Call for Action helps woman get lift fixed

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katie Cribbs

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Almost a year after a local woman got an elevator lift installed at her home, it still wasn't working right. But it got fixed quickly after she made a Call..
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WINK investigation uncovers missing school laptops

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katie Cribbs

FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's your money and it paid for dozens of laptops and computer hardware that are now missing from the Lee County School District. It poses both a financial probl..
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Paying more for gas may actually save you money

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katie Cribbs

FORT MYERS, Fla. - When you fill up do you look for the cheapest price? We uncover that paying more for your gas may actually save you money in the long run.Turns out, not all gas ..
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UPDATE: Call For Action finds couple in missing album

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WINK News Call For Action, along with the help of our viewers, has solved a mystery that's quickly grown to captivate romantics across the country.In 2008, Patricia Fitch rescued a..
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Call For Action: Opening the Album

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

UPDATE: The mystery has been solved! Click here to read the follow up. WINK News is turning to viewers for help solving a puzzling and emotional mystery involving one of life's mos..
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Call for Action helps man re-book cruise

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A medical emergency grounded one man's vacation plans, but when the cruise line refused to hear his pleas to re-book, he turned to Call for Action, for help. W..
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New school catches problems before cruise ships set sail

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katie Cribbs

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Accidents like what happened to the Costa Concordia in Italy have made headlines recently, making some vacationers uncomfortable about taking a cruise. But ..
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Buy a gallon, get a gallon?

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Steve LeFranc

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The price of gas keeps climbing, so when you fill up, you expect to get every drop. But have you ever suspected your pump may not be accurate? We investiga..
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Help recognizing scams

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - There are so many scams out there, it's hard to keep tabs on every single one. That's why it's so important to recognize all of those red flags warning you of a ..
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CALL FOR ACTION helps family with unusual request

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - WINK News Call for Action gets results for all kinds of requests, but we want to tell you about one so unusual it really struck a cord with us. A woman asked..
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Red light cameras renewed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Steve LeFranc

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -The Collier Commission votes to continue the contract for red light cameras even after a WINK NEWS investigation uncovered no real numerical evidence proving ..
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Dial Complete anti-bacterial soap faces lawsuit

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

FORT MYERS, Fla. - You might use it in your home to protect you and your loved ones against germs, but a WINK News investigation uncovers you may not get what you pay for from one ..
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CALL FOR ACTION: Do red light cameras work?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Steve LeFranc

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - An explosive Call for Action investigation concerning the controversial red light cameras in Collier County has one Collier County commissioner ready to pull..
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Beware of cruise contests

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Who doesn't want to win a beautiful vacation in the Bahamas? But don't pack your bags just yet. A WINK News Call for Action Investigation found one vacation cont..
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WINK investigation reveals dangerous Lehigh intersection

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Katie Walls

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A car hit a Lehigh teen as she crossed the major intersection of Lee Boulevard and Gunnery Road to get to school. A WINK News Call for Action investigation rev..
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Beware: AC Repair

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

PLACIDA, Fla. - An air conditioning maintenance check for $29.99 ends up costing a local man $1400! He thought he got a raw deal and that's when he turned to Call for Action for he..
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Grass-fed beef movement is gaining momentum

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Katie Cribbs

BRADENTON, Fla. - Beef may be what's for dinner but for a growing number of families, the type and quantity of beef they're buying is changing. The grass-fed beef movement is gaini..
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Trade Secrets Act keeps pepper spray ingredients 'secret'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Law enforcement officers rave about pepper spray as a way to get compliance without drawing their guns. In recent weeks we've seen it gain scrutiny as law enforc..
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Suspects, Inmates commonly pepper sprayed multiple times

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's a tool for law enforcement officers to gain compliance in a less-lethal way but how many times is too many times to spray someone with pepper spray? Chief i..
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Veteran concerned over VA's Plavix policies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh veteran has found himself in the middle of a controversy over a popular drug used to prevent stroke and heart attacks. He says the decision to remove ..
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