Monroe County authorities arrested a man accused of attacking his brother-in-law with a sharp-edged weapon, deputies say may be a sword.
It has been a deadly few days in the Florida Keys for snorkelers.
An injured green sea turtle swam into the boat basin of the Turtle Hospital in the Florida Keys Thursday and was rescued.
A Marathon man is accused of mutilating a turtle and harvesting out of season lobster and undersized stone crab claws.
Authorities are questioning whether a man who went missing during a fishing trip may have left due to pending medicare fraud charges.
A man is being held in the Florida Keys without bond on charges that he had a mutilated a sea turtle in his possession and had violated marine regulations.
A deputy nearly shot a man this weekend after he allegedly found him waving a handgun around on a highway near Marathon.
A South Florida college student took home the prize for the men’s race on the Florida Keys’ Seven Mile Bridge run on Saturday.
The Seven Mile Bridge, longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway, is scheduled to close to traffic Saturday from 6:45 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Monroe County commissioners approved an agreement Wednesday between the Florida Department of Transportation, Monroe County and the City of Marathon to provide funding to restore and maintain a 2.2-mile section of the historic Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys.