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Watch WINK News Fort Myers Online


WINK News Fort Myers

Fort Myers/Naples, Florida
United States
BrandingWINK-TV (general)
WINK News (newscasts)
SloganSouthwest Florida’s News Leader
ChannelsDigital: 50 (UHF)
(to move to 31 (UHF))
Virtual: 11 (PSIP)
Subchannels(see article)
OwnerFort Myers Broadcasting Company
First air dateMarch 23, 1954 (64 years ago) (1954-03-23)
Call letters’ meaningFrom former sister radio station WINK-AM
Sister station(s)WXCW, WAXA, WINK-FM, WNPL, WTLQ-FM
Former channel number(s)11 (VHF analog, 1954–2009)
9 (VHF digital, 2008–2011)
Former affiliationsDuMont (1954–1955)
NBC (1954–1968)
ABC (1954–1974)
all secondary
Transmitter power1,000 kW
700 kW (CP)
Height443 m (1,453 ft)
416 m (1,365 ft) (CP)
Facility ID22093
Transmitter coordinates26°48′1″N 81°45′48″W / 26.80028°N 81.76333°W / 26.80028; -81.76333
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WINK News Fort Myers


Virtual Channel11
RF Channel50
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)444m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)453m
Network AffiliationCBS
Contact Street 12824 Palm Beach Blvd
Contact CityFort Myers
Contact StateFL
Contact Zip34134
Contact Phone239-338-4329
Additional DataFCC Station Information


WINK News Fort Myers CBS is the CBS affiliate in Fort Myers, FL that also serves the Naples, FL market as well. WINK News covers Fort Myers news, Fort Myers weather and Fort Myers traffic. The WINK sports departments also provides the latest South Florida sports news and highlights. In addition to providing local news and weather for Southwest Florida, this Fort Myers CBS station also broadcasts CBS National News, CBS entertainments as well as Miami Dolphins TV broadcasts. In addition to being known as WINK News, this station is also known as Fort Myers CBS, or simply by its FCC call sign of WINK TV. You can watch WINK News online via the WINK News live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WINK News Fort Myers CBS
Call Sign: WINK
Location: Fort Myers, Florida, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: CBS Fort Myers Homepage

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WINK News is owned by Fort Myers Broadcasting Company. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, CBS Fort Myers tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by CBS.

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Contact Fort Myers CBS

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 2824 Palm Beach Blvd Fort Myers, FL 33916-1590. Phone: 239-334-1111. Fax: 239-338-4383. Email: