Tag Archives: hurricanes

How High Springs Police Snagged A $600,000 MRAP For $2,000

By on October 14th, 2013 | Last updated: October 14, 2013 at 8:04 pm

The Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle, or MRAP, can safely travel through three and a half feet of water in complete darkness. The 48,000-pound armored vehicle can help rescue people during hurricanes and floods.

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Isaac’s rain slows down clam harvesting

By on August 28th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:02 pm

WUFT discusses Cedar Key in Levy County and its relationship with clam farming.

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Preparing nursing home facilities for natural disasters

By on April 17th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 10:56 pm

Hurricanes are a big point of emphasis in the state of Florida when it comes to its citizen’s preparedness. A new government study questions the procedures that nursing homes take to get ready for natural disasters. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman [...]

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National hurricane conference encourages preparation

By on March 29th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:44 pm

Today marks the fourth and final day of the National Hurricane Conference in Orlando leaving attendees with one last day for workshops and training sessions about the upcoming hurricane season. Though this year’s conference hasn’t released exact predictions about the [...]

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