LANSING, Mich. - U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow says her home state of Michigan as well as Florida have been selected to participate in a new pilot pr..
NAPLES, Fla.- Craig Miller, a Vietnam veteran and former CEO of Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, is expected to announce his candidacy for Florida State Senate in Napl..
VERO BEACH, Fla. - Hopefully, motorists driving along US-41 in Lee County will notice a cautionary message on a digital billboard asking them to slow down and watch for endangered ..
LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida's orange crop is expected to be slightly higher than last season's crop. Federal agriculture officials said Tuesday that Florida will produce 139 million b..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. (AP) - The dead panther has been found near a southwest Florida road after apparently being hit by a vehicle. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission ..
MARCO ISLAND, Fla. (AP) - State officials say dogs likely killed a half-dozen protected shorebird chicks at a Marco Island beach. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Three years ago, Jose Baez's name was barely a blip in the legal community. This was a lawyer who made his way to the profession after dropping out of high sch..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A man with a lengthy criminal background has been charged with attempted murder after Orlando Police say he fired several shots at them during a hotel standoff..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Officials say a Tampa police officer shot a man who was reportedly suicidal and pointing his weapon at police. Police spokeswoman Laura McElroy says 74-year-old ..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman says she's having numerous financial troubles because of a bank error that caused Chase Bank USA to declare her dead last November. Wre..
PUNTA GORDA Fla.- A Punta Gorda business is back open after a man drove his car into the front of the store. Pies and Plates is a specialty coffee shop and bistro in the shopping ..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - It's the last spacewalk of the shuttle era. But it will be conducted by a pair of space station residents. Astronauts Michael Fossum and Ronald Garan Jr..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- An investigation is underway after an overnight fire in Cape Coral. WINK News was on the scene as it happened around 1a.m. at NE 2nd Avenue and NE 4th..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Nancy Martin was sitting at the bar of Wicked Wings 'N' Things Friday night with family and friends. Her purse was under her seat when she got up to sing karaoke...
IMMOKALEE, Fla. -- Collier County deputies are investigating the apparent drowning death of a 2-year-old girl in a pool in Immokalee on Monday evening. Andrea Meza Santana was fou..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - WINK News has learned the suspect in last week's deadly hospital shooting in Collier County is now behind bars. The Collier County Sheriff's Office said Jeffr..
DESOTO COUNTY, Fla. - The federal government is stepping in to try to stop the latest threat to Florida's citrus industry. The USDA announced $11 million will go toward resea..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The city of Cape Coral says it has more canals than Venice, Italy! You can imagine, monitoring 400 miles of residential canals is a tough job. So for years, loca..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - No more pencils, no more books...it's more like no more summer break! This morning nearly 700 kids in Collier County started school a month earlier than usua..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Robert Mengle says he invested with former real estate agent Samir Cabrera-- and paid the price. "He's not an honest person," he said. He says cabrera took hi..