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By Jaime Sloane on October 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: October 23, 2013 at 8:10 pm
Florida’s agriculture industry is continuing to grow, according to a report released last week by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. The report titled “Florida Agriculture: By the Numbers” cited increased sales of oranges, honey and other agricultural commodities.
By James Thieke on September 11th, 2013 | Last updated: September 11, 2013 at 2:38 pm
Santa Fe College gained one of the largest geological collections in North Florida for its natural history exhibit. The exhibit contains petrified wood, dinosaur fossils, a 4.6 billion-year-old meteorite and other various minerals in over 24 glass display cases.
By Jenna Lyons on February 25th, 2013 | Last updated: February 25, 2013 at 3:06 pm
Conditions are favorable for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and around the watch area, according to The National Weather Service.
By Forrest Smith on December 28th, 2012 | Last updated: January 14, 2013 at 11:18 am
Many food banks in North Florida found their shelves emptied as they helped out people over Christmas. Now, as Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Forrest Smith reports, they are working to restock shelves, as well as bank accounts.
By Ryan Lacher on September 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 11:59 am
Making its way across North Florida, the West Nile virus has now been detected in two Alachua County chickens.
By Denise Toledo on July 5th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:46 pm
Water levels in north Florida rivers are still rising as rainfall from Tropical Storm Debby drains into rivers and tributaries. WUFT-FM’s Denise Toledo has details on the latest river impacted–a stretch of the Suwannee River. She talked with Florida Fish [...]
By Forrest Smith on July 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:48 pm
Bradford County is one of many counties in North Florida still dealing with recovery efforts from the flooding left by Tropical Storm Debby. This afternoon, county, state and federal officials will meet to talk about opening a disaster recovery center [...]
By Clint Holzapfel on June 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:08 pm
Sixty eight years ago, on this date, hundreds of thousands of American and allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, as they tried to liberate France and end the threat of Adolf Hitler’s attempt of world domination. Those who were [...]
By Tom Krynski on May 25th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:07 am
Throughout the week on Front Page, we’ve reported on the various Memorial Day activities in several North Florida counties. Today, WUFT-FM’s Tom Krynski reports on a Memorial Day program that will take place in Gainesville on Monday morning.
By Eileen Cofre on May 1st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:38 am
Another big company might be coming to North Florida.The Marion County Commission has unanimously approved a 2.5 million dollar incentive package to bring Sitel Worldwide Corporation to the city of Ocala. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Eileen Cofre reports on the details [...]