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Wet weather 4/29/15 (Source: CBS4)

Wet Wednesday Soaks South Florida’s Streets

The rain and storms around South Florida, from homes struck by lightning to flooded fields and heavy traffic, left its mark in many places by Wednesday morning.

04/29/2015

Brandon Funkhouser mug (Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Florida Keys Police Arrest Sleeping Burglar

Police in the Keys arrested a 30-year-old man Sunday for entering an elderly man’s sailboat, refusing to leave, and then falling asleep on the victim’s couch.

04/27/2015

Sean Michael Stacey  (Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Inmate Escapes While Working As A Trusty In The Keys

An inmate from the jailed in the Florida Keys escaped from custody while working as a trusty.

04/24/2015

Royal Caribbean International's Liberty of the Seas  (Source: CBS4)

Search Continues For Missing Cruise Ship Passenger

The search continues for a man who fell from a cruise ship about 20 miles off the coast of the Keys.

03/24/2015

Abel Jesse O’Dwyer (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Marathon Man Reportedly Caught With Stash Of Pot, Xanax

A late night traffic stop led to the arrest of Marathon man who reportedly had a stash of drugs in his truck and home.

02/01/2015

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Canadian Man Dies Shortly After Dive Offshore Of Key Largo

The exact cause of death remains unknown for a Canadian tourist who died shortly after a 38-foot dive at reef offshore of Key Largo.

01/30/2015

Florida Keys

Dock Company Offers $5K Reward For Info On Mutilated Pelicans

It’s happened before and it’s happening again…dozens of brown pelicans have been found mutilated.

01/19/2015

Brandon Dodson and Flagler the dolphin splash each other at Dolphin Research Center Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, in Marathon, Fla. The interactive experience with the dolphins was a facet of Soldier Ride, which has 60 vets -- most suffering severe injuries from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan -- biking segments of the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. The event is staged by the Wounded Warrior Project to help restore injured soldiers' physical and emotional well-being. It concludes in Key West Sunday, Jan. 11. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau Photo)

Wounded Warriors Get Inspiration Therapy In The Keys

About 60 wounded military veterans got some inspiration therapy during their Soldier Ride that concludes in Key West on Sunday.

01/10/2015

A small plane landed short of the runway in the Florida Keys on January 3, 2015, ending up in salt ponds with passengers on board

Plane Lands Short Of Runway In Florida Keys, 6 On Board

A small plane landed short of the runway in the Florida Keys on Saturday, ending up in salt ponds with passengers on board.

01/03/2015

Spencer Slate, garbed as Santa Claus, scuba dives in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, off Islamorada, Fla. Each year, Slate dons the costume to provide underwater holiday photo opportunities for his dive shop customers as a fundraiser to sponsor Christmas gifts for a local children's charity.  (Frazier Nivens/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)


Scuba Diving Santa Submerges In Florida Keys Sanctuary

A Florida Keys version of Santa Claus ditched the sleigh and instead took to the sea.

12/20/2014

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