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ANCHOR SUPERS GOOD MORNING HAIL STORM-TRX-NATSVOTOPS-2SHOT
DIRECTORS PAGE 6:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL
HEADLINES TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT
HL1) SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-TRX-VO TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
HL2) MISSING HIKER-TRX-SS OPERATION DRY WATER-TRX-VO IN PLASMA
HL3) WORLD CUP-TRX-VO OPERATION DRY WATER-SOTVO, PLASMA
GOOD MORNING LIGHTNING VIDEO-TRX-SOTVOTOPS-2SHOT LEHIGH HOME INVASION-TRX-OC-SS-FLY
6:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL LEHIGH HOME INVASION-REM 1
TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT LEHIGH HOME INVASION-VO
TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC LEHIGH HOME INVASION-SOTVO
SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-TRX-OC-SS-FLY LEHIGH HOME INVASION-REM 1
SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-REM 2 MISSING KIDS 911 CALL-OC-SS-SS-SOT-SS
SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-VO SHOTS FIRED INTO HOME-TRX-OC-VO-OC
SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-REM 2 PINE ISLAND SAFETY-OC-VO
BIG CYPRESS MISSING HIKER-OC-TRX-SS-OC PINE ISLAND SAFETY-SOTVO
FAMILY KILLED FUNERAL AND VISITATION-OTS-SS-VO DOWNTOWN DEMO-OC-VO
BENGHAZI SUSPECT THIS WEEKEND-OTS-VO DOWNTOWN DEMO-SOTVO
500 TROOPS IN IRAQ-OC-VO COMCAST JOBS-OTS-VO-BNR
GM TO UNVEIL COMPENSATION PLAN MONDAY-OTS-VO MILEY CYRUS BANGERZ TOUR NBC-OC-VIDBOX
BEAR MEETING-OC-VO QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO
BEAR MEETING-SOTVO FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL
SEVERE WEATHER-TRX-OMNI-SOTVO BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
WORLD CUP-OC-VO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
WORLD CUP-SOTVO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
SUAREZ ADIDAS AD-TRX-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
NBC2 WEB AND FB TEASE-SSTOPS JULY 4TH TAVEL-OC-VO
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 GAS PRICES-TRX-CG
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP THINGS 2 DO-BUB-CGS-BUB
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX
TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX NORTH PORT MINERAL SPRINGS-TRX-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC NORTH PORT MINERAL SPRINGS-SOTVO
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT-VO
MISSING CHILD FOUND-VO IN PLASMA WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
MISSING CHILD FOUND-SOTVO, PLASMA BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
SEX TRAFFICKING ARREST-OC-SS TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS
ESTATE SALE ARREST-OC-SS-VO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
BONITA DOGS-OC-TRX-VO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
PHILLIP PHILLIPS ON TODAY-TRX-SOTVORADARBUMP TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 HOSPITAL FINE-OC-CG-OC
FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS FOURTH TRANSFORMERS-TRX-NATSVO
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT IPHONE WALMART-OTS
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-WX WALL PIZZA COUNTER APP-OTS
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP WORLD CUP EMPIRE STATE BUILDING-VOTOPS
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP
TODDLER DRESSER DEATH-OTS-SS TS SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-SSTOPS-VO
TODDLER DRESSER DEATH-SOTVO TS LEHIGH HOME INVASION-VOTOPS
CHIKUNGUNYA CASE-OC-SS TS BIG CYPRESS MISSING HIKER-SSTOPS
COBRA BITES WOMAN-OC-SS-SOTVO TS CHIKUNGUNYA CASE-SSTOPS
tease operation dry water-TRX-VO TS OPERATION DRY WATER-VOTOPS
NBC2 WEATHER APP TEASE-TRX-SS-radar bonita rainbow-MITTO
BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
HL1) OPERATION DRY WATER-TRX-NATSVO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
HL2) LEHIGH HOME INVASION-TRX-REMLIVE-VO BACKUP GOODBYE-4-SHOT
HL3) MILEY CYRUS ON NBC-TRX-NATSVO  


ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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HEADLINES


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HL1) SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-TRX-VO


DEVELOPING RIGHT NOW ON NBC-2 NEWS TODAY ---

NBC-2 CAMERAS ROLLING ON A BIG FIRE ON SANIBEL ISLAND OVERNIGHT.

WE'RE LIVE WITH ALL NEW DETAILS ON PROPERTY DAMAGE AND WHAT CAUSED IT. Return to index of stories...


HL2) MISSING HIKER-TRX-SS


PLUS, NBC-2 JUST GOT OFF THE PHONE WITH SEARCH CREWS AFTER A HIKER VANISHES IN THE BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE. A HUGE AREA TO COVER!

BRAND NEW DETAILS OVERNIGHT ON HOW THAT HIKER IS DOING. Return to index of stories...


HL3) WORLD CUP-TRX-VO


AND, IT'S PROBABLY ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST CELEBRATED LOSSES EVER!.

AS TEAM USA ADVANCES TO THE NEXT ROUND OF THE WORLD CUP, DESPITE LOSING TO GERMANY.

WE'LL TELL YOU WHAT'S NEXT. Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING LIGHTNING VIDEO-TRX-SOTVOTOPS-2SHOT


nats thunder and lightning

A GOOD PORTION OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA HEARD A LOT OF THIS LAST NIGHT AND EVEN OVERNIGHT.

HEAVY RAIN, LIGHTNING, THUNDER, EVEN HAIL!

THIS WAS TAKEN IN COLLIER COUNTY.

GOOD MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AND HAPPY FRIDAY!

I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

AND I'M CLAY MILLER.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING MORE STORM CHANCES TODAY AND THIS WEEKEND. 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


NOW A QUICK CHECK OF THE ROADS AFTER ALL THAT RAIN OVERNIGHT.

NATASHA 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...


SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-TRX-OC-SS-FLY


DEVELOPING THIS MORNING---

SOME PEOPLE WHO LIVE ON SANIBEL WERE EVACUATED FROM THEIR HOMES -- AFTER A CONDO CAUGHT ON FIRE.

IT HAPPENED JUST BEFORE 11 O'CLOCK LAST NIGHT ON MIDDLE GULF DRIVE.

THE FIRE WAS SO BIG-- WE'RE TOLD IT WAS SEEN MILES AWAY.

NBC2s ALEX DE ARMAS JOINS US LIVE-- OUTSIDE THE CONDO.

