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  1. Another Key West man is killed in bike crash. It's the second one in a week.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Front www.keysnet.com

    An elderly Key West bicyclist was killed in a crash Tuesday after colliding with a pickup truck that was headed in the same direction on North Roosevelt Boulevard. Ragnar V. Hammerberg, 73, was pronounced dead Tuesday after the early morning crash at 3020 N. Roosevelt Blvd., outside Mattress Firm.

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  2. Keys motorcyclist killed in U.S. 1 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A 60-year-old Keys motorcyclist was killed on U.S. 1 after he lost control of his bike, police said. Clark Ray Terry, of Summerland Key, was headed south on the Overseas Highway at mile marker 39 when he lost control of his 2007 Harley-Davidson, which fell to the ground but kept moving onto the southbound shoulder, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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  3. What's causing all these dead fish in the Keys?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    "Yes, that is a high number of reports for any specific area in a short amount of time," Michelle Kerr, spokeswoman for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Research Institute, which tracks fish kills, said in an email Wednesday. The good news: Florida wildlife officials don't think it's part of a red tide or other type of algae bloom plaguing other parts of South Florida.

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  4. Senior citizen was selling weed at the sunset hotspot in Key West, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A senior citizen is accused of selling marijuana at Key West's Mallory Square, the famous spot for catching sunsets. Robert Bruce Decker, 72, of Summerland Key, was charged with felony marijuana possession with intent to sell.

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  5. He's accused of domestic violence. Cops say he used his ex's vehicle and a gravel roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A Florida man with robbery and violence in his past stole his ex-girlfriend's truck, then dragged her down a gravel road early Sunday, cops say. And when Monroe County sheriff's Deputy Jonathan Lane stopped Jerome Lee Fenner, 40, around U.S. 1 and Middle Torch Road, the agency said, "Fenner appeared drunk.

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  6. A school bus driver stopped on the highway - and told kids to find their own way homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A Florida Keys school bus driver last week pulled over on the side of busy U.S. 1 and told about 10 public school children to find their own rides home. But what caused the driver to park the bus is up for debate.

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  7. Celebrate the reef at Ocean FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Ocean enthusiasts and eco-travelers can salute the unique marine environment of the Florida Keys island chain, which includes the continental United States' only living coral barrier reef, Saturday, April 14, during Mote Marine Laboratory's Ocean Fest: A Community Celebration. The family-friendly free-admission event is set for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center, located at 35 E. Quay Road, and Key West's Truman Waterfront Park.

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  8. Motorcycle rider killed in U.S. 1 crash SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A Big Pine Key man died in a crash Sunday night while riding his motorcycle on U.S. 1, the Florida Highway Patrol said. James Wade Dillinger, 49, was on a 2012 Yamaha headed southbound at mile marker 31 at about 7:50 p.m. when he swerved to the left into the northbound turn lane where an SUV was, FHP said.

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  9. Fingers crossed for Keys cash as legislative session drawing to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Nothing will be final until the final gavel drops Friday but the Florida Legislature's state budget likely will include funding for several Florida Keys projects. "I think we are in an extremely positive position in terms of budget priorities, especially considering the more than half-a-billion dollars that we had to redirect after we passed the first version of our budget several weeks ago," state Rep. Holly Raschein said Tuesday via email.

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  10. Police: Mom 'tweaked' in truck while 5-year-old wandered alone and hungryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Two Summerland Key women were arrested for possession of MDMA after police said they were ingesting drugs in a parked truck on Big Pine Key while one's child wandered about outside hungry and dirty. Megan Burrell, 29, and Heather Reed, 37, were jailed Jan. 27 after police said they found several plastic bags containing the MDMA known as Molly or Ecstasy scattered all over the pickup they were inside of while parked near Watson Field on Big Pine.

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  11. Commission race now has three candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    So far, Middle and Lower Keys residents will have three options at the ballot box this fall for candidates to represent them on the Monroe County Commission. Two Lower Keys men have registered alongside Marathon's Michelle Coldiron inn hopes of representing District 2, which spans about 40 miles from Boca Chica Key in the Lower Keys north into a portion of Marathon.

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  12. Lower Keys businesses still hurting four months after IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | Front www.keysnet.com

    The number of jobs lost in the Lower Keys post-Hurricane Irma is still not available, but a snapshot of the businesses where she made landfall Sept. 10 is - and it's not pretty.

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  13. County seeks state funding for workforce housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A plan to build from 300 to 400 new units of affordable housing in the Florida Keys within two years was endorsed by Monroe County commissioners Wednesday as part of Hurricane Irma relief. However, a list of potential building sites was shortened and softened after Lower Keys residents objected to developments that could run contrary to the county's comprehensive land-use plan for the rural area.

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  14. Hurricane Irma costs, concerns go to commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Crews with the federal and state Emergency Support Function 10 response agency move a recovered vessel to a storage area in Marathon on Dec. 5 More than 2,000 boats have been recovered from Florida Keys waters. Crews with the federal and state Emergency Support Function 10 response agency move a recovered vessel to a storage area in Marathon on Dec. 5 More than 2,000 boats have been recovered from Florida Keys waters.

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  15. FEMA grant home repairs about to startRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Front www.keysnet.com

    There are now 199 households in the Florida Keys that have registered to have basic repairs made to their homes through the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Monroe County officials say. The Sheltering and Temporary Essential Power program known as STEP is a $10 million grant program in the Keys providing up to $20,000 in repairs to primary homes damaged but not destroyed by Hurricane Irma.

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  16. Police arrest driver in hit-and-run that left Keys woman deadRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | Front www.keysnet.com

    The Florida Highway Patrol on Tuesday arrested a man in connection with the Nov. 26 fatal hit-and-run death of a Keys woman who was left on the side of the road after being struck riding her bicycle. Rena Mondzioch, 43, was found dead near mile marker 26.5, having recently gotten off work at the nearby Boondocks Grille and Draft House.

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  17. Mote meets a gold standardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Mote Marine Laboratory's new coral reef research facility on Summerland Key has become the first U.S. Green Building Council LEED Gold Commercial certified building in Monroe County, Mote officials say. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.

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  18. Police find truck from hit-and-run fatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Police have found the truck they say was involved in a Lower Keys fatal hit-and-run crash Sunday that left a 43-year-old woman dead but the driver remains at large. A tip came into the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, which responded to Summerland Key to find the truck reportedly used in the crime, which happened early Sunday at mile marker 26.5. "When deputies observed the vehicle, they requested the Florida Highway Patrol respond," said Lt.

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  19. Looks like the Keys reef is as resilient as its peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Anyone knows an ant, can't - move a rubber tree plant. But he's got high hopes. He's got high apple pie, in the sky hopes.

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  20. Police: Big Pine woman jailed for driving with 9-year-old while under the influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A Sugarloaf Key woman was jailed Saturday after police said she was driving while intoxicated with her 9-year-old child near mile marker 19. A witness said the woman had driven into oncoming traffic on Summerland Key and nearly hit a guardrail on Sugarloaf Key multiple times, police said. Amber Walsh, 34, tested zero on a blood-alcohol test but appeared intoxicated and was caught with several prescription pills, some inside a bottle prescribed for someone else, along with some marijuana, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.

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