LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Buckingham man is safe Thursday, after an overnight standoff. Lee County deputies tell us 27-year-old Brandon Helms entered a home on Skates Circle, j..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral and its public safety unions are at a budget standoff, leading the city to explore other options to balance the budget. Mayor John Sullivan says that ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Doctors said he may never walk again. Now he's earning medals and inspiring athletes in Southwest Florida. Next time you think you're too tired to work out, thin..
SARASOTA, Fla.-For these four high school seniors, September 11, 2001 began with a once in a lifetime opportunity. At the time seven year old students at Emma Booker Elementary Sch..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The Cape Coral Police Department's K-9 unit is undergoing some training Wednesday and WINK News got a special look. The Cape Coral Police ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Governor Rick Scott's office is now backpedaling from his previous statements about expanded drilling in the Everglades. On Tuesday, the Governor sided with ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The private, non-profit Bonita Springs Utility (BSU) is admitting a paperwork error on its proposed budget for the coming year. Some customers are saying: t..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Patriotic flags are popping up on signs and storefronts across Cape Coral."We had several members that were directly affected by 9/11. As the 10 year anniversary ..
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Nate has formed in the Gulf of Mexico, and authorities have issued a tropical storm warning for parts of Mexico's coast. The U.S. Nati..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - In the 1970s there was less than two dozen Florida panthers. The endangered cat is making a comeback with 100 to 160 adults. However, that provid..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department arrested a suspect for a shooting that happened in an apartment on Washington Avenue last week. Police arrested Fernando Gutierre..
Deputies were investigating an armed robbery at a business in East Naples late Sunday night. COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The robbery at the Dollar General Store, 4921 Rattlesnake Hammo..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Punta Gorda Police Detectives arrested three people today on charges related to the recent thefts reported a loss of water service on September 2nd. It was then ..
ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a South Gulf Cove man for stealing $3,200 in jewelry from an Englewood East woman’s home that he was watching ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - An appeal court will decide if lawmakers can allow slot machines anywhere in Florida. A three-judge panel of the 1st District Court of Ap..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA may have to wait a few days before launching a set of twins to the moon. The two spacecraft - Grail-A and Grail-B - are due to bl..
MIAMI (AP) - It's about to cost more to drive on some South Florida roads. Florida Department of Transportation officials say they're raising the tolls on Florida..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Another 9/11 tribute is now proudly on display in Southwest Florida. This time, it's at a brand new fire station, thanks to some generous donors and talented arti..
NAPLES, Fla. - Many victims of domestic violence stay with their abusers because they lack financial knowledge and resources. Now, one southwest Florida women's shelter is taking a..
Miami (AP) - JPMorgan Chase is teaming up with Florida International University and local officials to encourage more kids in Miami's Liberty City to set their sights on college.&n..