FWC operation nets $32,500 fine for commercial fisherman

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - A commercial fisherman is slapped with a $32,500 fine after an undercover sting by FWC. Jonathan Cannon was found guilty of illegal netting violations, a misd..
Read More

Prostitution arrests in Bonita Springs neighborhood

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - Neighbors in a Bonita Springs neighborhood are stunned after finding out one of the homes on Forest Mere Drive was allegedly being used for prostitution. "Ki..
Read More

Cape councilman proposes new filter marsh and reservoir

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The city of Cape Coral hopes to make a lot of green from mounds of dirt. The idea is to build a reservoir, and a marsh to filter out polluted water. The goal is t..
Read More

Johnny Streets reveals plan to combat violence in Ft. Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Councilman Johnny Streets is putting out a plan to combat violence in Ft. Myers. He wants more community policing, and more money for youth programs and other eff..
Read More

Marco Islanders will soon vote on future 24/7 health clinic

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

MARCO ISLAND, Fla.- Marco Island taxpayers will soon decide whether they're willing to foot the bill for round-the-clock healthcare on the island.City leaders say it's a simple way..
Read More

New details in Estero grandmother's murder

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.- New details have been released in the disturbing murder of an Estero grandmother last year. Two men are accused of killing Mary Ann Zarb and dumping her body in t..
Read More

Cape man accused of 2 robberies in the same week

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Darin Carignan is accused of robbing a Cape Coral nail salon on Thursday and a bank on Friday. On Thursday, at approximately 1:00 p.m. a male entered the L & ..
Read More

Ave Maria Campus mourns the loss of Clayton Burroughs

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Robarge

COLLIER COUNTY, Fl. - WINK News is learning more about an Ave Maria student who died in a car crash early Friday morning. Florida Highway Patrol troopers tell us Cla..
Read More

President Obama to visit Fort Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- President Barack Obama will visit Fort Myers next Friday, according to our partners at the News-Press. The President will travel to Fort Myers and Orlando for cam..
Read More

Man gets 15 years for fatal DUI crash

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A Tampa man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for a drunken driving crash that killed a 5-year-old girl.    As part of a deal with Hillsbor..
Read More

Cape Coral experiences flooding on Diplomat Pkwy

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The City of Cape Coral reported flooding on Diplomat Parkway, between Chiquita and El Dorado on Friday afternoon. Drivers should avoid the area at this time.
Read More

Teens accused of stealing backpacks full of clothing

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrest three juveniles for felony Grand Theft after stealing $326 of clothing stuffed in two backpacks from Walmart. A 17-..
Read More

Two women in custody for solicitation of sexual acts

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Madison Wagner

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla - Two women were taken in custody Thursday after an undercover operation in Bonita Springs found subjects soliciting sexual services on Internet websites. Laura..
Read More

No big surprises expected at rate workshop

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The new president of the state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp. meets with the insurer's governing board for the first time looking for some consen..
Read More

2 fathers blame prosecutors in teen sex case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Two central Florida men are raising concerns over the way prosecutors handled a case involving a 16-year-old boy they say sexually assaulted their young ..
Read More

Clinic with deadly protest history torn down

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A Pensacola abortion clinic gutted by arson in January is being torn down because of the damage.    The American Family Planning was the site ..
Read More

Florida Supreme Court upholds state's drug law

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida law that requires anyone caught with illegal drugs in their possession to prove their innocence has been upheld by the state Supreme Court. ..
Read More

Judge approves $880M Everglades restoration plan

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A federal judge has given clearance to an $880 million Everglades cleanup plan, paving the way for the possible resolution of more than two decades of ..
Read More

CCSO arrests 2 with outstanding warrants after traffic stop

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested two from Port Charlotte Thursday involved in a traffic stop, a foot chase, a burglary, outstanding warrants, and ..
Read More

2 'carhopping' suspects arrested in Pt. Charlotte

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Fast action by Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies resulted in the arrest of two Port Charlotte men who went “carhopping” Thursday in Port Charlot..
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×