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ANCHOR SUPERS GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH
DIRECTORS PAGE 6:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL
HEADLINES TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT
HL1) APARTMENT SPRINKLER-TRX-VO TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
HL2) FHP SUSPECT SEARCH-TRX-VO APARTMENT FLOODING-TRX-OC-SS-VO
HL3) PISTORIUS TRIAL-TRX-VO FL SPEED LIMIT-2SH-TRX-OBX
GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH FL SPEED LIMIT-LIVE
6:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL FL SPEED LIMIT-VO
TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT FL SPEED LIMIT-SOTVO
TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC FL SPEED LIMIT-LIVE
APARTMENT SPRINKLER-TRX-SS-FLY RASH OF FORT MYERS SHOOTINGS-OC-SS-VO
APARTMENT SPRINKLER-LIVE RASH OF FORT MYERS SHOOTINGS-SOTVO
APARTMENT SPRINKLER-VO-WIPE DR BUTTS ARRESTED-OC-SS-VO
APARTMENT SPRINKLER-SOTVO FL MERS-TRX-OC
APARTMENT SPRINKLER-LIVE FL MERS-VO IN PLASMA
FHP SUSPECT SEARCH-OC-TRX-VO FL MERS-SOTVO, PLASMA
CAPE HEAD ON CRASH-OC-TRX-VO-SS SCRUB JAYS-OC-VO
PISTORIUS EVALUATION-TRX-VO DING DARLING CLOSED-TRX-VIDBOX
CA WILDFIRES-TRX-OC-VO CLAM PASS-OC-VO
TURKEY MINE BLAST-TRX-NATSVO-SAT21 CITY OF PALMS PARK-OC-VO
MAGIC JOHNSON-2SH-TRX EDISON LAB LANDMARK-OC-SS
MAGIC JOHNSON-VO IN PLASMA STOLEN PUPPIES FOUND-OC-VO
MAGIC JOHNSON-SOTVO, PLASMA STOLEN PUPPIES FOUND-SOTVO
DEBORAH MOULTON IN COURT-OTS-VO-SS QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO
JOHN ORR TRIAL DAY 2-OTS-SS-VO FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL
COLLIER FALLEN OFFICERS-OTS-SS BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
IDAHO SAME SEX COUPLE-OC-VO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
NEW RSW FLIGHT-OTS 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
WINTER FLIGHT CANCELLATIONS-TRX-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-SOTVO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 FLOATING HOUSE-2SH-TRX
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP FLOATING HOUSE-VO IN PLASMA
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL FLOATING HOUSE-SOTVO, PLASMA
TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX 8 YEAR OLD DELIVERS BABY-OC-SS
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC VA SCANDAL-TRX-OC-SOTVO
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP TORNADO COVERAGE ANCHOR-OC-SOTVO
BOUNCE HOUSE-VO IN PLASMA COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT
BOUNCE HOUSE-SOTVO, PLASMA NBC2 WEATHER APP TEASE-TRX-SS
WOMAN ATTACKED ON TOILET-OC-SOTVO WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
WOMAN ATTACKED ON TOILET-SOTVO BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
OIL DRILLING-OC-VO TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS
OIL DRILLING-SOTVO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
DRIEKORN ANNOUNCEMENT-OC-VO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
DRIEKORN ANNOUNCEMENT-SOT-OC TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
LILY ALLEN ON TODAY-TRX-SOTVO TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT-VO MAN DRIVES INTO TV STATION-OC-VO
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 MAN DRIVES INTO TV STATION-SOTVO
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT BEARS KILLED-OC-VO
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-WX WALL BEARS KILLED-SOTVO
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP MOSQUITO SEASON-OC-NATSVO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC TOP WINE CONSUMER-OTS
911 MUSEUM-OC-SOTVO TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP
WATER QUALITY-OC-SS-VO TS APARTMENT SPRINKLER-SSTOPS-VO
CRIST SCOTT FUNDRAISING-OC-SS TS FL SPEED LIMIT-VOTOPS
JUSTIN BIEBER ACCUSED OF ATTEMPTED ROBBERY-OC-VO TS FHP SUSPECT SEARCH-VOTOPS
FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS TS JOHN ORR TRIAL DAY 2-VOTOPS
tease fl speed limit-TRX-VO TS MOULTON IN COURT-VOTOPS
BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM NBC2 WEB AND FB TEASE-MITTO
HL1) FL SPEED LIMIT-TRX-LIVE, VO BACKUP DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
HL2) RASH OF SHOOTINGS-TRX-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
HL3) FL MERS-TRX-VO GOODBYE-4-SHOT


ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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HEADLINES


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HL1) APARTMENT SPRINKLER-TRX-VO


BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT ---

NBC-2 CAMERAS ROLLING AS SEVERAL PEOPLE WERE EVACUATED OVERNIGHT, NOT BECAUSE OF A FIRE, BUT BECAUSE OF A SPRINKLER!

NBC-2 TALKS TO A PREGNANT WOMAN FORCED OUT OF HER HOME. Return to index of stories...


HL2) FHP SUSPECT SEARCH-TRX-VO


PLUS, ALL NEW OVERNIGHT ---

NBC-2 IS ON THE CASE OF A SUSPECT SEARCH ALONG I-75, AS FHP TROOPERS FLOOD THE SCENE AND MAKE AN ARREST. Return to index of stories...


HL3) PISTORIUS TRIAL-TRX-VO


AND BREAKING NEWS IN THE OSCAR PISTORIUS TRIAL WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING ---

THE BIG DECISION BY A JUDGE THAT WILL DEFINITELY DELAY THE MURDER TRIAL FURTHER.

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


GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH


GOOD WEDNESDAY MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

AND I'M CLAY MILLER.

METEORLOGIST JASON DUNNING IS TRACKING INCREASING RAIN CHANCES. 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 WE'RE KEEPING A CLOSE EYE ON THE ROADS FOR YOU.

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...


APARTMENT SPRINKLER-TRX-SS-FLY


ALL NEW THIS MORNING

NBC-2 IS FOLLOWING BREAKING NEWS OUT OF FORT MYERS.

HALF A DOZEN PEOPLE ARE OUT OF THEIR HOMES-- AFTER MAJOR FLOODING DAMAGED THEIR APARTMENTS OVERNIGHT.

NBC2'S CHRISTY ANDREWS IS LIVE AT THE LEXINGTON PALM APARTMENTS WHERE CREWS ARE ALREADY OUT WORKING ON REPAIRS. Return to index of stories...


APARTMENT SPRINKLER-LIVE


SO FAR WE HAVE SEEN SEVERAL WORKERS IN AND OUT -- WORKING TO REPAIR THE DAMAGED APARTMENTS.

LET'S GET STRAIGHT TO THE VIDEO FROM THE SCENE THIS MORNING. Return to index of stories...


APARTMENT SPRINKLER-VO-WIPE


THIS ALL HAPPENED AROUND MIDNIGHT.

