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  1. Subpoenas repeatedly sent to wrong personRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A Cape Coral woman contacted Call for Action after she kept receiving subpoenas on her doorstep that were not for her. The woman asked she remain anonymous because the subpoenas left at her involved criminal cases, so we are calling her Tiffany for the purpose of this story.

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  2. Eat wings, help the Golisano Childrena s HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    It's an easy assignment, all you have to do is enjoy some famous Hooters wings and you'll help the continued fundraising effort to build the Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida. The summer fundraising campaign between Hooters and Six Bends Harley Davidson is a "Summer of Hooter and Harley," working to raise $50,000 in two months time for the Golisano Children's Hospital and the Grace for Chase Fund.

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  3. Drug-laced candy hitting SWFL streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Fort Myers, Fl.-they look harmless enough, but Sour Patch Kids could actually be hiding something dangerous and possibly deadly. Drug-laced candy is now showing up on our streets and it may only get worse from here.

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  4. State lawmakers call for investigation into Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SOUTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- State lawmakers are calling for an investigation into the women's health organization Planned Parenthood. This comes after undercover videos recently released by The Center for Medical Progress claim to show Planned Parenthood executives in California discussing the sale of aborted fetal body parts to researchers for profit.

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  5. lmhRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Summertime means vacations and fun in the sun! we may not realize it, but the more active we are, the more we increase our rise of accidents in everyday life. Even the smallest tasks can result in trauma injuries.

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  6. 2 men cleared in Andrew Faust Jr. murder treated in local hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- The two men recently cleared in the murder of 5-year-old Andrew Faust Jr. were rushed to the hospital this weekend. It's been less than a week since the state dropped murder charges against Thomas Edison and Terrance Irons for lack of evidence.

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  7. 3 injured in Fort Myers weekend shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    On Sunday just before 3 a.m., Fort Myers police responded the area of Hook's Seafood Restaurant located on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in response to gunshots being heard in the area. While investigating the shooting near the restaurant, the police department received another call of a person who had been shot.

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  8. 8 arrested in Fort Myers drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    On July 23, Fort Myers police used undercover officers to buy illegal drugs. During the operation, police arrested five suspected drug dealers including 47-year-old Paulette Gary, 33-year-old Merilee Bizzozero, 52-year-old Woodrow Watkins, 23-year-old William Sanchez and 55-year-old Johnie Peacock.

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  9. Heavy rain floods parking lots, restaurants on Fort Myers BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Down-pouring rains and high wind really put a damper on the mood for some vacationers on Fort Myers Beach on Sunday. Choppy waves crashed into the shore, palms barely withstood the wind.

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  10. 2 officers suspended for mishandling Nate Allen investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Two Fort Myers police officers are suspended for the way they handled the case involving NFL star Nate Allen. Police say Sgt.

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  11. Family hopes recovered car solves 25-year-old cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- The family of Rita Sue Zul tells WINK News it would bring them great closure if a car recently pulled from a pond off State Road 31 turns out to be that of their loved one from 25 years ago. Zul went missing in January 1990 after the 46-year-old left the old Marina 31 lounge in Fort Myers.

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  12. A new Florida law not helpful in protecting public from drones?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Lawyers say a new Florida law that is suppose to protect the public from drones is nearly impossible to enforce. More drones are popping up in Collier County; one was spotted on Cooper Drive in Naples just this week.

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  13. Naples, Fort Myers and Cape Coral all make recession recovery listRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla. - Newly-released economic indicators and real estate statistics show Southwest Florida continues to rebound this summer on the six-year anniversary of the "Great Recession."

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  14. Dropped murder charges: What went wrong in Andrew Faust case?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.-"We do the leg work, we work with the State Attorney's office, move witness several times, and they just quit at the end. It's just disappointing."

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  15. 2 hospitalized after plane crashes en route to Fort MyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Video shows the plane's parachute deployed, helping the plane land near the Lake Wales Municipal Airport in a marshy area.

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  16. New numbers show scary drug trend in Lee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The number of patients last year at Lee Memorial Hospital who overdosed on the deadly drug was more than the previous four years combined. Lee Memorial Hospital has 121 people listed in their system who overdosed on heroin.

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  17. Charges dropped against 2 murder suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Two Fort Myers men are now free and cleared in the senseless murder of a 5-year-old boy. Andrew Faust Jr. was shot and killed in his Dunbar home last October.

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  18. Karaoke contest helps fight cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Get your singing voice ready as Kates Kuts, DJ Rich Nuckols and Foster's Grille have teamed up to fight cancer and search for the best voice in Southwest Florida. The contest is open to anyone who wants to participate, of any age and skill level.

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  19. rendoggythumbRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Ren is a quiet, gentle, and an all-around loving dog who is just looking for a place to call home.

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  20. FMPD searching for car possibly involved in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla.- Authorities are attempting to find a vehicle that may have witnessed or been involved in a shooting that happened on Saturday. If you have any information, call FMPD Detective James Langton at 239-321-8012, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S Keyword FMPD. 1 comment

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