Red Sox stadium hopes to open in time for spring training

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Crews are working non-stop to get the future spring training home of the Boston Red Sox ready for action early next year. WINK News is getting just one more sneak..
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Stabbing in Immokalee leaves 1 dead and 1 injured

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

IMMOKALEE, Fla.- On Sunday, just after midnight, the Collier County Sheriff's Office received a call in reference to a stabbing in Immokalee. Deputies were dispatched to the scene ..
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Christmas gifts for foster kids stolen from church

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CLERMONT, Fla. (AP) - Thousands of dollars in Christmas gifts for foster children have been stolen from a central Florida church.    WESH 2 News (http://bit.ly/sCBWW..
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Fire destroys 4 yachts at Coconut Grove marina

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COCONUT GROVE, Fla. (AP) - Investigators are trying to find out what caused a fire that destroyed four yachts at a South Florida marina.    The Miami Herald (http://..
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Fatal accident in Ochopee leaves U.S. 41 blocked

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A collision on U.S. 41 in Ochopee has left at least one dead and the road completely blocked. Florida Highway Patrol has reported that the accident happened f..
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Teens break into Gainesville restaurant, cook meal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Police say two teenagers broke into a north Florida Chinese restaurant and cooked some chicken gizzards.    Gainesville police spokesman Jor..
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Local church stuffs the bus

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

NAPLES, Fla. - Members of a Collier County church are donating some generous gifts to school children. The Living Word Family Church set up a bus in front of the Super Target on Im..
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State Board of Ed approves new FCAT scores

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The state Board of Education has approved a new set of passing scores for Florida's standardized test.    The board voted unanimously in fav..
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Fla. Legislature shifts focus to higher education

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Last year, Florida legislators made historic changes to education. Tenure for new teachers was eliminated. Instructor evaluations were revamped and linked to student t..
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Fla. ministry sued over abuse allegations in Haiti

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A Florida Panhandle ministry is being sued over alleged sexual abuse at a Haitian orphanage whose finances it manages.    A lawsuit filed in E..
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Kickin' it with Kyle at the Lee County DAS

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- How about bringing a pet home for the holidays?This morning WINK News was kicking it with Kyle at the Lee County Domestic Animal Services for more information on ..
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FAMU head keeps job during hazing death probe

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida A&M University's president will keep his job while authorities investigate the hazing death of a band member.    The university'..
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Lakeland Officer shot while on patrol

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Lakeland police officer suffered life-threatening injuries after being shot while on patrol. Lakeland Police Chief Lisa Womack says 25-..
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Stabbing investigation in Immokalee

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

IMMOKALEE, Fla. - Collier County deputies are investigating two stabbings in Immokalee. The Sheriff's Office says one man was found dead behind a trailer on North 3rd Street; Deput..
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Car collides into Port Charlotte supermarket

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving a car that crashed into a Port Charlotte Publix supermarket. The crash happened around 3:30pm Sunda..
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Lehigh teen killed in overnight crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol said a Lehigh Acres teen was killed in an overnight crash. The crash happened around 2am Sunday, off Kittyhawk Drive near Jonathan Avenu..
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Failed claims bills revived in Florida Legislature

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Emotion-packed bills that would compensate two men whose lives were turned upside down by governmental mistakes will get another chance during Florida's 20..
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FAMU board to consider president's suspension

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida A&M University's Board of Trustees will consider Gov. Rick Scott's request that President James Ammons be suspended while authorities continue ..
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Dog-owner olympics support anti-terrorism charity

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Twenty dog and owner duos converged on the Von Tente Kennel in North Fort Myers for the fourth annual Dog-Owner Olympics.Dogs of all types competed in agili..
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Showtime at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall is welcoming Cirque Dreams Holidaze, Salute to Vienna, and BB King. For tickets, go to bbmannpah.com.
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