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High Springs hires new Parks, REC director  

Jul 1, 2024
Fort White native has worked in Alachua for the last decade.
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Gainesville’s CWA union ‘fighting to survive’ with looming August deadline 

Jul 1, 2024
Unions across Florida struggling after new 2023 law.
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Alachua County receives $1.4M to design “Paths to Opportunity” project

Jul 1, 2024
County to address SW 20th Avenue corridor near UF and UF Health Shands Hospital.
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Gainesville Fire Rescue extinguishes house fire, rescues cat

Jul 1, 2024
Firefighters from two stations battle early Monday blaze.
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Gainesville man dies in I-75 collision with semi

Jul 1, 2024
Sedan crashes into tractor-trailer parked on outside emergency shoulder.
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2-vehicle collision near Trenton kills 2, injures 4

Jul 1, 2024
Sedan runs CR 307 stop sign into path of pickup on State Road 26.
Government + Politics

High Springs votes 3-2 on November referendum about city charter

Jun 28, 2024
Four questions moved forward and four delayed.
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‘I’m going to break your hand’: Athletes recount unwanted touching from water polo coach

Jun 28, 2024
Athletes say coach drunkenly touched player’s face, coerced hugs.
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Family sues Ginnie Springs over deadly Memorial Day weekend shooting

Jun 27, 2024
Lawsuit claims negligence to provide safe environment.
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3 semis, 1 car collision stops southbound I-75 traffic in Gainesville

Jun 27, 2024
Crash occurs Thursday morning near Newberry Road exit.
Government + Politics

GRU Authority votes to keep rates flat, make Bielarski permanent GM

Jun 26, 2024
Members also confirm $8.5 million transfer to city. 
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Searby denied bail as ACSO calls for other victims

Jun 26, 2024
Marlowe apologizes for recommending Searby.
Education

UF concrete canoe, Springseeker, sails to victory in Utah

Jun 26, 2024
Engineering students have won two national contests in June.
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Gainesville Housing Authority breaks ground on jobs training center

Jun 26, 2024
Center tied to general neighborhood improvement initiative.
Government + Politics

Alachua County votes on Hawthorne codes, expanded language access 

Jun 25, 2024
Commissioners OK phase 2 for language access policy.
Local News

Group gathers to pray for 91-year-old victim of sexual assault 

Jun 25, 2024
Authorities have arrested 14-year-old for attack.
Government + Politics

Newberry approves LifeSoils lease agreement, discusses Searby

Jun 25, 2024
Citizen commenters continue raising questions about charter school conversion.
Government + Politics

City of Alachua proceeds on schedule with budget

Jun 24, 2024
City’s 2024 budget accounts for over $66 million.
Elections

School rezoning, GRU issues crop up at League of Women Voters candidate forum 

Jun 24, 2024
Primary election scheduled for Aug. 20.
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Alachua Police Department re-hires former chief as captain

Jun 24, 2024
Chad Scott running for Alachua County Sheriff
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LifeSouth announces urgent need for all blood types

Jun 24, 2024
Summer shortages stem from decline in blood donations, increase in usage at local hospitals.
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Fort White teen dies when pickup tire failure leads to collision with tree

Jun 24, 2024
Accident occurs north of Fort White.
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Update: Live Oak boy found on Saturday

Jun 24, 2024
Boy last seen near 168th Street in Live Oak on Thursday.
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Former Gainesville mayoral candidate reported missing

Jun 21, 2024
Missing persons report filed with Gainesville Police Department for Adam Rosenthal.
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