Three people hit on Bayshore Road in only five days

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Kennedy Patterson Jr. was hit on Bayshore Road early Friday morning. Since Monday, Patterson is the third person hit on Bayshore Road. Neighbors say the ro..
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Bank of America halts foreclosures in 50 states

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - A mushrooming crisis over potential flaws in foreclosure documents is threatening to throw the real estate industry into chaos, as Bank of America on Friday becam..
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ONLY ON WINK: Woman who found toddler wandering streets overnight talks to WINK

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A toddler found wandering in the streets of Fort Myers overnight is back with her parents. The Sheriff's Office was called to the Forestwood Apartment Complex on..
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Boca Grande fishing pier closed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BOCA GRANDE, Fla. - The Boca Grande fishing pier is closed until further notice. Crews are working to determine if the structural integrity of the pier is safe for public use - inc..
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Cape students thank WINK for saving parade

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Students at Cape Coral High School sent out a big thank you. On the sign outside the school, students posted "Thank you WINK, B103.9 and you the cape community" ..
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Pirates invade Fort Myers Beach

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - It's time to say "Argh" on Fort Myers Beach. The 5th annual Pirate Fest has begun. Filled with fun, music and all sorts of merriment, the Pirate ..
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Lee County teachers will receive pay raise

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County teachers are poised to get a raise. Under a tentative agreement, teachers will receive a one percent pay raise and one percent bonus this year. Next y..
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Collier County teen going to jail for vehicular homicide

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A teenage driver accused of causing a deadly eight car crash in North Naples has agreed to a plea deal on vehicular homicide charges. Collier County deputies..
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Burglary suspect caught on camera

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect responsible for multiple "smash and grab" style burglaries committed ove..
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Savings lagging from expanded Fla. drug courts

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A legislative report says an expanded drug court program in eight Florida counties will fall well short of saving the state $95 million in prison costs unl..
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Florida gets almost $25 million in federal grants for substance abuse, addiction treatment

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - The state of Florida is getting nearly $25 million in federal grants for substance abuse and addiction treatment. Health News Florida reported Friday that four communi..
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2 workers injured at Hollywood water tower

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) - Hollywood fire officials are trying to rescue two maintenance workers who were injured on a water tower. Hollywood Fire Rescue officials told WPLG TV the wor..
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Woman arrested for forging $11,500 in checks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A cleaning woman is accused of stealing more than 11,000 dollars by writing stolen checks. Christy Wilson's employer says Wilson made out 18 checks to herself an..
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Lehigh student arrested for bringing gun to school

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh Acres middle school student was arrested for bringing a hand gun to school. The gun was not loaded. A teacher told the assistant principal the student..
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CCSO arrests mom, 2 sons, girlfriend, for marijuana distribution at home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives shut down a marijuana distribution operation and arrested the mother, two sons and a girlfriend. Detec..
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West Nile Virus found in Hernando Co.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Hernando County residents are warned to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes after two chickens tested positive for the West Nile virus. Mosquito Control Super..
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NEW DETAILS: PNC halting foreclosures in 23 states for 30 days

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - PNC Financial Services Group Inc. is halting most foreclosures and evictions in 23 states for a month so it can review whether documents it submitted to courts co..
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Crist GOP donor sues Fla. gov over public records

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Two Republican legislator-lawyers are representing one of Gov. Charlie Crist's GOP campaign contributors in a public records lawsuit against him. Reps. Tom..
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McCollum asks Fla. ethics panel about lobbying

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A proposed Florida Ethics Commission advisory opinion says Attorney General Bill McCollum cannot lobby the governor and Cabinet members for at least two ye..
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Plane evacuated after right engine fire in Orlando

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Passengers have been evacuated from an Allegiant Air jet at Orlando-Sanford International Airport after the plane's right engine caught fire. The Federal Aviat..
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