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Paul Ryan speaks to crowd of 1,500 during hot Ocala afternoon

By on October 19th, 2012 | Last updated: February 18, 2013 at 4:35 pm

Vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan competed with hot weather and a heated crowd of his opponents’ supporters at a campaign event in Ocala today. The Republican congressman from Wisconsin answered North Central Florida residents’ questions in a town hall style campaign event. The event was held in the Ocala Downtown Square, where the temperature hovered around 87 degrees.

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Live coverage of Paul Ryan in Ocala

By on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:11 pm

Follow WUFT News’ live tweets from reporter Wade Millard who is at the scene of a Paul Ryan speech today in Ocala.

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Eyes on Adena over water request controversy

By on October 9th, 2012 | Last updated: October 11, 2012 at 8:41 am

Locals spoke out Tuesday against the amount of water requested by a billionaire-backed farm expanding throughout North Central Florida.

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News in 90: October 4, 2012

By on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: October 4, 2013 at 3:43 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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Pork shortage rumors have some squealing

By on October 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 3:51 pm

A British trade group’s pork shortage prediction has industry worried, but others look at the ongoing drought as the real problem.

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Unpopular birth control recommended over mainstays

By on September 25th, 2012 | Last updated: September 26, 2012 at 5:06 pm

A health group suggests teenagers use long-lasting birth control, such as IUDs, along with more popular products, such as condoms.

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Panel to dissect role of women and women’s issues in 2012 election

By on September 18th, 2012 | Last updated: October 25, 2012 at 11:14 am

A panel of experts will meet today at the University of Florida’s Levin College of Law to discuss how women’s issues are treated in this year’s election and how the cultural roles of women have changed.

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Alachua County Commission ties on Haile portion of Archer Braid Trail

By on September 5th, 2012 | Last updated: September 19, 2012 at 4:31 pm

A vote on whether or not a bike trail should run through Haile Plantation ended in a tie at a Tuesday meeting of Alachua County Board of County Commissioners.

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