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ANCHOR SUPERS HEADLINES-trxTCMON (3)vo's
DIRECTORS PAGE HL1) PERSON HIT IN PURSUIT-vo 1
NEWS TODAY OPEN-CLIP HL2) bill nelson water releases-vo 2
HEADLINES HL3) NAPLES KITTENS-vo 3
HL1) HOME INVASION-trxSSTOP GOOD MORNING(GRIZZLY ATTACKS CAR-trxPLASMA VO
HL2) IRAQ INSURGENGY-trxVOTOPS 5:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL
HL3) TUITION HELP-trxVOTOPS TRAFFIC-NAVI
GOOD MORNING-2SHOT BIL NELSON IN FM-trxONCAM
5:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL BIL NELSON IN FM-rem
BERGDHAL IN TX TODAY-trxOC VO BIL NELSON IN FM-vo
HOME INVASION FOLO-trxSSTOPS EAniBx BIL NELSON IN FM-sot?
HOME INVASION FOLO-REM BIL NELSON IN FM-rem
HOME INVASION FOLO-VO PERSON HIT DURING PURSUIT-trxOC SS VO
HOME INVASION FOLO-SOT SS PERSON HIT DURING PURSUIT-SSTOPS VO
HOME INVASION FOLO-REM PERSON HIT DURING PURSUIT-SOTVO
CAPE SHOTS FIRED-trxONCAM COLLIER TEENS TIED UP-OC, SOTVO, SS
CAPE SHOTS FIRED-SS-VO BERGDHAL IN TX TODAY-trxOC VO
NEIGHBORS NAB BURGLAR-VO IRAQ DEVELOPMENTS-trxOC VO
NEIGHBORS NAB BURGLAR-SOTVO COULD AFFECT GAS PRICES-VOTOPS
DEAD DOLPHINS-VO MINOR IMMIGRANTS ARRIVING IN THE US-OC SOTVO WIPE
DEAD DOLPHINS-SOTVO MINOR IMMIGRANTS ARRIVING IN THE US-SOTVO
WHALE STRANDINGS DECEMBER-WIPE VOTOP WORLD CUP PROTESTS-trxOC NATSVO
WHALES JANUARY-WIPE VOTOP KANSAS TORNADO-trxOC VO
WHALES KICE ISLAND-WIPE VOTOP KANSAS TORNADO-SOT VO
Rauschenberg DAY THREE-trx OC VO DUMB CROOK CAR THIEF-trxOC VO
Rauschenberg DAY THREE-SOTVO-OC DUMB CROOK CAR THIEF-SOT VO
IRAQ INSURGENCY ISIS-trxOC VO DUMB CROOK CAR THIEF-SOT VO
SEN NELSON TOMORROW-trxOTS OC KINGS THURSDAY-trxOC VO
DISTRICT 19 VOTING-OC, SS, SS, OC KINGS THURSDAY-SOT VO
PREPAID TUITION-VO TEASE 4-2SHOT
FRONTIER NEW ROUTE-trxONCAM 1) NAPLES ZOO CATS-vo
Tease 1-2SHOT FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL
1) RED LIGHT CAMERAS-VO BREAK SEVEN 5:39:23 AM
2) FM BEAR IN A TREE-VOTOPS 5:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL 5:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
BREAKING NEWS FLOAT-TRX TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
BREAK FOUR 5:09:43 TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI
TX: ABILENE HAIL-trxNATVOTOPS NAPLES ZOO CATS-trxVOTOPS EAniBx
5:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP NAPLES ZOO CATS-REM
5:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL NAPLES ZOO CATS-VO
RED LIGHT CAMERAS-trxOC VO NAPLES ZOO CATS-SOT VO
NEW BP TRIAL-trxOC VO NAPLES ZOO CATS-REM
MANOR MELTDOWN FOLO-OC VO HEALTHY LEE SUMMITT-trxOC VO
MANOR MELTDOWN FOLO-SOTVO HEALTHY LEE SUMMITT-SOT, VIDBOX
BURGLARY RING BUSTED-OTS-SS UF DIABETES STUDY-TC MON RVL
PANTHER DEATH-TRX-OTS PROCESSED FOOD STUDY-VO
BEAR IN TREE-trxOC SS VO AMAZON MUSIC STREAMING-trxOC VO
BEAR IN TREE-SOTVO MOST POPULAR DAY TO GET HITCHED-VOTOPS
BUMPER STICKER PROTEST-SS GHWB SKY DIVE-OC VO
JAX PROPANE EXPLOSION-WIPE VOTOPS GHWB SKY DIVE-SOT VO
FL MAN HOLDS SEX SLAVES-trxOC VO FATHERS DAY REMINDER-trxOC VO
FL MAN HOLDS SEX SLAVES-SOT VO FATHERS DAY REMINDER-SOT VO
TX LANDSIDE HOME-trxVOTOPS DOG RETURNED YEARS LATER-trxOC VO
CITRUS GREENING MONEY-trx VIDBOX DOG RETURNED YEARS LATER-SOT VO
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2) SOLAR FLARE-VOTOPS FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL
WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT BREAK EIGHT 5:49:40 AM
BREAK FIVE 5:19:15 5:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
5:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP 5:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
5:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL BILL
TRAFFIC-NAVI TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIPTOPS BILL MURRAY PHOTO-OC-SS
SOLAR FLARE TODAY-CG VIDBOXTOPS GRIZZLY ATTACKS CAR-VO
SFM 41 CHANGES-OC VO GRIZZLY ATTACKS CAR-SOTVO
SFM 41 CHANGES-SOTVO VARSITY LAKES HALLOWEEN-VO
HOMESTEAD ROAD WIDENING-OC, VO VARSITY LAKES HALLOWEEN-SOTVO
HOMESTEAD ROAD WIDENING-SOTVO WHAT'S COMING UP AT 6-CLIPTOPS
LOBSTER IN HER PANTS-trxOC VO 1) BOWE BERGDAHL-PLASMA VO
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DIRECTORS PAGE


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NEWS TODAY OPEN-CLIP


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HEADLINES


RIGHT NOW.

TWO MEN WILL FACE A JUDGE TODAY - ACCUSED IN A FRIGHTENING HOME INVASION.

NBC-2 UNCOVERING THE LATEST DETAILS IN THE CASE AS YOU WAKE UP.

PLUS.

GOVERNMENTS ARE SCRAMBLING OVER WHAT'S HAPPENING IN IRAQ RIGHT NOW.

AUTHORITIES CONFIRM A REVIVED ARMY OF MILITANTS IS THREATENING TO OVER-RUN BAGDAD.

BREAKING DETAILS AHEAD.

AND.

TRACKING THE COST OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

THERE IS A NEW LAW ON THE BOOKS THAT MEANS BIG SAVINGS, IF YOU'RE SAVING UP FOR COLLEGE. Return to index of stories...


HL1) HOME INVASION-trxSSTOP


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HL2) IRAQ INSURGENGY-trxVOTOPS


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HL3) TUITION HELP-trxVOTOPS


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GOOD MORNING-2SHOT


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5:00 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...


BERGDHAL IN TX TODAY-trxOC VO


BREAKING NEWS THIS MORNING ON NBC-2.

WE'VE LEARNED THAT ARMY SERGEANT AND P-O-W BOWE BERGDAHL HAS ARRIVED AT HIS DESTINATION ON U-S SOIL.

DEFENSE OFFICIALS SAY HE MADE IT TO BROOKE ARMY MEDICAL CENTER IN SAN ANTONIO JUST A FEW HOURS AGO.

BERGDAHL WAS HELD CAPTIVE BY THE TALIBAN FOR NEARLY FIVE YEARS-

THEY RELEASED HIM IN LATE MAY IN EXCHANGE FOR FIVE TALIBAN LEADERS HELD AT GUANTANAMO BAY.

STAY WITH NBC-2 FOR BREAKING DETAILS THROUGHOUT THE DAY. Return to index of stories...


HOME INVASION FOLO-trxSSTOPS EAniBx


DEVELOPING THIS MORNING.

THESE TWO MEN ARE IN COLLIER COUNTY JAIL - AND WILL APPEAR IN COURT LATER TODAY.

THEY ARE ACCUSED IN A TERRIFYING HOME INVASION THAT HAPPENED EARLIER THIS WEEK - WHERE A TEENAGER WAS TIED UP AND THREATENED!

NBC-2'S CHRISTY ANDREWS IS COVERING THE STORY FOR US.

SHE'S LIVE OUTSIDE THE COURTHOUSE WITH THE DETAILS ON THIS CASE.

CHRISTY. Return to index of stories...


HOME INVASION FOLO-REM


THE TWO SUSPECTS WILL MAKE THIS FIRST APPEARANCES HERE AT THE COLLIER COUNTY COURT HOUSE THIS AFTERNOON.

AND IT'S ALL BECAUSE OF HOW QUICKLY THESE TEENS REACTED THAT DEPUTIES WERE ABLE TO CATCH THEM. Return to index of stories...


HOME INVASION FOLO-VO


ACCORDING TO REPORTS--

THE VICTIMS WERE HOME ALONE WATCHING A MOVIE -- WHEN THEY HEARD THE DOOR OPEN AND TWO MEN COME INSIDE.

