Collier County, Fla. - The Palmetto Ridge Marching Band is hosting a car wash to help with Tim Delano's medical bills. The teen lost his hand after an alligator attacked..
A Lee County woman believes thieves drugged her two dogs so they would not bark to wake her duirng a burglary early Wedsnesday morning. The woman slept..
FORT MYERS, Fla--According to BP, the oil giant has paid $201 million in claims to thousands of people along the Gulf coast. The oil giant also says right now it's proces..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee County Public Schools is proud to announce that Rebecca Crissy, a resource teacher at James Stephens International Academy during the 2009/10 school year, is ..
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - Apple Inc. will give free protective cases to buyers of its latest iPhone to alleviate the so-called "death grip" problem in which holding the phone with a..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office and Board of County Commissioners unveiled the newly expanded jail Friday. The Charlotte County Jail increased f..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Statistics compiled by the Lee County Sheriff's Office show that crime continues to fall in Lee County. The first six months of 2010 show the crime rate is down ..
HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A baby sperm whale has died after it washed ashore in South Florida.Hallandale Beach Fire Rescue officials say the whale, which was only 3-feet long, ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - Three Arcadia men are facing charges tonight, accused of trying to sell 434 pounds of copper at a Cleveland recycling business. Deputies say the three..
The Miami area became the epicenter of a multi-state Medicare fraud bust Friday that caught scammers in charge of a 251 million dollar ring.Nearly 400 federal agents in Flori..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - The teen who had his hand bitten off by an alligator is talking to WINK News. 18-year-old Tim Delano says he thought it was a bad dream when the alligator attacke..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla – Florida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for June 2010 is 11.4 percent. This represents 1,056,000 jobless out of a labor force of ..
FORT MYERS, Fla- The star of the new CBS sitcom "Mike & Molly" is in Southwest Florida this weekend performing stand up comedy and took time to join Rob and Lindsay on WINK Ne..
The Lee County Supervisor of Elections will announce today a new Public Access System feature on the Lee Elections website. The new feature allows the public to check their voter s..
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. - It was an extremely lucky discovery for a Charlotte County employee – one that may have saved two peoples lives. “2 a.m. this morning, I'm watching TV..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - If you donated to Haiti after the earthquake, you may want to check the organization you worked with. New reports show supplies are getting stuck in Haitian ..
MIAMI, Fla. - Authorities have identified five people who died trying to flee from authorities after the stolen car they were driving crashed in Miami. Miami-Dade Police say one of..
LIGHTHOUSE POINT, Fla. - A 24-year-old South Florida woman has been arrested on charges of child neglect after a police officer found her 5-year-old son wandering the streets. Cand..
ORLANDO, Fla. - A 911 recording in which Casey Anthony's mother tells a dispatcher that her daughter's car smells like a dead body can be used during the Florida woman's first-degr..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Two north Florida men are charged with paying kickbacks to the former secretary of the Florida Department of Corrections and a prisons manager. Edward Lee Dugg..