PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested three of seven people on drug charges Wednesday after they were invited into a man’s home by his caretaker...
MIAMI (AP) - A Miami jury has returned a $100 million verdict against a Roman Catholic priest in a child sex abuse case, but the money may be nearly impossible to collect. &nb..
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - The board that oversees Florida's State University System has approved market rate tuition for 18 programs at five universities. The Board..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Emergency management officials say beachgoers and boaters should watch out for high waves and riptides up and down the Atlantic coastline over the Veteran'..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- In mid-September, a Cape Coral couple discovered that their 14-year-old daughter was having inappropriate contact online via social media with a person believed t..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida black bears may become hunting targets in the future, but not now. Hunting would continue to be banned under a proposed black bea..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- A Charlotte County Sheriff's deputy this morning arrested a grandmother for child neglect who has custody of her six-year-old grandson after finding their hom..
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Sean continues to strengthen and could become a hurricane as it makes a turn to the northeast toward Bermuda. Warnings so far have focused on strong sur..
LARGO, Fla. (AP) - Pinellas County has a new sheriff. Bob Gualtieri was sworn in Wednesday during a 25-minute ceremony. The 50-year-old Republican was appointed b..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A former Hillsborough County commissioner could be facing prison time after being convicted of seven public corruption charges in Tampa. A jury..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Police are on the scene of a shooting on the 1900 block of Nora Avenue in Lehigh Acres. Police say one person has been shot in the leg and did not sustain life ..
IMMOKALEE, Fla - Governor Rick Scott is in Southwest Florida for his sixth "Let's Get to Work" Day. Kyle Jordan joins us live from Immokalee High School, where Governor Scott..
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Washington Nationals catcher and former Fort Myers Miracle player, Wilson Ramos, was abducted by gunmen Wednesday from his home in his native Venezuela.&n..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- One person was killed Wednesday night in a violent crash on Palm Beach Blvd in Fort Myers.WINK News was told a car pulled into the path of a pickup truck at Sou..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Call it a bridal bonanza. Friday is proving to be a very busy day if you're getting married or in the wedding industry. Friday is 11-11-11 and it is..
NAPLES, Fla. - With the beach only feet from their doorsteps, the residents along Gulfshore Dr. have some of the nicest views in Southwest Florida. But they want to improve the vie..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A lot of Floridians voiced outrage at the BP oil spill and for good reason.The massive spill did a lot of damage and posed a threat to beaches in Florida. But mos..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- People met at the new Veterans Outpatient Clinic in the Cape that could soon pave the way for hundreds of new jobs. It's located at the northwest corner of Diplom..
FORT MYERS, Fla -- Voters in Fort Myers said yes to an ordinance prohibiting the city from discriminating based on age, race and sexual orientation. Fort Myers city leaders say the..
PINE ISLAND, Fla.- It's been a long time coming, but Pine Island's "Four Points" flag is finally flying straight.The pole at the corner of Stringfellow and Pine Island Road was bad..