CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- A 75-acre fire is burning at Zemel Road and U.S. 41 in Punta Gorda, according to Division of Forestry. Trust WINK News for the latest details.
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A task force made up of law enforcement personnel from the Cape Coral Police Department, Lee County Sheriff’s Office and the Fort Myers Police Department ma..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Lee County Health Department is maintaining its warning for people, pets and livestock to avoid contact with the Caloosahatchee River water despite toxicity..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY Fla.- Getting a speeding ticket is never fun and in Southwest Florida it's not cheap either. In Charlotte County speeding fines range from 126 dollars to 458 doll..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man who threatened a Punta Gorda Airport mechanic at Air Trek Ambulance Services with a shard of broken glass. CCS..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott has suspended plans to implement an executive order mandating drug testing for all state employees. In a June 10 memo to agency heads, Scot..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - If you've ever wondered where in the United States people are living the longest, you don't have the look very far. Women in one Southwest Florida county are..
PINE ISLAND, Fla.-- Storms with dangerous lightning sparked several burns across Southwest Florida including one on Pine Island. Our Kyle Jordan joins us live with ..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The St. Petersburg police chief is leading a session to discuss shooting tactics and policy in the aftermath of three city officers fatally shot in the ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Lightning from a severe thunderstorm started a brush fire in a residential neighborhood off King's Highway and Midway Blvd. in Port Charlotte Wednesday night...
HOUSTON (AP) - She'll still go to the hospital every day for speech and physical therapy and other treatment -- but Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords will be living at home now in H..
New this morning foreclosure filings are picking back up in the state of Florida. In fact 1 in every 461 homes got a foreclosure notice&n..
One of Southwest Florida's most wanted in now behind bars. 22 year old Sandy Forrester is now in the Lee County jail. She was wanted for her role in a brutal robb..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-Law enforcement says it isn't surprised the Drug Enforcement Administration ranks Florida the top state for grow house seizures in 2010. "Florida's been number one..
NAPLES, Fla. -- Naples residents are speaking out after Collier County commissioners vote to move forward building $1.2 million restroom and concession facility at Vanderbilt Beach..
PINE ISLAND, Fla - A 75 acre brush fire burned North of Pine Island Center on Pine Island on Wednesday evening.The fire was threatening homes at one point, but crews now say homes ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - A barbecue grill may have started a dramatic fire at the Whiskey Creek Country Club on Wednesday night.The fire started inside the golf cart barn and ..
LEHIGH ACRES, FL-Lee County deputies are searching for at least five suspects in a brutal home invasion and sexual assault.It happened at a home in Lehigh Acres.resident Jimmy Irwi..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Finally, some good news for job seekers this summer. "We're seeing a lot more recruitment activity now. It's not only that they're talking about hiring, they actu..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- They're part of what's known as the "Greatest Generation", but often times it's our seniors who are the greatest target for abuse and scams. &n..