KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - The crew of a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration survey vessel has rescued a pilot after his plane crashed into the ocean near Key West. &nb..
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - It was a trip with a purpose -- and now, a porpoise. As President Barack Obama wraps up a weekend trip to Florida's Gul..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- The kids at Child Care of Southwest Florida will soon be trading in video games for a shovel and getting ready for some hands-on, eco-friendly fun. Instead of mo..
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.-- Looking for a room at a Lee County Hotel? You're in luck, but the tourism industry isn't. The area saw 11.2% fewer visitors in June. That translates to a $..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla - Lee County Animal Services spent a greater part of Saturday trying to round up dozens of cats and dogs hoarded in a home. The corner of Kindly Road and Rid..
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - There was no hug and little in the way of a photo op, but Gov. Charlie Crist did get a brief pat on the shoulder Saturday from President Barack Obama..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Charlotte County investigators are asking for the public's help in finding a burglary suspect.The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office says a male suspect broke in..
CAPE CORAL, Fla, - Encouraging new developments for an injured Cape Coral soldier.The family of Pfc. Corey Kent says the 22 year-old soldier is out of the ICU and in his own room a..
DESTIN, Fla. (AP) - An Arkansas man vacationing on the Florida Panhandle has died after trying to save his son and another boy in the Gulf of Mexico.Okaloosa County authorities say..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - High school football teams in southwest Florida will honor the late Yankees owner George Steinbrenner by placing his initials on their helmets this season.Hillsb..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The government's point man on the Gulf spill wants additional testing before he orders BP to finish drilling a relief well that will allow the oil giant to plug ..
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - President Barack Obama says the oil may have stopped flowing into the Gulf of Mexico, but the government's job in tackling the environmental disaster..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - A Punta Gorda family is upset with the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office. They said deputies just drove by after their 911 call for help. It's a story WINK News..
Just over a week ago someone opened fire at Linda Sullivan's home in the 300 block of Eland Drive in North Fort Myers. 23 40 47 I feel very much in shock. Sullivan is in pain a wee..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Students, many about to finish their education, are now learning days before classes start that they may have to put everything on hold. WINK News first repo..
GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (AP) - A New York woman moving to Florida has been ordered to use the Skype computer program so her children can have long-distance visitation with their father. ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - WINK News viewers went to our Facebook page to comment on this story: Three Jacksonville children bought tickets with baby-sitting money and flew to Nashville on..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The city is Cape Coral's Financial Advisory Committee will make several strict spending recommendations on Monday. Some of the concerns being addressed have to d..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - It has been 20 years since the murders of 11-year-old Robin Cornell and 32-year-old Lisa Story. Now, America's Most Wanted has requested the story again.Cornell ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A disabled woman in the Cape is victimized by a trusted employee.Linda Joiner said Nathan Spanley stole nearly $1,000 worth of her pain medication. Spanley was a..