Pamper Your Pets in Englewood Saturday

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katie Walls

Englewood, Fla. -- Pamper your pet and help other furry friends Saturday, September 29th at the Englewood Animal Rescue Sanctuary. Englewood Animal Rescue Sanctuary (EARS) will hos..
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Football stars support United Way Collier County Walk

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

NAPLES, Fla.- The stars of the 1972 Miami Dolphins undefeated team are in Naples this weekend. The Miami Dolphins foundation and United Way are teaming up to promote Saturday's 7th..
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Police departments participate in National Take Back Day

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

FORT MYERS & CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The Fort Myers and Cape Coral Police Departments are participating in "National Take Back Day" on Saturday, September 29th. You can turn in expir..
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Fundraiser helps to keep South Naples Pirates season alive

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The Naples community is stepping up to keep a little league football team's season alive. WINK News first reported in August, the South Naples Pirates bank ac..
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Lee Public Safety Director retires after 27 years of service

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Public Safety Director John Wilson retires today, after serving Lee County emergency management for 27 years. This announcement was made to the Lee County Commiss..
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Family escapes house fire in Lehigh Acres

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Three people where inside a house on the 900 block of Edison Ave. when a fire broke out shortly after 4:00 a.m. Friday morning. The 17-year-old son woke up, sme..
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Lee county man helps identify remains of missing vets

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kristen Skovira

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Department of Defense has identified the remains of a World War II vet, who has been missing in action since 1943.  The Florida panhandle man was buried..
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Vice President Biden arrives in SWFL

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you were anywhere near Daniels Parkway and U.S. 41 Friday night, you knew something big was going on. Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Fort Myers, ahead of..
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Following the money in the Nelson Vs. Mack Senate Race

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The ads have been running for months, but where is the money coming from?Every Friday, from now until Election Day, WINK News Call For Action is following the mo..
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Suspect charged with murder of missing UF student

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A teen already facing charges in the case of a missing fellow University of Florida student has now been charged with his murder.    Gainesv..
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Identity thieves go straight for Social Security benefits

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

FORT MYERS, Fla. - In a crime that's growing across the nation, thieves are targeting the elderly and disabled by re-routing social security direct deposits. Two such cases have be..
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Historic Sanibel home relocates across the bay

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANIBEL, Fla.- Shore Haven, an early 20th century Sears & Roebuck kit home, is moving to the Sanibel Historical Museum & Village. It floated on a barge on San Carlos Bay, f..
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Car hits vehicles in parking lot before striking building

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A vehicle slammed into a building on Cleveland Avenue, just north of the Edison Mall, Friday afternoon. Fort Myers Police said a Nissan was making a turn on Cleve..
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Rental companies renting out recalled cars

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge


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FMPD arrests 7 and seizes $12,000 in drugs

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- On September 27th at 9:34 p.m., the Fort Myers Police Department served a search warrant at 2257 Dora Street, that resulted in the arrest of seven suspects. The i..
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Biden seeks seniors' votes for Obama in Fla. stops

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - The Obama campaign is making a renewed, double pitch for senior votes, with Vice President Joe Biden appearing at two sprawling Florida retirement communiti..
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Voter registration problems widening in Florida

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - What first appeared to be an isolated problem in one Florida county has now spread statewide, with election officials in at least seven counties informing ..
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Detectives arrest 2 following extensive investigations

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Detectives have put two felons away following intensive investigations on two separate cases in Lehigh Acres. On August 28, deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's..
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North Port boy hit by a car while walking to his bus stop

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH PORT, Fla.- Emergency crews transferred 13-year-old Brandon Robinette to All Children's Hospital Friday morning, where he is listed in serious but stable, condition after bei..
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Fla. judge dismisses Italian cruise disaster suit

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A judge in Florida has dismissed a lawsuit filed by Italian businesses against Miami-based Carnival Corp. over the fatal capsizing of a cruise ship off..
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