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By Alyssa Fisher on January 14th, 2014 | Last updated: January 16, 2014 at 2:14 pm
As Florida’s weather continues to fluctuate, local farmers adapt in the aftermath of early January’s bitter-cold temperatures.
By Sean Stewart-Muniz on January 10th, 2014 | Last updated: January 13, 2014 at 9:12 am
This year’s flu season is seeing an increase of severe cases especially among young people.
By WUFT News on January 6th, 2014 | Last updated: January 7, 2014 at 3:57 pm
Alachua County’s Wage Theft Protection Ordinance, which was passed in April with a 3 to 2 vote, went into effect Jan. 1. Unpaid and underpaid employees who have sought to resolve issues with their employers can file an official complaint.
By WUFT News on January 6th, 2014 | Last updated: January 6, 2014 at 5:44 pm
As temperatures continue to fall, preparations are being made by North Florida counties from homeless shelters expanding accommodations to the closing of schools in Columbia County on Tuesday.
By Colette DuChanois on December 18th, 2013 | Last updated: December 18, 2013 at 4:04 pm
In December, the Alachua County Library District is hosting its “Hands-On Handhelds” workshops to help teach the community about the library’s free digital materials.
By Erica A. Hernandez on December 12th, 2013 | Last updated: December 12, 2013 at 9:22 am
For those looking to film on the University of Florida’s campus, Dan Williams is the gatekeeper.
By Colette DuChanois on December 9th, 2013 | Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 2:54 pm
The Alachua County and Gainesville City Commissions held a special joint meeting Monday to discuss the future of Fire Station 19 and Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) Governance.
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 Joel Sebastianelli on December 6th, 2013 | Last updated: December 6, 2013 at 1:52 pm
In the five-year work plan, the Florida Department of Transportation has highlighted the projects they plan to work on in the North Central Florida area.
By Natanya Spies on November 21st, 2013 | Last updated: November 21, 2013 at 10:19 pm
(Photo credit: Kim Walsh-Childers)
The NHS Band of Pride placed first in the 1A division at the Kingdom of the Sun Marching Band Festival at North Marion High School on Nov. 9 and will compete at the state competition Saturday.