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Author Archives: Tom Krynski

Q&A with Meridian Behavioral Healthcare CEO Maggie Labarta

By on January 16th, 2014 | Last updated: January 18, 2014 at 11:25 am

Meridian Behavioral Healthcare is a private nonprofit that aids those affected by mental illness and substance-use disorders in and around North Central Florida. Its main campus is located in Gainesville at the corner of Williston Road and Southwest 13th Street, [...]

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‘Highly Sophisticated’ Hackers Gained Access to Sharyl Attkisson’s Computers

By on June 19th, 2013 | Last updated: June 19, 2013 at 6:28 pm

During the past 18 months, Sharyl Attkisson began noticing strange activity with both her home and work computers.

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The latest from the Republican National Convention

By and on August 30th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:01 pm

WUFT reports on the final night of the Republican National Convention.

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AMA chief talks about Medicare in Gainesville

By on August 28th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:47 pm

The president of the American Medical Association discusses Medicare and the Affordable Healthcare after with WUFT.

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Leader of AMA visits UF, Gainesville

By on August 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:02 pm

The president of the American Medical Association is visiting Gainesville to meet with medical students and business leaders.

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Reducing back to school anxiety for kids

By on August 15th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:05 pm

The first day of the school year is just a few days away for many North Florida school districts.  While there is excitement for some children and parents, it’s not without its stressful moments too.  University of Florida Professor of [...]

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Political newcomer defeats Cliff Stearns in District 3 congressional race

By on August 15th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:06 pm

U.S. Representative Cliff Stearns has been ousted by a tea party challenger in a GOP primary in north Florida Tuesday.  Political newcomer Ted Yoho, a Gainesville veterinarian, stunned Stearns who’s been in Congress since 1989.  The sprawling, mostly rural District 3 stretches [...]

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UF grad in London: Olympics no trouble at all

By on August 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:30 pm

When the London summer Olympics began at the end of July, we spoke with a University of Florida alum who works as an attorney in London about how residents viewed the summer games.  Damien Yare talked with WUFT-FM’s Tom Krynski [...]

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Take a turn at being a commissioner

By on August 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:31 pm

For some residents, paying attention to what their local governments do isn’t high on their priority list.  Others are watching the government more closely, especially when it comes to certain issues.  In Alachua County, commissioners and staffers are reaching out [...]

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UF alum lives in London, says Olympics put stress on city

By on July 24th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:35 pm

Thousands of people are arriving in London for the 2012 summer Olympic games, with the opening ceremonies scheduled for Friday.  While there’s excitement for the competition, and a strong connection with the University of Florida with athletes and the marching [...]

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