CAPE CORAL, Fla. - UPDATE: Yousel Lopez Rivera has been officially charged with shooting Cape Coral police officer, David Wagoner. Rivera is now charged with attempted first degree..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The Cape Coral Police Department is releasing the findings from a standard administrative review of a use of force by their officers along with dashboard-camera f..
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - Love bug season in Southwest Florida is a stubborn, sticky time for drivers who have to scrape insect debris off the front of the car to avoid paint damage. But..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - Lee County Sheriff's deputies used their Tasers four times on a boxer-clad man who they say broke into a woman's house and assaulted her. Deputies respo..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Attorney General Pam Bondi has accused JLF University of defrauding nursing and medical students. Bondi made the allegations in a lawsuit Tuesday against t..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A federal judge has given the Obama administration 30 days to act on six permits for deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. U.S. District Judge Martin Feldman..
TALLAHASSE, Fla. (AP) - More than 9,000 Florida children in foster care were reunited with their parents in 2010 after state child welfare officials worked with their parents to ma..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lehigh Elementary School volunteers pack up hundreds of backpacks filled with food to make sure kids don't go hungry on the weekends. The Food for Thought program..
UPDATE(10 p.m.) - The Jarhead fire is 85% contained with 38,130 acres burned. Smoke will be in the area of Everglades City during the morning hours, shifting towa..
Grocery giant, Publix, has released it's new coupon policy. It's set to go into effect across all stores May 23rd. Publix cashiers are in the process of being trained on the policy..
Cape Coral, Fla.-- Do you have your nonperishable food set aside for this Saturday’s “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive? The 19th annual ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A group of local volunteers are headed to Alabama and Mississippi to continue with the storm cleanup efforts and also to help prepare for potential flooding. Wit..
ESTERO, Fla. A Hazmat situation in Estero wrapped up late Tuesday night after authorities determined the chemicals found inside a storage container pose no threat. They've bee..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Some bicyclists in Southwest Florida are concerned about their safety after two bikers were killed over the weekend. Milton Stringer, an avid bike rider, told WINK..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Florida lawmakers approved cuts in the corporate income tax in the recently-completed legislative session, amounting to about $1,110 a year. It wasn't the ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- A warning from the Collier County Sheriff's Office. A man posts an ad on Craigslist offering handyman help and ends up stealing $25,000 in items from a Nap..
VENICE FL- Mary Ann McNutt and her 11 year old daughter Michaela are big fans of the Oprah Winfrey show. McNutt says that she has been watching the show for over twenty years. ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- MIndy McCready's ex, Billy McKnight, has something to smile about after almost four years of a bitter custody battle for the couple's five year old son Xander.&nb..
LEE COUNTY, FL- Is law enforcement fit for the job?.WINK News uncovering major changes at the Lee County Sheriff's Office to make sure deputies, are in shape. Lifting, punching, an..
Property owners should get ready for higher rates on windstorm insurance. The legislature passed a bill, awaiting Governor Rick Scott's signature, that would allow companies ..