ALEX HOWS IT LOOKING OUT THERE ? Return to index of stories...


SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-REM 2


ITS BEEN ABOUT SEVEN HOURS SINCE THE FIRE STARTED AND I CAN STILL SMELL IT.

LOOK AT THE DAMAGE ON THIS CONDO.

ROOF IS GONE-- IF YOU LOOK CLOSELY YOU CAN STILL SEE SMOKE. Return to index of stories...


SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-VO


THIS IS VIDEO WE SHOT FROM EARLY THIS MORNING.

THERE WERE SEVERAL FIRE TRUCKS AND EMERGENCY VEHICLES.

FIRST RESPONDERS HAD TO DEAL WITH PRETTY HEAVY RAIN AND CLOSE LIGHTNING STRIKES.

WE'RE TOLD NO ONE WAS HURT.

THE FIRE WAS SO BIG THAT.

PEOPLE ALL THE WAY OVER ON FORT MYERS BEACH TELL US THEY SAW A LIGHTNING STRIKE AND SECONDS LATER-- A LARGE ORANGE BALL ACROSS THE GULF. Return to index of stories...


SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-REM 2


THIS SMALL AREA OF MIDDLE GULF DRIVE IS STILL CLOSED THIS MORNING-- AS INVESTIGATORS WORK TO CONFIRM WHAT CAUSED THIS LARGE FIRE.

THE STATE FIRE MARSHALL SHOULD BE ARRIVING IN A COUPLE OF HOURS. Return to index of stories...


BIG CYPRESS MISSING HIKER-OC-TRX-SS-OC


NOW A DEVELOPING SITUATION OUT IN THE BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE ----

SEARCH CREWS HAVE SUSPENDED THE SEARCH FOR A MISSING HIKER, AND PLAN TO RESUME THE SEARCH WHEN THE SUN COMES UP.

RESCUE CREWS ARE SEARCHING FOR A HIKER WHO SAID HE WAS LOST IN THE BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE. WHICH AS YOU CAN SEE BY THIS MAP IS A VERY LARGE AREA.

COLLIER DEPUTIES SAY THE HIKER CALLED FOR HELP AROUND SIX YESTERDAY EVENING.

HIS PHONE DIED AROUND 7PM.

HE SAYS HE WANDERED OFF A TRAIL AND COULDN'T FIND HIS WAY BACK.

LOCAL CREWS COULDN'T TAKE OFF IN A SEARCH CHOPPER BECAUSE OF WEATHER.

SO A HELICOPTER FROM MIAMI DADE IS SEARCHING INSTEAD.

ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS AT THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS,THE HIKER WAS NOT HURT OR IN NEED OF MEDICAL ATTENTION.

THE MAN IS AN EXPERIENCED HIKER WHO HAS PLENTY OF FOOD AND WATER. Return to index of stories...


FAMILY KILLED FUNERAL AND VISITATION-OTS-SS-VO


LOOKING NOW TO A SOMBER DAY AHEAD ----

FAMILY AND FRIENDS PREPARE TO SAY GOODBYE TO THEIR LOVED ONES.

A FUNERAL VISITATION WILL BE TONIGHT FOR THE NAVAS FAMILY.

MARIA AND HER THREE LITTLE GIRLS WERE KILLED BY THEIR FATHER.

IT HAPPENED ON JUNE EIGHTH.

ENRIQUE MEDINA THEN SHOT HIMSELF.

THE MASS KILLING RATTLED THEIR SAN CARLOS NEIGHBORHOOD.

VISITATION IS TODAY AT 5 O'CLOCK AT THE FORT MYERS MEMORIAL GARDENS FUNERAL HOME.

THE FUNERAL IS SCHEDULED FOR TOMORROW. Return to index of stories...


BENGHAZI SUSPECT THIS WEEKEND-OTS-VO


THIS WILL BE A BIG DEAL THIS WEEKEND ---

THE SUSPECTED MASTERMIND OF THE ATTACK ON THE U-S EMBASSY IN BENGHAZI, LIBYA, IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE IN THE UNITED STATES SOON.

AS EARLY AS THIS WEEKEND, OFFICIALS EXPECT AHMED ABU KHATALLAH TO ARRIVE IN THE U-S.

HE'S EXPECTED TO FACE A FORMAL INDICTMENT AS SOON AS HE ARRIVES IN THE U-S.

HE HAS SPENT MOST OF THE PAST TWO WEEKS ON BOARD THE U-S-S NEW YORK, BEING INTERROGATED BY THE HIGH VALUE DETAINEE INTERROGATION GROUP -- WHICH IS LED BY THE F-B-I.

THE ATTACK ON THE U-S CONSULATE IN BENGHAZI LEFT FOUR PEOPLE DEAD, INCLUDING AN AMBASSADOR. Return to index of stories...


500 TROOPS IN IRAQ-OC-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 HAS LEARNED ----

IN BAGHDAD, NEARLY 500 US TROOPS ARE NOW ON THE GROUND.

THAT INCLUDES 180 MIILTARY ADVISORS PRESIDENT OBAMA AUTHORIZED PLUS SECURITY TEAMS AND INTELLIGENCE ANALYSTS ALREADY THERE.

PRIORITY ONE: DETERMINE IF IRAQI TROOPS CAN HOLD THE CAPITAL OR IF ITS IN DANGER OF FALLING TO MILITANTS.

U-S INTELLIGENCE IS WATCHING CLOSELY. BECAUSE IF MILITANTS SEIZE A DAM -- WATER AND POWER FOR MILLIONS OF IRAQIS WILL BE IN JEOPARDY. Return to index of stories...


GM TO UNVEIL COMPENSATION PLAN MONDAY-OTS-VO


YOU'LL BE HEARING A LOT MORE ABOUT THIS NEXT WEEK ---

THAT'S WHEN WE SHOULD KNOW WHO WILL BE COMPENSATED FOR GENERAL MOTORS IGNITION SWITCH RECALL. AND HOW MUCH THEY WILL RECEIVE.

GM CONSULTANT KENNETH FEINBERG IS EXPECTED TO PRESENT HIS COMPENSATION PLAN MONDAY MORNING.

FEINBERG, WHO IS CONSIDERED A "COMPENSATION EXPERT," DEVISED SIMILAR PLANS FOR VICTIMS OF THE NINE-ELEVEN TERRORIST ATTACKS AND THE VIRGINIA TECH MASSACRE.

