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Nov. 18, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

By on November 18th, 2013 | Last updated: November 18, 2013 at 12:47 pm

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

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Nov. 4, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

By on November 4th, 2013 | Last updated: November 4, 2013 at 1:35 pm

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Oct. 28, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

By on October 28th, 2013 | Last updated: October 28, 2013 at 12:29 pm

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Oct. 7, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

By on October 7th, 2013 | Last updated: October 7, 2013 at 1:00 pm

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Sept. 23, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

By on September 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: September 23, 2013 at 1:34 pm

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UF Mobile Outreach Clinic offers free colonoscopies

By on March 1st, 2013 | Last updated: October 26, 2013 at 9:24 pm

The University of Florida College of Medicine’s Mobile Outreach Center will give free colonoscopies to low income and uninsured individuals. Director of Shands Cancer center gastrointestinal program Tom George talks about colonoscopies.

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Five little-known facts about Presidents Day

By on February 15th, 2013 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 6:13 am

Step one in being a Presidents Day expert: it doesn’t have an apostrophe and it’s not officially called Presidents Day.

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Florida releases teacher evaluations, Alachua fairs well

By , and on December 7th, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 3:36 pm

In a report released Thursday, many teachers were evaluated based on a new value-added score method and reviews by the principals of their school. Many educators are in an uproar about the scores because of inconsistencies between districts and because many teachers have yet to be evaluated.

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Judge rules on Scott’s prison health care privatization plan, sends to Legislature

By and on December 5th, 2012 | Last updated: December 5, 2012 at 10:43 am

John Cooper, a Tallahassee circuit court judge, ruled Tuesday that a plan for prison privatization must be approved by a full Legislature, rather than just a panel. Gov. Rick Scott plans to appeal the decision.

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Health department, in wake of West Nile, urges locals to take precautions

By on November 14th, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 3:39 pm

Paul Myers, administrator for the Alachua County Department of Health, urges residents to take precautions around their homes to ward of mosquitoes, as well as when they are walking around at dusk and dawn. Three potential cases of West Nile Virus have recently been reported to the department.

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