Megan Contreras

Megan Contreras joined the WINK News team in October 2012.

Early on, she grew to love the ever-so-changing days and stories this business brings. No two days are alike for Megan, who is a General Assignment reporter for WINK.
But, you will typically find her reporting on the sand. Megan is WINK's Fort Myers Beach reporter.

All the way from Southern California, Megan graduated with honors and received her bachelor's degree from San Diego State University, majoring in Broadcast Journalism and minoring in Television, Film and New Media.
She furthered her experience at NBC San Diego, where she was a morning intern and worked on a college sports show.

Megan moved to Casper, Wyoming and began her career at KTWO, an ABC affiliate.
While fulfilling her time in Wyoming, she was an anchor and reporter. Megan covered many stories involving the military and the fire departments, she did a lot of work with an organization honoring Wyoming's Fallen Heroes.

Megan passions involve the world of extreme sports. She has grown up riding dirt bikes, wakeboarding and snowboarding and her newest obsession, paddle boarding. She even had the chance to Flyboard for a news story. Megan also spent years inside of a dance studio.

When Megan is not in front of the camera, you can find her enjoying the Fort Myers Beach, where she lives, out boating on the Gulf, paddle boarding, riding her beach cruiser down Estero Blvd or at the gym.

Megan would love to hear from you.
Feel free to send her a note at megan.contreras@winktv.com

FMB residents ask town to dredge canals

Sep 22, 2014 6:35 PM EDT

People who live on Fort Myers Deach say their canals are in need of a major overhaul.
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Thieves break into Cape Coral Boathouse

Sep 19, 2014 4:52 PM EDT

Video surveillance captured three men who broke into The Boathouse just before 5 a.m.
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South Lee County in need of a new high school

Sep 18, 2014 6:51 PM EDT

South Lee County needs another high school, but the questions is -- where will it go? Today, WINK News is learning, there are two locations on the district's radar to build the school.
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Bonita Springs moves forward with plans to regulate pot

Sep 17, 2014 5:01 PM EDT

City leaders are moving forward with plans to regulate marijuana if it's approved in the November election.
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Authorities investigate NFM attempted kidnapping

Sep 16, 2014 6:32 PM EDT

Officials are investigating an attempted kidnapping that occurred yesterday on the 100 block of Brooks Road.
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