BONUS: Hurricane Matthew Impact On First Coast — Redux

Oct 10, 2016

Welcome to a special Hurricane Matthew episode of Redux, a weekly newsmagazine from WJCT. 

This is a bonus podcast, focusing on Hurricane Matthew.

In this episode, we give you the behind-the-scenes look at WJCT's hurricane coverage, the impact of Matthew on the First Coast and the aftermath from the storm.

The podcast is hosted by Vince Kong.

Credit Kevin Meerschaert / WJCT

Hurricane Matthew Destroys Historic Mandarin Dock

After Hurricane Matthew, residents of the Mandarin area are mourning the loss of a historic landmark, which once sat next to Walter Jones Historical Park at the end of County Dock Road.

Credit Ryan Benk / WJCT News

Refuge Center Offers Sanctuary As Jacksonville Braces For Matthew

Many shops and restaurants in Jacksonville were boarded up and closed for business as Category 3 Hurricane Matthew inched closer to the city Friday morning. But one diner is vowed to stay open, cooking hot meals for anyone who needs one.

Credit Ryan Benk / WJCT News

Full Scale Of First Coast Sewage Spills Post-Hurricane Matthew Unknown

Northeast Florida public utilities are in the process of assessing and correcting damage to the region’s infrastructure after Hurricane Matthew.

Credit Ryan Benk / WJCT News

Downtown St. Augustine Businesses Pick Up Pieces After Record Flooding

As the First Coast continues recovering from Hurricane Matthew, business owners in downtown St. Augustine aren’t sure when things will return to normal.

Digital Content Editor Vince Kong can be reached at, 904-358-6349 or on Twitter @teamvincek