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Julius and Irene Russell can take their lawn chairs and sit in the shade of their champion slippery elm tree.
AWAITED ALBUMS On Tuesday, Fast Weapons Records released Bonnie Montgomery's self-titled full-length album debut.
A new Talk Business & Politics-Hendrix College survey of 1,780 likely state voters shows Republican Asa Hutchinson with a 46-41% lead over Democrat Mike Ross in the Arkansas Governor's race.
The local homebuilding pace appears to be stabilizing among the majority of the large cities in the two-county area.
Arkansas officials asked a federal judge Wednesday to keep the state's marriage ban in place, arguing the prohibition is constitutional and serves a legitimate purpose.
"We are so excited for this season to begin," said Karen Bassett, Executive Director of Ballet Arkansas since May of this year.
The Northwest Arkansas jobless rate in June was the lowest metro rate in Arkansas, but declines continued in the size of the regional labor force and the number of employed.
LITTLE ROCK The Arkansas Supreme Court has taken up the same-sex marriage lawsuit, according to affiliate station KTHV.
The project is expected to employ 52 people. Houston-based Zilkha Biomass Energy LLC says the facility in Monticello will manufacture its Zilkha Black Pellet, the first commercially available advanced pellet in the biomass industry.
A flash flood watch goes into effect in western Arkansas on Wednesday afternoon as storms bringing heavy rainfall head toward the state.
Last year, some of the more talented Arkansas foodies took to tweaking a childhood favorite food, the humble Totino's pizza.
Governor Christie jumped to the top of the list of potential Republican presidential primary contenders in a nationwide poll released this week.
A new Talk Business & Politics-Hendrix College survey of 1,780 likely Arkansas voters shows U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Dardanelle, with a 44-42% lead over two-term incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor.
Police are looking for a man accused of murder in Oklahoma, and believe he could be in Northwest Arkansas, according to a news release from the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation.
The freshman class, the 2017 draft class, is pretty impressive and even a handful of guys who are going to junior colleges could go well in 2015.
Donna Johnson, registered nurse and clinic coordinator, said the Benton County Health Department has doubled their appointments for shows, seeing about 50 students a day.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 08:00 am
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