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ANCHOR SUPERS tease sr 82 crash-TRX-VO
DIRECTORS PAGE BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM
HEADLINES HL1) SR 82 CRASH-TRX-LIVE, VO BACKUP
HL1) TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-TRX-VO HL2) ASSAULT OVERNIGHT-TRX-VO
HL2) DEADLY TORNADOES-TRX-NATSVO, IN PLASMA HL3) TALLY THIS WEEK-TRX-NEWSROOM
HL3) NBA REMARKS-TRX-VO GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH
GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH 6:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL
6:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT
TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-TRX-OC-SS-OBX
TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-TRX-OC-SS-OBX STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-REM 2
TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-REM 26 STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-VO
TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-VO-WIPE STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-REM 2
TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-SOTVO STATE ROAD 82 CRASH SUNDAY-OC-VO
TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-REM 26 TAXI CAB ASSAULT-TRX-OC-SS-VO
DEADLY TORNADOES-TRX-T-ANIBOX VO LEHIGH HOME INVASION SUSPECTS-OC-VO-SS-VO
a) damage-vo TALLY THIS WEEK-OTS-TRX
b) tornado on tape-vo TALLY THIS WEEK-NEWSROOM
c) natl guard-vo TALLY THIS WEEK-SS
TORNADOES-VO IN PLASMA TALLY THIS WEEK-NEWSROOM
TORNADOES-SOTVO, PLASMA FMB CRASH-OC-VO
SOUTH KOREA FERRY EVIDENCE-TRX-OC-VO CHARCO FEMA ANALYSIS-TRX-OC-VIDBOX
MISSING CRUISE PASSENGER-TRX-OTS-SS ONLINE KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION-OTS-BNR
MISSING CRUISE PASSENGER-VOTOPS HAMMOCK COVE-OC-SS
PG SEAPLANE CRASH-TRX-OC-SS-VO EAST NAPLES BOATERS-OC-SS
CHURCH CRASH-OC-VO QUARTER HOUR PUSH-TRX-LIVELOOK
OBAMA MANILA-TRX-VO FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL
U.S. UKRAINE-TRX-VO BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
NBA REMARKS-TRX-OC-VO SNOW PIC-TRX-SS
NBA REMARKS-SOTVO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
U.S. GRADUATION RATE-TRX-OTS-SS 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 SEVERE STORMS-TRX-VO ANIBOX
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP SEVERE STORMS-PKG
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL NASCAR FIGHT-2SH-SOTVO
TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX SIMMONS PASSES-OC-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC SIMMONS PASSES-SOTVO
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP TREATS FOR TOTS GETTING VACCINES-OC-CG
SOUTH KOREA FERRY CAPTAIN RESCUE-NATSVOTOPS-VO IN WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX
MISSING IMMOKALEE TEEN-TRX-OC-SS COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT
FM SHOOTING-TRX-OC-SOTVO WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
FM SHOOTING-SOTVO BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
FL SEX OFFENDER LICENSES-OTS TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS
GOV SCOTT CHILD PROTECTION-OTS 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
SAN FRAN PLANE CRASH-OC-TRX-VO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
FOUR SEASONS AIRLINE-TRX-OC-SS TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT-VO TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 GAS PRICES-OC-TRX-CG
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT THE VOICE-OC-SOTVO
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-WX WALL JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT-TRX-SS
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC TS STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-VOTOPS
SANIBEL DUNE-OC-SS TS MISSING AUTISTIC TEEN-SSTOPS
LEE COUNT STUDENTS VEGAS-OC-VO TS TAXI CAB ASSAULT-ZMAP-VO
LEE COUNT STUDENTS VEGAS-SOTVO TS PUNTA GORDA PLANE CRASH-VOTOPS
WHEEL WELL TEEN FLY HOME SOON-OTS-VO TS TALLY THIS WEEK-SSTOPS
BOCA GREAT WHITE-OC-VO DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
AIRLINE PRICES-TRX-OTS TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS GOODBYE-4-SHOT


ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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HEADLINES


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HL1) TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-TRX-VO


BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT ---

NBC-2 CAMERAS ARE ROLLING AFTER FOUR PEOPLE ARE ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTING A TAXI CAB DRIVER ---

WE ARE LIVE ON SCENE PIECING TOGETHER THE VIOLENT CRIME THAT WENT DOWN WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING. Return to index of stories...


HL2) DEADLY TORNADOES-TRX-NATSVO, IN PLASMA


nats police sirens

PLUS, THE DEATH TOLL GROWING OVERNIGHT IN A STRING OF DEADLY TORNADOES.

I AM LIVE TRACKING THE TRAIL OF DESTRUCTION FROM THE MIDWEST TO THE SOUTH. Return to index of stories...


HL3) NBA REMARKS-TRX-VO


PLUS, THE L-A CLIPPERS PLAY AMID FALLOUT OVER ALLEGED RACIST COMMENTS FROM ITS OWNER.

WE'VE GOT THE LATEST ON THE DRAMA UNFOLDING.

NBC-2 NEWS TODAY STARTS RIGHT NOW! Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH


A LOT GOING ON THIS MONDAY!

GOOD MORNING I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

AND I'M CLAY MILLER.

FIRST, CHIEF METEOROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING A VERY WARM DAY AHEAD. Return to index of stories...


6:00 WEATHER LEAD-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...


TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT


AND HOW ARE THE ROADS LOOKING BEFORE YOU HEAD OUT THE DOOR?

NICK HAS YOUR NBC-2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-TRX-OC-SS-OBX


BREAKING NEWS RIGHT NOW AT 6 O CLOCK---

FOUR PEOPLE IN CUSTODY AFTER A TAXI CAB DRIVER HAD HIS HEAD BEATEN IN. IT ALL HAPPENED AT A CIRCLE K JUST SOUTH OF TAMIAMI TRAIL.

NBC 2'S SAM SWEENEY LIVE THERE THIS MORNING--- SAM WHAT SPARKED THIS? Return to index of stories...


TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-REM 26


CLAY KRISTA---

THEY PASSENGERS HE PICKED UP ON GOODLETTE FRANK ROAD WANTED TO SMOKE A CIGARETTE ON THEIR WAY TO PELICAN LANDING ROAD. Return to index of stories...


TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-VO-WIPE


BUT THE WINDOWS DIDN'T WORK. HE OFFERED TO STOP FOR A MIN, BUT THATS WHEN HE SAYS ONE OF THE WOMEN BEGAN THREATENING HIM.

ALL OF A SUDDEN THINGS TOOK A TURN FOR THE WORST. Return to index of stories...


TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-SOTVO


2445 The lady start punching me in my head, hitting me with a bottle of perfume. and hitting me with it. hitting me. and i got my phone and called 911.

AFTER THAT, THE DRIVER SAYS ALL FOUR PASSENGERS BEGAN POUNDING HIS HEAD IN. SMASHING HIS GLASSES.