DOZENS OF PEOPLE WERE EVACUATED FROM THEIR APARTMENTS AND WERE OUTSIDE WATCHING THE COMMOTION.

OFFICIALS TELL US THIS ALL STARTED WHEN THE PERSON LIVING IN ONE OF THE 3RD FLOOR APARTMENTs WAS COOKING-- AND THE STEAM AND HEAT SET THE SPRINKLER OFF.

IT SPRAYED WATER THROUGHOUT THAT APARTMENT AND THAT FILTERED DOWN TO THE TWO BELOW IT.

KAYLA TUBENS LIVES IN ONE OF THOSE APARTMENTS.

SHE TELLS US SHE WOKE UP TO HER APARTMENT FLOODING. Return to index of stories...


APARTMENT SPRINKLER-SOTVO


Kayla Tubens

Displaced From Apartment

:04

water started leaking from the ac the lights everywhere

BUTT TO

Tim Jones

Fort Myers Fire Dept.

:06

Found the sprinkler shut off and attempted to get as much water out of the building as possible

ALL THREE OF THOSE APARTMENTS WERE HEAVILY DAMAGED.

THE SIX PEOPLE WHO LIVE THERE WERE TOLD THEY CANNOT GO BACK HOME UNTIL THE DAMAGE IS REPAIRED.

THAT INCLUDES KAYLA TUBENS -- WHO TELLS US SHE IS FIVE MONTHS PREGNANT. Return to index of stories...


APARTMENT SPRINKLER-LIVE


THE RED CROSS IS HELPING THOSE WHO HAVE BEEN DISPLACED.

NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT HOW LONG REPAIRS COULD TAKE.

LIVE IN FORT MYERS, CA NBC2. Return to index of stories...


FHP SUSPECT SEARCH-OC-TRX-VO


RIGHT NOW NBC-2 IS WORKING TO GET MORE INFORMATION ON A SUSPECT SEARCH ALONG I-75.

OUR CAMERAS WERE ROLLING TUESDAY EVENING AS FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL TROOPERS SEARCHED ALONG THE SIDE OF I-75 NEAR MILE-MARKER 122.

FHP SAYS SOMEONE RAN OFF FROM A TRAFFIC STOP AROUND 8 oclock.

THERE WERE police dogs AND A HELICOPTER SEARCHING THE AREA.

WE'RE TOLD THE DRIVER WAS EVENTUALLY ARRESTED.

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


CAPE HEAD ON CRASH-OC-TRX-VO-SS


YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED THIS IF YOU WENT TO BED EARLY LAST NIGHT ---

WE'RE WORKING TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT A HEAD-ON CRASH IN CAPE CORAL.

IT HAPPENED AROUND 11:00 O'CLOCK LAST NIGHT OFF CORAL POINT DRIVE.

OUR CAMERAS WERE ROLLING ON A WHITE PICK UP AND BLACK SPORTS CAR THAT HIT HEAD ON.

CORAL POINT DRIVE WAS EVEN SHUT DOWN FOR A TIME, BUT SINCE RE OPENED.

NO WORD YET ON INJURIES. Return to index of stories...


PISTORIUS EVALUATION-TRX-VO


BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT ---

THE JUDGE IN THE OSCAR PISTORIUS MURDER TRIAL JUST ORDERED THE ATHLETE TO UNDERGO PSYCHIATRIC EVALUATION, A MOVE THAT WILL PUT THE TRIAL ON ICE FOR AT LEAST A MONTH.

HE'S BEEN ON TRIAL IN PRETORIA SOUTH AFRICA FOR THE VALENTINES DAY DEADLY SHOOTING OF HIS GIRLDFIREND REEVA STEENKAMP. Return to index of stories...


CA WILDFIRES-TRX-OC-VO


ALL NEW OVERNIGHT ---

GOOD NEWS FOR 20-THOUSAND HOMEOWNERS IN THE SAN DEIGO AREA ---

OFFICIALS HAVE CALLED OFF THE EVACUATION ORDERS FOR A WILDFIRE BURNING ON THE EDGES OF THE CITY.

THE FLAMES THAT ERUPTED IN THE FIRE-PRONE RANCHO BERNARDO AREA QUICKLY GREW TO 700 ACRES TUESDAY, DRIVEN BY HOT, DRY SANTA ANA WINDS.

BUT THOSE WINDS HAVE NOW DIED DOWN AND THE THREAT HAS EASED.

NO DAMAGED HOMES HAVE BEEN REPORTED. Return to index of stories...


TURKEY MINE BLAST-TRX-NATSVO-SAT21


injured minors rescued cheering

AND DEVELOPING OVERNIGHT --- YOU JUST HEARD PEOPLE CHEERING AND APPLAUDING. AS SOME TRAPPED WORKERS IN TURKEY EMERGED OUT OF A MINE.

THE DEATH TOLL CONTINUES TO RISE AFTER THE MINE BLAST KILLED MORE THAN 200, WITH MANY MORE ARE STILL TRAPPED UNDERGROUND.

NEARLY 800 PEOPLE WERE WORKING INSIDE THE MINE AT THE TIME OF THE ACCIDENT. Return to index of stories...


MAGIC JOHNSON-2SH-TRX


A BIG HEADLINE AS YOU WAKE UP ---

MAGIC JOHNSON IS RESPONDING TO A SHOT FROM LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS OWNER DONALD STERLING.

IT'S THE LATEST IN THE SAGA SURROUNDING STERLING'S RACIST REMARKS.

NBC-2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK WATCHED THE ENTIRE INTERVIEW, SHE'S LIVE IN STUDIO WITH THE REACTION. Return to index of stories...


MAGIC JOHNSON-VO IN PLASMA


DONALD STERLING'S RACIST COMMENTS HAVE EARNED HIM A LIFETIME BAN FROM THE NBA.

RESPONDING TO STERLING'S ATTACK ON HIS CHARACTER--

LAKERS LEGEND MAGIC JOHNSON SAYS STERLING IS "LIVING IN THE STONE AGES" WHEN IT COMES TO HIS ATTITUDE ABOUT MINORITIES.

IN AN INTERVIEW WITH CNN'S ANDERSON COOPER, JOHNSON SAYS HE'S PRAYING FOR STERLING, AND HAS SOME ADVICE FOR THE AGING BILLIONAIRE:

SELL THE TEAM, TAKE THE MONEY AND ENJOY THE REST OF YOUR LIFE. Return to index of stories...


MAGIC JOHNSON-SOTVO, PLASMA


Earvin "Magic" Johnson

NBA Hall of Fame Member

all i know is that donald sterling is not welcome back in the nba by the, he shouldn't be welcome by the owners so I hope they voted right. but the players, former players, and the fans, I was there the other night at the clipper game, dont wanna to see donald sterling as the owner anymore. Now what he thinks and what he feels, he's in another world if he thinks that everybody wants to see him back owning the clippers

JOHNSON MADE THESE COMMENTS ONE DAY AFTER STERLING APPEARED ON CNN SLAMMING THE NBA LEGEND'S CHARACTER, HIS BATTLE WITH HIV AND HIS COMMUNITY OUTREACH EFFORTS.

