ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Residents of a St. Petersburg gated community have a new and unusual neighbor: an American crocodile. Shondra Farner in the Caya Costa..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A SeaWorld animal trainer says the whale that pulled a trainer into a pool and drowned her last year was possessive of objects and that tr..
MIAMI (AP) - Health officials are asking Miami-Dade County residents to be on the alert for mosquitos after a 27-year-old man was diagnosed with West Nile virus. ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Republicans currently prefer Texas Gov. Rick Perry by a slight margin over former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney in their party's battle to find a ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Floridians had the biggest drop in income among residents in any state other than Nevada during the past three years of a recession and anemic economic recover..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- This morning, at roughly 8:00 a.m., Charlotte County Fire and EMS responded to the report of a single-family residential structure fire located at 19903 Midwa..
FORT MYERS, Fl.-The laundry list of do's and don'ts when you are pregnant can seem daunting. But Dr. Annette MacKoul answers your questions in a multi-part series starting wi..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.-- A crash involving two cars and a Lee county school bus sent two people to the hospital and is blocking traffic on eastbound lanes of Pine Island Road. The bus co..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A car and young child are left abandoned after an accident on Buckingham Rd. near Orange River Rd. A passerby, who saw the car, called deputies around one o'..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- Many neighbors so distraught hearing that the rumors they've heard over the last few months are true that they didn't want to speak on camera. Rumors ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - A crash between two motorcycles left a Port Charlotte man dead, and his brother critically injured. According to Florida Highway Patrol, Anthony Semprevivo..
NORTH NAPLES, Fla. - We're learning more of the gruesome details in the murder of Suzanne Bishop, who was found dead and dismembered inside a North Naples apartment. What we read i..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Big Brothers Big Sisters is back in southwest Florida. When the local office closed in June, nearly five hundred kids in the area were left without services."For ..
CAPTIVA ISLAND, Fla.- An amazing story of survival. A mother manatee and her calf are released back into the wild today. It took about 20 people to lift the almost 1,100 pound moth..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Chad Arnold is known for one of the longest standoffs in Cape Coral history. In April of 2003, Arnold held off police for nearly 24 hours before taking his ..
IMMOKALEE, Fla.-- Dozens of Immokalee High School students support the Miami Dolphins.Not just for their play on the field, but for the touchdown they scored in Immokalee Wednesday..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Audrey Gibson is going to be the next state senator from Northeast Florida. State officials on Wednesday canceled an October special elec..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- New developments in a story WINK News first broke Tuesday night. Dozens of dogs rescued from a suspected puppy mill in Clewiston are now finding safety right here..
NAPLES, Fla.- Suzanne Bishop was found dismembered in a Collier County apartment in July. Now, nearly two months later, gruesome details are emerging about her death. WINK News has..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives are asking the public for help in identifying a man involved in an attempted burglary of jewelry store Sep. 12 in Port C..