ALL FOUR TOOK OFF INTO THE WOODS. DEPTUIES WERE ON SCENE WITHIN SECONDS-- FOUND THEM IN THE WOODS AND TOOK THEM INTO CUSTODY.

OTHER THEN SOME SWELLING THAT DRIVER IS DOING OK THIS MORNING.

LIVE AT OLD 41 AND TAMIAMI TRAIL SS NBC 2. Return to index of stories...


TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULT-REM 26


AFTER THAT, THE DRIVER SAYS ALL FOUR PASSENGERS BEGAN POUNDING HIS HEAD IN. SMASHING HIS GLASSES.

ALL FOUR TOOK OFF INTO THE WOODS. DEPTUIES WERE ON SCENE WITHIN SECONDS-- FOUND THEM IN THE WOODS AND TOOK THEM INTO CUSTODY.

OTHER THEN SOME SWELLING THAT DRIVER IS DOING OK THIS MORNING.

LIVE AT OLD 41 AND TAMIAMI TRAIL SS NBC 2. Return to index of stories...


DEADLY TORNADOES-TRX-T-ANIBOX VO


NBC-2 IS UPDATING BREAKING NEWS ON DEADLY TWISTERS SWEEPING THROUGH THE MIDWEST AND THE SOUTH.

THE DEATH TOLL KEEPS RISING THIS MORNING AS FEMA PREPARES TO HEAD TO THE REGION TO ASSESS ALL THE DAMAGE.

AND THE NATIONAL GUARD HAS ALREADY BEEN CALLED IN TO ASSIST WITH THIS MAJOR NATURAL DISASTER.

WE TURN TO NBC-2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK ROUNDING UP THE LATEST OVERNIGHT. Return to index of stories...


a) damage-vo


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b) tornado on tape-vo


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c) natl guard-vo


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TORNADOES-VO IN PLASMA


TORNADOES WREAKED HAVOC IN THE HEARTLAND-- THE DAMAGE IS WIDESPREAD.

WITHIN THE HOUR, I'VE LEARNED 16 PEOPLE ARE NOW DEAD IN ARKANSAS, ONE IN OKLAHOMA, AND ONE IN IOWA

I'VE ALSO JUST LEARNED ONE TWISTER-- A HALF A MILE WIDE-- TRAVELED 80 MILES THROUGH CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

YOU CAN SEE JUST HOW SEVERE THE DAMAGE IS. BUSINESSES FLATTENED, HOMES THROWN FROM THEIR FOUNDATION AND EVEN SCHOOLS DESTROYED.

TAKE A LISTEN TO HOW WITNESSES DESCRIBE WHAT THEY SAW. Return to index of stories...


TORNADOES-SOTVO, PLASMA


"Our downtown area seems like it's completely leveled. There's a few buildings partially standing, but the amount of damage is tremendous. Utilities. There's gas lines spewing. Power lines down. Houses just a pile of brick."

"All at once, we heard the sirens going off and everybody was told to get to the bathroom, and we did and we heard everything cracking and breaking and everything."

THIS MORNING, IF YOU ARE TRYING TO REACH FAMILY OR LOVED ONES IN THE AFFECTED AREAS.

AUTHORITIES SAY DON'T CALL-- INSTEAD SEND TEXT MESSAGES,

THE SATELLITE AND CELL PHONE BAND WIDTH NEEDS TO BE USED FOR EMERGANCY RESPONDERS AND RESCUE TEAMS.

THIS MORNING, I'VE ALSO REACHED OUT TO OUR LOCAL RED CROSS CHAPTERS TO SEE IF THEY WILL BE SENDING SUPPORT.

COUNT ON US TO KEEP YOU UPDATED ON THIS DEVELOPING STORY IN THE DAY AHEAD.

KRISTA? Return to index of stories...


SOUTH KOREA FERRY EVIDENCE-TRX-OC-VO


NOW TO THE LATEST IN SOUTH KOREA ---

THE SEARCH FOR MORE THAN 100 BODIES STILL TRAPPED IN A SUNKEN FERRY IN SOUTH KOREA IS ON AGAIN TODAY AFTER A WEEKEND OF BAD WEATHER AND OTHER DANGEROUS CONDITIONS.

DIVERS ARE AGAIN FEELING THEIR WAY THROUGH THE INTERIOR OF THE FERRY.

INVESTIGATORS, MEANWHILE, EXPANDED A PROBE INTO HOW COAST GUARD AND OTHER RESCUERS RESPONDED AFTER LEARNING THE FERRY WAS SINKING. Return to index of stories...


MISSING CRUISE PASSENGER-TRX-OTS-SS


DEVELOPING THIS MORNING AT 6:00 ---

THE U-S COAST GUARD IS SEARCHING FOR A PERSON WHO DISAPEARED FROM A CRUISE SHIP.

THE BAHAMAS CELEBRATION WAS RETURNING TO PORT IN WEST PALM BEACH SUNDAY MORNING WHEN THE PASSENGER WAS REPORTED MISSING.

OFFICIALS SAY, THE PERSON APPARENTLY WENT OVERBOARD, 27-MILES EAST OF DELRAY BEACH. Return to index of stories...


MISSING CRUISE PASSENGER-VOTOPS


THESE ARE NEW PICTURES INTO THE NBC 2 NEWSROOM OF RESCUE EFFORTS.

SHEA HAMBLING OF FORT MYERS WAS ON BOARD THE CRUISE SHIP AND SNAPPED THESE OVERNIGHT.

SHEA TELLS NBC-2 IT LOOKED LIKE RESCUE CREWS WERE HAVING A HARD TIME NAVIGATING THE WATER TO TRY AND LOCATE THE MISSING PERSON.

THE VICTIM'S NAME HAS NOT BEEN RELEASED.

WE'LL BE WORKING IN THE DAY AHEAD TO GET MORE INFORMATION. Return to index of stories...


PG SEAPLANE CRASH-TRX-OC-SS-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT THE CAUSE OF A PLANE CRASH RIGHT IN THE MIDDLE OF CHARLOTTE HARBOR THIS WEEKEND.

A SEAPLANE WAS FORCED DOWN IN THE WATERS OF BURNT STORE MARINA.

LUCKILY FOR THE PILOT HE WALKED AWAY - THANKS TO GOOD SAMARITANS.

TAKE A LOOK AT THESE DRAMATIC PICTURES WE GOT FROM UP CLOSE TO THE WRECK.

FIRST RESPONDERS SNAPPED THESE PICTURES OF THE PLANE MINUTES AFTER IT HIT THE WATER -

THEY SAY IT HAPPENED AROUND 1:30 SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

YOU CAN SEE OTHER BOATS NEARBY - AND OTHERS TRYING TO HELP THE PILOT OUT.

