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.


FBI clears Wyoming crime scene where remains were found in Gabby Petito investigation

Sometime Tuesday morning, an autopsy report will officially determine whether or not the remains found at the Spread Creek campsite in Jackson, Wyoming, belong...

Gabby Petito no longer missing person case, family mourns her likely death

The family of Gabrielle "Gabby" Petito is asking for privacy to allow them to grieve for their 22-year-old daughter, who was on what was...

Inspiring People: Naples teen raises money for muscular dystrophy cure

Facing a life-changing diagnosis, a Naples teen is motivating our community to help find a treatment or cure for a serious illness in four...

Inspiring People: Making masks fun in senior living

Most Floridians have been allowed to go unmasked if they wish, but the residents of senior living facilities have not. WINK News anchor Lindsey...

Chaplain remembers firefighters who died on 9/11

A former chaplain to a department in Connecticut was very close to firefighters with the Fire Department of New York City who died during...

SWFL Salvation Army volunteers head to Louisiana for hurricane relief

Local volunteers with the Salvation Army are packing up to head to Louisiana, where they will aid ongoing hurricane relief efforts. WINK News anchor...

Naples woman who worked near Ground Zero finds memories too fresh to return

20 years have passed since 9/11, but for a woman who frequented Ground Zero, the memories of pain and loss have not. Claire O'Keefe, who...

Inspiring People: STARability Foundation partners with Golisano Children’s Museum

Thanks to a new partnership with the Golisano Children's Museum of Naples (C'MON), members of the STARability Foundation—dedicated to helping people with physical or...

Inspiring People: The forces of philanthropy in Southwest Florida

The generosity of Southwest Florida is never more palpable than when season kicks off. Each gala and auction helps a child, parent, or grandparent...

What’s new at FGCU

Classes start at Florida Gulf Coast University Thursday, and students walking the campus will see two major additions to the school that will play...

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