CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral police responded to a call reporting a 4-year-old who was drowning at around noon Wednesday. The child was taken to the hospital, according to the Cape Coral..
CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral Police have launched the Community Engagement Program, new crime fighting initiative on Wednesday. The Cape Coral Police Department launched a new website ca..
TAMPA- The Tampa mother who told detectives she killed her two teenage children for being "mouthy" pleaded not guilty Wednesday to first-degree murder charges. Julie Schenecker, 50..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is canceling a proposed high-speed train line between Orlando and Tampa, rejecting more than $2 billion from the federal government. The Re..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating theft of a dozen air conditioner condenser unit copper coils stolen from Tern Bay development, 14381..
GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla. - The Collier County Sheriff's Office is investigating the drowning death of a toddler in Golden Gate Estates. The victim, Ava Grace Slaby, was only..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Despite a tough economy, Gulf Coast Humane Society is celebrating one of their best years yet. A new director is using his own creative twist to get more pets out..
Buckingham, FL- A Buckingham farmer finds her favorite horse -- brutally beaten, she thinks with a baseball bat!The pictures are so gruesome we can't show them you. Property manage..
NAPLES, Fla. - WINK News obtaining exclusive information about last weeks jewelery heist in Naples. A newly released 911 call details the chaotic scene moments after the shootout b..
PUNTA GORDA, FL. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes detectives arrested a man Monday who gave alcohol and drugs to teenage boys ages 15, 17, 18 and 18, then sexually..
LEE COUNTY- A new iPhone application is allowing people to provide an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers--while completely protecting their identity. Crime Stoppers programs throughou..
CAPE CORAL- The City of Cape Coral is divided. Homeowners verse businesses. Residents are upset about a potential road project, but some businesses support it. Cape Coral Mayor Joh..
The state dept. of Transportation will spend 1-million dollars to re-configure a part of Palm Beach Blvd., st. rd. 80, in Ft. Myers. The state will move back curbs to c..
COLLIER COUNTY- The Collier County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 15-month-old toddler, Ava Grace Slabyin, of Golden Gate Estates. At 8:43 a.m. Tuesday, a 911 cal..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - An elderly woman returned home on Valentine's Day to realize her villa had been robbed and the thieves took took some of her most sentimental valuables. Viola Th..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A thief that walked out of a busy bar with hundreds of dollars in stolen cash was arrested after walking past the same bar 3 days later. The thief, caught on sec..
NAPLES, Fla. - A fundraiser for one of the victims of a gas explosion at a 5th Avenue cafe brought in thousands of dollars towards medical expenses. Don Kingston, a beer tap inspec..
PUNTA GORDA- The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 3:31 p.m. of a crash on I-75 northbound at mile marker 164, just past the U.S. 17 overpass. A pickup rep..
WAUCHULA- A Wauchula city commissioner has been removed from office for Sunshine Law violations and four other elected leaders of the small southwest Florida town have resigned. Go..
LEE COUNTY- Eighteen local builders have been recognized with outstanding achievement in home building and design from the 2011 Parade of Homes. Ten local builders were honored wit..