJURIES AND A VICTIM WAS TRAUMA ALERTED.

WE ARE STILL WORKING TO FIND OUT JUST HOW SEVERE AND HOW MANY PEOPLE WERE INVOLVED. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT FATAL-TRX-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, LEE CO ENFORCEMENT

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT FATAL-VOTOPS


WE WANT TO GET MORE DETAILS ON THAT CRASH IN PORT CHARLOTTE --

WE KNOW A WOMAN IS DEAD THIS MORNING --

AFTER THAT CRASH ON STATE ROAD 776 --

JUST WEST OF GILLOT BOULEVARD.

DEPUTIES TELL US IT WAS A SINGLE CAR ROLLOVER.

THE WOMAN WAS EJECTED FROM HER S-U-V.

F-H-P IS ON SCENE INVESTIGATING.

AGAIN MCCALL ROAD IS CLOSED AT GILLOT BOULEVARD. Return to index of stories...


6:02 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-2SH-OMNI-ANIBOX


HAVE YOU STEPPED OUT SIDE YET THIS MORNING?

YOU'RE WAKING UP TO COOLER TEMPERATURES AND SOGGY CONDITIONS AFTER MORE RAIN OVERNIGHT.

CHIEF METEOROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING THE COOL DOWN AND YOUR WEEKEND AHEAD. Return to index of stories...


6:02 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX CTR-WX WALL


Today's Weather Story

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


ARMED ROBBERIES-2SH-TRX


IF YOU'RE JUST WAKING UP WITH US-- WE HAVE A LOT TO CATCH YOU UP ON.

NBC2 IS STAYING ON TOP OF BREAKING NEWS THIS MORNING.

LEE COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE ON THE HUNT FOR TWO MEN WHO ROBBED A WAFFLE

HOUSE EARLY THIS MORNING.

NBC2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK WAS THE FIRST AND ONLY REPORTER ON SCENE

GATHERING THE DETAILS AND ASKING THE QUESTIONS.

DANIELLE? Return to index of stories...


ARMED ROBBERIES-LIVE U 2


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ARMED ROBBERIES-VO-SS


SPOKE TO ONE VICTIM'S MOTHER WHO RUSHED TO SCENE.

-SAYS HER DAUGHTER WAS EATING AT WAFFLE HOUSE WITH A FRIEND.

-TWO ARMED MEN, WEARING MASKS CAME IN. TOLD EVERYONE TO SIT ON THE FLOOR.

-DEMANDED THEY TAKE OFF THEIR JEWELRY, HAND OVER THEIR CELL PHONES,

KEYS.

-MEN WERE KICKING WORKERS.

-THERE WAS A BABY INSIDE AT THE TIME

-MEN TOOK OFF. DOESNT KNOW HOW.

IF THIS SOUDS FAMILIAR, YOU ARENT EXPERIENCING DE JA VUE.

JUST 12 DAYS AGO TWO MEN ROBBED THE WAFFLE HOUSE IN THE TICE COMMUNITY.

THE VICTIMS ALSO SAY THEY WERE TERRORIZED AND HELD AT GUNPOINT.

SHERIFFS OFFICE SAYS THEY ARE UNSURE IF THE TWO ROBBERIES ARE CONNECTED. Return to index of stories...


ARMED ROBBERIES-LIVE U 2


COUNT ON US BECAUSE WE'RE AWESOME AND WORK REALLY HARD TO GET YOU THE MOST INFO.

IN LC TGIF DK NBC2. Return to index of stories...


I75 ROLLOVER-TRX-OC


THE SCENE IS ALL CLEAR RIGHT NOW AFTER A MOVING TRUCK AND TWO CARS SLAM RIGHT INTO EACHOTHER.

IT HAPPENED WHILE MANY OF YOU WERE SLEEPING. Return to index of stories...


I75 ROLLOVER-VOTOPS


TRAFFIC IS ALL CLEAR THIS MORNING AFTER THE NASTY ROLLOVER CRASH JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY. ALONG I-75 AT MILE MARKER 163.

FLORIDA HIGH WAY PATROL IS WORKING TO FIGURE OUT HOW A BIG MOVING TRUCK COLLIDED WITH TWO CARS.

NBC-2 CAMERAS WERE ROLLING AS LARGE TOW TRUCKS USED A CRANE TO FLIP THE MOVING TRUCK BACK OVER.

TWO PEOPLE IN THE CARS INVOLVED WERE TAKEN TO CHARLOTTE REGIONAL HOSPITAL.

NO WORD ON THEIR NAMES OR CONDITIONS.

THE DRIVER OF THE MOVING TRUCK IS OKAY.

CHARGES ARE PENDING THE OUTCOME OF THE INVESTIGATION. Return to index of stories...


PEDESTRIAN HIT ON 41-TRX-VOTOPS


AND RIGHT NOW NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT A PEDESTRIAN HIT BY A CAR IN FORT MYERS.

IT HAPPENED NEAR CLEVELAND AVENUE AND HANSON STREET NEAR THE CIRCLE K LAST NIGHT.

ONE PERSON WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL.

AS SOON AS WE LEARN MORE WE'LL PASS IT ALONG. Return to index of stories...


WESTERN STORMS-TRX-VO IN PLASMA


HAPPENING RIGHT NOW ---

THEY'VE BEEN PRAYING FOR RAIN.

JUST NOT THIS MUCH.

THIS MORNING, DROUGHT-STRICKEN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA IS SOAKING WET.

AND THERE ARE MANDATORY EVACUATIONS FOR ABOUT 1-THOUSAND PEOPLE, BECAUSE OF THE THREAT OF MAJOR FLOODING AND MASSIVE MUDSLIDES.

THERE'S A LOT OF ANXIETY IN FOOTHILL COMMUNITIES OUTSIDE LOS ANGELES. Return to index of stories...


