FORT MYERS, Fla.-Longtime meterologist for WINK News Now This Morning signs off for the last time in Southwest Florida. Brian Monahan is headed to WFTV in Orlando. We'l..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Statement from Governor Crist regarding Thanksgiving: “As we celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, we thank God for the blessings He has given each of us and..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - A Charlotte County Sheriff's deputy arrested Tabbetha Lee Hammond of Thonotosassa after she and another man attempted to buy lottery tickets at a local con..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-It's one of the busiest travel weeks of the year. According to AAA about 42.4 million people are flying or driving over the holiday weekend. As always before you h..
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FORT MYERS, Fla. - The TSA has been taking plenty of heat for it passenger screening policies; now with a busy travel weekend, the agency is hoping to ease the strain of air travel..
Millions of travelers will pass through strict security checkpoints. As we've been telling you, they involve invasive full-body scans and pat downs. While many passengers are speak..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - It's your money and Collier County is asking the state for more than $3 million to keep you safe. The county wants a fire and EMS station built in a remote a..
FT. MYERS, FL - Residents of the Riverside Landings apartments say a neighbor of the complex is known for starting bonfires. So on Tuesday when there was another fire in Bill Baile..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral Police have charged a Fort Myers man with burglarizing two homes and stealing more than $18,000 in electronics and other items. Barry Wayne B..
Deputies were questioning men on Shetland Lane in Fort Myers about golf cart burglaries in the area when deputies say they took off running into the woods. Choppers, K9s, and squad..
Christmas and Hanukkah presents are supposed to bring joy to kids, but they could also bring death. Florida Public Interest Research Group is warning parents of dangerous toy..
Lehigh Acres, FL- A Lehigh mom says she was flashed in front of her child.She recounts with horror her trip to her kid's bus stop, where a man exposed himself not once, but t..
FORT MYERS, FLA-- A WINK NEWS investigation uncovers many people who filed well before the November 23th deadline to receive Emergency Advanced Payments from the BP Oil Spill fund ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- One Fort Myers centenarian got an unexpected early birthday surprise- Social Security, cutting her off. The agency thought she was dead...but as Gladys "Toots" Ma..
lEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee county leaders got a briefing Tuesday on the gas main rupture, explosion and fire from 12 days ago. They learned: they cou..
Some of the U.S. airports that have full-body security scanners: Albuquerque International Sunport Airport Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Baltimore-Washingt..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Just in time for Thanksgiving, Florida legislative leaders say they're axing budget "turkeys."Turkeys are legislative parlance for what most folks just cal..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Businesses and other employers added jobs in 41 states in October, the best showing in five months, the Labor Department said Tuesday.The figures indicate the job..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the Florida Republican Party by its ousted former chairman.Circuit Judge Alan Dickey granted the party's motion to dism..