Two Charged with Child Neglect

Two Big Pine Key residents were arrested Wednesday evening, charged with child neglect. Dispatchers received a report of a reckless driver. The caller said the male driver was...

Man Dies in the Water Offshore of Big Pine Key

A man’s body was pulled from the water just offshore of the Koehn Avenue Boat Ramp Sunday afternoon. No foul play is suspected in the death. Witnesses...

Habitat and DEP Clean-up

There is going to be some heavy equipment moving on Middle Torch Key. This coming Tuesday, Habitat for Humanity of Key West and the Lower Florida Keys will start cleaning up the old Baltuf Dump...

A Big Pine Key Woman is in Jail

charged with forcing her way into her mother’s house and attacking her Neighbors who lives on Avenue E heard someone screaming for help at about 9:20 pm. Wednesday....

Gibson and Griffin declare for Supervisor of Elections

Launch early campaigns for constitutional office Nearly 17 months before 2012 General Election a pair of Key West public servants have publicly announced their intention to run for...
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Leadership Monroe recognized by County Commission

Organization celebrates 20th Anniversary At this past Wednesday’s County Commission meeting, Mayor Heather Carruthers (Class XI), and her fellow commissioners congratulated Leadership Monroe County on its twentieth anniversary...

Teen Stabbed in Big Pine

A 17 year old from Big Pine Key was airlifted to Miami after another teen stabbed him in the back Friday afternoon on Big Pine Key. The incident...

FKCC to Graduate Upper Keys Basic Law Enforcement Academy

Florida Keys Community College’s Institute for Public Safety will celebrate the completion of Basic Law Enforcement Academy #41 with a graduation ceremony on Friday, July 1 at...
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Sheriff’s Colonel receives top award

American Legion names Rick Ramsay Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Sheriff’s Colonel Rick Ramsay traveled to Orlando this past weekend to accept an award from the American...