WESTERN STORMS-SOTVO


att elam sot

i think we are aware that a lot or rain in a short period of time could create some problems with mudslides.

chris jeffers, glendora city manager-sot-

no entry zone except for authorized personnel.

morgan marich-sot-

just everything in suitcases. papers. special items

AND NOW HALEY IS TRACKING IT ON THE MAP. Return to index of stories...


TOSS TO HALEY-WX WALL


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RUSSIA UKRAINE LATEST-TRX-SAT 24 LIVELOOK-VO


WE HAVE NEW DEVELOPMENT OVERNIGHT IN THE CRISIS IN UKRAINE ---

UKRAINE'S INTERIOR MINISTER SAYS MEMBERS OF THE RUSSIAN MILITARY ARE BLOCKING AN AIRPORT NEAR A RUSSIAN NAVAL BASE.

THIS IS BRAND NEW VIDEO OVERNIGHT.

THE INTERIOR MINISTER IS CALLING THE BLOCKADE "MILITARY INVASION AND OCCUPATION."

SEPARATELY, DOZENS OF ARMED MEN IN MILITARY UNIFORMS WITHOUT MARKINGS ARE PATROLLING THE AIRPORT, AS TENSIONS IN THE COUNTRY'S RUSSIAN-SPEAKING SOUTHEAST ESCALATE.

IT'S NOT CLEAR WHO THEY ARE. Return to index of stories...


LEE CO FAIR-OC-VO-BNR


ALL NEW THIS MORNING -- IT IS THE FIRST OFFICIAL DAY OF THE SOUTHWEST FLORIDA LEE COUNTY FAIR!

TICKETS ARE 12 DOLLARS.

THE FAIRGROUNDS ARE JUST EAST OF INTERSTATE 75, ON BAYSHORE ROAD.

THE FAIR OFFICIALLY STARTS TONIGHT. AND LISTEN TO THIS. FROM 5 UNTIL 6 OCLOCK, YOU CAN GET INTO THE FAIR FOR FREE!

WE HAVE ALL THE INFORMATION YOU NEED AT NBC DASH TWO DOT COM, JUST CLICK ON NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-TRX-2SHOT-VO


WE CONTINUE FOLLOWING BREAKING NEWS ON A VIOLENT ARMED ROBBERY.

WITNESSES SAY A BABY WAS INSIDE A WAFFLE HOUSE IN FORT MYERS WHEN TWO ARMED MEN STORMED THE PLACE AND ROBBED THE PEOPLE INSIDE OVERNIGHT!

NO MAJOR INJURIES REPORTED. INVESTIGATORS ARE WORKING TO FIND THE SUSPECTS. IT'S UNCLEAR IF THIS IS RELATED TO THE WAFFLE HOUSE ARMED ROBBERY IN TICE RECENTLY. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FORECAST TEASE-OMNITOPS


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BREAK ONE 6:09:48


HIT TIME 6:09:48

LENTH 2:27 Return to index of stories...


6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


Full Forecast

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION?

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP


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BREAKING UPDATE ROBBERY-OC-TRX-VO-SS


BREAKING NEWS IF YOU'RE JUST WAKING UP WITH US, A DRAMATIC ARMED ROBBERY OVERNIGHT AT A WAFFLE HOUSE IN FORT MYERS.

NBC-2 WAS THE FIRST ON SCENE AROUND 3:30 O'CLOCK THIS MORNING.

THE SEARCH IS NOW ON FOR TWO MEN WHO ROBBED THE DINER EARLY THIS MORNING WITH CUSTOMERS INSIDE.

IT HAPPENED AT THE WAFFLE HOUSE ON DANIELS PARKWAY.

WITNESSES TELL NBC-2 THE MEN TOLD EVERYONE TO SIT ON THE FLOOR.

AND DEMANDED THEY TAKE OFF THEIR JEWELRY, HAND OVER THEIR CELL PHONES,

AND THEIR KEYS.

WITNESSES TELL NBC-2 THE SUSPECTS WERE EVEN KICKING THE WORKERS.

AND THERE WAS A BABY INSIDE AT THE TIME, BUT THE INFANT IS OK.

DEPUTIES ARE WORKING TO FIND OUT IF THIS IS RELATED TO THE WAFFLE HOUSE ROBBERY IN TICE RECENTLY. Return to index of stories...


DOG HOARDING-VO IN PLASMA


DEVELOPING THIS MORNING ---

15 DACHSHUNDS REMOVED FROM A FILTHY HOME IN LEE COUNTY ARE GOING TO BE UP FOR ADOPTION.

AS YOU CAN SEE, THESE DOGS ARE IN GOOD SPIRITS NOW,

REMARKABLE CONSIDERING WHAT THEY'VE BEEN THROUGH IN THE LAST COUPLE DAYS.

DOMESTIC ANIMAL SERVICES TELL US AN ANONYMOUS TIP BROUGH THEM TO A NORTH FORT MYERS HOME WHERE THESE DOGS WERE LIVING.

THE CONDITIONS -- DISGUSTING.

A CASE OF HOARDING.

OFFICERS KICKED INTO ACTION AND RESCUED THE DOGS THURSDAY AFTER THE OWNERS SURRENDERED THEM.

RIGHT NOW, THE ANIMALS ARE BEING TREATED- HOPING TO FIND FOREVER HOMES. Return to index of stories...


DOG HOARDING-SOTVO, PLASMA BNR


"They've never know in from the out, I mean there's a strong ammonia smell in the house, living among there own feces, yeah its less than ideal."

D-A-S OFFICIALS TELL US THIS IS THE 20TH HOARDING CASE THEY'VE SEEN THIS YEAR.

IF YOU'RE INTERESTED IN ADOPTING ONE OF THE DOGS, WE'VE POSTED A LINK AT NBC DASH TWO DOT COM.

