BOKEELIA, Fla.- The missing Cape Coral teacher, Amy Patterson, is now believed to be dead. She disappeared in July and authorities are calling her boyfriend the prime suspect. Dani..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Juvenile delinquency is continuing to drop in Florida. Preliminary figures released this week show a 10 percent decline in delinquency re..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A low pressure system over the Gulf of Mexico could become a tropical depression by the weekend, forecasters said Thursday, bringing the possibility of flash flo..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives are asking the public for assistance in identifying surveillance photos taken in the armed robbery of ..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - The Coast Guard has called off a search for a Panhandle man never returned from a fishing trip in the Gulf of Mexico. Authorities say 41-ye..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and North Port Police worked together in solving an Aug. 25 home burglary in the 15000 block of Chamberlain Blvd., Port ..
This may come as a surprise to many people, but it is still illegal in Florida for a man and a woman to live together unless they're married. More surprising is that in the last tw..
CRESCENT BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a 19-year-old surfer was bitten by shark at Crescent Beach. Shane Lancaster told the St. Augustine Record he felt some..
MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Katia is making its trek across the Atlantic with little change in strength. Katia has maximum sustained winds early Thursday near 75 mph (..
Wink News on the scene as Cape Coral Police search for a suspect in an armed robbery. It happened just before midnight at the Circle K on Santa Barbara and Veterans. A perime..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The push by Florida lawmakers and Gov. Rick Scott to make deep spending cuts this year may pay off during the crucial 2012 election season. A new fore..
MIAMI (AP) - MTV reality star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is turning his hobby of tanning into a business venture in Florida. Sorrentino has been named a partner of Boca T..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The Hillsborough County State Attorney says the 17-year-old who is charged with plotting to blow up his high school will be tried as an adult. Jared Cano wa..
NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities in North Miami Beach say a man carrying what was later determined to be a toy rifle was shot and killed by police. The incident bega..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Some people in Lee County will do just about anything for a job. That includes singing, dancing and even quacking like a duck. Over the past several weeks, more ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Mariner Middle School teacher Amy Patterson disappeared in July. Now her ex-husband, who she is dating again, Daniel Proctor, is being called a suspect.&n..
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - An extensive beach renourishment project underway at Fort Myers Beach was expected to wrap by September, but a series of setbacks is pushing back the deadl..
A new, deadly disease is quickly killing palm trees throughout the state. But it's how the lethal bacteria is being spread that has experts talking. It's called Texas Phoenix Palm ..
NAPLES, Fla.- A fatal accident has happened at 630 Fountainhead Way in Naples on Wednesday evening. A re-roofing project is under way at that address. A worker was moving roofing m..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Administrators at Edison State College are accused of forging signatures, pressuring employees and misleading students about the nursing schools accreditation, ..