Watermelon caper solved

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - Deputies with the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office arrest 2 people wanted for robbery and grand theft of a Punta Gorda man that occurred last month in..
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Last shuttle fuel tank rolls off assembly line

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The end of an era for Louisiana's role inmanned space flight arrived Thursday when the giant external fueltank for the final scheduled space shuttle plant rolled..
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La Nina developing, could mean more hurricanes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - The climate phenomenon known as La Ninaappears to be developing, threatening more bad news in the effortsto clean up the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. &nb..
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Oil skimmer training today in Collier County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker


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Car chase ends in crash, driver under arrest, passenger on the run

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez


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Restaurant says no one told them to boil their water

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez


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Farm workers challenge you to take their job

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll


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Collier tries to find ways to pay for Jackson Labs to come here

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

Collier county leaders are coming up with various options to get money to attract Jackson Labs to come here.   The Maine-based company would like to open a genetics resea..
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Immigration fight raging in Gubernatorial primary

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Arizona's controversial immigration law is being challenged by the federal government in an attempt to keep other states from passing similar laws.  Arizona..
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Man with gun robs Port Charlotte bank

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 10:45 a.m. of a bank robbery at RBC Centura Bank,24123 Peachland Blvd. in Port Charlotte (Near..
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Plane lands on road

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Sharp


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50 thousand dollars in sports memorabilia stolen

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

FORT MYERS, FL- Sports memorabilia worth tens of thousands of dollars stolen from a Ft. Myers home.That's just the start. The homeowner didn't want to be identified but says, "You ..
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Postal Service says Citizens Insurance mail did not end up in wrong hands

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nick Spinetto

Lee County, Fla -  A sigh of relief. Citizens Insurance now says they're certain their customers personal information did not end up in the wrong hands. The news come after so..
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Fort Myers teenager arrested with arsenal of weapons

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

FORT MYERS, Fla - A Fort Myers teen with marijuana plants, glass pipes and an arsenal of weapons is under arrest after drawing unusual attention to himself. Jeffrey Dessak faces dr..
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Want to be in a music video?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

FORT MYERS, Fla -  Fort Myers’ New Example Internet Consulting is producing a video that is expected to put the River District on the national map. Called One Shot, the ..
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Tampa police looking for people who helped accused cop killer avoid capture

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The Tampa police chief says she wants to findand arrest the people who helped Dontae Morris evade an intensemanhunt after he allegedly gunned down two officers l..
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WINK News coverage helps nab shoplifting suspect

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

FORT MYERS, Fla - Stories on WINK News and winknews.com helped police nab a wanted shoplifter. Fort Myers Police arrested Latoya Young for shoplifting, petit theft and aggravated b..
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Man arrested after home burglary

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Port Charlotte man this morning and say he stole a van and also burglarized a home Tuesday evening.Mi..
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More than 400 birds helped in Gulf oil spill

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - The director of a Gulf oil spill wildliferescue operation says more than 400 birds harmed by the oil havebeen found on the coasts of Mississippi, Alabama and th..
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