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  1. Nine arrested in prostitution stingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The Fort Myers Police Department's Special Investigations Group held an undercover "John's Operation" on Cleveland Avenue. Female officers posed as street prostitutes.

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  2. Islamic group catches thief in the actRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A group of theft victims in Fort Myers set up a clever trap to catch a crook in the act. It happened at the Islamic Center of Southwest Florida.

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  3. Last weekend to take in the fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's the final weekend for the Fair at Fenway, bringing in rides and attractions from all over. 1 comment

  4. Teen accused of threats to 'shoot up the school'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A southwest Florida teenager is accused of making threats on Instagram to "shoot up" a school. The 17-year-old from Fort Myers was arrested Thursday.

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  5. Read Story a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    In an emotional WINK News exclusive, we're hearing from a local Florida State student who was just feet from the gunman as he opened fire. That girl tells only wink news, it was scary and surreal.

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  6. South Fort Myers ready for 2nd round challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Both teams have great speed and talent with their skill position players so the play on the line might be the deciding factor. Winter Haven has won nine straight games including last weeks 40 point win against Ida Baker.

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  7. FMPD arrests seven in drug roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Officials conducted a roundup of suspected drug dealers last week. The drug sweep was the culmination of undercover drug buys throughout the city.

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  8. Not your ordinary garden saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    For the 8th year the public gardens at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates will be transformed into one of the most unique plant and garden sales around. The annual garden market brings in dozens of tropical and unusual plant growers from throughout Florida.

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  9. Brides Against Breast CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Brides Against Breast Cancer is making a tour stop in Ft. Myers on Sunday, November 23 at the Sanibel Harbour Resort in Fort Myers.

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  10. Immokalee farm workers profiled in national documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Southwest Florida farm workers will be featured in a nationwide documentary when it hits theaters Friday. The documentary "Food Chains" profiles the Coalition of Immokalee workers, who have fought for years for fair wages and labor practices for those who pick Florida's tomatoes.

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  11. Dunbar asst. coach suspended amid misconduct allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- An assistant football coach at a local high school is suspended following allegations of misconduct with a student. The Lee County School District confirms 43-year-old Patrick Boston is now suspended from Dunbar High School.

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  12. Dunbar asst. coach suspended amid sexual allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- An assistant football coach at a local high school is suspended following accusations he had sex with a 15-year-old student. The Lee County School District confirms 43-year-old Patrick Boston is now suspended from Dunbar High School.

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  13. 4 Fantasy 5 players win $49,331.61 jackpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Four "Fantasy 5" game players have selected all five winning numbers to win a jackpot worth $49,331.61 each. Florida Lottery officials said Tuesday that the winning tickets were purchased in St. Cloud, Fort Myers, Hialeah and Miami.

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  14. City Council wants Hanson St. flyover removed from projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- For months, people living near the Forum Shops in Fort Myers have been against the flyover, claiming it would cause traffic congestion and lower home values. On Monday night, City Council members sided with those neighbors and will ask the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization or MPO to remove the flyover from this project which would extend Hanson Street for five miles east over I-75, ending at the Forum Shops.

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  15. Exclusive: UF says goodbye to longtime "Mr. Orange & Blue"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    There's nothing quite like game day in the The Swamp. Close to 90,000 screaming fans cheer on the Gators, and for the past 31 years, Fort Myers' very own Richard Johnston has been energizing the home crowd before kickoff by leading them in a round of cheers.

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  16. Bike for Babies raises $200,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The ride started at the North Collier Regional Park and ended at the Six Bends Harley Davidson in Fort Myers. The event benefits the March of Dimes.

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  17. Fort Myers boat show wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    "We are seeing an entirely different attitude in buyers today that we've seen in a few year past," said Brandon Flaherty with Marine Max. The president of Cape Coral Boat House, Tom Hansen told WINK News selling luxury boast the past few years has been a rocky business.

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  18. "The Golf Doctor" Tip of the Week: Golf Swing BalanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- "The Golf Doctor", Mike Calbot, and WINK News Weekend Sports Anchor, Morgan Frances, give golfers a two-minute tip they can take to the course.

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  19. Motorcyclist in hospital after car crash in Fort Myers.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- A motorcyclist is currently in critical condition after a crash that happened at aroud 6:15 p.m. Saturday night.

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  20. Motorcycle crash shuts down Fowler StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    North and Southbound lanes of Fowler Street between Market Street and Edison Avenue were closed at 6 p.m. due to a motorcycle crash. Fort Myers police said the motorcyclist was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

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