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  1. Anderson ready for next stepRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Arkansas Online

    As soon as Arkansas' private plane touched down at the Charlotte airport Wednesday morning, Razorbacks Coach Mike Anderson could feel the good vibes rushing back.

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  2. Arkansas committee meeting set for next weekRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Arkansas Petroleum Storage Tank Advisory Committee could consider reimbursement requests for cleanup operations in five communities at a meeting next week. Items on the agenda include reports on the financial status of the Petroleum Storage Tank Trust Fund, third-party claims against the fund and consideration of requests for reimbursements for cleanup operations involving petroleum product releases at Helena, Warren, Marked Tree, North Little Rock and Benton.

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  3. The Crowd Economy Goes Off The Scale, Lighting Fires Across The WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... eating jobs and growth in the process." Click to see the examples of states that both excel ( New York ) and lack ( Arkansas ) in crowdfunding. Click here to see the USA report. TheCrowdfundingCenter.com is the world's leading

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  4. Baptist Health sets retiree-pay choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arkansas Online

    Little Rock-based Baptist Health, which owns seven hospitals in Arkansas, has offered 4,500 former employees the choice to take a lump-sum distribution from their defined benefit pension plan or to continue to receive fixed monthly payments.

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  5. 'Guitar Masters' set 3 shows in central Arkansas, ConwayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Acoustic guitarists Peter Janson of Boston and Steve Davison of Little Rock will bring their eight-date, Mid-South 'Main Act: American Guitar Masters' tour to three central Arkansas locations this weekend:

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  6. Entertainment NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Elsewhere in entertainment and the arts: Siberian throat singers Alash Ensemble, a trio of master throat singers from Tuva, Siberia, will put on two Arkansas concerts this weekend: 7 p.m. today, Ozarka College, 1800 College Drive, Mountain View, under the auspices of the Arkansas Craft School.

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  7. the Weekend TenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    1 DARK A blind woman becomes enmeshed in a cat-and-mouse game with the con man and two ex-convicts who have invaded her Greenwich Village apartment in Frederick Knott's classic Wait Until Dark, onstage at the Arkansas Repertory Theatre, Sixth and Main streets, Little Rock.

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  8. Top College Officials See Sizable Pay RaisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    In Arkansas Business' tables, total compensation is the total cost of the position and includes base salary plus benefits provided to all full-time employees, such as Social Security match, retirement plan contributions and health and life insurance.

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  9. Mayor: Tontitown Aldermen Must Vote To Fill Vacant SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... of the vote will not impact the legal requirements for how Hinshaw's position is filled, said Don Zimmerman, Arkansas Municipal League executive director. Tontitown has a population of less than 20,000, which requires a council vote, according to ...

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  10. Power Outage Briefly Halts Courthouse VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... queued outside the front doors while several dozen walked back to their cars. Volunteers from the University of Arkansas Young Democrats handed out a form from the county clerk's office showing the hours of operation for the five other early voting ...

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  11. Bentonville Committee To Hold Tree GiveawayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... flowering dogwood, five gallon tulip tree, five gallon exclamation London planetree and five gallon willow oak. The Arkansas & Missouri Railroad resumes passenger service today after being shut down for a week following a head-on crash that sent 45 ...

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  12. Rodeo, Football, Corn Maze Fill Cornucopia Of EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... Starting at 10 a.m. both Saturday and Sunday, some young cowboys and cowgirls from across the state compete in the Arkansas High School Rodeo Association event at Parsons Stadium in Springdale. "There'll be some good athletes there," said David ...

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  13. Commentary: Rogers Residents Raise Downtown ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... that seem to be out of character with downtown. One is a tire business that moved in at the northwest corner of Arkansas and Walnut streets. What most didn't realize is that, east of Arkansas Street, the area is zoned industrial. If you look at it ...

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  14. Selected restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Cafe Prego, 5510 Kavanaugh Blvd., in Little Rock's Pulaski Heights, kept its quirky exterior and interior when it changed ownership last year. Weekly listings reflect a range of dining possibilities in central Arkansas, across a spectrum of settings and price ranges.

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  15. TRANSITIONSRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Ian Beard, "beer pusher" and one of the managing partners of Stone's Throw Brewing, East Ninth and Rock streets, says the brewpub has obtained a federal permit to produce hard cider, currently has Petit Jean Pear Cider on tap and is planning later this year to brew a cider using Arkansas black apples. "We have a farmhouse winery permit, and that allows us to make alcohol using fruit," says Beard -- whose job description includes sales, marketing, public relations and managing the tap room -- whereas the "ordinary" native brewer permit only allows making beverages out of grain.

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  16. City posthumously honors office who arrested OswaldRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    ... honored by the community. Maurice "Nick" McDonald was one of four Arkansans honored Saturday with a plaque on the Arkansas Walk of Fame on Spring Street just off Central Avenue. McDonald was the Dallas police officer who arrested Lee Harvey Oswald ...

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  17. Saint Mary's ready to stop the spread of EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Courier

    The staff and administration of Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center want Arkansas River Valley residents to be assured the hospital is prepared to treat a patient with the Ebola virus should the need arise. New procedures are in place to ensure at-risk patients are cleared of Ebola to assure patient, staff and community safety.

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  18. Sublime Transfiguration: James McNeill Whistler's Venetian OdysseyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Courier

    Distinguished University of Arkansas professor, Daniel E. Sutherland, will be giving a lecture at the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum on October 23, 2014 at 6:00 pm on our exhibition, An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy . Dr. Sutherland recently published Whistler: A Life for Art's Sake , the first biography of James McNeill Whistler in twenty years, and appeared on the PBS film documentary about Whistler, James McNeill Whistler and the Case for Beauty .

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  19. Chao speaks with college students; remains mum on Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WHAS11

    ... purchased $110,112 worth of anti-Democrat advertising on Tuesday. You will also see more major figures. Former Arkansas Governor turned television host Mike Huckabee will be in Louisville Saturday to rally support McConnell. Grimes spoke with a ...

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  20. Get out the vote efforts critical for Pryor, Ross campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The City Wire

    ... have voted in Democratic primaries in the past in an effort to secure their early votes. "The rules help here (in Arkansas) when you can do early voting. They allow a campaign with good precision to go into election day with a good expectation of ...

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