Florida Keys News from the Keynoter and Reporter Newspapers

Insurance hike for the Keys won’t be taken lightly

Florida Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier has denied a leading consumer advocate group’s request to delay the 8.9 percent rate increase for 2017 windstorm property insurance for Monroe County proposed by Citizens Property Insurance Corp.

Conchs Volleyball

Conchs freshman Mina Krekel spikes the ball for a point against Carrollton as teammates Shelby Wachter and Omaris Millet #3 look on, Friday, Sept. 23, at the Bobby Menendez Gym in a District game against Carrollton.

Baybone tournament benefits cystic fibrosis research

The Redbone Trilogy began in 1988 by Capt. Gary and Susan Ellis as a grassroots effort to help victims like their daughter, Nicole, who fight cystic fibrosis. With help from baseball legend Ted Williams and his celebrity friends to attract anglers, $16,000 was raised that first year.

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Videos

Biscayne Bay terrorism training

Biscayne Bay terrorism training, Miami Dade SWAT and federal agents on the Biscayne Lady vessel. This is a drill. Reporter, Keynoter and Flkeysnews.com are the only media on the boat. Video by David Goodhue, July 6, 2016.
David Goodhue dgoodhue@keysreporter.com
Biscayne Bay terrorism training 0:46

Biscayne Bay terrorism training

Key Largo July 4th Parade 1:56

Key Largo July 4th Parade

Rehabbed turtle released 1:48

Rehabbed turtle released

Miami grad overcomes life of hardships 1:34

Miami grad overcomes life of hardships