Stop signs to be installed in two busy Cape Coral intersections

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

CAPE CORAL, Fla -- Drivers in northwest Cape Coral are excited about new stop signs being installed at a busy intersection. Kismet Parkway at Nelson Road is just one of two inters..
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Death investigation underway in Lehigh Acres

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. -- The Lee County Sheriff's Office tells WINK News that a death investigation is underway off of 10th Street SW in Lehigh Acres.A call came into dispatch at abou..
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EXCLUSIVE: Husband of woman killed in 9/11 attack speaks out about Bin Laden death

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

FORT MYERS, FL- Lorne Lyles says he carries a smile after learning Osama Bin Laden had been killed by U-S Navy Seals. Lyles lost his wife Cee Cee in the worst terrorist attack on A..
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'Jarhead' fire costing millions to fight

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

NAPLES, Fla. - Federal officials have spent $1.78 million in 10 days to fight the wildfire that has burned more than 26,000 acres. Firefighters say while the wildfire at Big Cypres..
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WINK News takes you inside the over 25,000 acre wildfire in Big Cypress

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Monument Park, usually a campground, is right now being used as a command center for crews still trying to battle a wildfire in the Big Cypress National Pres..
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Flowers for Mom? Expect to pay more this year, especially for delivery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Guess what has gone up sharply in price, just in time for Mother's day?   It's flowers, most of which come from south America to this area, this time of..
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Waiters at Cape restaurant save two people from drowning

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla -  Servers at a Cape Coral restaurant are being called heroes after they dove into the water to save two people from drowning. Thursday night, outside Rum Runn..
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Woman helps deputies catch man who threw rocks at her car

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.-A man accused of hurling rocks at a woman's car is behind bars. That's after the Bonita Springs victim chases him down in it. Vilma Ramirez said, "It hit right..
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AAA offers fuel saving tips to get more out of your gallon

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Despite climbing costs at the pump, AAA Auto Club South reports more people are hitting the road to travel this spring. The agency reports a 10% increase in overa..
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Al-Qaida vows revenge for Osama bin Laden's death

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAIRO (AP) - Al-Qaida confirmed the killing of Osama bin Laden and vowed revenge, saying Friday that Americans' "happiness will turn to sadness." The statement was the first by the..
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Florida. budget has plenty of pain to go around

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSE, Fla. (AP) - Special education teacher Hal Krantz hasn't had a raise in two years, but he'll be among 650,000 public employees whose pay checks will be cut to help balan..
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Next-to-last space shuttle launch faces more delay

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The next-to-last space shuttle flight has been delayed again. Endeavour will now blast off no earlier than May 16. Shuttle managers announced the new da..
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Immigration bill agreement elusive for lawmakers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida legislators headed into the waning hours of the 2011 session without agreeing on a tough immigration bill sought by the governor and attorney gener..
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Lee Boulevard is open following four-car accident that injured two

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Lee Boulevard is open in both directions after a car accident shut down the road at the intersection of Curtis Avenue N in Lehigh Acres.  Four cars were in..
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Florida Senate passes historic Medicaid overhaul

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A historic bill that would make sweeping changes to Florida's Medicaid program won Senate approval Friday, setting the stage for the care of nearly 3 milli..
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Fla. Senate approves repeal of religious aid ban

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Voters will have a chance to repeal Florida's ban on state aid to churches and other religious organizations. The repeal is part of a proposed state consti..
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Aid for Alabama collected in SWFL

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.-- Volunteers in Port Charlotte are gathering aid for tornado-ravaged Alabama. They are filling up three trucks with donations bound for Centre, Alabama, northe..
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Cape Police Detectives make arrest in burglary case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police were called to 1518 NE Van Loon Terrace to investigate a residential burglary on Tuesday. The victim told officers that between 8:00 a.m. and 5:..
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Economy adds 244k jobs, rate ticks up to 9 pct.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Companies created 268,000 jobs in April, the most since February 2006. The gains were widespread. Retailers, factories, financial companies, education and health ..
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Top tech gadgets for gifting season

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-Staples stops by with some of the top tech gifts that you can give for Mother's Day, Father's Day or Graduation.
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