PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - New details tonight in a case of two Port Charlotte parents accused of abusing their 10 year old son, and locking him inside his room for months. Thursday, a ju..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A 15-year-old is dead after he was hit by a car while riding his bike. WINK News did some digging and found out the plan for sidewalks is already in the works.....
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Red light running cameras aren't bringing in as much green as they used to. This comes after the commissioners voted to get rid of right on red citatio..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - They may not have hundreds of acres, but the non-profit Cultural Heritage Center is getting into the farming business. This week, they're setting up 4..
FORT MYERS, FL- It's a program keeping more than one thousand pets from going hungry at home.Now that program needs help. Debbie Overholtzer says, "They saved my kitties, they did...
Lee county planners have released their ideas for balancing the budget for the coming year. They are recommending 10-days of mandatory, un-paid furloughs for every empl..
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A popular section of Pensacola Beach has been closed because of oil that washed ashore there. Government officials closed about a quarter-mile section ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A mother with her son, who nearly drowned while vacationing on Sanibel Island a few months ago, returned to Lee County to thank first responders for the role the..
FORT MYERS, Fla-- Call for Action takes you through some of the new ways that scam artists are preying on you through e-mail. One scam is a twist on the Nigerian scam-- where someo..
ESTERO, Fla- Apple addicts are buying up the new iPhone 4 at the Coconut Point Mall and stores around the country. The line in Estero started forming at 1:30 and was hundred..
CAPE CORAL, Fla- Cape Coral police identifed the teenager killed while riding his bike in the 600 block of Trafalgar Parkway as 15 year old Cameron Ford. Ford and anoth..
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A necropsy will be performed to determine the cause of death for an oily young dolphin found beached in a national park in the Florida Panhandle. Wildl..
Are you happy? If the answer is no there's a new book that promises simple steps to finally finding fulfillment. WINK News Anchor Lindsay Liepman spoke exclusively to the author, C..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - One nudge by a deep-sea robot, and BP had to back off its most effective method so far for containing the Gulf of Mexico oil leak. After being removed for much o..
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla- Thick globs of oil and tar balls are staining the white sand of Pensacola Beach. Governor Charlie Crist toured the area on Wednesday and called it the w..
SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla. - There was a frightening plane crash off Sanibel Island Wednesday afternoon. The pilot and his wife were able to walk away after their plane went down in the ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Private builders are looking to bring in business, but say a threatened tortoise species is in their way. Now, the county is trying to make a new gopher tort..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Charlotte County deputies need your help catching a robber. Take a look at this surveillance picture from Port Charlotte Natural Foods on Tamiami Tria..
NAPLES, Fla-The Naples Police Department needs help identifying a man they say committed multiple thefts at the Coastland Center Mall. These are surveillance pictures of the ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.-Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies went gator wrangling this morning. The 8-foot reptile was walking around the playground area at the L.A. Aing..