Ex-Heat star Mourning sued over traffic crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) - Former Miami Heat star Alonzo Mourning is being sued over a weekend traffic cash that raised questions about whether he improperly left the scene. The law..
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State pension fund improves $19 billion in last FY

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's pension plan grew by slightly more than $19 billion in the fiscal year completed June 30.    The State Board of Administration rel..
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Injured soldiers learn to scuba dive in Keys

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - Just seven months after losing both legs and full use of his right arm following an attack in Afghanistan, a 45-year-old U.S. Army Special Operations soldier ..
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New York Pizza & Pasta delivery man lied about robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A North Naples man has been arrested after Collier County Sheriff's Office deputies say he reported a robbery that never happened. Kyle William Lahanse, 24, ..
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Cape Coral Police Detectives Arrest Two Suspects on Multiple Burglaries

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- On July 12th Detectives Kordelle McKissack and Michael Toleman responded to the Buy and Sell store located at 2948 Del Prado Blvd regarding a woman who identified..
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CCSP arrests 13-year-old-boy for setting fire to another Port Charlotte boy in foster care

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 13-year-old-foster child for setting fire to another foster child Tuesday afternoon in Port Charlotte. Deputies..
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Arrest made in Bonita Springs bank robbery investigation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Michael Koenigs, 38, of 7592 Pierre Circle in North Fort Myers, was arrested at approximately 1:00 am on July 20, 2011. Koenigs is charged with Robbery. In..
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Reform school closing a dagger to rural Fla. town

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MARIANNA, Fla. (AP) - To the rest of Florida, the Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys was best known for its dark history as a place where the reformatory's guards regularly beat thei..
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Ex-astronaut Mitchell says moon camera a NASA gift

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MIAMI (AP) - Former astronaut Edgar Mitchell says a camera he brought back from the Apollo 14 moon mission was given to him by NASA despite the space agency's lawsuit seeking its r..
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Grandfather of burned Charlotte County boy speaks out.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

CHARLOTTE COUNTY Fla.- 9 year old Logan Nelsons charred clothes were still in his grandparents yard this morning. Logan suffered 2nd degree burns over 80 percent of his body after ..
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Cape canal project leaves dirt piles in neighborhood

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - What started as routine canal maintenance in one Cape Coral neighborhood ended with piles of dirt lining the street. NE 21st Avenue is just one road where the ci..
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What is North Fort Myers alleged hacker accused of doing?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

We've all heard of websites crashing because of too much traffic. Investigators are saying that Scott Arciszewski intentionally caused so many computers to connect to the Infragard..
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Only on WINK: Father of accused internet hacker speaks out

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A North Fort Myers man has been arrested at the University of Central Florida in Orlando after he allegedly illegally accessed a website operated by the F..
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Air in 3 Lehigh Fire Stations Found to be Safe from Mold

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- An air testing company says the air in three Lehigh Acres fire stations is safe to breathe.   Air Quality Services reported late Tuesday that tests sh..
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Collier Co. School Board approves major changes for school district

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- UPDATE: The Collier County School Board unanimously approved the changes proposed by Superintendent Kamela Patton on Tuesday, including the reassignment of ..
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ONLY ON WINK: Naples restaurant destroyed in blast gets ready to re-open

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

NAPLES, Fla. - Who can forget when a gas explosion destroyed a popular restaurant in the heart of Naples. Three people were injured in the January blast at Mangrove Cafe. Today, WI..
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Despite allegations, some St. Leo parishioners stand behind priest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. -- A show of support tonight for an embattled priest. Last night, WINK News showed you how Father Stan Strycharz allegedly spent more than a million dollars of..
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Southwest Floridian's cash in as gold prices hit record high

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Business is good at South Florida Gold Exchange in Fort Myers. With gold prices hitting their highest in history, they're paying more for the metal. But they're a..
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Thieves steal all 10 tires off construction crane in Bonita Springs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- A North Fort Myers construction company was left in a puzzling predicament on Monday-- their construction crane was missing all ten tires and wheels. J&W ..
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Fla. justices uphold $28.3 million smoker verdict

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court has upheld a $28.3 million verdict won by the family of a deceased smoker against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. The justices Tuesday ..
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