CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Cape Coral firefighters are working to put out a Charlotte County fire between Burnt Store Road and US 41 just south of Zemel Road. The area consists o..
NORTH PORT, Fla - The search is on for a gunman who killed a man and injured a woman. It happened at a North Port home late Tuesday night. Investigators were on scene all nigh..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A merit pay plan in South Florida could help the Lee County School District find money for performance pay for teachers. The Miami-Dade County School Distr..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A brush fire at Corkscrew Road and Wildcat Drive in Immokalee burned 42 acres Tuesday night, according to Division of Forestry. The fire has sparked up since,..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- UPDATE: The name of the deceased victim is Robert Mann, 32, and the name of the victim who was treated for a gunshot wound is Katrina Stoner, 28. Both ..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill Wednesday intended to cut property taxes paid to the state's water management districts, but the move also will likely to..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The four astronauts who will bid goodbye to the space shuttle program are practicing at the launch pad this week for their July 8 send-off. Commander Ch..
Wink News on the scene of breaking news-- a Suncoast Estates family is homeless after a fire rips through through their trailer. The fire broke out around 4:40 this morning.&..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. -- A seventh Immokalee firefighter is leaving the department. He took a severance package on Tuesday evening during a special board meeting. The firefighter is lea..
NAPLES, Fla. -- Collier County Sheriff Kevin Rambosk is taking his safety tips into the 21st century. The sheriff is Blogging on the Golisano Children's Museum of Naples C'mon webs..
NAPLES, Fla. -- A Naples man says he was a target of road rage. He is speaking out after surviving a hit and run, while riding his bike. Deputies arrested the driver and charged ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- 5-year-old Gabe Ferguson looks well one month after what family says was a terrible accident. Gabe's great-grandmother Shirley Moore says she fears the worst sc..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY Fla.- Fighting brush fires in the Florida heat can be downright brutal. "First of all they are putting on very heavy gear they are going into the fire they are he..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY Fla.- The Englewood Rotary Club boasts of having the biggest fireworks display in the area. "We know for a fact that ours will be the largest show on the west coas..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The city of Fort Myers could soon start testing the water in the Caloosahatchee and its not going to cost taxpayers a thing. Its a proposed plan that will tie riv..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A 30-acre brush fire is burning about one mile south of SR 82 in Lehigh Acres, according to Division of Forestry. There is a lot of smoke in the area. At this t..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott, who campaigned on a job-creation platform, has signed a new law designed to help former felons get to work. The 46 bills Scott signed into..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A Naples taxi driver is under arrest for driving under the influence. Collier County Sheriff's deputies say the Crown Taxi driver blew almost three times over..
Lee county will proceed with contract talks to build an aquatic center at City of Palms Park in Ft. Myers. The county will negotiate with the National Swim Center..
FORT MYERS, Fla.--The Board of Lee County Commissioners will proceed into contract negotiations with National Swimming Center Corporation, the group hoping to convert City of Palms..