Woman charged with DUI after crash at school

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LAKE MARY, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman was charged with driving under the influence after reportedly crashing her car in the parking lot of a Seminole County school. Police..
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Jacksonville councilman gets Carroll's House seat

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Republican Party has picked Jacksonville City Councilman Daniel Davis to replace Jennifer Carroll in the state House. Carroll, who lives in Fle..
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Man charged with throwing object at school bus

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LAND O' LAKES, Fla. (AP) - A Pasco County man upset about a school bus traveling too fast through his neighborhood reportedly threw a heavy metal object at the vehicle. The sheriff..
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Suspect who shot and killed FMPD K-9 identified, has criminal record

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The deceased suspect has been identified as Kamyn Jodeci William Bright (d.o.b. 10-25-92). WINK News has uncovered the 17-year-old suspect shot by police during ..
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Naples residents say runway expansion could lead to city's demise

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NAPLES, Fla. - The Airport Authority wants to expand one runway by 800 feet. They say it will make pilots and passengers safer, but the idea isn't taking off with everyone. "I'm wo..
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Governor Crist worried about planned Koran burning

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's governor is concerned about safety at home and around the world, a feeling shared by national and world leaders, over a plan by the head of a sma..
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Veteran speaks out about Quran Controversy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Papageorge

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Inside Staff Sergeant Michael Blount's home is his own personal museum. It's filled with books, pictures, awards and three Qurans. "You have to admit this is..
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Water flowing again at Fort Myers apartment complex

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Boland

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Imagine being without water, and we’re not just talking the drinking kind, for nearly two days. That’s how some Fort Myers Apartment renters were liv..
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Live grenade shuts down Sweetbay grocery store

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Kyla Filkowski

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - A live grenade shut down a North Fort Myers grocery store Wednesday night. The Lee County Sheriff's Office said a man called them to say he had a live gren..
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Fort Myers PD mourns death of K9 officer

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Boland

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Flags fly at half-staff at Fort Myers PD as the department mourns the loss of one of its own. “They become part of the family. As a canine officer, I spent..
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Mother and son hit by truck

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Boland

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A mother was pushing her son in her stroller when both are hit by a truck. The two were in the crosswalk at Sanibel Boulevard and US 41 when the traffic light tu..
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As Cape Coral talks budget, people get fired up

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Anger and frustration boiled over at Cape Coral's budget meeting Tuesday night. City leaders voted to move forward with a potential pay cut for 1,500 city worker..
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ONLY ON WINK: Stacey Tuck sentenced after stealing thousands in condo scam

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Only WINK News cameras are there as a North Port woman is found guilty and sentenced for embezzling tens of thousands of dollars from people living in a Po..
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NEW DETAILS: Two arrested for shooting that left K-9, third suspect killed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Police have arrested two people in connection with the crime. Gilberto Amaya (d.o.b. 12-14-79) is charged with felony murder and robbery with a firearm. Leandro ..
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Father of Cape Coral teenager shot by boyfriend: ''I wonder why he's able to walk out and live his life while I bury my baby''

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A Lee County judge granted bond to a Cape Coral teen accused of shooting and killing his 15 year old girlfriend Ashley Swayze. 18 year old Dylan Wisniewski made ..
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Rosh Hashanah or class? Collier County School District making students choose

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Rosh Hashanah is the celebration of the Jewish new year. It begins at sunset, and for some students in Collier County, that means having to choose between Te..
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Obama firm: Don't extend tax breaks for wealthiest

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CLEVELAND (AP) - President Barack Obama strongly defended his opposition to extending Bush-era tax breaks for the wealthiest Americans on Wednesday and delivered a searing attack o..
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Challenge to Fla. class size amendment in court

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A lawsuit challenging the Legislature's proposed state constitutional amendment to loosen class size limits is getting its day in court. A judge was going ..
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Fort Myers moms shave heads to raise cancer awareness

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Two local moms are shaving their heads to raise cancer awareness. Monique Whan and Mimi Avery were part of the group "46 Mommas" that shaved their head..
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School speaks out about nun sex scandal

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

AVE MARIA, Fla. - New details tonight in a sex scandal at Ave Maria University. The catholic school is now speaking out about an alleged relationship between a high-ranking nun, an..
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