FORT LOUDON, Pa. (AP) - A state-owned lake was closed to swimming, boating, fishing and all other recreational activities until further notice because of an outbreak of bacterial i..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Tuesday, a Fort Myers woman contacted the Lee County Sheriff's Office to report a Grand Theft and an Internet Scam. The woman is originally from Lithuania and ..
MARATHON, Fla. (AP) - Residents, businesses and advocacy groups have cobbled together more than $10,000 in cash and services to offer as a reward for information leading to the arr..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police say a man pulled off two armed robberies in the Daytona Beach area on his birthday. Daytona Beach police arrested Charles W. She..
LAKE MARY, Fla. (AP) - Firefighters were finishing up lunch when a woman rang the doorbell and asked to leave her baby under the state's safe-haven program. Lake ..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A pedestrian was hit by a car and dragged for a short distance after collapsing in a St. Petersburg crosswalk. Police say the incident..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - The University of Florida is establishing an eating disorders program. The university's College of Medicine announced Tuesday that Dr. Ke..
SYRACUSE, Neb. (AP) - Documents say a southeastern Nebraska company is seeking tax incentives to move its operations to Florida. The Lincoln Journal Star reports ..
NAPLES, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying the man who robbed a Golden Gate bank Wednesday morning. Deputies responded to a re..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- On July 29th Officers responded to a report of copper theft at the Lee County School District construction site for the ALC building located at 1429 NE 15th Avenu..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- With the big swing on Wall Street over the last several days, WINK News wanted to know if people are worried and spending less. We went straight to people..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Terry Norberg is unemployed and homeless. Like many others, he joins the line at the local Salvation Army kitchen for a free meal."The restaurant where I wo..
As kids in Collier county get ready to head off to school, families are flocking to local stores crossing off their lists of needed supplies.. But for those seeking shelter from do..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- Cape Coral's mayor is fired up over a photo. John Sullivan says a photo of him taken years ago is now being twisted into meaning something for which it wa..
LEE COUNTY JAIL- Lee County Sheriff Mike Scott is sounding off about "repeat offenders."After WINK News did the math and found five criminals have been arrested 873 times! "If this..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman has been cited after authorities say she crashed into a state trooper who was parked on the shoulder of Interstate 4.  ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- "This is not good news for the real estate market long term," says realtor Denny Grimes. But he says we are not seeing the effects yet. Stocks crashed and debt ce..
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - An American Airlines flight from Miami to Washington, D.C., has landed in Charleston after encountering what an airport official called severe turbulence.&n..
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - A popular area on Fort Myers Beach is off limits to swimming after health officials discovered dangerous levels of bacteria in the water during routine wee..
BOKEELIA, Fla.- Have you ever heard things go bump in the night and you can't explain it? Have you seen a ghost? You may be interested to know that right here in Southwest Florida ..