PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - With thousands of youngsters headed to Panama City in a month or so for spring break bashes, the local sheriff is spreading the word about synthetic drugs...
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Events like Music Walk and Art Walk are luring patrons to the revitalized River District in Downtown Fort Myers. Music Walk is typically held the third Saturday ..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Traffic was clogged in South Florida along Interstate 95 after a trooper and a dump truck crashed on the highway. Florida Highway Patrol is searc..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Michelle Obama is going on "The Oprah Winfrey Show." The White House says the first lady is returning to her Chicago hometown Friday to tape one of the last origi..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court has ordered a judge to hold a hearing within 60 days on a sex offender's claim he's been detained for eight years without a commi..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida began 2010 with a 12 percent seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in January and the state ended the year the same way in December. State labor of..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-The first Music Walk of 2011 kicks off Saturday, January 22nd in downtown Fort Myers at 7 pm. Musical performers and street acts will be playing at various busine..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Saturday, January 22nd you have the chance to see the nine gold coins that were donated to the Salvation Army during this holiday season's Red Kettle Campaign. The..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- You can get free tax help Saturday, January 22nd in Fort Myers. Free tax preparation for households with an income of $50,000 or below by an IRS trained and..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Fit or Fiction? We've all heard the fitness myths but can believing them interfere with diet and exercise results? WINK News Fitness Expert Mike Drumm answers the ..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. - A prominent Golden Gate Estates man is accused of molesting a young child at a school where he volunteers. 60-year old Robert Alter reportedly sexually molested a..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Convening in a city known worldwide for catastrophe, members of a National Academy of Sciences committee said the nation faces a future of costlier disasters unl..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Thursday night, Governor Rick Scott turned his Twitter page into a town hall meeting. When the clock struck 7, Scott logged in and answered as many questions he..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is tweeting to his constituents. The governor is sitting in his office using Twitter for the first time, going over a long list of question..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Punta Gorda man for forcing a mother to watch as he sexually assaulted her 12 year old daughter three t..
Lee county is considering the purchase of some land that would benefit the Minnesota Twins. The county has a possible deal to buy 14 acres south of the sports com..
ESTERO, FL- -A mom passed out behind the wheel, her infant son in the back seat.Fresh out of jail today, she tells WINK, it's all a misunderstanding. "This is the only thing ..
NAPLES, Fla. - Picture this...a window washer on 29th story of a Naples condo gets stuck. Who saves him? The City of Naples firefighters put on a training exercise for high rise si..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - Almost a dozen commercial vehicles parked at one Cape Coral home has neighbors taking a stand. People complain their street is turning into a parking lot an..
LEE COUNTY, FL - Rising gas prices and a shakey economy don't seem to be enough to deter folks from looking for new R-VS. Hundreds packed the Lee County Civic Center complex on Thu..