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  • Cast Members of Don Pasquale Perform Live

    Classical WSMR will give you a preview of Sarasota Opera's production of Don Pasquale this Wednesday morning at 11:00 AM when Russell Gant welcomes some of the cast members to sing for you live... more...

  • Final FL USF Senate Debate

    The U-S Senate race here in Florida is pretty close right now.  Floridians will vote for incumbent Senator Marco Rubio or his challenger, Patrick Murphy on November 8th.  The two... more...

  • All Night Jazz

    WUSF 89.7 has a decades-long tradition of bringing you the best in jazz all night, every night. Our knowledgeable and personable hosts – Mike Cornette, Lorri Hafer, Jackson Harpe, Richard Jimenez... more...



Several amendments to the state constitution will be on the ballot on election day, including one that would regulate solar energy. The wording of Amendment 1 has created some confusion, so WUSF's Steve Newborn shines a little light on that with PolitiFact Florida's Josh Gillin.


Watch Antiques Roadshow Wednesday Nights 8:00PM 16.4

WUSF TV (16.1)
WUSF’s main channel, serving West Central Florida more...
WUSF Kids (16.2)
Fun and educational programming for children more...
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Florida Matters

Florida Matters: Political Issues
The upcoming elections are widely viewed as pivotal for the direction of this state, and the country. People are concerned about issues like gun control,  education, or paying for their health care.[Photo:... more...

Classical WSMR

Ludwig van Beethoven: Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-flat
Program: Evening Masterwork
Beethoven’s Quintet for Piano and Winds displays a strong influence of the elder Mozart and Haydn. The wind writing, in particular, brings to mind the serenades of Mozart. However, in this Quintet, Beethoven was already starting to show his own personality, and unlike Mozart, Beethoven sets the piano in opposition to the woodwinds. more...

WUSF Create™ TV (16.3)
Expert advice on cooking, arts and crafts, gardening and travel more...
WUSF Knowledge (16.4)
Documentaries, news and public affairs series and encore presentations more...
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University Beat

USF English Professor Jay Hopler's new book of poetry, "The Abridged History of Rainfall" is up for a National Book Award. (courtesy Ryan Johnson Photography)
A University of South Florida English professor is going to have a very eventful November – as his newest book is being published and he’s a finalist for the extremely prestigious National Book Award in Poetry. We sit down with Jay Hopler on University Beat on WUSF 89.7 to talk about the honor and... more...

All Night Jazz

Jimmy and Percy Heath
Program: All Night Jazz
Tonight on All Night Jazz, Jackson Harpe will feature several tracks from our focus artist of the week, saxophonist Jimmy Heath on his 90th birthday. Then later, on the Midnight Standard, we’ll hear another version of Jerome Kern’s  “All The Things You Are.” The adventure begins tonight at 9 on WUSF 89.7. (photo by Tom Marcello) more...

Multimedia Slide Show

Skyway Tanker Fire

Skyway Tanker Fire

On Tuesday, July 11th, a diesel tanker truck blew out a tire and caught fire near the top of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge in the southbound lanes. The driver walked away.

The incident snarled traffic for hours and left communities talking about transportation alternatives in the event of other problems on the bridge. 


Special News Reports

Health News Florida PriceCheck

Health News Florida PriceCheck

Health News Florida, WLRN and WUSF have launched PriceCheck, a reporting project aimed at bringing clarity to the cost of health care in Florida. Check Now.

Health News Florida: Journalism for a Healthy State

Health News Florida

Health News Florida is the only news publication dedicated to covering health issues in the nation’s third largest state. We hold health care policy makers, powerbrokers and practitioners accountable.

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