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By Casey Liening and Ethan Magoc on November 18th, 2013 | Last updated: November 18, 2013 at 4:05 pm
In the end, the school buses stolen in Alachua and Flagler counties earlier this school year essentially just switched places. Now, after a two-month absence, they’re back where they belong.
By Casey Liening on November 12th, 2013 | Last updated: November 12, 2013 at 4:58 pm
North Central Florida veterans recount their Oct. 5 visit to the WWII Memorial in Washington, D.C., as well as their experiences in the war.
By Casey Liening on October 29th, 2013 | Last updated: October 29, 2013 at 5:21 pm
If carrying a toy gun this Halloween, be sure to make the gun look fake. A gun that appears realistic could prove dangerous.
By Casey Liening on October 15th, 2013 | Last updated: October 16, 2013 at 4:04 pm
Today marks the first day of stone crab season, and Cedar Key fisherman Bud Collins prepares his boat for the season. Though last year was a poor year for stone crabs, he hopes this season will be better.
By Casey Liening on October 8th, 2013 | Last updated: October 10, 2013 at 2:55 pm
Florida state officials are attempting to ensure that no one who has entered the country illegally has ended up on county voter rolls.
By Casey Liening on September 26th, 2013 | Last updated: September 26, 2013 at 9:10 pm
The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is seeking an additional $8 million in funding to provide more deputies, corrections officers and cars for its fleet. All of this is needed for public safety.
By Casey Liening on October 1st, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:54 pm
Four-legged and furry may not be what one thinks of as attributes of a medical team member when recovering from a malady, but therapy dogs can have a big impact in the healing process. Pets like Georgia, an 11-year-old yellow Lab, can help give patients something to focus on other than being sick.
By Casey Liening on May 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:32 am
People are always looking for a new way to live a healthy life. A new study has found that a furry friend may have the ability to improve your health. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Casey Liening has that story.
By Casey Liening on May 4th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:14 pm
Over a dozen primary health care centers in Florida will receive more than $21million to efficiently serve more patients. The Affordable Care Act is providing the grants to expand and improve these community health care facilities. National Association of Community [...]
By Casey Liening on April 25th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:25 am
In odd fashion, Newt Gingrich made an announcement that he would be making an announcement. The contents of that announced announcement: That he’s going to suspend his campaign this week. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Casey Liening reports on how this will affect [...]