JUST CLICK ON NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


ROBERT LITTLE CHARGED-TRX-OC-SS


NOW AN NBC-2 CRIME ALERT AS YOU WAKE UP ---

THE FORMER CHURCH VOLUNTEER ACCUSED OF MOLESTING A LITTLE BOY HAS BEEN FORMALLY CHARGED.

ROBERT LITTLE WILL BE IN COURT NEXT WEEK.

HE WAS A VOLUNTEER AT SAINT FRANCIS XAVIER CHURCH IN FORT MYERS -- AND LIVED IN A CHURCH-OWNED PROPERTY.

HE WAS EVICTED EARLIER THIS MONTH.

THE ALLEGED VICTIM SAYS LITTLE TOUCHED HIM INAPPROPRIATELY ON MORE THAN ONE OCCASION. Return to index of stories...


SMOKING BAN ON OWN PROPERTY-OC-SS-VO


NOW TO A HEATED DEBATE IN COLLIER COUNTY -- HOW FAR IS TOO FAR WHEN IT COMES TO HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION RULES?

THE LAGUNA VILLAGE IN FIDDLERS CREEK OFF 951 IS CONSIDERING A BAN ON SMOKING -- EVEN FOR HOMEOWNERS -- ON THEIR OWN PROPERTY.

AT A HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION MEETING - SEVERAL RESIDENTS COMPLAINED ABOUT THE SMOKE TRICKLING FROM ONE LANAI TO ANOTHER.

NOW THE BOARD IS CONSIDERING BANNING SMOKING ON ALL PROPERTIES AND COMMON AREAS IN THE COMMUNITY. Return to index of stories...


SMOKING BAN ON OWN PROPERTY-SOTVO


Leslie/Laguna Village Homeowner

"I'm sure initially no one thought this would be such a problem for someone but it actually really is and it effects peoples health."

Ellen Cantor/Laguna Village Homeowner

"They make the decision and that's what their elected to do. make decisions for the whole. It's a tough one, it really is."

RESIDENTS SAY THE BOARD WILL POLL HOMEOWNERS AND LET THEM WEIGH IN ON THE DECISION.

WE TRIED REACHING OUT TO THE HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION BUT CALLS WERE NOT RETURNED. Return to index of stories...


ROCKIN ON THE BAY-OC-SS


DO YOU KNOW WHAT TOMORROW IS?

YES, MARCH 1ST AND YES IT'S THE FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH, AND YES THAT MEANS IT'S ANOTHER INSTALLMENT OF ROCKIN ON THE BAY CONCERT SERIES.

TOMORROW NIGHT 5:30 TO 9PM AT BAYFRONT NAPLES. THE TRIBUTE IS TO LEGEND ROD STEWART.

I AM HAPPY TO SAY I'LL BE EMCEEING, SO LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE! Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-TRX-VO


WE'RE STAYING ON TOP OF BREAKING NEWS OF AN ARMED ROBBERY AT A WAFFLE HOUSE IN FORT MYERS WITH CUSTOMERS, INCLDUING A BABY INSIDE!

WAS IT RELATED TO ANOTHER RECENT WAFFLE HOUSE ROBBERY? Return to index of stories...


BREAK TWO 6:18:05


HIT TIME 6:18:05AM

LENGTH 3:00 Return to index of stories...


FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS


TIME NOW TO SAY HELLO AND GOOD MORNING TO OUR NBC2 FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY.

THIS IS ALLISON JACKS OF NAPLES

GREAT TO SEE YOU - THANKS FOR WATCHING AND CONNECTING WITH US ON OUR NBC2 NEWS FACEBOOK PAGE. Return to index of stories...


6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION?

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


POLLEN ISSUES-TRX-VO IN PLASMA-SS (2)


IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN ---

IF ALL THE TREE POLLEN IN THE AIR IS BOTHERING YOU RIGHT NOW,

THE LEVELS DO TEND TO GO DOWN AFTER APRIL.

CHECK OUT THIS PHOTO A VIEWER SENT IN. IT CLEARLY SHOWS POLLEN THAT WAS WASHED DOWN A DRIVEWAY DURING OVERNIGHT RAIN THIS WEEK.

YOU'VE PROBABLY SEEN IT BUILDING UP ON YOUR CAR.

THIS MAP SHOWS POLLEN LEVELS ACROSS THE UNITED STATES. AND YOU CAN SEE BY THE ORANGE. LEVELS ARE HIGH IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA. Return to index of stories...


FGCU MEN-OC-VO-CG-WIPE


IN CASE YOU MISSED IT ---

THE FIERCE, SEASON-LONG FIGHT FOR FIRST PLACE IN THE ATLANTIC SUN CONFERENCE BETWEEN F-G-C-U AND MERCER HAS HAD MANY TWISTS AND TURNS.

F-G-C-U. AT LIPSCOMB. A TEAM THAT THE EAGLES LOST TO TWICE LAST SEASON.

AND LIPSCOMB ERUPTED FOR 58 POINTS IN THE FIRST HALF.

EAGLES GO DOWN HARD, 92-71.

BUT F-G-C-U GOT A HUGE BAILOUT FROM U-N-F. WHICH COMES FROM BEHIND TO SHOCK MERCER, 79-76, IN OVERTIME.

THAT SNAPS THE BEARS 14-GAME HOME WIN STREAK.

SO TO WIN HOMECOURT ADVANTAGE THROUGHOUT THE A-SUN TOURNEY. F-G-C-U NEEDS TWO OF THE FOLLOWING THREE THINGS TO HAPPEN SATURDAY:

AN F-G-C-U WIN AT NORTHERN KENTUCKY, A MERCER LOSS AT HOME TO JACKSONVILLE, AND/OR A U-S-C UPSTATE WIN OVER E-T-S-U. Return to index of stories...


FGCU WOMEN-VOTOPS


THE F-G-C-U WOMEN. GETTING A WARMUP AGAINST LIPSCOMB BEFORE PLAYING AT STETSON FOR THE CONFERENCE CROWN ON SATURDAY.

