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  1. Here are the richest people in Florida who made the Forbes 400 listRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The Miami Herald

    The inventor of Rockstar energy drinks. The founders of Best Buy and Slim-Fast. A chewing gum tycoon.

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  2. Are mana s death, womana s brutal machete attack related?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | The Miami Herald

    Monroe County Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating the death of a man found on Boot Key Friday morning, Sept. 28, and a machete attack on a woman living on a boat in Boot Key Harbor the night before.

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  3. Two teens dropped a friend off in the Keys. A a strong odora sent them to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Three Miami-Dade County teens were arrested in the Florida Keys on felony drug charges after Monroe County deputies found marijuana and a scale usually used for selling narcotics in their car. Two are in county jail Three Miami-Dade County teens were arrested in the Florida Keys on felony drug charges after Monroe County deputies found marijuana and a scale usually used for selling narcotics in their car.

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  4. One year after Irma, this Keys hospital is open but awaits a $40-million rebuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Sen. Marco Rubio chats with Adrian and Stephanie Besil and their twin baby sons, Joaquin and Julian, who were born just after Hurricane Irma a year ago. Stephanie evacuated from Key Largo before Irma hit and was admitted into Baptist Hospital in Miami, where she delivered her twin sons on Sept 23. Fishermen's Community Hospital in Marathon was severely damaged by Hurricane Irma.

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  5. One thing learned after Irma in the Keys - you've got to get residents back home soonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    After Hurricane Irma hit the Florida Keys in September 2017, police controlled access at a checkpoint in Florida City to re-enter the Keys, leaving many residents angry that they could not return to their homes. Under a new program, Monroe County has started a volunteer program called the Monroe Emergency Reserves Corps.

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  6. I'm not going anywhere.' Irma took their homes, but these Florida Keys people have plans.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | The Miami Herald

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  7. He got caught with almost 200 lobsters in his trunk, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    A Marathon man is facing more than 300 conservation violations after police say they found almost 200 wrung lobster tails in the trunk of his car and 150 of them were undersized. A Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputy pulled over Yordy Escalante Carrillo, 25, around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday on U.S. 1 in Marathon for an "unreadable tag," Deputy Michael Maleta wrote in his report.

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  8. After the DUI suspect failed to flee by land, cops say he tried to flee by seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    A Florida Keys DUI suspect did a criminal triathlon, according to cops - trying to escape by vehicle, foot and swim. After Tralka got pulled out of the water, he went to Monroe County Jail on felony fleeing a law enforcement officer at a high rate of speed; felony fleeing a lawn enforcement officer with lights and siren active; reckless driving; DUI property damage; leaving the scene of a crash involving damage to property; misdemeanor DUI with blood alcohol level of .20 or higher; and resisting an officer, obstruction without violence.

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  9. In the Florida Keys, crews have cleared 4 of 103 canals set for cleanup from Hurricane IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Nearly one year after Hurricane Irma trashed canals across the Florida Keys, four were cleaned up in the first week of debris removal - a $49.2 million project for Monroe County. More than 700 cubic yards of vegetation and construction or demolition debris were removed from 11 canals, said county spokeswoman Cammy Clark.

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  10. She thought her husband had returned to get something. The man then attacked her.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Monroe County Sheriff's Office detectives are looking for a man who they say broke into a Marathon woman's house Saturday morning while she was home and beat her, tried to suffocate her and demanded she give him money. The woman fought off the attacker, but not before he left her with injuries to her face and head, said Adam Linhardt, sheriff's office spokesman.

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  11. Three charged with depositing stolen checks at Keys bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    The checks were likely stolen from mailboxes in Central Florida and were flagged Aug. 2 by a manager at a Centennial Bank branch in Marathon, according to an arrest report. Marcos Vila, 28, faces one count of grand theft and two counts of passing forged checks.

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  12. Cops catch Keys man accused of brutalizing small dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    A Florida Highway Patrol trooper arrested a Marathon man accused of slamming a small dog to the ground, breaking the animal's pelvis. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office put out an alert to the public Tuesday afternoon to be on the lookout for Sean Booth Chidester, 35, who was described as possibly "armed and dangerous" and possibly carrying an illegal firearm.

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  13. Former Keys restaurant owner gets prison for child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    A former Marathon resident and one-time owner of a popular Middle Keys restaurant and bar was sentenced to four years in prison last week on 10 counts of child porn possession. Michael Savinelli, 50, originally faced a total of 76 counts of possession of child pornography - one count each for every pornographic image found on his computer.

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  14. The restaurant staff worked OT. They didna t get it a " and Porkya s had to payRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Porky's Bayside was forced to pay employees more than $73,000 in back wages after violating overtime and record-keeping laws, the U.S. Department of Labor said. Porky's Bayside was forced to pay employees more than $73,000 in back wages after violating overtime and record-keeping laws, the U.S. Department of Labor said.

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  15. Arrests before lobster miniseason beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Canadian filmmaker Rob Stewart disappeared after a deep-water dive in the Florida Keys in 2017. His body was found with the help of a remotely operated underwater vehicle and was recovered by a team of divers.

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  16. This Keys hospital took a knockout blow from Irma. Ten months later, ita s still on its feet.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Rick Freeberg, CEO of Fishermen's Community and Mariners Hospitals, inside the future nursing unit near the observation and inpatient rooms. Fishermen's Hospital in Marathon, which is owned by Baptist Health South Florida, reopened on Monday after they brought in modular structures so it can function as a hospital on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.

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  17. Irma destroyed this Keys hospital. Now, it will get some big help a " thanks to new tax.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    Since Hurricane Irma struck, Marathon's Fishermen's Community Hospital has been operating out of a field unit made up of tents and shipping containers. Since Hurricane Irma struck, Marathon's Fishermen's Community Hospital has been operating out of a field unit made up of tents and shipping containers.

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  18. 'Equivalent to manslaughter.' Families of Spanish tourists sue truck driver, employerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    MarA a LA3pez-Bermejo RossellA3, Margarita CortA s-Pardo, Ana GaitA n DA az and Teresa SA nchez Quetglas are seen together on a recent cruise trip. The four friends were visiting South Florida from Spain when they were killed in a car crash in the Florida Keys on March 5. MarA a LA3pez-Bermejo RossellA3, Margarita CortA s-Pardo, Ana GaitA n DA az and Teresa SA nchez Quetglas are seen together on a recent cruise trip.

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  19. Driving to the Keys for the Fourth? Here are 7 ways to avoid a traffic nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    In the Upper Keys, Key Largo has a parade from 10 a.m. to noon on July 4 . Northbound traffic will be closed at mile marker 97 from 9:30 to 9:45 a.m. In the Upper Keys, Key Largo has a parade from 10 a.m. to noon on July 4 .

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  20. 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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