GM HAS LINKED THE IGNITION ISSUE TO 13 DEATHS AND 54 ACCIDENTS. BUT INDUSTRY EXPERTS BELIEVE THE REAL NUMBER IS MUCH HIGHER. Return to index of stories...


BEAR MEETING-OC-VO


YOU MIGHT HAVE NOTICED THIS WHERE YOU LIVE ---

FLORIDA BACK BEARS ARE MAKING A RESURGENCE.

AND NEXT TUESDAY F-W-C WILL HOLD ANOTHER BEAR WORKSHOP TO HELP HUMANS AND BEARS CO-EXIST.

THE LATEST MEETING WAS HELD THURSDAY NIGHT IN COLLIER COUNTY.

ABOUT 50 PEOPLE SHOWED UP.

MANY ASKED ABOUT RELOCATION AND EXPRESSED THEIR OPPOSITION TO HUNTING.

ULTIMATELY WAS A CHANCE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE ANIMALS, AND SHARE IDEAS OF HOW PEOPLE AND BEARS CAN COEXIST SAFELY. Return to index of stories...


BEAR MEETING-SOTVO


Mike Orlando/Asst. Bear Program Coordinator for Florida Fish and Wildlife

10:44:21 "Here at these meetings and the stake holder groups they may

come up with some idea that's just fantastic, silver bullet maybe,

we're looking for that." 10:44:28

F-W-C OFFICIALS SAY MATING SEASON IS WHAT IS CAUSING THE RISE IN SIGHTINGS.

THIS LASTS UNTIL AUGUST, AND IT'S WHEN MOST CUBS ARE WANDERING OUT ON THEIR OWN FOR THE FIRST TIME.

THERE WILL BE ONE MORE PUBLIC WORKSHOP ON TUESDAY IN LEE COUNTY.

FOR THE EXACT TIMES AND LOCATION- VISIT OUR WEBSITE- NBC-2.COM AND CLICK ON NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


SEVERE WEATHER-TRX-OMNI-SOTVO


IT'S ALREADY THE WETTEST YEAR TO DATE FOR THE UPPER MIDWEST AND MUCH OF THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. AND MORE RAIN IS ON THE WAY!

PRESIDENT OBAMA JUST PLEDGED HELP AFTER MASSIVE FLOODING HIT MANY PARTS OF MINNESOTA.

OBAMA: FEMA is already on the ground here, the army core of engineers is helping to build up a levy.

SOME MINNESOTA COMMUNITIES STILL FACE FLOODING THREATS WITH MORE RAIN IN THE FORECAST FOR TODAY AND THIS WEEKEND. Return to index of stories...


WORLD CUP-OC-VO


TEAM U-S-A IS ONTO THE ROUND OF 16 IN THE WORLD CUP.

THE AMERICANS CAN THANK A 2 TO 1 PORTUGAL WIN OVER GHANA FOR GETTING THEM IN.

THE U-S HAD A CHANCE TO PUNCH ITS OWN TICKET WITH A WIN OR DRAW OVER GROUP G FAVORITE GERMANY.

THE MATCH. SCORELESS UNTIL THE 55TH MINUTE.

GERMANY ON THE ATTACK. GREAT SAVE BY TIM HOWARD. BUT THERE'S THOMAS MOOLER. KNOCKING ONE IN THE NET. 1-NIL GERMANY.

THE U-S. LOOKING FOR THE TIE IN THE FINAL FEW MINUTES. CLINT DEMPSEY CAN'T GET THE HEADER TO GO.

GERMANY WINS, ONE-NIL.

BUT BECAUSE OF PORTUGUAL'S 2-1 WIN. TEAM U-S-A IS ONTO THE ROUND OF SIXTEEN. THANKS TO A TIEBREAKER OVER THE PORTUGESE. Return to index of stories...


WORLD CUP-SOTVO


WAIT

TEAM U-S-A WILL PLAY BELGIUM IN THE ROUND OF 16 ON TUESDAY AT FOUR P-M. Return to index of stories...


SUAREZ ADIDAS AD-TRX-VO


AND LISTEN TO THIS ---

ADIDAS JUST REVEALED THEY WILL MAKE A DECISION ON SPONSORING URUGUAY FORWARD LUIS SUAREZ AFTER THE WORLD CUP.

SUAREZ COULD LOSE HIS ADIDAS SPONSORSHIP DEAL AFTER BEING BANNED FOR FOUR MONTHS FOR BITING AN ITALIAN PLAYER.

ADIDAS HAS ALREADY PULLED AN AD THAT SHOWS SUAREZ BARING HIS TEETH. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


NBC-2 IS WORKING TO PIECE TOGETHER WHAT HAPPENED AT A LOCAL PET GROOMING STORE.

FOR SOME REASON ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS RAIDED THIS PET STORE IN LEE COUNTY --- AND NBC-2 IS DETERMINED TO FIND OUT WHY. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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NBC2 WEB AND FB TEASE-SSTOPS


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...


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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MISSING CHILD FOUND-VO IN PLASMA


NOW AN UPDATE TO A STORY WE FIRST BROUGHT YOU YESTERDAY MORNING ---

A MISSING BOY FOUND IN HIS FATHER'S BASEMENT IN DETROIT:

HE'S ALREADY GIVEN A STATEMENT TO POLICE, BUT THEY MAY SPEAK WITH HIM, AGAIN, TODAY, AS THEY TRY TO ANSWER THE MANY QUESTIONS SURROUNDING THE CASE.

THE BOY WHO DISAPPEARED FOR 11 DAYS IS NOW IN HIS MOTHER'S CUSTODY.

WHEN POLICE FOUND 12-YEAR-OLD CHARLIE, THEY SAY HE DIDN'T APPEAR TO BE A CAPTIVE.

THEY FOUND HIM IN HIS FATHER'S BASEMENT -- HIDDEN IN A SMALL ROOM.

INVESTIGATORS SAY IT APPEARED CHARLIE HADN'T BEEN THERE LONG WHEN THEY FOUND HIM.

CHARLIE'S FATHER LEARNED DURING A TV INTERVIEW THAT HIS SON WAS SAFE. Return to index of stories...


MISSING CHILD FOUND-SOTVO, PLASMA


"No comment. I can't comment on anything."

"Why's that?"

"Counsel told me to just say no comment."

POLICE SAY THEY HAVEN'T RULED OUT CHILD ABUSE, BUT THEY HAVEN'T FILED ANY CHARGES TO THAT EFFECT, EITHER. Return to index of stories...


