Marathon

A patriotic July 4th pooch.  (Source: CBS4)

July 4th Fun In The Florida Keys

If you’re heading down to the Keys over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, you may want to check out how the locals celebrate Independence Day.

07/02/2015

David Gross (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Marathon Man Accused Of Animal Cruelty

A Marathon man was arrested after he allegedly beat and tried to hang his dog.

06/17/2015

(Source: CBSLosAngeles)

Marathon Pilot Saves Animals’ Lives

One Marathon man is saving animals’ lives by flying them to new homes.

06/14/2015

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

Contestants in the Seven Mile Bridge Run near Marathon, Fla., approach the span's highest point Saturday, April 5, 2014. The annual event attracted 1,500 runners who ran over the longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. The run began in 1982 to help herald the completion of a federally funded construction program that built 37 new bridges in the Keys. (Source: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Seven Mile Bridge To Close Saturday For Race

If you’re planning a trip to lower Keys this weekend take note, the Seven Mile Bridge will be closed for several hours for the annual race.

04/17/2015

Gas station attack (Source: CBS4)

“Homeless Man” Attacks Man At Gas Station For One Dollar

A man went on a violent rampage Monday at a gas station in Miami—and the alleged victim said it was all over a dollar bill.

02/10/2015

Agustin Rodriguez, 37, and Dayro Alonso, 35, were arrested for allegedly stealing a flatbed trailer in Marathon. (Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Two Hialeah Men Arrested For Stealing Flatbed Trailer

Two Hialeah men are facing grand theft charges after they allegedly drove a semi- truck to Marathon and used it to steal a large flatbed trailer.

01/10/2015

Bette Zirkelbach checks a Kemp's ridley sea turtle's heart rate Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital in Marathon, Fla. The hospital received 30 cold-stunned Kemps ridley turtles to care for after they were rescued suffering hypothermia on a Cape Cod Bay, Mass., beach. The species is endangered, according to NOAA Fisheries. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Turtles Recovering At Florida Keys Facility

Staff at a Florida Keys based Turtle hospital are take care of 30 endangered sea turtles suffering from hypothermia.

11/26/2014

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Hit Man Email Scam Circulating In The Fla. Keys

Authorities said Florida Keys residents need to be on the lookout for scary emails claiming to come from a “professional hit man.”

11/20/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Monroe County Detectives Investigating Boat Related Thefts  

A number of boating accessory thefts have been reported throughout Marathon.

11/17/2014

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