ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man was arrested at Orlando International Airport after a loaded gun was found in his suitcase.A jail official on Wednesday says that 63-year..
MIAMI (AP) - Scientists have explored some previously uncharted deep-sea coral sites in waters off Florida's coast.Experts returned Tuesday from their 15-day mission called "Extrem..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-- Security lines around lunch time were moving up to speed at Southwest Florida International Airport Wednesday. RSW does not use the controversial full body scann..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is on scene of a vehicle rollover on I-75 Southbound about mile marker 162 by the Henry Street overpass bridge. ..
FORT MYERS, Fla- 440,000 business and individuals beat the midnight deadline to file a claim they lost money because of the disaster in the gulf. The Gulf Coast Claims Facility Di..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Longtime meterologist for WINK News Now This Morning signs off for the last time in Southwest Florida. Brian Monahan is headed to WFTV in Orlando. We'l..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Statement from Governor Crist regarding Thanksgiving: “As we celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, we thank God for the blessings He has given each of us and..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - A Charlotte County Sheriff's deputy arrested Tabbetha Lee Hammond of Thonotosassa after she and another man attempted to buy lottery tickets at a local con..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-It's one of the busiest travel weeks of the year. According to AAA about 42.4 million people are flying or driving over the holiday weekend. As always before you h..
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FORT MYERS, Fla. - The TSA has been taking plenty of heat for it passenger screening policies; now with a busy travel weekend, the agency is hoping to ease the strain of air travel..
Millions of travelers will pass through strict security checkpoints. As we've been telling you, they involve invasive full-body scans and pat downs. While many passengers are speak..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - It's your money and Collier County is asking the state for more than $3 million to keep you safe. The county wants a fire and EMS station built in a remote a..
FT. MYERS, FL - Residents of the Riverside Landings apartments say a neighbor of the complex is known for starting bonfires. So on Tuesday when there was another fire in Bill Baile..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral Police have charged a Fort Myers man with burglarizing two homes and stealing more than $18,000 in electronics and other items. Barry Wayne B..
Deputies were questioning men on Shetland Lane in Fort Myers about golf cart burglaries in the area when deputies say they took off running into the woods. Choppers, K9s, and squad..
Christmas and Hanukkah presents are supposed to bring joy to kids, but they could also bring death. Florida Public Interest Research Group is warning parents of dangerous toy..
Lehigh Acres, FL- A Lehigh mom says she was flashed in front of her child.She recounts with horror her trip to her kid's bus stop, where a man exposed himself not once, but t..
FORT MYERS, FLA-- A WINK NEWS investigation uncovers many people who filed well before the November 23th deadline to receive Emergency Advanced Payments from the BP Oil Spill fund ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- One Fort Myers centenarian got an unexpected early birthday surprise- Social Security, cutting her off. The agency thought she was dead...but as Gladys "Toots" Ma..