SEX TRAFFICKING ARREST-OC-SS


A FORMER CAPE CORAL MAN HAS ADMITTED -- HE ORGANIZED A SEX TOURISM BUSINESS -- SO PEOPLE COULD HAVE SEX WITH YOUNG GIRLS IN ECUADOR.

FEDERAL AGENTS BUSTED PATRICK MINGA -- AFTER HE POSTED AN AD ON CRAIGSLIST -- SAYING HE'D ARRANGE TRAVEL, A PLACE TO STAY AND UNLIMITED ACCESS TO CHILDREN.

MINGA FACES UP TO 30 YEARS IN PRISON.

HE'LL BE SENTENCED IN NOVEMBER. Return to index of stories...


ESTATE SALE ARREST-OC-SS-VO


TWO BUSINESS PARTNERS -- ACCUSED OF STEALING FROM THE FAMILIES OF DEAD PEOPLE -- ARE OUT OF JAIL THIS MORNING.

CHARLOTTE BRADEN AND JIM MCPARTLAND POSTED BOND -- SHORTLY AFTER THEY WERE ARRESTED ON CHARGES OF FRAUD AND GRAND THEFT.

THE TWO ARE ACCUSED OF USING STERLING ESTATE SALES, TO STEAL HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS FROM AT LEAST A DOZEN PEOPLE.

INVESTIGATORS SAY BRADEN WOULD TAKE THEIR BELONGINGS AND SELL THEM AS HER OWN --

AND NEVER GIVE THE VICTIM'S FAMILIES A DIME. Return to index of stories...


BONITA DOGS-OC-TRX-VO


NBC2 IS WORKING TO KEEP YOU INFORMED ABOUT A LEE COUNTY PET GROOMING STORE THAT WAS JUST RAIDED.

NBC-2 WAS FIRST ON SCENE YESTERDAY TO SEE ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS RAID A PET GROOMING STORE!

IT HAPPENED AT PET PALS OFF OLD U-S 41 IN BONITA SPRINGS.

THEY SEIZED EIGHT DOGS AND CATS FROM THE STORE.

RIGHT NOW WE'RE WORKING TO FIND OUT WHY OFFICERS TOOK THE PETS.

THEY'RE ONLY SAYING IT WASN'T HOARDING AND THE ANIMALS WERE NOT HARMED.

COUNT ON NBC2 TO BRING YOU THE INFORMATION AS IT DEVELOPS. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS TRACKING A NASTY MOSQUITO-BORNE VIRUS.

WHERE ANOTHER CASE OF CHIKUNGUNYA IS UNDER INVESTIGATION IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

BUT FIRST, TAKE A LOOK AT THIS! Return to index of stories...


PHILLIP PHILLIPS ON TODAY-TRX-SOTVORADARBUMP


phillip phillips song

YOU'LL WANT TO STAY TUNED FOR THIS!

AMERICAN IDOL WINNER AND SINGER-SONG WRITER PHILIP PHILLIPS WILL BE PERFORMING LIVE ON THE TODAY SHOW STARTING AT 7AM. 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...


FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS


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

THIS IS MAUREEN CHAPMAN GUARINO OF PUNTA GORDA.

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!

MAUREEN - HOPE YOU HAVE A GREAT DAY! 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...


TODDLER DRESSER DEATH-OTS-SS


NEW DETAILS IN THE DEATH OF A TODDLER IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY.

THE TWO YEAR OLD TWIN DIED AFTER A DRESSER FELL ON TOP OF HER IN HER HOME.

NBC-2 HAS DISCOVERED DEPUTIES AND D-C-F ARE INVESTIGATING. AND WE FOUND OUT WHAT THEY ARE LOOKING FOR. Return to index of stories...


TODDLER DRESSER DEATH-SOTVO


PHONER: "The vast majority we investigate to rule out any possible negligence or wrongdoing and to make sure that the home is currently safe for the children that may continue to live there."

FAMILY TELL US THAT JORDAN WAS PLAYING WITH HER SISTER ON A DRESSER WHEN THE ACCIDENT OCCURED.

JORDAN'S FATHER SAYS THE FAMILY IS STILL IN THE PROCESS OF MAKING FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS. Return to index of stories...


CHIKUNGUNYA CASE-OC-SS


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

NBC-2 IS NOW TRACKING A SECOND CASE OF A VIRUS PASSED BY MOSQUITOES HERE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

SARASOTA COUNTY OFFICIALS SAY A PERSON HAS CHIKUNGUNYA FEVER AFTER VISITING THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC.

A PERSON IN LEE COUNTY ALSO HAS THE ILLNESS, WHICH CAUSES EXTREME JOINT PAIN.

THE BIG CONCERN IS A MOSQUITO HERE COULD BITE AN INFECTED PERSON. THEN SPREAD THE DISEASE. Return to index of stories...


COBRA BITES WOMAN-OC-SS-SOTVO


NBC-2 IS TRACKING A WOMAN'S CONDITION AFTER A COBRA BIT HER IN A FLORIDA WILDLIFE SANCTUARY.

F-W-C IS REPORTING SHE'S IN CRITICAL CONDITION.

THE SNAKE BIT HER THURSDAY IN LOXAHATCHEE, IN PALM BEACH COUNTY.

HER HUSBAND TELLS REPORTERS SHE WAS CLEANING A CAGE WHEN THE SPECTACLED COBRA BROKE FREE FROM A HOLD AND BIT HER FINGER.

CREWS FLEW ANTI-VENOM FROM MIAMI TO TREAT HER.

HER HUSBAND RUNS THE SANCTUARY WITH HER.

"She's my wife. She's the love of my life. Without her, I could not run that sanctuary, so."

"What does she mean to you?"

"Everything. Without her, I'm nothing to tell you the truth."

HER HUSBAND SAYS SHE IS LICENSED TO HANDLE THE COBRAS AND IS VERY EXPERIENCED. Return to index of stories...


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ALL NEW COMING UP IN OUR 6:30 HALF HOUR ---

ANYONE PLANNING TO HIT THE WATER THIS WEEKEND WILL WANT TO KNOW ABOUT THIS ---

NO MATTER WHERE YOU ARE IN FLORIDA --- OR THE COUNTRY FOR THAT MATTER --- LAW ENFORCEMENT WILL BE OUT IN FORCE!

