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By WUFT News on August 4th, 2014 | Last updated: August 4, 2014 at 9:07 pm
The trial of Pedro Bravo, 20, a Miami man who faces life in prison for the 2012 kidnapping and killing of 18-year-old University of Florida student Christian Aguilar begins today at the Alachua County Criminal Justice Center. Bravo, a high school friend [...]
By WUFT News on June 18th, 2014 | Last updated: June 19, 2014 at 8:28 pm
Update 8:30 p.m.: GPD has reported that Gerald Hall has been apprehended. Updates as they are available. Earlier: Update 10 a.m., June 19: GPD is now seeking another suspect in the shooting. Gerald Hall, 43, is wanted for questioning for [...]
By WUFT News on May 28th, 2014 | Last updated: June 2, 2014 at 5:10 pm
The City Attorney and attorney representing Gainesville Regional Utilities have concluded the tax on the electric customer charge is justified.
By WUFT News on March 18th, 2014 | Last updated: March 18, 2014 at 6:13 pm
Manatee fatalities have decreased, but a science and conservation expert says other factors are still an issue.
By WUFT News on March 11th, 2014 | Last updated: March 11, 2014 at 11:09 pm
Polls closed at 7 p.m. and results now show all precincts reporting. Supervisor of Elections reports nearly 15 percent turnout.
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.