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(Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Deputies: Sword-Wielding Man Attacks Brother-In-Law

Monroe County authorities arrested a man accused of attacking his brother-in-law with a sharp-edged weapon, deputies say may be a sword.

05/25/2014

The Seven Mile Bridge in The Florida Keys

MCSO: Two People Died After Snorkeling In FL Keys

It has been a deadly few days in the Florida Keys for snorkelers.

05/17/2014

Staff at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital remove monofilament fishing line from a sub-adult green sea turtle that unexpectedly swam into the hospital's boat basin Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Marathon, Fla. After spotting the 46-pound reptile, hospital staff rescued and transferred it to the emergency room. The turtle is listed in critical condition and staff has drawn blood and taken X-rays for further diagnosis. (Julie Botteri/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Sick Turtle Swims To Florida Keys’ Turtle Hospital

An injured green sea turtle swam into the boat basin of the Turtle Hospital in the Florida Keys Thursday and was rescued.

05/15/2014

Serguei Perez-Perdomo (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Marathon Man Accused Of Butchering Sea Turtle

A Marathon man is accused of mutilating a turtle and harvesting out of season lobster and undersized stone crab claws.

05/11/2014

Robert Garcia (Source: U.S. Coast Guard)

Search Suspended For Missing Boater

Authorities are questioning whether a man who went missing during a fishing trip may have left due to pending medicare fraud charges.

05/09/2014

May 9. 2014: Serguei Perez-Perdomo  (Source: MCSO)

Keys Man Arrested For Having Mutilated Turtle, Marine Violations

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.

05/09/2014

File picture of a gun.  (Source: Thinkstock)

Man Almost Shot In Confrontation With Sergeant

A deputy nearly shot a man this weekend after he allegedly found him waving a handgun around on a highway near Marathon.

04/12/2014

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)

S.Fla. Student Wins Seven Mile Bridge Race

A South Florida college student took home the prize for the men’s race on the Florida Keys’ Seven Mile Bridge run on Saturday.

04/05/2014

A South Florida man won the men's title in the annual Seven Mile Bridge Run. (Source: Andy Newman/FL Keys News Bureau)

Seven Mile Bridge To Close Saturday Morning For Annual Race

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.

04/03/2014

Seven Mile Bridge

Keys Approve Agreement To Restore Section Of Seven Mile Bridge

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.

03/19/2014

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