THE PILOT WAS THE ONLY ONE ONBOARD. Return to index of stories...


CHURCH CRASH-OC-VO


IT'S BEEN MORE THAN A WEEK SINCE A CAR PLOWED THROUGH A FORT MYERS CHURCH.

AND WE'RE LOOKING AT WHAT'S NEXT FOR SECOND HAITIAN BAPTIST CHURCH.

ON SUNDAY MEMBERS RETURNED FOR AN EMOTIONAL SERVICE IN THE PARKING LOT.

EASTER SUNDAY A CRASH SENT 18 PEOPLE TO THE HOSPITAL.

THE PASTOR TELL US -- SOME CHURCH MEMBERS ARE REFUSING TO RETURN.

NOW -- HE'S LOOKING TO MOVE INTO A NEW BUILDING.

FOR NOW -- THE PASTOR SET UP AN ACCOUNT AT SUNTRUST BANK TO RAISE MONEY TO MOVE TO A NEW LOCATION. Return to index of stories...


OBAMA MANILA-TRX-VO


ALL NEW OVERNIGHT WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING ---

PRESIDENT OBAMA ARRIVED IN MANILA, PHILLIPINES.

AND HE SIGNED A SPECIAL NEW 10 YEAR AGREEMENT.

IT WILL GIVE THE U.S MILITARY GREATER ACCESS TO PHILIPPINE BASES. FOR THINGS LIKE HUMANITARIAN CRISES, INCLUDING NATURAL DISASTERS.

PRESIDENT OBAMA IS WRAPPING UP WEEKLONG, FOUR-NATION ASIAN TOUR. Return to index of stories...


U.S. UKRAINE-TRX-VO


AND DEVELOPING RIGHT NOW ---

WHILE OBAMA WAS IN THE PHILLIPINES HE SAID THE U.S. WILL LEVY NEW SANCTIONS ON RUSSIAN INDIVIDUALS AND COMPANIES. TODAY.

THE ADDITIONAL SANCTIONS ARE FOR RUSSIA'S BEHAVIOR IN UKRAINE, AS TENSIONS CONTINUE TO INCREASE. Return to index of stories...


NBA REMARKS-TRX-OC-VO


YOU'LL BE HEARING A LOT MORE ABOUT THIS IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

THE CONTROVERSY OVER DISPARAGING COMMENTS ABOUT AFRICAN-AMERICANS - ALLEGEDLY MADE BY THE OWNER OF THE LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS - IS DRAWING REACTION FROM HALFWAY AROUND THE WORLD.

NBC HAS NOT VERIFIED THE RECORDING BY CLIPPERS OWNER DONALD STERLING.

THE NBA IS ALSO TRYING TO AUTHENTICATE IT, AND COULD ACT AS EARLY AS TOMORROW.

MEANWHILE, PRESIDENT OBAMA IS WEIGHING IN. Return to index of stories...


NBA REMARKS-SOTVO


"When ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don't really do anything. You just let them talk."

TMZ SPORTS HAS NOW POSTED THE PHOTO THAT STARTED IT ALL.

STERLING'S THEN GIRLFRIEND WITH MAGIC JOHNSON ON HER INSTAGRAM PAGE.

IN A SHOW OF SOLIDARITY, THE TEAM DROPPED THEIR WARM-UPS CENTER COURT AND WORE THEIR SHIRTS INSIDE OUT. BEFORE LOSING THE PLAYOFF GAME:

THE NAACP - WHICH WAS ABOUT TO GIVE STERLING A LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - ISN'T WAITING FOR AN INVESTIGATION.

IN A STATEMENT, THE GROUP SAID HE WILL NOT BE HONORED. Return to index of stories...


U.S. GRADUATION RATE-TRX-OTS-SS


THIS IS A BRAND NEW STORY THAT HIT THE WIRES OVERNIGHT ----

U.S. PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOLS HAVE REACHED A MILESTONE, AN 80 PERCENT GRADUATION RATE.

BUT THAT STILL MEANS 1 OUT OF EVERY 5 STUDENTS WALKS AWAY WITHOUT A DIPLOMA.

RESEARCHERS ARE PROJECTING A 90 PERCENT NATIONAL GRADUATION RATE BY 2020.

IOWA, VERMONT, WISCONSIN, NEBRASKA AND TEXAS RANKED AT THE TOP WITH RATES AT 88 PERCENT OR 89 PERCENT.

THE BOTTOM PERFORMERS WERE ALASKA, GEORGIA, NEW MEXICO, OREGON AND NEVADA, WHICH HAD RATES AT 70 PERCENT OR BELOW.

FLORIDA IS RIGHT IN THE MIDDLE. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


AS WE TRACK NEWS FROM AROUND THE STATE ---

A NEW WAY TO EASILY IDENTIFY VIOLENT FLORIDA SEX OFFENDERS.

WE'LL EXPLAIN.

PLUS, ALL NEW OVERNIGHT --- NEW VIDEO SURFACES OF THE SOUTH KOREAN FERRY CAPTAIN ACTUALLY BEING RESCUED. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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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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SOUTH KOREA FERRY CAPTAIN RESCUE-NATSVOTOPS-VO IN


nats of rescue

NEW VIDEO HAS SURFACED OVERNIGHT FROM THE FIRST DAY OF THE SOUTH KOREAN FERRY DISASTER -- THAT ALLEGEDLY SHOWS THE SHIP'S CAPTAIN BEING RESCUED.

THE MAN YOU SEE HERE ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF YOUR SCREEN, IN A DARK SHIRT AND WHITE SHORTS -- THE SOUTH KOREAN COAST GUARD SAYS HE IS THE CAPTAIN.

A COAST GUARD OFFICER TOLD C-N-N HE DID NOT KNOW WHO THE MAN WAS AT THE TIME, BUT THAT HE LATER LEARNED IT WAS THE CAPTAIN.

THE FERRY'S CAPTAIN AND SEVERAL CREW MEMBERS FACE CRIMINAL CHARGES RELATED TO THE DISASTER.

INCLUDING THE NEWEST CHARGES OF DESTROYING EVIDENCE RELATED TO THE INVESTIGATION. Return to index of stories...


MISSING IMMOKALEE TEEN-TRX-OC-SS


ALL NEW OVERNIGHT INTO OUR NEWSROOM ---

THE COLLIER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS ASKING FOR YOUR HELP LOCATING THIS 19-YEAR-OLD IMMOKALEE WOMAN WHO HAS BEEN MISSING SINCE SUNDAY.

HER NAME IS SHELLIE BAPTISTE.

SHE WAS LAST SEEN WALKING NEAR HER HOME ON SOUTH FIFTH STREET AROUND 3:00 P.M. SUNDAY.

BAPTISTE IS AUTISTIC AND HER FAMILY IS CONCERNED FOR HER SAFETY.

