Friday Night Highlights, Part 2

Updated 13 hours ago   
By: Morgan Frances

Southwest Florida High School Football Scores Avon Park 24, LaBelle 7 Berean Christian 29, Community School of Naples 14 Island Coast 42, Cypress Lake 0 Golden Gate 15, Lely 37 #7 ..
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Community gathers to honor 5-year-old shooting victim

Updated 13 hours ago   
By: Corey Lazar

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Family and friends are saying their finals goodbyes to the 5-year-old boy shot and killed in the Dunbar neighborhood Monday night. Dozens of people gathered insid..
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Cheap gas: how much are you really saving?

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Adam Wright

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The cost of filling up your tank is dropping. According to AAA, the national average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas has fallen 18 straight days, now ..
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Scott requests English learner flexibility hearing

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is petitioning U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan for a hearing on Florida's denied request for flexibility on testing students still lea..
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Police look for suspects in Fort Myers drive-by shooting

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Mike Walcher

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Authorities are investigating a shooting Friday afternoon on Seminole Avenue near the Edgewood Academy. Police confirm two men, one on foot and one in a vehicle, ..
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Deputy cited for careless driving in teen bicyclist's death

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Investigators have concluded an almost 2-month long investigation into an early-morning crash that involved a young bicyclist and a Lee County Sheriff’s Off..
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Oktoberfest underway at German American Social Club

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Happening now: if you love music, great food, beer, and lots of lederhosen, you'll probably want to check out a big event in Cape Coral!The 29th annual Oktoberfes..
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Former Gator Harvin traded to the Jets

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Bill Halter

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) - The New York Jets have acquired wide receiver Percy Harvin from the Seattle Seahawks. Two people familiar with the trade told The Associated Press on Frid..
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Family looks to return Marine Corps ring to it's owner

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- It's a story you'll see only on WINK News. A mystery in Cape Coral. We all know that sinking feeling when something we value goes missing. Today, what was lost is..
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FMB restaurant reopens after morning fire

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Megan Contreras

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- Firefighters cut into the walls of Flippers On the Bay after a fire broke out Friday morning.Officials say the fire started in the kitchen of the restaurant..
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Sewer main break in Lehigh Acres

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- The Florida Governmental Utility Authority (FGUA) has issued a sewer break advisory notice. A 12 inch sewer force main break occurred around 4 p.m. at the inter..
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Cape water service to be interrupted to fix aging pipe

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Water service will be interrupted for customers on Victoria Drive, Triton Court E. and Atlantic Court on Monday, October 20.  The water will be off from 9 a...
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Zombicon returns to downtown Fort Myers in its 8th year

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Christina Lusby

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Zombicon returns Saturday night to downtown Fort Myers in its 8th year. In 2013, Zombicon caused controversy because for the first time, people were asked to pay ..
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6 in Ray Allen home break-in get community service

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

MIAMI (AP) - Six young adults who broke into the home of former Miami Heat star Ray Allen have been sentenced to community service and ordered to make a charitable contribution.&nb..
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Fla. voters misled with half-truths in campaign

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - No matter who wins Florida's brawl for governor there may be one clear loser: The truth.    In the lead up to the Nov. 4 election, voters ha..
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Winston meets deadline for Student Conduct Hearing

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Bill Halter

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Quarterback Jameis Winston has complied with the first deadline in Florida State's code of conduct hearing process, the adviser for the Winston family said..
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US commission weighs in on stand your ground

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - "Stand your ground" statutes benefit whites more than blacks, are unnecessary and cause minority men to live in fear, several experts said Friday to a federal ..
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Scott asks CDC for more help on Ebola preparation

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott asked federal officials Friday to add Florida airports to the list of the five around the country that have stepped up security to monitor travel..
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Motorcyclist remains in coma after morning crash

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A motorcyclist is in a medically induced coma at Lee Memorial Hospital after an early morning crash. It happened along Corkscrew Road, near the Cypress Dome Trail..
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Police search for thieves in Fort Myers business burglary

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Authorities are investigating a theft that occurred at a business located on the 5700 block of Enterprise Parkway.The owner of the Savage 4x4 shop says when he ar..
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