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  1. He died with his throat slashed after a fight. Ita s listed as hurricane-relatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A pre-Hurricane Irma homicide in Key West will go to a grand jury this month for a decision on whether it was murder or self-defense. A knife fight between two men at the high-end Steamplant Condos on Truman Avenue ended with the worst of it going to Jason Fitzgerald Henthorne, 47, of Wooster, Ohio, who died after his throat was slashed, according to a source close to the investigation.

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  2. This is an aerial view of the Monroe County Detention Center on Stock Island.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    If you get arrested in the Upper Keys, even for a minor infraction, expect to spend your jail time in Key West. Because of staff shortages in the wake of Hurricane Irma, the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, which runs the three jails in the Keys, is sending all inmates to the Monroe County Detention Center on Stock Island after they're booked either at the Plantation Key or Marathon jails.

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  3. The parks in the Keys took a big hit a " and wona t be the same for monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Storm-weary residents of the Florida Keys looking for relaxation may be turned away from more than a dozen public parks now closed by Monroe County for safety. Hurricane Irma destroyed or severely damaged facilities at parks and boat ramps from Key West to Key Largo, reveals a summary released Friday by the county.

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  4. Monroe County is experiencing higher than predicted King tides.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    "Monroe County is experiencing higher than predicted King tides, running about .75 foot above the original prediction from the National Oceanographic Atmospheric Administration of .51 feet for Key West," said Cammy Clark, spokesperson for Monroe County. As other regions possibly experience even higher differentials, officials are monitoring high tides, rain and heavy winds out of the east.

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  5. Gov. Rick Scott and Key West hotel owner Robert Spottswood speak to reporters Wednesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Gov. Rick Scott trumpeted Florida Keys tourism, while adding that debris removal and housing for the displaced are also priorities, in the wake of Hurricane Irma, which roared over the island chain Sept. 9 and 10. "Key West and the Florida Keys are open for business," Scott said Wednesday to cheers from members of the business community gathered at the Marriott Beachside Hotel in Key West.

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  6. Trailers to house storm victims are in the Keys. But no onea s in themRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A week after the first travel trailers to house displaced hurricane victims arrived in the Keys, they remain in storage in Key West with no apparent immediate plan to get people in them. The Florida Division of Emergency Management said in a statement Tuesday that "the temporary housing units in Monroe County are staged in Key West for just-in-time delivery to ensure that empty units are not sitting in the public eye.

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  7. Key West football team plays first game since Hurricane IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Captains of Key West's football team meet with captains from host La Salle on Tuesday afternoon before their game. The Conchs beat La Salle 48-13 in their first game since Hurricane Irma swept through the Florida Keys on September 10. Captains of Key West's football team meet with captains from host La Salle on Tuesday afternoon before their game.

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  8. This man got mad at his girlfriend. So he threw her moma s ashes at her, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A Key West man was jailed after police said he injured his girlfriend with the glass urn that contained her mother's ashes. Chad Rupp, 26, was arrested after police responded to the Burger King parking lot at 2120 N. Roosevelt Blvd. at 11:42 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a battery.

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  9. In the Keys, workers already struggled to find affordable housing. Then Irma hit.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Francis Landry had his trailer home in Marathon destroyed during Hurricane Irma. With affordable housing scant, and figuring only to get worse in the Florida Keys, he is not sure he can afford to rebuild and stay in the Keys.

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  10. Justice in paradise: Criminal court returns to the Florida Keys after Hurricane IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Like many of the drifters who call the Florida Keys home, Kenneth Alsip got busted for trespassing. Only this time, he spent more time in jail than usual, 30 days in all, ping-ponged between Key West and Palm Beach County because of a hurricane named Irma.

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  11. Duo who caught, hog-tied endangered Key deer plead guilty in federal courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    This full-grown buck was found tied up and bleeding in the trunk of a car in Little Torch Key in July. The car's driver said he wanted to take pictures with the endangered Key deer.

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  12. The Keys will officially reopen to tourists Sunday, nearly 3 weeks ahead of scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    The Florida Keys will officially welcome back visitors as early as Sunday, nearly a full three weeks ahead of its original schedule. The reopening is largely based on a need to support local businesses that rely heavily on tourism, the region's No.

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  13. Giant waves sent by Hurricane Irma crash in Key WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Ronyde Christina Ponthieux, a 10-year-old Miami Shores Elementary student and young leader in the Haitian Women of Miami, advocated for an 18-month extension for temporary protected status for Haitians. Monday marks the one year anniversary of Jose Fernandez, Emilio Macias and Eduardo Rivero's tragic death after their boat crashed into a jetty off South Beach on Sunday, Sept.

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  14. Unofficial death toll from Hurricane Irma now stands at 75 across the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A patient at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills is transported on Tuesday across the street to a hospital. Eleven people from the center died after Hurricane Irma knocked out the facility's air conditioning.

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  15. a The mold is just gonzo.a Keys homeless come back to grueling work or nothing at allRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    David and Dee Thorne hug near their heavily damaged home on Big Pine Key. In the wake of Hurricane Irma, they are living in an RV on the lot as they begin to repair the house.

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  16. In the Florida Keys, riding out the storm may not have been the best choice. But it was enlightening.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Something felt different about this one, this Irma. I'm from New York and moved to Fort Lauderdale in 1987.

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  17. Lower Keys gets most of its power backRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, more than 23,000 Keys Energy Services' customers - out of 29,000 - have now had their power restored. According to Keys Energy Services on Thursday, power has largely been restored in the following areas: Key West to the Crane Boulevard area of Sugarloaf Key, Summerland Key, Cudjoe Gardens and the north side of Ramrod Key.

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  18. Hurricane Irma-related deaths up to 14 in Florida KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    View of a destroyed home that was toppled by Hurricane Irma in Big Pine Key on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017.

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  19. Flights at Key West airport to resume after Irma shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Monroe County's Key West International Airport will resume commercial service on Wednesday after being shut down because of Hurricane Irma. The Transportation Security Administration inspected the airport and gave the green light to resume commercial service on Tuesday, Monroe County officials said.

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  20. Some Florida Keys schools to open Monday. For others hit by Irma, it could be much longerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Boats block the Overseas Highway after Hurricane Irma surge tossed debris, boats, cars, sheds, and appliances onto the highway throughout the middle Keys. Because of the cleanup and continued power outages, some Keys schools will remain closed until early October.

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