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Salary Hikes on the Way at UF in October

By 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.

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Tracking Andrea: Liveblog Updates

By 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.

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Gainesville Police investigating two armed robberies, pursuing suspects

By 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.

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Beyond pythons, Florida termed “cesspool” of world’s invasive species problem

By 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.

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AVID program aids struggling Bronson middle and high school students

By on April 29th, 2013 | Last updated: April 29, 2013 at 4:25 pm

The AVID program aids struggling students its second year at Bronson Middle/High School.

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‘Gator-grown’ company conducts trials of new brain injury test at UF

By on April 29th, 2013 | Last updated: April 29, 2013 at 1:44 pm

Banyan Biomarkers is working with two UF teams of researchers to find a better way to detect concussions.

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Swallowtail Farm to host its 2013 spring festival

By on April 25th, 2013 | Last updated: April 28, 2013 at 5:22 pm

Swallowtail Farm will be hosting its fourth annual Spring Festival on Saturday from noon to 10 p.m.

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Manhunt continues in Boston; Conn. residents warned to be on lookout for green Honda Civic

By on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: May 3, 2013 at 11:19 am

Update 2:19 p.m. TORONTO (AP) — An aunt of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects says the older brother recently became a devout Muslim who prayed five times a day. Maret Tsarnaeva told reporters at her Toronto home on Friday that […]

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Boston bombing suspect dead; suburbs shut down in manhunt for second

By and on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 5:03 pm

Updates throughout day: One suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings is dead and a massive manhunt is underway for another. Authorities have shut down mass transportation and tell residents in Boston suburbs to “stay inside.”

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WUFT-FM wins seven Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards

By on April 18th, 2013 | Last updated: April 18, 2013 at 4:44 pm

WUFT-FM won seven Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards. The Radio Television Digital News Association announced the winners Thursday.

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