Do you know this man? Deputies want to hear from you.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla - Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify a man captured on surveillance video June 7, 10:40 a.m. at a Circle..
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Car crashes into canal in Cape Coral

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chandler Friedman

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- WINK news is on the scene of a car into a canal in Cape Coral around 10:15 Tuesday morning. The car crossed an open lot and crashed into the canal on the 3800 blo..
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Jones to stand trial in Pilar Rodriguez case.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

PUNTA GORDA Fla.- Melissa Harding Jones and her attorney started the day by asking the Judge to throw out the case against her. She is being charged with child neglect that stems ..
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WINK Exclusive: Father speaks about man accused of stalking his daughter

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- A WINK News exclusive.  A Collier County father is speaking out about a man he once considered his friend. That man is now accused of stalking his you..
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Naples woman charged with child neglect after son found wandering in traffic

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

NAPLES, Fla -- A Naples woman faces child neglect charges after deputies say someone found her son wandering in traffic alone. Gabriella Tomasi, 23, was arrested Sunday. Collier C..
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Police suspect foul play in Cape Coral death

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

Cape Coral, Fla.-While police continue digging for clues in the death of a Cape Coral man, neighbors say they are keeping their guard up. According to Cape Coral Police, 40-year-ol..
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Summer camp offered for former Big Brothers Big Sisters kids

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla.-The Boys and Girls Club of Lee County is opening its doors to hundreds of children left without mentors following the closing of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southw..
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Governor Scott declares wildfire emergency in Florida

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency in Florida due to wildfires and drought conditions.    The declaration Monday puts the sta..
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Bank collecting shoes for kids

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

Port Charlotte, Fla., June 14, 2011 — Craig DeYoung, president of Charlotte State Bank, announced Monday that all five bank offices will serve as collection points for the ..
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Businesses and county leaders step up to support Arthrex expansion

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A Collier County company is looking to expand and add 600 jobs. But, Arthrex wants the county to sweeten the pot or it may go elsewhere. Today, business owne..
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Cape Coral traffic troubles

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

Last year the city of Cape Coral lowered the speed limit from 40 miles per hour to 35 on Gleason Parkway. Now people who live on Gleason say the traffic is literally moving through..
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Couple arrested for stealing shopping carts for scrap metal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

NORTH FORT MYERS- People in a North Fort Myers neighborhood are getting peace and quiet for the first time in a month.That's because two neighbors suspected of making noise are beh..
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Lehigh Acres family raising chickens to survive tough economy, cited by Code Enforcement

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Dianna Caminos is turning to her backyard to survive unemployment. "I'm trying to do whatever it takes to help my family right now during these hard times," Cam..
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Cape neighborhood evacuated after suspicious device found

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Nick Spinetto

CAPE CORAL, Fla - Early Monday afternoon a potential hazardous device was found at 2229 SE 17th Place. Officers were called to that address because the family living there are..
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Summer food concerns for students

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The summer food service program is available to students who live in areas where tough economic times are evident all year around. In order to qualify, more than..
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Cape police investigate possible hazardous device

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CAPE CORAL, Fla -Cape Coral Police investigated a potential hazardous device at 2229 SE 17th Place late Monday. Officers were called to that address because a man was evicted from..
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Ft. Myers Voters likely to Cast Ballots on Elective Police Chief

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

Fort Myers voters most likely will see an unusual item on the November ballot:  should they change to an elective police chief, from appointed? "We say yes, we deserve to vote..
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Ad mistake adds insult to injury for Heat fans

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

MIAMI (AP) - The Mavericks' win over the Heat was a huge upset for fans in Miami, especially after an ad in the local paper mistakenly congratulates the Heat on the win.  ..
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Hearing to address reports of rape at VA centers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs officials say the agency is making improvements to protect patients in treatment facilities from rape after Congress' investigative arm found nea..
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Florida's population growth slows

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

GAINESVILLE, Fla - Jobs have historically brought new residents to the sunshine state, but with unemployment still high a new study projects slow population growth for Florida.A ne..
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