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High temperatures soar throughout Florida

By on August 2nd, 2011 | Last updated: August 3, 2013 at 2:55 pm

While tempatures continue to rise, some people and families are finding refuge at local state parks, such as Blue Springs Park in High Springs.

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UF student joins famous touring show

By on August 2nd, 2011 | Last updated: August 3, 2013 at 2:55 pm

A University of Florida student has made his big break in the world of theatre performance. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chantal Lamberth reports, Ocala’s Felipe Bombonato, will be joining the national touring show “Cats” this October.

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NFL Lockout end means new season for Jacksonville

By on July 26th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 9:29 am

A sigh of relief has been released in Jacksonville, where business owners and sports fans alike, waited to hear the decision regarding the NFL lockout. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT FM’s Chantal Lamberth tells us that there is a lot of work […]

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UF receives grant for oil spill study

By on July 26th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 9:30 am

\A roughly 7-million-dollar grant has been awarded to a UF-led team to study the effects of the oil spill along the Gulf Coast of Florida and Alabama. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT FM’s Chantal Lamberth reports, the team is searching for […]

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UF students spending summer measuring seismic activity across the country

By on July 19th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 9:38 am

Two University of Florida undergraduate students are spending the summer participating in an ambitious project to measure seismic activity across the United States. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chantal Lamberth spoke with University of Florida Assistant Professor of Geological Sciences, Mark Panning, […]

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Two Marion County teens are being held for conspiracy to commit murder charges

By on July 12th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 9:45 am

Two Marion County teenagers have been ordered to remain behind bars after being charged with conspiring to murder a ninth-grader. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT FM’s Chantal Lamberth reports the boys were heard planning the students death through an Xbox.

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Battle for manatee protection in King’s Bay continues

By on July 5th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 9:53 am

A town forum is being held this week in Crystal River to talk about an extension of an emergency rule by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service regarding manatees. The USFWS is mandating an idle speed across all of King’s […]

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Gainesville trial lawyer reacts to decision in Casey Anthony case

By on July 5th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 11:04 am

The verdict in the Casey Anthony trial was reached today, less than two hours ago, and she has been determined not guilty to first degree murder, aggravated child abuse and aggravated manslaughter, but has been determined guilty of providing false […]

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$210.5 million dollar tax cut is both good and bad

By on June 28th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 10:51 am

By Chantal Lamberth – WUFT-FM Governor Rick Scott has lowered property taxes in the state of Florida, but as WUFT -FM’s Chantal Lamberth reports, the cut has led to some reductions for the state’s water management districts.

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Beach-Goers beware of sharks this summer season

By on June 28th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 10:53 am

Shark sightings are becoming more frequent as the summer goes on and WUFT-FM’s Chantal Lamberth tells us that one local shark expert says there are some simple ways to avoid a shark encounter.

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