WASHINGTON (AP) - After more than 40 years of study, the U.S. government says it has found no evidence that common anti-bacterial soaps prevent the spread of germs, and regulators ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Florida Attorney General is stepping in to temporarily stop a Southwest Florida air conditioning company from doing business. This morning, a temporary injunc..
OCHOPEE, Fla. - In the last decade the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says it has increased its public awareness efforts and that, in part, has led to a five-yea..
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Now that Congress has renewed the ban on plastic guns, what does it mean for the 3D gun industry?WINK News Call For Action first uncovered 3D guns when we showed..
NAPLES, Fla. - A late Thanksgiving means less time to get your gifts, get them wrapped, and get them delivered."Mondays especially are going to be so heavy with people coming in do..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - We met with Eddie Bergen Monday Morning when he was in court, once again, for a hearing on charges that he violated his probation.When he's not in jail, Bergen r..
HOLIDAY, Fla. -- It's a small charity outside Tampa with a compassionate name, The Kids Wish Network, that raised more than $20 million in 2011 to help dying children.So you'd thin..
TAMPA, Fla. - When getting pregnant isn't easy, families can choose to spend thousands of dollars on fertility treatments but results aren't guaranteed. Some families are now takin..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you see a crime in Southwest Florida, you can report it to Crime Stoppers and remain anonymous. But we found a Facebook page dedicated to keeping people, quie..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - They say the squeaky wheel gets the grease, but Lise Vincent of Naples never expected how much grease she'd get with one phone call to her television provider. E..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's a phone call most of us would love to get. An offer for a new smart phone at half the price. Even the website looks legitimate, but it's a scam.When you com..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Cancer is the second leading cause of death in America behind heart disease and ovarian cancer is one of the toughest to catch. When it is discovered, it's often..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Only WINK News took you inside an undercover sting operation in Cape Coral. And now we're learning the city is working with the state to track repeat unlicensed ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Over 1,700 homeowners in Bella Terra in Bonita Springs received an unwanted surprise in the mail in the form of a second property tax bill, which averaged a..
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. - We all know that eating nutritious foods and getting enough physical activity is essential for good health. But when it comes to weight loss, some doctors b..
ESTERO, Fla. - It's the age-old question: what makes us fat? Many would say unhealthy eating habits and not enough exercise. We investigate a growing theory that what's making us o..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - More veterans than ever are seeking some sort of mental health treatment from the VA. Besides hiring more mental health professionals, the VA is also meeting wit..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - You posted your family photos to treasure those memories forever. But a lot of online companies will be getting some treasure, thanks to your photos.Starting Mon..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - You call and we act! That's how our WINK News Call for Action team operates. What a lot of people don't know is that part of our team is made up of volunteers."I..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A scam where crooks pose as the yellow pages, or more specifically "Yellow Book," is showing up in Southwest Florida. A WINK News viewer gave us what appear..