Investigators: Lehigh warehouse fire started with exposed wires

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. -- Investigators have determined a fire that devastated a Lehigh Acres warehouse Sunday started accidentally with exposed wires. Fire officials were glued to the..
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ONLY ON WINK:Pizza delivery man robbed at knifepoint speaks out

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Maite Delarosa

NAPLES, Fla.- The pizza delivery man who was robbed at knifepoint last night told WINK News it was one of the scariest moments of his life. "It was pretty scary. I was scared for m..
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Sanibel showcases history with new videos on website

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla. -- The city of Sanibel has been using social media such as Facebook, and its city website, to keep the community up to date with current and future events. Now..
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New email hoax hitting SWFL claims to be from IRS

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

MARCO ISLAND, Fla.- A new email scam is attempting to trick taxpayers into giving up very personal information. "I was just checking my emails like I do everyday, and it said from ..
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Cape FD: From fire fight to spot light

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

CAPE CORAL, Fla.-- A Cape Coral home got the Hollywood treatment today. It went from average residence, to production set as Cape Coral Fire Rescue paramedics traded in the fire fi..
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Accident causes road closure on Palm Beach Blvd. in Fort Myers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, Fla.- An accident involving a lawn truck and SUV occurred at Van Buren Street and Palm Beach Boulevard. The accident has caused road closures on Palm Beach Boulevard at..
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30 years after death, Harry Chapin legacy lives on in food bank

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

It was thirty years ago this week that singer and songwriter Harry Chapin died in a car crash in New York state.    His legacy lives on in the food bank that bears h..
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Parents mourn loss, while questions remain how 2-year-old drowned in pool

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

IMMOKALEE, Fla. - While two Immokalee parents mourn the loss of their little girl who drowned in a swimming pool Monday, questions still remain how the girl was able to enter the n..
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PFC Corey Kent gets a new home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Nick Spinetto

CAPE CORAL, Fla -  A year ago today, Private First Class Corey Kent lost both legs and some fingers when a bomb exploded in Afghanistan. Now more than two dozen local com..
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Alleged daycare shooter may wait another year for trial

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The man accused of a deadly daycare shooting in Cape Coral three years ago will spend more time awaiting trial. Robert Dunn's defense team says a November trial d..
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Tampa officer shoots at suicidal man

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. - Officials say a Tampa police officer fired shots at a man who was reportedly suicidal and pointing his weapon at officers. Police spokeswoman Laura McElroy says 74-ye..
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Cape Coral police charge suspect with three additional burglaries

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police Detectives have charged John Michael Coppertino, 32, with three additional residential burglaries after conducting follow up investigations. Pol..
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Detectives ask for help locating cop impersonator in Charlotte Co.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives are investigating an incident Monday around 4 p.m. when a man flashed a badge and took a woman’s prescription drug..
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Registered sex offender arrested for having sex with girl, 13

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a 26-year-old registered sex offender for having sexual intercourse with a 13-year-old girl as the result of &n..
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Two-car accident in Collier County

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- There has been a two-vehicle accident on Vanderbilt Beach Road. A white Acura was making left turn out of a neighborhood and pulled in front of a Honda SUV. The drive..
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Mich., Fla. schools get chance to use more fruit

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LANSING, Mich. - U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow says her home state of Michigan as well as Florida have been selected to participate in a new pilot pr..
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Craig Miller to announce he's running for Florida Senate

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

NAPLES, Fla.- Craig Miller, a Vietnam veteran and former CEO of Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, is expected to announce his candidacy for Florida State Senate  in Napl..
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SWFL ad agency donates digital billboard space in Lee County to help with panther recovery efforts

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

VERO BEACH, Fla. - Hopefully, motorists driving along US-41 in Lee County will notice a cautionary message on a digital billboard asking them to slow down and watch for endangered ..
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Fla. orange crop up 4 percent

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida's orange crop is expected to be slightly higher than last season's crop. Federal agriculture officials said Tuesday that Florida will produce 139 million b..
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Panther killed by vehicle in southwest Florida

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

IMMOKALEE, Fla. (AP) - The dead panther has been found near a southwest Florida road after apparently being hit by a vehicle. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission ..
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