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New Tool Searches Sex Offenders on Florida College Campuses

By and on October 11th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 4:50 pm

A new search function added to the FDLE’s website can search sex offenders registered at colleges, universities and post-secondary schools.

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Overnight work a necessity for some

By on August 14th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:29 pm

In a college town like Gainesville, a few sleepless nights due to partying is nothing out of the ordinary.  But for others sleepless nights is a necessity, because of their jobs.      

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Helping visually impaired seniors

By on July 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:09 pm

As people age, different medical problems can occur.  For some,  maintaining good eyesight can be difficult.  As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Ashley Goodus reports, the Independence with Low Vision service tries to help elderly people who have visual impairments, and keep them [...]

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Recent arrest on cold case in Alachua County, but more are out there

By on July 19th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:56 pm

The recent arrest in the Haile Plantation rape case in Gainesville  showed that even though a crime is four years old, it is possible to solve cold cases. Currently there are around 30 unsolved cases that are still waiting to be [...]

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How kids are treated in Florida jails

By on June 7th, 2012 | Last updated: March 29, 2013 at 2:57 pm

The standards for juveniles in Florida’s county jails are  causing some concern. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Ashley Goodus reports, how underage offenders in jail are treated will be reviewed this summer.

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