Morgan Rynor

Professional Experience

2018 to present: Reporter, WINK News. Previously worked as an anchor and reporter for WUFT in Gainesville, F.L, 2017; WSVN in Miami as an Investigative Unit intern, 2017; Today Show intern in NYC.

Awards & Recognition

I earned two Associated Press Awards while covering Hurricane Irma and a confederate rally. I was ranked Top Speaker in the State of Florida for Varsity Public Forum Debate. I’ve covered big stories in my home state of Florida from the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando to the Richard Spencer rally in Gainesville.

News Philosophy

Be the voice people can rely on in a community to relay accurate, important, and inspiring information. Journalism is what we need to make democracy work.

Hobbies, Interests & Community Involvement

I worked as a tennis instructor back in Miami, so in my free time, I like to play tennis. I also love to travel with my friends and family! Cheering on the Gators is a big family tradition. I didn’t miss a single home football game while I was in college.


Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications from the University of Florida

Likes best about Southwest Florida

All of the beautiful islands.


Miami Beach, Florida.


Cape Coral businesses step up to prevent kids from summer hunger

From the halls to home. Summer is here and that means students all over Southwest Florida are coming home soon. The summer break brings back...

Brush fire put out before flames reach Lehigh Acres homes

Lehigh Acres Fire Control & Rescue District responded to a brush fire that burned half an acre of land and came dangerously close to...

Texas man arrested for impersonating law enforcement in Collier County

A man from Texas was arrested after he led a family  to believe he was an investigator but turned out not to be. On Saturday,...
Celebration cake. (Credit: WINK News)video

Marines veteran receives new, mortgage-free home for his service

Giving back to one of our nation's heroes who gave so much. A veteran in Lehigh Acres just got a new home mortgage-free courtesy...
Seal of the School District of Lee County. Photo via WINK

School District of Lee County has 10 days to correct misuse of $3.9 million

Your child's school funding is at stake. The School District of Lee County has 10 days to figure out how to deal with an...

Three arrested for street racing and battering officer

Cape Coral Police Department arrested three people in connection to a street race along Del Prado Boulevard that led to suspects resisting arrest and...

Tornado damages home in Tice, severe weather in southern plains

WINK News' Weather Authority confirmed a tornado formed over water moved onshore in Tice causing damage to a home Monday. Neighbors say the weather event...

Crews monitor south Fort Myers gas leak, U.S. 41 lanes closed

Crews continue to monitor a natural gas leak that occurred Saturday morning in Lee County. According to Lee County Sheriff's Office, all southbound lanes on...

Beach danger for dogs and symptoms of illness

From the sand to the heat, it's easier than one might think for dogs to get sick on the beach. Before you learn the hard...

Missing teen with autism from Charlotte County found in Mississippi

Sage Cambron, the missing teen from Charlotte County has been found in Clinton, Mississippi according to Charlotte County Sheriff's Office. *Sage Cambron has been recovered...

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