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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 $539,000 which is roughly $199/per square foot. More Destin information.

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Saturday | The Miami Herald

Panhandle fisherman report increase in big sharks

In Destin, Capt. Curt Gwin caught a 668-pound mako shark on April 10. On April 2, two men from Milton caught an 11-foot, 805-pound short fin mako.

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Saturday | Pensacola News Journal

Calendar: Saturday, April 19, 2014

There will be a series of eight paddles, weather permitting, beginning today at the canoe launch area near Rosamond Johnson Beach at Perdido Key Area and concluding on April 26 at Okaloosa Island, East Pass access, south of the Destin bridge.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

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Gulf Islands National Seashore Superintendent Dan Brown announced today that the public is invited to join him for an End-to-End Seashore Paddle of the Florida District.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Bee hive gets new home in Destin

When the staff at Fresh Start looked out the office window Wednesday afternoon, they were stunned to notice a swarm of bees hovering under a tree.

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Walton Sun

CVHN welcomes 4 members to the Board of Directors

Since fall of 2013, Children's Volunteer Health Network has welcomed four additional members to its Board of Directors.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Bridge collision report raises more questions

The U.S. Coast Guard has determined the dredge that struck the Brooks Bridge in March of 2013 had inexplicably been "adjusted and raised" after the barge carrying it negotiated passage beneath the Navarre Bridge.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Finest Living: Have a blast with the best of the best on April 24

The fourth annual Finest on the Emerald Coast, brought to you by the Northwest Florida Daily News and its sister papers, will showcase winners in more than 160 categories to help you experience the best the area has to offer.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

New approach to communication changes teen's life

It took Makayla Howell two months to learn the communication method that changed her life.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bradenton.com

Florida Gov. Scott touts $39 million in new funds for Department of Children & Families

Gov. Rick Scott, right talks to Amos Davis, left, Christy Davis, and Malik Davis before a press conference in Opa-locka to discuss proposed funding for the Department of Children and Families, Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

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WJHG-TV Panama City

Impact 100 is looking to add to its Membership

Two years ago, 100 Okaloosa and Walton County women formed Impact 100, agreeing that each of them would put-up $1,000 dollars to go to local non-profits.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

You thought winter was over? Think again

Northwest Florida residents could be waking up to record low temperatures Wednesday morning.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Pensacola News Journal

Gulf Island National Seashore to present seashore paddle

Gulf Islands National Seashore is inviting the public to join Superintendent Dan Brown on a unique excursion: an eight day paddle trip.

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Naples Daily News

Lee commissioners to consider allowing doggie dining

Naples resident David Miller sits with his Bichon Frise named Perki outside the Fifth Avenue Coffee Company while having coffee with friends on Tuesday, June 1, 2010 in Naples.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Have you seen this dog's missing motorcycle bag?

A Niceville dog and his owner are hoping someone finds and returns a side bag that fell off their Harley Davidson on Sunday afternoon.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Looming storms stir up the Gulf, but don't keep beachgoers away

As temperatures pushed toward 80 degrees, a light breeze kept people from getting too warm.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Women's group seeks to broaden community impact

Impact 100 of Northwest Florida started three years ago and uses its membership fee to provide at least one $100,000 grant a year to an area not-for-profit.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Bike Safety: Tips and FAQs

Bike Safety: Tips and FAQs

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Woman works to reunite ashes with family

For weeks, a box containing Helen Tuells Spore's cremated remains has waited in Renee Douglas' garage.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Walton Sun

Development underway in Walton

The Walton County Chamber of Commerce held its monthly Power of Business luncheon April 2 at Baytowne and hosted three power players who talked about the state of development in South Walton, and what's to come.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Captains: 11-day red snapper season could cause charters to go belly up

"Gonna hurt," said Capt. Mike Eller of news that charter boat and recreational fishermen will have only 11 days to reel in red snapper from the Gulf of Mexico this year.

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Flood Warning for Okaloosa County was issued at April 20 at 10:07PM EDT

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