Author Archives: Fernanda Ponce
The Affordable Care Act is up for discussion this week. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Fernanda Ponce says the case will determine whether Congress has the power to mandate health insurance for every American.
Many questions are still unanswered in the death of Trayvon Martin. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Fernanda Ponce says criticism of police procedures plays a big part in the search for answers. Short depth by Chris Peralta – WUFT-FM Gainesville Fraternal Order […]
The case involving Trayvon Martin has raised questions about how “self-defense” is interpreted in a court of law. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Fernanda Ponce says the broad term does have certain limitations.
Resurfacing along I-75 will cause delays in North Central Florida starting tomorrow. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Fernanda Ponce says the project aims to improve safety standards.
Gainesville residents are pulling out their umbrellas, as this week continues to deliver more rain showers. But Wildfire Mitigation Specialist Ludie Bond says this is a welcome weather change. Bond says in the battle between rain and active fires, the […]
A Marion County hit and run investigation continues. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Fernanda Ponce says evidence continues to come in.
An Alachua County inmate on work release has escaped custody after not showing up to work on Wednesday night. Florida’s 89.1WUFT-FM’s Fernanda Ponce says the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office is asking the community for help.
Alachua County will use Florida Week for the Animals to raise awareness and advance the number of adoptions this month. The Alachua County Humane Society Executive Director Eric Van Ness says this event might help increase the number of adoptions. […]