THEY TOP THE CENTURY MARK IN A 108-67 WIN. AND REMAIN IN A TIE FOR FIRST IN THE ASUN. Return to index of stories...


breaking tease-TRX-VOTOPS


WE ARE UPDATING BREAKING NEWS ON ANOTHER ARMED ROBBERY AT A FORT MYERS WAFFLE HOUSE WITH CUSTOMERS INSIDE. INCLUDING A BABY. THE SUSPECTS GOT AWAY AND WE'RE WORKING TO find OUT IF IT'S RELATED TO ANOTHER RECENT ARMED ROBBERY AT THE WAFFLE HOUE IN TICE. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


NAVI TEASE-TRX-NAVI


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stranger danger tease-TRX-OC-SOTVO


PLUS, DEVELOPING NOW, A CLOSE CALL AT A BUS STOP FOR A YOUNG STUDENT.

LISTEN TO THIS.

27:52-27:56

this car just stopped and he's like do you need a ride. And I said no.

AND THIS MORNING THAT MAN HAS STILL NOT BEEN CAUGHT!. HALEY? Return to index of stories...


wx tease-TRX-SS


AND WE WANT TO MAKE SURE YOU'RE IN THE KNOW , ON THE GO, WITH THE NBC-2 WEATHER APP.

YOU GET SOUTHWEST FLORIDA'S MOST EXPERIENCED TEAM OF METEORLOGISTS, THE AREAS ONLY LIVE DOPPLER RADAR AND THE MOST ACCURATE FORECAST.

JUST SEARCH "NBC 2 W-X" TO GET THE APP. YOU'RE FORECAST ON THE 2'S IS NEXT! Return to index of stories...


BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM


HIT TIME 6:27:03

LENGTH 2:37 Return to index of stories...


BREAKING NEWS-CLIPTOPS


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TRAFFIC ALERT FATAL-TRX-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, LEE CO ENFORCEMENT

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

ROADS ARE ALL CLEAR - NO ACCIDENTS OR ROAD BLOCKS TO REPORT.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT FATAL-VOTOPS


WE WANT TO Give you MORE DETAILS ON THAT CRASH IN PORT CHARLOTTE --

WE KNOW A WOMAN IS DEAD THIS MORNING --

AFTER THAT CRASH ON STATE ROAD 776 --

JUST WEST OF GILLOT BOULEVARD.

DEPUTIES TELL US IT WAS A SINGLE CAR ROLLOVER.

THE WOMAN WAS EJECTED FROM HER S-U-V.

F-H-P IS ON SCENE INVESTIGATING.

AGAIN MCCALL ROAD IS CLOSED AT GILLOT BOULEVARD.but it's expected to open soon. Return to index of stories...


ARMED ROBBERIES-2SH-TRX


IF YOU'RE JUST WAKING UP WITH US-- NBC2 IS STAYING ON TOP OF BREAKING NEWS of an armed robbery THIS MORNING.

LEE COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE ON THE HUNT FOR TWO MEN WHO ROBBED A WAFFLE

HOUSE EARLY THIS MORNING. Return to index of stories...


ARMED ROBBERIES-VO-SS


IT HAPPENED IN FORT MYERS.

WE SPOKE TO ONE VICTIM'S MOTHER WHO RUSHED TO THE SCENE.

-SHE SAYS HER DAUGHTER WAS EATING AT WAFFLE HOUSE WITH A FRIEND.

-TWO ARMED MEN, WEARING MASKS CAME IN. TOLD EVERYONE TO SIT ON THE FLOOR.

-DEMANDED THEY TAKE OFF THEIR JEWELRY, HAND OVER THEIR CELL PHONES,

KEYS.

-MEN WERE KICKING WORKERS.

-THERE WAS A BABY INSIDE AT THE TIME

-MEN TOOK OFF

IF THIS SOUDS FAMILIAR, YOU ARENT EXPERIENCING DE JA VUE.

JUST 12 DAYS AGO TWO MEN ROBBED THE WAFFLE HOUSE IN THE TICE COMMUNITY.

THE VICTIMS ALSO SAY THEY WERE TERRORIZED AND HELD AT GUNPOINT.

SHERIFFS OFFICE SAYS THEY ARE UNSURE IF THE TWO ROBBERIES ARE CONNECTED. Return to index of stories...


6:32 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:32 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-2SH WX CENTER


TIME NOW FOR YOUR FIRST ALERT FORECAST ON THE 2'S AND HALEY QUITE THE COOL DOWN AFTER THAT OVERNIGHT RAIN!

Today's Weather Story

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


STRANGER DANGER-1SHOT-TRX


DEVELOPING RIGHT NOW ---

DEPUTIES ARE STEPPING UP PATROLS TODAY AFTER A 14 YEAR OLD GIRL WENT THROUGH A TERRIFYING SITUATION WHEN SHE TRIED TO GET ON HER SCHOOL BUS.

CLAY'S GOT THE LATEST ON THE SEARCH FOR THE SUSPECT. Return to index of stories...


STRANGER DANGER-PLASMA


THE 14 YEAR OLD GIRL SAYS SHE WAS ALMOST ABDUCTED BLOCKS FROM HER HOUSE IN SAN CARLOS PARK.

AND THE CREEP WHO TRIED TO LURE HER IS STILL OUT THERE THIS MORNING. Return to index of stories...


STRANGER DANGER-SS-VO


IT HAPPENED ALONG ALBATROSS ROAD IN SAN CARLOS PARK.

THE TEENAGER HAD HOPPED OFF THE BUS WHEN SHE SAYS A STRANGE MAN ASKED HER TO GET IN HIS CAR.

THE 8TH GRADER - AMBER ECKMAN TELLS NBC TWO - A LIGHT-SKINNED HISPANIC MALE PULLED UP TO HER AND ASKED IF SHE NEEDED A RIDE.

WHEN ECKMAN SAID NO - HE SAID SHE WAS GOING TO GET ONE ANYWAY.

