LABELLE, Fla. - Hendry County says every farmer was affected in some way from two nights of below-freezing temperatures, meaning potentially millions of dollars lost overnight."I w..
CAPE CORAL, FL - Cape Coral's Alternative Learning Center west's principal, Derrick Donnell speaks out after being suspended by the Lee County school board. Donnell says someone ma..
NAPLES, Fla. - Police say a man ran out of a restaurant with a toys-for-tots donation box, which inside had between $200-$400 for the organization. According to a police report, em..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- With a snip here...and a knot there...one group of high school students are hoping to make the winter a little warmer for Lee County's homeless. "They need blanke..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Former Lee County school teacher Richard Doucette stands in front of a judge, accused of fondling a ten year-old girl at her own birthday party. The girl's f..
LEE COUNTY-- A large number of dead sea creatures are washing ashore on Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel Island. The dead invertebrates could be seen piled up ashore ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Forget traveling over the river and through the woods if you plan to make it home on time for the holidays. But a WINK News investigation finds, if you pla..
LEHIGH ACRES, FL- A thief steals Christmas gifts from right under the tree. Now, a Lehigh couple says they have nothing to give their children. "I can't tell you how I feel right n..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Forget traveling over the river and through the woods if you plan to make it home on time for the holidays. But a WINK News investigation finds, if you plan on f..
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - The ex-convict who calmly held a school board at gunpoint and then began randomly firing had circled the date on a calendar found in his mobile home, evide..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida Chamber of Commerce study recommends enhancing the state's seaports and airports to create143,000 jobs.The study released Wednesday dovetails wit..
LEE COUNTY -- WINK Crews are on scene of a robbery at First National Bank of the Gulf Coast at 50 Joel Boulevard in Lehigh Acres Wednesday morning. The Lee County Sheriff's Office..
THE ESTIMATING BOARD SAYS LEE CO. TAXABLE PROPERTY VALUES, SHOULD BE FLAT THE COMING YEAR. THAT MEANS: N..
NAPLES, Fla. - Auto aficionados have three very special automobiles to rev up their bids at the Jan. 28 – 30 Naples Winter Wine Festival charity auction. A 1956 Corvette Conv..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Justice Department has sued BP Exploration and Production Inc. and eight other companies in the Gulf oil spill disaster in an effort to recover billions of do..
FORT MYERS, Fla - With just a few weeks remaining in the year, 2010 has proved to be a tragic one for boating accidents. So far, there have been 76 boating fatalities, a 24-percent..
A Freeze Warning is in effect for Glades and Hendry counties from 3am to 9am Thursday morning, with freezing temperatures and patchy frost likely. A Freeze Watch is in effect for L..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A children's advocacy effort modeled after the tea party movement has introduced $300 million in legislative priorities that it believes will bolster Flori..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Attorney General Bill McCollum today announced Florida and 49 other states have obtained settlement for nearly $13.25 million with DIRECTV resolving..
ORLANDO, Fla. - AirTran Airways is advising passengers on Wedensday that a winter weather system is expected to affect the Southeast U.S. and could result in flight delays and/or c..