WUWF Staff


Flood Recovery
5:01 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

Latest Damage Assessments: Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa

Credit Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission// Lt. Brian Lambert

Santa Rosa County

Damage assessments from last week’s storms continue to roll in. Looking at private property, Escambia is now reporting more than 3,200 homes damaged, with 13 destroyed; 117 businesses were damaged. Okaloosa is reporting a $3.3 million in damage to at least 285 homes. For more on Santa Rosa County, WUWF’s Sandra Averhart spoke to Property Appraiser Greg Brown.

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12:41 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

Latest Tropical Outlook - Florida Public Radio Emergency Network

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Credit FPREN

WUWF has joined forces with Florida’s public radio stations statewide to form the Florida Public Radio Emergency Network (FPREN) to communicate emergency information through a seamless system of free over the air FM radio as well as online and mobile applications.

On this tenth anniversary of Hurricane Ivan, WUWF is stronger than ever in both infrastructure and staffing and equipped to stay on the air even during times of massive power outages in order to deliver important information to you before, during and after an emergency. 

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RadioLive: June 5, 2014
2:13 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

Gove Scrivenor, Lara Herscovitch, and the folk-duo Tammerlin

Gove Scrivenor
Credit bassandgrass.com

Join us for WUWF's long running live music program, broadcast each month from Historic Pensacola Village. On June 5, host Pat Crawford welcomes Gove Scrivenor, Lara Herscovitch, and Tammerlin.

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Local News
11:24 am
Wed April 30, 2014

Many County Roads In Escambia May Be Weakened

County officials are warming residents that many area roads may be damaged and flooded.
Credit Jeddah Flood

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 9:53am

Escambia County is asking all drivers to use extreme caution before driving over any bridges. There is a serious concern among the County's Roads and Engineering staff that excessive water may have weakened the foundations of some bridges.

Many of us have already see pictures of washed out roadways across Escambia County. A full assessment of road and bridge safety can not be completed until after the flood waters have fully receded.

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Pensacola Symphony Orchestra
11:21 am
Tue April 22, 2014

LISTEN: Pensacola Symphony Orchestra Presents Mozart & Mahler

The Pensacola Symphony will bring its season to a close this Saturday with a performance of Mozart and Mahler on the stage of the Saenger Theatre in downtown Pensacola.   Music Director Peter Rubardt came by the studios and spoke with Hedi Salanki about the program.

The concert will take place on Saturday at 8:00 pm in the Saenger Theatre, and will feature Leonid Yanovskiy and Brian Brown.   Tickets and more information are available at 435-2533, or on line at pensacolasymphony.com.

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Spring Gardening Tips
2:08 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Southern Gardening: Postpone Lawn Fertilization, Protect Bees

Credit Escambia County Extension

Despite this week’s winter-like temperatures, spring is here and residents have begun to beautify their yards. For expert advice on what to do and when, we’re continuing our occasional series on gardening with Jonathon Heidi Escambia County horticulturalist Beth Bolles, hosts of WUWF TV’s Southern Gardening.

Lawn Fertilization:

Despite ads encouraging you to "get a jump on spring,” Bolles says it’s far better to hold off for a bit when it comes to lawn fertilization and nitrogen.

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Pre-spring Gardening
3:21 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Southern Gardening: Tips For Cold-Damaged Palms & Winter Lawns

A Canary Island Date Palm which may recover from the cold.
Credit Escambia County Extension Service

Residents in Northwest Florida and South Alabama need look no further than their yards to see evidence of this year’s harsh winter, including the extended hard freeze of Winter Storm Leon at the end of January.  But, with spring around the corner, people across the region are beginning the process of getting their yards in shape and probably wondering what to do about those cold damaged, brown palms.

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RadioLive: May 1, 2014
12:51 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Darryl Purpose, Laura Meyer, and the Sarah Mac Band

Darryl Purpose
Credit darrylpurpose.com

Join us for WUWF's long running live music program, broadcast live each month from Historic Pensacola Village. On May 1, host Pat Crawford welcomes Daryl PurposeLaura Meyer, and the Sarah Mac Band.

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Fundraising in Half the Time!
12:40 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

WUWF cuts fall on-air fundraising in half. Please make your pledge today!

Click Here to Donate Now

In many ways, WUWF is fueled by trust. After all, that is one of the reasons you tune in every day.  Trust is what makes this station successful - and this fall WUWF is putting all of its trust in you as we make a radical change.  We are cutting our fall on-air fundraising by half.

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Pensacola Symphony Orchestra
3:58 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

Pensacola Symphony Orchestra Presents Music From The "Roaring Twenties"

Credit Pensacola Symphony Orchestra

Music from the "Roaring '20s" will fill the Saenger Theatre this weekend with a wide-ranging program from the Pensacola Symphony and pianist Christopher O'Riley.  Music Director Peter Rubardt came by the studios and spoke with Hedi Salanki about this unique program.   Tickets and more information are available at 435-2533, or  pensacolasymphony.com.

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