Lindsey Sablan

Professional Experience

2014 to present: WINK News morning anchor. Previously worked at KMGH-TV in Denver, WSJV-TV in South Bend, Ind., and KOMU-TV in Columbia, Mo.

Hobbies, Interests & Community Service

Enjoys participating in marathons and  triathlons.


University of Missouri.

Likes best about Southwest Florida

As an island girl at heart, I’m thrilled to be back by the beach. While there are so many fantastic things about Southwest Florida, one of my favorites is Captiva, which holds a special place in my heart because that is where I celebrated my marriage.


I don’t have one. I’ve never lived anywhere longer than four years.


Husband and a baby due in Feb. 2016.

Memorable Assignments

Covering the movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colo., and historic floods that destroyed parts of Colorado.

Interesting Fact

As the daughter of U.S. Navy parents, I’ve lived in 10 states, Guam and Sweden.


Mother says infant son likely contracted salmonella from baby formula

A mother's infant contracted salmonella, putting him in the emergency room, and she thinks baby formula was the culprit. The mother, Jennifer Beljan, said she...

SWFL businesses offering deals for your Labor Day weekend

This is your last chance to get a long weekend with the family for a while, and with businesses taking a hit during the...

Tips to save money on home renovations

Before you decide to spruce up the next room in your home, you can save some money on the supplies you'll need. WINK News anchor...

Contact tracing to be used in schools

If you're a parent, you'll want to know if your child comes into contact with COVID-19 when they head back to school - and...

Naples Botanical Garden set to reopen with extensive safety measures

The Naples Botanical Garden is getting ready to open it's doors to everyone for the first time since the shutdown. They've made some permanent changes...

Lindsey’s lesson: National Geographic Kids

Since it's the last day of school locally Lindsey is ending her lessons but she wants to leave you with one that will let...

Lindsey’s Lesson: Nikon photography tips and tricks

Lindsey's Lesson for Friday is aimed at high school students. Nikon offers free photography lessons, some of them geared specifically toward Nikon users. Others teach...

Captiva business owner kept her employees on payroll during shutdown

A Southwest Florida business owner went into her own pocket to help her employees during the pandemic shutdown. WINK News anchor Lindsey Sablan spoke with...

Lindsey’s lesson: Children’s Theatre Company

In Wednesday's Lindsey's lesson, we are going to the theater. The Children's Theatre Company in Minneapolis has a wealth of resources. One of the sections Lindsey...

Behind the Lens with Gulfshore Life Magazine

Gulfshore Life Magazine is known for iconic shots that cover the front page of the monthly publication, but what it takes to get those...

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