THE TEEN SAYS HE SAW THE MEN DOWNSTAIRS AND QUICKLY TEXTED HIS GRANDFATHER -

HE DELETED THE TEXT moments BEFORE THE intruders MADE IT UPSTAIRS.

he described how ONE OF THE SUSPECTS HELD A GUN TO HIS HEAD-- AND TOOK HIS PHONE TO CHECK IF HE HAD CALLED FOR HELP.

THE OTHER TEEN WAS SOMEHOW ABLE TO CALL HIS MOTHER-- WHO CALLED 9-1-1 SAYING SHE COULD HEAR VOICES IN THE BACKGROUND-- THREATENING HER SON. Return to index of stories...


HOME INVASION FOLO-SOT SS


--TAKE SOT---

10:27-10:37

shes listening to the conversation i'm on the phone with you.

about looking for the money. looking for the guns. he has a ton of guns in the house.

DEPUTIES ARRESTED CARTER AND AYALA OUTSIDE THE HOME NEAR THE WOODS.

THE TWO TEENS WERE FOUND UPSTAIRS WITH THEIR HANDS ZIP-TIED BEHIND THEIR BACKS.

DEPUTIES SAY THEY WERE TIED SO TIGHT-- THEIR HANDS WERE TURNING BLUE. Return to index of stories...


HOME INVASION FOLO-REM


I'M LEARNING THE burglars THREATENED TO KILL THE BOYS AND THEIR FAMILIES SEVERAL TIMES.

I'LL HAVE DETAILS ON THAT COMING UP IN THE NEXT HOUR.

LIVE IN CC CA NBC2. Return to index of stories...


CAPE SHOTS FIRED-trxONCAM


NBC-2 IS WORKING FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION IN A TENSE SITUATION.

CAPE CORAL POLICE SAY A CASE OF ROAD RAGE ENDED IN GUNFIRE LAST NIGHT. Return to index of stories...


CAPE SHOTS FIRED-SS-VO


FIVE PEOPLE ARE IN CUSTODY THIS MORNING AFTER SHOTS WERE FIRED NEAR SANTA BARBRA BLVD AND KAMAL PARKWAY.

NBC2 WAS FIRST ON THE SCENE.

SO FAR WE KNOW THAT NO ONE WAS INJURED.

POLICE SAY A CAR WITH FIVE PEOPLE INSIDE STOPPED ALONG THIS ROAD AND they STARTED ARGUING WITH A

PERSON ON A BICYCLE.

THAT'S WHEN SHOTS WERE FIRED FROM THE VEHICLE-

THE FIVE PEOPLE IN THE CAR THEN TOOK OFF AND WENT INTO A NEARBY HOUSE.

CAPE POLICE SAY THE FIVE PEOPLE IN THE HOUSE WERE ARRESTED JUST A FEW BLOCKS AWAY.

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NEIGHBORS NAB BURGLAR-VO


FOR THE 3RD TIME THIS WEEK IN LEE COUNTY, NEIGHBORS HAVE TACKLED AND HELD A BAD GUY UNTIL POLICE ARRIVED.

THIS TIME A PAIR OF BROTHERS CHASED AND HELD DOWN MICHAEL SMITH

THE BROTHERS --AARON AND DANIEL CASON -- HEARD A GLASS DOOR BREAK AT THEIR NEIGHBORS HOME.

WHILE THEIR NEIGHBOR CALLED 911-- THEY WENT AFTER THE SUSPECTED BURGLAR. Return to index of stories...


NEIGHBORS NAB BURGLAR-SOTVO


Daniel Cason

Tackled Suspect

35:15 he was just telling us he couldn't breathe and let him up 35:18

Aaron Cason

Tackled Suspect

33:04 id say just another day in the neighborhood 33:06 doing what we were raised to do thats all 33:09 the right thing

DEPUTIES SAY SMITH BROKE IN THROUGH THE FRONT DOOR-- AND THEN OUT A BACK WINDOW TO ESCAPE THE BROTHERS.

HE'S FACING BURGLARY CHARGES. Return to index of stories...


DEAD DOLPHINS-VO


F-W-C IS WORKING WITH SCIENTISTS TO TRY AND FIGURE OUT WHY TWO DOLPHINS STRANDED THEMSELVES ON FORT MYERS BEACH.

NBC-2 WAS THERE DURING THE EFFORT TO SAVE THEM.

TWO TEENS ON VACATION SPOTTED THE STRANDED DOLPHINS NEAR THE FORT MYERS BEACH PIER AROUND 2-30 AM YESTERDAY MORNING.

FOR **FOUR HOURS THE TEENS SAT IN THE WATER-THROUGH STRONG RAINS TO TRY AND KEEP THE DOLPHINS ALIVE. Return to index of stories...


DEAD DOLPHINS-SOTVO


Eric Moll, rescued dolphin

:12:35 he just sat there in our hands and we just held him through the

storm and through the night.

BUTT SOT

Bailey Mullins, Tried to rescue dolphins

:14:28 we saw them and we just tried to help them out. we just felt

bad- its like a little puppy dog, like dying in our hands.

:07

THE YOUNGER, MALE DOLPHIN DIED ALMOST IMMEDIATELY.

THE OTHER FEMALE DOLPHIN WAS IN SUCH BAD SHAPE-- SHE HAD TO BE PUT DOWN ON THE WAY TO THE ANIMAL HOSPITAL. Return to index of stories...


WHALE STRANDINGS DECEMBER-WIPE VOTOP


WE'VE SEEN SEVERAL STRANDINGS RECENTLY IN SOUTH FLORIDA.

IN DECEMBER, DOZENS OF PILOT WHALES BEACHED THEMSELVES OFF THE KEYS.

THEY EVENTUALLY DIED. Return to index of stories...


WHALES JANUARY-WIPE VOTOP


A FEW WEEKS LATER, AT LEAST TWO DOZEN PILOT WHALES WERE SPOTTED NEAR LOVER'S KEY IN LEE COUNTY AND GORDON'S PASS IN COLLIER COUNTY. Return to index of stories...


WHALES KICE ISLAND-WIPE VOTOP


THE WHALES IN COLLIER LATER BEACHED THEMSELVES AND DIED ON KICE ISLAND, SOUTH OF MARCO.

BILOGISTS NEVER FOUND OUT WHAT KILLED THEM. Return to index of stories...


Rauschenberg DAY THREE-trx OC VO


THE TRIAL OVER PART OF ICONIC CAPTIVA ARTIST ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG'S FORTUNE IS EXPECTED TO WRAP UP SOMETIME NEXT WEEK.

NBC-2 WAS THERE AS TRIAL CONTINUED THURSDAY.

RAUSCHENBERG APPOINTED THREE CLOSE FRIENDS AS TRUSTEES OF HIS ESTATE SHORTLY BEFORE HIS 2008 DEATH.

NOW - THOSE TRUSTEES ARE SUING HIS FOUNDATION FOR SIXTY MILLION DOLLARS.

THEY SAY THEY'VE WORKED HARD TO MANAGE THE ESTATE AND ALSO INCREASE ITS WORTH. Return to index of stories...


Rauschenberg DAY THREE-SOTVO-OC


- We have 7,000 pieces of art. I wouldn't live long enough to finish this appraisal if I followed what you've suggested.

Lawyer - I don't doubt it. I don't doubt it. It's hard work.

No, it's impossible work

THE FOUNDATION'S ATTORNEY TOLD NBC-2-- THE TRUSTEES SHOULD BE PAID FOR THEIR SERVICES.BUT NOT SIXTY MILLION DOLLARS.

THE FOUNDATION THINKS A FAIR AMOUNT WOULD BE ABOUT 300-HUNDRED THOUSAND.

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IRAQ INSURGENCY ISIS-trxOC VO


BREAKING NEWS RIGHT NOW.

ISLAMIC FORCES ARE MAKING A FAST GRAB FOR TERRITORY IN IRAQ AND THEY'VE BEEN FRIGHTENINGLY SUCCESSFUL - ESPECIALLY CONSIDERING THE BILLIONS OF DOLLARS THE U-S INVESTED OVER MORE THAN A DECADE - AND NOT TO MENTION THE AMERICAN AND CIVILIAN LIVES LOST IN COMBAT.

THE FORCE AT WORK IS CALLED ISIS.

-THE ISLAMIC STATE OF IRAQ AND SYRIA.

MONDAY, FORCES TOOK MOSUL IN THE NORTH.

.THEN SOUTH THROUGH BAIJI AND TIKRIT.

AND RIGHT NOW, LEADERS SAY THEY ARE WITHIN 1-HUNDRED MILES OF BAGHDAD, AND ARE VOCALLY AMBITIOUS ABOUT TAKING THE CITY.

U-S GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS SAY ISIS IS LED BY A MAN CONSIDERED TO BE THE HEIR OF WHAT OSAMA BIN LADEN LEFT BEHIND.

INTELLIGENCE OFFICIALS ALSO SAY THAT HE WAS IN U-S CUSTODY AT ONE TIME, BUT ESCAPED.

SOME CONTRACTORS, AMERICAN AND FOREIGN, HAVE ALREADY BEEN GIVEN EVACUATION ORDERS SEVERAL HUNDRED HAVE ALREADY BEGUN EVACUATING. Return to index of stories...


