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  1. Record number of turtles to hatch on Sanibel, CaptivaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. Southwest Florida residents are urged to take caution this summer as a record number of turtle hatchlings are expected along the beaches of Sanibel and Captiva.

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  2. Sanibel clinic helps pelican found with fishing hooks in wingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. A pelican was released back into the wild Wednesday, three weeks after getting tangled in fishing wire.

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  3. Celebrating the Fourth? Herea s where to do it in SWFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Saturday, July 1 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. South Cape Red, White & Brew Cape Coral Entertainment District $10 to $20 Tuesday, July 4 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Red, White & Boom Cape Coral Parkway at foot of Cape Coral Bridge *Cape Coral Bridge and Cape Coral Parkway from Del Prado Boulevard to the bridge will close at 3 a.m. on July 4.* Free 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Rock the Dock Fathoms Restaurant & Bar, 5785 Cape Harbour Dr., Unit 106 Free 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. City Tavern Chili Dog Eating Competition Event takes place during WINK Freedom Fest Free Tuesday, July 4 10 a.m. Fourth of July parade Estero Boulevard from Sea Grape Plaza to Times Square Free 8:45 p.m. Fourth of July fireworks Times Square *Matanzas Bridge will be closed from 9:30 a.m. to noon and from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.* Free Tuesday, July 4 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Lazy Springs Fourth of July Fireworks Lazy Springs Recreational Park, 9591 State Road ... (more)

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  4. Camera lost in Sanibel returned to owner a " 5 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. A camera lost on vacation was found and returned to its owner five years after it went missing.

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  5. Sea turtle released after rehab at Sanibel clinicRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    CAPTIVA, Fla. A loggerhead sea turtle was released Monday after receiving treatment at the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife.

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  6. Gov. Scott ceremoniously signs Lake O reservoir billRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LAKE HARBOR, Fla. Gov. Rick Scott ceremoniously signed a bill on Friday that includes money to speed construction of a reservoir south of Lake Okeechobee.

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  7. Whale euthanized after beaching itself in SanibelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. An 8-foot whale was euthanized Wednesday after beaching itself on Lighthouse Beach, despite several attempts to save it.

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  8. CROW releases injured green sea turtle back into waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. The Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife helped a green sea turtle make it back into the water Friday.

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  9. Sanibel shark hunter meets Vice President Pence after catching 500-pound fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. A relaxing shark tagging lesson on the beach near West Gulf Drive Wednesday turned into an 11-hour battle with a rare fish and a visit from Vice President Mike Pence.

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  10. Outsourced effort targets out-of-state drivers who skip tollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The county recently renewed a contract with Law Enforcement Systems LLC to track down toll violators from outside Florida. About 20,500 out-of-state drivers failed to pay for trips across the county's three toll bridges in 2016, adding up to $55,000 in lost revenue.

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  11. Traffic clears on Periwinkle Way after temporary roadblockRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. Traffic has resumed as normal on Periwinkle Way after a disabled semi-trailer truck temporarily created a roadblock Thursday afternoon, Sanibel police said.

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  12. FDLE releases video of Sanibel officer-involved shooting aftermathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Jon Hay, 49, of Sanibel, was charged with four counts of attempted first-degree murder on a law enforcement officer after Jared Ciccone, a Sanibel police officer, was shot in the shoulder while working a traffic stop on Nov. 20, 2016. "I think his intent was to kill me," Ciccone said in an interview with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

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  13. Home invasion puts Sanibel residents on edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. A man broke into a recreational vehicle while at least one resident was home early Saturday morning, the Sanibel Police Department said.

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  14. New study highlights benefits of Lake O reservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla. A new study is music to the ears of Lee County residents negatively affected by flows from Lake Okeechobee over the last few years.

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  15. Orphaned baby otters treated at CROW clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. Two orphaned baby otters are recovering at the Clinic for the Rehabilitation for Wildlife after their mother was legally trapped at the Iona Ranch mobile home park on McGregor Boulevard.

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  16. CROW helps baby otter search for new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    SANIBEL, Fla. An orphaned baby otter found in Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday is now finding hope at the Clinic for the Rehabilitation for Wildlife.

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  17. Which stories made the list? Our most clicked-on articles of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    From assaults on law enforcement to a mass shooting and severe weather, more people visited winknews.com this year than ever before to read the latest details. Sanibel police officer Jarred Ciccone was shot in the shoulder during a traffic stop in November.

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  18. $8M bond set for Sanibel officer shooting suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Jon Hay, 49, was formally charged last week with four counts of attempted first-degree murder on a law enforcement officer stemming from multiple Nov. 20 encounters that shook the normally serene island community. Hay is accused of shooting at officer Jarred Ciccone in his shoulder during a traffic stop on Periwinkle Way.

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  19. 1 injured in Sanibel condo fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    At least one person has been injured following a fire Sunday afternoon at the Blind Pass Condominiums on 5117 Sea Bell Road, according to a Sanibel Police press release. One person is being transported to a hospital, according to a press release.

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  20. baseball-gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The conference attracts top-level decision makers interested in networking and growing their games. Thousands of athletes are being represented by 40 executives at the Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort and Spa.

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