19 year-old woman dies in Lehigh car accident

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A young woman from Lehigh Acres has died in a New Year's day crash. Florida Highway Patrol says 19 year-old Yolimar Martinez died on the scene early Sunday mor..
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Powerball tickets doubling in price to $2

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Get ready to pay more for Powerball: Ticket prices are going up to $2. Lottery organizers hope the price change will entice more people to play because jack..
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SWAT raid nets one arrest and a marijuana growing operation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.  - The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit issued an arrest warrant Saturday afternoon for the man responsible for shooting at a tow..
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Naples women killed in Hardee County crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

HARDEE COUNTY, Fla. - Two Naples women were killed in a head-on crash with a semi truck last night in Hardee County.Florida Highway Patrol said 35 year-old Jennifer Jenkins and 34 ..
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Body found floating under Collier dock

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Deputies do not suspect foul play in the death of a man found floating in the water in Collier County.Authorities say the 78 year-old man was found under a d..
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Punta Gorda Police make arrest in 'distraction burglary'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Punta Gorda Police arrested an Oakland Park man early this morning on charges related to “distraction burglary” cases. Punta Gorda Police Detectives..
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Hosting for the holidays: What to cook?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

Holiday Pinwheel: tortilla, cream cheese, ham, cheese, lettuce, tomato. Wrap it up and slice Roasted Honey Tomato Bruschetta: cherry tomatoes, honey, oil, thyme, ricotta, bruschett..
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Hosting for the holidays: What to cook?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

Holiday Pinwheel: tortilla, cream cheese, ham, cheese, lettuce, tomato. Wrap it up and slice Roasted Honey Tomato Bruschetta: cherry tomatoes, honey, oil, thyme, ricotta, bruschett..
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Military couple gets dream beach wedding

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla -- The Naples community has stepped up to help give a local military couple the wedding of their dreams. The charity, "Operation Open Arms" made it all come together in..
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Beachfront battle at Naples' Ritz Carlton Resort

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Hall

NAPLES, Fla.-The exclusive Ritz Carlton Resort is allegedly trying to keep those who aren't guests of the hotel off their part of the beach.  A Collier County sheriff's deputy..
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Distraction bandits target area residents

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

PUNTA GORDA Fla.- Carole Pratt was alone at her Punta Gorda home yesterday when a man knocked at her door. "He said I just wanted to let you know we are going to be doing some work..
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CFA takes a look back at the common scams of 2011

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- With the new year come new scams from thieves targeting your wallet. As we move into the new year, we want to give you a rundown of some of the common scams aroun..
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Nev. texting while driving law brings fines Jan. 1

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Driving while texting or talking on a handheld device will hit Nevadans in their wallets come Jan. 1 as a new law shifts from warnings to fines, among near..
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Abandoned kitten beats the odds

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

NAPLES, Fla.- A little feline is getting a second shot at life. The four-week old kitten is the lone survivor of a litter found abandoned in a Naples neighborhood. Now, the Naples ..
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22-year-old arrested in the death of Clewiston child

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HENDRY COUNTY, Fla.- Hendry county Investigators arrested 22-year-old, Jerrell Johnson, on charges of Negligent Homicide. Hendry County Deputies received a call on Christmas mornin..
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31 sell alcohol to minors during compliance operation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Eighty-eight out of 119 businesses visited Thursday night, during an underage alcohol enforcement operation, properly checked I.D.s and refused to sell alcoho..
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Accident on Alligator Alley leaves 1 dead

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The Florida Highway Patrol is on the scene of a fatal accident on Alligator Alley at mile marker 78. F.H.P. has confirmed there is at least one fatality in th..
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More gold coins found in Salvation Army's red kettles

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Salvation Army gets yet another boost to it's Red Kettle Campaign. Three more gold coins have been discovered in red kettles. Two of the coins are South Afric..
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CCSO SWAT called out after shot fired at tow truck driver

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office received a call at 1:05 p.m. following an altercation that resulted in a shot fired when a tow truck driver attempted ..
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CCSO seeks help locating suspect in Craiglist robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives are asking the public for information on the whereabouts of 21-year-old Andre Reynard Hall whose last known address was ..
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