WE'LL EXPLAIN WHAT THEY'LL BE SPECIFICALLY LOOKING FOR. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


NBC2 WEATHER APP TEASE-TRX-SS-radar


AND WE WANT TO MAKE SURE YOU'RE IN THE KNOW ABOUT THE CHANCE FOR STORMS THIS WEEKEND, 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...


BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM


HIT TIME 6:27:03

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


HL1) OPERATION DRY WATER-TRX-NATSVO


5:28 do you have any alcohol on the boat at all? nope

ALL NEW RIGHT NOW ON NBC-2 NEWS TODAY ---

AS PEOPLE HIT THE WATER FOR SOME FUN THIS WEEKEND ---

YOU WILL BE UNDER CLOSE WATCH!

WE'LL TELL YOU WHY THIS WEEKEND IS SO IMPORTANT. Return to index of stories...


HL2) LEHIGH HOME INVASION-TRX-REMLIVE-VO BACKUP


PLUS, NBC-2 IS ON THE TRAIL OF A VIOLENT CRIME IN LEE COUNTY OVERNIGHT ---

I'M SAM SWEENEY LIVE IN LEHIGH ACRES PUSHING FOR ANSWERS AS YOU GET YOUR DAY GOING. Return to index of stories...


HL3) MILEY CYRUS ON NBC-TRX-NATSVO


miley cyrus singing in concert "we can't stop, we won't stop"

AND, MILEY CYRUS' BANGERZ TOUR HITS THE STAGE --- RIGHT HERE ON NBC!

WITH A TWO-HOUR CONCERT SPECIAL. BACKSTAGE AND BEHIND-THE-SCENES. Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING HAIL STORM-TRX-NATSVOTOPS-2SHOT


nats of hail storm in naples

WHAT A HAIL STORM IN NAPLES!

SO MANY NBC-2 VIEWERS SENT US VIDEO AND PHOTOS!

AND WE'RE LOOKING AHEAD TO MORE CHANCES FOR STORMS TODAY AND FOR YOUR WEEKEND AHEAD.

GOOD MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA!

I'M CLAY MILLER.

AND I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING WHAT TO EXPECT. 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 NBC-2 IS WATCHING THE ROADS AS YOU GET YOUR DAY GOING.

NATASHA 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...


OPERATION DRY WATER-TRX-VO IN PLASMA


STARTING TODAY AND THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND --- WE HAVE AHEADS UP FOR BOATERS STATEWIDEND ACROSS THE COUNTRY.

SEVERAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES WIL BE ON THE LOOK OUT FOR BUI'S DURING OPERATION DRY WATER 2014.

F-W-C WILL BE HOLDING A NEWS CONFERENCE AT 10:00 O'CLOCK THIS MORNING AT NAPLES BAY.

LAST YEAR, NINE PEOPLE DIED FROM BOATING ACCIDENTS RELATED TO ALCOHOL AND DRUG USE IN FLORIDA. Return to index of stories...


OPERATION DRY WATER-SOTVO, PLASMA


23:51 its about educating the public about the dangers of drinking while boating it also does the enforcement side of it and get those operators off the water 24:00

WHITE FLASH

5:28 do you have any alcohol on the boat at all? nope

THE LEADING FACTOR IN BOATER DEATHS IS ALCOHOL USE. Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH HOME INVASION-TRX-OC-SS-FLY


BREAKING NEWS IN LEE COUNTY --

A RETIRED POLICE OFFICER HELD AT GUNPOINT WHILE THIEVES ROBBED HIS HOUSE.

IT HAPPENED IN LEHIGH ACRES ON 35TH STREET WEST OVERNIGHT.

THAT'S JUST OFF SUNSHINE BOULEVARD NORTH NEAR HARNS MARSH.

NBC-2'S SAM SWEENEY WAS FIRST ON SCENE, SAM, IT'S HAPPENED AGAIN. THIS IS JUST THE LATEST VIOLENT HOME INVASION IN LEHIGH. Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH HOME INVASION-REM 1


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LEHIGH HOME INVASION-VO


OLDER MAN IS SLEEPING ALONE INSIDE HIS HOUSE. HE HE WAKES UP TO 3 MASK MEN IN HIS BEDROOM HOLDING GUNS TO HIS HEAD.

THEY DEMAND EVERYTHING HE HAS.

THEY KEPT SCREAMING THEY KNOW HE HAS MONEY BECAUSE HE IS WHITE.

THEY STOLE 2 GUNS, HIS WALLET, CREDIT CARDS.

THEY ALSO TOOK HIS CAR KEYS AND TRIED TO TAKE THE CAR BUT COULDNT GET THE GARAGE DOOR TO OPEN.

THE MAN IS A RETIRED COP. Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH HOME INVASION-SOTVO


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LEHIGH HOME INVASION-REM 1


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MISSING KIDS 911 CALL-OC-SS-SS-SOT-SS


THE NBC-2 TEAM OF INVESTIGATORS JUST CHECKED ---

AND THE PARENTS INVOLVED IN A HUGE SEARCH FOR THEIR MISSING CHILDREN IN ESTERO, REMAIN IN JAIL THIS MORNING.

NBC-2 JUST OBTAINED THE 911 CALL THE MOMENT RACHEL DAVIS REPORTED HER CHILDREN MISSING.

THIS CALL LED INVESTIGATORS TO A MASSIVE, MULTI-AGENCY SEARCH TO TRACK DOWN AND FIND THREE YEAR OLD INNOCENCE AND TWO YEAR OLD CASPIAN.

LISTEN TO THIS.

:00-:06

"911 what's your emergency?"

"Yes. Mam. My two toddlers have gone missing."

BUT TO

:39-50

"They were inside. I work the night shift. I went to sleep and my

daughter learned how to unlock the door and she went out.

"How long have you been asleep?"

"About an hour"

BUT TO

2:18-2:32

"Me and him, the whole neighborhood and managers and everybody has

been looking. We've knocked on every door we could think of we could

knock on. No body has seen them and there's several registered sex

offenders in the neighborhood."

RACHEL DAVIS AND COLE THOMAS FACE TWO COUNTS OF CHILD NEGLECT.

WE'VE LEARNED THEIR CHILDREN ARE TOGETHER IN A FOSTER HOME AND D-C-F IS IN THE PROCESS OF PLACING THEM WITH FAMILY MEMBERS. Return to index of stories...


SHOTS FIRED INTO HOME-TRX-OC-VO-OC


NBC-2 IS ON TOP OF A CRIME ALERT IN COLLIER COUNTY.

