FORT MYERS, Fla.- One Fort Myers woman takes WINK News inside her home to witness a true turnaround. The recovering hoarder's house was once stacked to the ceiling in filth, but th..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Kendricka Rivero, the driver of a Chevy, 20, and her passenger Kentoya Rivero, 19, were transported to Lee Memorial Hospital, after a car accident occurring early..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The city of Cape Coral is picking up the tab for a local soldier, waiving hundreds of dollars in utility fees. And that may be just the start. &n..
MIAMI (AP) - A coalition of small exile groups and U.S. Rep. David Rivera are asking local authorities to cancel the first Miami concert of famed Cuban artist Pablo Milanes. &..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - If you're out of work and looking for some help finding that next job, Rasmussen College may be able to help.On August 25th, Rasmussen College will be hosting a c..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The U.S. Justice Department has approved 76 largely non-controversial provisions of a new Florida election law. The decision Tuesday, tho..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County's "Conservation 20-20 Program" pays millions, to buy more land. Environmentalists support the program, but some people are questioning the amount of la..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The start of school in Collier County is still more than a week away, but already the district knows lunch rooms will be busier than they've ever been in the..
ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has arrested Joseph Cirillo, 69, of 17 Fairway Drive, Englewood, on one felony count of Exploitation of the Elderly. Detective..
MIAMI (AP) - The Miami regional director for the Department of Children and families is resigning. Jacqui Colyer's departure Tuesday comes months after the agency..
WHO: WINK FM, WINK TV and Lee County Public Schools WHAT: 2011/2012 Stuff the Bus Event WHERE: In front of the Target Super-Store, 13711 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers (corner of US ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Congressman Connie Mack is back in Southwest Florida. The Republican will meet with voters later this month to answer tough questions about what's going on Washin..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A butterfly now only found in remote parts of the Florida Keys has been listed as endangered. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service anno..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The Cape Coral Police Department has named Detective Michael Toleman Officer of the Month and Public Service Aide Mary Schwartz was awarded Employee of the Month ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are searching for three men they say pistol whipped an elderly Orlando man and punched his wife in the head during a daytime home invasion. &n..
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) - Fire rescue officials say three people were rushed to the hospital with carbon monoxide poisoning after a car was left running inside the garage of a Palm ..
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) - Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco says he hopes three fugitive siblings will make a mistake as they continue to elude authorities after allegedly shooti..
MIAMI (AP) - A clerk at a South Florida check-cashing store has died after being shot along with two other people during what was reported as a robbery. A SWAT te..
PORT CHARLOTTE Fla.- Salvatore Pascucci sits in the Charlotte County Jail He is charged with burglary and battery.Deputies say he admitted to breaking into a female neighbor'..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Should Americans be worried about the downgraded credit rating and Monday's sell off on Wall Street? Will people start to spend less and save more? ..