SEN NELSON TOMORROW-trxOTS OC


U-S SENATOR BILL NELSON WILL BE IN FORT MYERS TODAY.

HE'LL BE AT THE SMALL PAVILION IN CENTENNIAL PARK TO DISCUSS A NEW PLAN TO REDUCE WATER RELEASES FROM LAKE OKECHOBEE.

IF YOU'D LIKE TO GO.NELSON WILL BE THERE AT 3 O'CLOCK. Return to index of stories...


DISTRICT 19 VOTING-OC, SS, SS, OC


EARLY VOTING IS JUST A DAY AWAY FOR THE DISTRICT 19 SPECIAL ELECTION.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN VOTING, YOU MUST LIVE IN THIS DISTRICT.

IT EFFECTS COASTAL LEE AND COLLIER COUNTIES.

HERE IS A MAP OF THE DISTRICT.

EARLY VOTING BEGINS ON SATURDAY AND CONTINUES FOR A WEEK.

CANDIDATES FOR THE OPEN CONGRESSIONAL SEAT INCLUDE CURT CLAWSON, APRIL FREEMAN, RAY NETHERWOOD, AND TIMOTHY ROSSANO.

ELECTION DAY IS JUNE TWENTY-FOURTH.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT WHERE YOU CAN VOTE, GO TO NBC DASH TWO DOT COM.

LOOK UNDER NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


PREPAID TUITION-VO


GREAT NEWS FOR PARENTS IF YOU'RE PAYING INTO A FLORIDA PREPAID COLLEGE PLAN FOR YOUR CHILD - OR CONSIDERING ONE.

THIS WEEK, GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT SIGNED A NEW TUITION LAW - THAT'LL SIGNIFICANTLY LOWER RATES.

PART OF THAT LAW COULD DROP THE AMOUNT YOU PUT INTO FLORIDA PRE-PAY BY NEARLY 20 THOUSAND DOLLARS --

LOWERING MONTHLY PAYMENTS BY 100 DOLLARS A MONTH.

ELIGIBLE ACCOUNT OWNERS WILL RECEIVE NOTIFICATION IN SEPTEMBER ABOUT SPECIFIC REFUND AND/OR PAYMENT REDUCTION INFORMATION.

FOR MORE INFORMATION - GO TO NBC-2.COM, CLICK ON NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


FRONTIER NEW ROUTE-trxONCAM


IF YOU PLAN ON HEADING TO THE AIRPORT THIS WEEKEND --LISTEN UP.

STARTING TODAY.

FRONTIER AIRLINES BEGINS NONSTOP SERVICE BETWEEN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND CLEVELAND INTERNATIONAL.

THE AIRLINE SAYS IT WILL RUN THREE WEEKLY FLIGHTS, ON WEDNESDAYS, FRIDAYS AND SUNDAYS. Return to index of stories...


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MORE THAN A MILLION DOLLARS IN FINES WILL BE PAID BACK.

.ALL BECAUSE OF A KEY RULING YESTERDAY ON A CONTROVERSIAL TRAFFIC CONTROL ITEM.

THE FULL STORY AHEAD.

PLUS.

ANOTHER BEAR ENCOUNTER TO TELL YOU ABOUT.

THIS ONE IN LEE COUNTY.

HEAR FROM THE HOMEOWNER WHO SPOTTED HIM, NEXT. Return to index of stories...


1) RED LIGHT CAMERAS-VO


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2) FM BEAR IN A TREE-VOTOPS


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FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAKING NEWS FLOAT-TRX


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BREAK FOUR 5:09:43


HIT TIME 5:09:43

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TX: ABILENE HAIL-trxNATVOTOPS


hail hits car

THAT IS SOME SERIOUS HAIL - COMING DOWN IN ABILENE TEXAS LAST NIGHT.

CARS AND BUILDINGS WERE DAMAGED THROUGHOUT PARTS OF THE CITY.

THE HAIL WAS SO BAD AT TIMES - EMERGENCY CREWS COULDN'T RESPOND TO 9-1-1 CALLS.

WHAT'S WORSE, AN ART FESTIVAL WAS GOING ON WHEN THE STORM HIT, SENDING PEOPLE SCATTERING FOR COVER.

AT LEAST SIX PEOPLE WERE INJURED. Return to index of stories...


5:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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5:12 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.

STORM CHANCES FOR FRIDAY

After morning rain and storms across the area, Thursday turned into a warm and humid day, with highs in the upper 80s to low 90s. Scattered storms will be possible this evening as temps fall into the 70s. A scattered storms also cannot be ruled out for the overnight, with lows in the low 70s.

Storm chances continue into Friday. After possibly some morning activity, expect partly cloudy skies for much of the day. Scattered storms will likely develop along and east of I-75 and push inland during the afternoon. Highs on Friday will be in the low 90s.

A more typical rainy season pattern returns for the weekend. We'll see partly cloudy skies in the morning, with PM showers and storms likely developing. Highs both Saturday and Sunday will be in the low 90s.

The wet weather pattern still looks to continue into next week, with daily chances for PM showers and storms. Highs for most of next week will be in the low 90s.

TROPICAL UPDATE

All is quiet still across the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea and the open waters of the Atlantic. In fact, dry air over the Gulf has really hindered any possible development.

No major activity is expected in the Atlantic basin over the next 5 days. Return to index of stories...


RED LIGHT CAMERAS-trxOC VO


A SUPREME COURT RULING ON THOSE CONTROVERSIAL RED LIGHT CAMERAS IS PUTTING MILLIONS OF DOLLARS BACK IN THE POCKETS OF FLORIDA DRIVERS.

COLLIER COUNTY INSTALLED SEVERAL CAMERAS BACK IN 2009.

THE COUNTY COLLECTED OVER A MILLION DOLLARS IN FINES - THEN REMOVED THEIR CAMERAS LAST YEAR.

BUT YESTERDAY, THE COURT RULED THAT THE RED LIGHT CAMERA ORDINANCES VIOLATED A STATE LAW.

DRIVERS ARE GLAD TO HEAR THE COUNTY WILL HAVE TO PAY.

THE DECISION ONLY APPLIES TO CITIES THAT INSTALLED THE CAMERAS BEFORE 2010. Return to index of stories...


NEW BP TRIAL-trxOC VO


A DEVELOPING STORY WE ARE TRACKING THIS MORNING.

WE LEARNED,A FEDERAL JUDGE HAS THROWN OUT THE CONVICTION OF A FORMER B-P ENGINEER.

KURT MIX FROM TEXAS WAS ACCUSED OF DELETING COMPANY TEXT MESSAGES RELATED TO THE 2010 GULF OIL SPILL.

HE WAS FOUND GUILTY OF OBSTRUCTING JUSTICE - BUT NOW, A JUDGE THREW OUT THAT CONVICTION, SAYING THE VERDICT WAS AFFECTED BY REMARKS THE FOREWOMAN OVERHEARD OUTSIDE THE JURY ROOM.

A NEW TRIAL IS BEING ORDERED. Return to index of stories...


MANOR MELTDOWN FOLO-OC VO


AN UPDATE NOW TO A CRACKDOWN ON LEE COUNTY CRIME.

DEPUTIES NOW SAY THEY'VE SUCCESSFULLY TAKEN 20 DEALERS OFF THE STREETS --

AFTER A MAJOR DRUG RAID.

ONE WEEK AGO --

LEE COUNTY DEPUTIES CARRIED OUT 'OPERATION MANOR MELTDOWN.'

THEY SEARCHED NINE HOUSES IN PINE MANOR LOOKING FOR KNOWN DRUG DEALERS.

THEY'VE CONTINUED TO MAKE ARRESTS SINCE THEN. Return to index of stories...


MANOR MELTDOWN FOLO-SOTVO


It was good actually to hear that they came through and did a sweep. its important to me because my kids do they want to play outside they want to be happy

DEPUTIES ARE STILL WORKING DOWN A LIST OF SUSPECTED DEALERS THEY'RE TRYING TO TRACK DOWN.

THEY'RE ENCOURAGE PINE MANOR RESIDENTS TO SPEAK UP IF THEY KNOW WHERE THESE PEOPLE COULD BE HIDING. Return to index of stories...


BURGLARY RING BUSTED-OTS-SS


THE LEE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE BELIEVES IT'S TAKEN DOWN A SUCCESSFUL BURGLARY RING.

IT HAPPENED LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT WHEN A DEPUTY PULLED OVER A PERSON FOR DRIVING ERRATICALLY ON I-75.

INSIDE WERE THESE FOUR PEOPLE.

THE DEPUTY SMELLED MARIJUANA, SEARCHED THE VEHICLE - AND REPORTEDLY FOUND - A GLASS PUNCH, A COMMON TOOL USED BY BURGLARS.

IN THE TRUCK HE FOUND ITEMS, THAT HAD BEEN REPORTED STOLEN - ALONG WITH LICENSES AND CREDIT CARDS.

DEPUTIES TELL US IN ALL - THEY FOUND STOLEN ITEMS FROM *23 VICTIMS. Return to index of stories...


PANTHER DEATH-TRX-OTS


ANOTHER FLORIDA PANTHER HAS DIED.