AN EAST NAPLES MOTHER AND HER THREE YEAR OLD CHILD NARROWLY MISSED GETTING HIT BY BULLETS SHOT INTO THEIR HOME.

AND THE SUSPECT HAS NOT BEEN CAUGHT YET.

THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE SAYS THE DRIVE BY SHOOTING HAPPENED LATE, TWO NIGHTS AGO, ON GULFSTREAM DRIVE.

THE MOM TOLD INVESTIGATORS SHE WAS WATCHING TV ON THE COUCH WITH HER SON. WHEN SHE HEARD WHAT SOUNDED LIKE TWO GUNSHOTS.

DEPUTIES FOUND A BULLET HOLE IN HER DOOR, ANOTHER RIGHT THROUGH THE ENTERTAINMENT CENTER.

AND ONE IN THE COUCH.

MOM AND SON ARE OK.

THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE SAYS IT DOESN'T HAVE ANY SUSPECTS. Return to index of stories...


PINE ISLAND SAFETY-OC-VO


RIGHT NOW THE LARGEST TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT CRACKDOWN EVER IN NORTH FORT MYERS IS UNDERWAY.

DEPUTIES ARE PATROLLING PINE ISLAND ROAD NEAR U.S. 41.

THE AREA IS RANKED ONE OF THE WORST IN LEE COUNTY WHEN IT COMES TO TRAFFIC AND PEDESTRIAN DEATHS.

WE TALKED TO A GUY WAS ACTUALLY HIT BY A CAR THERE JUST YESTERDAY! Return to index of stories...


PINE ISLAND SAFETY-SOTVO


:01-:04 Carrol Massey, NFM "I just kept walking across. just happy I wasn't dead."

:04-:13 Deputy Bil Joseph, LCS "Some of our older citizens in Lee County may not be able to get across the roadway as quickly as a younger person.

DEPUTIES TELL NBC2 THIS IS PART OF THEIR INITIATIVE TO MAKE SOUTHWEST FLORIDA A MORE PEDESTRIAN-FRIENDLY COMMUNITY. Return to index of stories...


DOWNTOWN DEMO-OC-VO


IT'S ONE OF -- IF NOT THE OLDEST BUILDING IN DOWNTOWN FORT MYERS.

BUT IF IT'S OWNER GETS HIS WAY -- THE MORE THAN 100-YEAR-OLD BUILDING AT 22-08 FIRST STREET COULD SOON BE NO MORE.

ON THURSDAY. THE CITY'S HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION CONSIDERED A REQUEST BY DEVELOPERS TO DEMOLISH THE ENTIRE BUILDING AFTER CODE ENFORCEMENT RECENTLY DEEMED IT UNSAFE.

PICTURES OF THE BUILDING'S INTERIOR SHOW SEVERE TERMITE DAMAGE. AND ROTTING WOODEN SUPPORT STRUCTURES.

DESPITE IMMEDIATE SAFETY CONCERNS. SOME PEOPLE FEEL DEMOLISHING THE ENTIRE STRUCTURE WOULD BE A BIG LOSS FOR THE CITYS HISTORIC DISTRICT. Return to index of stories...


DOWNTOWN DEMO-SOTVO


Joy Sherman -- Downtown Resident

23:25:37 It would just be like your front tooth was missing, and you know, we can't have that. So at the very least, it needs to be duplicated, exactly."

LEE COMMISSIONERS VOTED TO TABLE THE DEMOLITION REQUEST UNTIL AN ENGINEER CAN ASSESS THE STABILITY OF THE BUILDING'S OUTER FACADE.

THE REQUEST COULD COME BACK TO THE COMMISSION AS SOON AS NEXT MONTH. Return to index of stories...


COMCAST JOBS-OTS-VO-BNR


NOW AN NBC-2 UPDATE.

MORE THAN 200 COMCAST CABLE JOBS ARE COMING TO SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT JOINED US LIVE IN OUR NBC-2 STUDIOS FOR THE BIG ANNOUNCEMENT YESTERDAY MORNING.

COMCAST CABLE MADE THE ANNOUNCEMENT AT IT'S LOCATION IN GATEWAY.

WE'VE LEARNED THOSE 200 EMPLOYEES WILL HELP EXPAND A CALL CENTER THAT SERVICES "BULK" COMMUNITIES.

BULK COMMUNITIES ARE NEIGHBORHOODS WHERE COMCAST IS INCLUDED WITH THE HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION FEES. LIKE THE COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB IN FORT MYERS.

IF YOU'RE INTERESTED IN APPLYING. JUST HEAD TO OUR WEBSITE NBC DASH TWO DOT COM FOR MORE INFORMATION. Return to index of stories...


MILEY CYRUS BANGERZ TOUR NBC-OC-VIDBOX


WE'VE LEARNED POP STAR MILEY CYRUS IS BRINGING HER BANGERZ TOUR RIGHT HERE TO NBC.

THE TWO-HOUR CONCERT SPECIAL GOES BACKSTAGE AND EXAMINES WHAT MAKES THE MUSIC STAR SUCH A GLOBAL PHENOMENON.

YOU'LL SEE THE WORLD-RENOWNED RECORDING ARTIST IN AN UNPRECEDENTED BEHIND-THE-SCENES CONCERT SPECIAL.

NBC IS SET TO AIR THE TWO-HOUR "MILEY CYRUS: BANGERZ TOUR" ON SUNDAY, JULY 6TH FROM 9:00 TO 11 P.M. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


ALL NEW THIS MORNING ---

NBC-2 ROUNDS UP FUN THINGS 2 DO THIS WEEKEND -- FOR KIDS, THEIR FAMILIES AND ADULTS.

PLUS, MANY BELIEVE ITS WATERS POSSESS HEALING POWERS ---

NBC-2 IS TRACKING WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO THE POPULAR WARM MINERAL SPRINGS. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM


HIT TIME 6:38:53

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


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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JULY 4TH TAVEL-OC-VO


THE FOURTH OF JULY HOLIDAY IS RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER ---

IN FACT IT'S EXACTLY ONE WEEK FROM TODAY.

AND NBC-2 IS TRACKING THE TRAVEL FORECAST THAT WAS JUST RELEASED BY TRIPLE-A.

IT SHOWS, 41 MILLION OF US ARE EXPECTED TO TRAVEL THIS JULY FOURTH WEEKEND.

THAT'S ABOUT 2 PERCENT MORE THAN LAST YEAR.

