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A group of parents and teachers rallied at U.S. 98 exit
Kathleen Oropeza

On Wednesday, a group of concerned parents and teachers rallied for public school funding allocation prior to a Florida Board Education Meeting in Polk County.

Bethany Tyne / WUSF Public Media

Some Florida counties are reporting early voting turnout well ahead of the pace of the 2014 midterm elections.

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State Representative Ross Spano of Brandon will be the Republican candidate running to replace retiring U.S. Representative Dennis Ross.

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Hurricane Irma impacted the entire Tampa Bay area. WUSF has reporters spread out across the region. This county-by-county breakdown will be updated continuously as the storm passes.

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Hurricane Irma is having an impact on the entire Tampa Bay area. WUSF has reporters spread out across the region. This county-by-county breakdown will be updated continuously as the storm passes.

PETA Claims Polk Elephant Center is Closing

Jul 15, 2017
U.S. Navy

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is still butting heads with Ringling Bros. even though it’s been over a year since the circus closed its big top.

Florida authorities are looking for a child protective investigator they say was dealing heroin and cocaine.