JOHNSON RECENTLY TOOK TO HIS TWITTER PAGE VOWING-- AFTER THIS WEEK, NO MORE STERLING TALK-- JUST THE NBA PLAYOFFS.

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


DEBORAH MOULTON IN COURT-OTS-VO-SS


TAKING A LOOK AHEAD NOW TO A COURT CASE WE'RE TRACKING ---

DEBORAH MOULTON IS SUPPOSED TO BE APPEARING BEFORE A JUDGE AGAIN TODAY, THIS TIME, WITH LEGAL REPRESENTATION.

THE NORTH NAPLES WOMAN'S COURT HEARING TUESDAY WAS POSTPONED SO SHE COULD GET A LAWYER.

MOULTON IS ACCUSED OF HELPING HER HUSBAND MURDER THEIR NEIGHBOR.

SHE WILL NOW BE IN FRONT OF A COLLIER COUNTY JUDGE TODAY.

MOULTON HIRED A PRIVATE ATTORNEY TO HELP HER DEFENSE.

DEPUTIES SAY HER HUSBAND -- ROBERT MOULTON, SHOT SERGEY CHEP-CHUGOV -- AFTER YEARS OF DISPUTES. Return to index of stories...


JOHN ORR TRIAL DAY 2-OTS-SS-VO


LOOKING AHEAD --- IT WILL BE DAY TWO OF A DEADLY STABBING TRIAL IN COLLIER COUNTY.

IN 2011, INVESTIGATORS SAY JOHN ORR STABBED A MAN 75 TIMES.

HE SAYS THE 63 YEAR OLD MAN, JON WAYNE JOSEPH, RAMMED HIM WITH HIS BICYCLE AND STARTED A FIGHT.

THAT'S WHEN ORR PULLED OUT A POCKET KNIFE.

JOSEPH DIDN'T HAVE A WEAPON.

JURY SELECTION IS EXPECTED TO LAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS.

THE TRIAL SHOULD WRAP UP NEXT WEEK. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER FALLEN OFFICERS-OTS-SS


NBC-2 WILL BE FOLLOWING THIS IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

THE COLLIER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE WILL HAVE A MEMORIAL AND CANDLE LIGHT VIGIL HONORING THEIR FALLEN OFFICERS.

THAT MEMORIAL WILL BE AT THE EAST NAPLES UNITED METHODIST CHURCH ON AIRPORT-PULLING ROAD SOUTH IN EAST NAPLES.

ITS AT 7:00 O'CLOCK TONIGHT,

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED. Return to index of stories...


IDAHO SAME SEX COUPLE-OC-VO


A FEDERAL JUDGE HAS STRUCK DOWN IDAHO'S BAN ON SAME-SEX MARRIAGE, CALLING IT UNCONSTITUTIONAL.

NOW COUPLES CAN START GETTING MARRIED IN THAT STATE AS EARLY AS THIS FRIDAY.

THE U.S. DISTRICT JUDGE SAID IDAHO MUST ISSUE MARRIAGE LICENSES TO SAME-SEX COUPLES STARTING AT 9 A.M. FRIDAY.

BUT GOVERNOR C.L. "BUTCH" OTTER HAS ALREADY SAID HE INTENDS TO APPEAL THE CASE. Return to index of stories...


NEW RSW FLIGHT-OTS


WE'RE LOOKING AHEAD TO A NEW NONSTOP FLIGHT AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.

FRONTIER AIRLINES IS ADDING A FLIGHT TO DULLES INTERNATIONL AIRPORT IN WASHINGTON D-C.

THE 4 WEEKLY FLIGHTS WILL BEGIN IN SEPTEMBER. Return to index of stories...


WINTER FLIGHT CANCELLATIONS-TRX-VO


AND NEW RIGHT NOW ----

IT'S OFFICIAL: THIS WINTER WAS THE WORST FOR FLIERS IN THE 20 YEARS THAT THE GOVERNMENT HAS BEEN COLLECTING DATA.

MORE THAN 64-THOUSAND FLIGHTS DIDN'T GET OFF THE GROUND, THANKS TO ALL THE STORMS. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-SOTVO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS DIGGING INTO NEW CONCERNS OVER OIL DRILLING IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

PLUS, IT'S BEING CALLED A FREAK ACCIDENT.

Taylor Seymour/Witness

"The first thing I thought was that was my sister falling through the sky, because all I saw was arms and legs going."

HOW THREE KIDS ARE DOING AFTER THIS BOUNCE HOUSE FLIES HIGH ABOVE THE GROUND THEM INSIDE. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. JASON? 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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BOUNCE HOUSE-VO IN PLASMA


IT'S BEING CALLED A FREAK ACCIDENT.

NBC-2 IS TRACKING THE CONDITIONS OF THREE KIDS AFTER THIS BOUNCE HOUSE WENT AIRBORNE, SOME 15 TO 20 FEET WITH THEM INSIDE!

STRONG WINDS IN UPSTATE NEW YORK LAUNCHED AN INFLATABLE BOUNCE HOUSE HIGH ABOVE THE GROUND AS THREE CHILDREN PLAYED INSIDE.

TWO OF THE CHILDREN WERE SERIOUSLY INJURED WHEN THEY FELL TO THE GROUND. WHILE A THIRD CHILD SUFFERED MINOR INJURIES. Return to index of stories...


BOUNCE HOUSE-SOTVO, PLASMA


Stephanie Hansen/Witness

"I actually watched the fellow that put it up. All the kids were having fun until they screamed to me to come down and I saw that."

WITNESSES AND POLICE SAY THE MAN WHO OWNS THE LITTLE TIKES BRAND BOUNCE HOUSE, BUT IS NOT THE FATHER OF THE INJURED CHILDREN, DID USE THE PLASTIC STAKES TO KEEP IT IN PLACE, BUT THE STAKES WERE APPARENTLY NO MATCH FOR A STRONG GUST OF WIND.

POLICE NO CHARGES WILL BE FILED.

TWO BOYS REMAIN HOSPITALIZED. Return to index of stories...


WOMAN ATTACKED ON TOILET-OC-SOTVO


TARGETED ON THE TOILET SEAT!

A LEHIGH ACRES WOMAN SAYS A NEIGHBOR BUSTED THROUGH HER BATHROOM DOOR --

ATTACKING HER WHILE SHE was on the porcelain throne.

4:59:00 "i'm on the toilet and my bathroom door is just getting kicked in."

BARBARA RENTZ SAYS HER NEIGHBOR, KATHLEEN SCHAWN, BROKE INTO HER HOUSE --

ESCAPED HER ANGRY DOGS --

CHARGED PAST HER HUSBAND --

BANGED DOWN THE BATHROOM DOOR --

AND WENT AFTER HER.

WHILE SHE SAT ON THE TOILET SEAT.

AND NBC-2 LEARNED --

MONEY MAY HAVE MOTIVATED THE ATTACK.

