PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested two men for stripping and burning copper wire Tuesday in Charlotte Harbor. A Street Crime’s Unit deputy obs..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police have finished working a very active scene after the discover of a body in a vehicle early Wednesday morning.The body has been identified as that..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Big changes are coming to the way eye-witnesses to crimes identify suspects. In the past, witnesses were shown six people in a traditional lineup. Now, they..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla (AP) - Florida's hurricane fund chief is warning that the state-created fund used to pay off claims after a big storm is dangerously overexposed.  ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Tuesday, September 20, 2011 the Fort Myers Police Department conducted four driver’s license checkpoints during a citywide operation. In nearly eight hou..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 6:26 p.m. the Fort Myers Police Department responded to the 2200 block of Central Avenue in reference to a suspicious person. Up..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- This Saturday you have a chance to enjoy a great meal prepared by some "celebrity chefs" including WINK News anchor Stacey Adams and help babies right here ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Port Charlotte man for breaking into a business, stealing $2,040 in frozen steaks and $394 in cash. Arrested wa..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Mitt Romney was the overwhelming favorite of Florida donors to GOP presidential candidates - at least before Texas Gov. Rick Perry threw his cowboy hat into th..
MIAMI (AP) - A glare that's bothered drivers on Interstate 95 and State Road 836 in Miami will be dimmed soon. Some drivers have complained of the strong glare si..
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Sheriff's officials say three inmates on suicide watch were taken to a hospital last month after overdosing on cocaine that had been smuggled into the Sarasot..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott remains burdened with a low standing among the state's voters, a new Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday shows..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Florida panther was struck and killed by a vehicle in southwest Florida. The driver reported the Monday night incident to..
NAPLES, Fla.- Rehabilitation patients at NCH downtown hospital in Naples will soon have a new place to recover. The new 54 bed facility is located at the north Naples campus..
CLEWISTON, Fla. -- Only on WINK - Hundreds of puppies are on their way to animal control offices throughout south Florida. Authorities confiscated more than 200 dogs from a s..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Less than two months after Arthur Perkins surrendered nearly 50 dogs from his Golden Gate home, outraged animal advocates filled the domestic animal services ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Fort Myers Police Department is investigating a "stranger danger" incident that occurred on Central Avenue. A 10-year-old boy, riding his skateboard, was app..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Fort Myers Police caught more than 100 people for traffic violations in Tuesday's checkpoint blitz across the city. In the largest checkpoint operation they've ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - "Just absolutely no care given to insure things were done correctly." Collier Clerk of Courts, Dwight Brock, calls the county's Housing Department deficient ..
NAPLES, Fla- More than 150 dogs will soon be up for adoption, thanks to one of the largest animal rescues in US history. Last weekend, a group called Pilots N Paws flew the animals..