THAT'S WHEN SHE DID EXACTLY WHAT HER PARENTS TOLD HER TO DO: RUN.

SO SHE HAULED IT OVER TO THE NEAREST NEIGHBOR AND CALLED FOR HELP. Return to index of stories...


STRANGER DANGER-SOT


Amber Eckman/Victim

29:19-29:24

When I was talking to the girl who gave me the phone I was like freaking out and I couldn't talk. I was stuttering a lot. Return to index of stories...


STRANGER DANGER-PLASMA


LEE COUNTY DEPUTIIES HAVE ADDED ENFORCEMENT AND PATROL AROUND THE AREA.

IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION THE SUSPECT -- CALL THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE. Return to index of stories...


SEVERE WX WILDFIRES-TRX-VO-2SH-WX CTR-SS-2SH-BNR


ALL WEEK WE'VE BEEN GETTING YOU PREPARED FOR EXTREME WEATHER HERE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA DURING SEVERE WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK.

TODAY WE'RE TALKING ABOUT WILDFIRES.

AND HALEY, WE'RE IN WILDFIRE SEASON RIGHT NOW.

WHILE WILDFIRES CAN START AT ANY TIME OF THE YEAR,

THE STATE SEES A PEAK OF ACTIVITY DURING THE EARLY, COLDER PART OF THE YEAR - BEGINNING IN JANUARY AND CONTINUING UNTIL EARLY TO MID-JUNE.

A TYPICAL YEAR IN FLORIDA WILL SEE MORE THAN 46-HUNDRED FIRES BURN NEARLY 110-THOUSAND ACRES OF LAND.

FLORIDA IS ALSO HOME TO A WIDE VARIETY OF TEMPERATURES THAT CAN REACH DANGEROUS LEVELS.

ALWAYS TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WILL BE EXPOSED TO EXTREME TEMPERATURES.

PAY ATTENTION TO FIRE WEATHER WARNINGS, KNOW WHAT YOU SHOULD DO TO MAKE YOUR HOME FIRE SAFE, AND NEVER PLAY WITH MATCHES!

THANK YOU HALEY.

FOR MORE ON HOW YOU CAN PREPARE, HEAD TO NBC DASH TWO DOT COM AND CLICK ON NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


SPRING TRAINING-OTS


HAPPENING THIS AFTERNOON ---

THE SOX AND TWINS WILL PLAY THEIR GRAPEFRUIT LEAGUE OPENER AGAINST EACH OTHER AT ONE P-M AT JET BLUE PARK.

IT'S THE FIRST OF SIX HEAD-TO-HEAD MATCHUPS THAT WILL DETERMINE WHO THE CUP GOES TO.

THE RAYS OPEN THEIR SPRING SLATE AGAINST THE O'S IN PORT CHARLOTTE AT ONE P-M. Return to index of stories...


BOMB THREAT-VOTOPS-WIPE


NOW AN NBC-2 UPDATE ---

A COLLIER COUNTY BUILDING IS DEEMED SAFE AFTER A BOMB THREAT SHUT DOWN A MAJOR INTERSECTION.

IT HAPPENED AROUND 5 O'CLOCK NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF AIRPORT PULLING ROAD AND U.S. 41 THURSDAY.

DEPUTIES TELL N-B-C-2 THAT OFFICIALS AT ST. MATTHEWS HOUSE RECEIVED A TEXT MESSAGE THAT SAID THERE WAS A BOMB IN THE BUILDING AT "JUSTIN'S PLACE" SOUP KITCHEN.

A BOMB SQUAD DID NOT FIND ANYTHING SUSPICIOUS. Return to index of stories...


HERTZ GROUNDBREAKING-VOTOPS-WIPE


LOOKING AHEAD NOW --- THE FUTURE HEADQUARTERS FOR HERTZ IS EXPECTED TO BE DONE BY LATE NEXT YEAR.

AND WE'RE GETTING OUR FIRST LOOK AT CONSTRUCTION IN ESTERO.

WE SPOTTED TWO ORANGE TRACTORS CLEARING DIRT.

A FEW FEET AWAY WORKERS CAN BE SEEN INSTALLING A TARP AROUND THE PERIMETER.

HERTZ HEADQUARTERS IS EXPECTED TO COST 70 MILLION DOLLARS.

THIS WILL BE THE FIRST FORTUNE 300 COMPANY TO HAVE IT'S HEADQUARTERS IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA. Return to index of stories...


S&P RECORD-CGTOPS


THE BULLS ARE RUNNING ON WALL STREET.

THE S-AND-P FIVE HUNDRED IS OPENING AT AN ALL-TIME HIGH THIS MORNING, THE

FIRST RECORD IN SIX WEEKS.

INVESTORS WERE ENCOURAGED BY THE FED'S ASSURANCE IT WILL STEP IN

IF THE ECONOMY FALTERS. Return to index of stories...


CAUSEWAY SAILBOAT-TRX-OC-VO


NOW AN UPDATE TO BREAKING NEWS WE BROUGHT YOU THURSDAY.

OFFICIALS ARE STILL TRYING TO FIND THE OWNER OF A SAILBOAT THAT SLAMMED INTO THE SANIBEL CAUSEWAY.

THE BOAT HIT THE VERY LAST BRIDGE BEFORE YOU DRIVE ONTO THE ISLAND.

NO ONE WAS ON BOARD.

OFFICIALS KNOW WHO IT BELONGS TO BUT AREN'T RELEASING A NAME.

THE OWNER IS EXPECTED TO RECLAIM IT AND REMOVE IT FROM THE WATER.

WE LEARNED THE VESSEL IS LISTED AS AN ABANDONED BOAT IN TARPON BAY.

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CAUSEWAY SAILBOAT-SOTVO


BUT REMOVING THESE ABDANDONED BOATS IS COSTLY.

