Nicole Papageorge

Professional Experiences

2012 to present: Reporter, fill-in anchor, WINK News. Previously worked in Orlando and at WNDS/My TV New England.

Awards & Recognition

2015 – Emmy nominated for continuing coverage

2014 – Florida Associated Press award

2006 – Best Talk Show, New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters

News Philosophy

Tell both sides of every story. Every. Time.

Hobbies, Interests & Community Involvement

Spending as much time as possible with my beautiful new baby daughter and my husband and watching the Red Sox!


University of New Hampshire.

Likes best about Southwest Florida

Red Sox Spring Training, beautiful beaches and of course…no snow!



Memorable Assignments

The Casey Anthony murder trial; the abduction and murder of Denise Amber Lee, a case which led to changes in Florida’s 911 system; and the arrest of Mesac Damas, who was charged with stabbing his wife and their five children in Collier County.


Cricket in Naples? Club asks for permanent pitch

NAPLES, Fla. - A cricket club is asking the Tourist Development Council to build a $20,000 permanent pitch at a softball field for the sport's enthusiasts.

After storm delays, dredging begins at Gordon Pass

NAPLES BAY, Fla. - Workers started dredging Gordon Pass on Monday after delays from Tropical Storm Hermine. The storm pushed back the delivery of equipment,...

Owner heartbroken after dog vanishes from Collier DAS

NAPLES, Fla.- Mimi Ramirez is crushed after her 9-year-old Chihuahua, Squeaky, escaped from Collier County Domestic Animal Services over the weekend. "They had her, it was their...

Naples city leaders may revise travel rules

NAPLES, Fla.- A Naples City Council member is calling for changes to the city's travel policy following former Mayor John Sorey's trip to China. To attract...

Pictures of slain wife, kids will be allowed in Collier murder trial

NAPLES, Fla.- Pictures of the victims will be allowed in court during the trial of a North Naples man accused of murdering his wife and five...

Toddler nearly drowns in Marco Island pool

MARCO ISLAND, Fla.- A toddler is fighting for his life at the Naples Community Hospital after almost drowning in a swimming pool, the Marco Island Police...

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