TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A new state audit is finding that thousands of Floridians were collecting unemployment checks while also getting taxpayer help for child care. ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Power & Light Co. wants to raise its base rate by $6.80 a month for the typical residential customer. The state's largest ele..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The county is divided into three zones. Parents can choose which school they want their child to apply within their zone...but then the lottery system assigns the..
NAPLES, Fla -- An Ave Maria School of Law student is behind bars being held on a million dollar bond. Robert Ringley, 25, is accused of attempted murder and aggravated assault. Rin..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Beginning Tuesday, an already busy road in Fort Myers will get even more congested. Crews will start resurfacing parts of McGregor Boulevard which means l..
PORTLAND, Ore. - BMW of North America is voluntarily recalling nearly 89,000 Mini vehicles because of a water pump malfunction that could cause a fire. The company says in a r..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Scott Adams says Friday's blaze at the Pine Island Chamber of Commerce was like history repeating itself. "It makes you think of everything that happened in the ..
SANIBEL, Fla.- Sanibel Island is taking a step to help its growing biking community. The island's bike club is building a new hub for bicyclists. As soon as you drive into Sanibel ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla -- We are officially in the dry season and city officials want to make sure you conserve water and resist the urge to keep your sprinklers on all day. Melanie Perr..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Mindy McCready is breaking her silence via text message to WINK News. Today McCready said she's been winning her custody battle in Arkansas, but because of a..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- At approximately 5:33 a.m., officers responded to 4928 Viceroy Court in reference to a male subject shot in the leg. The victim told officers “Ace” br..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Traffic is finally flowing in Cape Coral after a single-car accident caused bottlenecking on Del Prado Blvd. late Monday afternoon. A pickup truck slammed into a ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A 36-year-old Naples man was arrested on Sunday and charged with sexually battering a girl under the age of 12. Denis Zalaya was also charged with lewd and la..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A little-known museum is hoping to get more visitors in the coming year. The Black History Museum is located in Fort Myers, and offers a fascinating glimpse at lo..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- One woman is dead, Monday afternoon, after a car accident on Goodlette Frank Rd. As 72-year-old Marjorie Oglander proceeded to the intersection at Immokalee R..
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - A fourth Florida panther that was raised in captivity has died. The South Florida Sun Sentinel reported Monday (http://sunsent.nl/w4NKJr ) the..
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - Labor unions ended a crippling nationwide strike Monday in Nigeria after the country's president partially restored subsidies that keep gasoline prices low, t..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a suspect who robbed a woman at gunpoint on Perry Ave. in Lehigh Acres on Friday, just before 11 p.m. The woman ..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Voters in five Florida counties are going to the polls and casting ballots in the presidential primary. Early voting began Monday in Hillsborou..
MIAMI (AP) - U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is headed to Haiti to review U.S.-backed efforts to help the Caribbean country rebuild two years after a devastating earthquake. &nbs..