KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) - U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis is planning to be in central Florida attending various events hoping to promote job growth. Solis will tour an employment..
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) - A Dade City woman faces animal cruelty charges, four months after dogs were found sick or dead in her backyard. Jail records who that 39-year-old Angel..
LAKE MARY, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman was charged with driving under the influence after reportedly crashing her car in the parking lot of a Seminole County school. Police..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Republican Party has picked Jacksonville City Councilman Daniel Davis to replace Jennifer Carroll in the state House. Carroll, who lives in Fle..
LAND O' LAKES, Fla. (AP) - A Pasco County man upset about a school bus traveling too fast through his neighborhood reportedly threw a heavy metal object at the vehicle. The sheriff..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The deceased suspect has been identified as Kamyn Jodeci William Bright (d.o.b. 10-25-92). WINK News has uncovered the 17-year-old suspect shot by police during ..
NAPLES, Fla. - The Airport Authority wants to expand one runway by 800 feet. They say it will make pilots and passengers safer, but the idea isn't taking off with everyone. "I'm wo..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's governor is concerned about safety at home and around the world, a feeling shared by national and world leaders, over a plan by the head of a sma..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Inside Staff Sergeant Michael Blount's home is his own personal museum. It's filled with books, pictures, awards and three Qurans. "You have to admit this is..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Imagine being without water, and we’re not just talking the drinking kind, for nearly two days. That’s how some Fort Myers Apartment renters were liv..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - A live grenade shut down a North Fort Myers grocery store Wednesday night. The Lee County Sheriff's Office said a man called them to say he had a live gren..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Flags fly at half-staff at Fort Myers PD as the department mourns the loss of one of its own. “They become part of the family. As a canine officer, I spent..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A mother was pushing her son in her stroller when both are hit by a truck. The two were in the crosswalk at Sanibel Boulevard and US 41 when the traffic light tu..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Anger and frustration boiled over at Cape Coral's budget meeting Tuesday night. City leaders voted to move forward with a potential pay cut for 1,500 city worker..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Only WINK News cameras are there as a North Port woman is found guilty and sentenced for embezzling tens of thousands of dollars from people living in a Po..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Police have arrested two people in connection with the crime. Gilberto Amaya (d.o.b. 12-14-79) is charged with felony murder and robbery with a firearm. Leandro ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A Lee County judge granted bond to a Cape Coral teen accused of shooting and killing his 15 year old girlfriend Ashley Swayze. 18 year old Dylan Wisniewski made ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Rosh Hashanah is the celebration of the Jewish new year. It begins at sunset, and for some students in Collier County, that means having to choose between Te..
CLEVELAND (AP) - President Barack Obama strongly defended his opposition to extending Bush-era tax breaks for the wealthiest Americans on Wednesday and delivered a searing attack o..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A lawsuit challenging the Legislature's proposed state constitutional amendment to loosen class size limits is getting its day in court. A judge was going ..