Neighbors react to teacher being shot, killed in North Port

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

NORTH PORT, Fla. -- It's a story you first saw on WINK. A Manatee County teacher is shot and killed. Now the North Port community where the teacher lived is trying to piece togethe..
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Two arrested in Wednesday fuel spill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

FORT MYERS - On Wednesday, March 30 a Fort Myers Police Officer spotted a white, Dodge pickup truck pulling a trailer with a black fuel tank on the flatbed of the trailer. The tank..
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Former veteran cop sues City of Marco Island and Police Chief

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

MARCO ISLAND, Fla.- The City of Marco Island and it's Police Chief are under fire. A former veteran cop is suing, claiming he was unfairly fired for being a whistle blower within t..
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Man who barricaded himself in home is in LCSO custody

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

LEHIGH ACRES - On Wednesday evening, the Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call to check on the well-being of an individual. The caller said the subject was acting irrationall..
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People fear Cape Coral intersection

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - People in Cape Coral are fearing for their safety and want something done. Those living near Kismet Parkway and Nelson Road say traffic in the area is dangerous ..
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FWC captures bear terrorizing neighborhood

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Florida Fish and Wildlife helps capture a bear that terrorized a Collier County neighborhood for weeks. The bear was on the loose in the Enchanting Shores co..
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Edison State trustee, Dr. David Klein, resigns

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The controversy at Edison State College has convinced a trustee to quit. Dr. David Klein of Port Charlotte confirmed to WINK News this afternoon that he has turne..
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Edison bridge reopens after gas leak caused closures

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- I-75 has reopened after an accident occurred.  The Edison bridge has reopened.   Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 4:19 p.m. a Fort Myers Police Officer spot..
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Accident leaves postal truck flipped onto its side

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, Fla- An accident involving two vehicles occurred at Central Avenue and South Street. One of the vehicles involved in the accident is a postal truck.  The postal tr..
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Sarasota man sells electric chair

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TAMPA, Fla. - The century-old oak chair that Eddie Clawson bought a decade ago had an eerie feel to it. He took it to his home in Sarasota, where his friends initially were impress..
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Murder trial turns into courtroom melee

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Accused killer Tyrone Campbell sat quietly in a Lee County courtroom after jury selection for his murder trial wrapped up on Tuesday. Deputies say he gunned down ..
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Is Landscaping the Best use for Transportation-related Dollars? Lee Co. to Decide

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

Lee County must decide whether to spend nearly 784-thousand dollars to landscape some of US 41.    Some people criticize the potential spending, saying the money wou..
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Local store employee arrested for stealing $21,000 in jewelry

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a jewelry store employee for stealing $20,748 in jewelry and pawning the stolen items. Detectives arreste..
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Did you see the video of the babies talking?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

Some baby talk is the newest viral video consuming internet users around the world.The video shows 2 diaper clad babies babbling in their kitchen and it has a lot of people wonderi..
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Lee Schools brace for education cuts

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla - The uncertainty surrounding cuts to education has Lee County schools planning for yet another year in the red. Board member spent part of Wednesday crunching numb..
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North Port teacher shot to death at his home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

NORTH PORT, Fla.- UPDATE: Crime Stoppers of Sarasota County are offering a $1,000 cash reqard for information leading to the arrest of the perpetrators of this crime.  Anyone ..
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Whale that killed trainer returns to SeaWorld show

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ORLANDO, Fla.- The killer whale that drowned a trainer at Orlando's SeaWorld facility last year is slated to perform for the first time since the incident. SeaWorld officials say T..
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Cape Coral Police make arrests in "midday melee"

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police responded to 36 SE 24th Avenue in reference to a disturbance with reported injuries Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. Upon arrival, officers came into contac..
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Florida House panel approves annual budget bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The House Appropriations Committee has approved the chamber's proposed $66.5 billion version of Florida's annual budget on a straight party line vote. Democrats..
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Interagency investigation leads to 4 marijuana grow house busts

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Cape Coral Police Department Vice and Narcotics Unit, along with detectives assigned to the Lee County Sheriff's Office Highway Interdiction Unit, culminated ..
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