WHICH BARBARA RECORDED ON HER PHONE.

LISTEN THIS THIS! Return to index of stories...


WOMAN ATTACKED ON TOILET-SOTVO


37:27:00

"hang on, i'm getting off the toilet, hang on."

"get out of here, get of here."

"hang on"

"get out of here."

"who's in our house."

35:54:00

"go ahead, go ahead, I dare you."

BARBARA AND HER HUSBAND FINALLY GOT SCHWAN OUT OF THE HOUSE.

NOW LEE COUNTY DEPUTIES HAVE HER BEHIND BARS.

SHE'S FACING A FELONY CHARGE OF BURGLARY WITH ASSAULT OR BATTERY.

BUT HER SONS, WHILE CONCEDING SHE WAS DRUNK, SAY SHE NEVER ACTUALLY BROKE INTO THE HOUSE. Return to index of stories...


OIL DRILLING-OC-VO


THIS MORNING THERE'S A RENEWED CONCERN OF GROUNDWATER CONTAMINATION AROUND AN OIL DRILLING SITE IN NORTHERN COLLIER COUNTY.

THE CONSERVANCY OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA SAYS IT FOUND TWO OLD OIL WELLS NEARBY.

AND ENVIRONMENTALISTS ARE WORRIED ANY CONTAMINANTS COULD REACH INTO THEM.

YOU'LL REMEMBER, THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION SAYS IT CAUGHT THE DAN A HUGHES OIL DRILLING COMPANY ILLEGALLY DRILLING THERE.

THE D-E-P FINED THE HUGHES COMPANY.

BUT LAST MONTH COUNTY COMMISSIONERS VOTED TO CHALLENGE THE STATE'S SETTLEMENT.

THEY WANT HARSHER PENALTIES.

NOW THE CONSERVANCY HAS FILED A LEGAL PETITION IN SUPPORT OF THE COUNTY. Return to index of stories...


OIL DRILLING-SOTVO


JOE MULE', PRESERVE OUR PARADISE PRESIDENT

07:08-:13

Collier County would stand in the forefront of the nation for standing up for what's right for its people.

COMMISSIONERS CONSIDERED A COMPROMISE.

IT WOULD AVOID LEGAL ACTION.

BUT THEY DECIDED TO GO STRAIGHT TO COURT. Return to index of stories...


DRIEKORN ANNOUNCEMENT-OC-VO


A FAILED CANDIDATE FOR THE DISTRICT 19 CONGRESSIONAL SEAT WANTS A SHOT AT TAKING OVER A STATE SENATE SPOT.

MICHAEL DRIEKORN SAYS HE WILL CHALLENGE LIZBETH BENACQUISTO AS SHE FIGHTS TO STAY IN THE SENATE.

POLITICAL EXPERTS BELIEVE MOST OF HIS SUPPORT CAME AFTER HE REFUSED TO AIR ANY NEGATIVE ADS.

HE SAYS HE'LL KEEP THAT ATTITUDE MOVING FORWARD IN HIS CAMPAIGN. Return to index of stories...


DRIEKORN ANNOUNCEMENT-SOT-OC


michael Driekorn/State Senate Candidate / 23:03:56 People aren't happy. People have no trust in our leaders. They don't believe the leadership is focused on what people need. 23:04:02

DREIKORN WILL FACE OFF AGAINST REPUBLICAN THOMAS LaPINE AND BENACQUISTO IN AUGUST. Return to index of stories...


LILY ALLEN ON TODAY-TRX-SOTVO


lily allen singing "smile"

LILY ALLEN IS IN THE HOUSE!

AND BACK IN THE LIMELIGHT.

THE BRITISH POP STAR IS BACK FROM A FIVE YEAR BREAK AND SHE'LL HAVE A SPECIAL LIVE PERFORMANCE, COMING UP ON THE TODAY SHOW STARTING AT 7AM. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS TRACKING CAMPAIGN FUNDRAISING FOR THE FLORIDA GOVERNOR'S RACE.

HOW MUCH CHARLIE CRIST AND GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT HAVE BANKED SO FAR.

PLUS, IT'S A HUGE ISSUE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ---

HOW WASHINGTON LAWMAKERS PLAN TO IMPROVE OUR WATER QUALITY. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK TWO 6:18:05


HIT TIME 6:18:05AM

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


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...


911 MUSEUM-OC-SOTVO


COMING UP ON THE TODAY SHOW ---

NEW YORK CITY MAYOR MICHAEL BLOOMBERG GIVES MATT LAUER A FIRST LOOK INSIDE THE NINE-ELEVEN MUSEUM IN LOWER MANHATTAN.

MATT LAUER: On this site. How do you attract people to come to this place and learn the lessons, when it's an event they'd rather forget?

MICHAEL BLOOMBERG: Well, I don't know that they-- it'll ever get out of their conscience, at least not of our generation. And our job is to make sure it doesn't get outta the consciousness of future generations.

YOU'LL SEE MUCH MORE STARTING AT 7AM RIGHT AFTER NBC-2 NEWS TODAY. Return to index of stories...


WATER QUALITY-OC-SS-VO


LAWMAKERS IN WASHINGTON HAVE A FINAL AGREEMENT THAT WILL IMPROVE WATER QUALITY IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

MORE THAN 620-MILLION DOLLARS WILL GO TOWARD THE C-43 RESERVOIR IN HENDRY COUNTY.

THE PROJECT AIMS TO REDUCE WATER RELEASES FROM LAKE OKEECHOBEE.

INSTEAD OF RELEASES GOING INTO THE CALOOSAHATCHEE RIVER, IT WILL BE DIVERTED TO THE RESERVOIR.

THE STORED WATER WILL THEN BE SENT DOWN THE RIVER, DURING DRY SEASON. Return to index of stories...


CRIST SCOTT FUNDRAISING-OC-SS


ONE OF THE MOST HEATED AND EXPENSIVE GUBERNATORIAL RACES IS LIVING UP TO THE HYPE.

NEW CAMPAIGN REPORTS SHOW FORMER GOVERNOR CHARLIE CRIST RAISED A LITTLE MORE THAN 2 MILLION DOLLARS IN APRIL.

HE'S KEEPING PACE WITH GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT WHO IS INVESTING MILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN HIS RE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN.

IN APRIL, GOVERNOR SCOTT BANKED A LITTLE MORE THAN TWO AND A HALF MILLION.

HOWEVER THE GOVERNOR HAS NEARLY 22 MILLION IN HIS CAMPAIGN CHEST. CRIST HAD NEARLY 9 MILLION. Return to index of stories...


JUSTIN BIEBER ACCUSED OF ATTEMPTED ROBBERY-OC-VO


NEW THIS MORNING ---

A WOMAN IS ACCUSING JUSTIN BIEBER OF ATTEMPTED ROBBERY -- OF HER CELLPHONE.

