NORTH FORT MYERS- A North Fort Myers man gives "being neighborly" a whole new meaning. That's after he spots a thief breaking into his neighbor's shed at four in the morning. When ..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.-- If you've ever driven I-75, you've probably seen the weigh stations off to the side of the interstate. But unless you're a commercial truck driver, you've proba..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The littlest of readers were all smiles as they dug through boxes of books to find their latest literary adventure. The Rotary Club of Fort Myers-Sunrise and the..
A new Crime Stoppers program now allows you to text in your tips for cash and just like a phone call you will remain anonymous. "We'll get information from a source that we wouldn'..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- A brush fire is burning between I-75 and US 41 north of Oil Well and south of Tuckers Grade Tuesday evening. The approximately 20-25-acre fire has shut..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Tuesday marked the farewell to an Immokalee teen who was killed in a horrific car crash. Authorities say 17-year-old Amanda Alvarado died after her boyfr..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.-A motorcycle accident in Cape Coral on Tuesday left Aileen Marsden, 45, of Cape Coral, seriously injured. Officers responded to a report of a motorcycle traf..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A Fort Myers man has been charged in Tampa federal court with bilking $16 million from Polk County investors. James Risher was charged Friday with money launderi..
MIAMI (AP) - The National Hurricane Center is reporting that the first tropical depression of the 2011 Eastern Pacific hurricane season has formed and could become a tropical storm..
NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The Volusia County Beach Patrol says an Orlando teen was nipped by a shark while wading in knee-deep water in New Smyrna Beach. The 19-year-old suffer..
We're Kickin' it with Kyle in Port Charlotte with some members of the semi-pro football team, The Florida Veterans. They are playing this weekend for the UFF State Championsh..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Fort Myers Miracle are drawing on current events to draw fans. The Minnesota Twins Class A affiliate wanted to help heartbroken Ohio State football fan..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - Businesses in Bonita Springs will have to shell out to cover up their waste bins or possibly face a fine. It's part of a city code that has been around since..
MARCO ISLAND, Fla. -- Only on WINK, a man charged with tying up and robbing an employee at the Crazy Flamingo on Marco Island has been sentenced. For the first time the employee i..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Two people are shot in the area of Clemente Park and Henderson Avenue Monday evening. Police responded to a call that came in around 7:08pm and found one m..
Lehigh Acres, Fla.-The woman viciously attacked by a robber as she was leaving work Friday night at Luxxor Casino in Lehigh Acres is opening up to WINK News about the horrific expe..
PORT CHARLOTTE Fla.- Animal control officers in Charlotte County are investigating what they are calling one of the most severe cases of animal cruelty they have ever seen. It all..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Jimmy Sella is helping to put Charlotte County on the map. The 20-year-old just qualified for the Junior Bowling Nationals in Las Vegas, Nevada.He's the only..
SOUTHWEST, Fla.-- Floridians who walked away from their homes hoping also to walk away from their debt may still be on the hook for what they owe. Bankruptcy attorne..
HENDRY COUNTY, Fla.- Lake Okeechobee has dropped to under 10 feet, the lowest in four years. It is discouraging boaters and fishermen, who often spend a lot of money in Clewi..