Andrea Henderson

Professional Experience

2017 to present: Weekend morning anchor and weekday reporter, WINK News. Previously worked at WLIO in Lima as the weekend evening anchor and weekday reporter, 2015-2017.

News Philosophy

Be honest in your reporting and of course always fair. It’s important to give all sides the opportunity to talk. Find the issues in the community that matter!

Hobbies and Interests

I love hanging out by the water or going to the beach any chance I get. In my free time you can find me hanging out with my pup Theodore.


Bachelors in journalism, Ohio State University (Go Bucks!).

Likes best about Southwest Florida

The beaches and warm weather.


Canton, Ohio


5-year-old boy donates 270 pounds of PB&J to Harry Chapin Food Bank

This week, 5-year-old Brantley Garcia is perfecting his form on the swing. But not long ago, he had a very different goal in in mind. "There's...

Hendry County schools will require students to use clear backpacks

The Hendry County School District is taking steps to keep kids safe in schools following the Parkland massacre. A new policy would require students to...

Controversial Port Charlotte imaging company gets new owners

A patient left in the dark fought for her right to see her test results after a Port Charlotte imaging company failed to provide...

Pine Island residents file lawsuit against Lee County Mosquito Control

The Lee County Mosquito Control District is trying to purchase the Woodstock Airport for $1.5 million. But some nearby residents worried about the noise...

Estero high school students build robot that farms vegetables

Students at Estero High School just finished a two-year project building two farm robots that will be able to grow vegetables from seeds. But...

Lehigh Acres man concerned over safety of burrowing owls

A man is doing everything he possibly can to keep burrowing owls safe from speeding cars in his neighborhood. Burrowing owls often nest in a...

Arsenic levels found in abandoned Cape golf course ‘warrant further testing’

Confirmed levels of arsenic were found in an abandoned golf course in Cape Coral. The report found arsenic in 15 of 28 residential testing areas,...

DeSoto man says neighbor’s security cameras are stripping away his privacy

A DeSoto County man says cameras next to his home are pointing right into his backyard, and he's worried about his privacy. Ric Trader spends...

SWFL family rushes to repair Irma damage before hurricane season

A Southwest Florida family is still working to repair damages caused by Irma before the next hurricane season kicks off. Josh Meltzer and his family...

Lani Kai resort files lawsuit against Fort Myers Beach over parking

Lani Kai Island Resort filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Fort Myers Beach due to limited parking options in a fast-growing area. Finding a parking spot...

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