Stabbing investigation in Lee County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County deputies are investigating a stabbing at an apartment complex in south Fort Myers. Authorities say a woman stabbed her boyfriend at a complex near Col..
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Buffett opens new hotel on oil-soaked Gulf Coast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. - For what his song "Margaritaville" has conjured up in the hearts of tourists, Jimmy Buffett's new Pensacola Beach hotel is stirring those same emotions in t..
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Fundraiser helps family of Cape girl killed by car

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Community members ride in support of the family of a seven year old girl hit and killed by a car in Cape Coral.Abigail Janssen was killed earlier this month.&nbs..
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Investigation reveals more deaths after February tour bus crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

HIGHLANDS COUNTY, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol expects to complete an investigation next month into a deadly tour bus crash near Lake Placid in February.FHP says an 81 year ol..
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Alex could push more oil closer to Florida

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Florida emergency leaders say Tropical Storm Alex should pass the state, but waves from the storm could push more oil and tar from the massive BP spill..
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Alex weakens to tropical depression over Mexico

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI (AP) - Forecasters say Alex has weakened to a tropical depression, but the cyclone is expected to regain strength in the coming days as it moves out over warmer waters in the..
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Thousands join Hands Across the Sand protest of offshore drilling

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Sharp

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - Thousands of people turned today out at Florida beaches to draw the line after the Gulf spill.  "Hands Across the Sand" aims to raise support for clea..
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EXCLUSIVE: WINK News gets aerial view of oil spill

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. -  Responders in Pensacola describe the situation along the sandy shores as "moment by moment."  They're optimistic with the progress they've made c..
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Deadly Charlotte County crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Boland

PUNTA GORDA - Fla. - A 73-year-old Fort Myers resident was killed in a crash in Charlotte County Friday night. Florida Highway Patrol says Elumene Theodoris died and four othe..
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More oil washing up on Florida shores

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Kyla Filkowski

     More oil is washing up on Florida shores.     State leaders report nearly 45,000 pounds of tar ball and oil material was collected in ..
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Neighborhood in fear

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla. - What started out as just going to get video of damage done to a property by vandals turned into a much bigger story with neighbors pleading to us. They ..
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Port Charlotte kids raise thousands for oil cleanup

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Last week, we told you about two Port Charlotte kids trying to raise money for oiled bird rehabilitation. They set up a lemonade stand. Now they're headed to..
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Woman blames park for home break-ins

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Lee County woman is fed up with people breaking into her house. She said the burglars are coming from Billy Bowlegs Park behind her home, and police aren't doi..
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New home for impounded livestock in Lee County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Max Turnier

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office is now using outdoor space at the Ortiz jail complex to store impounded livestock. It's part of a plan to cut costs and put inmat..
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Tropical Depression 1 forms in Carribean

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Chandler Friedman

MIAMI (AP) - The first tropical depression of the Atlantic 2010 hurricane season has formed in the Western Caribbean, but it is unclear if it will pass over the massive oil spill i..
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Thousands expected at SWFL beaches for Hands Across the Sand

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nick Spinetto

Bonita Springs, Fla - Thousands of people across Southwest Florida are taking a stand against the oil spill. On Saturday, June 26th people will participate in "Hands Across th..
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Plans for Local Transit Authority Move Forward, with Taxpayers Funding

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

Plans to create a transit authority in Lee County are moving forward, with a planning committee okaying the concept of a governing board, a roughly 60-million dollar a year budget,..
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Collier school district makes costly mistake for taxpayers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - It's your money, and the Collier County School District made a mistake that could cost you millions of dollars. For weeks, WINK News has investigated allegat..
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75 minute Wimbledon loss for longest tennis match record holder

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - One day after winning the longest tennis match ever, John Isner lost in about 75 minutes. The Wimbledon marathon man looked weary from the outset Friday, ..
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Live in Pensacola: Oil clean up and closed beach

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Thick pools of oil that washed ashore in Florida is what forced government officials to close about a quarter-mile section of Casino Beach on Thursday...
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