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  1. Multi-Cam Video | Brendan Bayliss Guests With Slightly StoopidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | JamBase

    One of the many collaborations at this year's Wakarusa saw Umphrey's McGee guitarist Brendan Bayliss sit-in with San Diego reggae-ska-rockers Slightly Stoopid . The guest spot took place on Thursday, June 5 at one of the Ozark, Arkansas festival's main stages.

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  2. Ozark folk songs' collectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | NWAonline

    ... Much of her considerable energy went into field work, conducting interviews with and recording musical performances by Ozark residents. Over almost two decades, Parler amassed a collection of 4,000 audio tapes filled with original music, interviews, ...

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  3. Lawsuit Filed Against Thunder on the Mountain Organizers by Pulaski Co. AttorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | FOX16

    The Thunder on the Mountain country music festival scheduled for June 26-28 has been cancelled. A Facebook post made by the Thunder on the Mountain officials earlier this month says the festival was cancelled due to "circumstances beyond our control": "It is with great regret that due to circumstances beyond our control, we are unable to hold Thunder on the Mountain which was due to take place June 26 - 28 near Ozark, AR.

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  4. The Show Must Go On: Musician Organizes Impromptu FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    Courtesy Photo Lance Carpenter, an Ozark, Ark., native and singer/songwriter, is putting together a three day music festival at Byrd's Adventure Center in lieu of Thunder on the Mountain canceling last week. Lance Carpenter received an email early Sunday morning, June 14, telling him that Thunder on the Mountain in Ozark, Ark., had been canceled.

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  5. Thunder On The Mountain Canceled After Partner Pulls Funding, Lawsuit StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The Thunder on the Mountain country music festival that was supposed to take place June 26 to 28 in Ozark, Arkansas was cancelled after a financial partner pulled out of the agreement, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court in Topeka, Kansas. When 5NEWS asked Pipeline Productions/Backwood Enterprises, the corporations behind Thunder on the Mountain, why the festival was cancelled, they sent this response: "Regarding Thunder on the Mountain, you are welcome to search the public federal court case out of Topeka, KS: Pipeline Productions vs. The Madison Companies online.

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  6. Thunder on the Mountain festival cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... beyond our control, we are unable to hold Thunder on the Mountain which was due to take place June 26 - 28 near Ozark, AR," officials stated. No other reason for the cancellation was offered, however, organizers did post a follow-up to say that it ...

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  7. Ozark plans vote on 1% sales levyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | NWAonline

    Voters in Ozark will go to the polls Aug. 11 to decide whether to enact a 1 percent sales tax to finance construction of an indoor community recreation complex and an emergency services building. Ordinances passed unanimously by the council on June 8 propose issuing bonds that would total up to $7 million for development of the recreation complex and up to $3 million for the emergency services building, which would house a new police station and additional fire station.

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  8. Thunder on the Mountain canelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | 4029TV.com

    In a Facebook status the concert tour wrote, "It is with great regret that due to circumstances beyond our control, we are unable to hold Thunder on the Mountain which was due to take place June 26-28 near Ozark, AR.

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  9. Thunder On The Mountain In Ozark CancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The post read, "It is with great regret that due to circumstances beyond our control, we are unable to hold Thunder on the Mountain which was due to take place June 26 - 28 near Ozark, AR.

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  10. Photos | Wakarusa Music Festival 2015 | OzarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | JamBase

    More than 170 musical acts and approximately 20,000 attendees descended upon Mulberry Mountain in Ozark, Arkansas this past weekend for the 12th annual Wakarusa Music Festival . This year's fest saw performances from the likes of Ben Harper & Innocent Criminals, Umphrey's McGee, The Roots, STS9, Big Gigantic, Young The Giant and many more.

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  11. Big Gigantic Guests With STS9 At WakarusaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | JamBase

    This year's Wakarusa is well underway at Mulberry Mountain in Ozark, Arkansas. Friday at Wakarusa saw performances from the likes of STS9, Umphrey's McGee and Big Gigantic .

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  12. Woman Taken To Hospital By Helicopter From WakarusaRead the original story

    Friday Jun 5 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A woman attending the Wakarusa music festival in Ozark had to be taken to the hospital by helicopter Friday . According to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, the woman came to the medical tent with fall-like injuries and told EMS personnel she had fallen off of some bluffs.

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  13. Ozark Population Quadruples As Wakarusa Comes To TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The small town of Ozark in Franklin County has more than quadrupled in size for the next few days as thousands pour in from all over the country, even the world, for the Wakarusa music festival on Mulberry Mountain. According to event directors, this is the seventh year they're holding the festival on the mountain and there are about 20,000 people per day spending money in the area.

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  14. Arkansas Catfish Forecast for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | California Game and Fish

    ... to the river's mouth near Yancopin. The best bets continue to be the tailwater stretches below the dams, especially of Ozark-Jeta Taylor Lock and Dam south of Ozark, the tailwater below Dardanelle Lock and Dam near Russellville, the tailwater below ...

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  15. 5 June Music Festivals To Check OutRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... plenty of lesser-known events that can be just as fun, and here are five examples: Wakarusa Dates: June 4-7 Location: Ozark, AR Tickets: $69 - $700 Headliners: Major Lazer, Thievery Corporation, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals While you wouldn't ...

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  16. Arkansas 309 Closed Due To FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Arkansas 309 was closed on Wednesday between Ozark and Paris, according to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.

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  17. Hill slide causes detours for some Wakarusa festival patronsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Fayetteville Flyer

    A hill slide in Franklin County has closed a portion of Arkansas Highway 23 and will affect travel from the north to Mulberry Mountain during the Wakarusa music festival June 4-7. Patrons must use Interstate 40 to Arkansas 23 at Ozark to access the festival site.

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  18. Important Wakarusa Travel AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | JamBase

    Those attending next weekend's Wakarusa Music Festival should take heed of a statement from the Arkansas Highway Department. Wakarusa organizers shared the statement which explains that "due to a landslide affecting the road clearance, all festival traffic will need to utilize Interstate 40 to Highway 23 at Ozark, AR to access the festival site."

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  19. Wakarusa Festival-Goers Will Have To Use Detour Following Hwy. 23 Hill SlideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... days of heavy rain. All Wakarusa traffic coming from the north will have to use Interstate 40 to get to Highway 23 at Ozark. The detour should take an additional 20-30 minutes. The north entrance at Highway 23 and Highway 16 will be closed and all ...

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  20. Phases of the Moon announces first lineup in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... Antique, and more. The second annual three-day music and arts festival is set for Oct. 16-18 on Mulberry Mountain near Ozark, Arkansas. Back for a second year, The String Cheese Incident will present its Lunar Landing Conspiracy set. Last year the ...

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