Backstage with the Rockettes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla. - For the first time, the Rockettes will perform in Fort Myers. It's opening night for the Radio City Christmas Spectacular. There are 38 performances but before t..
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Sweet deal to feed families

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Norman and Mary Love want to help provide Thanksgiving turkeys and hams for local families in need. With each $11 donation made to Harry Chapin Food Bank made at..
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Keeping prescription meds out of the hands of kids

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Illegal pills mills are snaking their way across Florida and more and more are popping up right in our own back yard. Several county agencies are teaming up ..
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Locals react to Presidential commission's ideas to cut national debt

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Presidential commission released very controversial ideas to reign in the massive debt in the U.S. Drastic times call for drastic measures. Still, these painfu..
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Communities working to protect seniors from con artists

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - "Snowbird" season is upon us.  But as seasonal residents make their return, so do the thieves looking to rip them off.Wednesday, authorities reported two mo..
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Traffic stop yields counterfeit credit cards

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ann Peay

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - A traffic stop on I-75 resulted in the recovery of 76 fraudulent credit cards.  A Lee County Sheriff's deputy pulled over a Ford Taurus for traveling ..
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Stolen guns recovered in pair of raids

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - A number of guns stolen from a Charlotte County home ending in a slew of arrests. Half a dozen people are behind bars accused of making off with a number of ..
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Neighbors suspect fatal crash caused by street racing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. -  Deputies say Monday night a Ford Mustang crossed over in oncoming traffic and collided with a pickup truck on East 6th Avenue. The oc..
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New Hoarding Task Force aims to curb cases in Southwest Florida

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Hoarding is a problem experts say is on the rise in our area. There have been several high profile cases in Southwest Florida over the past few months. Now, agen..
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Crews sifting through dirt at Summerlin & College looking for asbestos

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Crews have resumed sifting through dirt at the Summerlin flyover project at College Parkway in South Fort Myers. The dirt was set aside after asbestos was found ..
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Deputies: 89-year-old man swindled in Publishers Clearing House scam

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a scam where an 89 year old man living in South Port Square, 23053 Westchester Blvd., Port Ch..
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Cage fighting in the Cape

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - For years amateur MMA fighters in the cape had been fighting for the ability to fight... now their dreams are coming true. Previously amateur MMA bouts had been ..
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Apparent love triangle leads to fatal shooting in small community

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GLADES COUNTY, Fla. - An apparent love triangle is to blame for a fatal shooting in the rural community of Muse in Glades County, about 10 miles northeast of Labelle. The stat..
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Steak and Steak shooting suspect wants confession thrown out

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lawyers for a teen accused of murder are asking a judge to throw out his confession. Nineteen year-old Jarrett Mundle appeared in Lee County court today. Prosecu..
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Lockdown lifted for 300 South Florida schools

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) - Florida authorities lifted the lockdown of all schools in the nation's sixth-largest district Wednesday after police said the credibility of a threat ma..
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Suspects caught after Fort Myers robbery

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Around 3:00 Wednesday afternoon, two males attempted to rob a female who was leaving Expert Care Pharmacy on Palm Beach Blvd. At least one shot was fired. T..
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Job hunting help available in Fort Myers Wednesday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Job hunting help is available in Southwest Florida this week. As the Career and Service Centers of Southwest Florida celebrates it's new name, Southwest Flori..
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Students anonymous tip leads to teens arrest for having marijuana at school

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A text message tip leads to a teens arrest for selling drugs at a local high school. The 17 year old was arrested Tuesday with 20 grams of marijuana in a ba..
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'Like' WINK News on Facebook

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - 'Like' WINK News on Facebook to get the latest news, comment on stories, and to give us your story ideas. Just click here to be directed to our Facebook page: ht..
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500 uncounted ballots found in Palm Beach County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The Palm Beach County elections office says 500 uncounted absentee ballots have been located, possibly affecting several close local races. The ballots w..
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