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By Kim Ortiz on November 20th, 2013 | Last updated: November 21, 2013 at 4:35 pm
The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office will hold an auction on Saturday to find homes for two healthy horses that have overcome severe malnutrition. ACSO has spent more than $1,400 over the last six months rehabilitating them.
By Lisa Greenberg on November 15th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 3:06 pm
A new bill proposed by two Florida senators could push the speed limit on highways and interstates up by 5 miles per hour.
By Paige Kauffman on November 15th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 5:06 pm
Even though Mugshot Databases have undergone public scrutiny, Florida Mugshot Databases are still up and running. Mugshot databases are third party information distributors that give anyone with an Internet connection the ability to view your arrest photos.
By Yancey Cook and Lauren Lettelier on October 28th, 2013 | Last updated: October 28, 2013 at 4:55 pm
Several incidents of a white male attempting to lure school-aged children into his vehicle were recently reported in both Alachua and Union Counties.
By Melissa Walpole on September 30th, 2013 | Last updated: September 30, 2013 at 5:26 pm
The Gainesville Police Department is investigating a string of recent crimes that fit a national trend called Felony Lane Gang, where burglars break into cars and steal visible purses in an attempt to gain access to owners’ bank accounts.
By Lauren Lettelier on September 16th, 2013 | Last updated: September 16, 2013 at 8:50 pm
Larry Whitehead, wanted for murder in Gainesville, was arrested in South Carolina on Sunday.
By Cameron Taylor on April 16th, 2013 | Last updated: April 16, 2013 at 12:58 pm
In response to the Sandy Hook tragedy, Florida Senate bill 514 in legislature would allow counties to create independent districts that impose taxes to pay for school safety and mental health services.
By Stephanie Denardo on April 12th, 2013 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:43 am
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.
More Craig Lowe arrest video released; deputies on scene tell mayor his job is cause for different treatment
The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office released dashboard video Tuesday from the night of Gainesville Mayor Craig Lowe’s arrest. The video includes conversation between Lowe and deputies.