MARIANNA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say two people died when their car crossed into the path of an oncoming ambulance in the Florida Panhandle. The Monday evening c..
NOKOMIS, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Dr. Boyd A. Robinson, 44, 515 Dona Drive, Nokomis, on six counts of Obtaining a Controlled Substance by Fraud..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The astronauts aboard the International Space Station said Monday that ground controllers are figuring out how best to leave the vast complex running - ..
It's been a decade of decline for the U.S. post office and Tuesday, lawmakers are holding a hearing on the agency's growing deficit. On the table, eliminating Saturday delivery, la..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- He was the subject of a nationwide search and Tuesday, Daniel Proctor was in the Lee County jail. Proctor made his first appearance in front of a Lee County judge..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida elections panel says that politicians should be barred from campaigning if they owe money to the state. The Florida Elections C..
MIAMI (AP) - The Miami police chief has been suspended from his job and could eventually be removed in a long-running dispute with top city officials. The city ma..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott has named Republican operative Sally Bradshaw to the State Board of Education. The Republican governor announced ..
SOUTH PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives are investigating a shooting incident reported at 2:45 a.m. Tuesday morning. The driver stopped his..
MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Katia is continuing to weaken over the Atlantic Ocean and is now a Category 2 storm. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says Katia..
MELBOURNE BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police are investigating the death of a 29-year-old Orlando man who stopped breathing during a Labor Day beach outing with friends. M..
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) - Officials say a 7-year-old boy collapsed while playing football with his father on Labor Day. Hollywood police say the boy was taken to Mem..
FLAGLER BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Flagler County Sheriff's officials say a 45-year-old sailboat captain swam two miles to shore after he was swept overboard in rough seas. &nb..
MIAMI (AP) - A federal judge has granted bond to a South Florida family of fortune tellers, weeks after the family was arrested. A magistrate judge originally ord..
Wink News on scene as firefighters battle a blaze in Fort Myers overnight. The fire broke out around 2:00 a.m. on Kapok Court. When fire firefighters arrived they found..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Just a week ago, WINK News was told about Amy Patterson's disappearance. In seven days, no sign of Patterson but her ex-husband, Daniel Proctor, is behind..
NAPLES, Fla.- Florida Power and Light technicians attempted to turn power back on to surrounding buildings after a meter caught fire and burned through the wall of an apartment. "I..
COPELAND, Fla. - The gator suspected of pulling a 90-year-old Copeland woman into a canal, and taking one of her legs, has been caught. It was still alive, even with a bullet..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The events on September 11th can be haunting for many people. In the past 10 years, people have found different ways to cope with the tragedy. This year people fr..
PINE ISLAND, Fla. - Neighbors in Bokeelia, on Pine Island, tell WINK News they're glad to hear Daniel Proctor is behind bars. Law enforcement is treating the couple's house as a cr..