By Ethan Magoc on January 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: January 25, 2013 at 10:28 am
Fliers invite Georgia residents to KKK meeting near Atlanta – Sheriff’s officials in the Atlanta area are investigating fliers, dropped outside of homes in Covington, Ga., that invite residents to a Ku Klux Klan meeting. They are searching for threats […]
Voters in District 3 have a choice between two experienced candidates.
By Brandan McCalla on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:10 pm
The Alachua County Public Works Department is assessing a $2.7 million proposal to widen SW 61st Street and SW 20th Avenue. The project would also add sidewalks and pedestrian crosswalks.
Florida pays more in federal taxes than it gets back in grants – The Alachua County Commission decided to return $750,000 to the Florida Department of Transportation that had been earmarked for extending a bicycle path to connect the city of […]
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By Denise Toledo on September 13th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:38 pm
The proposal would increase the existing sales tax from 6.5 to 6.75 percent
By WUFT News on August 15th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:53 pm
One race from the Tuesday ballot may take a few days to resolve. Longtime Congressman Cliff Stearns is going to have to depend on provisional and overseas ballots if he wants to continue his career in congress. Running in the […]
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By Corey Brooks on August 7th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:07 pm
Mosquitoes are widely considered pests that can cause some trouble. But now they are being considered a health threat as they can carry viruses like West Nile. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Corey Brooks has the story of the scope of the […]
By Blake Alderman on June 18th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:49 am
Tomorrow ( June 18th) The Alachua County Commission will conduct a special meeting to discuss the 2013 budget plans. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman spoke with Alachua County Commissioner Susan Baird about the goals for the upcoming meeting.
By Robert Lopez on May 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:10 am
A transit sales tax will no longer be on the ballot for Alachua County voters this fall. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Robert Lopez reports on the Alachua County Commission’s decision and how Gainesville city commissioners are taking the news.