FLORIDA FISH AND WILDLIFE SAYS A ONE TO 2-YEAR OLD UNCOLLARED FEMALE WAS HIT BY A CAR.

IT HAPPENED AROUND MIDNIGHT WEDNESDAY NIGHT ON U-S 41, NEAR THE ENTRANCE TO COLLIER SEMINOLE STATE PARK.

THIS IS THE 16TH PANTHER TO DIE THIS YEAR - THE 11TH BY A CAR. Return to index of stories...


BEAR IN TREE-trxOC SS VO


A BLACK BEAR IS SPOTTED ROAMING NEAR HOUSES IN FORT MYERS.

IT HAPPENED ALONG THE CALOOSAHATCHEE RIVER ON EAST RIVERSIDE DRIVE.

EVAN DANIELL AND HIS WIFE TELL US THEY STEPPED ON THE BACK PORCH TO ENJOY A CUP OF COFFEE THURSDAY MORNING.

THAT'S WHEN THEY SPOTTED THE BEAR IN THE BACKYARD, JUST 10 FEET AWAY.

EVAN SAYS THE BEAR LOOKED AT THEM --

THEN DARTED UP AN OAK TREE WHERE HE STAYED FOR HOURS. Return to index of stories...


BEAR IN TREE-SOTVO


"i've had sharks in the swimming pool, otters in the ponds, gators under the pier, but never had a bear in the yard."

THE BEAR FINALLY CAME DOWN AND TOOK A DIP IN THE COUPLE'S SWIMMING POOL - BEFORE HEADING DOWN THE ROAD. Return to index of stories...


BUMPER STICKER PROTEST-SS


A TAMPA BAY AREA MAN MAY RECEIVE A HEFTY FINE FOR HIS UNIQUE PROTEST OF A JUDGE.

JOE MAZZARA - NOT HAPPY WITH THE WAY JUDGE JACK HELINGER HANDLED HIS DIVORCE PROCEEDING.

SO IN RETALIATION HE PRINTED UP HUNDREDS OF BUMPER STICKERS ASKING VOTERS TO OUST THE JUDGE.

BUT THAT'S NOT WHAT'S GOT HIM IN TROUBLE.

APPARENTLY HE'S BEEN PLACING THE STICKERS ALL OVER THE AREA- EVEN ON STREET SIGNS WHICH IS ILLEGAL.

POLICE HAVE GONE SO FAR TO FINGERPRINT THE STICKERS TO PROVE HE PUT THEM THERE.

HE'S NOW FACING 12 COUNTS OF VANDALISM. Return to index of stories...


JAX PROPANE EXPLOSION-WIPE VOTOPS


IN JACKSONVILLE, EIGHT PEOPLE ARE OUT OF A HOME AFTER A PROPANE TANK EXPLOSION.

AUTHORITIES SAY A FIRE STARTED IN THE BACKYARD OF THE HOME - THEN IT SPREAD TO THE TANK, WHICH BLEW UP.

A 17-YEAR-OLD AND TWO CHILDREN WERE AT HOME WHEN THE FIRE SPREAD TO THE HOME.

THEY WERE ABLE TO ESCAPE WITHOUT INJURY.

FIREFIGHTERS SAY THE HOME IS A TOTAL LOSS. Return to index of stories...


FL MAN HOLDS SEX SLAVES-trxOC VO


LISTEN TO THIS ONE.

AN ACCOUNTANT FROM GAINESVILLE IS ACCUSED OF HOLDING WOMEN AS SEX SLAVES.

ALACHUA COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED 53 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY DEEGAN.

HE OWNS A TAX SERVICE, AND HE'S WELL KNOWN IN THE AREA.

INVESTIGATORS SAY HE DRUGGED AND TRAPPED THE WOMEN IN HIS HOUSE.

HE'S ALSO ACCUSED OF RECORDING THE SEX ACTS - EVEN STREAMING THEM ON THE INTERNET. Return to index of stories...


FL MAN HOLDS SEX SLAVES-SOT VO


"It's a prominent neighborhood. It is an upper-class neighborhood. And no one really saw it coming."

DEPUTIES THINK THIS WENT ON FOR AT LEAST THREE MONTHS. Return to index of stories...


TX LANDSIDE HOME-trxVOTOPS


HERE'S AN UPDATE TO A STORY WE SHOWED YOU YESTERDAY MORNING.

A LUXURY HOME DANGLING OVER A CLIFF NEAR FORTH WORTH, TEXAS WILL BE DESTROYED LATER TODAY.

THE U.S. ARMY CORPS SAYS THE OWNER OF THIS HOME IS ALLOWING THE HOUSE TO BE SET ON FIRE.

THE EDGE OF THE FOUR-THOUSAND SQUARE-FOOT HOME ON LAKE WHITNEY IS NOW HANGING ABOUT 75-FEET ABOVE THE LAKE. AS THE CLIFF IT SITS ON COLLAPSES. Return to index of stories...


CITRUS GREENING MONEY-trx VIDBOX


THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCED THIS WEEK -- IT PLANS TO SPEND MILLIONS OF DOLLARS TO FIGHT CITRUS GREENING EPIDEMIC.

25-MILLION DOLLARS WILL COME FROM THE 20-14 FARM BILL.

THE U-S-D-A ALSO SET ASIDE ANOTHER 6-POINT-5 MILLION FOR PROJECTS THROUGH A GROUP FORMED TO COMBAT GREENING.

THE DISEASE IS DECIMATING FLORIDA CITRUS TREES. ITS SPREAD BY A TINY INSECT --

AND THERE'S NO CURE.

FLORIDA'S ORANGE CROP IS EXPECTED TO HAVE ITS LOWEST HARVEST IN DECADES. Return to index of stories...


Tease 2-2SHOT


A BUSY PART OF U-S 41 NOW HAS SOME NEW OCCUPANTS - OPEN FOR BUSINESS.

WE'LL TALK ABOUT WHO'S TAKING THE PLACE OF THE OLD CLARION HOTEL.

PLUS.

VIDEO YOU HAVE TO SEE, AND A WARNING FROM NASA.

WE HAVE A NEW AND HUMBLING LOOK AT ONE OF OUR SUN'S MOST POWERFUL TRAITS. Return to index of stories...


1) SFM 41 BUSINESS CHANGES-VO


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2) SOLAR FLARE-VOTOPS


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WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT


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BREAK FIVE 5:19:15


HIT TIME 5:19:15 AM

LENGTH 2:30 Return to index of stories...


5:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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5:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


Day Planner

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.

STORM CHANCES FOR FRIDAY

After morning rain and storms across the area, Thursday turned into a warm and humid day, with highs in the upper 80s to low 90s. Scattered storms will be possible this evening as temps fall into the 70s. A scattered storms also cannot be ruled out for the overnight, with lows in the low 70s.

Storm chances continue into Friday. After possibly some morning activity, expect partly cloudy skies for much of the day. Scattered storms will likely develop along and east of I-75 and push inland during the afternoon. Highs on Friday will be in the low 90s.

A more typical rainy season pattern returns for the weekend. We'll see partly cloudy skies in the morning, with PM showers and storms likely developing. Highs both Saturday and Sunday will be in the low 90s.

The wet weather pattern still looks to continue into next week, with daily chances for PM showers and storms. Highs for most of next week will be in the low 90s.

TROPICAL UPDATE

All is quiet still across the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea and the open waters of the Atlantic. In fact, dry air over the Gulf has really hindered any possible development.

No major activity is expected in the Atlantic basin over the next 5 days. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC-NAVI


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-CLIPTOPS


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SOLAR FLARE TODAY-CG VIDBOXTOPS


N-A-S-A HAS CAPTURED DRAMATIC IMAGES OF THE SUN AS IT EMITTED THREE MAJOR SOLAR FLARES OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS.

THE FLARES CAN EMIT POWERFUL BURSTS OF RADIATION - SOME OF WHICH, CAN PASS THROUGH THE EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE.

HUMANS ON THE GROUND WONT BE AFFECTED.

BUT SCIENTISTS SAY IF THE FLARES ARE POWERFUL ENOUGH, AND AIMED A CERTAIN WAY - THEY COULD AFFECT GPS AND OTHER ELECTRONICS. Return to index of stories...


SFM 41 CHANGES-OC VO


THERE ARE SOME NEW RESTAURANT CHOICES OFF U-S 41 IN SOUTH FORT MYERS.

THE FIRST BUSINESS OPENED THURSDAY WHERE THE OLD CLARION HOTEL ONCE STOOD.

THE WISCONSIN BASED RESTURANT CHAIN CULVERS HELD A RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY.

A FEW OTHERS WILL OPEN THEIR DOORS SOON -- LIKE POLLO TROPICAL, AND CHIPOTLE.

DEVELOPERS ARE CALLING THIS -- THE REBIRTH OF THIS SECTION OF SOUTH FORT MYERS. Return to index of stories...


SFM 41 CHANGES-SOTVO


06:53:26"There's some very large development coming in our area that

I'll be able to share with you in the next couple of months that are

really going to change the landscape of this portion of Fort Myers" Dan

Creighton, Creighton Development & Construction

WITHIN THE LAST YEAR MORE THAN A DOZEN NEW BUSINESSES HAVE OPENED IN THE AREA.

