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.

Education

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.

Hometown

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

Family

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.

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Inspiring People: SWFL girls spend Spring Break raking in cash for charity

While most children spent their Spring Break playing, one group of girls did yard work. It's a chore many children dread, but this small...
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High Class, Low Cost: Staying healthy

By this time, your New Year diet may be out the window. But part of staying healthy is creating an environment that supports your...
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Inspiring People: Young Cape Coral woman reaches Eagle Scout rank

One young woman from Cape Coral has broken new ground, achieving the coveted Eagle Scout rank from the Boy Scouts of America. One of the...
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Inspiring People: Harry Chapin Food Bank volunteer

While WINK News has raised over $400,000 for the Harry Chapin Food Bank to turn into 1 million meals, it still need volunteers. One...
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Inspiring People: 96-year-old golf champion motivates others to keep swinging

To say golf is a lifelong game would be an understatement for one Cape Coral man. Hank Pelletier started playing at the age of 12...
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Getting kids adequate vision care

Eye care is one of the key areas identified by the Naples Children and Education Foundation for nonprofits to which they contribute. It's crucially...
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NCEF Pediatric Dental Center

The Naples Children and Education Foundation is focused on providing children, among other things, all forms of health care. Joining WINK News anchor Lindsey Sablan...
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David Lawrence Center provides mental health care for increasing number of children in crisis

Our children are in crisis. The number of local kids held for 72 hours under the Baker Act—a last resort to protect someone from...
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Early Learning Coalition of SWFL

One group of unsung heroes during this pandemic is the men and women who care for our children. Dozens of daycares and other groups...
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Naples Winter Wine Festival persists to raise funds for children in midst of pandemic

One of the biggest fundraisers in town needs your help in what it's calling a "relief and recovery mission" right now. But this year,...

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