LEE COUNTY SPENT MORE THAN HALF A MILLION DOLLARS IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS ALONE.

WHILE MOST OF THESE ABANDONED BOATS ARE DESTROYED.

THOSE WITH VALUE ARE SOLD AND THE MONEY USED TO REIMBURSE THE COUNTY FOR IT'S COSTS. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-TRX-3SHOT BUB


THIS IS A BRAND NEW STORY WE HAVN'T REPORT YET THIS MORNING.

NBC-2 ANCHOR STACEY DEFFENBAUGH IS LIVE IN STUDIO WITH A NEW YOGA TREND.

THIS IS A TOP TREND ON GOOGLE AS YOU WAKE UP.

HOW IT PROMISES TO BURN BELLY FAT.

THANKS STACEY, AND HALEY WHAT'S IN STORE FOR THE WEEKEND? Return to index of stories...


FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI


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BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM


HIT TIME 6:38:53

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6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


Weather Trends

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION OR CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

ROADS ARE ALL CLEAR - NO ACCIDENTS OR ROAD BLOCKS TO REPORT.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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YOGA TREND-2SH-TRX-3SHOT BUB


ALL NEW IN THIS MORNING'S HEALTHCAST ---

THERE IS A NEW FORM OF YOGA THAT IS ALL THE RAGE AND IT PROMISES TO HELP BURN BELLY FAT!

WE'VE LEARNED PEOPLE ARE GOOGLING IT LIKE CRAZY!

NBC 2 ANCHOR STACEY DEFFENBAUGH IS ON THE STORY THIS MORNING TO FIND OUT WHAT IT'S ALL ABOUT --- SHE JOINS US LIVE IN STUDIO, GOOD MORNING STACEY. Return to index of stories...


YOGA TREND-BUB


GOOD MORNING GUYS. ANYTIME YOU HEAR BURN BELLY FAT, YOUR EARS PERK UP. RIGHT LADIES.

AND IFY OU HAVEN'T EVER

TRIED YOGA, NOW MAY BE A GREAT TIME. Return to index of stories...


YOGA TREND-VO


20 MILLION PEOPLE PRACTICE YOGA, BUT THERE IS OFTEN A PERCEPTION THAT YOU NEED TO BE SUPER-FLEXIBLE OR STRONG TO DO THE ARM BALANCES.

BUT PEOPLE ARE TRYING RESTORATIVE YOGA, BECAUSE THEY SAY IT'S EASIER, AND LESS INTIMATING.

POSES ARE SIMILAR TO NORMAL YOGA POSES, BUT YOU CAN EXPECT TO USE PROPS.

DOCTORS SAY IN ADDITION TO RELAXING AND STRETCHING, THERE IS AN ADDED BENEFIT TO RESTORATIVE YOGA, IT CAN HELP WOMEN BURN BELLY FAT.

OVERWEIGHT WOMEN WHO TRIED THE PRACTICE FOR SIX MONTHS LOST TWO AND A HALF TIMES MORE BELLY FAT THAN WOMEN WHO JUST DID BASIC STRETCHING. Return to index of stories...


FIRST LADY LETS MOVE-VOTOPS


EARLIER THIS WEEK, 1ST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA, AMY POELHER, AND JENNA BUSH HAGAR FROM THE TODAY SHOW WERE HERE IN FLORIDA, PRACTICING YOGA WITH KIDS IN MIAMI.

IT WAS PART OF THE 1ST LADY'S LET'S MOVE CAMPAIGN.

THE INSTRUCTOR THAT TAUGHT THE CLASS IN MIAMI, ALSO OWNS A STUDIO IN NAPLES, THE BALA VINYASA YOGA COMPANY, ON 41 ACROSS FROM THE WATERSIDE SHOPS.

THEY HAVE YOGA CLASSES THROUGHOUT THE WEEK FOR FOR BABIES, KIDS AND TEENS, SIMILAR TO THE ONES THAT THE 1ST LADY PARTICIPATED IN. Return to index of stories...


YOGA TREND-BUB


YOU CAN SEE THE SEGMENT FROM MIAMI WITH THE 1ST LADY AND JENNA BUSH HAGER THIS MORNING ON TODAY, FOLLOWING OUR BROADCAST.

LIVE IN STUDIO, STACEY DEFFENBAUGH NBC-2. Return to index of stories...


YAHOO WEBCAM BREACH-OTS


A NEW REPORT CLAIMS THAT MILLIONS OF YAHOO MESSENGER USERS WERE SPIED ON,

WITHOUT THEIR KNOWLEDGE.

ACCORDING TO THE GUARDIAN NEWSPAPER, A BRITISH SPY AGENCY

CAPTURED THE WEBCAM IMAGES BETWEEN 2008 AND 2010.

YAHOO SAYS IT HAD NO KNOWLEDGE OF THE OPERATION. Return to index of stories...


ORANGE JUICE-OTS


ORANGE JUICE SALES PER PERSON ARE DOWN 40 PERCENT SINCE THE LATE 1990'S.

ONE REASON IS THE TREND TOWARD CONSUMING LESS SUGAR -- AND

ORANGES HAVE LOTS OF SUGAR.

BUT A BIGGER REASON MAY BE THAT FEWER OF US ARE STOPPING FOR

BREAKFAST. Return to index of stories...


CAPE BIKE PATHS-OTS


THIS SOUNDS AWESOME --

A BICYCLE GROUP'S DREAM TO MAKE CAPE CORAL MORE FRIENDLY TO THOSE ON TWO WHEELS IS COMING TRUE.

THIS WEEKEND THEY WILL CELEBRATE THE FIRST 2 COMPLETED INTERCONNECTED BIKE PATHS IN THE CITY.

THE CLUB SAYS THANKS TO SPONSORSHIPS THEY'LL HAVE SEVEN FINISHED ROUTES WITH SIGNS BY THE END OF YEAR.