CITY OFFICIALS ARE EXCITED BECAUSE THEY SAY THAT ALSO MEANS MORE JOBS. Return to index of stories...


HOMESTEAD ROAD WIDENING-OC, VO


LEE COUNTY HAS A MAJOR ROAD PROJECT COMING UP.

IT'S A 13-POINT-FIVE MILLION DOLLAR PROJECT TO WIDEN HOMESTEAD ROAD.

THE PROJECT WILL TURN THE ROAD INTO FOUR LANES IN LEHIGH ACRES FROM ALABAMA ROAD TO SUNRISE BOULEVARD.

THE MONEY NEEDED FOR THIS PROJECT WAS NOT AVAILABLE LAST YEAR.

NOW FUNDS FROM THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND ARE AVAILABLE FOR THE PROJECT SET TO START IN 2015. Return to index of stories...


HOMESTEAD ROAD WIDENING-SOTVO


SOTS

Dalton Williams/Lehigh Acres Resident/05:40:19 " Usually just on the corners because cars tend not to really slow down they just take the curve pretty fast." 05:40:25

david milburn/ Resident/ 05:33:41 " The road just needs to be widened, we just have too much

out here and not enough ways to move around." 05:33:49

COMMISSIONERS WILL DISCUSS THE PROJECT NEXT TUESDAY AND NEGOTIATE CONDEMING PARTS OF THE AREA TO MOVE FORWARD.

THE ROAD WORK SHOULD FINISH IN 2017. Return to index of stories...


LOBSTER IN HER PANTS-trxOC VO


LISTEN TO THIS.

A WOMAN IN VOLUSIA COUNTY, HAS BEEN ARRESTED FOR ALLEGEDLY STEALING LOBSTER TAILS BY HIDING THEM IN HER PANTS.

POLICE SAY THIS SECURITY VIDEO SHOWS NICHOLE REED GRABBING *SEVEN LOBSTER TAILS AND STUFFING THEM INTO HER PANTS.

WHEN POLICE FINALLY CAUGHT UP TO REED, SHE SAID SHE WAS GOING TO TRADE THE TAILS FOR MONEY TO BUY PAIN KILLERS.

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TEASE 3-clip


BREAKING NEWS WE ARE FOLLOWING.

BOWE BERGDAHL, WHO'S BEEN RECOVERING IN GERMANY AFTER FIVE YEARS AS A TALIBAN CAPTIVE, IS BACK IN THE UNITED STATES.

NBC-2 IS TRACKING THE LATEST DETAILS.

PLUS.

WE'RE WORKING FOR THE LATEST DETAILS IN A STRANGE CASE IN COLLIER COUNTY - A MAN RUNS FROM DEPUTIES WHILE IN HANDCUFFS.

HE GETS HIT BY A CAR.

INVESTIGATORS NOW SAY HE'S CONNECTED TO A MARIJUANA GROW OPERATION.

THAT STORY AND MORE AHEAD AT 5:30 Return to index of stories...


1) BERGDAHL-VOTOPS


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2) person hit during chase-VOTOPS


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BREAK SIX 5:27:01 AM


HIT TIME 5:27:01 AM

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HEADLINES-trxTCMON (3)vo's


god morning and happy friday I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

RIGHT NOW - OUR MORNING TEAM IS WORKING FOR NEW DETAILS IN THIS STRANGE CASE.

A MAN, UNDER ARREST, RUNS FROM DEPUTIES, THEN GETS HIT BY A CAR!

WE'RE LEARNING MORE ABOUT WHY HE WIGGED OUT.

PLUS.

SENATOR BILL NELSON WILL BE IN FORT MYERS TODAY.

HE'LL BE TALKING ABOUT THIS - WATER QUALITY ISSUES, CAUSED BY RELEASES FROM LAKE OKEECHOBEE.

WE'RE HAVE DETAILS ON HIS VISIT, AND RECENT LEGISLATION MEANT TO PROTECT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER.

AND.

WE WILL TAKE YOU TO THE NAPLES ZOO, WHERE KEEPERS WILL SHOW US SOME NEW CUTE AND CUDDLY KITTENS.

THESE AREN'T HOUSE CATS.

A LIVE REPORT IN THE NEXT HALF HOUR. Return to index of stories...


HL1) PERSON HIT IN PURSUIT-vo 1


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HL2) bill nelson water releases-vo 2


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HL3) NAPLES KITTENS-vo 3


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GOOD MORNING(GRIZZLY ATTACKS CAR-trxPLASMA VO


THANKS KRISTA.

GOOD MORNING EVERYONE I'M CLAY MILLER.

WE'VE GOT ANOTHER BEAR STORY FOR YOU

CHECK IT OUT.

A WOMAN IN CANADA SAYS HER CAR WAS ATTACKED BY AN ANGRY BEAR.

HER STORY AND VIDEO OF THE DAMAGE NEXT BUT FIRST, HALEY. Return to index of stories...


5:30 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.

STORM CHANCES FOR FRIDAY

After morning rain and storms across the area, Thursday turned into a warm and humid day, with highs in the upper 80s to low 90s. Scattered storms will be possible this evening as temps fall into the 70s. A scattered storms also cannot be ruled out for the overnight, with lows in the low 70s.

Storm chances continue into Friday. After possibly some morning activity, expect partly cloudy skies for much of the day. Scattered storms will likely develop along and east of I-75 and push inland during the afternoon. Highs on Friday will be in the low 90s.

A more typical rainy season pattern returns for the weekend. We'll see partly cloudy skies in the morning, with PM showers and storms likely developing. Highs both Saturday and Sunday will be in the low 90s.

The wet weather pattern still looks to continue into next week, with daily chances for PM showers and storms. Highs for most of next week will be in the low 90s.

TROPICAL UPDATE

All is quiet still across the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea and the open waters of the Atlantic. In fact, dry air over the Gulf has really hindered any possible development.

No major activity is expected in the Atlantic basin over the next 5 days. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC-NAVI


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...


BIL NELSON IN FM-trxONCAM


SENATOR BILL NELSON WILL BE IN FORT MYERS THIS AFTERNOON.

HIS MAIN FOCUS--- THE WATER RELEASES FROM LAKE OKEECHOBEE-- AFFECTING OUR WATERS HERE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

IT'S BEEN ALMOST A YEAR SINCE HE GAVE AN AGGRESSIVE WARNING-- SAYING LEE COUNTY TOURISM WAS IN DANGER BECAUSE OF THE RELEASES Return to index of stories...


BIL NELSON IN FM-rem


ON CAM

SENATOR BILL NELSON WILL MEET WITH A GROUP OF LOCAL OFFICIALS TO TALK ABOUT THE WATER RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT ACT AND THE CALOOSAHATCHEE RIVER. Return to index of stories...


BIL NELSON IN FM-vo


NELSON PUSHED TO HAVE A NUMBER OF FLORIDA Plans INCLUDED IN THE BILL-- INCLUDING THE C-43 RESERVOIR.

HE ARGUED IT WOULD HELP STOP THE HIGH FLOW RELEASES FROM LAKE OKEECHOBEE IN THE CALOOSAHATCHEE RIVER DURING THE WET SEASON.

IN AN INTERVIEW WITH NBC2 LAST SUMMER -- NELSON COMPARED THE WATER RELEASES TO THE GULF OIL SPILL'S IMPACT ON SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

HE THEN TOLD US HE WAS FIGHTING TO BRING RELIEF TO OUR DARK BEACHES. Return to index of stories...


BIL NELSON IN FM-sot?


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BIL NELSON IN FM-rem


THE SENATOR WILL BE AT THE SMALL PAVILION IN CENTENNIAL PARK STARTING AT 3 THIS AFTERNOON. Return to index of stories...


PERSON HIT DURING PURSUIT-trxOC SS VO


THIS MORNING, WE KNOW THAT A MAN WHO WAS HIT BY A CAR LAST NIGHT, WHILE IN HANDCUFFS AND TRYING TO ESCAPE DEPUTIES--

. IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION.

IT STARTED THURSDAY AFTERNOON ON IMMOKALEE ROAD.

INVESTIGATORS PULLED THE MAN OVER AND ARRESTED HIM.

THEY BELIEVE HE WAS LINKED TO A GROW HOUSE OPERATION IN NAPLES.

BUT DEPUTIES SAY HE THEN TOOK OFF RUNNING -- AND CHARGED OUT IN FRONT OF A CAR.

HIS INJURIES WERE BAD ENOUGH, HE WAS TAKEN TO LEE MEMOIRAL HOSPITAL BY A MEDICAL HELICOPTER. Return to index of stories...


PERSON HIT DURING PURSUIT-SSTOPS VO


OVER ON KERI ISLAND DRIVE IN NAPLES --

NEIGHBORS SAY THE SAME MAN RENTS THIS HOUSE.

INVESTIGATORS SIFTED THROUGH THE HOME.

THEY PULLED OUT MULITPLE PLANTS AND THAT'S WHAT THEY WERE ARRESTING HIM FOR WHEN HE DARTED OFF INTO TRAFFIC. Return to index of stories...


