SWEETWATER, Fla. (AP) - Republican leaders are mending more fences with gubernatorial nominee Rick Scott. Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour, head of the Republican Governors Associati..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Lee County Domestic Animal Services (LCDAS) kicks off a month long adoption promotion beginning September 1st. The Back to School Pet Adoption Special, offers ad..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Monday night the North Fort Myers Fire District Board of Commissioners held an emergency meeting to discuss the millage rate increase that was slated to be..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Members of the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics unit arrested Kristine M. Baldridge, 30, for Trafficking in Oxycodone at approximately 6:1..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County Commissioners approved taking out bonds to pay for construction of a new Red Sox stadium. The new stadium and training facility will be built on 100 a..
PORT ST. JOHN, Fla. (AP) - Surveillance cameras installed in a central Florida home after an unsuccessful robbery helped deputies nab three men who allegedly returned to burglarize..
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - South Florida investigators are looking for a counselor and former Catholic priest who allegedly planted child pornography on the computer of another former..
LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. (AP) - A Palm Beach tourist attraction with zebras, lions, giraffes and other exotic animals may soon be getting new inhabitants: hundreds of homes filled with pe..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A concourse at Palm Beach International was evacuated for about an hour as officials investigated a bomb threat. The Transportation Security Administra..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A businessman with dual U.S.-Ecuadorian citizenship is appealing his death sentence and four murder convictions to the Florida Supreme Court. A lawyer hire..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Two new roller coasters topped the list for rider injuries in the second quarter of this year. The list of injuries released this week by Florida's Department ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - More public schools are asking their students to wear uniforms. Children at Rosemont Elementary School in Orlando and at least 10 other central Florida schools..
SATELITTE BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have identified a man who died while surfing over the weekend on Florida's East coast. Brevard County officials say 47-year-old Tazewell Br..
ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. (AP) - A Zephyrhills man was reportedly able to get $400 out of a coin machine at a car wash with a single bill. Police say 24-year-old Dallas "Cash" Hancock atta..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A St. Petersburg man is accused of neglecting two miniature horses found starving in a back yard. Paul J. Morell faces two counts of animal cruelty. Acc..
EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (AP) - The name of a senior Air Force bomb technician killed in Iraq in 2007 will remain on a memorial wall at the Florida school that trains bomb dispos..
MIAMI (AP) - The owner of a South Florida language school will serve 15 months in prison for helping illegally obtain student visas for foreign nationals who never came to class. L..
MIAMI, Fla. (AP) - The director of Radio and TV Marti has resigned after more than seven years at his post. Pedro Roig wrote in his resignation letter Friday that, during his tenur..
Dr. Whitney Whitford stops by WINK News Now This Morning with Milo, a cat that's ready for adoption at the Gulf Cost Humane Society. Pet Connection airs every Tuesday in the 7 o'cl..
WASHINGTON (AP) - American Muslims have launched a new web site they hope will defuse hostility over a proposed Islamic center near ground zero. Washington attorney Hassan Ahmad (H..