ACCORDING TO THE GOSSIP WEBSITE T-M-Z,

A WOMAN SAID BIEBER AND HIS CREW GOT INTO A FIGHT WITH SOME GUYS AT A BATTING CAGE IN SHERMAN OAKS MONDAY NIGHT.

SHE TOLD T-M-Z THAT BIEBER SAW HER REACHING FOR HER CELL PHONE, AND DEMANDED SHE HAND HAND IT OVER, SO HE COULD DELETE ANY PHOTOS SHE MAY HAVE SNAPPED.

SHE SAID WHEN SHE REFUSED, HE REACHED INTO HER PURSE AND GRABBED IT.

THE L-A-P-D IS INVESTIGATING. 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 ALISON CARVILLE FROM FORT MYERS

GREAT TO SEE YOU - THANKS FOR WATCHING AND CONNECTING WITH US ON OUR NBC2 NEWS FACEBOOK PAGE.

ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS LIKE US - AND YOU COULD BE NEXT!

ALISON - HOPE YOU HAVE A GREAT DAY! Return to index of stories...


tease fl speed limit-TRX-VO


COMING UP AT 6:30 WE HAVE A JAM PACKED SHOW FOR YOU, INCLUDING THE LATEST ON A INCREASING FLORIDA'S SPEED LIMIT ---- AND WHOSE PUTTING THE BRAKES ON THE PLAN, IN A LIVE REPORT. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM


HIT TIME 6:27:03

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


HL1) FL SPEED LIMIT-TRX-LIVE, VO BACKUP


NOT SO FAST --

GOVERNOR SCOTT SAYS HE'S GOING TO VETO A BILL THAT COULD INCREASE SPEED LIMITS ON THE INTERSTATE --

SO WHAT'S NEXT FOR THIS POTENTIAL SPEED LIMIT LAW? Return to index of stories...


HL2) RASH OF SHOOTINGS-TRX-VO


PLUS, A RASH OF SHOOTING IN LEE COUNTY.

THE NBC-2 INVESTIGATORS TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT OPTIONS TO INCREASE SAFETY. Return to index of stories...


HL3) FL MERS-TRX-VO


PLUS, IT ARRIVED SEEMINGLY OUT OF NOWHERE.

THIS MORNING WE'RE TRACKING THE SPREAD OF THE MERS VIRUS IN FLORIDA.

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


GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH


GOOD WEDNESDAY MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

I'M CLAY MILLER.

AND I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

METEORLOGIST JASON DUNNING IS TRACKING INCREASING CHANCES FOR RAIN. 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


AND NOW WE HAVE A COUNTY BY COUNTY CHECK OF THE ROADS.

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...


APARTMENT FLOODING-TRX-OC-SS-VO


BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT ---

SIX PEOPLE ARE OUT OF THEIR HOMES IN FORT MYERS.

IT HAPPENED AT THE LEXINGTON PALM APARTMENTS AROUND MIDNIGHT.

FIRE OFFICIALS TELL NBC-2 A SPRINKLER WENT OFF WHEN SOMEONE WAS COOKING, AND FLOODED THREE APARTMENTS IN THE BUILDING.

CREWS ARE ALREADY STARTING TO REPAIR THESE APARTMENTS.

THE RED CROSS IS HELPING OUT THOSE SIX PEOPLE UNTIL THOSE REPAIRS ARE MADE. Return to index of stories...


FL SPEED LIMIT-2SH-TRX-OBX


NBC2 IS FOLLOWING A STORY THAT IMPACTS EVERYONE OF US --

GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT SAYS HE WILL VETO A BILL THAT WOULD ALLOW SPEED LIMITS TO BE INCREASED TO 75 MILES PER HOUR ON THE INTERSTATE.

NBC2'S CLIFTON FRENCH IS FOLLOWING THIS STORY -- HE JOINS US NOW LIVE AT THE PILOT TRUCK STOP OFF OF I-75 IN LEE COUNTY --

CLIFF -- YOU'VE BEEN TALKING TO PEOPLE WHO MAKE A LIVING DRIVING ON THE INTERSTATE, WHAT ARE THEIR THOUGHTS? Return to index of stories...


FL SPEED LIMIT-LIVE


FOR THE MOST PART -- THEY THINK 70 IS FAST ENOUGH --

EVEN THOUGH THE FLORIDA HOUSE AND SENATE PASSED THE BILL GOVERNOR SCOTT ALSO THINKS 75 IS JUST TOO FAST -- Return to index of stories...


FL SPEED LIMIT-VO


THE GOVERNORS ANNOUNCEMENT COMES JUST AFTER A FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL TROOPER WAS KILLED ON THE INTERSTATE WHILE SHE WAS INVESTIGATING AN ACCIDENT.

THIS MORNING, "TRIPPLE A" IS PRAISING THE GOVERNOR --

THE AUTO-CLUB SAYS SPEED IS A FACTOR IN 30 PERCENT OF ALL DEADLY CRASHES.

SEVERAL DRIVERS I TALKED TO THIS MORNING AGREE. Return to index of stories...


FL SPEED LIMIT-SOTVO


SOT:

Cory McCain, Driver

"Siumply because of the fact, they crash doing 75, I don't think an airbag is going to save them."

TAG:

AFTER THE GOVERNOR VETO'S THIS BILL -- THE LEGISLATURE COULD OVER-RIDE IT WITH A TWO-THIRDS VOTE IN BOTH THE HOUSE AND SENATE --

SOMETHING THAT ISN'T LIKELY TO HAPPEN CONSIDERING THE BILL ONLY NARROWLY PASSED THE HOUSE WITH A 58 TO 56 VOTE.

LIVE IN LEE COUNTY, CF, NBC2. Return to index of stories...


FL SPEED LIMIT-LIVE


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RASH OF FORT MYERS SHOOTINGS-OC-SS-VO


NBC-2 IS STAYING ON TOP OF A STRING IF VIOLENT CRIMES IN LEE COUNTY.

IT HAS NEIGHBORS ASKING LAW ENFORCEMENT FOR MORE PATROLLING.

HERE ARE ALL THE SHOOTING INCIDENTS WE'VE BEEN FOLLOWING IN MAY ALONE. MOST HAPPENING NEAR PALM BEACH BOULEVARD.

NEIGHBORS ARE NOW SPECIFICALLY CALLING FOR MORE POLICE SUBSTATIONS.

THEY BELIEVE THE PRESENCE OF THE BUILDINGS AROUND TOWN WILL MAKE CRIMINALS THINK TWICE.

WE'VE LEARNED, THE LEE COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE IS KEEPING TABS ON MORE THAN 380 CRIMES IN FORT MYERS AND CAPE CORAL. Return to index of stories...


RASH OF FORT MYERS SHOOTINGS-SOTVO


SOT - Otis Marchman - Neighbor

11:19 maybe they could get here quicker and service the area more better. 11:24

SOT - Sheriff Mike Scott -LCSO

01:28 our people deploy from the substation go out into the streets and patrol cars, motorcycles, boats, helicopters you name it and that is where the real work gets done.01:38

THE SHERIFF SAYS THERE ARE NO PLANS TO ADD ANY NEW SUBSTATIONS.

