Firefighters train for one of the most dangerous fires they'll encounter

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

NAPLES, Fla. - Dive or die, it's the motto firefighters live by when dealing with flashovers. Today, Naples rescuers got first hand training on how to avoid it. Flashover is when s..
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Internet scam hitting Southwest Florida

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A scam is sweeping the internet and making it's way here to Southwest Florida. A single mother buys her first car from a military veteran, only to learn he's lyin..
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2 separate fires in Charlotte County are under control

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Two separate fires are reported in Southwest Florida at this time.  Department of Forestry confirms a fire off of Chamberlain Boulevard in North Port is now ..
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Florida ends automatic felon rights restoration

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet have ended the automatic restoration of voting and other civil rights to nonviolent felons once their sentences are up. S..
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Tips on How to Save on Gas Dollars and Improve Mileage

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

Most people say, don't drive too fast, when asked, how do you save on gas mileage?That's the extent of knowledge of many drivers, but in fact, there are several simple things that ..
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Agency prohibited from Facebook contact with woman

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - A Florida judge has ordered a debt collection agency to not contact a woman, her family or her friends on Facebook regarding the woman's debt. Melanie Beacha..
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Students come to Athens, Ga. For Habitat projects

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ATHENS, Ga.- They might be mortal enemies on the football field, but students from Vanderbilt University and the University of Florida are willing to pitch in to help Athenians in ..
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Fla. Senate set for vote Thursday on teacher bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida Senate is set to vote on a modified version of a teacher merit pay and tenure bill that former Gov. Charlie Crist vetoed last year after widespread ..
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LCSO investigates murder in North Fort Myers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies were called out to the Suncoast Estates neighborhood just after midnight on March 9th. They responded to 8025 Breeze Drive in ..
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Drug company offers $1M for Fla. tracking system

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- The company that makes the widely abused painkiller Oxycontin has offered to contribute $1 million to fund a prescription drug tracking system in Florida. Purdue..
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Fla. athlete dies days after collapse in practice

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A Florida high school athlete who collapsed during track and field drills has died. Eastside High School Assistant Principal James Sheppard says 17-year-old Sar..
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Final landing day for space shuttle Discovery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.- Space shuttle Discovery aimed for an on-time touchdown Wednesday to wrap up a long flying career. The world's most-traveled spaceship was due to return to Ear..
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Let's Eat: Tuna Mignon

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-Chef Dave Gossett from Fleming's Steakhouse fires up the WINK kitchen to show us how to make tuna mignon.
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Lee County Sheriffs search for a North Fort Myers man

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Lee County Sheriffs continue their investigation into a double shooting that left one man dead and a female victim badly injured. Jeheson Raymond, 20, ..
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Parents concerned about public housing near school

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

SOUTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Some Tanglewood Elementary parents are concerned about new neighbors moving into the area, and Tuesday night, they got a chance to speak out. Within months..
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ONLY ON WINK: Naples woman talks about her scary fair accident

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Maite Delarosa

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.-A Naples woman is breaking her silence about a terrifying fair accident that nearly cost her her life. It happened three years ago at the Collier County Fair. ..
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Hundreds protest in Naples against Governor Scott's proposed budget cuts

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

NAPLES, Fla.- As Governor Rick Scott addressed the state on Tuesday, hundreds right here in Southwest Florida gathered to protest his ideas. A crowd rallied in Downtown Naples, to ..
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Father convicted of cutting son's throat

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A jury in Collier County took less than an hour to come back with a verdict in the case of Victor Orena. Orena is accused of attempted first degree murder fo..
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AC thefts "heat up" Fort Myers businesses

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

FORT MYERS, FL- Fort Myers businesses are heating up- literally. That's after thieves stole the parts from 8 air conditioning units at Colonial Professional offices.  Steven D..
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As gas prices increase, thieves target fuel

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- As the price of fuel goes up in the area, so do the chances that thieves will target it. One local business had all the fuel stolen out of their truck, now deputi..
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