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Sep 21, 2023

Navarre Gardens residents visit beach

Residents in nursing homes and assisted living facilities spend most of their time on the property of their respective facility. Navarre Gardens, which has locations on Highway 87 and Highway 98, is an assisted living facility in Navarre. While many of the residents at Navarre Gardens spend much of their time on property, occasionally they can visit other places. On Thursday, Sept. 14, several residents from Navarre Gardens on Highway 87 visited Navarre Beach.

Sep 19, 2023

Climbing in remembrance

It’s been 22 years since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, a day in which 343 firefighters, along with thousands of others died. Along the Emerald Coast, firefighters haven’t forgotten about those sacrifices.

Sep 5, 2023

Navarre Beach lost five out of eight nests this year

To say Navarre Beach has had a bad sea turtle nesting season, might be an understatement. Out of eight nests, five have been lost.

Aug 30, 2023

Gulf Islands National Seashore closes areas in Florida due to Hurricane Idalia

Gulf Islands National Seashore Santa Rosa Area including Opal Beach Area and Highway 399, and the Fort Pickens Area are closed until further notice due to storm surge from Hurricane Idalia creating standing water up to two feet deep in certain areas.

Aug 28, 2023

Pensacola man swims 20 miles to Navarre Pier for charity

12 hours, 11 minutes and 47 seconds. That’s how long Andrew Edwards was in the water during his 20 mile swim from Pensacola Beach Park West to Navarre Beach Fishing Pier.

Aug 14, 2023

Navarre local helping save turtles beyond Navarre

Navarre Beach Fishing Pier is the number one pier in Florida for successful sea turtle stranding efforts. According to the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center (NBSTCC), they have saved 45 from the pier in 2023 alone. In 2022, they saved 50 sea turtles at the pier.

Aug 13, 2023

Gov. DeSantis to extend Gulf recreational red snapper season by 17 days

On Aug. 11, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced the extension of the already record 2023 recreational Gulf red snapper season by 17 days, adding every Friday through Saturday in September, Labor Day and Thanksgiving Day to the previously announced season.

Aug 4, 2023

New hotel planned for Navarre Beach

A 162 room hotel is being planned for the southeast corner of the intersection at Gulf Blvd. and Navarre Beach Causeway.

Jul 24, 2023

Nonprofit helps turtles move across country

The Emerald Coast is no stranger to sea turtles in need of help. Sea turtles get caught at fishing piers, are injured by boats and find themselves entrapped by plastic and other items that find their way into the ocean.

Jul 18, 2023

Lack of emergency hyperbaric treatment facilities in NWFL a concern

The popularity of diving in northwest Florida has grown in recent years. Escambia and Santa Rosa counties just recently deployed two more reefs as part of the Esca-Rosa Regional Artificial Reefs project. With over 100 diving sites stretched across the Emerald Coast, from Escambia to Gulf County, there are plenty of opportunities for locals and visitors to explore reefs and marine life.
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