WE REACHED OUT TO THE CAPE AND FORT MYERS POLICE.

NEITHER HAVE A SUB STATION. Return to index of stories...


DR BUTTS ARRESTED-OC-SS-VO


A VETERAN LEE COUNTY TEACHER IS ACCUSED OF TRYING TO PICK UP A PROSTITUTE-

AND NOW HE'S OUT OF THE CLASSROOM.

MIAMI-DADE POLICE SAY DOCTOR TIMOTHY BUTTS SOLICITED AN UNDERCOVER OFFICER A COUPLE WEEKS AGO.

BUTTS TEACHES AT DUNBAR COMMUNITY SCHOOL - AN ADULT EDUCATION CENTER IN FORT MYERS.

A DISTRICT SPOKESPERSON TELLS US BUTTS IS ON ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE FROM THE SCHOOL. Return to index of stories...


FL MERS-TRX-OC


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS TRACKING THE MERS VIRUS IN ORLANDO.

HEALTH CARE WORKERS ARE BEING TESTED AFTER THEY CAME IN CONTACT WITH A PATIENT.

THIS MORNING NBC-2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK IS LIVE IN STUDIO,

AND DANIELLE, THIS VIRUS IS BEING TAKEN VERY SERIOUSLY. Return to index of stories...


FL MERS-VO IN PLASMA


SO SERIOUS, THE WHITE HOUSE HAS NOW RESPONDED TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE DEADLY VIRUS THAT IS NOW SHOWING UP IN THE UNITED STATES.

SO FAR, TWO CASES HAVE BEEN CONFIRMED.

A PATIENT IN INDIANA WAS HOSPITALIZED 12 DAYS AND RELEASED LAST WEEK.

THE SECOND, A SAUDI RESIDENT WHO WAS VISITING FAMILY.

THIS MORNING THAT PATIENT REMAINS HOSPITALIZED IN ORLANDO, IN GOOD CONDITION.

AND NOW, 20 HEALTHCARE WORKERS AT TWO ORLANDO HOSPITALS ARE BEING TESTED FOR MERS. Return to index of stories...


FL MERS-SOTVO, PLASMA


sot: "yes, i think one of the problems we have with a mers like illness is that it also is very similar to a lot of early onset illnesses from other respiratory pathogens. so you very well might think of it as influenza or some other respiratory pathogen.

THIS MORNING I'M LEARNING THE TSA HAS BEGUN TO ALERT TRAVELERS.

SIGNS ARE BEING POSTED AT MAJOR AIRPORTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY ABOUT THE DISEASE'S SYMPTOMS AND HOW TO PREVENT ITS SPREAD.

MERS STARTED IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND JUMPED FROM BATS TO CAMELS, AND NOW TO HUMANS.

KRISTA? Return to index of stories...


SCRUB JAYS-OC-VO


this morning CAPE CITY LEADERS ARE ASKING LEE COUNTY TO PAY BACK BIG BUCKS FOR SOME LITTLE BIRDS.

THEY WANT TO BE RE-IMBURSED ABOUT 800-THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR THE RELOCATION AND RESTORATION OF THE SCRUB JAY HABITAT FROM CAPE CORAL TO ALVA.

THE MONEY WOULD COME FROM THE CONSERVATION 20-20 PROGRAM -- WHICH THE CITY PAYS INTO. Return to index of stories...


DING DARLING CLOSED-TRX-VIDBOX


A HEADS UP FOR OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS ---

A POPULAR SPOT FOR HIKING AND BIKING ON SANIBEL ISLAND IS CLOSING FOR A FEW WEEKS.

RESURFACING WORK IS UNDERWAY AT THE DING DARLING NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE.

THE "INDIGO AND CROSS DIKE" TRAILS ARE SET TO RE-OPEN JUNE 7TH. Return to index of stories...


CLAM PASS-OC-VO


ONCE AGAIN, A POPULAR NAPLES WATERWAY IS CLOSING UP.

AND LOOKING AHEAD --- COMMISSIONERS TELL NBC2 THEY HAVE NO CHOICE BUT TO SEEK A PERMIT TO DREDGE AGAIN.

STRONG WINTER STORMS BLEW SAND BACK INTO THE MOUTH OF CLAM PASS.

YOU MAY REMEMBER LAST YEAR - SAND MADE THE CHANNEL IMPASSABLE FOR MONTHS, THREATENING MANGROVES AND WILDLIFE.

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SPENT *200-THOUSAND DOLLARS* TO DREDGE THE WATERWAY. Return to index of stories...


CITY OF PALMS PARK-OC-VO


THERE MAY BE NEW LIFE AT CITY OF PALMS PARK IN FORT MYERS.

N-B-C 2 UNCOVERED NEGOTIATIONS BETWEEN THE COUNTY AND EDISON STATE COLLEGE.

THE SCHOOL IS TRYING TO MAKE THE PARK THE NEW HOME FOR IT'S NEW BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL TEAMS.

COUNT ON N-B-C-2 TO CONTINUE FOLLOWING THESE DEVELOPMENTS. Return to index of stories...


EDISON LAB LANDMARK-OC-SS


THIS MORNING WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO A MAJOR HONOR FOR THE EDISON BOTANICAL RESEARCH LABORATORY AT EDISON AND FORD WINTER ESTATES.

LATER THIS MONTH --

IT WILL BE TO BE RECOGNIZED AS A NATIONAL HISTORIC CHEMICAL LANDMARK.

THAT IS A FIRST IN THE STATE OF FLORIDA.

EDISON BUILT THE LAB IN 19-27 -- OVER CONCERNS ABOUT AMERICANS DEPENDENCE ON RUBBER. Return to index of stories...


STOLEN PUPPIES FOUND-OC-VO


NOW AN NBC-2 UPDATE ---

NEARLY A DOZEN PUPPIES STOLEN FROM A FORT MYERS HOME---- ARE SAFE THIS MORNING.

ALL 10 PITBULL PUPS WERE FOUND TUESDAY MORNING ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD IN LEHIGH ACRES.

A MOM AND DAUGHTER WALKING TO THE BUS STOP SAY THE PUPPIES WERE STILL IN THEIR CAGE.

THEY IMMEDIATELY CALLED LEE COUNTY ANIMAL CONTROL--WHO SPENT THE AFTERNOON EXAMINING THE PUPPIES.

THE TEN PUPS ARE FOUR WEEKS OLD.

ALL ARE COVERED IN FLEAS, HAVE SKIN ISSUES AND ONE HAS A SCAR ON HIS BACK.

THE PUPPIES' OWNER SAYS, THE DOGS WERE STOLEN FROM HIS FORT MYERS HOME SUNDAY NIGHT. Return to index of stories...


STOLEN PUPPIES FOUND-SOTVO


The area where they were found, we have been out there. We've taken about 38-39 dogs in there in about the last six weeks that we believe have been used for fighting.

