GAINESVILLE, Fla - UF’s Urban Meyer Steps Down As Head Football Coach. Meyer captured two National Championships in his six years at Florida (2006 and 2008), two Southeastern..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says economists predict higher job growth in 2011 and 2012 if Congress passes a tax deal he negotiated with Republicans. He's urging ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida lawmakers rolled back most of a huge unemployment compensation tax hike nine months ago. Wednesday they began struggling with another planned incre..
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Netflix will stream hundreds of episodes of popular ABC and Disney television shows online. That's the result of the company's latest deal to ramp up s..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Don't be surprised if you see a guy in a tuxedo t-shirt climbing on Southwest Florida roofs. He's inspecting fireplaces, and before you fire yours up, the U.S. Fi..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. (AP) - A Southwest Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading no contest to strangling and sexually assaulting a woman. Cape Coral Police said..
FORT MYERS – 21 year-old John Pruitt Jr. of Fort Myers was arrested for vehicular homicide, reckless driving, and multiple drug and traffic violations.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - A major U.S. air carrier has canceled all flights in and out of Port-au-Prince, Haiti due to the unsettled political atmosphere and recent violence in the l..
As temperatures plunged into the 20s last night, some vegetables and citrus saw major damage. Tonight farmers trying to trying to hold it together for one more night to keep the d..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - New details Wednesday about how the City of Cape Coral plans to lower trash fees for small businesses. WINK News first broke this story on Tuesday...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Doors singer Jim Morrison would have turned 67 on Wednesday. On Thursday, Florida's Gov. Charlie Crist and the other members of the state's Clemency Board ..
PAHOKEE, Fla. (AP) - Three helicopters have crashed in South Florida during missions to protect crops from the cold. All three pilots survived. Palm Beach County sheriff's official..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - A private company has launched a spacecraft in a bold demonstration test for NASA. The Space Exploration Technologies rocket blasted off from Cape Canav..
FORT MYERS, Fla--In Jason Gunter's heart, he always wanted to become an Ironman. It turned out it would take his heart and mind to achieve his dream. "For me growing up, I had alwa..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A slight change in weather gives farmers a whole new set of concerns. Frost is their biggest worry as they come up with a new plan to save their produce Tues..
Fort Myers Fla. The dropping temperatures have people across southwest florida running in doors. But what does that mean for people w..
Expect another cold and frosty night, but not as cold as last night. For the latest updates follow Lauren Casey's blog at http://winkweather.blogspot.com/2010/12/round-1-of-frigi..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - As temperatures drop close to freezing, the Calusa Nature Center is taking special precautions and pulling out heat lamps to make sure even the cold-blood..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident where a man set himself on fire while a juvenile passenger was with him. It happened near the ..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. - Falling temps mean an increase in work for Russell Panos of AC 911, only these days, the emergency is heat."Today was my busy day," Panos said, still at work on a..