CLEVELAND- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested Peter Charles Falkenstern, 47, 7077 Riverside Dr., of the Cleveland community east of Punta Gorda, on a fraudulent i..
PORT CHARLOTTE- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives released photos of the white female involved in an armed robbery of the CVS store Sunday afternoon in ..
LEHIGH ACRES- A horse is dead.The owner is blaming her neighbors. Wendy Smith says her 20 year old horse "Apache" often wanders between her neighbor's yards.She says she had to put..
NAPLES, Fla--When the BP oil spill interrupted their lives, three different families turned to us for help. All of them suffered business losses, but their claims were denied...
ESTERO- Northbound and southbound lanes of US 41 near Commons Way (south of Corkscrew Rd) in Estero were shut down earlier this evening due to a motor vehicle accide..
CAPE CORAL- In the early morning hours of Sunday January 30th, Cape Coral Police Officers responded to a suspicious person complaint in the 300 Block of SE 21st Place. At 2:20am, t..
Some of the banners on light poles in Fort Myers are coming loose from their fastenings, and flapping in the wind. At least 12 of 244 have snapped loose since they were..
CAPE CORAL- The City of Cape Coral tells WINK News that the City Auditor’s Office is working with Lee County to conduct an internal audit on the City’s fuel management ..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A federal judge ruled Monday that the Obama administration's health care overhaul is unconstitutional, siding with 26 states that sued to block it. U.S. Dist..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - For the past three years, Lorenzo Walker Technical High School (LWTHS) has supported Free the Children – a registered charity in the United States and C..
THE VILLAGES, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is touring a construction project and hold what his office is calling a "budget event" at a The Villages, a north-central Florida retireme..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - It's about to get easier for property managers in Orlando to evict criminals. The Orlando Police Department plans to officialy roll out the Crime Free Multi-Ho..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A program to help struggling Florida homeowners will begin accepting application in February. The Hardest Hit program targets unemployed and underemplo..
(Photo courtesy Kyle Moffitt) UPDATE: COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - Caloosahatchee Forestry Center continues to work with Golden Gate Fire District and Collier County Sheriff’s Offic..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The government has upgraded a safety investigation into nearly 500,000 Volkswagen Passats amid reports of engine fires. The National Highway Traffic Safety ..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Two teens were shot when a homeowner fought back during an attempted robbery. Police say the teens hit 72-year-old Jack Crawford over the head with a basebal..
FORT MYERS, Fla- Florida's Hardest Hit Program to help those facing foreclosure is about to go statewide. More than a billion dollars of federal funding is available to cover m..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it has not found a link between tainted Chinese drywall and the deaths of 11 people living in homes with the ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested John Martin McDonald, 58, 23380 Freeport Ave., Port Charlotte, for Impersonating a Law Enforcement Officer.&n..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Police say the Tampa woman accused of killing her two teenagers showed signs of drug impairment following a November car crash. Julie Powers Schenecker struck a ..