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Missing Korean War soldier remains returned to Gainesville

[jwplayer config=”News-video” file=”wuftnews/20121005BrownFuneralWebforTV.mp4″ html5_file=”http://fms01.jou.ufl.edu/wuftnews/20121005BrownFuneralWebforTV.mp4″ image=”http://www.wuft.org/videoupdates/files/2012/10/WUFT-Generic-Logo_final-854×480.png”] After going missing during the Korean War almost 60 years ago, the remains of Capt. Turnace H. Brown are finally back home in Gainesville. Recent DNA tests identified Brown, and a motorcade Thursday brought his remains to the Milam Funeral & Cremation Services. Several people lined up, …

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While forestry crews fight muck fire, others recall night of crash

Cars braking during dense smoke on I-75 on the night of the multi-vehicle accident (photo by Ronny Herrera)

  Though traffic is flowing in both the north and southbound lanes of I-75, law enforcement officials continue their investigation into the multiple-vehicle crash that killed 10 people.  On Monday forestry workers could be seen watering the muck fire on Payne’s Prairie that caused the smokey conditions the night of the …

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UF economist gives perspective on debt limit vote

Both houses of Congress have approved the increase in the debt limit at the federal level and have sent it on to President Obama. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT FM’s Bailey Meyers spoke with University of Florida Professor of Economics David Denslow about his analysis of the measure.

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