Mcdonald's restaurants in Southwest Florida will hire 180 employees today

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

  Today  Mcdonald's goes on a hiring spree. The fast food giant  plans to add 50,000 new workers across the ,and 180 new employees in southwest florida&nbs..
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Overnight fire destroys trailer

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 Fort Myers Fla.   A fire destroys a trailer in Fort Myers overnight.    WINK cameras caught the aftermath on east buell drive.   ..
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Search continues for missing Estero woman

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

ESTERO, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office says there is still no sign of Mary Ann Zarb, one full week after she disappeared from her Estero home.Adding to the mystery is the a..
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April marks alligator mating season, giant reptiles more active

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

NAPLES, Fla.- As the thermometer continues to creep upward, Florida's signature reptile is snuggling into the sizzling weather. April marks the start of alligator mating season. Th..
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Late filers hit the post office to mail tax returns

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Last minute tax filers rushed to get their tax returns in the mail by Monday's midnight deadline.Procrastinators had three extra days to file their returns this ..
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Hometown soldier killed in Afghanistan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

IMMOKALEE, Fla.- The war in Afghanistan claims the life of another hometown soldier. Sgt. Linda Pierre died during combat in Afghanistan on Friday. Sgt. Pierre was born and raised ..
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New developments in the John Kanzius Cancer Research Project

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

When cancer patients walk through the doors at the regional cancer center in Ft. Myers, they want their health, they want a future but, most of all, they want hope. On Monday, the ..
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Homestead Cheats Beware! Lee County is Looking for You

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

The biggest county ins SW Florida has a message for people who cheat on their property tax homestead exemptions:    It is looking for  you.   Lee Coun..
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Alleged cop shooter hid naked in trash can

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- WINK News is learning more about the moments before Officer David Wagoner was shot three times in the torso.  Arrest records show Yousel Lopez-Rivera was in ..
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The Naples fire department needs a new engine and more firefighters

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Maite Delarosa

NAPLES, Fla.- The Naples Fire Department wants be able to provide the best service they can to residents living in the city. But today, Fire Chief Steve McInerny told city cou..
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Alleged Cape cop shooter is also a notorious gang member

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nick Spinetto

CAPE CORAL, Fla -  Alleged cop shooter Yousel Lopez Rivera is no stranger to law enforcement. Prior to his arrest this past weekend, the 20 year-old has been arrested several ..
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Deputies: Dad finds son with neighbor's stolen property, calls deputies

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

NORTH FORT MYERS, FL-Deputies say a teen goes on a "stealing spree" taking piles of mostly worthless items from his neighbors' cars.When the 17 year old gets back home, dad's waiti..
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USF student dies in underwater caves in central Fla.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHASSAHOWITZKA, Fla. - Authorities are investigating the death of a University of South Florida student who had to be pulled from an underwater cave in central Florida. The Citrus ..
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Golf cart accident leaves Bonita Springs woman dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.-  Deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to the intersection of South Seas Boulevard and Mai Kai Lane, Estero, in reference to an accide..
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2 teens killed, 3 injured in Alligator Alley crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

NAPLES, Fla. - Two teens were killed and three were seriously injured when a pickup truck overturned on Alligator Alley. The Florida Highway Patrol says the accident happened about..
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3 men nabbed after burglarizing Port Charlotte home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested three men after they were caught in the act of burglarizing a home and shed Sunday in Port Charlotte. CCS..
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Scientists: Gulf health nearly at pre-spill level

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

BAY JIMMY, La. - Scientists judge the overall health of the Gulf of Mexico as nearly back to normal one year after the BP oil spill, but with glaring blemishes that restrain their ..
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Sarasota teenager accused of killing two British tourists

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

  SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - A Sarasota teenager is accused of killing two British tourists. Police say the teen has been charged with the deaths of 25-year-old James M. Cooper a..
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Missing 12 year old in Lehigh Acres found

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 UPDATE: CALEB HAS BEEN LOCATED AT EAST 23RD AND JOEL BOULEVARD AND IS SAFE AND SOUND.   OUR THANKS TO EVERYONE FOR YOUR ASSISTANCE.  Lehigh Acres Fla. &nb..
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Tax deadline today

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ola Alak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Taxpayers got an extra three days to file their federal tax returns this year. They can thank the nation's capital for the extra time. The filing deadline wa..
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