LEHIGH ACRES, FL- A landlord's nightmare!After not receiving a rent check for months a property owner travels across the country only to find the Lehigh house completely..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives are investigating a shooting incident in the Knights Inn Parking lot at 4100 Tamiami Tra..
The city of Ft. Myers is struggling with a dilemma, about the use of golf carts on city streets. That is against state law, and police are giving warnings to golf cart driver..
TALLAHASSEE- "Today, while honoring the memory of Detectives Roger Castillo and Amanda Haworth of the Miami-Dade Police Department, we learned that two more heroes had fallen in St..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida lawmakers are looking to Texas for advice on how to cut prison costs without appearing to be soft on crime. Texas state Rep. Jerry Madden said Mond..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A school bus full of students crashed into a Gulf coast area house. Authorities say there were about 20 children on the bus Monday, but none appear to b..
FORT MYERS- The sale of six gold coins has helped The Salvation Army come very close to reaching its 2010 red kettle goal. All nine gold coins donated to the organization wer..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Police say a gunman suspected of killing two Florida police officers and wounding a U.S. marshal during a shootout has been found dead. St. Petersburg P..
NEW YORK(AP) - Retailer J.C. Penney plans to close some stores, outlets and call centers, and finish closing its catalog business.It will also add two shareholders, including activ..
MIAMI, Fla. (AP) - Thousands of law enforcement officers from around the state gathered Monday at a funeral service for two fallen Miami-Dade County police officers. The crow..
MIAMI (AP) - A judge said Monday he may order former Venezuelan President Carlos Andres Perez's body moved to an above-ground crypt to allow more time to settle the feud between hi..
CAPE CORAL- WINK Crews are on scene of a single vehicle rollover at the toll plaza on the Cape Coral Bridge heading eastbound. Only one toll lane is open. Drivers should expect hea..
TITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are searching for a child who was reported missing over the weekend along Florida's Space Coast. Authorities say the 7-month-old infant's mother..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Just weeks after FIU became the 1st south Florida institutions to ban smoking on campus, FGCU is now beginning discussions of possibly making the same change. St..
COLLIER COUNTY- School District of Collier County elementary schools are taking part in numerous activities this week to promote Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! Thanks to a..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- The WINK News Feeds Families Hunger Walk raised about $215,000 in donations for the Harry Chapin Food Bank. More than 500 walkers laced up their sneakers for the..
MIAMI (AP) - Federal health officials plan to announce new security measures to combat Medicare fraud, including tougher screenings for providers and the ability to withhold paymen..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A man hiding in the attic of a home sparked an intense firefight with authorities trying to arrest him on a warrant Monday morning, killing two officers..
LEE COUNTY- Jermaine Eugene Gibbs turned himself in to the Fort Myers Police Department this evening. -- Detectives with the Lee County Sheriff's Office Robbery Unit are searching ..
PORT CHARLOTTE- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives are asking the public's help in identifying two burglars captured on security surveillance cameras inside Grease Monkey, 2090 ..