Cage fighting in the Cape

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - For years amateur MMA fighters in the cape had been fighting for the ability to fight... now their dreams are coming true. Previously amateur MMA bouts had been ..
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Apparent love triangle leads to fatal shooting in small community

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GLADES COUNTY, Fla. - An apparent love triangle is to blame for a fatal shooting in the rural community of Muse in Glades County, about 10 miles northeast of Labelle. The stat..
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Steak and Steak shooting suspect wants confession thrown out

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lawyers for a teen accused of murder are asking a judge to throw out his confession. Nineteen year-old Jarrett Mundle appeared in Lee County court today. Prosecu..
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Lockdown lifted for 300 South Florida schools

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) - Florida authorities lifted the lockdown of all schools in the nation's sixth-largest district Wednesday after police said the credibility of a threat ma..
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Suspects caught after Fort Myers robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Around 3:00 Wednesday afternoon, two males attempted to rob a female who was leaving Expert Care Pharmacy on Palm Beach Blvd. At least one shot was fired. T..
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Job hunting help available in Fort Myers Wednesday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Job hunting help is available in Southwest Florida this week. As the Career and Service Centers of Southwest Florida celebrates it's new name, Southwest Flori..
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Students anonymous tip leads to teens arrest for having marijuana at school

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A text message tip leads to a teens arrest for selling drugs at a local high school. The 17 year old was arrested Tuesday with 20 grams of marijuana in a ba..
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'Like' WINK News on Facebook

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - 'Like' WINK News on Facebook to get the latest news, comment on stories, and to give us your story ideas. Just click here to be directed to our Facebook page: ht..
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500 uncounted ballots found in Palm Beach County

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The Palm Beach County elections office says 500 uncounted absentee ballots have been located, possibly affecting several close local races. The ballots w..
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2nd Veteran's Connect event to be help in Fort Myers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The 2nd Veteran's Connect event will be held in Lee County November 16th. Veterans Connect is an initiative of Florida CFO Alex Sink launched a year ago. It's de..
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Charlotte County deputies looking for teen accused of theft; say he may be armed and dangerous

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives issued a Be On The Lookout (BOLO) this afternoon for 19 year old Nickolas Scharmberg. He was arrested Monday in conne..
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Autism certification classes to be held at Edison State College

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - It is estimated that 1 in 110 children in the United States are diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), according to The Centers for Disease Control an..
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Cracks found in shuttle fuel tank, not just foam

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA has found cracks in space shuttle Discovery's fuel tank. Discovery is grounded until at least the end of the month by a hydrogen gas leak. The leak..
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Man walks into convenience store with a gunshot wound

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

IMMOKALEE, Fla. - The Collier County Sheriff's Office is not releasing any information of who my have shot a man in Immokalee Tuesday night.  Deputies say the clerks at the Ha..
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Motorcyclist killed after hitting mailbox in Cape Coral

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A motorcyclist was killed Monday night when his bike struck a mailbox on NW 9th Terrace. William G. Ranagan III (DOB: 06/27/1963) was transported as a traum..
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Norman Love Confections helping Harry Chapin Food Bank get turkeys

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Norman and Mary Love want to help provide Thanksgiving turkeys and hams for local families in need. With each $11 donation made to Harry Chapin Food Bank made at..
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Report: White House altered drilling ban report

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - An inspector general says the White House edited a report about the administration's moratorium on offshore oil drilling to make it appear that scientists and exp..
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Feds proposes graphic cigarette warning labels

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The federal government is unveiling a new plan to snuff out tobacco use, including new larger, graphic warning labels for cigarettes that include images of cor..
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Boeing delays more 787 test flights, shares drop

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DALLAS (AP) - Boeing is putting off more test flights of its new 787 passenger jet while it investigates an emergency landing of one of the planes on Tuesday. Boeing shares have fa..
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Landlord finds live WW II mortars inside Fla. home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Tampa Police have removed several live World War II mortars from a southwest Florida home. A landlord called police Tuesday after finding the explosives at one o..
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