NOAA Launches $97 Million Targeted Mission to Save Florida Reef Tract - A large body of water - Reef

NOAA Launches $97 Million Targeted Mission to Save Florida Reef Tract

On Dec. 9, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced an ambitious plan to restore seven reefs within the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary (FKNMS). The...
Governor appoints Cates to County Commission — Former Key West mayor to finish Kolhage’s term - A man smiling for the camera - Key West Citizen

Governor appoints Cates to County Commission

Craig Cates no longer has to mount an election campaign for his County Commission run. Governor Ron DeSantis called Cates Tuesday morning and, after a brief conversation,  appointed...
The real story of Zieg and Senmartin – Situation between warring councilmen escalates to arrests for theft and charges of ethics violation; plus a timeline of events - A large lawn in front of a house - Marathon

War between Marathon councilmen escalates to arrests for theft, ethics violations

Editor's note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified the charges against Zieg and Clavier. They have been charged with a second-degree misdemeanor of petit theft....
Florida Keys hosts climate summit - A group of people sitting at a table - Academic conference

Florida Keys hosts climate summit

It’s Tuesday afternoon and the Casa Marina Resort is buzzing with more than the usual tourist activity. A man wearing a tie-dyed shirt and sporting a long...
scott atwell, KEY WEST CHAMBER

KEY WESTER SCOTT ATWELL APPOINTED NEW EVP AND CEO OF KEY WEST CHAMBER

Native Key Wester Scott Atwell to succeed Virginia Panico as Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of the Greater Key West Chamber of Commerce Board of...
Key West man dies after fall during Fantasy Fest - A group of people on a street - Fantasy Fest

Key West man dies after fall during Fantasy Fest

A Key West man was pronounced dead early Sunday morning after a fall down the stairs of a local bar. Matthew Richard Farge, 28, was escorting a...
Roundtable

Everglades roundtable brings urgency, collaboration to forefront

Federal, state and local representatives voiced urgency and stressed collaboration on Everglades restoration during a recent roundtable gathering at Islamorada’s Founders Park Community Center. Talks kicked off the...
Last Irma Canal Cleanup

Public Invited to Celebrate Clearing of Last Irma Canal in NRCS Marine Debris Removal...

All are invited to attend a mini-celebration at the clearing of the last Hurricane Irma marine debris removal project canal funded through a United States Department of...
County Commissioner Mayor Pro Tem Kolhage Resigns from BOCC

County Commissioner Mayor Pro Tem Kolhage Resigns from BOCC

Monroe County District 1 Commissioner Danny Kolhage will resign his seat effective Nov. 30. “I regret to say that other personal commitments make it impossible for me to...