Kelsey Kushner

Professional Experience

Previously worked at ABC 21 and NBC 33 in Fort Wayne, Ind.

Awards and Recognition

Emmy for a documentary titled “Net Worth” about student athletes and if they should be paid.

News Philosophy

“If you want to change the world, pick up your pen and write.”

Hobbies, Interests & Community Involvement

“Working for various non-profits, including “A Prom to Remember” Philadelphia, spending time with family and friends and enjoying the beach!”


University of Delaware, 2016.

Mass Communications with a minor in Journalism.

Likes best about Southwest Florida

“Sunshine and palm trees.”


Thief enters Cape Coral home while family inside

It was a quiet evening for Robert Love. He was sitting and relaxing in his garage and then he heard his baby started crying. Love...

Deputies searching for gunman after shooting at CVS in Lehigh Acres

A gunman is on the run in Lehigh Acres following a shooting at a CVS on Lee Boulevard around 8 pm Tuesday. A CVS employee...

Thief steals family’s Christmas decorations from their yard in Cape Coral

One family is begging for their Christmas decorations back after someone nabbed them from their yard in Cape Coral. The family says they never though...
Florida Wildlife Commission picks up dead dolphins that have washed ashore on a SWFL beach. Photo via WINK

Could the chilly temps slow down red tide?

Colder temperatures could possibly slow down the red tide that has already killed 39 dolphins this week. WINK News reporter Kelsey Kushner investigates if the...

Major SWFL shopping plazas beef up security before Black Friday

Deputies have set up security watch towers at Gulf Coast Town Center and Miromar Outlets to keep shoppers safe during Black Friday. As of right...

Plane en route to RSW hits bird, returned to Pittsburgh

Airplane passengers on their way to Southwest Florida International Airport received a big scare when their plane was forced to turn around and head...

Deputies searching for habitual sign cutter in Fort Myers neighborhood

Deputies in Fort Myers say they are looking for a man going around cutting up political signs and costing a business a lot of...

NFM man accused of molesting a child

A convicted sex offender is behind bars, again. Richard Brown, 35, whose last known address is the parking lot of Walmart at 545 Pine Island Rd,...

Thieves steal more than $1,000 in food & drinks from youth soccer league

Lehigh Youth Soccer Association was ripped off after thieves stole more than $1,000 in drinks from their concession stand. Deputies have covered parts of the...

Fort Myers company installing mini-reefs to improve water quality

Fort Myers company, Ocean Habitat, is getting ready to install mini-reefs to help improve the water quality. Owner David Wolff says the mini-reef helps give...

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