CALL THE COLLIER SHERIFF'S OFFICE IF YOU'VE SEEN HER. Return to index of stories...


FM SHOOTING-TRX-OC-SOTVO


NOW AN EXCLUSIVE STORY WE'LL BE FOLLOWING IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

ANOTHER SHOOTING IN A QUIET FORT MYERS NEIGHBORHOOD AND SO FAR, NO ARRESTS.

Jeffrey Maloy/ struck by bullet

"I still got up and ran. Thank God I just got shot one time. That's

about it. I was hoping I wouldn't get shot at all.

A BULLET HIT AN INNOCENT BYSTANDER.

THIS MORNING THAT MAN IS RECOVERING FROM A GUNSHOT WOUND TO THE LEG.

HE SHARED HIS STORY EXCLUSIVELY WITH NBC-2.

HE SAYS HE IS LUCKY TO BE ALIVE.

IT HAPPENED FRIDAY NIGHT ON GARDENIA AVENUE IN FORT MYERS.

BULLETS HIT HOMES AND CARS --

LEAVING NEIGHBORS IN FEAR FOR THEIR SAFETY. Return to index of stories...


FM SHOOTING-SOTVO


11:57:34-11:57:38

Elizabeth Macintosh/ home targeted

"A bullet went through my kids room. What do I have to do with this? Nothing.

--BUTT SOT--

12:03:43-12:03:48

Thelma Mayes/ Neighbor

"We shouldn't have to suffer for one person or whatever life they

choose to live."

NO ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE.

ANOTHER SHOOTING HAPPENED SUNDAY NIGHT IN THE SAME NEIGHBORHOOD.

WE'RE WORKING TO FIND OUT IF THEYRE CONNECTED. Return to index of stories...


FL SEX OFFENDER LICENSES-OTS


IMPORTANT STATE NEWS WE'RE TRACKING AS YOU GET YOUR DAY GOING ---

FLORIDA LAWMAKERS APPROVED A BILL, LOOKING TO ADD THE WORDS "SEXUAL PREDATOR" TO THE LICENSES OF REGISTERED SEX PREDATORS.

LAWMAKERS IN THE FLORIDA HOUSE SAY -- THE STAMP WOULD NOT BE PUT ON LICENSES OF SEXUAL OFFENDERS, WHO ARE NOT CONSIDERED AS DANGEROUS AS VIOLENT SEXUAL PREDATORS.

NO WORD YET ON WHEN THE CHANGES COULD GO INTO EFFECT. Return to index of stories...


GOV SCOTT CHILD PROTECTION-OTS


WE'LL BE FOLLOWING THIS IN THE DAY AHEAD ----

GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT WILL TALK ABOUT HIS PROPOSED $31 MILLION DOLLAR INVESTMENT IN CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES.

HE'LL VISIT AND SPEAK WITH D-C-F WORKERS AND INVESTIGATORS IN JACKSONVILLE TODAY.

HE'LL TALK ABOUT THE FUNDING AT 9:30 THIS MORNING. Return to index of stories...


SAN FRAN PLANE CRASH-OC-TRX-VO


NEW VIDEO OVERNIGHT SHOWS WHERE TWO SMALL PLANES COLLIDED OVER THE NORTHERN PART OF THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY, LEAVING A PILOT MISSING AFTER ONLY ONE OF THE AIRCRAFT LANDED SAFELY.

THE COAST GUARD SAYS A WATER SEARCH IS UNDERWAY AFTER DEBRIS WAS SPOTTED IN SAN PABLO BAY FOLLOWING THE SUNDAY AFTERNOON COLLISION.

EACH AIRCRAFT HAD ONE PERSON ON BOARD.

A COAST GUARD CUTTER, THREE RESCUE BOATS AND A HELICOPTER ARE INVOLVED IN THE SEARCH. Return to index of stories...


FOUR SEASONS AIRLINE-TRX-OC-SS


A BRAND NEW NBC-2 CONSUMER ALERT ----

FOUR SEASONS HOTELS AND RESORTS IS GETTING INTO THE AVIATION GAME.

IT LEASED ITS VERY OWN BOEING 757, TO FLY GUESTS ON GLOBAL TOURS STARTING FEBRUARY 2015.

THE "FOUR SEASONS JET" WILL TAKE YOU AROUND THE WORLD IN 24 DAYS.

AND IT'S ALREADY ACCEPTING RESERVATIONS.

THE COST: $119-THOUSAND PER PERSON.

STOPS INCLUDE HAWAII, BORA BORA, SYDNEY, BALI, THAILAND, MUMBAI AND ISTANBUL. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT-VO


IF YOU'RE PLANNING TO GO TO SANIBEL IN THE DAY AHEAD, A HEADS UP FOR BEACHGOERS.

PLUS, THIS DOESN'T HAPPEN EVERYDAY. WHERE A GREAT WHITE WAS SPOTTED IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK TWO 6:18:05


HIT TIME 6:18:05AM

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6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT


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6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-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...


SANIBEL DUNE-OC-SS


A HEADS UP IF YOU'RE HEADING TO SANIBEL TODAY. YOU'LL WANT TO AVOID ONE AREA STARTING IN ABOUT HALF AN HOUR.

THE PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT WILL BE PERFORMING VEGETATION TRIMMING WORK.

IT WILL REQUIRE THEM TO SHUTDOWN THE BEACH ROAD BEACH DUNE WALKOVER STARTING AT 7:00 oclock

THEY SHOULD BE ALL FINISHED BY 3:00 THIS AFTERNOON. Return to index of stories...


LEE COUNT STUDENTS VEGAS-OC-VO


THIS MORNING WE'RE TRACKING FIVE TALENTED HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS WHO ARE VEGAS BOUND.

EACH WILL BE PERFORMING IN A NATIONWIDE EDUCATIONAL COMPETITION.

THE EVENT -- CALLED ACTSO, IS SPONSERED BY THE NAACP.

THE YEAR LONG PROGRAM RECRUITES STUDENTS WHO EXCEL IN ACTIVITES LIKE DRAMA AND DANCE, AND IN SUBJECTS LIKE CHEMISTRY. Return to index of stories...


LEE COUNT STUDENTS VEGAS-SOTVO


this is a region that has a lot of talent. I'm tell you, these kids have a lot of talent. It's amazing. It's a joy to work with them as you can see, they just make you feel good.

THE GROUP LEAVES FOR NATIONALS IN JULY.

COUNT ON NBC-2 TO KEEP YOU UPDATED ON THEIR JOURNEY. Return to index of stories...


WHEEL WELL TEEN FLY HOME SOON-OTS-VO


LOOKING AHEAD ----

THE FATHER OF THE TEENAGER WHO CLIMBED INTO THE WHEEL WELL OF A JET,

AND SURVIVED A 5-AND A HALF-HOUR TRIP TO HAWAII,

SAYS HE PLANS TO FLY TO HAWAII SOON,

TO BRING HIS SON HOME TO CALIFORNIA.

