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By Shane Chernoff and Keighly Chambers on November 15th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 3:54 pm
After a a woman was killed and her husband was injured from a tree falling directly on their house on Wednesday morning, tree safety is being heavily emphasized.
By Maggie Schwartzman on April 18th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 10:33 am
When reflecting on the aftermath of Wednesday’s fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas, Gainesville professionals said people shouldn’t worry.
By Dana Edwards on March 11th, 2013 | Last updated: March 11, 2013 at 2:39 pm
Why do we set our clocks forward every spring? Here are five points about the practice.
By Vonecia Carswell on January 31st, 2013 | Last updated: January 31, 2013 at 5:15 pm
The 2013 Chevy Malibu has one or more rear suspension bolts that may not have been tightened properly, according to a report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. It may lead to mishandling of the vehicle and increase the risk of a crash.
By Leah Harding on January 24th, 2013 | Last updated: January 31, 2013 at 2:37 pm
Since the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School last month, deputies have been reassigned to each elementary school in Alachua County with hopes of increasing school security.
By Cameron Taylor on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:11 pm
Palatka drivers might notice off-white, semi-circular, oblong-shaped boxes stationed high above intersections around town. Local law enforcement hopes those new additions will make drivers think twice about running red lights.
By Stephanie Denardo on August 10th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:07 pm
It’s that time of year when Floridians and the rest of the world can learn almost everything about sharks with the 25th Anniversary of Shark Week kicking off this Sunday on the Discovery Channel. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Denardo reports [...]
By Stephanie Strasser on July 17th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:10 pm
Relief is one way to describe how residents living in the Haile Plantation neighborhood are feeling after hearing the news of the arrest of Andrew Payne. The 2008 brutal rape changed the way the residents moved around their neighborhood for [...]
By WUFT News on June 4th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:40 pm
Hurricane season has started and many of the warnings are gearing towards coastal regions. Although Bradford County is not on the coast, it still has to worry about many areas including enviromental concerns. Bradford county emergency managment planner Michael Heeder [...]