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Bell man dies when pickup collides with fence off SR 26

Jul 16, 2024
Pickup leaves roadway east of Newberry.
Education

Buchholz math team wins 16th national title

Jul 15, 2024
Team wins by second-highest margin ever.
Education

Alachua eSchool moves office location

Jul 15, 2024
School administrator to double as principal of Duval Early Learning Center.
Sports

Ridaught: This week is unofficial kickoff for SEC, high school football

Jul 15, 2024
Media Days start for college, prep football this week.
News

Off-duty firefighters help save woman from drowning 

Jul 15, 2024
Woman submerged for 20 seconds during medical emergency.
Government + Politics

Alachua County Republican, Democrat leaders decry political violence 

Jul 15, 2024
Joint press conference held Sunday.
News

FHP trooper-involved shooting temporarily closes I-75

Jul 15, 2024
Incident occurs Sunday evening south of Micanopy exit.
Education

UF study reveals environmental impact of artificial sweeteners

Jul 14, 2024
Sucralose escapes wastewater treatment processing and is in drinking water, aquatic environments.
News

UF/IFAS: Sweaty cattle may boost food security in a warming world

Jul 13, 2024
Cows eliminate about 85 percent of their body heat via sweat.
Business

Cold Stone to offer free ice cream

Jul 13, 2024
America hits 40 years of celebrating the sweet frozen treat.
Government + Politics

Federal grant puts Gainesville transportation upgrades in gear 

Jul 12, 2024
Florida Theater renovations, new bond ratings encourage Mayor Harvey Ward.
News

Semi vs. minivan collision on US 301 kills 2

Jul 12, 2024
Emergency rescue units extract minivan occupant.
News

Letter alleges SFHS baseball coach had inappropriate contact with student

Jul 12, 2024
Travis Yeckring placed on administrative leave in March.
Sports

Ridaught: Caglianone could become first top draft pick in UF program history

Jul 12, 2024
Gators’ star player named John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year and unanimous first team All American selection.
Government + Politics

Fitch gives Gainesville AA rating

Jul 12, 2024
Credit rating receives upgrade over previous AA- score.
Sports

Senior Spotlight: Oak Hall’s the Beach boys

Jul 12, 2024
Fraternal twins Harrison and Jackson Beach left their mark for the Eagles.
Elections

Meet the candidates: School Board of Alachua County 

Jul 12, 2024
Candidates talk achievement gap, teacher recruiting and retention.
News

Library governing board establishes proposed millage rates

Jul 11, 2024
Board also discusses parking lot liability.
News

Community Foundation of North Central Florida receives $50K grant match

Jul 11, 2024
Foundation now has $100,000 to benefit Local College Access Network program.
News

Florida college student lied about being suspended 3 years over pro-Palestinian protest arrest

Jul 11, 2024
Charly Pringle fabricated emails and used AI-generated voicemail to produce suspension hoax.
Local Living

Community session slated to discuss Tom Petty Park improvements

Jul 11, 2024
Event scheduled for July 17.
News

UF experts warn of potential peril caused by ocean acidification

Jul 11, 2024
Increased carbon dioxide in ocean can harm oysters, clams, sea urchins and corals.
Outdoors

Alachua County to close Four Creeks Preserve temporarily

Jul 10, 2024
Annual upkeep will shut down access for an estimated five days.
Government + Politics

Alachua County sets tentative tax rates and assessments

Jul 10, 2024
General county tax rate drops again while fire services and law enforcement rates stay the same
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