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What’s Trending in Florida News? Week of May 26 – June 1

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Sachs Media Group

1 June

What news stories do Floridians really care about? And which Florida news outlets are leading the online discussion?

To answer these questions, our digital media gurus analyzed the most viral Florida news of this week — curated by reactions, comments and shares — to find out “What’s Trending in Florida News?”

While most of this week’s news stories revolved around the Parkland shooting and Florida’s gun laws, there were also some light-hearted stories that got people talking — both of which were quite hairy … literally.

Last week’s top 3 news outlets on Facebook (WFLA News Channel 8, WSVN-TV, WJXT4 The Local Station) held onto their rankings this week.

 

TOP 10 NEWS OUTLETS BY SOCIAL INTERACTIONS ON FACEBOOK

 

TOP 10 NEWS OUTLETS BY SOCIAL INTERACTIONS ON TWITTER

 

TRENDING ON FACEBOOK

 

Activists protest Publix’s donations to Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam Putnam.

 

Haunting cell phone video recorded by the Parkland school shooter is released.

 

We don’t swim in your bathtub, so please don’t shave your legs in the pool… Apparently this woman missed the memo.

 

An 8-month-old girl is mauled to death by a dog in Miramar.

TRENDING ON TWITTER

 

Publix halts its campaign donations minutes before students stage ‘die-in’ protests.

 

Our votes count! Parkland activists spur voter registration at 1,000 schools.

 

‘You’re all going to die.’ Released cell phone videos capture Nikolas Cruz  plotting the Parkland attack.

 

Puppies! A service dog gives birth to 8 puppies at a Florida airport gate.

 

Data was collected from CrowdTangle on Friday, June 1, 2018. It covers the period between Saturday, May 26, 2018 and June 1, 2018.