GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla. - Additional firefighting help is expected in Collier County on Thursday to help battle a 1,700 acre brush fire in Golden Gate Estates.Firefighting crews ..
SOUTH CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL- Two Lee County men, answer to charges, they murdered a grandmother. The body of Mary Ann Zarb was found in a wooded area in South Charlotte County off o..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A WINK News exclusive: We go to the governor's mansion for a special one-on-one interview with Governor Rick Scott about his first few months in office. He rare..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- A brush fire burned in Charlotte County Wednesday afternoon and evening. The fire started at Florida 31 and Bermont Road in Punta Gorda. The fire was a..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A brush fire in Golden Gate Estates burns Wednesday afternoon. Firefighters say the 560-acre fire that burned yesterday has rekindled. At this time, th..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A WINK News exclusive: After weeks of calls and requests to talk with him, Governor Rick Scott invited only WINK News to the governor's mansion for a special on..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Update: FMPD are looking for a possible second witness to the Desmond Jones homicide. The witness is described as a thin, light-skinned black male in his early to ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla- A Ft. Myers Beach man is under arrest for selling a boat he wasn't authorized to sell and pocketing a few thousand dollars along the way. On February 7, the Lee Co..
PORT CHARLOTTE Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Street Crimes and Narcotics units raided a Port Charlotte home at 22362 Hernando Avenue Wednesday at 8:05 a.m. Detectives served..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-- Sea turtle nesting season officially starts Sunday, May 1st. But some turtle mothers couldn't wait that long. Eve Haverfiled with Turtle Time, a group that monit..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff’s Office arrested a restaurant employee for fraudulently using a credit card that was accidentally left behind by a customer. Justin..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Shane Simpkins and Christopher Neuberger have been charged with felony murder as well as armed burglary and grand theft in connection to the disappearance of Ma..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Two men have been charged with the murder of a 64-year-old Estero woman. Mary Ann Zarb was reported missing two weeks ago. Investigators discovered Zar..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - With Southwest Florida gas prices averaging $3.84/gal, it's a never-ending quest for a bargain. But at some stations, it's higher-priced fuel that's attracti..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- For the first time in years, the ring leader of the Lords of Chaos is back in a Lee County courtroom. Kevin Foster was convicted of murdering a popular teacher i..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Three fires burned throughout the evening on Tuesday in Collier County, according to Victor Hill of Florida Division of Forestry. The first, and most serious,..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County's interim school superintendent is recommending termination for a principal who also serves on the Cape Coral City Council. Doctor Derrick Donnell is a..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- For the first time since being put on house arrest, the Collier County teen accused of killing a classmate at a bus stop was in court. Jorge Saavedra is char..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.-A fire that started at Slater Road and Bright Road in North Fort Myers has been put out, according to Emergency Dispatchers of Lee Control. The fire was appr..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.– Governor Rick Scott and Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Commissioner Gerald Bailey announced Tuesday that the State’s crime rate decline..