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  1. Keys officials said they didn't need help with post-Irma cleanup - but email says otherwiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | The Miami Herald

    A federal audit looking into controversial and lucrative emergency debris removal contracts approved by the state after Hurricane Irma blasted the Keys last year was launched by Florida members of Congress who said Monroe County never requested the state come in and help with debris removal. But a Sept.

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  2. Hurricane Irma destroyed or severely damaged 4,000 homes in 2017 in the Florida Keys.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    A Miami developer wants to build 279 units of workforce housing on three waterfront parcels on Stock Island that now house trailer parks. Integra Investments recently finished buying the three spots: 6125 Second St., which is Tropic Palms Mobile Home Park; 5700 Laurel Ave., which is Waters Edge Colony Mobile Home Park; and 6325 First St., a trailer park without a formal name.

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  3. Hurricane Irma destroyed about 1,100 buildings throughout the Keys, not including trailers.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    The state is preparing a 1,300-unit rescue to the affordable housing crisis that has gripped the Florida Keys but, to make it happen, it has had to bend some rules that planners say may only make the problem worse. The governor and Cabinet are expected to hear a report Wednesday on a plan by the governor's Department of Economic Opportunity to allow the development of multi-family housing units for working people throughout the Keys.

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  4. A Florida Keys manatee needs help as it has become entangled in fishing line.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Researchers and wildlife officials are searching the Middle Keys for a seven-foot-long manatee that has become entangled in fishing line, with the line tied around both of its pectoral flippers. It has been seen several times in the Coco Plum area of Marathon and earlier this week was spotted near 10th Avenue in Key Colony Beach, Stella said.

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  5. It seemed like a gift. But 1,300 units of affordable housing has been a headacheRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Florida Keys business leaders on Thursday urged the Monroe County Commission to endorse Gov. Rick Scott's gift of 1,300 new affordable housing building permits for an area where growth is mandated by the state. "None of us can find the employees we need, or if we can find them, they can't stay here," said Joe Walsh, a developer who owns several Key West restaurants.

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  6. Grand jury indicts five men in connection with large Cuban migrant landing in the KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    A federal grand jury indicted five men this week on human smuggling charges in connection to 40 Cubans who landed on Sugarloaf Key in the summer of 2016, which was the height of a wave of migration coming from the communist island country before a major policy change stemmed the flow. Six months later, the Obama administration, in one of its last significant decisions, ended the controversial wet-foot, dry-foot policy that granted special immigration status to those fleeing Cuba who reached U.S. soil.

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  7. He was found guilty of human smuggling. But hea s out on bond now because of this.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    A Key Colony Beach man convicted on human smuggling charges in 2017 is out on bond pending appeal, arguing that had he not been pulled over in 2014 for suspicion of illegal dumping in Marathon, authorities never would have found a South American woman who was one of several he illegally imported into the country over a three-year window. Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested Lawrence Blessinger, 68, on a felony dumping charge after his Lincoln Mark LT pickup was seen parked next to a 6-foot-high, 8-foot-long pile of tree debris at the end of Pescayo Avenue off Coco Plum Drive in Marathon in December 2014.

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  8. In this photo provided by Daniel Johnson, USA Swimmer Cullen Jones...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    In this photo provided by Daniel Johnson, USA Swimmer Cullen Jones helps Tavion Traynham with the kick board while giving swim lessons to six 8-year-olds at the Butler-Gast YMCA in Omaha on Friday, March 14, 2008. USA Swimming hopes the learn-to-swim program will strengthen efforts to lower minority drowning rates and draw more blacks into the sport.

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  9. The suspect shut the car door on a copa s hand. Then, a bullet was firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    It was just before 7 a.m. when Key Colony Beach police officer Charles Griffith stopped a car on Duck Key because one of its headlights wasn't working. The situation quickly got dicey: When Griffith said he smelled weed, the suspect ignored orders to get out of the car and fled.

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