Topher Forhecz

Host, Reporter

Topher is the host of All Things Considered and reporter at WGCU News. 

He formerly freelanced for WNYC radio in New York City. He holds a master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.


Primate breeding
4:36 pm
Tue March 24, 2015

Protestors Gather Over Primate Breeding Facility Expansion in Hendry County

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A handful of protestors gathered outside of the Hendry County Courthouse Tuesday over the increasing number of primate breeding facilities coming to the county.

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Amendment one spending plan
1:21 pm
Wed March 18, 2015

Environmentalists Concerned House Amendment One Spending Plan Doesn't Line Up With Vision

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A Florida House subcommittee proposed on Tuesday how it wants to spend dollars from a constitutional mandate for environmental conservation.

But, some environmentalists say this proposal doesn’t fully line up with the amendment’s original intent.

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Wrongfully Incarcerated Author to Speak
7:04 pm
Thu February 26, 2015

Wrongfully Incarcerated Author to Speak at Naples Press Club

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A Fort Myers man whose imprisonment and later exoneration made headlines is speaking to the Naples Press Club on Friday.

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Gov. Scott talks Everglades Restoration Plans
11:43 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Gov. Scott Talks Everglades Restoration Plans

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Gov. Rick Scott discussed his plans for Everglades restoration at a stop in Fort Myers on Wednesday.

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Hate Group Expert to Speak at New College of Flori
11:20 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Hate Group Expert to Speak at New College of Florida

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An expert on hate groups is speaking at New College of Florida on Thursday.

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