COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Farmers in Florida are about to get some much needed help after a rough season last winter. The Collier School District is about to pump $800,000 into local ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - As expected, the Lee County Commission voted Thursday night to approve a $383 million operating budget. The budget is down roughly 5% from last year. Commissi..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- WINK News takes you inside a home so dirty, so deep in disrepair, that Lee County has condemned the property. Back in June, investigators removed the decaying bod..
ARCADIA, Fla. - A former Arcadia police officer accused of lying on police affidavits is under the microscope again. This time his name is at the center of allegations of police br..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A major road construction project in Cape Coral is stalled. Cape Coral Parkway between Coronado and Del Prado is set to be ripped up and repaved. It was supposed..
Lee County commissioners will hold their final public hearing on the budget for the coming year. They are expected to approve a final document that takes effect Oct. 1. "This ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives recovered a stolen car but didn't have a problem identifying one of two suspects because one of them dropped his driv..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Some kids have taken over the stage at the Lee County Alliance for the Arts. They are producing, directing and starring in their own version of "Hairum Scarum." ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Police are taking part in a that pits them against criminals... virtually, and its unlike any video game you've seen. Its called the firearms training simulator ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Republicans rolled out a new plan designed to make the government smaller. They're hoping to win over independent voters, and tea party supporters, in time for ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Martin Gill, the gay man who won a court battle to adopt his foster children, is now asking the state not to appeal the ruling to the state supreme court. Such ..
UNITED NATIONS - Iran's president makes a shocking claim while addressing the United Nations. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told the UN some people believe the 9/11 attacks were the work of ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Sheriff Mike Scott says his narcotics investigators are constantly on the move searching for criminals selling or abusing prescription drugs. He believes a porti..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A judge denied a class action lawsuit against the Charlie Crist for U.S. Senate campaign. Two Republican donors say they should get their money back, now tha..
WASHINGTON (AP) - In the quest to save the endangered Florida panther, their Texas cousins were the cat's meow. Wildlife biologists moved eight female panthers from Texas - close r..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A Florida father who stormed onto a school bus and threatened children because his 13-year-old disabled daughter had been bullied is planning to speak at a nat..
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A lionfish captured on a reef off Pensacola Beach is igniting fears of a possible threat to swimmers and local fishermen. A 6-inch lionfish was capture..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A Florida Panhandle man charged with the fatal stabbing of a pregnant mother has now been charged with the child's death. Phillip Arnold was indicted in July..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Narcotics detectives arrested two drug dealers Wednesday in Port Charlotte during an undercover drug buy. One of them was ..
ALLENTOWN, Fla. (AP) - The bodies of a man and a woman were found off a road in northwest Florida, but authorities aren't saying yet how the victims were killed. A motorist called ..