Let's Eat: Carrabba's

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Eric Yeagle fired up the WINK kitchen to show us how to make Lobster Linguini available now at Carrabba's in Southwest Florida.  Remember Carrabba's this ho..
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Victims upset over no evidence found in alleged club druggings

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

NORTH NAPLES, Fla. - Victims talk to WINK News about the Collier Sheriff's Office investigation into Blue Martini. The Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday they could not find any ev..
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Timeline of Brian Casey's murders and arrests

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Two murders... within five days... and Lee County Sheriff's detectives believe Brian Casey is responsible for both.Ryan Vanderson and Larrick Sikes lost their li..
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I-75 lanes southbound back open after crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Sharp

Another crash on I-75 on the Caloosahatchee Bridge shuts down lanes.  An 18-wheeler used to haul cars crashed on the bridge.  This time southbound at mile marker 143.&nbs..
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CALL FOR ACTION: WINK investigation uncovers more people being investigated for insurance fraud

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - You have insurance to protect yourself if the worst happens.  But what happens if your insurance company suspects you of bilking the system?  A W..
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81-year-old man arrested for trying to pick up underage girls

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

FORT MYERS, Fla. - An 81 year old man is behind bars, accused of trying to abduct two underage girls as they were walking home from their school bus stops in Fort Myers. The girls ..
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Sweet-tooth burglars steal ice cream, not cash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Lee County deputies are on the lookout for a burglar with a serious sweet tooth. A Lehigh woman says thieves stole hundreds of dollars worth of ice cream from ..
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Collier County man arrested in hit-and-run that left three injured

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Michael Mckenzie Joyner, 53, has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run vehicle crash that left three people injured at the Quarry in Golden Gate on ..
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ONLY ON WINK: WINK News talks to PI about Cape officers alleged abuse

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - E. Clark Sheddon, a private investigator, says graphic photos tell a story of a violent encounter with officer in training - Michael Moore. The victim, Cape resi..
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Accused Lee County killer suspected of another murder

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Investigators with the Lee County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit say an accused killer is now responsible for two murders less than a week apart. First Degre..
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Alex Sink concedes, Rick Scott is Florida's next Governor

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Around 10:30 am on Wednesday, Alex Sink conceded. Alex Sink said while it was the closest in Florida's history, Rick Scott will be the next Governor. She called ..
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Charlotte County woman arrested in crack cocaine deal by daycare

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s undercover Narcotics Unit detectives this morning arrested Treshunda Laverne Platt, 34, Charlotte Harbor. An undercover de..
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Weather outlook worsens for space shuttle launch

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA managers are meeting to decide whether space shuttle Discovery is safe to lift off on its final mission Thursday. The weather, though, is getting w..
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Fla. legislative leaders talking special session

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Incoming legislative leaders are considering a special session later this month or in December to override some of Gov. Charlie Crist's vetoes. Senate Pres..
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US Reps. challenge Fla.'s redistricting law

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Two members of Congress are challenging a new amendment that sets rules for drawing congressional districts in Florida, less than 24 hours after it was approve..
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Obama takes responsibility for voter frustration

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama said Wednesday that voters frustrated by the pace of economic recovery dictated a Republican takeover of the House in midterm elections, ad..
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New nursing school gives students hands-on training

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla. - With the unemployment rate in Florida at 11.9 percent, more people are returning to the classroom. Or in some cases, a make-shift emergency room. Students at Edi..
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Man injured as object crashes into vehicle window

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A man was injured when an object crashed through the window of the vehicle he was driving on a South Florida highway. The Florida Highway Patrol says t..
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Death probed of woman who fell from balcony

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the death of a Gulf coast area woman who fell from a sixth-floor balcony. The woman fell early Wednesday. Authorities say ..
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2 teenage boys critical after being hit by car

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Two teenage brothers are in critical condition after authorities say they were struck by a vehicle that then fled the scene. The Florida Highway Patrol says An..
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