Hannah Vogel

Professional Experience:
September 2017 to present: Reporter, WINK News
Previously worked at KEPR-TV in Pasco, Washington.

Awards and Recognition:
Reported on the aftermath of an officer-involved shooting that received national attention.

Covered the first detection of gravitational waves at the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO).

Covered the clean up efforts and challenges of the Hanford Nuclear Site on the Columbia River in Pasco, Washington.

News Philosophy:
Listen to and make time for everyone–they all have a story to tell.

Hobbies, Interests & Community Service:
Fitness and nutrition!

DePaul University, 2015
Bachelors Degree in Journalism

Likes best about Southwest Florida:
The animals– Iguanas and alligators and bears, oh my!

Chicago, IL


CCSO warns residents of an uptick in distraction burglaries

Collier County Sheriff's Office is issuing a warning for all to be extra cautious. There's an uptick in distraction burglaries, which is where thieves...
Person fires a gun. Photo via WINK News.video

Push to regulate​ Collier County backyard gun ranges

Kevin Gerrity's been a first responder for a year and is passionate about protecting people. And he is taking a stand on an issue...

Man arrested after bullets fly through Golden Gate Estates home, shed

A neighborhood riddled with bullets after one neighbor turned his backyard into a shooting range. Collier County Sheriff's Office arrested Miguel Hidalgo, 46, after witnesses...
Police puts up crime scene tape as it investigates the death. Photo via WINK News.video

Naples Police Department identity victim, person of interest in homicide

There is a death investigation at a Naples home. Authorities were on the scene for an unusually long period of time, which made neighbors...
Mugshot of Peter Tremont. Photo via Marco Island Police Department.video

Marco Island man arrested for threatening family appears in court

It is something Brooke Gigot said is extremely rare on Marco Island. "It was completely blocked off and even people were leaving their homes on the...
Man pays for items at a store in Collier County. Photo via WINK News.video

Collier County will implement a new sales tax on Jan. 1

Starting Jan. 1, you will pay an extra 1 percent sales tax in Collier County. It is on most things you buy, except for...
Many gather on Naples Beach on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2018. Photo via WINK News.video

FWC: Collier and Lee Counties are clear of red tide

Dozens of people are spending their Christmas Eve on Naples Beach. We have good news for everyone who is visiting the beach: Collier County...
Bad weather expected Thursday in SWFL. Photo via WINK News.video

Expect strong gusts and coastal floods in SWFL Thursday

Police in Marco Island are warning residents about severe weather Thursday. Coastal flooding and beach erosion is a possibility. They recommend wearing rain boots...
A Burrowing Owl. Photo via WINK News.video

Marco Island discusses new penalties to protect endangered species

There may be new rules to protect southwest Florida's endangered species. These new rules would apply to animals, such as the Burrowing Owls, which have...
Hertz Arena new design, which was approved on Wednesday, Dec. 12. Photo via WINK News.video

Board approves Hertz Arena new design, some residents still disapprove

There was a noticeable difference between Estero's Design Review Board meeting back in September and Wednesday. There were forty plus speakers. "Right now, what I see...

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