THE FAMILY IS FROM SOMALIA AND THE FATHER SAYS HIS 15-YEAR-OLD SON IS "STRUGGLING ADJUSTING TO LIFE IN THIS COUNTRY."

THE BOY REMAINS HOSPITALIZED IN HAWAII. Return to index of stories...


BOCA GREAT WHITE-OC-VO


RIGHT NOW WE ARE AWAITING THE NEXT PING FROM "BETSY" THE GREAT WHITE SHARK.

SCIENTISTS ARE SCRATCHING THEIR HEADS THIS MORNING AFTER THEY TRACKED HER TO THE WATERS OFF THE COAST OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

SHE WAS TAGGED WITH AN ELECTRONIC MONITOR BACK IN AUGUST OFF THE COAST OF CAPE COD.

THIS WEEKEND HER MONITOR SENT OFF SEVERAL SIGNALS ABOUT 100 MILES OFF THE COAST OF BOCA GRANDE.

SCIENTISTS SAY IT'S HIGHLY UNUSUAL FOR GREAT WHITE SHARKS TO BE SPOTTED IN THE WARM GULF WATERS. Return to index of stories...


AIRLINE PRICES-TRX-OTS


A NEW NBC-2 CONSUMER ALERT ---

WHEN A LOW-COST AIRLINE BEGINS FLYING A ROUTE. A STUDY FINDS THAT THE

AVERAGE FARE ON ALL THE CARRIERS FLYING THAT ROUTE GOES DOWN -- SOMETIMES BY

AS MUCH AS TWO-THIRDS.

BUT IT'S ONLY TEMPORARY --

FARES COME BACK UP AGAIN. 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 TAMMY PECK MERTES FROM PORT CHARLOTTE.

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


tease sr 82 crash-TRX-VO


COMING UP AT 6:30 WE HAVE A JAM PACKED SHOW, INCLUDING A LIVE UPDATE ON A VERY SERIOUS CRASH SENDING A FAMILY TO THE HOSPITAL ---

WE'RE TRACKING WHAT HAPPENED TO THE MOM, THE DAD, AND THEIR LITTLE BABY, IN A LIVE REPORT. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM


HIT TIME 6:27:03

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HL1) SR 82 CRASH-TRX-LIVE, VO BACKUP


A HEAD-ON CRASH SENDS AN ENIRE FAMILY TO THE HOSPITAL FIGHTING FOR THEIR LIVES --

THIS MORNING -- WE'RE GATHERING THE LATEST INFORMATION ON TWO PARENTS AND THEIR 15-MONTH OLD BABY -- IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


HL2) ASSAULT OVERNIGHT-TRX-VO


PLUS, A TAXI CAB DRIVER ASSAULTED OVERNIGHT.

NBC-2 CAMERAS WERE ROLLING AFTER THE ARRESTS OF FOUR PEOPLE.

The bizarre story on how THIS RIDE THAT WENT VERY WRONG. And how perfume played a role. Return to index of stories...


HL3) TALLY THIS WEEK-TRX-NEWSROOM


AND, TRACKING THE BIG ISSUES IN TALLY.

WITH JUST DAYS LEFT OF THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION, THE BILLS LAWMAKERS ARE WORKING TO SQUEEZE THROUGH, IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH


GOOD MONDAY MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA I'M CLAY MILLER.

AND I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

WE BEGIN WITH CHIEF METEORLOGIST HALEY WEBB TRACKING THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY. Return to index of stories...


6:30 WEATHER LEAD-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...


TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT


NOW LET'S SEE HOW THE ROADS ARE LOOKING AS YOU GET YOUR DAY GOING.

NICK HAS YOUR NBC-2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-TRX-OC-SS-OBX


DEVELOPING RIGHT NOW -- NBC2 IS LEARNING AN ENTIRE FAMILY IS STILL IN THE HOSPITAL

FOLLOWING A TERRIBLE CRASH IN LEHIGH ACRES THIS WEEKEND -- INCLUDING A 15-MONTH OLD BABY GIRL --

WE JUST GOT OFF THE PHONE WITH TAMPA GENERAL -- WE'RE TOLD LITTLE ANNA ORTIZ IS IN SERIOUS CONDITION --

HER PARENTS ARE AT LEE MEMORIAL.

NBC2'S CLIFTON FRENCH HAS BEEN FOLLOWING THIS STORY SINCE IT BROKE.

HE IS LIVE AT LEE MEMORIAL.

CLIFF -- YOU'VE BEEN TALKING TO HOSPITAL OFFICIALS THERE, WHAT ARE YOU LEARNING -- Return to index of stories...


STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-REM 2


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STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-VO


ONLY NBC-2 SPOKE TO FAMILY MEMBERS OF THREE VICTIMS, INJURED DURING ANOTHER CRASH IN LEE COUNTY.

STATE ROAD 82 BETWEEN SUNSHINE BOULEVARD AND ALABAMA ROAD WAS SHUT DOWN FOR NEARLY 5-HOURS AFTER THIS CRASH SATURDAY.

AT LAST CHECK FOUR PEOPLE WERE IN THE HOSPITAL.

2 WITH LIFE THREATENING INJURIES --

INCLUDING A 15-MONTH OLD BABY -- WHO WASN'T IN A CAR SEAT. Return to index of stories...


STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-REM 2


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STATE ROAD 82 CRASH SUNDAY-OC-VO


ANOTHER CRASH HAPPENED SUNDAY ON STATE ROAD 82.

TAKE A LOOK AT THIS ---

IT HAPPENED JUST MILES FROM THE OTHER CRASH, ALONG STATE ROAD 82 AND RUE LABEAU CIRCLE IN LEHIGH ACRES.

AT LEAST THREE VEHICLES WERE INVOLVED.

CREWS TELL NBC2 - ONE PERSON HAS BEEN SENT TO THE HOSPITAL - WITH NON LIFE THREATENING INJURIES. Return to index of stories...


TAXI CAB ASSAULT-TRX-OC-SS-VO


BREAKING OVERNIGHT ---

FOUR PEOPLEARE IN CUSTODY AFTER THEY ARE ACCUSED OF ATTACKING A TAXI CAB DRIVER---

IT HAPPENED OUTSIDE A CIRCLE K JUST SOUTH OF COCONUT POINT MALL.

NBC-2 SPOKE WITH THAT TAXI CAB DRIVER. HE SAYS HE PULLED OVER TO LET THE FOUR PASSENGERS SMOKE A CIGARETTE WHEN THEY STARTED USING FOUL LANGUAGE AND THREATENING HIM.

HE TOLD THEM TO FIND ANOTHER CAB. THATS WHEN He says ONE OF THE WOMEN STARTING PUNCHING HIM IN THE FACE. AND THE OTHERS GOT OUT OF THE CAB.

