The extended and extreme winter of 2010 proved to be a killer. The cold weather claimed the lives of a record number of manatees. "It is devastating, and I am sad..
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A state appeals court has ruled against Republican donors who were trying to get party-switching Gov. Charlie Crist to return their campaign donations. The Se..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Stay tuned for nature's coming attraction.Early next week, the Geminid meteor shower will make its annual appearance, just in time for Christmas. Astron..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - The University of Florida took steps Friday to change the way students pay for their education. UF is moving to block tuition, charging students by the semester..
FORT MYERS, Fla - On Thursday, December 9, 2010, the Fort Myers Police Department’s Special Investigations Group with the assistance of SWAT and uniformed officers conducted ..
LAKELAND, Fla. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its December citrus forecast Friday, estimating Florida will produce 143 million boxes of oranges in 2010-..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla - On Thursday the board of directors of St. Matthew’s House approved a sales contract for the purchase of the Causeway Lumber site at 28200 Old 41 Road ..
ALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a Key West man on charges he used Facebook to sexually harass sorority pledges at Louisiana State University. The Florida Departme..
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - A 14-year-old southwest Florida boy charged with fatally shooting his parents appeared in court Friday morning, surrounded by his grandmother and more than a do..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.-- Guidance counselors and psychologists were made available to students at Palmetto Ridge High School in Collier County Friday. Student Alex Crain is accu..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.-Classes began at 7:05 Friday morning at Palmetto Ridge High School. A day after students and teachers learned of the shocking crime in Golden Gate Estate..
MARCO ISLAND, Fla.-John Henton from "Living Single" and "The Hughley's" stops by the WINK Studio to talk about his comedy inspired by his daughter. Henton will be performing ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Subway's Jared Fogle stops by the WINK Studio to talk about how he lost the pounds and how you can live a more heart healthy lifestyle. He'll be the guest sp..
Health Magazine discovers five natural ways to ward off those winter pounds. 1) Soak up some sun: Lack of sunlight can trigger a drop in the feel-good brain chemical serotonin, lea..
COLLIER COUNTY -- A 14-year-old Alex Crain is in custody and being charged with two counts of second degree murder after his parents were found fatally shot Thursday morning When ..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Gas prices locally continue to creep towards the $3 mark. While it's a pain for anyone behind the wheel, it's hitting one group extra-hard: those who depend on ..
Cape Coral Police are asking for the public’s help to locate a distraught, missing teen who was last seen at 2:15 p.m. Nicholas Pratt (DOB: 03/10/1993) left a note at h..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Forty years after Jim Morrison was convicted of exposing himself at a wild Miami concert, this is the end: Florida's Clemency Board, egged on by departing ..
FORT MYERS, FL- Deputies are asking for help identifying thieves they say stole tens of thousands of dollars worth of landscaping equipment from a Fort Myers business.That was just..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The man who had to bury his daughter and grandson in an Ohio triple murder speaks out for the first time. Ray Herrmann lost his daughter, Tina, and grandso..