Sunday morning: IRS, Kochs and movies
Not much new to report this morning. If all goes well, I'm going to catch at least three movies today at the Little Rock Film Festival .
Thu May 16, 2013
Log Cabin Democrat
Local youths awarded SAU scholarships
Caroline Armstrong, of Vilonia, a senior at Vilonia High School, was awarded the University scholarship.
The Globe and Mail
Oil-fixing probe risks further muddying the waters
ROB Insight is The Globe and Mail's exclusive feature led by a team of award-winning editors and writers who provide you with in-depth analysis on breaking business news and the issues that matter most.
Faulkner County: ExxonMobil's 'Sacrifice Zone' for Tar Sands Pipelines, Fracking
There are few better examples of a " sacrifice zone " for ExxonMobil and the fossil fuel industry at-large than Faulkner County, Arkansas and the counties surrounding it.
Wed May 15, 2013
ExxonMobil Arkansas Oil Spill Poses a
After 210,000 gallons of heavy crude spilled into an Arkansas community, ExxonMobil assured residents that toxic chemicals have remained at safe levels.
Mon May 13, 2013
AR Attorney General Provides More Oil Spill Resources
Attorney General Dustin McDaniel continues to provide information and resources to the people of Arkansas related to the Mayflower oil spill, adding a toll-free hotline and releasing air-quality findings based on samples his office has collected.
Sat May 11, 2013
Log Cabin Democrat
Yesterdays May 13
Complimenting Mrs. Coy Crow, a recent bride, who was Miss Ruth Dean, Faulkner County librarian, before her marriage, a number of relatives and friends entertained Thursday afternoon with a prettily planned miscellaneous shower and party at the home of Mrs.
Thu May 09, 2013
McDaniel announces air test results in Mayflower oil spill homes
Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today announced results of air tests in 14 home s in Mayflower in the area of spill of Canadian tar sands crude from the ruptured ExxonMobil Pegasus pipeline.
Wed May 08, 2013
Alice Stewart Talks Democratic Party
It's not about guns, it's about control." Join Alice Wednesday morning from 6-8 am on 96.5 FM, her guests include: Glenn Beck on his new book "Control," Colleen Nick of the Morgan Nick Foundation on the Ohio missing person's case, Armchair Quarterback with Republican Laurie L M Lee and Democrat Tyler Clark, Delta Trust VP Dave Eckess & Melinda ... (more)
Daughter Explains why her Mother Deserved a Mommy Makeover
Kendra Wilson nominated her mother Patti Ellis for many reasons, but mostly just because she was a great mother.
Tue May 07, 2013
AG McDaniel on Mayflower Spill: Benzene Still Present in Neighborhood
Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel called an afternoon press conference Tuesday to speak about his investigation into an oil spill March 29th that rocked the town of Mayflower.
Arkansas AG: Health issues a concern after oil spill
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel says he's concerned about the public health implications of an oil spill earlier this year in Mayflower.
Thu May 02, 2013
ExxonMobil cleaning up small leak in SE Missouri
ExxonMobil officials and regulators on Thursday were investigating the cause of a small oil leak from the Pegasus pipeline in southeast Missouri - the second leak from the 850-mile pipeline in a month.
Braley supports Big Oil
Over the course of his career in the U.S. House, Braley has usually sided with Iowa families over special interests.
Wed May 01, 2013
Fresh ExxonMobil pipeline spill hits Missouri
While questions over the severity of ExxonMobil's March 29 oil spill in Mayflower, Arkansas still remain, the same pipeline has now ruptured, this time to the north, in Missouri.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Fire Dog Lake
30 Toxic Chemicals at High Levels at Mayflower Exxon Tar Sands Spill
An independent study co-published by the Faulkner County Citizens Advisory Group and Global Community Monitor reveals that, in the aftermath of ExxonMobil's Pegasus tar sands pipeline spill of over 500,000 gallons of diluted bitumen into Mayflower, AR, air quality in the area surrounding the spill has been affected by high levels of cancer-causing ... (more)
Study finds 'soup of toxic chemicals' in the air near Arkansas ExxonMobil spill site
While many questions remain following ExxonMobil's March 29 tar sands oil spill in Mayflower, Arkansas, a new independent study has revealed the existence of high levels of cancer-causing chemicals in the area.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Log Cabin Democrat
Concerned citizens gather on one-month anniversary of oil spill
Glen Hooks, senior campaign representitive with the Sierra Club, addresses the crowd gathered together one month after the Mayflower oil spill.
Institute for Southern Studies
Ad campaign puts Arkansas oil spill images before Keystone XL decision makers
An ad campaign featuring images of Exxon Mobil's Arkansas oil spill disaster is targeting the federal regulators in charge of approving the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project.
KATV Little Rock
Hundreds of chefs come to Little Rock for cooking competitions, demonstrations & seminars
Some of the top chefs in the nation are going head to head in the American Culinary Federation competitions and conference in Little Rock this week.