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By Erica A. Hernandez on September 19th, 2014 | Last updated: September 19, 2014 at 5:04 pm
Before Don Spirit shot and killed his daughter, six children and himself on Sept. 18, he acquired an extensive criminal background. Spirit’s prior crimes occurred in several counties in Florida.
By Erica A. Hernandez on September 19th, 2014 | Last updated: September 19, 2014 at 4:15 pm
Gov. Rick Scott will visit Bell, Fla. Today in the wake of a shooting that left six children and two adults dead on Thursday Sept. 18.
By Erica A. Hernandez on September 5th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 10:54 am
The University of Florida Police Department is investigating an assault that was reported at about 2:30 a.m. Friday in the Library West area of the Florida campus.
By Erica A. Hernandez on August 27th, 2014 | Last updated: August 27, 2014 at 5:22 pm
Marion County Sheriff’s Office has released a first sketch of a man suspected of robbing Citizens First Bank in The Villages on Aug. 13.
By Katie Campbell and Erica A. Hernandez on August 26th, 2014 | Last updated: August 27, 2014 at 10:01 am
Congressman Ted Yoho claimed his seat in the August primary on Tuesday amid delay in voting results. Alachua County tallied up the votes in its primary elections, naming Lee Pinkoson, Ken Cornell and Gunnar Paulson among the winners.
By Erica A. Hernandez on April 10th, 2014 | Last updated: April 10, 2014 at 8:06 pm
The University of Florida launched the new presidential search process on Thursday.
By Erica A. Hernandez, Cassandra Vangellow and Haley Stracher on April 8th, 2014 | Last updated: April 8, 2014 at 10:56 pm
Helen Warren wins Gainesville City Commission At-large Seat 2 in run-off election against Annie Orlando on Tuesday night.
By Erica A. Hernandez and Katie Campbell on April 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: April 4, 2014 at 11:47 am
The Gainesville Chamber of Commerce, Gainesville Sun and WUFT sponsored a debate between the two candidates in the April 8 run-off election for the at-large candidate for Gainesville city council.
A 47-year-old Alachua county man was fatally shot Monday afternoon after an argument with his neighbor. The suspect was booked into the Alachua County Jail early this morning on charges of first degree murder.
By Erica A. Hernandez on December 12th, 2013 | Last updated: December 12, 2013 at 9:22 am
For those looking to film on the University of Florida’s campus, Dan Williams is the gatekeeper.