Home / Matt Sheehan

Matt Sheehan

Masterpiece: Home Fires – 8 p.m. Saturday


At the heart of a rural English village on the verge of the Second World War, a diverse group of women with personal struggles, conflicting views and a shared mission forge a community that will inspire their finest hour. Samantha Bond (Downton Abbey) and Francesca Annis (Reckless, Cranford) head an …

Read More »

Why Your NPR May Sound A Bit Different

With more people turning to public media for news and info about their communities, NPR is making changes to their program clocks effective Nov 17. Program clocks set the timing of a show’s stories and interviews, newscasts, and funding credits.

Read More »

WUFT, 12 Public Media Stations Commission FPREN Studio

Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM has commissioned the Florida Public Radio Emergency Network studios in Gainesville, that serves the network of the 13 public radio stations in the state of Florida. FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate and Florida Director of Emergency Management Bryan Koon were on hand to celebrate the studio launch. Check …

Read More »

WUFT News Wins 7 Murrow Awards

Congratulations to WUFT News for winning seven 2014 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards. The Radio Television Digital News Association announced the awards in late April. The awards recognize work of the highest quality produced by radio, television and online news organizations around the world. The regional winners are automatically entered …

Read More »

Spring membership campaign underway…

The WUFT-FM and WJUF-FM Spring Membership Campaign will be Monday, April 15 through Friday, April 26. Thanks for your financial support for programming and services. Make your contribution by calling 352-392-9838, 1-800-338-9838 or online at wuft.org. 

Read More »

WUFT-FM Launches New Programs July 1

WUFT-FM, 89.1 Gainesville and 90.1 Iverness, is launching a new program lineup on July 1. The new lineup brings more of the nation’s top news and current affair programming from NPR to North Central Florida. It includes Michel Martin’s Tell Me More and PRI’s The Takeaway on week days. Weekends …

Read More »

WUFT News Wins 8 Murrow Awards

WUFT News has won eight regional Radio Television Digital News Association Murrow Awards, including overall excellence and best website. The Murrow Awards, named for legendary newscaster Edward R. Murrow, recognize outstanding achievements in electronic journalism and honor “the spirit of excellence that Edward R. Murrow made a standard for the …

Read More »

Support Florida Public Media

Did you know Florida’s public broadcasting stations do more than just air television and radio programs? FPBS, the Association of Public Media in Florida, engages our local citizens through online tools and community outreach. As a statewide partner in education, emergency management and public affairs, we provide vital services to …

Read More »