THE OWNER SAYS, HE'S GRATEFUL THEY WERE FOUND---BUT HAS DECIDED TO SURRENDER THEM AND THE PUPPIES MOTHER TO THE SHELTER.

THEY WILL ALL BE MONITORED FOR A WHILE TO MAKE SURE EVERYTHING IS OK. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


ALL NEW THIS MORNING ---

OUR NBC-2 FACEBOOK PAGE IS BLOWING UP WITH THIS STORY!

SO MANY COMMENTS AND INTRIGUE OVER THIS ---

A FLOATING HOUSE IN CAPE CORAL. OUR SAM SWEENEY EXPLAINS WHAT THIS IS ALL ABOUT IN A LIVE REPORT NEXT. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. JASON? 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...


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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FLOATING HOUSE-2SH-TRX


A BIG SOUTHWEST FLORIDA STORY IS GOING VIRAL THIS MORNING!

HAVE YOU SEEN THE FLOATING HOUSE IN CAPE CORAL?

A LOT OF PEOPLE WONDERING WHAT IT IS.

YOUR CURIOUSITY PEAKED OUR INTEREST.

NBC 2'S SAM SWEENEY BREAKING IT ALL DOWN FOR US THIS MORNING-- HE JOINS US LIVE IN THE STUDIO WITH THE STORY BEHIND THE FLOATING MYSTERY. Return to index of stories...


FLOATING HOUSE-VO IN PLASMA


HERE'S THE HOUSE THAT EVERYONE'S TALKING ABOUT.

IT'S CERTAINLY MAKING A LOT OF WAVES IN CAPE CORAL THIS MORNING.

WE FIRST AIRED THIS STORY YESTERDAY---- WITHIN TWO HOURS IT HAD 85,000 HITS ON OUR WEBSITE.

THE UNIQUE BARGE SHOWED UP OUTSIDE THE TARPON POINT MARINA LAST MONTH.

IF IT LOOKS FAMILIAR, THAT'S BECAUSE IT WAS HULK HOGAN'S HOME IN THE 90'S MOVIE CALLED THUNDER IN PARADISE.

THE OWNER PLANS TO TURN IT INTO A 24-HOUR BAIT, TACKLE, AND SNACK SHOP FOR BOATERS. Return to index of stories...


FLOATING HOUSE-SOTVO, PLASMA


SOT

Stefanie Eakin

Marketing & Sales Manager, Westin Cape Coral

6:41 - 6:47

Everyone has just been asking and asking and we haven't really known what it was or what it was doing

SOT

KRIS EGGLESTON

JASPER'S BAIT

20:01 -20:06

Before their face lights up its their phone out of their pockets already, ready to take a picture. They're that quick about it

JASPER'S BAIT WANTS TO START USING THE BARGE WITHIN A FEW WEEKS.

IT'S FINAL LOCATION WILL BE JUST OUTSIDE THE TARPON POINT MARINA.

BUT THIS PLAN COULD BE SCRAPED!

THE HOUSE IS LISTED FOR SALE ON CRAIGSLIST.

JASPERS OWNERS SAYS----everything has a price--- including their houseboat.

So for 145 thousand dollars, this houseboat could be yours.BUT THAT PRICE IS FIRM, HAGGLERS NEED NOT APPLY.

THE BEST PART--- NO PROPERTY TAXES.

LIVE IN THE STUDIO IM SAM SWEENEY NBC 2. Return to index of stories...


8 YEAR OLD DELIVERS BABY-OC-SS


YOU'LL BE SEEING MORE ON THIS STORY AHEAD ON THE TODAY SHOW.

TALK ABOUT BIG SISTER DUTIES IN TAMPA.

YOUNG JASMIN - CALLED 9-1-1, WHEN MOM WENT INTO LABOR.

THE DISPATCHER ASKED QUESTIONS AND TALKED THE 8-YEAR-OLD THROUGH THE DELIVERY.

DURING THE MORE THAN EIGHT-MINUTE CALL, THE GIRL RELAYED THE DISPATCHERS INSTRUCTIONS TO MOM - AND EVEN SECURED THE BABY'S HEAD DURING DELIVERY.

THIS MORNING - THE FAMILY IS DOING GREAT. Return to index of stories...


VA SCANDAL-TRX-OC-SOTVO


THERE'S FRESH OUTRAGE THIS MORNING, ABOUT ALLEGATIONS VETERANS MAY HAVE DIED WAITING FOR CARE WHILE VETERAN AFFAIRS EMPLOYEES MANIPULATED PATIENT SCHEDULES TO HIDE LONG WAIT TIMES.

ADDING TO THE SCANDAL, A MEMO OBTAINED BY NBC NEWS SUGGESTS TOP V-A OFFICIALS HAD BEEN WARNED ABOUT A SCHEDULING PROBLEM LAST YEAR.

"I could not get through I could not get a line."

"Well I was never really seen."

"Six months 10 months out that I can't see a doctor."

VETERANS AFFAIRS SECRETARY ERIC SHINSEKI WILL TESTIFY BEFORE CONGRESS TOMORROW.

IN THE MEANTIME, THE V-A IS AUDITING ALL OF ITS MEDICAL FACILITIES.

NOW NBC-2 DID SOME DIGGING, WE WANT TO KNOW WHY THERE'S SUCH A BACKLOG TO BEGIN WITH.

ONE OF THE REASONS THE WHITE HOUSE IS GIVING, IS THAT THE EXPANSION OF P-T-S-D CLAIMS AND TREATMENT IS OVERLOADING THE SYSTEM AS THEY TRY TO TREAT A GROWING NUMBER OF PATIENTS. Return to index of stories...


TORNADO COVERAGE ANCHOR-OC-SOTVO


TALK ABOUT A MOMENT THAT'S GONE VIRAL.

A TV ANCHOR IN SOUTH DAKOTA RESPONDS TO VIEWERS UPSET WITH TORNADO COVERAGE, WHEN THE STATIONS METEROLOGIST INTERRUPTED PRIME TIME PROGRAMMING SUNDAY NIGHT FOR TORNADO WARNINGS.

LISTEN TO THIS.

anchor responds to upset viewers

NOW IT'S BECOME A TOPIC OF DISCUSSION AROUND THE COUNTRY. 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...


NBC2 WEATHER APP 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 AND THE AREA'S ONLY LIVE DOPPLER RADAR. YOUR FORECAST ON THE 2'S IS NEXT. 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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MAN DRIVES INTO TV STATION-OC-VO


THIS IS JUST UNREAL FOOTAGE OF A MAN CRASHING INTO A TV NEWS STATION.

THE SUSPECT'S MOTHER WATCHED ON TELEVISION AS AN HOURS-LONG STANDOFF PLAYED OUT NEAR BALTIMORE.

THE MAN SLAMMING THROUGH THIS GLASS DOOR WITH HIS TRUCK WILL UNDERGO A PSYCHIATRIC EVALUATION BEFORE FACING CHARGES. Return to index of stories...


