FORT MYERS, Fla.-The annual crime statistics are out and overall crime in the city has dropped nearly 7 percent. Violent crime is down nearly 15 percent in spite of budget and pay ..
MIAMI (AP) - A grand piano recently showed up on a sandbar in Miami's Biscayne Bay, about 200 yards from condominiums on the shore. The piano, which weighs at least 650 pound..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Republican legislative leaders have given Gov. Rick Scott approval to delay his budget proposals to lawmakers by one day until Feb. 7. Senate President Mik..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The Gulf Coast house where two law officers were shot down while helping to serve a warrant has been demolished.The house was leveled Monday night after..
FORT MYERS, Fla - Fort Myers Police have identified 32- year old Richard Johnson Jr. as the victim of Monday's shooting.The Fort Myers Police Department received a call in referenc..
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) - Holes are being drilled in the sand at Orange Beach to make sure there's no oil there from last year's massive spill.A crew using an auger drills five hol..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Results from a national exam show that less than half of Florida fourth and eighth grade students are proficient in science.Science scores from the 2009 Na..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla -- State and local emergency management officials are urging residents and visitors along the Florida Peninsula to stay alert and exercise caution as a poten..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Detectives with the Lee County Sheriff's office on Monday arrested three juveniles for the vandalism at Canterbury School last week. During the course of the in..
MIAMI (AP) - A former Roman Catholic Priest who left the church to marry his girlfriend after the two were photographed embracing on a South Florida beach is getting a new TV show...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Republican legislative leaders have given Gov. Rick Scott approval to delay his budget proposals to lawmakers by one day until Feb. 7.Senate President Mike..
FORT MYERS- More than 1,000 handguns, shotguns, rifles and semi-automatic weapons are off City streets because of a Fort Myers Police Department initiative “Operation Safe Ne..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - A woman who walked away from a Pennsylvania prison work-release program last year was caught Monday by deputies in East Naples. Angela Honey Bilotta, 38, of M..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - The April, 2010 Florida Youth Substance Abuse Survey (FYSAS) indicates Charlotte County has made significant progress in its efforts to reduce youth substan..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Chief Justice Charles Canady says Florida's courts can't stand any more spending cuts nor can they continue to so heavily rely upon fees from foreclosure c..
PORT CHARLOTTE- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested two people in connection with a cocaine trafficking deal that lead to the murder of a North P..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Dr. Michael Kim talks about the myths, reality and ways to treat a scar.
Naples Fla. Grief counselors will be at Palmetto Ridge High School in Collier County. The counselors will be there to help students cope w..
ESTERO, Fla.-More than 500 people joined WINK News to take a stand in the fight against hunger. The WINK News Feeds Families Walk took place Saturday morning at the Miramar Outlets..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Honor guard officers from Cape Coral, Fort Myers, and Lee County were among those paying respects at Monday's funeral for two slain officers in Miami. Now,..