TRIPLE-A SAYS THE INCREASE IS BECAUSE WE'RE MORE WILLING TO

RUN UP OUR CREDIT CARDS.

IT SHOWS MOST OF US WILL DRIVE. Return to index of stories...


GAS PRICES-TRX-CG


AND WHILE WE'RE ON THE SUBJECT ---

LET'S GO AHEAD AND SHOW YOU THE NEWEST GAS PRICE AVERAGES WE GOT OVERNIGHT.

IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WE'RE PAYING $3.68 ON AVERAGE, THE SAME AS THE NATIONAL AVERAGE. BUT PRICES ARE MORE LIKE $3.79 IN PLACES LIKE BONITA SPRINGS.

THE STATEWIDE AVERAGE IS LOWER AT $3.63. Return to index of stories...


THINGS 2 DO-BUB-CGS-BUB


AS WE LOOK AHEAD TO THE WEEKEND --- THERE ARE A LOT OF FUN THINGS TO DO IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AND OUR MORNING TEAM PUT TOGETHER A LIST FOR YOU.

THE POPULAR SUN SPLASH FAMILY WATERPARK IN CAPE CORAL HAS EXTRA SPECIAL FUN ON TAP THIS WEEKEND.

TONIGHT THE PARK WILL HOST ITS FIRST "AQUA THEATRE NIGHT" OF THE SEASON FROM 6 TO 10 FEATURING THE FAMILY FILM, "FROZEN" AT DUSK.

ALL REGULAR ATTRACTIONS WILL BE OPEN DURING THE EVENT.

AND ON SATURDAY AT SUN SPLASH, CAST MEMBERS FROM THE BROADWAY PALM CHILDREN'S THEATRE PRODUCTION OF THE LITTLE MERMAID WILL VISIT THE PARK FROM 12 TO 1 P.M.

THE LITTLE MERMAID AND HER PRINCE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PHOTOGRAPHS.

AND THE COLLIER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS HOSTING HOT SUMMER NIGHTS THIS EVENING.

IT'S FROM 6 TO 9 AT SUGDEN REGIONAL PARK.

KIDS CAN COME JUMP AROUND IN THE POLICE CAR BOUNCE HOUSE, GO ROCK WALL CLIMBING, PLAY CORN HOLE GAMES OR HAVE AN EPIC BATTLE WITH FRIENDS AT THE WATER BALLOON AND GUN STATIONS.

FOR THE OLDER KIDS, THERE WILL BE KARAOKE AND TWO INFLATABLE GIANT SCREENS: ONE TO WATCH A MOVIE AND THE OTHER TO PLAY WII GAMES!

HOT DOGS, SNOW CONES, POPCORN AND COTTON CANDY WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE.

AND - IT'S ALL FREE!

AND CALLING ALL MUSTANG OWNERS!

THE MUSTANG CLUB OF CHARLOTTE COUNTY IS INVITING ALL AREA MUSTANG OWNERS FOR A CAR SHOW TODAY AT THE HARBORVIEW OFFICE OF CHARLOTTE STATE BANK & TRUST.

THE EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE FROM 3 P.M. TO 6 P.M. IN THE BANK PARKING LOT.

CARS SHOULD BEGIN ARRIVING AROUND 2 P.M.

AMONG CARS ON DISPLAY WILL BE THE BRAND NEW 2015 MUSTANG. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX


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

BEYONCE AND JAY Z GIVE A PEEK INTO THEIR PRIVATE LIVES. BUT ONLY TO THEIR BIGGEST FANS.

THE SUPERSTAR PAIR KICKED OFF THEIR "ON THE RUN" TOUR IN MIAMI THIS WEEK.

THE SHOW INCLUDED NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN VIDEO CLIPS OF THEIR WEDDING AND TODDLER, BLUE IVY.

BEYONCE AND JAY Z MARRIED DURING A PRIVATE CEREMONY BACK IN 2008. Return to index of stories...


NORTH PORT MINERAL SPRINGS-TRX-VO


NBC-2 IS TRACKING QUITE THE PREDICAMENT THIS MORNING ---

APPARENTLY NO ONE CAN AGREE ON WHAT TO DO ABOUT THE FAMOUS WARM MINERAL SPRINGS IN NORTH PORT.

PEOPLE VISIT FROM ALL OVER BECAUSE THEY THINK THE SPRINGS HAVE HEALING POWERS. Return to index of stories...


NORTH PORT MINERAL SPRINGS-SOTVO


"It's like the fountain of youth, and it makes you feel better, like when ants bite you, and then you get into the water, it feels better."

BUT THE SPRINGS COULD CLOSE AUGUST 31ST.

THAT'S BECAUSE SARASOTA COUNTY LEADERS WANT TO MAKE IT A COMMERICAL DESTINATION WITH A SPA AND RESTAURANT.

BUT NORTH PORT CITY LEADERS, WHO CO-MANAGE THE SPRINGS, WANT IT TO BE MORE LIKE A STATE PARK.

THEY HAVE TWO MORE MONTHS TO AGREE ON A PLAN. Return to index of stories...


COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT-VO


TIME NOW IS--

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

INCLUDING THE LATEST ON A BIG FIRE OVERNIGHT ON SANIBEL ISLAND THAT'S BEING BLAMED ON LIGHTNING.

PLUS-- A FINAL CHECK OF YOUR NBC-2 FIRST ALERT FORECAST ON THE 2'S AND A CHECK OF THE ROADS. Return to index of stories...


WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT


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BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM


HIT TIME 6:49:12 AM

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


TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS


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


6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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


Full Forecast

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

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


TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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HOSPITAL FINE-OC-CG-OC


NBC 2 HAS UNCOVERED 4 SOUTHWEST FLORIDA HOSPITALS ARE LIKELY TO FACE FINE THIS FALL.

MEDICARE WILL PENALIZE HOSPITALS THAT HAVE THE HIGHEST RATE OF INFECTIONS AND PATIENT INJURIES.

STARTING IN OCTOBER, HOSPITALS THAT DID THE WORST WILL LOSE ONE PERCENT OF EVERY MEDICARE PAYMENT.

THAT PENALTY WILL BE IN PLACE FOR A YEAR.

HERE'S THE HOSPITALS IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA THAT COULD BE FINED.

CAPE CORAL HOSPITAL ON DEL PRADO BOULEVARD.

LEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL ON CLEVELAND AVENUE IN FORT MYERS.

