State lawmakers are gearing up for a short stay in Tallahassee. Tomorrow’s Special Session is scheduled to last four days, but legislative leaders, feuding with the gov..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - Charlotte County and Sarasota County Sheriff’s detectives, working together, arrest a Bradenton man accused of obtaining narcotics from pain manageme..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court will take up cases challenging three redistricting amendments slated for the Nov. 2 ballot.The justices Monday halted trial court..
Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies arrested four teens on felony charges following a weekend “egging” spree of homes and cars in the Englewood area.CCSO received..
FORT MYERS, Fla - Local businesses join forces to announce the First Annual Back-To-School Clothing Drive to benefit Lee County students in need.Families are facing hardships this ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla- The toll booths on the Midoint Bridge into Fort Myers start coming down today. It's likely to create back ups and delays in the morning commute. ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Researchers developing a new method of vaccinedelivery are hoping that one day, people will get their annual flushots in the mail. &..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Two people are recovering in this hospital Sunday night after flames tear through several town houses. At least six homes at the Summerlin Trace apartments were b..
KATHLEEN, Fla. (AP) - The families of two slain Tampa police officers will split about $70,000 donated at a weekend fundraiser. The Saturday barbecue ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Republicans running for governor met with tea party members in Port Charlotte Sunday.A handful of candidates including Attorney General Bill McCollum on-hand..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - There are signs of continuing tension between the government and BP executives amid concerns about a seep and possible methane near the busted oil well in the Gu..
SOUTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Several apartment units were damaged in a fire Sunday night.The fire broke out at a complex on Cypress Trace Court. Authorities on the scene say two ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - A man who kept Charlotte County authorities at bay has been taken for a mental evaluation. The standoff lasted seven hours, ending wi..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The search is on for a possible arsonist. Fire investigators tell WINK News a group of juveniles intentionally set two small fires ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - After nearly 30 years on the run, a suspect in a Lee County murder returns to southwest Florida.James Sims was booked into the Lee County jail this morning. ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Two men are arrested after Collier County deputies say they stole a lawn mower and a trailer.Aldo Bueno and Pedro Banzomenendez face grand theft charges.&nbs..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Police are on the lookout for two armed men who robbed a Fort Myers convenience store.Witnesses say two men with guns entered a Circle K store near Winkler and E..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape police need your help finding a murder suspect.Police say Timothy Wayne Tuttle, Jr. played a role in a deadly home invasion last weekend in the northwest Ca..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - A Port Charlotte woman takes her 90th birthday celebration to new heights... by skydiving for the 1st time. Bonnie Townsend was born July 21, 1920. And now, 90 ..
The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office reports the seven hour standoff ended at 6:38 p.m. this evening in Port Charlotte. Crisis negotiators successfu..