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Despite mild winter, car maintenance for cooler weather still key in Florida

By on December 6th, 2012 | Last updated: December 6, 2012 at 4:22 pm

When it comes to wintery states, Florida may not come to mind. However, Floridians should know how to keep their car running for the season in case the temperatures do drop. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’S Ryanne Doumet has more on some of [...]

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New clinic to serve low-income patients

By on November 27th, 2012 | Last updated: November 28, 2012 at 10:45 am

A clinic southwest of Gainesville will serve patients from low-income families. The project is lead by Southwest Advocacy Group.

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Commissioners sworn in

By on November 20th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:27 pm

Three newly elected county commissioners were sworn into office Tuesday morning in Gainesville. Commissioners Robert Hutchinson, Charles Chestnut and incumbent Mike Byerly each gave acceptance speeches.

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Professor Susan MacManus discusses how Hurricane Sandy will affect election, voting

By on October 30th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:50 pm

Presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney took a few days off of the campaign trail as a result of Hurricane Sandy’s trek across the Northeast. Both candidates have been using other politicians as representatives in their absence and have planned to get back to campaigning this week to visit crucial areas.

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Cancer initiative raises awareness among voters

By on October 10th, 2012 | Last updated: October 16, 2013 at 1:58 pm

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network is raising awareness about cancer-related issues with the hope of making the disease a priority topic during the upcoming 2012 election. The Cancer Votes initiative brought its efforts to Gainesville Wednesday.

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Local experts discuss importance of presidential debates

By on October 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:45 pm

President Obama and Republican candidate Mitt Romney will face off Wednesday night in this year’s first televised presidential debate.

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