WHEN ITS COMPLETED THE CITY WILL HAVE 90 MILES OF INTERCONNECTED CYCLING ROUTES. Return to index of stories...


CARNIVAL LAWSUIT-OC-VO


A CAPE CORAL WOMAN IS JOINING OTHER PASSENGERS ON THE ILL-FATED CARNIVAL TRIUMPH IN SUING THE CRUISE LINE.

THE SHIP LOST POWER AND PASSENGERS SPENT DAYS IN DEPLORABLE CONDITIONS.

NOW -- ONE YEAR LATER -- PASSENGERS SAY THEY'RE STILL SUFFERING AFTER-EFFECTS -- SOME EVEN CLAIM THEY HAVE POST TRAMATIC STRESS DISORDER

HOWEVER -- IN A PRE-TRIAL RULING -- THE JUDGE DID SAY WHILE A CRUISE SHIP TICKET DOES NOT GUARANTEE A SEAWORTHY VESSEL, GOOD FOOD AND SANITARY CONDITIONS --

CARNIVAL WAS NEGLIGENT IN MAINTAINING THE EQUIPMENT THAT CAUGHT FIRE AND CAUSED THE POWER LOSS.

THE TRIAL IS SET TO WRAP UP NEXT WEEK. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES BEERFEST-ONCAM


THIS SOUNDS LIKE A LOT OF FUN!

THE NAPLES CRAFT BEER FEST IS THIS WEEKEND.

HEAD TO BAYFRONT TOMORROW FROM 12-4.

DOZENS OF BEERS WILL BE AVAIALBE, AND 15 RESTAURANTS ARE SERVING UP FOOD.

PROCEEDS FROM THE EVENT WILL GO TO THE NAPLES NORTH ROTARY FOUNDATION. Return to index of stories...


GREEK FEST-VOTOPS


GET READY TO GET YOUR GREEK ON.

THE ANNUAL GREEK FEST STARTS THIS AFTERNOON AT THE GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH ON CYPRESS LAKE DRIVE IN SOUTH FORT MYERS.

TENS OF THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE FLOCK TO THE FEST EACH YEAR FOR THE TRADITIONAL GREEK FOOD, DANCERS AND RIDES. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-SOTVO


TIME NOW TO SEE WHAT'S TRENDING TODAY ---

ELLEN DeGENERES IS READY TO RETURN TO THE OSCAR STAGE AS HOST FOR A SECOND

TIME.

DURING A REHEARSAL BREAK. THE COMEDIAN DID ADMIT. SHE IS A LITTLE SCARED.

SOT -- Ellen DeGeneres, Host / "There's a lot of really anxious energy and

so you kind of pick that up. You can feel all that when you walk out, so I'm

trying to remain calm."

DeGENERES SAYS IN THE END. SHE JUST WANTS TO HAVE FUN.

AND FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER IN OSCAR HISTORY, THE AWARD SHOW WILL BE STREAMED ONLINE SO YOU CAN WATCH IT FROM YOUR COMPUTER, TABLET OR SMARTPHONE.

THE OSCARS ARE THIS SUNDAY NIGHT AT 8:30. Return to index of stories...


COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT


TIME NOW IS--

JUST AHEAD-- NBC-2 RUNS DOWN YOUR MORNING TOP STORIES, INCLUDING UPDATES ON A BREAKING TRAFFIC ALERT IN THE GATEWAY AREA AT STATE ROAD 82 AND GRIFFIN DRIVE.

PLUS ANOTHER ARMED ROBBERY OVERNIGHT AT A FORT MYERS WAFFLE HOUSE.

YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT


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BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM


HIT TIME 6:49:12 AM

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6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


Full Forecast

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, COLLIER CO ENFORCEMENT

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

ROADS ARE ALL CLEAR - NO ACCIDENTS OR ROAD BLOCKS TO REPORT.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


BREAKING NEWS-CLIP


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waffle house robbery-SSTOPS-VO


NBC2 STAYING ON TOP OF BREAKING NEWS RIGHT NOW --

AN ARMED ROBBERY HAPPENING OVERNIGHT AT THE WAFFLE HOUSE ON DANIELS PARKWAY.

TWO ARMED MEN STORMED INTO THE DINER AROUND 3:30 THIS MORNING.

WITNESSES TELL US THEY TOLD EVERYONE TO SIT ON THE FLOOR.

AND DEMANDED ANY JEWELRY, CELL PHONES, AND

KEYS.

THEY TELL US THE MEN WERE KICKING WORKERS.

THE TWO MEN DID GET AWAY -- RIGHT NOW LEE COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE SEARCHING FOR THE TWO and we're working to see if it's connected to another violent waffle house robbery earlier this month. Return to index of stories...


TS PORT CHAR FATAL-VOTOPS


AND MORE BREAKING NEWS OUT OF PORT CHARLOTTE NOW --

A WOMAN IS DEAD --

AFTER A CRASH ON STATE ROAD 776 --

JUST WEST OF GILLOT BOULEVARD.

DEPUTIES TELL US IT WAS A SINGLE CAR ROLLOVER.

THE WOMAN WAS EJECTED FROM HER S-U-V.

F-H-P IS INVESTIGATING.

THE ROAD IS CLEAR. Return to index of stories...


TS I75 ROLLOVER-NATSVOTOPS


A MAJOR CRASH HAPPENING OVERNIGHT IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY.

THIS WAS ON EYE 75 SOUTHBOUND NEAR MILE MARKER 163.

DEPUTIES TELL US A BIG BOX MOVING TRUCK HIT TWO CARS.

TWO PEOPLE FROM TWO CARS WERE TAKEN TO CHARLOTTE REGIONAL HOSPITAL.

RIGHT NOW -- WE'RE WORKING TO FIND OUT THE CONDITION OF THE TWO.

THE DRIVER OF THE TRUCK IS OKAY.

FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL IS INVESTIGATING. Return to index of stories...


