ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Researchers say December's cold weather affected one-third of Florida's early orange crop varieties and nearly half of the mideseason crop. In a report ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - The Lee County Commission Tuesday threw its support behind the WINK News Feeds Families Hunger Walk.Commissioner Ray Judah read a resolution and urged Lee County ..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A University of Florida-led group of international scientists has assembled the genome sequences for two citrus varieties. The sequencing, which was announ..
FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) - Former teen idol David Cassidy is scheduled for a status hearing stemming from his November DUI arrest. The hearing begins at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in St. Luci..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Florida's Board of Education says the state's education commissioner and the Legislature will deal with school districts violating class-size limits. Meeting..
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) - A Pinellas County Sheriff's deputy shot and killed a pit bull that attacked a drug suspect's girlfriend. Deputies had just arrested Michael P. Walker..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - The Lee County School Board is holding community forums to get input from the community on what they want to see in the district's next superintendent. Those foru..
FORT MYERS- WINK crews are at the scene of the Wachovia Bank on 7128 Estero Blvd in Fort Myers Beach where a package was left behind after the bank was robbed this morning. The She..
DEEP CREEK- Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Deep Creek man Sunday after a K9 bloodhound tracks from the scene of a vehicle burglary (car hopping) to his apartm..
FORT MYERS BEACH, FL- Charter boat captains are in an uproar over a ban on gag grouper that goes into effect on February 1st. Fish and wildlife officials say studies show the fish ..
Crops here in Southwest Forida took a major hit during December's cold snaps. And today the Florida Field Office is expected to release a citrus freeze dama..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Authorities say tax time presents a prime time for thieves.The Lee County Sheriff's Office Crime Prevention unit is out with its annual warning for tax time frau..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Images of thick black oil tarnishing the Florida panhandle's snow-white beaches aren't easy to erase. After the Deepwater Horizon spill, tourism tanked. Ho..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Some boaters say the brand new boat ramp built in Goodland is better to look at than use. They're complaining to the county the multi-million dollar ramp is ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- It's a story WINK first uncovered in 2009. Now homeowners with Chinese drywall are losing their insurance coverage again. Citizen's Insurance Corp., Florida's pub..
LEE COUNTY- Lee County and Lee Memorial Health System have continued to experience a steady rise in the cases of seasonal flu. As health care providers, it is our responsibility to..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday during a trip to Afghanistan that success in American efforts to stabilize the region shouldn't be measured in troop with..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested two Kissimmee men this morning that were wanted in connection with a shooting incident Sunday in Kissimmee at a Wal..
CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral Police Officers arrest two burglars in separate incidents over the weekend. The first incident occurred on Saturday January 15th at 5:00am. Officers were dis..
Sheri Bickerton has seen wolves in zoos and coyotes in the wild in Montana. She believes firmly that she and her husband David Selby saw a very rare Red Wolf in San Carlos Pa..