Lindsey Kilbride


Reporter Lindsey Kilbride joined WJCT News in 2015 after completing the radio documentary program at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies in Portland, Maine.

Lindsey also has a degree in multimedia journalism from the University of North Florida, and she's a former WJCT News intern.

When she's not drinking coffee on deadline, she can be found cuddling her cats. 

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Updated 11/2/2017 at 10:15 a.m.

The Downtown Investment Authority is recommending the city spend more than $3 million on downtown apartments in the LaVilla area.

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Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry surprised a group of Duval County Lee High School leadership students with suite tickets to two Jaguars home games. The teens will go in two groups.

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Florida Republican Gubernatorial candidate Adam Putnam spoke to Clay County constituents at Fleming Island’s Whitey’s Fish Camp early Tuesday morning.


Jacksonville homeowners pouring money into Hurricane Irma related fixes can now get reimbursed for permit fees.

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The Duval County School Board is in the process of hiring a permanent superintendent, which board members say they’d like to see selected before this summer.

State Archives of Florida

Former State Senator Arnett Girardeau passed away Thursday at the age of 88. The Jacksonville native was one of the first African-Americans to serve in the Florida Senate since reconstruction.


After Jacksonville 3-year-old Amari Harley was found dead in a ground-level water tank at Arlington’s Bruce Park this past weekend, Mayor Lenny Curry said the city is in the midst of an investigation into the matter that should lead to improved safety.

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Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry announced Thursday that although the city hadn’t been responsible for collecting debris from state roads like San Jose Boulevard, that’s changing.

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Those affected by Hurricane Irma who apply for FEMA disaster assistance, shouldn’t consider an initial denial of aid the final word.

Murray Hill Preservation Association

The Jacksonville neighborhood of Murray Hill is throwing a big Halloween party Sunday called Hill-O-Ween offering activities for adults and kids.

President of Murray Hill Preservation Association Jason Tetlak said the organization was looking to create signature event for the neighborhood.


Updated at 6 p.m. on 10/23/17
Updated at 11:30 a.m. on 10/25/17

The Jacksonville City Council unanimously voted to authorize the Jacksonville Housing Finance Authority to issue up to $90 million in bonds for a company to acquire and rehabilitate four Jacksonville low-income apartment complexes, including Eureka Gardens. 

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Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry said Tuesday, after a 3-year-old’s body was discovered in a park water tank Sunday, the city is investigating to see if there was any wrong-doing on it’s part.

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The Jacksonville City Council approved a measure that would bring the city a step closer to suing pharmaceutical companies for their alleged role in the city’s worsening opioid addiction crisis.

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Three Ribault High School students are being arrested for battery after videos of two incidents  on Friday started making the rounds on the internet.

One video shows students pushing and attacking an administrator, another video captured the same day shows students damaging the principal’s car.

Hannah Joy Wells.

updated 10/24/17  

A University of North Florida art student is spending the fall semester painting in her very own studio space at the Museum of Contemporary Art in downtown Jacksonville.