Marcie Finkelstein speaks with Todd Snider on Words & Music

Weekends on WMNF

Saturday Mornings Rooftop Music(3-6AM) is a brand new show to WMNF and brings 70s and 80s dance music courtesy of DJ Sunny Black. Moving to a new spot and bringing some wonderful music to start your Saturday morning, Music of the Isles(6-7AM) will keep delivering your Celtic music fix. Sid and Alida keep the morning… Read more »

Sam Farmer on WMNF’s Live Music Showcase

Fridays on WMNF

Here’s a look at our first new and future Fridays on WMNF. Click on the links to listen to the shows On-Demand and learn more. Friday Morning Jason Rodriguez opened Friday with a new addition to the WMNF line up The Mixtape(2-4AM), followed by the return of Renna and one of the easiest shows to… Read more »

With DeSantis set to end Federal unemployment assistance, Floridians make final push to save it

Floridians are rallying virtually and in-person to keep Gov. Ron DeSantis from ending the $300-per-week Pandemic Unemployment Assistance. Many fear they will lose the ability to survive once the assistance ends on Saturday. LISTEN: Keeping the benefits would require little to no effort from the state of Florida and wouldn’t add any financial burden. And… Read more »

Emo Night Tampa on WMNF

Thursdays on WMNF

Overnight (Wednesday – Thursday) Brian Van Fleet carried us from Wednesday into Thursday with the return of his recent addition to the WMNF line up, Loom in Essence (Midnight- 2AM). The self described mission of “paving a path to the fringe, without leaving anyone behind.” is about as good a description of WMNF’s overnight programming as… Read more »

Florida church leaders arrested for participation in Capitol Insurrection

The leaders of a Florida church were arrested for participating in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot, according to federal court documents. The founder and vice-president of Melbourne’s Global Outreach Church were arrested after a member of their congregation helped identify them. LISTEN: News of the arrests comes just one week after Congressmember and gubernatorial candidate… Read more »

Pahua on LatinX

Wednesdays on WMNF

Robin Hooper is the first new-to-wmnf DJ to host so far in our new schedule. She will be with us from 6-9AM every Wednesday morning. Robin joins us with a degree in TV and Radio Broadcasting and hosted radio and TV programs in Ohio before joining WMNF. News & Public Affairs Janet Scherberger and Shelley… Read more »

Florida law enforcement officials praised for arrest diversion programs

Florida law enforcement officials were praised Tuesday for implementing programs that offer civil citations instead of arrests for minor and non-violent offenses. Florida’s Direct Action & Research Training Center, or DART, is trying to push for local change where Tallahassee won’t act. LISTEN: More than 300 people attended the virtual summit with one goal: “Here… Read more »

Randy, Sam, and Seán discuss the 2021 program changes

Tuesdays on WMNF

Randy and Blannie launched the first Tuesday in the new schedule with three hours of great music today. Randy is our former long time Program Director and will be sticking around to host in the mornings. Blannie has been assisting Randy and is stepping up her role as a cohost starting today. You can find them… Read more »

Grant Hart

Mondays On WMNF

Our new program schedule has officially kicked into gear. We got off to a great start in the morning with Grant Hart who just switched from her over night show Grave’s Pizza Party to Monday Mornings from 6-9am.

Congress member and former Florida governor Charlie Crist

U.S. Rep. Crist calls for statewide investigation into Florida’s connection with Capitol Riot

Florida congressmember and gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist met with local leaders in St. Petersburg Friday to call for a statewide investigation into Florida’s connection with the Jan. 6 Capitol Riot in D.C. Listen: Crist stood in front of St. Petersburg’s Holocaust Museum and called on the governor to use executive action to create a bipartisan… Read more »

WMNF CELEBRATES JUNETEENTH 2021

WMNF is honoring Juneteenth this year by celebrating on and off-air! Tune in all day Saturday, June 19th for appearances on your favorite shows from WMNF’s Harrison Nash and Scott Elliott, and more. We’ll be giving voice to topics such as slavery, freedom, and justice while playing fantastic songs from Black leaders in music! Make… Read more »

Tampa Council caves to Castor, police oversight board largely unchanged

Tampa’s City Council Thursday voted to change course on the makeup of its Citizen Review Board. Councilmembers acquiesced a request from Mayor Jane Castor to give her more sway over the police oversight board. LISTEN: The move bypassed citizen calls for an independent board and could have dubious legal standing. Councilmembers changed the ordinance’s language… Read more »

Florida GOP congressional candidate says Republican opponent conspired to kill her

A Republican running for Florida’s Thirteenth Congressional District said political rivals conspired to kill her. Anna Paulina Luna obtained a temporary restraining order against William Braddock, a fellow Republican running for the same seat. LISTEN: Braddock filed to run for the seat being vacated by current Congressmember Charlie Crist on Monday. But four days before,… Read more »

Race to replace Crist in Congress grows with addition of State Rep. Michele Rayner

Democratic State Rep. Michele Rayner Monday announced she’s joining the race for Florida’s soon-to-be-vacant District 13 congressional seat. Rayner is entering a growing field to replace outgoing Congressmember Charlie Crist in a contentious district Democrats will need to win if they want to hold onto power in Washington. LISTEN: Rayner made the announcement in front… Read more »