Burglary suspects caught on camera

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEE COUNTY- On Thursday, January 20, at approximately 11:55 P.M., deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to the Gulf Coast Coin & Jewelry store, located at 259..
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Man found guilty of posing as cop, raping woman

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A man accused of impersonating a police officer to rob and rape a woman in Tampa faces life in prison after a jury found him guilty. Jurors returned the..
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Nurse fired over Tiger Woods' records is suing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

OCOEE, Fla. (AP) - A nurse who was fired for looking at golfer Tiger Woods' medical records in the days after his November 2009 car crash is suing an Orlando-area hospital for defa..
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Shots fired at undercover West Palm Beach deputies

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say two undercover sheriff's deputies were shot at after two suspects identified them as law enforcement and followed them for a confrontat..
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2 Russians go spacewalking outside space station

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Two of the space station's crew have stepped out on a spacewalk. Russian astronauts Dmitry Kondratyev and Oleg Skripochka floated outside Friday morning..
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Fla. man spends month in lions' den to raise cash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The owner of a Florida wildlife rescue center is spending an entire month in a cage with two lions. The fundraising stunt has riled other animal rescue groups an..
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Shooting suspect had been in Mont. for 2 months

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A Florida man suspected of shooting the mother of a young genius before being shot to death by Montana law enforcement officers had been in the Bozeman area f..
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Saab recalls sedans over engine stalling

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - Saab is recalling 4,400 passenger cars to fix fuel pumps that could seize and cause the engine to stall.Saab says the recall affects certain 2010 and 2011 model y..
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3 people questioned in death of Orlando cabbie

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Three people are in custody as the Orlando Police officers investigate the murder of a cab driver. Police spokeswoman Barbara Jones says an officer found the m..
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Sheriff cracks down on synthetic drugs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - With thousands of youngsters headed to Panama City in a month or so for spring break bashes, the local sheriff is spreading the word about synthetic drugs...
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Downtown business thriving thanks to monthly events

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Events like Music Walk and Art Walk are luring patrons to the revitalized River District in Downtown Fort Myers. Music Walk is typically held the third Saturday ..
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Traffic clogged along I-95 after trooper crashes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Traffic was clogged in South Florida along Interstate 95 after a trooper and a dump truck crashed on the highway.  Florida Highway Patrol is searc..
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Michelle Obama going on Oprah Winfrey show Thurs.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Michelle Obama is going on "The Oprah Winfrey Show." The White House says the first lady is returning to her Chicago hometown Friday to tape one of the last origi..
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Fla. justices order hearing in sex offender case

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court has ordered a judge to hold a hearing within 60 days on a sex offender's claim he's been detained for eight years without a commi..
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Fla. unemployment rate unchanged at 12 percent

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida began 2010 with a 12 percent seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in January and the state ended the year the same way in December. State labor of..
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Music Walk hits downtown Fort Myers this weekend

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

FORT MYERS, Fla.-The first Music Walk of 2011 kicks off Saturday, January 22nd in downtown Fort Myers at 7 pm. Musical performers and street acts will be playing at various busine..
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Salvation Army's donated coins go to auction

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-Saturday, January 22nd you have the chance to see the nine gold coins that were donated to the Salvation Army during this holiday season's Red Kettle Campaign. The..
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Free tax help

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.- You can get free tax help Saturday, January 22nd in Fort Myers.  Free tax preparation for households with an income of $50,000 or below by an IRS trained and..
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Fitness Friday: Fit or Fiction?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-Fit or Fiction? We've all heard the fitness myths but can believing them interfere with diet and exercise results? WINK News Fitness Expert Mike Drumm answers the ..
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Highlands Elementary School volunteer arrested, accused of sexually molesting student

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

IMMOKALEE, Fla. - A prominent Golden Gate Estates man is accused of molesting a young child at a school where he volunteers. 60-year old Robert Alter reportedly sexually molested a..
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