Deputy suspended for interfering with investigation

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Lee County Sheriff's Deputy is suspended for three days after admitting to interfering with an official investigation.In August, Lt. Michael Miller was the vic..
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Cryptolocker ransomware infecting millions of computers

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Katie Walls

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- What starts as a normal day in the cyber world suddenly turns into a frightening experience.Cryptolocker is a nasty ransomware that has infected millions of com..
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Call for Action: Contract not canceled after salesman steals

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Katie Cribbs

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A woman signs up with an alarm company to protect her home and instead becomes a victim of identity theft. The salesman who came into her home ended up paying hi..
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Charlotte County kicks Service Star's President out

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - The President of Service Star Enterprise, Inc. was told Thursday night he's no longer welcome to work in Charlotte County.The Construction Industry Licensi..
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Call for Action: Check ends up in wrong hands

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Katie Cribbs

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A woman makes a call for action after she felt she was getting the run-around from her bank. She reported that her rent check was cashed by a crook and after t..
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New healthcare law is coming and so are the scams

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The marketplace for the Affordable Care Act opens on Tuesday. But more than half of Americans say they're not sure what's going to happen.Con artists are turning..
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New details about alleged shooter

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - WINK News Call For Action has uncovered new details about the man Sheriff's Deputies say shot and killed Sgt. Michael Wilson last month.Jaroslav Vanko first ..
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Are the upgrades worth the extra money?

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Sometimes it seems like there's never enough legroom on airplanes. The airlines see your cramped frustration as a way to make a few more dollars.It's your money ..
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State opens investigation into Gun School owner

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The owner of a local gun school is under the state's microscope. WINK News Call For Action has exposed the owner and his questionable training methods before. N..
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State opens investigation into Gun School owner

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The owner of a local gun school is under the state's microscope. WINK News Call For Action has exposed the owner and his questionable training methods before. N..
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Saving citrus through genetics

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Katie Cribbs

CLEWISTON, Fla. - Growers across Florida are worried about a disease ravaging the fields: citrus greening. It's killing citrus trees by the thousands. The disease leaves the fruit ..
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Call For Action: Scooter Store technicians fix chair

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

NAPLES, Fla. - Joe Haberkern was literally stuck with nowhere to go, so he turned to WINK News Call For Action. It was just in time. We introduced you to Haberkern last month when ..
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Telemarketers top state's list of complaints

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - In August, nearly 12,000 people were fed up with telemarketers and joined the Florida Do Not Call List. There are more than half a million phone numbers on the l..
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Attorney General's office investigating local company

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - State Authorities have now opened up an investigation into Service Star Enterprise, Inc. WINK News Call For Action has exposed the local air-conditioning company..
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How to comparison shop when for hospitals

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- If you need to get a cervical spinal fusion you can head to Lee Memorial Hospital where the average cost for that procedure is $61,000. At Naples Community Heal..
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Nationwide Pools leaves some customers drained

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- If you're thinking about cooling off in a brand new swimming pool...watch closely. We tracked hundreds of complaints against Nationwide Pools, from here at home a..
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Testing mileage claims

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - When you're shopping for a new car, the window sticker says how many miles per gallon you can expect to get. Those numbers are an estimate based on tests develop..
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Local company fined for violating Do Not Call

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you hate those annoying, unsolicited phone calls, then you're in luck. Because the state of Florida takes your complaints seriously.Aside from the national Do..
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Consumer Reports looks into ink guzzling printers

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Cayle Thompson

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Consumer Reports) - You may not realize it, but printer ink is one of the most expensive liquids you can buy.  In fact, ounce-for-ounce, it can cost more tha..
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Local family taken to the ground by security guards

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - It started because of a room key and it ended with broken bones. Now a local family is taking a major casino to court.The Binns family, Renee, John and their 17-..
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