Naples man killed in I-75 crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A Naples man was killed in a crash on I-75 on Saturday morning. It happened in the southbound lanes of the highway, near Bonita Beach Road. Florida Highway P..
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Vehicle rollover at U.S. 41 and Clayton Court

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Bibey

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A vehicle has rolled over at U.S. 41 and Clayton Court. This intersection is just north of Boyscout Drive. Northbound lanes are open, and southbound traffic is d..
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Collier 211 reports some connection errors

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla -- Glitches in the Collier County 211 helpline are to blame for some calls not getting through. Collier 211 launched its services two weeks ago, but learned not..
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Spending spree happening in Lee County

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- From gas prices to foreclosures, our economy has taken a hit.  But WINK News found signs of economic growth across southwest Florida and this weekend there..
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Marco limo driver gets arrested for 6th DUI

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

  MARCO ISLAND, Fla -- A Marco Island limo driver is pulled over and arrested for drunk driving in a company car and WINK News is learning this isn't his first, but his sixth ..
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Pine Island sewer spill prompts swimming, fishing advisories

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A driver caused a stink on Pine Island Friday afternoon after hitting part of a sewer line system, then driving off. It happened near the intersection of York Ro..
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Child prodigy volunteers to play for patients at HealthPark

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

LEE COUNTY, Fla -- HealthPark Medical Center's Atrium has seen many a volunteer pianist sit down at the ivory keys, but one is really hitting high notes with doctors, nur..
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Gas prices on the rise, right before our eyes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

FORT MYERS, FL - With gas prices continuing to climb with no ceiling in sight, many are wondering where the numbers come from. Gas prices rise at the pump after there is a rise in ..
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Illegal immigrant discovered to have false identity

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- On Wednesday, after allegedly committing a lewd act at a beach access in Bonita, Miguel Angel Rivera-Flores was arrested by Lee County Sheriff’s deputies. R..
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Brushfire contained in Cape Coral

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A brush fire at 23rd St. SW at Surfside in Cape Coral was contained to one acre Friday afternoon. Officials suspect that children were playing with fireworks when..
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Olympic swimmers training in Naples

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

NORTH NAPLES, Fla. - The Summer Olympics are back this year. But if you don't have a ticket to see the games in London, you may still get a chance to see some Olympians! World-clas..
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Fort Myers/Cape Coral rank #1 for median home value in study

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Encouraging news for Southwest Florida's real estate market: Fort Myers and Cape Coral top a new study for the best home values in the nation."This is going to dr..
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SB lanes of I-75 at mm 105 back open after crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The southbound lanes of I-75 at mile marker 105 have re-opened after an earlier crash with injuries. The scene is clear.
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House passes increased penalties for trafficking

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida House has passed a bill that increases penalties for human trafficking and smuggling in the sex-for-pay trade.    The measure (H..
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Bill would give Gov. more influence over judiciary

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida House has passed a measure that would give Gov. Rick Scott even more influence over the state's judicial branch.    The House pa..
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Fla. House passes wrongful conviction compensation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A man who spent 27 years in prison for a murder he didn't commit would be compensated $1.35 million under a bill that has passed in the Florida House. ..
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LCSO warns residents of phone scam

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- This week the Lee County Sheriff’s Office fraud line received approximately ten (10) complaints from residents who have received harassing and threatening p..
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Fire destroys Lehigh Acres home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A cooking fire on the 2600 block of 13th Street SW in Lehigh Acres left one home destroyed Friday afternoon. A man was cooking in his kitchen when he realized h..
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Lawmaker resigns over texts to prosecutor

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Democrat lawmaker resigned Friday over suggestive and harassing text messages he sent to a married federal prosecutor using a hidden identity.  ..
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Fla. panel OKs state worker drug-testing bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - After a roller-coaster ride through the House, a bill that allows state agencies to randomly drug-test their employees was cleared by a final committee on ..
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