THEN HE WENT TO LEAVE, BUT FIRST HAD TO GET OUT TO CLOSE HIS CAR DOORS. THATS WHEN he says ALL FOUR PASSENGERS STARTING POUNDING ON HIM. EVEN SMASHING HIS GLASSES. One person even used a perfume bottle.

THE FOUR PEOPLE MADE THEIR WAY INTO THE WOODS, BUT WERE QUICKLY CAPTURED BY DEPUTIES.

THE DRIVER HAS MINOR INJURIES--- SOME SWELLING AROUND THE EYES, BUT WAS OK TO DRIVE AWAY. Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH HOME INVASION SUSPECTS-OC-VO-SS-VO


NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT IF ONE SUSPECT IN A LEHIGH HOME INVASION HAS BEEN RELEASED FROM THE HOSPITAL.

WE KNOW HE WAS RECOVERING FROM A police dog BITE.

OUR CAMERAS WERE INSIDE A LEE COUNTY COURTROOM AS TWO OTHER MEN ACCUSED IN THEIR PART IN THE VIOLENT HOME INVASION -- WENT BEFORE A JUDGE.

SHAWNDELL McCANN JOSEPH, AND EBRON TAYLOR ARE BOTH BEING HELD ON NO BOND.

DEPUTIES SAY THEY ARE PART OF A TEAM OF FOUR MEN WHO HELD A WOMAN AT GUNPOINT INSIDE HER LEHIGH ACRES HOME.

THEY WERE ARMED WITH GUNS AND BULLET PROOF VESTS. Return to index of stories...


TALLY THIS WEEK-OTS-TRX


HAPPENING IN TALLAHASSEE --

FLORIDA LAWMAKERS HEAD INTO THE FINAL WEEK OF THEIR ANNUAL SESSION --

NBC-2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK IS LIVE IN THE NEWSROOM BREAKING DOWN THE BIG ISSUES. Return to index of stories...


TALLY THIS WEEK-NEWSROOM


LAWMAKERS MUST COMPLETE A $75 BILLION DOLLAR STATE BUDGET THIS WEEK.

IT'S SCHEDULED TO END FRIDAY.

AND THIS MORNING I'M TAKING A CLOSER LOOK AT WHAT OUR LOCAL LAWMAKERS ARE PUSHING FOR -- AS THE SESSION COMES TO A CLOSE. Return to index of stories...


TALLY THIS WEEK-SS


THERE'S A BILL ON THE TABLE THAT WOULD ESTABLISH AN ONLINE REGISTRY FOR ALL WELLS IN THE STATE WHERE FRACKING TREATMENTS ARE PERFORMED.

A COMPANION BILL WOULD PREVENT OIL AND GAS TRADE SECRETS FROM BEING RELEASED.

LOCAL STATE REPRESENTATIVE RAY RODRIGUEZ IS BEHIND BOTH MEASURES- WHICH HAVE NOT GAINED TRACTION.

ANOTHER BILL WOULD ALLOW EAST NAPLES FIRE AND RESCUE DISTRICT TO MERGE WITH GOLDEN GATE FIRE.

THEY'VE BEEN WORKING TOGETHER FOR THE PAST YEAR.

APPROVAL AT THE STATE LEVEL WOULD ALLOW VOTERS TO HAVE A SAY ON A FINAL MERGER.

AND FINALLY. THE ESTERO INCORPORATION.

LAWMAKERS WILL LOOK AT ALLOWING ESTERO RESIDENTS TO FORM THEIR OWN VILLAGE.

IF APPROVED, THE ISSUE WOULD GO ON THE BALLOT FOR VOTERS TO APPROVE - AND ESTERO WOULD BE INCORPORATED ON DECEMBER 31ST. Return to index of stories...


TALLY THIS WEEK-NEWSROOM


COUNT ON US TO MONITOR THIS FOR YOU IN THE DAY AND WEEK AHEAD.

WE'LL BRING YOU UPDATES AS THEY COME BOTH ON-AIR AND ONLINE.

LIVE IN THE NEWSROOM, DANIELLE KOLENIAK, NBC2. Return to index of stories...


FMB CRASH-OC-VO


WE'RE WORKING TO FIND OUT MORE INFORMATION ABOUT A CRASH THAT SHUT DOWN MATANZAS PASS, EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

THIS IS VIDEO FROM THE SCENE.

THE BRIDGE WAS CLOSED IN BOTH DIRECTIONS -- AFTER A CAR AND A MINIVAN COLLIDED, HEAD-ON.

FIVE PEOPLE WERE INSIDE THE TWO CARS --

4 PEOPLE WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL --

2 WITH SERIOUS INJURES. Return to index of stories...


CHARCO FEMA ANALYSIS-TRX-OC-VIDBOX


WE'LL BE TRACKING THIS IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

FEMA WILL START FIELD ANALYSIS OF POTENTIAL COASTAL FLOODING AREAS.

FEMA CONSULTANTS WILL BE PERFORMING FIELD ANALYSIS OF CERTAIN AREAS OF CHARLOTTE COUNTY.

THE ENGINEERS WILL BE WORKING ON PUBLIC AND PRIVATELY OWNED LAND.

IF YOU SEE THEM ON YOUR PROPERTY, YOU CAN REQUEST TO SEE THE ENGINEERS DRIVER'S LICENSE AND A LETTER OF INTRODUCTION. Return to index of stories...


ONLINE KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION-OTS-BNR


THIS IS EXCITING!

DO YOU HAVE A SON OR DAUGHTER WHO IS READY TO START KINDERGARTEN NEXT SCHOOL YEAR ?

COLLIER COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS IS LAUNCHING ITS NEW ONLINE CENTRALIZED KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION TODAY.

PARENTS OF SOON-TO-BE KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS CAN COMPLETE ENROLLMENT IN THREE EASY STEPS.

JUST HEAD TO OUR WEBSITE, NBC DASH TWO DOT COM FOR MORE INFORMATION. Return to index of stories...


HAMMOCK COVE-OC-SS


THE SECOND PHASE OF THE SHOPS AT HAMMOCK COVE IN EAST NAPLES HAS SECURED ITS FIRST BUSINESS.

ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS AT THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS.CULVER'S WILL BE SETTING UP SHOP IN THE NEW ADDTION.

THE NEW CULVER'S WILL BE NEARLY IDENTICAL to Florida's first Culver's WHICH OPENED LAST SEPTEMBER OFF AIRPORT PULLING ROAD IN NORTH NAPLES.

THE NEW EXTENSION OF THE SHOPPING PLAZA WILL INCLUDE A HALF DOZEN RESTAURANTS AND OTHER RETAIL STORES.

A HOTEL IS POSSIBLY IN THE WORKS AS WELL.

