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WINK News off air due to Hurricane Ian

FORT MYERS Storm surge and a flood brought by Hurricane Ian has interrupted the WINK News broadcast. The power went out just before 5 p.m., but anchors Lois Thomas and Chris Cifatte and Chief Meteorologist Matt Devitt continued to broadcast on Facebook for a period of...

Power outages across Southwest Florida

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA – We are monitoring power outages happening across Southwest Florida due to Hurricane Ian. Outages From FPL – as of September 28th at 6:00 pm: CHARLOTTE COUNTY – 122,370 COLLIER COUNTY – 159,070 DESOTO COUNTY – 4,280 GLADES COUNTY – 1,750 HENDRY...

What to know if your power goes out during Hurricane Ian

CAPE CORAL, Fla. (WBBH) — There have already been power outages reported in southwest Florida ahead of Hurricane Ian’s arrival, and more outages are expected as the storm barrels through. NBC2 spoke with the Lee County Electric Cooperative and has advice for if you do...