PERSON HIT DURING PURSUIT-SOTVO


"That's terrible I can't imagine why anyone would do something like that if you're rested you go with the flow if you tried escaping you know you're just going to be caught"

INVESTIGATORS HAVE NOT RELEASED THE MAN'S NAME. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER TEENS TIED UP-OC, SOTVO, SS


TERRIFYING MOMENTS FOR A COLLIER FAMILY FORCED TO LISTEN HELPLESSLY AS THEIR TEENAGED GRANDSON WAS TIED-UP AND THREATENED BY INTRUDERS.

Caller-

"He's obviously laid the phone down and someone is threatening him and I don't know where he is."

Caller-

"We're listening to the conversation. He's put the phone down I guess and someone is in the room threatening him I guess saying you have a mom, you have a dad, I'm going to kill you."

IT HAPPENED WEDNESDAY NIGHT -- AT A HOME ON STATE ROAD 29.

DEPUTIES ARRESTED TWO MEN -- AFTER THEY WERE SPOTTED HIDING IN THE WOODS.

ALBERTO AYALA AND KELLY CARTER ARE IN JAIL THIS MORNING.

DETECTIVES SAY THEY ARE NOT PART OF THE CRIME RING RESPONSIBLE FOR A SLEW OF RECENT HOME INVASIONS IN COLLIER COUNTY.

THEY WILL APPEAR IN COURT LATER THIS AFTERNOON, COUNT ON NBC-2 TO BE THERE. Return to index of stories...


BERGDHAL IN TX TODAY-trxOC VO


BREAKING NEWS THIS MORNING ON NBC-2.

WE'VE LEARNED THAT ARMY SERGEANT AND P-O-W BOWE BERGDAHL HAS ARRIVED AT HIS DESTINATION ON U-S SOIL.

DEFENSE OFFICIALS SAY HE MADE IT TO BROOKE ARMY MEDICAL CENTER IN SAN ANTONIO JUST A FEW HOURS AGO.

BERGDAHL WAS HELD CAPTIVE BY THE TALIBAN FOR NEARLY FIVE YEARS-

THEY RELEASED HIM IN LATE MAY IN EXCHANGE FOR FIVE TALIBAN LEADERS HELD AT GUANTANAMO BAY.

STAY WITH NBC-2 FOR BREAKING DETAILS THROUGHOUT THE DAY. Return to index of stories...


IRAQ DEVELOPMENTS-trxOC VO


BREAKING NEWS.

PRESIDENT OBAMA IS CALLING THE SITUATION IN IRAQ AN EMERGENCY, AND VOWED IMMEDIATE U-S MILITARY ACTION.

IN JUST A FEW DAYS, A MILITANT GROUP HAS TAKEN OVER AT LEAST THREE KEY CITIES, AND NOW THREATENS TO TAKE BAGHDAD.

THEY ARE CALLED ISIS, THE ISLAMIC STATE OF IRAQ AND SYRIA. MAKING LIGHTNING SPEED FROM CITY TO CITY ACROSS THE IRAQI COUNTRYSIDE AND A BIG PART OF THAT COUNTRY HAS FALLEN TO THEIR CONTROL. Return to index of stories...


COULD AFFECT GAS PRICES-VOTOPS


AND HERE'S ONE WAY THIS CRISIS COULD AFFECT YOU.

WE'RE LEARNING GAS PRICES MAY SOAR.

OVERNIGHT, THE COST OF CRUDE OIL REACHED AN EIGHT-MONTH HIGH. Return to index of stories...


MINOR IMMIGRANTS ARRIVING IN THE US-OC SOTVO WIPE


THE U-S GOVERNMENT IS RESPONDING TO A DRAMATIC INCREASE OF YOUNG IMMIGRANTS CROSSING OUR BORDER.

THE MAJORITY ARE FROM CENTRAL AMERICA, AND THEY'RE COMING ACROSS THE RIO GRANDE.

HOMELAND SECURITY IS GIVING PARENTS OF THESE CHILDREN A WARNING.

"It is not safe. Is not a desirable situation. and I would encourage NO parent to send their child - or send FOR their child - through this process."

BORDER PATROLS CANT HANDLE THE AMOUNT OF PEOPLE COMING OVER.

SO THERE ARE COMPLAINTS ABOUT POOR TREATMENT IN OVERCROWDED HOLDING CELLS.

THE GOVERNMENT IS RESPONDING BY SENDING MORE AID, SPECIFICALLY FOR CHILDREN, AND BEEFING UP BORDER ENFORCEMENT AND DEPORTATION EFFORTS.

THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION CITES VIOLENCE AND POVERTY IN PARTS OF CENTRAL AMERICA FOR THE CRISIS.

REPUBLICANS BLAME LAX BORDER ENFORCEMENT. Return to index of stories...


MINOR IMMIGRANTS ARRIVING IN THE US-SOTVO


Texas 1:08-1:14

"The perception is that there ARE no consequences to illegally entering the United States."

DEMOCRATS CONTROL THE SENATE, AND THEY'VE PASSED AN IMMIGRATION REFORM BILL.

THEY SAY IT'S UP TO HOUSE REPUBLICANS TO ACT.

BOTH THE HOUSE AND SENATE HAVE APPROVED ADDITIONAL MONEY TO HELP THE BORDER PATROL ADDRESS THIS PROBLEM.

PRIVATE VOLUNTEER GROUPS ARE ALSO OFFERING SUPPORT. Return to index of stories...


WORLD CUP PROTESTS-trxOC NATSVO


A C-N-N REPORTER GOT CAUGHT IN THE MIDDLE OF A VIOLENT PROTEST IN BRAZIL, ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE WORLD CUP.

it looks like protesters want to start get moving and there's some pushing back as you can see. BOOM! Gotta go, that hit my arm

POLICE HAD TO USE TEAR GAS AND STUN GRENADES TO BREAK UP THE DEMONSTRATION IN SAO PAULO.

PROTESTERS ARE UPSET ABOUT ALL THE MONEY BEING SPENT ON THE SOCCER TOURNAMENT. Return to index of stories...


KANSAS TORNADO-trxOC VO


SEVERE WEATHER IN THE MIDWEST.

PEOPLE ARE CLEANING UP AFTER AN EF-1 TORNADO TORE THROUGH LOGAN COUNTY, KANSAS WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAYS THE TORNADO WAS AN ISOLATED EVENT WITH MOSTLY STRAIGHT-LINE WIND.

THAT DOESN'T MEAN IT WASN'T DANGEROUS.

THINGS LIKE TWO-BY-FOURS WERE DRIVEN FIVE FEET INTO THE GROUND

NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED.

ONE HOMEOWNER TALKS ABOUT WHAT SHE SAW. Return to index of stories...


KANSAS TORNADO-SOT VO


S/ Diana McDaniel/ Homeowner:08

"We all heard a noise, and we weren't sure what it was, and three or four two-by-fours came through the ceiling in the kitchen where I was cooking."

SHE ALSO SAYS THE STORM RIPPED APART HER SHED AND DID SOM MINOR DAMAGE TO HER HOME. Return to index of stories...


DUMB CROOK CAR THIEF-trxOC VO


IN MISSISSIPPI.

A CAR BURGLARY SUSPECT IS IN JAIL AFTER A PRETTY BOLD MOVE.

AUTHORITIES SAY HE BROKE INTO A CAR, JUST A FEW FEET FROM THE RIDGELAND POLICE DEPARTMENT FRONT DOOR.

18 YEAR OLD EDWARD BOYD WAS ARRESTED IN JACKSON WEDNESDAY.

ALL POLICE HAD TO DO WAS LOOK AT THEIR SECURITY FOOTAGE. Return to index of stories...


DUMB CROOK CAR THIEF-SOT VO


"He breaks out the left window of our victim's car where the purse was, takes that purse and leaves in his car."

AND GET THIS.

POLICE SAY BOYD WAS AT ALREADY AT COURT TO APPEAR ON A PREVIOUS LARCENY CHARGE.

OFFICERS SAY A GUN WHICH WAS IN THE STOLEN PURSE, WAS RECOVERED AT HIS HOME DURING THE ARREST. Return to index of stories...


DUMB CROOK CAR THIEF-SOT VO


WAITYou're not going to get away with something like this. This falls under that dumb crook news category."

BOYD'S GIRLFRIEND WAS ALSO ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH ACCESSORY IN THE BURGLARY. Return to index of stories...


KINGS THURSDAY-trxOC VO


THURSDAY WAS AN OFF-DAY FOR THE STANLEY CUP FINALS.

THE LOS ANGELES KINGS LOST TO THE NEW YORK RANGERS 2-1 IN GAME FOUR, THEN FLEW OVERNIGHT BACK HOME, AND WENT THROUGH A LIGHT SKATE IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA.

UP THREE GAMES TO ONE WITH A CHANCE TO WRAP UP THEIR SECOND STANLEY CUP IN THREE YEARS, THE KINGS ARE FEELING GOOD ABOUT GAME FIVE AT THE STAPLES CENTER. Return to index of stories...


KINGS THURSDAY-SOT VO


S/ Darryl Sutter/Kings Head Coach:15

"Every opportunity is an opportunity to win a game or be eliminated or win a series. Doesn't make any more difference tomorrow than it did last night. That's a fact."

