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Nov. 21, 2014: Afternoon News In 90

By on November 21st, 2014 | Last updated: November 22, 2014 at 10:08 am

A video roundup of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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Why There Aren’t Gluten-Free Girl Scout Cookies in North Florida

By and on February 7th, 2014 | Last updated: February 11, 2014 at 7:32 am

The Girl Scouts have added a new gluten-free option to the cookie lineup, but Florida isn’t one of the 20 regions in the United States who are in the test markets.

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A New “Rescue Ranch” For Dogs Can Mean Saving Hundreds Of Tail Wagging Lives

By on August 14th, 2013 | Last updated: August 14, 2013 at 2:57 pm

Phoenix Animal Rescue is raising funds for a “Rescue Ranch” to help save the lives of more abandoned and abused dogs.

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Traitor Or Hero? Military Groups In Alachua County Have Different Perspectives On Army Private Bradley Manning

By on August 1st, 2013 | Last updated: August 22, 2013 at 8:03 pm

Army Private Bradley Manning was arrested over three years ago for leaking classified documents, the perspectives of local military groups in Alachua County differ greatly.

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Gainesville Has A New UF Health Emergency Center On The Northwest Side Of Town

By on July 24th, 2013 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 8:46 pm

UF Health introduced its newest 24-hour emergency room on Wednesday with a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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After Holder’s Speech, “Stand Your Ground” Laws Are Again In The Spotlight

By and on July 17th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 3:47 pm

Although Attorney General Eric Holder is taking a stand against “stand your ground” law, other lawmakers, including Rep. Dennis Baxley, believe it is an important law and should remain unchanged.

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Why the Location for the Ocala Homeless Site Is Still Undecided

By on July 10th, 2013 | Last updated: July 10, 2013 at 2:47 pm

Organizers of Open Arms Village are looking for the ideal spot for a tent city to provide homes for the homeless in Ocala and Marion County. Those in western Ocala aren’t happy about the first potential site option.

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The First Phase of Renovations Have Begun At The Reitz Union

By on July 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: July 4, 2013 at 10:50 am

With plans to echo the shape and characteristics of the Florida gator, renovations in the Reitz Union building will represent school spirit, and provide an updated building to better serve the community.

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An Increase In Law Enforcement Will Be Protecting The Roads for Fourth Of July Weekend

By on July 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: July 3, 2013 at 10:49 am

Additional law enforcement officials will be keeping a look out for intoxicated drivers this long weekend.

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