Outdoors

Fishing

Trolling offshore has been paying off

There was a behemoth 17-pound triple tail caught near a piece of floating debris by anglers aboard the charter boat Gimme Jimmy. Anglers aboard Gonfishin V with Capt. Glen Miller at the helm caught a 45-pound wahoo

Fishing

Fish often but early to beat the heat

Offshore, the dolphin bite continues to be the main focus for the fleet with the action varying from week to week and day to day. A good majority of the fish caught have been in the 2- to 10-pound range with larger fish caught every week pushing 40-plus pounds, just not as often.

Diving

The eve of regular lobster season is near

Most lobster hunters are honest and well-intentioned. Very few think they can get away with poaching lobsters, breaking laws, not learning the rules or believing they won’t get caught. That is a bad decision.

Videos

Toddler catches first fish in Florida Keys

Jaxon Owens, 2, a Key West toddler, caught his first fish recently offshore. His mother Kara Rowe captured the moment. The family was fishing on the Reel Easy with Captain Jason Wells near a wreck in a spot people call the Lakes for it's shallow depths.
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Toddler catches first fish in Florida Keys 1:09

Toddler catches first fish in Florida Keys

Seventh time’s a charm for Hemingway look-alike winner 2:56

Seventh time’s a charm for Hemingway look-alike winner

A windy, sunny day in Key West 0:53

A windy, sunny day in Key West

Dolphins visit Key West for Naval training 1:32

Dolphins visit Key West for Naval training