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By Danny Gibble on October 18th, 2013 | Last updated: October 20, 2013 at 11:09 am
In a 4 to 3 decision Thursday night, the Gainesville City Commission voted to make a $400 million offer to buy the Gainesville Renewable Energy Center plant. The controversial bid came as a surprise to some residents, who wish they could get rid of the plant entirely.
By Danny Gibble on December 26th, 2012 | Last updated: January 14, 2013 at 2:20 pm
South of downtown Gainesville’s bars and nightclubs, in a leafy neighborhood between University Avenue and Depot Road, the staff at Porters Community Center works to make the area around them better.
By Danny Gibble on December 18th, 2012 | Last updated: December 17, 2012 at 2:50 pm
The lots are almost out of trees, says Sam Parker a Gainesville Christmas tree lot owner and operator.
By Danny Gibble on December 12th, 2012 | Last updated: December 12, 2012 at 6:14 pm
Gov. Rick Scott talked about his plans for making Florida education better and more affordable.
By Danny Gibble on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 17, 2012 at 4:48 pm
For Florida’s Republican fifth congressional district candidate LeAnne Kolb, who has no political experience, sometimes it’s a matter of quality over quantity in politics. That’s why she believes she should be elected.
By Christina DeVarona, Danny Gibble and Cameron Taylor on November 1st, 2012 | Last updated: December 17, 2012 at 4:50 pm
A recap of WUFT’s social media coverage of Biden’s speech follows. http://storify.com/wuftnews/joe-biden-visits-ocala-a-week-before-election-day#publicize
By Danny Gibble on October 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:42 pm
The sound of Matthew Howland’s whistle pierces the air on weekday mornings outside Westwood Middle School, cueing hundreds of adolescent athletes and their classmates to begin their workouts. Some students flip tires and climb obstacles; others run or lift weights. [...]
By Danny Gibble on September 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:44 pm
Santa Fe College recently announced its rank as one of the top 10 community colleges in the nation and more news could be to come, including a $1 million prize.
By Danny Gibble on August 29th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:01 pm
Organizations in North Florida, despite a change in path, are prepared with relief efforts after Tropical Storm Isaac.
The Summer Olympic Games represent the highest level of sport for many athletes across the globe. While they go out and peform, people back home sit and watch. Some are even inspired. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-Fms Corey Brooks has the story [...]