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Early voting ends tomorrow in Florida

By on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:08 pm

Millions of Floridians have already cast their vote during the 96 hours of early voting. The last day of early voting is Saturday, and locations close at 8 p.m.

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Williston residents, visitors celebrate peanuts during festival

By on October 5th, 2012 | Last updated: February 6, 2013 at 2:12 pm

More than 9,000 people visit Williston on the first Saturday in October because of one small snack: the peanut. The annual Williston Peanut Festival, which will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., has attracted visitors from across […]

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Undersheriff taking leave of absence, state investigating extramarital affair

By on October 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:44 pm

Marion County Undersheriff Dan Kuhn is taking an unpaid leave of absence while the Florida Department of Law Enforcement investigates whether or not Kuhn’s extramarital affair violated the law.

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National Suicide Prevention Week brings awareness and education

By on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:39 pm

National Suicide Prevention Week hopes to bring awareness to the prominent issue. A UF representative from the University of Florida’s Counseling and Wellness center discusses the issue.

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The 2012 Presidential Election organizers hope to mobilize young adults

By on August 28th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:02 pm

WUFT reports the state of young voters in this year’s election.

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Citrus growers work to maintain “healthy” industry

By on January 11th, 2012 | Last updated: August 3, 2013 at 1:43 pm

In the last decade, the Florida Citrus industry has been crippled by disease. But as Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Hannah Schrader reports, one of Florida’s largest growers is taking action right here in North Florida. Worldwide, the Food and Drug Administration […]

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Despite football slumps, Alachua County tourism scores big in 2011

By on December 19th, 2011 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 5:42 pm

A few big draw conventions may be on their way back to Alachua County.  WUFT-FM’s Hannah Schrader says this may help the area continue an upswing in tourism.

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Smart shopping series: thinking thrifty

By on December 15th, 2011 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 5:30 pm

Huge sales and big bargains the day after Thanksgiving herald the holiday season as shoppers search for the best deals. WUFT-FM’s Hannah Schrader brings us the second installment of WUFT-FM’s holiday shopping series, showing this year, shoppers are looking for […]

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With community input, Gainesville police look forward

By on November 18th, 2011 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:03 pm

The Gainesville Police Department is developing a strategic plan with the help of the community. Residents brainstormed ways police could implement their goals at the last of four community meetings that were held around the city. GPD Police Chief Tony […]

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Perry misstep could change the Republican race

By , and on November 10th, 2011 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 2:58 pm

Republican Presidential candidate Governor Rick Perry may lose support after making a mistake last night during the Republican Debate in Michigan. When listing the three agencies he wants to cut from the federal government, Perry could only name two. University […]

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