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By Zak Dahlheimer on September 8th, 2014 | Last updated: September 9, 2014 at 1:54 pm
The city of Hampton holds its first election in about 10 years today after state lawmakers give local leaders a second chance instead of dissolving the city. Citizens will vote to fill city council seats and approve charter amendments.
By Zak Dahlheimer on April 29th, 2014 | Last updated: April 29, 2014 at 4:49 pm
Elise Giordano / WUFT News Sheila Bryant, left, and Billie Jean Curtis, right, stand on the grounds of Curtis Recycling in Hampton in November. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Jacksonville office is conducting a criminal investigation on the city [...]
By Zak Dahlheimer on March 29th, 2014 | Last updated: March 31, 2014 at 11:45 am
They were convinced by city Councilman Dan Williams’ presentation on how the city government will change following a damning state auditor’s report.
By Zak Dahlheimer on December 20th, 2013 | Last updated: December 20, 2013 at 2:29 pm
The Gainesville Regional Airport was closed for more than an hour on Friday after an unspecified bomb threat was called in to one of the rental car agencies.
By Ethan Magoc and Zak Dahlheimer on December 19th, 2013 | Last updated: December 19, 2013 at 6:44 am
Linda Gowens’ electric bill is usually $300 or $400 a month. This time of year, though, it generally triples as part of the cost of doing business at Linda’s Yard Arts on Highway 301 near Lawtey.
By Zak Dahlheimer on December 6th, 2013 | Last updated: December 6, 2013 at 4:46 pm
Many people around Gainesville are joining others around the world in remembering Nelson Mandela.
By Zak Dahlheimer on November 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 8:58 am
WUFT News measured this past month the noise in areas near Gainesville Renewable Energy Center’s biomass plant, which some locals said disrupts their daily lives.
By Zak Dahlheimer on November 15th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 4:06 pm
A street banner hanging between the Pi Kappa Alpha House and Ben Hill Griffin Stadium proclaims the festival for Oct. 16 and 17, a month behind the actual date: this Saturday and Sunday.
By Zak Dahlheimer on October 28th, 2013 | Last updated: October 28, 2013 at 2:56 pm
Marion County’s two largest food banks are struggling to keep their shelves stocked during a time where the demand is now larger than the supply.
By Zak Dahlheimer, Colette DuChanois and Sean Bellafiore on October 11th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 3:07 pm
The governor visited the Lafayette County Courthouse in Mayo to listen and discuss the concerns of the small town’s residents, including the federal government shutdown.