GAME FIVE IS TONIGHT AT THE STAPLES CENTER.

YOU CAN WATCH RIGHT HERE ON NBC-2 starting at 8 o'clock. Return to index of stories...


TEASE 4-2SHOT


WE HAVE A SPECIAL TREAT THIS MORNING.WE'RE #LIVE WITH KITTENS!

BUT, THESE AREN'T YOU'RE ORDINARY BABY CATS.THESE ARE NEW TO THE NAPLES ZOO.A SNEAK PEAK NEXT. Return to index of stories...


1) NAPLES ZOO CATS-vo


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FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK SEVEN 5:39:23 AM


HIT TIME 5:39:23 AM

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


5:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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5:42 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.

STORM CHANCES FOR FRIDAY

After morning rain and storms across the area, Thursday turned into a warm and humid day, with highs in the upper 80s to low 90s. Scattered storms will be possible this evening as temps fall into the 70s. A scattered storms also cannot be ruled out for the overnight, with lows in the low 70s.

Storm chances continue into Friday. After possibly some morning activity, expect partly cloudy skies for much of the day. Scattered storms will likely develop along and east of I-75 and push inland during the afternoon. Highs on Friday will be in the low 90s.

A more typical rainy season pattern returns for the weekend. We'll see partly cloudy skies in the morning, with PM showers and storms likely developing. Highs both Saturday and Sunday will be in the low 90s.

The wet weather pattern still looks to continue into next week, with daily chances for PM showers and storms. Highs for most of next week will be in the low 90s.

TROPICAL UPDATE

All is quiet still across the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea and the open waters of the Atlantic. In fact, dry air over the Gulf has really hindered any possible development.

No major activity is expected in the Atlantic basin over the next 5 days. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION PROJECT?

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


NAPLES ZOO CATS-trxVOTOPS EAniBx


THIS WEEKEND IS OF COURSE FATHERS DAY WEEKEND. THERE ARE LOTS OF EVENTS GOING ON AROUND TOWN.

IF YOU WANT TO GET THE FAMILY OUT AND DO SOMETHING FUN WE HAVE SOMETHING FOR YOU--- LOTS OF NEW ANIMALS AT THE NAPLES ZOO!!! AND THEY HAVE SOME ADMISSION SPECIALS FOR DAD'S BIG DAY.

WE SENT NBC 2'S SAM SWEENEY DOWN THERE TO INTRODUCE US TO THE NEWEST ARRIVALS--- THE CUDDLY AND CUTE KITTENS.

SAM?

ADLIBB

---THESE ARE THE NEW KITTENS. CUDDLY AND CUTE AS CUBS BUT KILLERS AS ADULTS.

--JUST ARRIVED. VERY POPULAR--- INTERESTING FACTS

--FATHERS DAY SPECIAL-- FREE ADMISSION WITH A BOTTLE OF COLOGNE --OR A COUPON FROM THEIR WEBSITE.

--ALSO NEW--- BRAND NEW SOUTH AMERICAN EXHIBIT.

-- NEW SLOTH AND OTHER ANIMALS.

-- LOTS OF FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY SEE YA THIS WEEKEND.

LIVE AT THE NAPLES ZOO SAM SWEENEY NBC 2 Return to index of stories...


NAPLES ZOO CATS-REM


ADLIBB

---THESE ARE THE NEW KITTENS. CUDDLY AND CUTE AS CUBS BUT KILLERS AS ADULTS.

--JUST ARRIVED. VERY POPULAR--- INTERESTING FACTS

--FATHERS DAY SPECIAL-- FREE ADMISSION WITH A BOTTLE OF COLOGNE --OR A COUPON FROM THEIR WEBSITE.

--ALSO NEW--- BRAND NEW SOUTH AMERICAN EXHIBIT.

-- NEW SLOTH AND OTHER ANIMALS.

-- LOTS OF FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY SEE YA THIS WEEKEND.

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NAPLES ZOO CATS-VO


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NAPLES ZOO CATS-SOT VO


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NAPLES ZOO CATS-REM


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HEALTHY LEE SUMMITT-trxOC VO


GOOD NEWS IF YOU LIVE IN LEE COUNTY -- THE OVERALL HEALTH OF THE COUNTY IS IMPROVING.

IN 2010, LEE COUNTY RANKED 30TH IN THE STATE FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS.

IT'S NOW 23RD IN THE STATE.

THIS WEEK, MEMBERS OF THE ORGANIZATION CALLED HEALTHY LEE HELD THEIR ANNUAL MEETING TO TALK ABOUT THE RESULTS. Return to index of stories...


HEALTHY LEE SUMMITT-SOT, VIDBOX


Robbie Roepstorff, Chairperson, Healthy Lee Steering Committee

05:27:00 There's a lot of more things to do. We just can't stop here. Because health is just like anything, if you don't keep on top of your health all the efforts you did it won't stay that way. So you have to stay with your health."

:05:27:18

ACCORDING TO THE CDC, COLLIER COUNTY IS THE THIRD HEALTHIEST IN THE STATE.

DESOTO COUNTY IS 13TH, AND LEE IS 23RD. Return to index of stories...


UF DIABETES STUDY-TC MON RVL


THE HEALTH SUMMITT COMES ON THE SAME DAY WE LEARNED STARTLING INFORMATION ABOUT TYPE TWO DIABETES.

ACCORDING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA, WOMEN WHO SIT MORE THAN 16 HOURS A DAY HAVE THE HIGHEST RISK OF DEVELOPING DIABETES.

WHAT'S MORE ALARMING IS THAT THE RISK STAYS THE SAME, EVEN IF YOU EXERCISE REGULARLY.

CHANCES OF DEVELOPING THE DISEASE INCREASE IF A PERSON IS OBESE. Return to index of stories...


PROCESSED FOOD STUDY-VO


A NEW STUDY UNCOVERS THE HEALTH RISKS FOR MEN WHO EAT PROCESSED RED MEATS.

RESEARCHERS FOUND THOSE WHO ATE THE MOST FOODS LIKE SALAMI AND SAUSAGE, HAD A HIGHER RISK FOR HEART FAILURE.

THEY WERE ALSO MORE LIKELY TO DIE OF HEART FAILURE.

EXPERTS SAY THE SODIUM, NITRATES AND OTHER FOOD ADDITIVES IN PROCESSED RED MEAT MAY BE TO BLAME.

THE RESEARCH IS PUBLISHED IN AN AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION JOURNAL. Return to index of stories...


AMAZON MUSIC STREAMING-trxOC VO


AMAZON LAUNCHED A NEW MUSIC STREAMING MUSIC SERVICE ON THURSDAY.

PEOPLE WHO PAY $99 A YEAR FOR AMAZON'S PRIME SERVICE CAN LISTEN TO TENS OF THOUSANDS OF ALBUMS FOR NO EXTRA COST.

BY ADDING MUSIC, AMAZON IS HOPING TO HOOK NEW CUSTOMERS AND RETAIN EXISTING ONES ON ITS PRIME FREE-SHIPPING PLAN. Return to index of stories...


MOST POPULAR DAY TO GET HITCHED-VOTOPS


are you going to a wedding this saturday.

THIS SATURDAY IS EXPECTED TO BE THE MOST POPULAR DATE TO GET MARRIED SO FAR THIS YEAR.

ACCORDING TO DAVID'S BRIDAL, JUST OVER 26-THOUSAND PEOPLE NATIONWIDE ARE EXPECTED TO WED.

WHEN ASKED, 82-PERCENT OF COUPLES SAY LIVING TOGETHER BEFORE SAYING "I DO" IS FINE.

AND AS FOR THE COST OF THE SPECIAL DAY, THEKNOT.COM SAYS THE AVERAGE AMERICAN WEDDING COMES IN JUST UNDER 29-THOUSAND DOLLARS. Return to index of stories...


GHWB SKY DIVE-OC VO


THE 41ST PRESIDENT TURNED 90 YEARS OLD THIS WEEK.

AND GEORGE H-W BUSH, DECIDED TO CELEBRATE BY JUMPING OUT OF A PERFECTLY GOOD AIRPLANE.

THE FORMER PRESIDENT FLEW ONBOARD A U-S ARMY GOLDEN KNIGHTS HELICOPTER.AND JUMPED OUT OVER THE ATLANTIC OCEAN.

HE LANDED ONTO AN "X" AT THE FAMILY COMPOUND.

AFTER A ROUGH.BUT SUCCESSFUL TOUCHDOWN, HE TALKED ABOUT THE BIRTHDAY JUMP WITH HIS GRANDDAUGHTER.NBC'S JEANNA BUSH HAGER. Return to index of stories...


GHWB SKY DIVE-SOT VO


GBSR: HOW DID IT LOOK COMING DOWN, PRETTY GOOD?

JBH: IT LOOKED AMAZING, WAS IT FUN?

GBSR: YEAH.

JBH: WAS IT GREAT? THE LANDING CAME IN A LITTLE HOT. DID IT HURT?

GBSR: I'LL BE OKAY.

JBH: WE LOVE YOU GAMPY.