TS PEDESTRIAN HIT ON 41-VOTOPS


A PEDESTRIAN GETS HIT BY A CAR IN FORT MYERS --

RIGHT NOW WE'RE WORKING TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THIS INCIDENT.

IT HAPPENED NEAR CLEVELAND AVENUE AND HANSON STREET NEAR THE CIRCLE K LAST NIGHT.

ONE PERSON WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL.

WE'LL PASS ALONG NEW INFORMATION AS SOON AS WE GET IT. Return to index of stories...


TS STRANGER DANGER-SSTOPS-VO


AN NBC2 CRIME ALERT FOR YOU RIGHT NOW --

A 14 YEAR OLD GIRL SAYS SHE WAS ALMOST ABDUCTED BLOCKS FROM HER HOUSE IN SAN CARLOS PARK.

IT HAPPENED ALONG ALBATROSS ROAD.

THE TEENAGER HOPPED OFF THE BUS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON --

WHEN SHE SAYS A STRANGE MAN ASKED HER TO GET IN HIS CAR.

SHE DID GET AWAY --

THE 8TH GRADER DESCRIBES THE MAN AS A LIGHT-SKINNED HISPANIC MALE.

IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION ON THE SUSPECT -- CALL THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE. Return to index of stories...


TS SPRING TRAINING-CGTOPS


TODAY IS LEE COUNTY DAY AT JETBLUE PARK, WHEN THE RED SOX TAKE ON THE MINNESOTA TWINS.

IT'S THE FIRST GAME OF THE GRAPEFRUIT LEAGUE!

THE RED SOX HOST THE TWINS AT JETBLUE PARK.

FIRST PITCH IS SET FOR 1:05.

ALSO AT 1:05--

THE RAYS HOST THE ORIOLES, AT THE CHARLOTTE SPORTS PARK. Return to index of stories...


TS NO SMOKING HOA-VOTOPS


A COLLIER COUNTY COMMUNITY IS DECIDING WHETHER TO BAN HOMEOWNERS FROM SMOKING ON THEIR OWN PROPERTY.

THIS IS AT THE LAGUNA VILLAGE IN FIDDLERS CREEK OFF 9-51.

AT A HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION MEETING -- SEVERAL RESIDENTS COMPLAINED ABOUT THE SMOKE WAFTING FROM ONE LANAI TO ANOTHER.

NOW, THE BOARD IS CONSIDERING BANNING SMOKING ON ALL PROPERTIES AND COMMON AREAS IN THE COMMUNITY. Return to index of stories...


TS ABANDONED SAILBOAT-VOTOPS


RIGHT NOW INVESTIGATORS ARE STILL WORKING TO FIND THE OWENER OF THE UNMANNED SAILBOAT THATFLOATED ITS WAY RIGHT INTO THE SANIBEL CAUSEWAY.

IT WAS LATER TOWED TO THE PUNTA RASSA BOAT LAUNCH.

INVESTIGATORS SAY INCIDENTS LIKE THESE ARE BECOMING ALL TOO COMMON.

CRASHING INTO ONE COULD DO SOME SERIOUS DAMAGE. AND HURT THE PASSENGERS. Return to index of stories...


TS 15 DOGS RESCUED-VOTOPS-BNR


UP TO 15 DACHSUNDS COULD BE UP FOR ADOPTION TODAY.

LEE COUNTY ANIMAL SERVICES RESCUED THEM. AFTER WORKERS FOUND THEM LIVING IN THEIR OWN FECES IN A CASE OF ANIMAL HOARDING.

THE DOGS ARE DOING WELL WITH THE HELP OF THE WORKERS.

A TIP LED ANIMAL CONTROL TO THE HOUSE IN NORTH FORT MYERS.

THE OWNER TURNED OVER ALL 15 DOGS.

CHARGES -- INCLUDING ANIMAL CRUELTY -- ARE PENDING IN THIS CASE. Return to index of stories...


TS COLLEGE PLAN DEADLINE-ONCAM


A HEADS UP THIS MORNING.

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO ENROLL IN THE STATE'S PREPAID COLLEGE PLAN.

THE PROGRAM ALLOWS NEW PARENTS TO LOCK-IN THIS YEAR'S TUTITION PRICE FOR THEIR CHILD.

FAMILIES CAN ALSO TRANSFER THE VALUE TO THE MAJORITY OF PRIVATE COLLEGES IN FLORIDA AND OUT-OF-STATE COLLEGES. Return to index of stories...


TS SWFL LEE COUNTY FAIR-VOTOPS


TODAY THE SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AND LEE COUNTY FAIR IS IN FULL SWING.

THE OPENING CEREMONY, AT 4:30 PM.

AND FROM FIVE TO SIX. YOU CAN GET FREE ADMISSION AND RIDES!

PLUS GAMES, ANIMALS AND SHOWS!

TOMORROW AND SUNDAY. GATES OPEN AT NOON. Return to index of stories...


TS POLLEN PROBLEM-SSTOPS-VO


TAKE A LOOK.

THIS MAP SHOWS POLLEN LEVELS ACROSS THE UNITED STATES.

AND THE LEVELS ARE HIGH IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

YOU'VE PROBABLY SEEN SOME OF THE YELLOW STUFF BUILDING UP ON YOUR CAR.

EXPERTS SAY YELLOW POLLEN COMES FROM CERTAIN PINE TREES.

THAT -- ALONG WITH LESS VISIBLE POLLEN FROM BLOSSOMING TREES LIKE LIVE OAKS - CAN CAUSE ALLERGIC REACTIONS. Return to index of stories...


DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI


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FINAL TRAFFIC-TRAFFICCAM


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GOODBYE-4-SHOT


REMEMBER FOR BREAKING NEWS, WEATHER INFORMATION AND NEWS ONLINE, 24-HOURS A DAY, HEAD TO OUR WEBSITE--

NBC DASH TWO DOT COM. Return to index of stories...