Nicole Gabe

Professional Experience:

June 2019 to present: Reporter, WINK News.
Previously worked at WABC as a 7 On Your Side intern in New York, NY. ; IMG Virginia Tech intern in Blacksburg, Va. ; WFXR intern in Roanoke, Va. ; and an editorial intern with Whitewall Magazine in New York, NY.

Awards & Recognition

Moderated the Virginia Tech 2019 Reunion Weekend Communication Panel

News Philosophy

I believe it’s my mission to serve the public and tell both sides of the story that have truth, meaning and also the ability to impact others.

Hobbies, Interests & Community Involvement

Being outdoors and finding fun events are just a few things I enjoy here in Southwest Florida. I love to eat and travel with my friends and family! You can also catch me cheering on Virginia Tech – Go Hokies!


Bachelor’s of Science in Multimedia Journalism with a minor in Political Science at Virginia Tech – Magna Cum Laude

Likes best about Southwest Florida

The many land and water activities SWFL has to offer!


Bluefield, Va.


Marco Island man donates $5,000 to help find missing Cape Coral woman

A Marco Island man is using what he has to help in the case of a missing Cape Coral woman, Lauren Dumolo, in hopes...

Cape Coral woman still missing after 19 days, father pleads for her safe return

It's been 19 days and still no sign of 29-year-old Lauren Dumolo. "Yeah, my whole life went upside down. Part of me is missing. It's...

SWFL, FGCU have special place in hearts of Raptors’ coach and wife

The defending NBA champions are in Southwest Florida getting ready for the 2020 season restart. The Toronto Raptors are training at FGCU’s Alico Arena...

Deadly Buccaneer Estates mobile home fire determined to be murder-suicide

Investigators of a deadly mobile home fire in North Fort Myers have determined it to be a murder-suicide Tuesday. In January, two people were found...

Raptors all business during NBA restart training at Alico Arena

The Toronto Raptors are spending their summer training for the NBA season restart in Lee County. We spoke to the Raptors about what their experience...

Business booming at Southwest Florida beaches

After months of closures, businesses at the beach are booming and hot temperatures this week are helping their cause. A busy beach means busy hotels,...

Toronto Raptors expected to train at FGCU’s Alico Arena for NBA season restart

The defending NBA champions are coming to Southwest Florida to get back into shape to resume the NBA season after it was postponed due...

Fort Myers neighborhood dealing with brown tap water

The Fort Myers City Council is discussing water quality issues in the city after several homeowners said brown water is coming out of their...

State senators urge governor to form task force to reverse trend in positive COVID-19...

A state leader we spoke to is among others pushing the governor to form a new task force dedicated to bring the daily reported...

Nonprofit developer awarded affordable housing project in Golden Gate

Affordable housing is hard to come by, especially in Collier County. Now professionals such as teachers, police officers and nurses are one step closer...

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