"Career criminal" arrested after chase through Lee County

Updated 33 mins ago   
By: Adam Wright

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Around 8:30 Sunday morning, the Fort Myers Police Department requested the assistance of the Lee County Sheriff's Office in the recovery of a stolen vehicle in L..
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Car Crashes Through Aiport Fence

Updated 1 hour ago   
By: David Schlager

A woman crashed through the fence at the Naples Municapl Airport Sunday night. It happened at Airport Pulling Rd. and Radio Rd. across from the Wells Fargo Bank. The Collier County..
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Postgame reaction from Dolphins loss

Updated 1 hour ago   
By: Bill Halter

    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - The Miami Dolphins had a 100-yard rusher, a two-turnover edge and five sacks against the opposing quarterback - yet still lost. &..
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Logano wins in New Hampshire to advance to second round

Updated 2 hours ago   
By: Bill Halter

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) - Raised in Connecticut, Joey Logano always considered New Hampshire his home track, the one where he dreamed of being bathed in confetti in Victory Lane and floc..
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SpaceX launches 3-D printer, other station gear

Updated 15 hours ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

Cape Canaveral, Fla. (AP) - A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit.    ..
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Correctional officers fired in wake of inmate's death

Updated 1 day ago   
By: Adam Wright

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Dozens of state prison guards, including some from our area, are without a job. The Miami Herald reports 32 guards from 4 prisons were fired by the Florida..
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Two families displaced after fire in San Carlos Park

Updated 1 day ago   
By: Lindsey Sablan

SAN CARLOS PARK, Fla.- Fire fighters are investigating the cause a duplex fire Saturday. San Carlos Fire Chief David Cambareri said when crews arrived there were flames coming thro..
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Hundreds come out to Fitness on Fire 5K for Naples YMCA

Updated 1 day ago   
By: Lindsey Sablan

NORTH NAPLES, Fla -- Hundreds of supporters laced up their sneakers Saturday morning, to mark one year since fire destroyed part of the North Naples YMCA.  A 7 ..
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Deputies looking for two suspects who robbed a Polo store

Updated 1 day ago   
By: Lindsey Sablan

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County sheriff's office said two men got away with more than $1,400 in stolen Polo shirts last weekend. Crime Stoppers is asking for your help to identify..
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Fla. court holds testy hearing on secret evidence

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Sam Mount

GARY FINEOUTAssociated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A bitter dispute pitting Republican political consultants against groups who challenged Florida's congressional map spill..
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Former Rothstein associates charged in scheme

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Sam Mount

MIAMI (AP) - Two former associates at convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein's law firm have been charged for their roles in the $1.2 billion fraud. The U.S. Attorney's Offic..
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Florida State suspends Winston for entire Clemson game

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Sam Mount

KAREEM COPELANDAssociated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida State has suspended Jameis Winston for the entire game against Clemson on Saturday, extending its initial puni..
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Business is booming for locally-owned Naples Soap Company

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Rachel Spangenthal

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- "My vision was to have a little shop," said Deanna Renda. "As something to do as my kids were getting older and going to high school." Deanna Renda's business..
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Long lines didn't stop SWFL residents from getting iPhone 6

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Jennifer Jones

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The wait is over for some! The new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6-plus are on sale around the world. People everywhere camped out overnight for a chance to get one. "Beca..
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Alcohol not a factor in FGCU students death

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Corey Lazar

FORT MYERS, FL.--We're learning why an FGCU student died suddenly in his dorm room over the weekend.A family spokesperson says, 19-year old Austin Vonckx passed away from a Pulmona..
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Districts to urge lawmakers to suspend high stakes tests

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.- School districts across the state voted to suspend state-mandated tests. 11 school districts with the Greater Florida Consortium of School Boards agreed on a..
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Uber looks to expand to Southwest Florida

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Cayle Thompson

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Hundreds of new jobs could soon be on the way to Southwest Florida. Public transportation company Uber is hoping to expand to Fort Myers and Naples.Uber, a hybrid..
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Charges filed in crash between officer and pedestrian

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- WINK News has confirmed charges were filed in a crash involving an off-duty police officer.Police say 52-year -old John Wrensch walked across Pine Island Road nea..
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Wilbur Smith talks about life-threatening accident

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Mike Walcher

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Law firm founder and former Fort Myers mayor Wilbur Smith is talking for the first time about the accident that almost took his life this summer.   He c..
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FSU under investigation for its handling of sexual assaults

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- Florida State is one of 55 colleges nationally being investigated for its handling of sexual assault cases.From the first call to the follow up investigation, ex..
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