LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A Lehigh woman and her two, young children were barely spared as bullets were fired into their car Thursday evening. At approximately 5:40 pm, the Lee County S..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Friday, August 19, 2011 the Fort Myers Police Department will join nearly 10,000 other law enforcement agencies nationwide in support of an intensive crackdown..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The white Pontiac Sunfire that prosecutors used as evidence in the case against Casey Anthony has been destroyed. WOFL in Orlando reports tha..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The U.S. Labor Department says Florida last week had the biggest drop in applications for unemployment benefits of any state. They were down by 2,580 due t..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The price of gold hit another record high Thursday at more than $1,800 an ounce. Locally, more people are looking to gold for investment purposes. L..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Not all of the economic news is bad. A report by Forbes.com revealed Fort Myers has some of the most recession proof housing in the nation. But WINK..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Missing and broken items, vandalism, and homes left wide open! WINK News found thousands of your dollars wasted on a Collier County-run program to reha..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- Opening a proposed Bonita Springs homeless shelter has been anything but a smooth ride for St. Matthew's House. Their original site was scrapped, after overwh..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh Acres woman is banding together with other families to keep chickens in their backyard. Dianna Caminos and her husband are both unemployed and the chi..
NAPLES, Fla -- On Monday, Collier County students will be going back to school, and for some students, they will be greeted with one major change. This year, some reports card..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- It's a bitter-sweet start to the school year for one Lee County teacher. Riverdale High English teacher Mary Hill is receiving a lifetime achivement award after s..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - There's a new chicken in town. And in a couple of weeks, this bird will save you plenty of cash at local restaurants and businesses. Just about everyone's heard ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fl. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is giving away on his Facebook page tickets to an upcoming Republican presidential debate as well as a chance to spend time with him. &..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- A large animal rescue has taken place on 19351 Meredith Road near Henderson Grade in North Fort Myers.A 7-year-old horse, named Zippy, was walking across a ..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A South Florida congressman is being criticized for comparing himself to an abolitionist hero of the Underground Railroad and the Democratic Party to a..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Cameron Thursday donated two 2005 model Ford Crown Vic cruisers to the Trenton Police Department in Gilchrist County. On June ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Six Mile Cypress has now been re-opened in both directions. Police officers had to manually push one of the railroad crossing bars out of the way. The bars were s..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Very soon, you should be able to learn the value of your property in Lee County, and the proposed taxes for the coming year. The appraiser's office is supposed to..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Two years before he was accused of plotting to bomb his high school, Jared Cano confronted police with a metal baseball bat when they came to his apartment looki..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Sales of specialty license plates in Florida are on the decline. The Tampa Tribune (http://bit.ly/nIK1Ns ) reports that 1.4 million specialty p..