COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Fire officials called up districts across the state on Tuesday about dedicating crews to assist with the wildfire in Central Florida but due to extremely dry ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A study shows most Florida school districts still have harsh zero tolerance policies despite a 2009 law urging them to be more tolerant. The study was rele..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida mother accused of taking part in a scheme to sell her infant son has been sentenced to two years in prison. As part of a deal with Volu..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - Students attending School District of Collier County high schools will soon have the opportunity to research and explore different colleges and careers by att..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - On the morning of March 2, 2011, Lee County Domestic Animal Services (LCDAS) received a call from Animal Eye Doctors reporting that a stray Boxer had been found ..
SARASOTA, Fla. - For months the Deepwater Horizon oil spill shut down tourism and commercial fishing along the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Along with killing 11 people, the disast..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - New details about the ten month investigation, into a deadly boat crash in Cape Coral. The suspect, 37 year-old Jason Williams, is accused of killing one of..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- As the search for a lost piece of firefighting equipment continues into its second day in Charlotte County, WINK News uncovered some dramatic video that you will ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Michael Araujo was supposed to be in Fort Stewart today finishing up his last few weeks in the Army. Instead, a local veteran pulled some strings with his sa..
Higher oil prices are translating into dreaded words for local consumers: Fuel Surcharge. Many businesses that deliver are adding an extra cost to their bil..
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - A man armed with a handgun attacked a bus carrying U.S. Air Force troops at Frankfurt airport Wednesday, killing two airmen and wounding two others before..
LEE COUNTY, FL - U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enfocement agents announce the end of a major operation that culminated in the arrests of nearly 700 individuals across the U.S. Five..
MIMS, Fla. - A stretch of interstate highway along Florida's Atlantic coast has reopened after being shut down because of a wildfire. Interstate 95 had been closed in both directio..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Punta Gorda Police Detectives arrested two teenagers on charges of robbery and petty theft less than 24 hours after the pizza robbery took place on Wednesday..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - It's wacky, it's wild, it's wonderful you say...it must be Read Across America Day!In schools all over the U.S., and right here in Southwest Florida, ..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - A broad swath of central and South Florida has capped its driest few months in nearly 80 years. The South Florida Water Management District says its area of..
LEE COUNTY- Two wounded soldiers were honored at Wednesday's preseason game while the Red Sox went head-to-head with the Atlanta Braves at City of Palms Park. Two wounded so..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, 163 manatees died in the state between January 1 and February 25. That figure is well above t..
LEE COUNTY-As a result of a Crime Stoppers tip, Kellie Mitchell, 30, of Lehigh Acres, was arrested Monday night for the theft at Bealls Outlet. Mitchell has been charged with fe..
MIAMI - Authorities in the Miami area are arresting 25 people including doctors who are allegedly involved in fraud by staging fake auto crashes. Florida Chief Financial Office Jef..