Cape Coral home damaged by fire

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral home suffered heavy damage in a fire Saturday night.Firefighters were called the fire at a home on the 1100 block of NE 11th Street around 10pm.&nbs..
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CALL FOR ACTION UPDATE: Corey Kent's step-father speaks to WINK News

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Dan Ashby, the stepfather of Cape Coral soldier Corey Kent,  says after taking photographs and lodging complaints he is starting to receive correspondence f..
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Rubio: Republicans share blame for big spending

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - Florida's new senator-elect says both parties have been to blame for out-of-control government spending and that lawmakers owe it to the voters to make a course c..
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US military flies over Haiti to view storm damage

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. military has begun flights over Haiti to take a look at damage caused by Hurricane Tomas.      U.S. Southern Command spokesman J..
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After election loss, Sink calls White House 'tone deaf'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI (AP) - Fresh off a narrow loss in Florida's gubernatorial race, Democrat Alex Sink is expressing some frustration with the White House.      Sink cal..
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Fort Myers shooting victim identified

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Police have identified the man shot and wounded in a robbery Friday night in Fort Myers.Police say two men were confronted by two male suspects outside Woodside ..
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Poll shows Floridians worried about the future

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FLORIDA - The biggest issues in this year's elections had to do with unemployment and the economy. Tuesday, more than 3,100 Floridians were interviewed in an exit poll about those ..
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Cool temps could cause heating problems

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - When the temperature dips you may run to the thermostat. But experts we talked to say your central air may not be ready and waiting to warm you up. When you swit..
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Roadblock to beach smoking ban?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Papageorge

NAPLES, Fla. - The mayor of Naples is hitting a wall in his effort to ban smoking on city beaches.  Now, he wants to change state law.  In 2008, the mayor tried to get ci..
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Cape Coral to discuss renovating old police station

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

 Cape Coral, Fla. - Cape Coral is working on a new project some believe will save taxpayers millions of dollars.   "It looks pretty empty it's like one of our abando..
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Investigators answer questions about foreclosures and fraud

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

From the Lee County Sheriff's Office Economic Crimes Unit: Question:  What is the law as far as home owners renting their homes while the home is in foreclosure? How does this..
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Huge deals are coming to SWFL in the form of 'groupons'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - Thanks to a new website, Southwest Floridians could start saving big bucks. All you have to do is log online and buy a groupon! A one-night stay for t..
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Naples 'Hope for Haiti' volunteers ride out Hurricane Tomas

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Volunteers with Naples-based non-profit "Hope for Haiti" were riding out Hurricane Tomas in the earthquake-stricken country. Mike Stewart, Hope for Hait..
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Lehigh Acres babysitter charged with murder of infant

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A babysitter accused of killing a 7 month old child made her first appearance in a Lee County court today.The Lee County Sheriff's Office says Maria Guadalupe Co..
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Flag thieves stike in Cape Coral again

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral neighborhood is at war with a flag thief. People living at Sunward Condominiums on Santa Barbara Boulevard say six American flags have been stolen a..
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Consumer borrowing posts rare gain

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) -Consumer borrowing increased in September for the first time since January even though the category that includes credit cards dropped for a record 25th straight m..
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Marines rush to deliver help to Haiti

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. Marines rushed to deliver relief supplies to Haiti on Friday as Hurricane Tomas battered the small, impoverished country.Speaking by telephone aboard the USS..
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Mayor resigns following sex case

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) - The mayor of a central Florida town has to resign from office as part of a plea deal in a sex case.The Ledger of Lakeland reported that 33-year-old Mulberry May..
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More dogs found dead at race track

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

EBRO, Fla. (AP) - The number of dogs found dead at a Panhandle greyhound race track has risen to 37, and some were found with duct tape around their necks, according to arrest repo..
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People owed solar rebates may get less than they expect

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TALLAHASSEE, Fla - People who were promised rebates for installing solar panels on their homes may only get half of what the state owes them.More than 13-thousand people who bought..
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