KEY DEER SHOOTING RAISES QUESTIONS ABOUT AGENCY RESPONSE TIMES

0
The widely publicized shooting of an endangered Key deer on Big Pine Key remains under investigation by federal authorities. But for locals, the death of another protected...

MONROE COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT MONITORS SUBTROPICAL STORM NICOLE

0
Monroe County Emergency Management, in coordination with the National Weather Service in Key West and the Florida Division of Emergency Management, is closely monitoring Subtropical Storm Nicole. At this...

DECISION DAY: YOUR ONE-STOP SHOP FOR THE 2022 ELECTION

0
The 2022 general election is upon us. Tuesday, Nov. 8 will decide the balance of power in national governing bodies as well as a number of crucial local...

SIGSBEE CHARTER SCHOOL WANTS ITS ‘FAIR SHARE’ OF CONSTRUCTION FUNDS

0
Sigsbee Charter School, and the board that operates it, were frustrated and disappointed last week, when school district officials discussed a five-year plan for school and athletic...

IN PICTURES: KEY WEST DRIES OUT, DUSTS OFF & CLEANS UP IN THE WAKE...

0
While Key West remained just out of reach of Hurricane Ian’s Category 4 ferocity, the island city was pummeled Tuesday afternoon and night by tropical storm winds...

STORM UPDATE: SCHOOLS TO REOPEN FRIDAY; SURGE FLOODING STILL IMPACTING UPPER KEYS

0
The worst is over for the Florida Keys, where damage assessments and repairs are now the primary focus following flooding and tropical storm winds spawned by Hurricane...

STORM UPDATE: SURGES SLOW TO RECEDE ON GULF SIDE; SCHOOLS CLOSED THURSDAY

0
The majority of Monroe County’s emergency management coordination call at 3 p.m. Wednesday focused on the remaining storm surge and resulting flooding on the gulf side of...

FLORIDA KEYS RESIDENTS COUNT THEIR BLESSINGS AS IAN HAMMERS WEST COAST

0
Key West’s fallen trees and floodwaters, power outages and impassable roads were put into perspective Wednesday afternoon, as Hurricane Ian unleashed its full fury on Florida’s west...

6 MORE CUBAN MIGRANTS RESCUED AFTER VESSEL SANK IN HURRICANE IAN OFF THE FLORIDA...

0
A search and rescue effort by the U.S. Coast Guard continues after a vessel carrying more than 20 Cuban migrants sank not far from Stock Island. U.S. Customs...

MONROE COUNTY FIRE RESCUERS READY TO ASSIST RESIDENTS AFTER HURRICANE IAN

0
Downed trees, road flooding and debris were left in the wake of Hurricane Ian’s passing to the west of Key West and the Lower Keys. With assessment...