THE REAR PARCELS WILL LIKELY BE OFFICE SPACE. Return to index of stories...


EAST NAPLES BOATERS-OC-SS


EAST NAPLES BOATERS AREN'T TOO HAPPY ABOUT A PROPOSED NEW DEVELOPMENT OFF BAYSHORE DRIVE.

ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS AT THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS.

DEVELOPERS OF THE PROPOSED TOWNHOUSE COMPLEX WANT TO BUILD A 53 FOOT DOCK JUTTING OUT INTO HALDEMAN CREEK.

IT COULD HOUSE UP TO 42 BOATS.

THE 19-ACRE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT WILL BE CALLED HALDEMAN'S LANDING.

THOSE THAT LIVE near THERE AND USE HALDEMAN CREEK SAY THE CREEK IS NOT WIDE ENOUGH AND THE NEW DOCK COULD CAUSE A SAFETY AND CONGESTION ISSUE.

THE COUNTY'S PLANNING COMMISSION IS EXPECTED TO HEAR THE PLAN AND REVIEW THE DEVELOPERS APPLICATION IN JUNE. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-TRX-LIVELOOK


IT'S ONE OF OUR BIG TOP STORIES THIS MORNING ---

WE'RE UPDATING DEADLY TORNADOES SWEEPING THE MIDWEST AND THE SOUTH. THE LATEST DEATH TOLL AND DAMAGE ASSESSMENT. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM


HIT TIME 6:38:53

LENGTH 3:07 Return to index of stories...


SNOW PIC-TRX-SS


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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 BILLBOARD-CLIP


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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...


SEVERE STORMS-TRX-VO ANIBOX


NOW BACK TO BREAKING NEWS AND ONE OF OUR BIG TOP STORIES AS YOU WAKE UP ---

THIS IS NEW VIDEO OF STORM CHASERS TRACKING TWISTERS IN THE MIDWEST AND SOUTH!

PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA, WHO IS TRAVELING IN THE PHILLIPPINES, SAYS THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY WILL WORK WITH LOCAL OFFICIALS IN ARKANSAS, WHERE THE DEATH TOLL IS NOW 16 FROM A DEADLY TORNADO.

THERE'S ALSO ONE DEATH IN OKLAHOMA, AND ONE IN IOWA. SO 18 DEATHS TOTAL.

AND LOOKING AHEAD, HALEY'S TRACKING MORE SEVERE WEATHER IN THE FORECAST! Return to index of stories...


SEVERE STORMS-PKG


SOME OF THE WORST DAMAGE CAME NORTH OF LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS, IN THE TOWNS OF MAYFLOWER -- WHICH YOU SEE HERE -- AND NEARBY VILONIA.

"Our downtown area seems like it's completely leveled. There's a few buildings partially standing, but the amout of damage is tremendous. Utilities. There's gas lines spewing. Power lines down. Houses just a pile of brick."

THE DAMAGE IN VILONIA COMES ALMOST THREE YEARS TO THE DAY THAT ANOTHER STORM FOLLOWED A SIMILAR PATH THROUGH THE TOWN OF FEWER THAN FOUR-THOUSAND PEOPLE.

ON SUNDAY, THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE REPORTED A TORNADO CROSSING I-40 IN ARKANSAS -- REPORTEDLY AS MUCH AS A HALF-MILE WIDE.

AUTHORITIES SHUT DOWN THE INTERSTATE IN MAYFLOWER ON SUNDAY, AS SEARCH AND RESCUE TEAMS LOOKED FOR PEOPLE TRAPPED INSIDE VEHICLES AND EMERGENCY CREWS TENDED TO OVERTURNED AND CRUSHED CARS, TRUCKS, AND TRACTOR TRAILERS.

WITNESSES ALSO REPORTED SEEING A TORNADO IN QUAPAW, OKLAHOMA. AT LEAST ONE PERSON THERE WAS KILLED

THE STORMS ALSO HEAVILY DAMAGED PARTS OF CHEROKEE COUNTY, KANSAS -- JUST ACROSS THE STATE LINE FROM JOPLIN, MISSOURI.

"All at once, we heard the sirens going off and everybody was told to get to the bathroom, and we did and we heard everything cracking and breaking and everything."

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SAID AS MANY AS 70 HOMES AND 20 BUSINESSES THERE HAD BEEN DESTROYED.

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NASCAR FIGHT-2SH-SOTVO


HAVE YOU SEEN THIS?

NASCAR DRIVERS ENGAGE IN A FIST FIGHT AT A RACE!

WATCH THIS.

announcer describing fight

TEMPERS FLARED WHEN THE RIVALS DISAGREED OVER WHAT TOOK PLACE ON THE TRACK.

THIS IS MARCOS AMBROSE AND CASEY MEARS.

NASCAR IS INVESTIGATING.

ANY PENALTIES WILL BE ANNOUNCED TUEDAY. Return to index of stories...


SIMMONS PASSES-OC-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS LOOKING AHEAD TO A CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR AN ESTERO FAMILY.

NBC2 FIRST BROUGHT YOU THIS STORY BACK IN 2013 WHEN DILLON SIMMONS FIRST FOUND OUT HE HAD BRAIN CANCER.

2 LONG YEARS AND A BRAVE FIGHT LATER - DILLON SIMMONS HAS PASSED AWAY.

HIS FAMILY FOUND OUT HE HAD A BRAIN TUMOR WHEN DILLON WAS JUST 13 YEARS OLD.

THE HOCKEY FANATIC - WAS HIT HARD IN A GAME.

HIS FAMILY THOUGHT HE HAD A CONCUSSON - BUT IT TURNED OUT TO BE A DEADLY TUMOR.

BUT - DILLON WAS A FIGHTER AND HIS BROTHER SAYS THAT STRENGTH WILL CARRY ON. Return to index of stories...


SIMMONS PASSES-SOTVO


"i believe he can inspire people to fight like he did and he could save some lives just through his."

DILLON'S CELEBRATION OF LIFE IS THIS TUESDAY AT THE SUMMIT CHURCH IN FORT MYERS. Return to index of stories...


TREATS FOR TOTS GETTING VACCINES-OC-CG


LEE COUNTY HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE HOPING TO MAKING VACCINATIONS A PRIORITY FOR LEE COUNTY PARENTS.

THIS WEEK MARKS NATIONAL INFANT IMMUNIZATION WEEK!

AND STARTING TODAY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH WILL GIVE EVERY CHILD UP TO 2 YEARS OLD A SPECIAL TREAT FOR GETTING VACCINATED.

IN LEE COUNTY 86 PERCENT OF CHILDREN RECEIVE THE FULL NUMBER OF VACCINE DOSES COMPARED TO THE NATIONAL AVERAGE OF 90 PERCENT. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX


TIME NOW TO SEE WHAT'S TRENDING TODAY.

