Tropical Depression Bonnie has finished crossing the Florida peninsula, leaving little damage in in it's path.Bonnie, the second storm of the Atlantic Hurricane season, made landfa..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - Former Bonita Springs Councilman Robert Wagner and his dog Baxter, an 11 lbs. Daschund, were attacked on their walk on Thursday.After passing the Vacuum Depo..
COLLIER COUNTY - Deputies tell Wink News they're being put in danger because drivers aren't moving over. "When you've got a car passing you at 120 feet/second it can be unnerving a..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Governor Charlie Crist issued an executive order approving unemployment benefits in Florida. This circumvented the need for state leaders to hold a spe..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Todd Brownson was arrested for driving under the influence Thursday night. Brownson was off-duty last night when he rear-ended a car at the intersection of Cypre..
CHARLOTTE HARBOR, Fla. - Three northbound lanes of US 41 are reopened at Kings Highway after a two vehicle crash. The call was received at 3:23 p.m. and deputies quickly ..
Tropical Depression Bonnie is on track to cross over the site of the massive oil spill in the Gulf. Although not expected to hit until Sunday, clean up crews are get..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - Cape residents are going global. They are trying to make Cape Coral a better place to live and work and they want your help. A group of residents started th..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Education Association, the statewide union, has filed a lawsuit challenging the legality of a proposed amendment on school class sizes. T..
GULF OF MEXICO, Fla - Researchers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s Fish and Wildlife Research Institute collected two juvenile red lionfish last ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A judge has removed from November's ballot a proposed constitutional amendment that would have given an extra property tax break to some homeowners.Tallaha..
SWFL International, Fla - The Lee County Port Authority says American Airlines flight 271 made an emergency landing at Southwest International airport Friday. The Miami-Los Angeles..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help identifying a couple who took advantage of a military man who accidentally left his wallet at the store. Depu..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Authorities have identified the worker who died in a construction accident this week as 50 year old John Robert Jans of Bokeelia. Jans, who worked for Arnold Brot..
BONNIE NEARING SOUTH FLORIDA... SUMMARY OF 800 AM EDT INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...24.7N 79.8W ABOUT 80 MI...130 KM SSE OF MIAMI FLO..
NAPLES, Fla.-Patty Gomez combines decades of family recipes in "All the Wright Stuff" cookbook now available at Naples-area stores and www.allthewrightstuffcookbook.com. Patty's lo..
NAPLES, Fla.-The Companion Animal Parasite Council makes a stop in Naples in its 33-foot-long RV to educate the public on pets and parasites. Executive Director Dr. Michael Paul ha..
Tropical Storm Bonnie is located near 24.7 N and 79.8 W, present movement toward the West-Northwest at 20 mph, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph. A Tropical Storm War..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Florida Power and Light is increasing staff levels in Southwest Florida in preparation for Bonnie. Extra crews will be on hand throughout the weekend to repair an..
ON THE GULF OF MEXICO (AP) - Work to permanently choke off theoil well that had been spewing into the Gulf of Mexico was at astandstill Friday after ships around the site we..