| Apr 9, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Shane Archambault and Ashley Micko are engaged and plan an April 14 wedding in Key Largo, Fla. Parents of the couple are Daniel Archambault of Jeffery City, Wyo., Billie Seerley of Tomball, Texas, and Martin and Julene Micko of Claremont. The groom-to-...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 2:30 AM
Memo to crooks or wannabe offenders: Distinctive tattoos could lead to your arrest
Fernando Ovalle, 39, of Homestead, who is suspected of involvement in at least 19 of 35 recent thefts from unoccupied cars and trucks in the Upper Florida Keys, was...
| May 16, 2011
| 2:14 PM
More than 500 venomous lionfish were caught in the Keys Saturday, during a roundup aimed at reducing the numbers of these non-native fish in South Florida reefs.
Native to the Indian and Pacific oceans, lionfish arrived in South Florida in the early...
| May 18, 2011
| 9:54 AM
MIAMI — We've got boat rides. We've got paddlewheelers and pirate ships, air boats and catamarans. Speedboats, glass-bottom boats, schooners, yachts and purpose-built tour boats.
We've got fast rides, slow rides and hop-on, hop-off boat tours...
| May 21, 2011
Time somehow moves more slowly in Key West.
It all starts with the final approach.
Heading south from the congested traffic and urban sprawl of Miami, the speed limit is a leisurely 45 mph on U.S. Highway 1 from Florida City, where mainland Florida...
| May 5, 2011
| 1:43 PM
State wildlife officers are investigating a possible encounter between two kayakers and an American crocodile near Key Largo.
As they paddled early Thursday morning in Sexton Cove, their kayak struck something in the water and overturned.
| May 6, 2011
| 11:44 AM
Miami, Florida -- Rescuers worked feverishly Friday to save a group of pilot whales who stranded themselves in shallow waters near the Florida Keys, officials said.
There were more than 16 pilot whales stranded in an area about 20 miles north of Key...
| May 26, 2011
| 2:17 PM
It turns out it wasn’t a crocodile that overturned a kayak and injured two people off Key Largo last month.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission investigated the April 28 encounter to see whether an American crocodile had been...
| May 31, 2011
| 11:56 AM
Instead of getting away from it all, go underneath it, and escape to some of the world's unique underwater restaurants and hotels.
You'll have to wear scuba gear and a bathing suit or use a boat to get to some of these undersea retreats.
| Jun 5, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Ashley Micko and Shane Archambault were married April 14 in Key Largo, Fla. Parents of the couple are Martin and Julene Micko of Claremont, Daniel Archambault of Jeffery City, Wyo., and Billie Seerley of Tomball, Texas. The couple lives in Lander, Wyo....
| Jun 14, 2011
| 9:20 AM
A search is on for one of South Florida’s rarest butterflies, as researchers and volunteers scour Biscayne National Park and northern Key Largo for the Schaus swallowtail butterfly.
An acrobat among butterflies, the Schaus can perform the trick...
| Jun 18, 2011
It's summer now, but that season is pretty much endless in the Florida Keys, where the weather — and the mindset — is tropical year-round.
From pirates to powerboats, here are the highlights of fall's events in the Keys and the Conch...