Police say man 'caught in the act' of stealing copper piping

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CAPE CORAL, Fla - Cape Coral Police officers arrested a suspect who was caught in the act of stealing copper piping from the construction site of the VA Clinic on Corbett Road. Ric..
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Cape Coral police officer resigns

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CAPE CORAL, Fla -  Cape Coral police officer Michael Moore resigned late Thursday amid an investigation into whether he used excessive force.The police department says Moore w..
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Red kettle campaign kicks-off in Lee Co. Friday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Bells will start ringing Friday at over 60 locations in Lee County as the 2010 Red Kettle Campaign officially gets underway. The campaign is part of the Salvatio..
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Fingerprint lands murder suspect in jail

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

LEE COUNTY, Fla - Members of the United States Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force have arrested a fugitive wanted for a 2001 homicide. Jorge Luis Tamayo was wanted on a..
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Painkiller pulled from market

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - The maker of the painkiller Darvon is pulling the drug off the market under pressure from public health officials who say it causes potentially deadly heart rhyth..
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Overnight fire destroys FMHS coach's home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Fort Myers house is damaged after a fire ripped through a car port overnight.The fire broke out just after one AM at a house on Ardmore Road and is believed to..
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Common Cents: 5 mind games stores play

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-Overspend at the store? Maybe it's not your fault. The motley fool website reveals 5 mind games that stores play to get you to spend more. Here they are: 1. Tempta..
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Toys safer this year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

     WASHINGTON (AP) - The government says tougher safeguards fortoys mean better choices for families this holiday season.      But it..
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Florida graduation rate up

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Officials say Florida's high schoolgraduation rate rose to 79 percent this year.      The Florida Department of..
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Class size law is packing a punch for all Florida counties

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - It's your money and taxpayers are paying $3.5 million after Collier County schools broke the rules. The district failed to abide by the class size amendment,..
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Lehigh family getting threatening calls... from each other

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh Acres woman is getting threatening phone calls... from family members! Problem is, they're not the ones calling. They have no idea who's calling, why ..
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Dump truck rollover closes Bermont Road

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Kyla Filkowski

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.-- A dump truck rollover has closed both lanes of Bermont Road for approximately 45 minutes.  The single vehicle accident has closed Bermont about seven ..
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Lehigh shooting investigation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Boland

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A man is in the hospital after a shooting in Lehigh Acres Thursday night. It happened just after 8:00 pm on Millstead Avenue.  The man tells the Lee Count..
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EXCLUSIVE: Cape Coral's FAB 5 sits down with WINK News

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000105 EndHTML:0000004652 StartFragment:0000002296 EndFragment:0000004616 CAPE CORAL, FL - They sit together on the dais - they've been called a united fr..
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Jobless benefits extension blocked by lawmakers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS, Fla.- It looks to be a frugal holiday season for the millions of Americans who are still out of work. A bill aimed at extending unemployment benefits failed in the Hous..
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Cheap flights arriving in time for the holidays

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

PUNTA GORDA, Fla - Just in time for the holidays carrier Allegiant is now offering flights in and out of Charlotte County Airport. "We paid less than $50 each way", said one passen..
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More than 600 to Bid on Oasis Tower Condominiums

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

Oasis  one in Fort Myers, no longer is a ghost tower.     More than 600 people from all over the world have signed up to bid on 125 condo's in the building..
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TECO Gas restoration nearly complete

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

TECO Gas say they have restored service to nearly all residential and commercial customers. Crews will remain in Fort Myers and Naples into next week to respond to customers who we..
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Bonita woman ,tricked, kidnapped and robbed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

Bonita Springs, FL-Kidnapped and robbed. A widowed mother of two is forced to empty her bank account.Deputies are looking for two suspects claiming to be lottery winners. The mothe..
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Lawmaker tours Tampa V.A. hospital, says changes are planned

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Cayle Thompson

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A Florida lawmaker says Tampa's James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital is making changes following complaints of poor practices and unsanitary conditions. Congre..
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