CAPE CORAL, Fla -The Cape Coral solider injured in combat continues to make steps in his recovery. After a bomb explosion in Afghanistan earlier this month, Private Corey Kent lost..
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Bonnie has formed with winds of 40 mph (65 kph) in the eastern Caribbean, on a course that could take it into the BP oil spill zone.An Air Force plane s..
GULF OF MEXICO - NOAA will re-open 26,388 square miles of Gulf waters to commercial and recreational fishing on Thursday. The decision was made since oil has not been seen in the a..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - John McMillian was stabbed in the leg Wednesday morning after asking Shirley Robinson to turn down the volume.Robinson was arrested on the charge of aggravated ..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh Acres church group has been trying to build their church for years - and they've been fighting off vandals for just as long. All 22 windows were disco..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.-- Rebates, tax credits, lower power bills, and job creation; going green has never looked so good. But it's an offer that may be too good to be true.Chuck (h..
TAMPA, Fla. -Dantae Morris pleaded not guilty to killing two cops and two civilians.Dantae Morris was arraigned Thursday morning on four murder charges. He is accused of killing Of..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - County workers are ripping apart derelict boats because the state won't pay to do it. Abandoned boats can be an environmental hazard. They can lea..
FLORIDA - A billboard is going up by what some consider to be an assisted suicide organization. In a couple of months, you could be driving past it every single day. &n..
WASHINGTON, DC - Federal checks could be sent out as early as next week for the millions of jobless people who lost up to seven weeks of unemployment benefits, but not in Florida.P..
NEW ORLEANS, La. - Authorities working on the Deepwater Horizon disaster are considering their options as a tropical storm heads toward the gulf.Work on the site has already stoppe..
GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla. - A woman who gave-up more than a dozen horses because they were malnourished may lose all of her animals. Collier County Domestic Animal Services is taki..
The southwest floridian who wants to be governor, campaigned on his home turf on Thursday. Republican Rick Scott stopped his bus tour in Collier County, to meet with ab..
Visit WINK News Hurricane Central for more information FORT MYERS, Fla- The National Hurricane Center has issued a tropical depression advisories at 11am on the tropical wave ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives this week arrested 60 year old Vickie Lynn Flood of Punta Gorda, on 10 felony charges concerning “Doctor S..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.-Crime drops dramatically in some local cities, even amid budget cuts. We just got our hands on crime statistics for Fort Myers and Cape Coral. Both cities report l..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The FBI is offering $20,000 for information leading to the recovery of the handgun used to kill two police officers and a third victim.FBI agents in Tampa said T..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-A murder suspect that sparked a 24 hour manhunt is being held in the Lee County jail without bond. Timothy Tuttle Jr. made his first appearance in court Thursday v..
MIAMI (AP) - The new Miami Heat combination of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh is already making a mark, at least in the business sense. The waiting list for Heat season t..
FORT MYERS, Fla- Charged with murder, Timothy Tuttle is going to court this morning. He's locked up in the Lee County Jail after a 24 hour manhunt. Tuttle is accused of killing C..