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International IT company to land in Gainesville

By on March 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:24 pm

Gainesville, along with internationally acclaimed software engineering company, Mind Tree, are set to create 400 high-tech jobs for Gainesville residents and recent graduates in the next five years. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Katiana Krawchenko reports, the innovators of the plan [...]

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Tampa Bay Times writer discusses how Martin case became racial hot button

By on March 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:36 pm

The media coverage of the Sanford teen shooting incident has blown up cable news headlines, newspaper pages and twitter feeds. Yet the shooting took place about three weeks ago. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Katiana Krawchenko spoke with Tampa Bay times TV and Media [...]

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Area residents react to recent Israeli-Palestinian violence

By on March 13th, 2012 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 10:10 pm

It was yet another bloody weekend on the border of Israel and Gaza. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Katiana Krawchenko looks at how local Israeli and Palestinian supporters are reacting to the latest violence and American media coverage of it.

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CNN corresponent and UF alum describes turmoil in Afghanistan

By on March 13th, 2012 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 10:11 pm

After an American Soldier went on a house-to-house shooting spree early Sunday in Afghanistan killing 16 civilians, the United States government is deciding how it will proceed with relations with the country as well as what to do with the soldier [...]

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Prayer may be coming back to Florida public schools

By on March 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 10:13 pm

A Florida House bill is pushing to bring back prayer into the education system. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Katiana Krawchenko reports how these inspirational messages could affect Florida public schools.

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UF alum tracks primary races

By on February 28th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:48 pm

It’s a big night for Republicans as the results of the Michigan and Arizona primaries flood in. Earlier Tuesday, COX Radio Washington Correspondent Jamie Dupree,a University of Florida graduate,  voters’ minds were still open, just as the polls were.  WUFT-FM’s Katiana [...]

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Couple married 57 years shares secrets to lasting love

By on February 14th, 2012 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 10:21 pm

On a day like today, many people believe love is left for the young. But today Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Katiana Krawchenko spoke with University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications’ former dean, Ralph Lowenstein and his wife Bronia about proving this notion [...]

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Kiplinger ranks Ocala 2nd worse place to live for singles

By on February 14th, 2012 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 10:21 pm

With such a high number of married retirees, Kiplinger has found Ocala to be undesirable for singles in the mood for companionship to live.  Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Katiana Krawchenko reports.

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South Florida organization calls for attention to Syria

By on February 7th, 2012 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 10:23 pm

Under Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad’s military regime, residents there have fallen victim to a barrage of tank shells, mortar bomns and nail bombs destroying residential homes and killing innocent civilians. A weekend attack killed nearly three hundred people this weekend [...]

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Mugshots of sex-sting operation deceivingly hidden online

By on February 7th, 2012 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 10:23 pm

The Alachua County Sheriff’s office has received criticism for not displaying mugshots of those caught through the sex sting operation. It was a decision made by one captain and Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Katiana Krawchenko talks with PIO Art Forgey on these [...]

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