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Republican National Convention still important despite major changes

By on August 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:02 pm

Despite changes in the RNC, experts say it is still important in terms of the success of the Republican Party.

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UF keeping an eye on Isaac

By on August 24th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:03 pm

The University of Florida is taking all precautions for Isaac.

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Survey shows Florida seniors could swing this year’s election

By on August 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:03 pm

With about a couple months to go before the presidential election, it’s becoming clearer that Florida will play a crucial role come November. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports, candidates need to keep a close watch on the state’s older [...]

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Search continues for the next UF president

By on August 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:04 pm

It’s been more than a couple months since University of Florida President Bernie Machen announced his resignation date. Since then, an effort has been initiated to find his replacement. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports this effort has led to UF [...]

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Florida prepares for Tropical Storm Isaac

By on August 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:04 pm

As Tropical Storm Isaac looms in the Caribbean, Florida is preparing for what may come. Predicted to become a hurricane, preparation has begun including potential power outages. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Christina Lob reports on Progress Energy’s plan.

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Adena Springs Ranch proposed changes don’t satisfy opponents

By on August 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:04 pm

A controversial water permit request to pump more than 13 million gallons of water a day for a grass-fed cattle operation near Silver Springs has gone through a drastic change. As Florida’ 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Lindsey Zionts reports, despite asking for [...]

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First Debby, now Isaac could soak the state

By on August 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:06 pm

With the news of Tropical Storm Isaac many in North Central Florida are questioning how residents would handle the storm, especially after many have yet to recover from Tropical Storm Debby. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Lindsey Zionts spoke to Red Cross official [...]

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Marion County students miss first days of class over immunization issues

By on August 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:06 pm

Marion County students showed up for their first day of school earlier this week ready to start a new year, but some weren’t allowed into their classrooms. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Lauren Rautenkranz reports on the concern of students without proof of [...]

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Scholarship program gets million-dollar pledge

By on August 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:07 pm

For some underrepresented students, financing a college education might seem far fetched. A scholarship program at the University of Florida has been helping students who can’t afford college to do just that. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports, the [...]

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“Legitimate rape” comment continues to stir political angst

By on August 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:03 pm

The political fallout continues over remarks made by Missouri candidate for the U.S. Senate, Todd Akin. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman reports, despite a public apology, many are continuing to call for Akin to drop out of the race.

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