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Florida ranks fifth for income inequality in the country, according to a study recently published by the Economic Policy Institute.

It looks at the gap between what the top 1 percent and what the bottom 99 percent make nationwide.

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Federal hurricane hunters stopped by Naples on Friday to get people ready for the upcoming season.

They brought some of their aircraft, too.

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Packinghouse workers caught in an immigration raid in Naples plead not guilty Monday at a Collier County Courthouse.  Advocates and attorneys for the employees said the state improperly arrested them for alleged workers compensation fraud.

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Governor Rick Scott made a campaign stop in Naples on Tuesday at the Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary.

The governor showcased his environmental policies should he win November’s election and he announced a partnership with the Audubon Society of Florida.

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Naples is number one in expected job growth through 2016. That’s out of 200 of the largest metro areas in the country.

The prediction comes from a study by Forbes Magazine using data from Moody’s Analytics.