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  • Tropical Storm Erika Remains Disorganized

    Tropical Storm Erika’s path on Friday morning is still puzzling forecasters, as it is headed south of Puerto Rico and moving west-northwest.



This week, the Tampa Bay region lost one of its more notable World War II veterans, retired Judge John Germany. He served as an Army tank commander at age 22 and helped liberate a concentration camp on the German-Austrian border before being sent to the Pacific theater...


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Florida Matters

The Tampa Bay Area has some of the best beaches in the nation, and you likely have your favorite. This week on Florida Matters, we're going to take you on a tour of some of those beaches. We take a look at the stress of parking,... more...

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University Beat

USF Class of 2019 photo (courtesy Amie Blodgett, USF)
Some 3500 young people moved into residence halls at the University of South Florida’s Tampa campus last week, and we tagged along on their first day as they got settled into their new homes. You’ll find out how USF is trying to keep them engaged right away with a “Week of Welcome” on University... more...

Special News Reports

Back in 2012, four explorers spent 100 days walking and kayaking 1,000 miles up the length of Florida, from the tip of the Everglades to the Okefenokee Swamp in Georgia. The mission – to publicize the need to connect the state’s remaining wild areas. This year, the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition is back. Three of the members reunited....

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. And our independent reporting, online and on public radio, emphasizes how issues of cost, quality and health care access affect all Floridians.


StateImpact Florida

StateImpact Florida journalist John O'Connor travels the state to report on how education issues affect you.

StateImpact Florida is a project of WUSF Public Media and WLRN Public Media.

Classical WSMR

Symphony Cast : From the BBC Proms - Leif Ove Andsnes - Piano/Director
Mahler Chamber Orchestra Leif Ove Andsnes - Piano/Director The BBC Proms is the biggest music festival in the world -- this week's concert features the best of the best. BEETHOVEN : Piano Concerto No. 1 STRAVINSKY : Apollon musagete BEETHOVEN : Piano Concerto No. 4 more...

All Night Jazz

Lester Young
Program: Jazz: All Night, Every Night
Billie Holiday nicknamed him the “Prez” and he originated the slang usage of the word “bread,” meaning money, as well as one of the first to use the word  “cool.” He was also a phenomenal saxophonist. We’ll hear tenor man Lester Young, born on this day in 1909, on the next All Night Jazz with Mike Cornette, tonight at 9:00 PM on WUSF-89.7. (photo: William P. Gottlieb) more...

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