NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana - Racing against a threat to environmentally sensitive marshlands, authorities planned to begin Wednesday burning some of the thickest oil from a rig explosi..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A 13 year-old boy hit by a car last night on Del Prado Boulevard has died. This marks Cape Coral's fourth traffic fatality of the year. Ryan Santos was riding hi..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A wide-ranging economic development bill passed by the Florida House Wednesday includes a long menu of tax cuts and incentives to businesses designed to create ..
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - A woman was injured in a boating accident at Walt Disney World after her boat went under a Disney ferry. According to an Orange County Sheriff'..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - In April 28, 2010's installment of On the Money, WINK News brings you the latest on the controversy over a plan to shut off street lights in Collier County durin..
GRAHAM, Fla. - Authorities have charged a Fla. man in the 2003 death of his sister. Bradford County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday charged Tracy Austin Hall (pictured) with seco..
The situation off the coast of Louisiana has Governor Charlie Crist changing his mind on offshore drilling. He now says he opposes the idea. We want to know, has your opinion..
BANGOR, Maine - The father of a former Air Force intelligence specialist was left to wonder why his son went from leading a "squeaky clean" life to being accused of claiming he had..
Charlotte County, Fla.-An amber alert circulating across Southwest Florida--is a hoax. The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office tells WINK News they've received several calls about a ..
FORT MYERS SHORES, Fla.-WINK News is awaiting more information this morning on the condition of a 2 year-old child found not breathing in the family pool. Lee deputies say the..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - It's your money and Collier County wants to save $130,000 of it by shutting off street lights during the off season. Some tax payers say they aren't the ones..
2:00 a.m. Update: Ryan Santos has died from his injuries at Lee Memorial Hospital. _____________ CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral boy was hit by a car around 7 o'clock Tuesday night..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - There's new face to homelessness in Southwest Florida. The Charlotte County Homeless Coalition says there was a 20% jump in the number of homeless from 2009 ..
CAPE CORAL, FL - With the National Swim Center's multi million dollar project off the table, many are wondering what is next for the area known as Academic Village. Cape Cora..
Some Southwest Floridians are smelling more than spring in the air. They report: a distinct and somewhat annoying aroma of petroleum. They suspect the oil r..
COLLIER COUNTY - The Florida legislature is setting aside $130 million over the next three years to woo a research facility to Collier County. They're trying help diversify the loc..
ESTERO, FL- A pizza delivery driver is shot in the chest while he is delivering pizzas.He tells WINK if he had been hit four inches higher or lower, he probably wouldn't be alive t..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - People in Charlotte County say there are certain areas where they're afraid to get out of their cars. They say panhandlers beg for, sometimes even demand m..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - After several years of trying, Florida lawmakers agreed Tuesday on a bill that would authorize the use of automatic cameras to ticket drivers who run red ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A judge is considering whether to toss out a plea agreement in the case of Paul Nunes. Nunes is one of the ten people accused of involvement in the murder of two..