HAS HOLLYWOOD'S BIGGEST CATCH -- BEEN CAUGHT?

THERE ARE REPORTS THAT GEORGE CLOONEY -- WHO FAMOUSLY SWORE HE'D NEVER WALK

DOWN THE AISLE AGAIN -- IS TAKING A SECOND PLUNGE.

TINSEL TOWN'S MOST ELIGIBLE BACHELOR HAS REPORTEDLY POPPED THE QUESTION TO

A BRITISH HUMAN RIGHTS LAWYER NAMED AMAL ALAMUDDIN.

AT THIRTY-SIX, SHE FITS THE PROFILE OF THE 52-YEAR-OLD STAR'S *YOUNGER* LEADING LADIES. Return to index of stories...


COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT


TIME NOW IS--

JUST AHEAD-- NBC-2 RUNS DOWN YOUR MORNING TOP STORIES.

PLUS-- A FINAL CHECK OF YOUR NBC-2 FIRST ALERT FORECAST ON THE 2'S AND A CHECK OF THE ROADS. 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

LENGTH 2:48 Return to index of stories...


TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS


PREPRODUCED BY NBC - MAKE SURE MASTER DOESN'T BUG THIS ELEMENT Return to index of stories...


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-TRX NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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GAS PRICES-OC-TRX-CG


NBC-2 TRACKING ALL NEW GAS PRICES OVERNIGHT ---

THE DISCOUNT IN GAS CONTINUES IN FLORIDA, BUT PRICES INCREASED IN GEORGIA AND TENNESSEE.

NATIONALLY PRICES CONTINUE TO RISE, BUT THE PEAK COULD BE IN SIGHT ACCORDING TO TRIPLE A.

IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WE'RE PAYING $3.79.

IN FLORIDA IT'S $3.73.

NATIONWIDE IT'S $3.70. Return to index of stories...


THE VOICE-OC-SOTVO


LIVE SHOWS FOR "THE VOICE" CONTINUE TONIGHT ON NBC.

IT'S NOW OUT OF THE COACHES' HANDS.AMERICa decides WHICH OF THE TEN REMAINING SINGERS are LEFT STANDING IN THE FINALE.

In a lot of ways, the hard part's over. This is the fun part. We get to watch everybody and become fans. Support, nuture and collaborate. I'm pretty happy.:1

When it comes down to country music, pop music, rock music, people they fall in love with a person, and your guess is as good as mine.:11

WATCH THE VOICE STARTING AT 8:00 O'CLOCK TONIGHT RIGHT HERE ON NBC-2. Return to index of stories...


JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT-TRX-SS


UNLIKE LAST YEAR NO ONE TOOK HOME A FREE CAR WITH A HOLE IN ONE, BUT THE SECOND ANNUAL JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT BREAKING PAR TOURNAENT WAS A HUGE SUCCESS. I WAS HAPPY TO EMCEE THE EVENT SUNDAY AT GRANDEZZA GOLF CLUB. PLAYERS HELPED RAISE MORE THAN 60 THOUSAND FOR THE SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ORGANIZATION THAT PREPARES OUR YOUTH FOR THE FUTURE. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP


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TS STATE ROAD 82 CRASH-VOTOPS


TAKING A LOOK AT TODAY'S TOP STORIES.

AN ENTIRE FAMILY IS IN THE HOSPITAL AFTER A SERIOUS CRASH IN LEHIGH ACRES.

THE CRASH HAPPENED ON STATE ROAD 82 NEAR SUNSHINE BLVD SATURDAY MORNING.

THE MOTHER, AND FATHER ARE IN CRITICAL CONDITION.

THEIR 15 MONTH OLD DAUGHTER IS IN SERIOUS CONDITION AT TAMPA GENERAL.

DEPUTIES SAY THE BABY WASN'T IN A CAR SEAT

WE ARE WORKING TO GET MORE INFORMATION -- INCLUDING THE SAFETY OF SR 82, WHICH IS NOTORIOUS FOR BAD CRASHES. Return to index of stories...


TS MISSING AUTISTIC TEEN-SSTOPS


COLLIER COUNTY DEPUTIES NEED YOUR HELP FINDING A MISSING TEEN.

TAKE A LOOK AT YOUR SCREEN

THIS IS SHELLIE BAPTISTE.

DEPUTIES SAY SHE WAS LAST SEEN SUNDAY AROUND 3PM NEAR SOUTH FIFT STREET IN IMMOKALEE.

DETECTIVES SAY BAPTISTE IS AUTISTIC AND HER FAMILY IS CONCERNED FOR HER SAFETY.

SHE WAS LAST SEEN WEARING A RED SHIRT AND BLUE JEANS WITH HER HAIR IN PIGTAILS.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE. Return to index of stories...


TS TAXI CAB ASSAULT-ZMAP-VO


FOUR PEOPLEARE IN CUSTODY AFTER THEY ARE ACCUSED OF ATTACKING A TAXI CAB DRIVER---

IT HAPPENED OUTSIDE A CIRCLE K JUST SOUTH OF COCONUT POINT MALL.

NBC-2 SPOKE WITH THAT TAXI CAB DRIVER. HE SAYS HE PULLED OVER TO LET THE FOUR PASSENGERS SMOKE A CIGARETTE WHEN THEY STARTED ASSAULTING HIM.

THE FOUR PEOPLE MADE THEIR WAY INTO THE WOODS, BUT WERE QUICKLY CAPTURED BY DEPUTIES.

THE DRIVER WALKED AWAY WITH MINOR INJURIES. Return to index of stories...


TS PUNTA GORDA PLANE CRASH-VOTOPS


A PILOT MADE A CRASH LANDING IN THE MIDDLE OF CHARLOTTE HARBOR.

THE SEAPLANE WAS FORCED TO LAND NEAR BURNT STORE MARINA.

LUCKY FOR THE PILOT - PEOPLE WATCHING WERE ABLE TO HELP.

THE PILOT IS DOING OK

AN INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING. Return to index of stories...


TS TALLY THIS WEEK-SSTOPS


HAPPENING THIS WEEK IN TALLAHASSEE --

FLORIDA LAWMAKERS HEAD INTO THE FINAL WEEK OF THEIR ANNUAL SESSION --

ONE BILL ON THE TABLE WOULD ALLOW EAST NAPLES FIRE AND RESCUE DISTRICT TO MERGE WITH GOLDEN GATE FIRE.

THEY'VE BEEN WORKING TOGETHER FOR THE PAST YEAR.

LAWMAKERS WILL ALSO LOOK AT ALLOWING ESTERO RESIDENTS TO FORM THEIR OWN VILLAGE.

IF APPROVED, THE ISSUE WOULD GO ON THE BALLOT FOR VOTERS TO APPROVE - AND ESTERO WOULD BE INCORPORATED ON DECEMBER 31ST. Return to index of stories...


DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI


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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...


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...