Suspicious package cleared after Wachovia after bank was robbed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS- WINK crews are at the scene of the Wachovia Bank on 7128 Estero Blvd in Fort Myers Beach where a package was left behind after the bank was robbed this morning. The She..
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K9 traces "Car Hopper" straight to his home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

DEEP CREEK- Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Deep Creek man Sunday after a K9 bloodhound tracks from the scene of a vehicle burglary (car hopping) to his apartm..
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Charter boat captains banned on gag grouper

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS BEACH, FL- Charter boat captains are in an uproar over a ban on gag grouper that goes into effect on February 1st. Fish and wildlife officials say studies show the fish ..
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Freeze report due out today

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 Crops here in Southwest Forida took a major hit during December's cold snaps.    And today the Florida Field Office is expected to release a citrus freeze dama..
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Thieves targeting tax time

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Authorities say tax time presents a prime time for thieves.The Lee County Sheriff's Office Crime Prevention unit is out with its annual warning for tax time frau..
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Fly from Charlotte County to Destin, FL for $49

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Images of thick black oil tarnishing the Florida panhandle's snow-white beaches aren't easy to erase. After the Deepwater Horizon spill, tourism tanked. Ho..
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Inexperienced boaters or bad design, who's to blame for boat ramp issues?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Some boaters say the brand new boat ramp built in Goodland is better to look at than use. They're complaining to the county the multi-million dollar ramp is ..
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Citizens Insurance Corp. dropping homes with Chinese drywall again

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS, Fla.- It's a story WINK first uncovered in 2009. Now homeowners with Chinese drywall are losing their insurance coverage again. Citizen's Insurance Corp., Florida's pub..
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Seasonal flu update

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEE COUNTY- Lee County and Lee Memorial Health System have continued to experience a steady rise in the cases of seasonal flu. As health care providers, it is our responsibility to..
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Rubio visits Afghanistan & Pakistan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday during a trip to Afghanistan that success in American efforts to stabilize the region shouldn't be measured in troop with..
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CCSO arrests 2 Kissimmee men wantend in Kissmmee Wal-Mart shooting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested two Kissimmee men this morning that were wanted in connection with a shooting incident Sunday in Kissimmee at a Wal..
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Cape Police make arrests in two separate Burglary in Progress incidents

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral Police Officers arrest two burglars in separate incidents over the weekend. The first incident occurred on Saturday January 15th at 5:00am. Officers were dis..
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Local Couple Claim they saw very Rare Red Wolf in San Carlos Park

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

Sheri Bickerton has seen wolves in zoos and coyotes in the wild in Montana.  She believes firmly that she and her husband David Selby saw a very rare Red Wolf in San Carlos Pa..
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Overturned truck blocks Orlando I-4 lanes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An overturned tractor-trailer has westbound lanes of Interstate 4 blocked in central Florida. Orange County Fire Rescue says the truck overturned around 1 p.m...
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Man wanted for shooting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEE COUNTY- On Saturday, January 15, 2011, at 12:21 a.m., the Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call about a shooting. Deputies responded to a car in the parking lot of a loca..
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BP oil spill claims czar returns to Gulf Coast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

BAYOU LA BATRE, Ala. (AP) - The administrator of BP's $20 billion oil spill claims fund returns to the Gulf Coast this week amid increasing complaints that the program is failing t..
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Properties with chinese drywall dropped from Florida's public insurance

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

MIAMI (AP) - An attorney for homeowners who bought properties with tainted Chinese drywall says Florida's public insurance company has again reversed course, saying it will suspend..
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Tornado Watch lifted

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

The National Weather Service has canceled a Tornado Watch issued earlier today for much of Southwest Florida, including Lee, Charlotte, Highlands, and Desoto counties.&nb..
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MLK Day celebration in Downtown Fort Myers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- A parade down MLK Blvd. in Fort Myers will wrap up with a day of festivities at Centennial Park downtown. The parade in honor of Civil Rights legend Dr. Martin L..
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Wasserman Schultz urges 'new tone of civility'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) - Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz says the shooting of Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is a reminder that the country must remain ..
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