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Students at SFC can de-stress gazing at the stars

By on April 27th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 12:42 pm

Santa Fe College is celebrating its fourth annual planetarium awareness week. Florida 89.1 WUFT FM’s Natalie Beigel tells us more.

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Marion County detectives search for motive in vicious murder of teen

By on April 20th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 12:45 pm

Six people are under arrest, charged with the horrific murder of a 15-year-old Marion County boy. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT FM’s Natalie Beigel tells us more about the case.

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Marion Theatre’s doors to remain open

By on April 20th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 12:45 pm

Downtown Ocala’s Marion Theatre is staying open after the city’s council signed an agreement with Eastwynn Theaters Incorporated. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT FM’s Natalie Beigel tells us more about the outcome of the city council’s Tuesday deal.

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District 2 candidates reflect on Tuesday’s runoff election

By on April 13th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 1:10 pm

In the Gainesville City Commission District two runoff last night voters elected Todd Chase over incumbent Lauren Poe. WUFT FM’s Natalie Beigel reports on Chase and Poe’s thoughts on the election.

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District 3 candidates speak out about turnout for election runoff

By on April 13th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 1:10 pm

Voters going to the polls for the District 3 Gainesville City Commission runoff last night elected Susan Bottcher over Rob Zeller. WUFT FM’s Natalie Beigel talked with both candidates to get some insight on the voter turn out from both […]

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Santa Fe Spring Arts Festival in its 42nd year this weekend

By on April 8th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 1:13 pm

Although a government shutdown may prevent North Central Florida from visiting National Parks, there are many events going on in Gainesville this weekend to fill the void. Activities include everything from a healthy horses conference at UF’s large animal hospital […]

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Sheriff Darnell and County Commissioners do not reach budget compromise

By on March 30th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 1:30 pm

Alachua County Commissioners and Alachua County Sheriff, Sadie Darnell met last night to discuss next year’s budget and the pending budget appeal she plans on taking to Tallahassee. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT FM’s Natalie Beigel reports on the outcome of the […]

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Manatees heading south

By on March 23rd, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 1:48 pm

The U-S Fish and Wildlife Services staff has counted more than 120 manatees heading south to the Homosassa River last week. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT FM’s Natalie Beigel has more on manatee migration and boater safety.

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Florida artists getting ready for the Melrose Spring Art Festival

By on March 23rd, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 1:21 pm

This weekend begins the 5th annual Melrose Spring Art Festival. This open air arts event brings in over 60 artists from around the state to participate in a paint out and sell their work. The festival celebrates Melrose’s culture with […]

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The frustration of trying to communicate with family in Japan

By on March 16th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 1:51 pm

As the rest of the world waits to see if Japan can avoid a nuclear catastrophe, University of Florida Graduate assistant Taketo Nakao waits for his next phone call from his family in Japan. Nakao shares his experience with Florida’s […]

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