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Charlotte County sheriff write-in hopeful continues campaign despite trespass order

A write-in candidate for sheriff is banned from going into the buildings he wants to oversee. Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office issued a trespass order against...
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Port Charlotte road project creates safety hazards for pedestrians

In an effort to make a sidewalk safer, it has become even worse. A construction project started over a year ago in Port Charlotte...
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Most Wanted Wednesday: We feature three of SWFL’s most wanted suspects; Oct. 21

This weekly WINK News segment features fugitives from justice right here in Southwest Florida. This is your chance to help out the community and give...
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Deputies: DNA ties Port Charlotte man to attempted kidnapping

A Port Charlotte man who was already in jail was tied to an attempted kidnapping that happened nearly a year ago thanks to leaving...

Sheriff’s office warns Charlotte County about scammers impersonating law enforcement

Charotte County Sheriff’s Office is warning community members about recent phone schemes with callers claiming to be members of the sheriff's office. According to CCSO,...

Voters line up, wrap around parking lots on day two of early voting

In Lee County, early voting began Monday and many voters are taking advantage. At the Lee County Elections Center at 13180 S. Cleveland Ave., in...
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Long lines at Charlotte County polling locations for first day of early voting

Polls opened at 7 a.m. in Charlotte County and voters were lining up early. Some ended up waiting as long as two hours to...
Police vehicle. Photo via Charlotte County Sheriff's Office.

Charlotte County 12-year-old faces 11 felony charges after making threats on 2 schools

A 12-year-old Charlotte County boy faces 11 felony charges after inappropriate messages were found on his phone and he threatened to "kill everyone" at...
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Shops in Punta Gorda see success with untraditional business plan

New shops in Southwest Florida are attracting customers in a unique way. Shops in Punta Gorda are going the untraditional route to get their businesses...
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Protecting yourself from construction fraud; SWFL leaders form task force

A group of industry leaders is working to make sure you don't fall victim to construction scams after multiple arrests in the HD Custom...

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