Florida's citrus crop estimate increases

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.- A report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture says Florida's orange crop estimate has increased by 4 million boxes to 142 million boxes. The report ..
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Man arrested for dealing crack cocaine near Port Charlotte High School

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit detectives arrested Devontino “Teno” Brown, 23, of Port Charlotte on Thursday. Detectives waited in th..
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Water Warning for South Floridians: Conserve Now or Face Mandatory Restrictions

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

Water managers have a warning for everyone in south Florida:   Cut back on water use now, or face mandatory restrictions later this spring.    The governin..
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Buckingham woman claims a tornado struck her house

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY- Throughout our viewing are, we've had heavy rain, strong winds, thunder and lightning. This morning's storms left quite an impression, especially one in Buckingham. A h..
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Disney World to end Grad Nite after this year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ORLANDO, Fla.- Walt Disney World is ending its annual Grad Nite festivities for high school seniors after this year because of concerns about scheduling and handling extra spring a..
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Florida's January unemployment at 11.9 percent

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- Florida's unemployment improved slightly in January, nudging down one-tenth of a percentage point to 11.9 percent - nearly three percentage points above the nati..
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Teacher pay-tenure bill passed in Florida Senate

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- A new version of a teacher merit pay and tenure bill that was vetoed last year after statewide protests is on a fast track to passage in 2011. The Florida Senate..
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Wishmaker's ball grants wishes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida invites you to attend the Wishmaker's Ball on March 18, 2011 at the Club at The Strand of Naples.  The fifth annual..
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Spring boat show drops anchor at Lee Civic Center

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- The 22nd Annual Fort Myers Spring Boat Show runs Thursday, March 10th through Sunday, March 13th at the Lee Civic Center. One of three shows produced annually by..
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Calusa Heritage Day

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 Pineland Fla.     We're Kickin' with Kyle.    And if you  ever wonder what southwest florida was like hundreds of years ago,  the..
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Charlotte County firefighters battle several brush fires

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Smoke filled the sky Wednesday afternoon as several brush fires burned in Charlotte County. One, near Chamberlain Blvd in North Port, was just shy of 5 acr..
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Robb & Stucky employees speak out

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Maite Delarosa

FORT MYERS, Fla.- UPDATE: The liquidation of Robb and Stucky will not occur today.  Only WINK News was invited inside the Robb & Stucky Headquarters today. The long time F..
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Proposed changes to personal watercrafts

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla - Jan Royland says without a doubt his 14 year old son has no business operation a personal watercraft. Royland and his family are on vacation from Norway and..
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Collier County Commissioners scale back million-dollar bathroom plan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Some Naples residents oppose plans for a million dollar bathroom facility on Vanderbilt Beach. While the current restroom is almost 20 years old, some argue t..
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Cape Police crack down on insurance fraud

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral Police are teaming up with insurance companies to crack down on fraud. Wednesday police units hit the streets looking for people who have expired or fake aut..
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Firefighters train for one of the most dangerous fires they'll encounter

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

NAPLES, Fla. - Dive or die, it's the motto firefighters live by when dealing with flashovers. Today, Naples rescuers got first hand training on how to avoid it. Flashover is when s..
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Internet scam hitting Southwest Florida

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A scam is sweeping the internet and making it's way here to Southwest Florida. A single mother buys her first car from a military veteran, only to learn he's lyin..
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2 separate fires in Charlotte County are under control

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Two separate fires are reported in Southwest Florida at this time.  Department of Forestry confirms a fire off of Chamberlain Boulevard in North Port is now ..
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Florida ends automatic felon rights restoration

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet have ended the automatic restoration of voting and other civil rights to nonviolent felons once their sentences are up. S..
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Tips on How to Save on Gas Dollars and Improve Mileage

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

Most people say, don't drive too fast, when asked, how do you save on gas mileage?That's the extent of knowledge of many drivers, but in fact, there are several simple things that ..
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