WUFT News http://www.wuft.org/news News and Public Media for North Central Florida from the University of Florida in Gainesville Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:39:31 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Alachua County Animal Services Over Capacity For Thanksgiving http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/27/alachua-county-animal-services-over-capacity-for-thanksgiving/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/27/alachua-county-animal-services-over-capacity-for-thanksgiving/#comments Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:20:36 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=74094 Alachua County Animal Services is urging people to foster animals over the Thanksgiving holiday. Already more than two dozen animals over capacity, ACAS will need to begin euthanasia if foster owners are not found.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/27/alachua-county-animal-services-over-capacity-for-thanksgiving/feed/ 0 Gainesville Composts To Divert Waste http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/gainesville-composts-to-divert-waste/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/gainesville-composts-to-divert-waste/#comments Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:56:09 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=74161 More than 20 organizations have joined Gainesville's Compost on a mission to divert waste from landfills and from it create valuable soil feed.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/gainesville-composts-to-divert-waste/feed/ 0 Boy Gives Organ Transplant Recipient New Lease On Life http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/boy-gives-organ-transplant-recipient-new-lease-on-life/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/boy-gives-organ-transplant-recipient-new-lease-on-life/#comments Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:33:58 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=74258 After a young boy and his mother were killed in a car crash, several people were saved by their choice to be organ donors.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/boy-gives-organ-transplant-recipient-new-lease-on-life/feed/ 1 Protestors Gather at Alachua County Courthouse in Support of Michael Brown http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/protestors-gather-at-alachua-county-courthouse-in-support-of-michael-brown/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/protestors-gather-at-alachua-county-courthouse-in-support-of-michael-brown/#comments Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:42:28 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=74238 Peaceful protests took place in Gainesville after the news that Officer Darren Wilson will not be indicted for the shooting of Michael Brown.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/protestors-gather-at-alachua-county-courthouse-in-support-of-michael-brown/feed/ 0 Program Gives Foster Youths Chance For More Normal Life http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/program-gives-foster-youths-chance-for-more-normal-life/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/program-gives-foster-youths-chance-for-more-normal-life/#comments Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:05:06 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=73799 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/26/program-gives-foster-youths-chance-for-more-normal-life/feed/ 0 Zen Hostel Offers Tranquility To Travelers And Residents http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/zen-hostel-offers-tranquility-to-travelers-and-residents/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/zen-hostel-offers-tranquility-to-travelers-and-residents/#comments Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:11:47 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=74128 Gainesville's Zen Hostel offers spiritual and physical refuge for travelers and residents during its busiest months.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/zen-hostel-offers-tranquility-to-travelers-and-residents/feed/ 0 Local Animal Shelters Have Developed Stricter Adoption Methods http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/local-animal-shelters-have-developed-stricter-adoption-methods/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/local-animal-shelters-have-developed-stricter-adoption-methods/#comments Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:56:45 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=74186 Local animal shelters have developed stricter adoption methods to prevent indecisive pet owners from returning their animals, which causes a strain on the organizations and increases the likeliness of unwanted pets being euthanized.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/local-animal-shelters-have-developed-stricter-adoption-methods/feed/ 0 Nov. 25, 2014: Afternoon News In 90 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/nov-25-2014-afternoon-news-in-90/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/nov-25-2014-afternoon-news-in-90/#comments Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:13:39 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=74195 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/nov-25-2014-afternoon-news-in-90/feed/ 0 Gainesville Mayor Responds To Grand Jury Decision On Ferguson http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/a-note-from-the-mayor-on-ferguson/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/a-note-from-the-mayor-on-ferguson/#comments Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:59:23 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=74125 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/25/a-note-from-the-mayor-on-ferguson/feed/ 2 Nov. 24, 2014: Afternoon News In 90 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/24/nov-24-2014-afternoon-news-in-90/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/24/nov-24-2014-afternoon-news-in-90/#comments Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:48:26 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=74119 http://www.wuft.org/news/2014/11/24/nov-24-2014-afternoon-news-in-90/feed/ 0