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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 $439,900 which is roughly $198/per square foot. More Destin information.

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

2 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

Community Kudos: Kind actions for others deserve recognition

Did you know that the pull tab on an aluminum can has more aluminum than the entire rest of the can? I don't know if that's true and it's too late on Friday to Snopes it, but it serves as a great lead in to this week's community kudos because ... A woman named Carol Streets called to report that her uncle, Dick Bresette, travels up to a tiny ... (more)

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6 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

EDITORIAL: Pulling OCT out by its routes

County commissioners will host a public hearing July 15 on the future of Okaloosa County Transit, the taxpayer-supported bus service, and when it's over OCT might be DOA.

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17 hrs ago | WPOC-FM Baltimore

Get to know the the country cutie and some of her favorite things

Jamie Lynn Spears has made quite the journey from Nickelodeon star to country singer.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Night at the Museum set for July 19, 20

The Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida presents Night at the Museum, a unique and fun event that has become so popular it will be held two nights, July 19 and 20. Night at the Museum takes guests on a guided tour where the Dream Players Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director Michael Fletcher, will bring history to life through ... (more)

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Destin grad honored by Reagan foundation

When Charlie Shackelford's mom insisted he apply to be one of the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholars, the teenager was skeptical.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Man arrested after 'taunting,' yelling at deputies

A 23-year-old Louisiana man is accused of trespassing and then "taunting" law enforcement who asked him to leave the property.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Woman leaves child in hot car to shop for jewelry

A 29-year-old Tennessee woman has been charged with leaving her four-year-old asleep in the car with the windows up while she browsed for jewelry.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Niceville considers easing alcohol sales limits

The city appears likely to lift some limits on alcohol sales in order to draw new businesses to the area.

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NOLA.com

Destin, Fla.: Sun and sand, but no strip clubs, website reports

Destin, Fla., officials didn't want to do it, but saw no other choice but to shell out $2.15 million to keep a strip club out of their city, known for its sugar-white beaches and emerald gulf waters, a website reported.

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KASH-FM Anchorage

Get to know the the country cutie and some of her favorite things

Jamie Lynn Spears has made quite the journey from Nickelodeon star to country singer.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Boaters rescue distressed swimmer in the East Pass

Jessie and Ryan Meeks go out on their boat every weekend. This past weekend looked to be no different until it suddenly was on Sunday.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

EDITORIAL: Destin's uncommon lesson

Congratulations to the folks in charge of Destin Commons. They managed to plan, build and open the shopping center's $40 million expansion without Walton County throwing another hissy fit.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

'Hey, look, it's a jet,' boy declares before realizing it's more than just a jet

When 3-year-old Trent was led into the restaurant by his mom, he first noticed a big airplane balloon floating on a string.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Fourth of July was a busy holiday, say first responders

While families were hosting barbecues and heading out to watch fireworks shows on the Fourth, local police and fire departments scrambled to keep their communities safe.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Port Orange needs leaders, not conflict What the heck is going on in...

What the heck is going on in Port Orange? The city that once ran like a Swiss watch lately resembles a cartoon timepiece with its springs and wheels exploding out the sides.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Snap happy: Our photo checklist to help you make the most of your memories

We've all been there. The vacation is over, you're off the beach and back to work.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Miami Herald

Gay tourism: Pursuit of the 'Pink Dollar' accelerates

We asked a few gay travel experts to suggest a lesser-known or up-and-coming LGBT hot spot that we may overlook when making travel plans.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Rescuers have busy day on the water

According to Bronson Coleman, battalion chief for the Destin Fire Department, there were several cases of boats bumping into each other.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Kaleo calling: College students experience life-changing visit

Kaleo impacted 20-year-old Valeria Banks in a big way. The nine-week experience encouraged the University of Arkansas student to seek God and make His name known.

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Sys-Con Media

Sandestin Hotel Offers Summer Savings for Extended Stays in Florida

Whether on the beach, golf course or checking out the local attractions, you have a special place to return to, relax and kick up your feet for a while.

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