Author Archives: Lauren Rautenkranz
For those of us who have pets, we know how important they can be. The connection of humans and animals includes some special horses in Gainesville. When one of Gentle Carousel’s miniature therapy horses walks into a room to visit […]
Despite the rising gas prices, Alachua County spring breakers are not missing out on their traditional 78 mile trip to Crescent Beach. Saint Augustine Visitors and Convention Bureau Spokesman Jay Humphreys says families and high schoolers are flooding the beach […]
US-Russia relations have been shaky since President Obama agreed to a new version of the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM Lauren Rautenkranz says the president is now working to fix the relationship.
Ten Alachua County agencies and private partners came together today to simulate a mass casualty incident. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Lauren Rautenkranz reports, the city of Gainesville used the mock drill to make sure agencies could practice what do do […]
One more suspect in a large Marion County pill trafficking bust has been placed under arrest. WUFT-FM’s Lauren Rautenkranz says Operation “Blue Forest” brought an oxycodone operation near the Ocala National Forest to a halt.
Leap Day only rolls around once every four years… and so do its babies. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Lauren Rautenkranz reports, one family is welcoming their baby girl born on this unique day.
Santa Fe College is stepping up security efforts on its Northwest campus. In recent weeks SFC experienced an attempted kidnapping and an indecent exposure case on the campus. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Lauren Rautenkranz tells about these efforts to create a safer environment for students.
Santa Fe College is increasing security on its Northwest campus to ensure a safer environment for students. More police are present on campus and surveillance cameras were installed to deter future crime. Santa Fe student Anais Edwards is excited about […]
The City of Gainesville and Alachua County School District resolved an issue regarding utility fees last year. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Lauren Rautenkranz reports, the city of Ocala and Marion County School District are now having a similar issue.
Just one day after twenty-one people were arrested in a Gainesville sex sting operation, a survivor of childhood sexual abuse is sharing her story and bringing attention to this issue. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Lauren Rautenrkanz reports on this survivor’s visit […]