Naples gallery takes part in 'American Craft Week'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

NAPLES, Fla.- Dennison-Moran Gallery is participating in American Craft Week October 7th-16th. It is a nationwide celebration of handmade American crafts and the people who make th..
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Lee County employees accused of planting fake bomb

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Two Lee County employees are behind bars and accused of planting a fake bomb at county owned gas pumps.  Sheriff Mike Scott told WINK News the men stood an..
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Boat strikes Sanibel Causeway, 3 men rescued

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Three men have been rescued after the Lee County Sheriff's Office says the boat they were in struck the center span of the Sanibel Causeway on Wednesday evening..
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Charlotte Deputy admits to falsifying records.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

CHARLOTTE COUNTY Fla.- Deputy First Class Timothy Hamula officially resigned his position with the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office yesterday after admitting to investigators that..
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Global BlackBerry glitch hits Southwest Florida

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

FORT MYERS, Fla. - It has the nickname "Crack" Berry and it's more than 70 million users are experiencing withdrawal. BlackBerry users on five continents can't get their emails or ..
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Bond set in Collier fatal hit and run

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- On Wednesday a judge set bond at a half-million dollars for Etem Alajbegu. Setting $250,000 for each charge he is facing. Meanwhile the community is still ree..
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Stem cell procedure put on hold

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

Bonita Springs, FL - A Southwest Florida doctor at the center of a controversy involving stem cells is making the case for the procedure.  Dr. Zannos Grekos has not been able ..
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U-Save Supermarkets under investigation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A popular grocery store is under investigation by the Department of Labor.  Florida U-Save supermarkets are accused of not paying overtime, and paying less ..
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Lee Schools aimed at saving energy and money

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- It's your money, and the Lee County School District is turning off the lights to conserve cash. The School Board just approved a new county-wide energy policy aim..
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LCSO makes big drug seizure

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office Highway Interdition Unit conducted two drug related searches, leading to the arrest of three individuals and the seizure of over..
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2 Charged for hoax bomb

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Two men were arrested after planting a hoax bomb in Fort Myers. On Thursday, September 8, 2011, at 10:10 a.m., the Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call abo..
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Work begins again on Palm Beach Boulevard

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Work begins once again on a stretch of Palm Beach Blvd., mostly in the city of Ft. Myers but some in Lee County. The state is pushing back curbing at 13 spots to ..
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Conservation group sues over Big Cypress vehicles

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - A conservation group is suing the National Park Service to stop a planned increase in off-road vehicle use in Florida's Big Cypress preserve.   &n..
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Lawyer: Inmate may not want to block execution

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LARGO, Fla. (AP) - A lawyer for a condemned inmate says his client may not want to come back to the Tampa Bay area for a court hearing that could block his execution.   &..
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Citrus crop expected to increase in coming year

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is predicting increases in citrus production for the upcoming growing season.    In a Wednesday releas..
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Small plane lands on Fla Turnpike near Miami

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) - A small plane has landed on the Florida Turnpike north of Miami.    Television pictures show the plane landed Wednesday afternoon on the highw..
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Details still unclear surrounding Atkins' leave

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- It's been one day since WINK News cameras caught the Vice President of Academic Affairs, Steve Atkins, leaving the Edison State College campus. He's on paid admin..
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Fish kill spotted off Captiva Pass

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A fish kill, stretching nearly ten miles long between Lee and Charlotte Counties, is being described as moderate. Florida Fish and Wildlife officals have been tes..
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Arrest, charges filed in Hollywood hacking probe

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The FBI says it's made an arrest and federal charges have been filed in a probe of email hacking that targeted Hollywood celebrities.    FBI spoke..
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Fla. appeals court upholds Legislature on tuition

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - An appellate court says the Florida Legislature has ultimate authority to set tuition rates at state universities.    A three-judge panel of..
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