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Gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis to make campaign stop in Englewood

Two candidates vying for governor's seat made stops in Southwest Florida Wednesday to campaign and focus on our water quality crisis. Candidate Ron DeSantis was...

Campaign Central: Interview with lieutenant gov. candidate Heather Fitzenhagen

Ron DeSantis is running for the governor seat and on his short list for lieutenant governor is Florida House Representative Heather Fitzenhagen. WINK News Reporter...

Lee County school board candidate arrested for burglary and battery

A candidate running for the Lee County School Board, District 4 seat has landed himself in jail. Louis Navarra, 73, is accused of stalking a woman, crashing...

Early voting kicked off in Charlotte, DeSoto and Hendry counties, others Saturday

Some voters in Southwest Florida were able to head to the polls as early as Monday, and the others can starting Saturday. Early voting kicked...

During a heated campaign season, are candidates avoiding the issue of water quality?

With Florida's reputation surrounding the environment and water, people are now asking why it seems candidates running to lead our state are avoiding the...

State Attorney candidate’s personnel file reveals hostility, poor performance

All new at six: The guy who wants to decide who gets prosecuted for crimes says the people doing it now are corrupt. But, he...

Ohio and Kansas races deadlocked; Trump’s candidates lead

Two high-stakes elections that tested President Donald Trump’s clout and cost both parties millions of dollars were too close to call early Wednesday. Trump...

State Attorney candidate Christopher Crowley arrested for violating election laws

State Attorney candidate Christopher Crowley was arrested Monday on two felony charges of violating election laws and operating an illegal lottery. Crowley has paid his...

Psychologist Bart Rossi discusses emotional intelligence

Psychologist Bart Rossi stopped by the WINK studio to discuss how emotional intelligence affects students' success at school.

SWFL, state elected leaders respond to algae, red tide crisis

Algae and red tide are plaguing the water ways of Southwest Florida. WINK News reached out to 16 officials in Southwest Florida's delegation to ask...

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