ALSO LEE MEMORIAL'S GULF COAST MEDICAL CENTER NEAR DANIELS AND METRO PARKWAY.

FINALLY LEHIGH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER ON LEE BOULEVARD.

THE INITIAL LIST WAS MADE IN APRIL.

THE HOSPITALS COULD BE TAKEN OFF THE FINAL REPORT BECAUSE MEDICARE WILL CONSIDER MORE INFORMATION TO HAND DOWN THE FINES.

LEE MEMORIAL HEALTH SYSTEM TELLS NBC2 THE DATA CAME FROM THREE YEARS AGO AND ISN'T A GOOD REFLECTION OF WHAT IS HAPPENING NOW. Return to index of stories...


FOURTH TRANSFORMERS-TRX-NATSVO


action part of movie

THIS WEEKEND MAYBE YOU'RE THINKING ABOUT SEEING A MOVIE ---

MICHAEL BAY'S FOURTH "TRANSFORMERS" MOVIE IS EXPECTED TO GROSS AT LEAST $100 MILLION IN TICKET SALES FROM THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA THROUGH SUNDAY. BUT ACCORDING TO CRITICS, THIS FILM LOOKS JUST LIKE THE OTHER THREE. MANY COMMENTING IT'S HARD TO TELL ANY OF THEM APART. Return to index of stories...


IPHONE WALMART-OTS


THERE MAY BE A LINE IN THE ELECTRONICS DEPARTMENT OF YOUR LOCAL WAL-MART

TODAY.

THE GIANT RETAILER IS CUTTING THE PRICE OF BASIC I-PHONES IN JUST A FEW HOURS AT 9 A-M.

THE 16-GIGABITE FIVE-S WILL COST 99 DOLLARS, AND THE FIVE-C. JUST 29 DOLLARS -- BOTH WITH TWO-YEAR CONTRACTS.

THESE PRICES ARE ONLY AVAILABLE IN STORES, NOT ONLINE. Return to index of stories...


PIZZA COUNTER APP-OTS


THIS IS INTERESTING ---

IF PIZZA IS YOUR GO-TO PARTY FOOD, THEN YOU MAY WANT TO CHECK OUT A NEW APP CALLED "PIZZA COUNTER."

YOU CAN ENTER THE NUMBER OF GUESTS AND THE LEVEL OF HUNGER. AND THE APP WILL TELL YOU EXACTLY HOW MANY PIES TO ORDER. Return to index of stories...


WORLD CUP EMPIRE STATE BUILDING-VOTOPS


WELL HOW ABOUT THIS!

THE EMPIRE STATE BUILDING IS PROUDLY GLOWING IN RED, WHITE AND BLUE --- TO CELEBRATE THE ADVANCEMENT OF THE UNITED STATES IN THE WORLD CUP.

WE LOST TO GERMANY YESTERDAY, BUT WE'RE STILL IN IT!

TEAM U-S-A WILL PLAY BELGIUM IN ROUND 16 ON TUESDAY AT FOUR P-M. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP


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TS SANIBEL CONDO FIRE-SSTOPS-VO


YOUR TIME NOW IS--

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

LIGHTNING IS MOSTLY LIKELY THE CAUSE OF A FIRE THAT HAPPENED HERE AT A CONDOMINUM ON SANIBEL ISLAND.

IT HAPPENED ON GULF SHORE DRIVE AROUND 10 O'CLOCK.

SEVERAL FIRE TRUCKS AND EMERGENCY VEHICLES RESPONDED.

WE'RE TOLD NO ONE WAS HURT.

BUT THERE WAS SEVERE DAMAGE to the CONDO ROOF. Return to index of stories...


TS LEHIGH HOME INVASION-VOTOPS


WE ARE FOLLOWING A HOME INVASION ROBBERY IN LEHIGH ACRES.

THE VICTIM --- IS A RETIRED POLICE OFFICER.

THREE MASKED GUN BROKE INTO THIS HOME THROUGH A BACK WINDOW AND STARTED SCREAMING RACIAL SLURS AT THE VICTIM. CALLING HIM A WHITE RACIST.

THE VICTIM NEVER HEARD THE MEN COME INTO THE HOME UNTIL HE WOKE UP WITH GUNS TO HIS FACE.

JUST LIKE LAST WEEKS HOME INVASION ON MARTIN AVENUE. THE GUYS WENT FOR THE CAR KEYS AND TRIED TO LEAVE WITH THE CAR, BUT COULDNT GET THE GARAGE DOOR OPEN. Return to index of stories...


TS BIG CYPRESS MISSING HIKER-SSTOPS


THE SEARCH IS SET TO CONTINUE THIS MORNING FOR A MISSING HIKER IN THE BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE.

THE HIKER WAS SAID TO BE IN *THIS* AREA WHEN HE CALLED FOR HELP AROUND 6P-M.

HIS CELL PHONE LATER DIED AROUND 7P-M.

ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS AT THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS,THE HIKER WAS NOT HURT OR IN NEED OF MEDICAL ATTENTION.

THE MAN IS AN EXPERIENCED HIKER WHO HAS PLENTY OF FOOD AND WATER. Return to index of stories...


TS CHIKUNGUNYA CASE-SSTOPS


A SECOND CASE OF A DISEASE PASSED BY MOSQUITOES IS CONFIRMED IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

SARASOTA COUNTY OFFICIALS SAY A PERSON HAS CHIKUNGUNYA FEVER AFTER VISITING THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC.

A PERSON IN LEE COUNTY ALSO HAS THE ILLNESS, WHICH CAUSES EXTREME JOINT PAIN.

THE BIG CONCERN IS A MOSQUITO HERE COULD BITE AN INFECTED PERSON.THEN SPREAD THE DISEASE. Return to index of stories...


TS OPERATION DRY WATER-VOTOPS


STARTING TODAY AND THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND --- SEVERAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES WIL BE ON THE LOOK OUT FOR B-U-I'S DURING OPERATION DRY WATER 20-14.

F-W-C WILL BE HOLDING A NEWS CONFERENCE AT 10:00 O'CLOCK THIS MORNING AT NAPLES BAY.

LAST YEAR, NINE PEOPLE DIED FROM BOATING ACCIDENTS RELATED TO ALCOHOL AND DRUG USE IN FLORIDA. Return to index of stories...


bonita rainbow-MITTO


TAKE A LOOK , AN NBC2 VIEWER JUST POSTED TO OUR FACEBOOK PAGE. 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...