TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - It used to be that if the governor's office wasn't happy with what a reporter had written, someone would pick up the phone or email to protest. That's too ..
PORT CHARLOTTE - Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives continue their investigation into one of two bombs exploding in a Port Charlotte restaurant parking lot Friday evening;..
LEHIGH ACRES - A Lehigh Acres mother and her live-in boyfriend are under arrest after an investigation showed the boyfriend would throw the toddler around like a rag doll, e..
Lehigh Acres, Fla.-Lee County deputies are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself to a teenage girl and then groped her. According to an incident report, the teenager was ..
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - A schooner believed to be the world's only surviving sailing cable ship is back in the water in Key West following a $1.25 million dollar restoration. Fu..
FORT MYERS - Saturday, April 09, 2011, at 9:30 a.m. the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a call in reference to a sex offense. The incident happened in the 1000 bloc..
MIAMI (AP) - A former child abuse investigator says she's not to blame for the death and injury of two Miami siblings found in a pickup truck with toxic chemicals. Andrea Flea..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Department of Health on Friday announced it is going ahead with a disputed prescription drug tracking system to help close down "pill mills" th..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A legislative report says Florida's state agencies cut their travel expenses by 48 percent over a four year span through the budget year ending last June.&..
Students at Lemon Bay Senior High School got a taste of tragedy on Friday. But it was all staged for their benefit. Several hundred students watch on as two cars coll..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says a last-minute deal with congressional leaders to avert a government shutdown happened because "Americans of different beliefs came tog..
NAPLES, Fla. - A video posted online showcasing a man hitting another with a "baseball punch" lands a suspect behind bars. The video on YouTube entitled 'baseball punch 001' has be..
PUNTA GORDA - Punta Gorda Police Detectives arrested a 47-year-old Tampa man in connection with a March 17th bank robbery at the Suncoast Federal Schools Credit Union located at 23..
FT. MYERS - On Friday, April 8, 2011, the Fort Myers Police Department’s Special Investigations Group with the assistance of SWAT and uniformed officers conducted a search wa..
The fight for union rights could be coming to Lee county government. Organizers have worked quietly for months to build support for unionizing some of the workers under..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - If the government shuts down, an immediate effect will be felt right here in Southwest Florida. The national parks in our own back yard will close. The park ..
FORT MYERS, Fla - WINK News is on the scene of Dunbar Middle school after students complained of reaction to a powder found in the school. Twelve students and 11 cafeteria workers ..
WASHINGTON- A deadline looming, the Congress' top Democrat accused Republicans on Friday of risking a government shutdown because they want to make it harder "for women to get canc..
LEE COUNTY, Fla- Two Miami men are getting acquainted with the Lee County Jail after being busted with 39 cloned credit cards in their possession. A detective assigned to the Lee C..
BOCA RATON, Fla. - Authorities are responding to a congressman's office in Florida after a letter containing some type of white powder was discovered. Boca Raton Fire Rescue says a..