Norway suspect wanted European anti-Muslim crusade

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

OSLO, Norway (AP) - The lawyer for the man accused of killing at least 93 people during terrorist attacks on Norway's government headquarters and an island retreat for young people..
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Boehner asks GOP lawmakers to embrace new plan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner implored fellow House Republicans Sunday to get behind a measure to resolve the debt crisis that can pass both the House and Senate.&nb..
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Obama, Dem leaders to meet as debt crisis deepens

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has met with the top Senate and House Democrats tonight amid the nation's deepening political standoff over the federal debt. The Whit..
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National gas prices up 9 cents in past 2 weeks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CAMARILLO, Calif.  (AP) - The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has jumped nearly nine cents in the past two weeks. That's according to the Lundberg Survey of fu..
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Bank Robbery In North Naples

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

NORTH NAPLES, Fla. - Deputies are searching for a robber who held up a North Naples bank shortly after noon Saturday. The robbery at Fifth Third Bank, 8771 U.S. 41 N., was reported..
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Fingerprints lead detectives to robber

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A Bonita Springs robber may have gotten away with the loot, but he left something important behind.  His fingerprints. On July 9, 2011 at 2:52 pm, deput..
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LSCO arrests 2 on marijuana charges, looking for third suspect

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A tip received by Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers has led to the arrest of two men for selling marijuana out of a Ft Myers apartment. The tip stated that many p..
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Lehigh home invaded by bees

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - It was a happy ending for a Lehigh woman whose home became its own bee hive. Lottie Strange called WINK News Thursday, saying thousands of the insects infested..
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Deadly ATV crash report shows vehicles were speeding

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- WINK News has learned that speed may have played a factor in a deadly ATV and dirt bike accident earlier this week. According to the Lee County Sheriff's Office..
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PERC rules in favor of city in Cape Police educational pay dispute

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- 11 Cape Coral police officers will continue to have their wages garnished to pay back extra pay for college credits they never got. This is after nearly a year..
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Dozens of puppies recovering at Naples Humane Society, breeder target of multiple DAS investigations

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Dozens of lab and retriever puppies are recovering after being surrendered by a Golden Gate Estates breeder facing foreclosure. The dogs were infested with fl..
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Norway ripped by Oslo bomb, youth camp shootings

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

OSLO, Norway (AP) - A bomb ripped open buildings in the heart of Norway's government Friday, and a man dressed as a police officer opened fire at an island youth camp connected to ..
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ONLY ON WINK: Camp owners fight to rebuild after massive wildfire

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Today trails inside the Big Cypress National Preserve finally opened back up to the public, after nearly 40,000 acres burned in a wildfire in May. Many of th..
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Passenger traffic increased by 72% at Punta Gorda Airport

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Airline ticket sales are taking off at Punta Gorda Airport. A growing number of destinations and discount tickets are drawing more passengers to Charlotte Count..
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Protecting pills and pharmacies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- A man is in custody after Lee County deputies said he walked into a CVS in North Fort Myers and demanded medications Thursday afternoon. The man walked into th..
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Man caught hiding behind bulldozer carrying tools for siphoning gas

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

LEHIGH ACRES, FL- Caught in the act.A Lee County deputy spots a man soaked in diesel fuel, carrying a hose and a gas can, hiding behind a bulldozer at a construction site. A Lee Co..
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Mullet Fritters Make the Menu in Matlacha; Couple opens Restaurant

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

If you have a desire to eat some fresh seafood, Matlacha  might  be your destination.  A couple is opening a restaurant that usually closes in the summer.  Thei..
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School volunteer gets 30 years for molesting children

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Robert Alter, the Collier County school volunteer charged with molesting children changed his plea to guilty Thursday. In court, 61-year-old Alter pleaded gu..
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Many calling pilot that crashed at Naples Airport a lucky man

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

NAPLES, Fla. - A pilot at the Naples Airport loses control of his plane and crashes into a fence. It happened Wednesday night while he was working on his nighttime take off trainin..
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Fort Myers man gains fame for giving blood

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- John Sheppard has been donating blood for the past 60 years. "I went to the University of Florida where I was a 2nd year student and they were having a blood dr..
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