MARINERS HOSPITAL’S ICU UNIT WINS PRESTIGIOUS AWARD

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The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) recently awarded a silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence to the intensive care unit (ICU) at Mariners Hospital.

WOLTZ: I’M TURNING 50, NOW WHAT? PART 2

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A few weeks ago we discussed preventive screenings that all of us should do depending on our age.  This week I will narrow down to...

CAN KEY WEST CONTROL NEW YEAR’S EVE CROWDS? NO DECISION YET.

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Tens of thousands of people will be somewhere in Key West on New Year’s Eve, but city officials haven't decided on crowd control measures. They discussed their...

BREAKING NEWS: KEY WEST OFFICERS MAKE MULTIPLE MASK ARRESTS WEDNESDAY NIGHT

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Key West police and city code officers arrested multiple people Wednesday night on Duval Street for not wearing masks, then obstructing justice by refusing to sign the...

KEY WEST OFFICIALS CONSIDER PROTECTIVE MEASURES FOR NEW YEAR’S EVE

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What, if anything, should the city do to limit the spread of COVID-19 on New Year’s Eve, when shoulder-to-shoulder crowds congregate throughout downtown Key West? Do nothing and...

Marathon locals weigh in on challenging year

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Editor’s note: The coronavirus pandemic brought some of the first cases to the Florida Keys in March and changed our island life in ways no one could...

BREAKING NEWS: KEY WEST OFFICIALS TALK NEW YEAR’S EVE RESTRICTIONS TONIGHT

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What, if anything, should the city do to limit the spread of COVID-19 on New Year’s Eve, when shoulder-to-shoulder crowds congregate throughout downtown Key West? Do nothing and...

THERE’S A NEW COVID TEST IN TOWN, AND IT’S PAINLESS

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Turn your head to the left and cough twice. No, this isn’t a test for a hernia, rather a new collection method to test for COVID-19 called...

TIME RUNNING OUT FOR RENT & MORTGAGE REIMBURSEMENT

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Monroe County received $13 million in CARES Act funds. Part of it — $1.43 million — is to help Keys residents with rent and mortgage payments missed...

YOUNG BOY ON THE UP AND UP FOLLOWING SERIOUS HEALTH SCARE

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Islamorada’s Zane Wampler eagerly awaits the day he’s able to ride his bicycle and return to the classroom at Plantation Key School to see his peers.  If his...