Family talks about 'All Our Children' story in News-Press

Updated 4 days ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A story about faith, family and fertility follows the Anderson family of Cape Coral, and begins today in the News-Press. Erin and David Anderson, and News-Press r..
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Thousands gather for City of Palms Sunrise Service

Updated 4 days ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Thousands of people gathered at City of Palms Park in Fort Myers to celebrate Easter Sunday with the annual sunrise service. Congregations from throughout Southwe..
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Fugitives wanted for murder arrested in North Fort Myers

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The Lee County Sheriff's Office has arrested a pair of fugitives wanted for murder in the violent death of a child in Dallas, Tx.WINK News has confirmed Dagober..
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FMPD arrest 13 in drug dealer 'roundup'

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Brad Wilson

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- While conducting a "roundup" of suspected drug dealers, Fort Myers police arrested 13 people in ongoing pursuit to get ride of street level drug sales. Undercov..
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FHP looking for man who escaped custody

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Brad Wilson

HARDEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Saturday around 6:50 a.m. the Florida Highway Patrol says Demetrio Deleon Ramirez escaped their custody. Ramirez is described as  5'6" tall and a thin b..
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Reward offered for arrest in Fort Myers killing

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Brad Wilson

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The Fort Myers Police Department is continuing to ask the community for tips or information that may lead to the arrest of the person or or persons responsible ..
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Woman crashes into house, kills one inside Sarasota home

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

SARASOTA, Fla.- The Sarasota Police Department says 24-year-old Jakeilah R. Weeks of Tampa is facing charges of vehicular homicide, burglary, two counts of battery, petit theft and..
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Community comes together for 'Strides for Stella'

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Strides for Stella was organized by 20 Florida Gulf Coast University students that are taking a course called Foundations of Civic Engagement.  The final Civ..
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News-Press reporter analyzes exclusive poll results

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- News-Press political reporter Heather Wysocki joined us live in the studio to talk about the results of an exclusive WINK News/ News-Press congressional poll. Th..
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Lee County Corrections Deputy Arrested for DUI

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a Lee County Corrections Deputy for DUI Friday night. Deputies says they were in the parking lot of the Red Roof Inn, locat..
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FMPD investigating shots fired into home, car

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Brad Wilson

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Fort Myers police are investigating a pair of shootings that left a home and car with bullet holes. Police say the two shootings happened minutes apart and bloc..
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LCSO: Man beats jogger before running over 2 women

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Brad Wilson

FORT MYERS, Fla. --- A case of road rage, that put a man behind bars. Kristee Barres tell WINK News she was just trying to defend her friend, when Eric Montez ran her over early Th..
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Lehigh Acres homeowner captures car burglars on camera

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Jennifer Jones

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A gang of crooks breaking into cars in Lee County. They're in and out in a matter of minutes. A homeowner tells WINK News a key detail about those guys really ..
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City of Cape Coral could take over Red White & Boom

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fal. -- It's your money, and WINK News is learning thousands of it could be used to save one of southwest Florida's most popular events. WINK News has been telling you ..
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EXCLUSIVE: Curt Clawson wins WINK, News-Press poll

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Brad Wilson

FORT MYERS, Fla. WINK News has the results of an exclusive poll conducted by the News-Press and WINK News about a the high-profile congressional race in Southwest Florida.The poll ..
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International food fight with ties to Southwest Florida

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Lois Thome

NAPLES, Fla - The European Union has picked a food fight with a Naples man. The owner of Johnsonville Sausage Company, Ralph Stayer, says he was surprised to learn that the Europea..
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"Quiet" neighborhood on edge after brutal murder

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Brad Wilson

FORT MYERS, FL -  40 year old Tony Seay was shot multiple time and left to die in the intersection of Marilyn and Monte Vista Street in the Edison Park section of Fort Myers. ..
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Lehigh Acres man dresses as Jesus on Good Friday

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Jennifer Jones

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Many viewers called in to our newsroom about a man dressed as Jesus. WINK News learned Lathan Gareiss walked down Lee Boulevard dressed the part dragging a cro..
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Punta Gorda Airport to expand

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Jamie Ostroff

The fourth fastest-growing airport in the country is about to get about five times bigger.According to the Charlotte County Airport Authority, more than 76,000 passengers came thro..
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Big Carlos Pass dredging needs a new permit

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Megan Contreras

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.,- WINK News is uncovering delays and frustrated boaters! The dredging project approved for Big Carlos Pass on Fort Myers Beach is going no where. The area is..
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