WAIT

THE FAMILY ALSO THREW THE FORMER PRESIDENT A PRIVATE DINNER IN HIS HONOR THAT INCLUDED MORE THAN 200 RELATIVES AND FRIENDS. Return to index of stories...


FATHERS DAY REMINDER-trxOC VO


HERE'S YOUR REMINDER.

FATHER'S DAY IS SUNDAY.

A SURVEY ASKED DADS WHAT THEY REALLY WANT.

HERE ARE A COUPLE OF IDEAS FROM IT - TOOLS, ESPECIALLY THE BATTERY-OPERATED, CORDLESS TYPE.AS A TOP CHOICE.

FOLLOWED CLOSELY BY.TECH PRODUCTS.AND DON'T RULE OUT ACCESSORIES. Return to index of stories...


FATHERS DAY REMINDER-SOT VO


"Obviously you're not going to buy him the actual phone or the tablet, but a mobile charger, a bluetooth speaker, a great case"

BY THE WAY, THE SURVEY ON FATHER'S DAY ALSO FOUND. SONS WILL LIKELY SPEND MORE ON DAD.THAN THE DAUGHTERS DO. Return to index of stories...


DOG RETURNED YEARS LATER-trxOC VO


Manatee County, Florida:02

SOT: Duration:

S/ Sarah Williams / Gypsy's Owner:13

A DOG NAMED GYPSY LIVED UP TO HER NAME.

SHE DISAPPEARED FROM HER FLORIDA HOME TWO YEARS AGO.

AFTER TRYING TO WANDER INTO A MASSACHUSETTS TARGET STORE, AN EMPLOYEE HAD HER SCANNED FOR A MICROCHIP.

GYPSY WAS REUNITED WITH HER FAMILY IN FLORIDA TODAY.

SARAH WILLIAMS ADOPTED GYPSY FOUR YEARS AGO. BUT THE DOG ESCAPED DURING A STORM. ABOUT TWO YEARS AGO.

SOMEHOW, GYPSY ENDED UP IN MASSACHUSETTS. AND JUST THE OTHER DAY. TRIED TO WANDER INTO THAT TARGET STORE.

TODAY SARAH COULDN'T BELIEVE THAT HER BEST FRIEND FINALLY MADE IT HOME. Return to index of stories...


DOG RETURNED YEARS LATER-SOT VO


S/ Sarah Williams / Gypsy's Owner:13

"This is amazing, this is amazing. I. it's surreal, I just can't believe it. Gosh I missed you, Gypsy."

ANIMAL OFFICIALS IN MASSACHUSETTS WERE ABLE TO IDENTIFY GYPSY, BECAUSE SHE HAD A MICROCHIP.

SARAH WILL NEVER KNOW WHAT GYPSY DID DURING THOSE TWO YEARS. OR HOW SHE ENDED UP SO FAR AWAY. Return to index of stories...


TEASE 5-2SHOT


HALLOWEEN IS A NIGHT OF TRICKS AND TREATS. BUT FOR ONE LEE COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD IT SEEMS THERE'S BEEN TOO MANY TRICKS.

SO THEY ARE MAKING SOME CHANGES THIS YEAR THAT NOT EVERYONE IN THE COMMUNITY IS PLEASED ABOUT. Return to index of stories...


1) VARSITY LAKES HALLOWEEN-VO


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FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK EIGHT 5:49:40 AM


HIT TIME 5:49:40 AM

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5:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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5:52 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.

STORM CHANCES FOR FRIDAY

After morning rain and storms across the area, Thursday turned into a warm and humid day, with highs in the upper 80s to low 90s. Scattered storms will be possible this evening as temps fall into the 70s. A scattered storms also cannot be ruled out for the overnight, with lows in the low 70s.

Storm chances continue into Friday. After possibly some morning activity, expect partly cloudy skies for much of the day. Scattered storms will likely develop along and east of I-75 and push inland during the afternoon. Highs on Friday will be in the low 90s.

A more typical rainy season pattern returns for the weekend. We'll see partly cloudy skies in the morning, with PM showers and storms likely developing. Highs both Saturday and Sunday will be in the low 90s.

The wet weather pattern still looks to continue into next week, with daily chances for PM showers and storms. Highs for most of next week will be in the low 90s.

TROPICAL UPDATE

All is quiet still across the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea and the open waters of the Atlantic. In fact, dry air over the Gulf has really hindered any possible development.

No major activity is expected in the Atlantic basin over the next 5 days. Return to index of stories...


BILL


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI


CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

ALL CLEAR, COLLIER CO ENFORCEMENT

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


BILL MURRAY PHOTO-OC-SS


ACTOR BILL MURRAY MADE ONE COUPLE'S DAY WHEN HE BECAME PART OF THEIR ENGAGEMENT PHOTO SHOOT.

TAKE A LOOK.

THIS WAS IN CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA.

AS THE STORY GOES, MURRAY WALKED BEHIND THE PHOTOGRAPHER.PULLED HIS SHIRT UP AND BEGAN PATTING HIS STOMACH.

HE WAS TRYING TO MAKE THEM LAUGH.

AND WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT HAPPENED NEXT. Return to index of stories...


GRIZZLY ATTACKS CAR-VO


A WOMAN DRIVING ON THE HIGHWAY IN ALBERTA, CANADA HAS A PRETTY SCARY BEAR STORY.

A MALE GRIZZLY BEAR ATTACKED HER CAR.

SYLVIE MCKENZIE SAYS SHE WAS DRIVING TO WORK.

THAT'S WHEN SHE SPOTTED TWO GRIZZLY BEARS RUNNING ALONG THE HIGHWAY.

SO SHE SLOWED DOWN TO LET THEM CROSS.

THE FEMALE BEAR DID.BUT THE MALE BEAR STOPPED IN HIS TRACKS.

THAT PUT HER CAR BETWEEN THE TWO BEARS.

AND THAT'S WHEN HE ATTACKED. Return to index of stories...


GRIZZLY ATTACKS CAR-SOTVO


"Just came and pounced on my car with full force and full speed."/

"I could see his teeth.the drooling in his face.I tried to speed up and put my foot on the gas peddle and speed away as fast as I could."

THE TOTAL ESTIMATE OF DAMAGE.54 HUNDRED DOLLARS. Return to index of stories...


VARSITY LAKES HALLOWEEN-VO


A LEE COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD IS TIRED OF KIDS COMING IN ON HALLOWEEN NIGHT.

LAST YEAR, SOME HOMEOWNERS IN VARSITY LAKES IN LEHIGH REPORTED PROPERTY DAMAGE AND 20-MINUTE WAIT TIMES JUST TO GET OUT OF THE COMMUNITY.

THE H-O-A PRESIDENT ESTIMATES UP TO 800 PEOPLE WALKED IN PAST THE SECURITY GATE.

THE PRESIDENT SAYS PLANS TO TALK WITH THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE ABOUT LEGAL OPTIONS TO STOP PEOPLE FROM WALKING IN.

NO FINAL DECISIONS HAVE BEEN MADE. Return to index of stories...


VARSITY LAKES HALLOWEEN-SOTVO


They come from all over. But it's very hard to stop the walkers and

we never used to stop the walkers but now it's gotten out of hand.

Way too many people.

"It's going to be devastating to the kids. I'm sure there are going

to be a lot of parents who bring their children to our neighborhood

and they're going to be turned away.

THE ASSOCIATION PRESIDENT SAYS PLANS TO TALK WITH THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE ABOUT LEGAL OPTIONS TO STOP PEOPLE FROM WALKING IN.

NO FINAL DECISIONS HAVE BEEN MADE. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S COMING UP AT 6-CLIPTOPS


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1) BOWE BERGDAHL-PLASMA VO


INCLUDING BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT ---

FOR THE FIRST TIME IN FIVE YEARS, BOWE BERGDAHL ARRIVES BACK IN THE U-S.

WE ARE LOOKING AHEAD TO WHAT'S NEXT IN A LIVE REPORT FROM SAN ANTONIO TEXAS AT THE TOP OF THE HOUR. Return to index of stories...


2) WATER ISSUES-VOTOPS


PLUS, A BIG, IMPORTANT EVENT IS HAPPENING IN DOWNTOWN FORT MYERS IN THE DAY AHEAD ---- AND IT HAS TO DO WITH SOUTHWEST FLORIDA'S WATER WOES AND RELEASES FROM LAKE OKEECHOBEE.

WE'LL FILL YOU IN. Return to index of stories...


3) NAPLES ZOO WILDCATS-VOTOPS


PLUS, VIDEO YOU CAN'T RESIST!

NBC-2 WILL TAKE YOU LIVE TO A VERY SPECIAL EVENT HAPPENING FOR FATHER'S DAY THIS WEEKEND ---- DON'T MISS OUR SPECIAL WILDCAT PREVIEW AT THE NAPLES ZOO. Return to index of stories...


END OF SHOW-OMNI TOPS


A LIVE LOOK RIGHT NOW AT-- , SHOWING --

NBC2 CHIEF METEOROLOGIST HALEY WEBB WILL BE LIVE WITH AN UPDATE TO YOUR FIRST ALERT FORECAST ON THE TWOS AT 6-02. Return to index of stories...


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HIT TIME 5:57:50 AM Return to index of stories...