Nicole Gabe

Professional Experience:

June 2019 to present: Reporter & anchor, 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.


Health experts say one negative COVID-19 test result not enough to travel

Sunday, more than 1 million travelers were screened at airport security checkpoints ahead of Thanksgiving. Most people prepared for their flights by getting tested...
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Kindergarten classes help donate Thanksgiving meals to students at another school

With COVID-19 leaving many families financially disrupted and facing food insecurity, Thanksgiving will look different this year. This will also affect many children who...

Volunteers get ready for St. Matthew’s House Turkey Drop as need grows

St. Matthew's House plans to help struggling families make ends meet while celebrating Thanksgiving with its 16th annual Turkey Drop event on Thursday. Preparations...

Snowbird says suspects took car on joyride, stayed at his home

Crooks are accused of invading an empty townhome. A man who splits his time between Illinois and Southwest Florida says he feels violated. Frank Warga...

11-year-old recovering in hospital after ATV crash in Charlotte County

An 11-year-old boy is still in the hospital Monday after the driver of an ATV ran him over at the Redneck Mud Park in...

White House Coronavirus Task Force shows Lee County could see COVID-19 spike

New information shows the risk of contracting the coronavirus in parts of Southwest Florida is growing. There is also new question about why doctors...

Man gifted AC after living 15 years without one in North Fort Myers

Imagine not having air conditioning for almost two decades. In Florida, it's one thing most of us can't live without, and one man lived...

Florida not among states where voters can change votes after ballot cast

President Donald Trump is telling people to change their votes. With one week left to the election, voters are calling elections offices to do...

Neighbors sue Fort Myers Beach in push for private beach boardwalk

The Town of Fort Myers Beach is putting up a fight against homeowners’ plans to build a private beach boardwalk across a sensitive mangrove...

Community members replace longtime Publix employee’s stolen electric bike

Turning a bad situation into an act of kindness, a longtime Publix employee had his electric bike stolen while working his shift recently. Although...

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