Both the north and southbound lanes of Tamiami Trail at Estero Parkway are closed due to a crash Friday night.
Retired FBI agent Robert Foley weighs in on the capture of Christopher Worrell by the FBI Thursday night
On Friday night, there was quite the turnout at the Cape Coral Together: Resilience Rally at the German American Social Club off Pine Island Road.
The Lee County Recovery Task Force discussed pushing the deadline back to February to finalize the plans for how to use the grant money.
A Lee County P.E. teacher has to teach five reading classes due to the current teacher shortage.
Right now, schools have a shortage of everything, but some things kids can not go without, and parents have had enough.
At first glance, Bunche Beach is just like any other beach, but when you break down the view, it becomes ‘nature’s classroom’ first, and after that, it’s a waterfront paradise.
A mere week after earning their 700th win, the Green Wave are rushing to get win number 701
Charlotte County is taking heat for removing books with LGBTQ+ themes from public schools and libraries.
Pedro Canas has served the people of Collier County for 16 years as a first responder.
The land on which Topgolf sits in Fort Myers sold for the second time in 18 months in a $38 million deal.
The Fort Myers Community Redevelopment Agency board of commissioners unanimously approved Wednesday a nine-month extension request to commence construction on the McCollum Hall project, which will be named THIRTY8 Collective at McCollum Hall. The project will include a food and market hall and a residential community component called THIRTY8 Flats. The original construction date of […]
A second PGA Tour Superstore is opening in Southwest Florida near the epicenter of hundreds of golf courses. What used to be a Barnes & Noble bookstore at 23106 Fashion Drive at Coconut Point outdoor shopping center in Estero, will open at 9 a.m. Saturday as the nation’s 66th PGA Tour Superstore. A line of […]
The second Republican Presidential Primary Debate took place Wednesday night.
Republicans are meeting for their second presidential debate on Wednesday as Donald Trump’s top rivals seek to blunt the momentum of the former president, who is so confident of cruising through the party’s primary that he again won’t share a stage with them.
A judge ruled Tuesday that Donald Trump committed fraud for years while building the real estate empire that catapulted him to fame and the White House.
The field for the second Republican presidential debate will be smaller than the first. Seven candidates have qualified.
After Hurricane Ian, Lee County searched for answers, paying for an after-action report. But questions persist.
A bench warrant is out for the unlicensed contractor WINK News has investigated for years. Christopher Pascale is wanted for not showing up to his own trial again. He’s charged with contracting without a license and doing that work without permits. One Naples family is at the center of this court case. They said he destroyed their home after Hurricane Irma.
Complaints of gender discrimination and harassing comments, all said to be happening within a public organization, have come to light.
Joe Knopp has not answered WINK News’ calls or emails to explain what he thinks needs to happen in order to resurrect this event.
Many of you have asked me to keep digging into the Hurricane Ian “benefit concert” taking place at Hertz Arena. I’m following the money.
The first anniversary of Hurricane Ian is approaching, and residents of Southwest Florida may struggle with the complex emotions of the storm.
For the first time, doctors have been able to perform a life-saving heart procedure on one of the smallest infants in the nation.
Rodgers underwent surgery to repair his Achilles tendon, making use of technology developed by Naples-based Arthrex.
Today, livers that were once thought not good enough for transplantation are being revitalized and reused.
Using artificial intelligence, doctors at Lee Health may be able to predict the likelihood that someone will have a heart attack.
Authorities patrolling the waters found a diver with a spiny lobster in his hand and conducted a resource inspection.
Pinellas County Deputies and wildlife officials are on scene of what appears to have been an alligator attack.
For the last 12 years, World Rhino Day has been celebrated on Sept. 22 to raise awareness and to help save the species from extinction.
Blue-green algae has been an annual problem for residents of SWFL, and the Caloosahatchee River is not exempt from the algae bloom.
Toxic blue-green algae is spiking at the Franklin Lock and Dam in Olga.
Check out the week six high school football scores from all across SWFL.
Both the Lehigh Lightning and the Ida Baker Bulldogs entered Friday night’s matchup winless, but the Lightning went home with their first win of the season taking down the Bulldogs 42-6.
After earning milestone win number 700 in week five, Fort Myers was looking for win 701 over East Lee County. On homecoming the Green Wave got the 34-14 win over the Jaguars.
The First Baptist Academy Lions, the defending state champions, went into 29th ranked Golden Gate territory and pulled out a close win 48-46.
Undefeated Mariner took on 1-3 Island Coast in a week six rivalry matchup. The Tritons stay perfect dominating the Gators 31-6 in the district opener.