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Florida Division Of Emergency Management Director Bryan Koon Cautions New Floridians

By on August 11th, 2014 | Last updated: August 11, 2014 at 7:57 am

Florida Division Of Emergency Management Director Bryan Koon Cautions New Floridians from WUFT News on Vimeo. The peak of hurricane season is fast approaching. Florida has not had a hurricane make landfall in almost nine years, the longest such streak [...]

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UF Researcher Helps Map DNA of New Strand of Citrus Greening

By on December 13th, 2013 | Last updated: December 13, 2013 at 10:37 am

Professor Dean Gabriel, a plant bacteriology specialist with the University of Florida, helped to map the genome of a Brazilian strand of citrus greening.

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October Home Sales Up 27% From October 2012

By on November 21st, 2013 | Last updated: November 22, 2013 at 11:26 pm

A 27 percent increase in home sales in Alachua County reflects an upswing in the real estate market, said Matt Thomas, broker and owner of Thomas Group Realty. This October, about 166 homes were sold compared to 131 sales in October 2012.

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Kathy Viehe Named New GRU Interim General Manager

By and on October 31st, 2013 | Last updated: November 1, 2013 at 9:14 pm

The Gainesville City Commission voted in new interim general manager Kathy Viehe after Hunzinger retired on Nov. 15.

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Governor Rick Scott Speaks to Mayo Residents About Shutdown

By , and on October 11th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 3:07 pm

The governor visited the Lafayette County Courthouse in Mayo to listen and discuss the concerns of the small town’s residents, including the federal government shutdown.

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UF Law School Honors Professor Fletcher Baldwin For 50 Years Of Teaching

By on September 19th, 2013 | Last updated: September 20, 2013 at 5:01 pm

Baldwin is still teaching constitutional law and he has no plans for retirement: “My body will tell me when to retire.”

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