City of Cape Coral says fuel audit is underway

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL- The City of Cape Coral tells WINK News that the City Auditor’s Office is working with Lee County to conduct an internal audit on the City’s fuel management ..
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Fla. judge strikes down health overhaul

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A federal judge ruled Monday that the Obama administration's health care overhaul is unconstitutional, siding with 26 states that sued to block it. U.S. Dist..
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Students reach goal: Will build elementary school in Haiti

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - For the past three years, Lorenzo Walker Technical High School (LWTHS) has supported Free the Children – a registered charity in the United States and C..
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Scott holding 'budget event' in Central Fla.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

THE VILLAGES, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is touring a construction project and hold what his office is calling a "budget event" at a The Villages, a north-central Florida retireme..
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Program makes it easier to evict criminals

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - It's about to get easier for property managers in Orlando to evict criminals. The Orlando Police Department plans to officialy roll out the Crime Free Multi-Ho..
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Program aims to help struggling Fla. homeowners

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A program to help struggling Florida homeowners will begin accepting application in February. The Hardest Hit program targets unemployed and underemplo..
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Investigators still haven't detemined cause of Collier fire

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

(Photo courtesy Kyle Moffitt) UPDATE: COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - Caloosahatchee Forestry Center continues to work with Golden Gate Fire District and Collier County Sheriff’s Offic..
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Gov't upgrades investigation into Passat fires

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - The government has upgraded a safety investigation into nearly 500,000 Volkswagen Passats amid reports of engine fires.  The National Highway Traffic Safety ..
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Homeowner shoots teens who tried to break in

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Two teens were shot when a homeowner fought back during an attempted robbery. Police say the teens hit 72-year-old Jack Crawford over the head with a basebal..
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Florida's Hardest Hit Program going statewide

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

FORT MYERS, Fla- Florida's Hardest Hit Program to help those facing foreclosure is about to go statewide. More than a billion dollars of federal funding is available to cover m..
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CDC: No link between deaths and Chinese drywall

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it has not found a link between tainted Chinese drywall and the deaths of 11 people living in homes with the ..
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Man arrested for impersonating a cop and trying to hit on a woman

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested John Martin McDonald, 58, 23380 Freeport Ave., Port Charlotte, for Impersonating a Law Enforcement Officer.&n..
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Mom accused in Tampa shooting 'impaired' in crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Police say the Tampa woman accused of killing her two teenagers showed signs of drug impairment following a November car crash. Julie Powers Schenecker struck a ..
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Hundreds show to mourn FGCU student

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

ESTERO, Fla. - Hundreds of students showed for a candlelight vigil to mourn the loss of a junior killed during a car crash near Tampa. Carisa Herald, 20, died in a car accident out..
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Cape police locate missing woman

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -  Cape Coral Police have located a missing woman with Alzheimer's disease. Officers say Betty Jean Beardslee was found safe at park near her home, hours afte..
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Community gathers to remember Dylan Nuno

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Maite Delarosa

NAPLES, Fla.-Friends and family of Dylan Nuno,16, remember him at an emotional funeral service in East Naples. "Dylan was a beautiful kid and everybody loved him," said Tony Pinero..
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Fort Myers high rise fire quickly extinguished

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Fort Myers Fire Department responded to a high rise fire Sunday morning.Crews were on the scene on the 7th floor at the First Harbor Towers.  Smoke was ..
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Deputies locate woman following Lehigh Acres home invasion

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Lee County deputies have located a woman initially believed to be missing after a home invasion robbery in Lehigh Acres late Saturday night.The Lee County Sher..
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More than 300 arrested at Tampa pirate festival

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities arrested more than 300 revelers at the annual Gasparilla pirate parade in Tampa. The Tampa Police Department said on Sunday it had arrested 349 peopl..
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State Farm wants 28 percent rate increase in Fla.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - The state's largest private property insurer wants to hike rates by an average of 28 percent. State Farm Florida Insurance says premiums need to go up ..
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