Quincy J Walters


Quincy Walters is a reporter and backup host for WGCU.

He started in public radio as an intern at WUSF, the NPR member station for the Tampa Bay area. A year later, he was a production intern for NPR’s Weekend All Things Considered in Washington, D.C. After Quincy’s internship, he returned to WUSF as a reporter.

His stories have aired on Weekend All Things Considered.

Quincy earned a degree in English with a concentration in creative writing from the University of South Florida.

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There's a legal dispute on Fort Myers Beach between those who protect birds and people who want to build a boardwalk.  Florida's Department of Environmental Protection has issued an intent to permit the construction of the boardwalk through a Critical Wildlife Area. 

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Gregory Adkins, superintendent of The School District of Lee County, held a press conference backed by about 50 district employees.

"We demand Governor Rick Scott veto House Bill 7069," he said, standing at a lectern. 

Adkins was referring to contentious legislation that concerns K-12 education in the state. Last month, the district sent a letter to the governor, asking that HB 7069 be vetoed. 

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When law enforcement finds buried, decomposing human remains, there are often more questions than answers. That’s where forensic anthropologists come in.

Florida Gulf Coast University’s Forensic Anthropology department trained  Air Force Special Investigations agents Friday.

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Rep. Francis Rooney (R-FL19) of Naples held a town hall with some dramatic moments in Bonita Springs Wednesday night. 

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Hurricane season is looming and so is the deadline for the National Flood Insurance Program to be reauthorized.