Deputies locate mother of infant found in North Fort Myers woods

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office has found the mother of a newborn found dead in a wooded area of North Fort Myers on Friday afternoon. Deputies were called..
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Visitation, funeral set for deputy killed in off-duty crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Funeral details have been announced for an off-duty Lee County deputy killed Wednesday night in a motorcycle accident.The Lee County Sheriff's Office announced v..
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College students caught in the middle of Condo Association battle

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Four college students thought they found the perfect condo. But then they started receiving letters from the Homeowner's Association. The letters were from the as..
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Local smokers save money by rolling own cigarettes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - As people in Southwest Florida keep tight budgets, smokers are finding ways to keep buying cigarettes, but at half the cost. Last month, "Roll Your Own" in Leh..
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Man gets life for Panhandle fatal robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - One of the men accused in the deaths of a wealthy Florida Panhandle couple with nine special needs children has been sentenced to life in prison. An Escambia..
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Dog recovering from bullet wounds after being shot twice

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

SAN CARLOS PARK, FL-  New details in a story you saw first on WINK. A dog recovering from bullet wounds after being shot by a Lee County Deputy. Deputies say "Harley" a f..
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James Menard found guilty in teen's murder

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - After over four hours of deliberation, a jury finds James Menard guilty of murder. Menard now faces prison for the 2010 New Year's death of Naples teen Jake ..
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Necklace found among human remains

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

NAPLES, Fla. - Collier County deputies hope that pictures of this necklace will help them identify the human remains found in North Naples. The pictures released Friday show a neck..
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ABT raids Fort Myers Beach community theater

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- A Fort Myers Beach hangout is busted for allegedly selling alcohol without a license. The Division of Alcohol Beverages and Tobacco confiscated 80 bottles o..
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Business raided for trafficking meth; 4 arrested

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit raided Smoke N’ CD’s, 3129 Tamiami Trail in Port Charlotte, for trafficking in methamphetamine. Detectives issued a ..
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Cape trash troubles

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL, FL- Cape Coral's phones have been ringing off the hook lately. The reason? Folks wanting smaller trash cans from waste removal company Waste Pro. At a recent council me..
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Boil water notice for all of Bonita Springs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (Jan. 14, 2011) - An electrical failure at the Bonita Springs Utilities water-treatment plant this morning caused a brief interruption in water service that re..
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Infant found dead in North Fort Myers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS- WINK Crews are at the scene of Marx Drive in Suncoast Estates in the North Fort Myers where an infant was found dead in the woods. At 1:22 pm on Friday deputies we..
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How to contribute to Tom Smith

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NAPLES- Tom Smith, a delivery driver for Balgas Naples, was severely injured by an explosion on Monday during a routine delivery to the Mangrove Café in downtown Naples. Tom..
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Senator: Obama to ease Cuba travel restrictions

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - President Barack Obama plans to loosen Cuban travel policy to allow students and church groups to go to the communist country, a senator's office said Frid..
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4 arrested in door-to-door solicitation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies arrested four out-of-state men who were selling items door-to-door in the Gulf Cove area around Gillot Blvd. and Heron T..
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Fund set up to help victim of Naples restaurant gas explosion

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

NAPLES, Fla.- A fund is now set up to help offset medical expenses for Donnie Kingston, the beer tap technician badly wounded in the Mangrove Cafe' gas explosion. The fund is set u..
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Teacher faces charges he punched 2 kids, pushed 1

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - A substitute teacher at a Gulf coast elementary school was arrested and faces allegations he punched two students and pushed another. Authorities say 55-year-..
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Police report new lead on long-missing Pa. girl

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PITTSBURGH (AP) - A new tip about an 8-year-old girl who was the first child featured on the "Have You Seen Me?" direct-mail advertisements leaves little hope that she is still ali..
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Pump prices eyed as reason Americans driving less

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

More motorists are sticking closer to home this month but that hasn't stopped pump prices from climbing.  At the moment, there are a number of reasons for Americans to drive l..
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