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Destin, Florida is located in Okaloosa County. Zip codes in Destin, FL include 32541, 32540, and 32550. The median home price in Destin is $449,000 which is roughly $209/per square foot. More Destin information.

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Local news for Destin, FL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

13 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

New music festival to benefit Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance

On Sept. 20, Boshamps Seafood & Oyster House of the Destin Harbor will host the inaugural Choctawhatchee Watershed Music Festival; a benefit concert to promote the health and sustainability of local waterways via the mission and objectives of the Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance of Northwest Florida State College.

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20 hrs ago | Metro UK News

Holidaymakers fail to spot the large hammerhead shark right behind them

This video which shows a shark hunting a stingray just behind two unsuspecting holidaymakers on a beach in Florida will have you looking over your shoulder the next time you go for a relaxing dip in the sea.

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Yesterday | Business Journal

Parker Rains, Fisher Brown Bottrell Insurance Inc.

Parker Rains moved from Destin, Fla., to Nashville seven months ago, where he is vice president of Fisher Brown Bottrell Insurance Inc. How is your new job different from the one you left? Becoming Vice President of the new Tennessee branch has been extremely exciting.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Man allegedly knocks woman's tooth out during fight

A 47-year-old Destin man is charged with knocking a woman's tooth out and destroying her guitar during a fight.

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Walton Sun

Emerald Coast Theatre Company launches fall theater programs

After a second successful summer season, Emerald Coast Theatre Company continues its mission to provide art education to the Northwest Florida region with three after school/weekend opportunities this fall.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Commissioners want Navarre pass decoupled from leaseholders issue

Santa Rosa County Commissioners don't believe the Navarre Beach leaseholders' right to own their property should be tied to reopening the Navarre pass.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Enjoy our beaches, much more during unofficial end to summer

After I'd finished today's cover story package, it occurred to me that I had forgotten to include the most obvious way to spend this lovely, long holiday weekend: Go to the beach.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

So long, summer: Holiday lineup includes fireworks, music

This weekend signals the unofficial end of summer, and there are plenty of fun things planned to help take your mind off that bit of sadness.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Stop on river yields crying surprise

Before Jennifer Andreachi could rescue a crying kitten stranded on the bank of Choctawhatchee River, she had to decide how to transport it.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Eglin dismisses charges against helicopter employees

Eglin Air Force Base has dismissed trespassing citations issued in March to two employees of Timberview Helicopters.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Live Blog: Local election results

Bob Cole, who has trailed all night to Jim Melvin, now leads 50.24 percent to 49.76 percent with 40 of 41 precincts reported.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Boston Proper opening at Destin Commons expansion

The newest retail store to come to the Destin Commons expansion opens its doors Friday.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Niceville man's military career celebrated by best friend

This photo of Stan Lockley was taken January 23, 1966, at Takhli Royal Air Force Base in Thailand, just after he finished his 100th mission over North Vietnam.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Land proposal puts Navarre pass in jeopardy

Navarre Beach leaseholders may soon own their properties, but the price could be the end of any remaining hope of ever reopening the Navarre pass.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Florida Trend

Domi Station, with 30 startups leasing space, opened in May.

Domi Station, a newly renovated urban incubator and co-working space, opened to entrepreneurs when Domi Ventures, a private partner with ties to venture capital, partnered with Leon County government.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Wounded warriors treated to a well-deserved fishing trip

Chuck Minkowski and Steve Bader, who both served in the Navy, smile as they carry their fish to the scale on Saturday August 23, 2014 after returning from a fishing trip in the Gulf of Mexico for the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors' Soldiers on the Water at the Destin Harbor in Destin, Fla.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Fla. Panhandle military beach is little-known gem

Alabama tourist Lance Du Bose has long enjoyed taking his family to a little-known spit of beach underneath a highway bridge on the Florida Panhandle, where there's sand, shade and shallow water and fewer visitors than the beaches in nearby Destin.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

USA Today

What's SUP? A perfect way to do yoga

First, the water. The resort's beach is reef protected, meaning the warm Hawaiian waters are calm and gentle which makes holding poses easier.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Walton Sun

Labor Day 2014 in Walton County

Labor Day Celebration : The merchants of Seaside host an end-of-summer celebration with family activities, movies and live music from 12-10 p.m. Aug. 29 at the Seaside Amphitheater.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

From Destin to the White House?

Kerry Bowers and his wife bought a motor coach in 2010, packed their bags and, as retirees do, left Destin to see the country.

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