NORTH PORT, Fla. - Debt collectors may be coming after your money for a company that no longer exists. A North Port couple is fighting to save their credit rating from a few ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - 26 year old Holly Boysen is behind bars charged with several counts of animal abuse after investigators say nearly a dozen hamsters and gerbils were left for..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - On Monday, November 8, 2010, the School Resource Officer at Lehigh Middle School, Lehigh Acres, was investigating the theft of a student’s cell phone. Th..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - It's a story you saw first on WINK - dozens of cats living inside a single home. Animal Services had to put down a number of the felines that were in horrible he..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Hundreds of jobs could be on the way to Cape Coral. The future of the city lies in acres and acres of empty land. City leaders are meeting with the public to dis..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - One of the most anticipated publications of the year is now on bookstore shelves all across the country. At Books-A-Million in the Page Field Commons, ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A WINK News Call for Action investigation into overtime in the Lee County School District uncovers a computer program meant to save you money is actually costing..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The man accused of gunning down his wife inside of a Cape Coral daycare in 2008 is still awaiting trial. Now his lawyers won a fight to question dozens of witnes..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - WINK News talked exclusively with the CEO of the US Sugar Corporation about a 194 million dollar land deal for Everglades restoration. In October, the state ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - EMS officials are accusing some Collier firefighters of cheating on a test. Now, commissioners are asking the state to investigate the claim. EMS Chief Jeff ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - County leaders are trying to prevent pill mills from setting up shop in Collier through a new ordinance. Deputies tell Wink, the plan could help keep kids aw..
MANALAPAN, Fla. (AP) - A Canadian man died after going for a late night swim off a South Florida beach. Manalapan police say 46-year-old Dinu Constantinescu was swimming with a sma..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - 100,000 Floridians are losing their federal unemployment benefits. Three federally funded unemployment programs are ending soon. The programs are the additional ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Charlie Crist says he's still thinking about a pardon for long-dead rocker Jim Morrison, a Florida native who died nearly 40 years ago in a Paris bath..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Some environmentalists in Lee and Collier County, as well as elected officials, are pressuring the South Florida Water Management District to increase the flow o..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Matt Kenseth, 2010 NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase contender and 2003 NASCAR Champion, is in Ft. Myers for a preview of NASCAR's series-crowning Ford Championship Weeken..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A north Florida woman convicted of driving under the influence in a crash that left another woman dead has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. Sasha Pri..
BRADENTON, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) today announced the arrest of Stephanie Bigbee Fleming, 22, of Bradenton, Fla., for her part in attempting to sel..
GIBSONTON, Fla. (AP) - Deputies locked down a high school near Tampa after getting word that students had brought weapons to campus. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said t..
JENSEN BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A missing 300-pound turtle statue has been found in a home along Florida's Atlantic coast. Authorities recovered the statue on Monday. It had been reporte..