BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A man has been convicted of killing an elderly Hernando County couple during a 2006 robbery. A Hernando County jury convicted 35-year-old Robert Jardin Tue..
MIAMI, Fla. (AP) - The wife of Monroe County Schools' former superintendent has been sentenced to eight years in prison for stealing from the district. A judge sentenced 42-year-ol..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The state Supreme Court has upheld judges' rulings to remove three proposed state constitutional amendments, all offered by the Legislature, from Florida's..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting one man and injuring two others outside an Orlando nightclub. An Orange County ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The University of Central Florida is investigating claims that four of its police officers racially profiled a mixed-race professor just off campus. Philosophy..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A report to a federal judge recommends the South Florida Water Management District should not have to finish an Everglades restoration reservoir shelve..
ANTHONY, Fla. (AP) - Four people were killed in a two-car crash in north Florida. A fifth person had life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital by helicopter early Tuesd..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested two Punta Gorda teens caught stealing a large satellite dish from property at 415 Osceola Dr., (Solona area)..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The President will address the nation's students on Tuesday, September 14th. September 14th is a scheduled Early Dismissal Day for all Collier County Public ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - From now until September 30, The Salvation Army of Lee, Glades & Hendry County, is partnering with Men’s Wearhouse to help disadvantaged men seeking em..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - New foreclosure numbers released Wednesday show the number of foreclosures filed by banks rising slightly in Lee County in August. The clerk of courts reports re..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A storage business ripped off by a trusted employee. Investigators say 58 year old Joyce Rogers cooked the books at Community Self Storage off Chiquita Boulevard..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee Commissioners met for hours on Tuesday afternoon, hearing about cuts made across many county programs and agencies. In the end, they did not have a sol..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh Acres veteran who served in both wars in Iraq says he's hopeful the end of combat operations will mean the U.S. won't have to return to Iraq in the fu..
Tony and Ed from Anthony's On The Boulevard stop by the WINK Kitchen to show us how to make the "Italian Stallion" sandwich. Italian Stallion (Serves Two) Ingredien..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A major shakeup in the Florida Governor's race. Bud Chiles is dropping out as an independent candidate. Our partners at the News-Press say Chiles is expected to ..
GOLDEN GATE, Fla. - Deputies are trying to find the person who stabbed a Golden Gate man. His fiance talked only to WINK News shedding some light on why he was stabbed. The woman t..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Nation's Association is opened a new and much larger store today in Fort Myers. Sales from the store will help fund the agencies summer camp, scholarship pro..
MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Earl has weakened to a Category 3 storm as it threatens to sideswipe the East Coast. Meanwhile, a hurricane watch that had been effect for the North Carolina..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A man is dead after his car went off the ramp for Interstate 75 and sandwiched between two pillars. Florida Highway Patrol tells WINK News they are not sure ..