9-1-1

This week, the nation is recognizing Public Safety Telecommunications Week, honoring those otherwise known as 9-1-1 operators. “Our communications officers are a crucial part in our efforts to...

Hospital looks for funding

On April 11, Marathon City Council agreed to draft a resolution in support of a new taxing district to support the rebuilding of Fishermen’s Community Hospital, which...
Michael McDonald

Michael McDonald plays Key West

By THOMAS FILE We all know that voice. It might be from his early career making hits with Steely Dan and the Doobie Brothers, or from his chart-topping solo...

Turtle hurdles: Prognosis remains static

It had been exactly two weeks since the storm rolled through and still there wasn’t a single boat within earshot or sight. The water was flat as...

Water receding soon, nearshore waters are unsafe

According to the National Weather Service in Key West winds are still gusting 50 to 70 mph across the Keys. There is no official confirmation that the...

UPDATE: Snake Creek Bridge is OK according to Islamorada Fire Chief Terry Abel

UPDATE: Snake Creek Bridge is OK according to Islamorada Fire Chief Terry Abel. Snake Creek Bridge is okay Monroe County officials were receiving eye witness reports that the...

From us at The Weekly…

Monroe County Firefighters and Sheriff Deputies to enter Keys around noon As Hurricane Irma churns past the lower Florida Keys, Monroe County emergency management is being “thoughtful and...

Hurricane Irma projected to make landfall in Middle and Upper Keys

LEAVE NOW HURRICANE IRMA’S FORECASTED TO MAKE LANDFALL IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER KEYS, LIFE THEATENING STORM SURGE AND WIND IS FORECASTED  As of 5 a.m., Hurricane Irma is 55...

Monroe County closes KW airport, animal shelters; LKMC closes too

According to Monroe County:   The Key West International Airport will close Wednesday night after the last flight due to TSA’s security checkpoint ceasing the screening of airline...

HURRICANE IRMA: From the City of Marathon

As of 11 a.m., Hurricane Irma is located about 225 miles east of Antigua. It has maximum sustained winds of 180 mph, and is moving west at...