MAN DRIVES INTO TV STATION-SOTVO


"'Let me in. Let me in.' The person then began to scream, 'Let me in, I'm God.' -- 'I'm effing God.'"

THE SUSPECT'S FAMILY IMMIGRATED FROM HAITI IN 1999.

HIS MOTHER SAYS, AFTER HIGH SCHOOL, HE STARTED USING DRUGS AND HANGING OUT WITH THE WRONG CROWD. Return to index of stories...


BEARS KILLED-OC-VO


RIGHT NOW NBC-2 IS TRACKING BEAR MATING SEASON ---

AFTER A COLLIER COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD WAS SHAKEN UP IN A TRAGIC INCIDENT.

A MOTHER BLACK BEAR WAS HIT AND KILLED ALONG I-75, JUST SOUTH OF IMMOKALLEE ROAD, THEN ONE OF HER TWO CUBS WAS ALSO HIT AND HAD TO BE PUT DOWN.

ANOTHER CUB RAN OFF.

WE BROUGHT THIS TO YOU AS A BREAKING TRAFFIC ALERT ABOUT THIS TIME YESTERDAY.

BEFORE THE CUB DIED, THEY SOUGHT REFUGE IN THE WILSHIRE LAKES COMMUNITY. Return to index of stories...


BEARS KILLED-SOTVO


Debbie McKinnon - Saw bear Cubs

27:10 -:15

"Totally freaked out, I wasn't as much afraid as I was shocked it was not what I expected."

WILDLIFE OFFICERS SAY BEARS ARE KILLED ALONG FLORIDA ROADS OFTEN.

FWC SAYS IN 2013 MORE THAN 200 DIED AFTER GETTING HIT.

THE TOTAL SO FAR THIS YEAR, IS 35. Return to index of stories...


MOSQUITO SEASON-OC-NATSVO


have you seen mosquitos.

THIS MORNING HEALTH OFFICIALS FEAR SOUTHWEST FLORIDA COULD GET HIT BY A NEW MOSQUITOE-BORNE VIRUS.

nats of mosquitoes buzzing

THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE IN THE CARIBBEAN HAVE BEEN INFECTED BY THE CHIKUNGUNYA VIRUS. SYMPTOMS ARE DESCRIBED AS SEVERELY PAINFUL.

COLLIER COUNTY MOSQUITO CONTROL IS ON HIGH ALERT LEADING INTO MOSQUITO SEASON.

HEALTH EXPERTS SAY THE BEST WAY TO FIGHT THE BUGS IS TO DUMP OUT STANDING WATER AND OF COURSE WEAR BUG SPRAY. Return to index of stories...


TOP WINE CONSUMER-OTS


AND THIS IS A NEW STORY WE FOUND THIS MORNING:

THE TOP WINE CONSUMER IN THE WORLD.

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, THE UNITED STATES BECAME THE WORLD'S BIGGEST WINE MARKET IN 2013, BEATING FRANCE INTO SECOND PLACE. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP


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TS APARTMENT SPRINKLER-SSTOPS-VO


YOUR TIME NOW IS--

LET'S GET YOU UP TO SPEED WITH THIS MORNING'S TOP STORIES.

SIX PEOPLE ARE OUT OF THEIR HOMES --

AFTER A FAULTY SPRINKLER FLOODS THEIR APARMENTS.

IT HAPPENED AROUND MIDNIGHT AT THE LEXINGTON PALM APARTMENTS IN FORT MYERS.

OFFICIALS SAY THE SPRINKLERS WERE SET OFF BY SOMEONE WHO WAS COOKING.

THE RED CROSS IS HELPING THE FAMILIES AND GIVING THEM A PLACE TO STAY UNTIL THEIR APARTMENTS ARE REPAIRED. Return to index of stories...


TS FL SPEED LIMIT-VOTOPS


GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT SAYS HE'LL VETO A BILL THAT COULD INCREASE SPEED LIMITS ON THE INTERSTATE TO 75 MILES PER HOUR --

SUPPORTERS SAY DRIVERS ARE ALREADY GOING FAST -- AND RAISING THE SPEED LIMIT ONLY MAKES SENSE --

WHILE OPPONENTS SAY MORE SPEED MEANS MORE DEADLY ACCIDENTS --

AFTER THE GOVERNOR VETO'S THIS BILL -- THE LEGISLATURE COULD OVER-RIDE IT WITH A TWO-THIRDS VOTE IN BOTH THE HOUSE AND SENATE --

BUT THAT'S UNLIKELY TO HAPPEN. Return to index of stories...


TS FHP SUSPECT SEARCH-VOTOPS


NBC-2 IS WORKING TO GET MORE INFORMATION ON A SUSPECT SEARCH ALONG I-75.

IT HAPPENED TUESDAY NIGHT --

FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL TROOPERS SEARCHED NEAR MILE-MARKER 122.

FHP SAYS SOMEONE RAN OFF FROM A TRAFFIC STOP AROUND 8PM.

THERE WERE K9S AND A HELICOPTER SEARCHING THE AREA.

WE'RE TOLD THE DRIVER WAS EVENTUALLY ARRESTED. Return to index of stories...


TS JOHN ORR TRIAL DAY 2-VOTOPS


A DEADLY STABBING TRIAL IN COLLIER COUNTY CONTINUES TODAY.

INVESTIGATORS SAY JOHN ORR STABBED A MAN 75 TIMES IN 2011.

ORR SAYS THE 63 YEAR OLD MAN, JON WAYNE JOSEPH, RAMMED HIM WITH HIS BICYCLE AND STARTED A FIGHT.

THAT'S WHEN ORR PULLED OUT A POCKET KNIFE.

JOSEPH DIDN'T HAVE A WEAPON.

JURY SELECTION IS EXPECTED TO LAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS.

THE TRIAL SHOULD WRAP UP NEXT WEEK. Return to index of stories...


TS MOULTON IN COURT-VOTOPS


THE NORTH NAPLES WOMAN ACCUSED OF HELPING HER HUSBAND MURDER THEIR NEIGHBOR IS SCHEDULED TO APPEAR BEFORE A COLLIER COUNTY JUDGE TODAY.

DEBORAH MOULTON'S COURT HEARING WAS POSTPONED TUESDAY SO SHE COULD GET A LAWYER.

SHE HIRED A PRIVATE ATTORNEY TO HELP HER DEFENSE.

DEPUTIES SAY HER HUSBAND -- ROBERT MOULTON, SHOT SERGEY CHEP-CHUGOV -- AFTER YEARS OF DISPUTES. Return to index of stories...


NBC2 WEB AND FB TEASE-MITTO


REMEMBER YOU CAN GET THE LATEST TOP STORIES, BREAKING UPDATES AND NEWS OF THE DAY ON OUR NBC-2 FACEBOOK PAGE. WE'LL EVEN SHARE VIEWER COMMENTS LIVE ON THE AIR.

YOU CAN ALSO STAY INFORMED BY CHECKING OUT OUR WEBSITE NBC DASH TWO DOT COM. 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...