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By WUFT News on February 5th, 2014 | Last updated: February 6, 2014 at 12:49 pm
GRU and area agencies are discontinuing the special hotline for complaints about noise from the biomass plant.
By WUFT News on January 29th, 2014 | Last updated: January 29, 2014 at 3:43 pm
Nine counties in North Central Florida have announced school closures on Thursday.
By WUFT News on January 6th, 2014 | Last updated: January 7, 2014 at 3:57 pm
Alachua County’s Wage Theft Protection Ordinance, which was passed in April with a 3 to 2 vote, went into effect Jan. 1. Unpaid and underpaid employees who have sought to resolve issues with their employers can file an official complaint.
By WUFT News on January 6th, 2014 | Last updated: January 6, 2014 at 5:44 pm
As temperatures continue to fall, preparations are being made by North Florida counties from homeless shelters expanding accommodations to the closing of schools in Columbia County on Tuesday.
By WUFT News on November 11th, 2013 | Last updated: November 11, 2013 at 1:38 pm
Director of International Sales Eddy Vasquez was shot around 4 a.m. near a Publix on Third Street South.
By WUFT News on September 16th, 2013 | Last updated: September 17, 2013 at 11:40 am
An assistant attorney for the city of Gainesville was arrested on charges of burglary of an occupied residence, resisting officers and obstruction without violence, and a third charge of loitering, according to police reports.
By WUFT News on June 17th, 2013 | Last updated: June 19, 2013 at 7:12 am
After several years of no pay raises, University of Florida President Bernie Machen formally announced Monday increases for faculty and staff.
By WUFT News on June 6th, 2013 | Last updated: July 1, 2013 at 12:59 pm
Tropical Storm Andrea made landfall in Florida late Thursday afternoon in the Big Bend region. WUFT provided updates throughout Thursday and Friday to this liveblog.
By WUFT News on May 17th, 2013 | Last updated: May 17, 2013 at 5:38 pm
A crime alert was distributed Friday afternoon to the Gainesville and University of Florida community alerting residents to an active investigation of two armed robberies.
By WUFT News on May 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: May 2, 2013 at 2:29 pm
From giant snails to lionfish, Florida has become home to a variety of invasive species in recent years.