Daniel Landesberg

Daniel is a reporter for WUFT News and can be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news@wuft.org.

Area hunters disagree with extended protection for black bears

Although Florida black bears no longer need threatened species classification, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is still working to ensure numbers stay strong. Assistant Bear Program Coordinator Mike Orlando says a management plan needs to be put in place. [audio:https://www.wuft.org/news/files/2011/12/orlando2edit.mp3] Area hunters voiced concern about this process at …

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Gainesville residents on mail move: return to sender

The United States Postal Service is looking for feedback on plans to move mail processing out of Gainesville. WUFT-FM’s Daniel Landesberg says area residents, so far, are not happy. [audio:https://www.wuft.org/news/files/2011/12/POSTALWRAP.mp3] US Postal Service Spokesman Stephen Seewoester says the relocation would save money and increase efficiency, but Postal Service Electronic Technician …

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Bringing the world to Santa Fe College

The 8th Annual World Humanities Expo at Santa Fe College is winding down today with a key note speaker and student prize presentations. Humanities and Foreign Language Department Chair William Little says the expo aims to shed light on what the humanities are. He says students have been working on …

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Alachua County law enforcement agencies work together on a series of home invasion robberies

Recent home invasion robberies in Northwest Gainesville may be connected and, as Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Daniel Landesberg reports, the police department and sheriff’s office are teaming up to bring the criminals to justice. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/SerialRobberiesWrap.mp3] ————————————————————————————————————- The Gainesville Police Department and Alachua County Sheriff’s Office are beginning a joint investigation of …

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