WUFT News http://www.wuft.org/news News and Public Media for North Central Florida from the University of Florida in Gainesville Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:56:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.4 Lack of Volunteers Leave Elderly Looking for Conversation http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/30/lack-of-volunteers-leave-elderly-looking-for-conversation/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/30/lack-of-volunteers-leave-elderly-looking-for-conversation/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:21:06 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=67937 Lester Poole has stories he may never get to tell. The 94-year-old served in the United States Coast Guard from 1939 to 1947, during which he traveled the globe and went wherever the tide took him. “South Africa. Brazil,” he […]]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/30/lack-of-volunteers-leave-elderly-looking-for-conversation/feed/ 0 New Controlled Substance Law A Relief For Veterinarians http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/30/new-controlled-substance-law-a-relief-for-veterinarians/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/30/new-controlled-substance-law-a-relief-for-veterinarians/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:42:53 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=68398 The recently passed Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act has been celebrated by veterinarians. The new law allows vets to legally bring controlled substances, such as anesthesia and euthanasia, with them when working outside their clinics.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/30/new-controlled-substance-law-a-relief-for-veterinarians/feed/ 0 UF Law Professor Comments On Police Collecting DNA Samples In Relation To UF Assaults http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/uf-law-professor-comments-on-police-collecting-dna-samples-in-relation-to-uf-assaults/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/uf-law-professor-comments-on-police-collecting-dna-samples-in-relation-to-uf-assaults/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:55:21 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=68356 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/uf-law-professor-comments-on-police-collecting-dna-samples-in-relation-to-uf-assaults/feed/ 0 Sept. 29, 2014: Afternoon News In 90 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/68476/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/68476/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:15:37 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=68476 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/68476/feed/ 0 Wanted Man Arrested At Red Roof Inn http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/wanted-man-arrested-at-red-roof-inn/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/wanted-man-arrested-at-red-roof-inn/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:12:55 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=68416 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/wanted-man-arrested-at-red-roof-inn/feed/ 0 Sept. 29, 2014: Morning News in 90 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/sept-29-2014-morning-news-in-90/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/sept-29-2014-morning-news-in-90/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:24:00 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=68364 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/sept-29-2014-morning-news-in-90/feed/ 0 Kaleidoscope Tour’s Color Run Comes To Gainesville http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/kaleidoscope-tours-color-run-comes-to-gainesville/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/kaleidoscope-tours-color-run-comes-to-gainesville/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:09:28 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=68365 The Kaleidoscope Tour visited Gainesville on Saturday for the 2014 edition of the Color Run. Nicknamed "The Happiest 5K On The Planet," the run drew hundreds of participants. ]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/29/kaleidoscope-tours-color-run-comes-to-gainesville/feed/ 0 Police Issue Alert On Sighting Of Person Matching Description Of Previous Attacks http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/28/police-issue-alert-on-sighting-of-person-matching-description-of-previous-attacks/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/28/police-issue-alert-on-sighting-of-person-matching-description-of-previous-attacks/#comments Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:17:09 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=68349 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/28/police-issue-alert-on-sighting-of-person-matching-description-of-previous-attacks/feed/ 0 Sept. 26, 2014: Afternoon News In 90 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/26/sept-26-2014-afternoon-news-in-90/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/26/sept-26-2014-afternoon-news-in-90/#comments Fri, 26 Sep 2014 22:34:33 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=68344 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/26/sept-26-2014-afternoon-news-in-90/feed/ 0 Nationwide Insurance Relocating 100 Gainesville Jobs http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/26/nationwide-insurance-relocating-100-gainesville-jobs/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/26/nationwide-insurance-relocating-100-gainesville-jobs/#comments Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:40:23 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=68326 Nationwide Insurance is moving 100 jobs from its Gainesville regional operations over the next two years. The consolidation is limited to the regional operations, according to spokesman Eric Hardgrove. Nationwide Insurance will still employ about 800 employees at its claims service center in Gainesville. The plan will affect property and […]]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/09/26/nationwide-insurance-relocating-100-gainesville-jobs/feed/ 0