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  1. States talk Medicaid growthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arkansas Online

    Legislators from across the South squeezed into a small ballroom at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Little Rock on Sunday to hear how three states, including Arkansas, approached their Medicaid expansion plans.

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  2. Getting it straightRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    ... g Sunday night, according to Little Rock police. Read>> Three Arkansans were killed in a single-vehicle accident on Arkansas 38 in Woodruff County early Sunday, according to a report from the Arkansas State Police. Read>>

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  3. 3 men die in crash near Cotton PlantRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    Three Arkansans were killed in a single-vehicle accident on Arkansas 38 in Woodruff County early Sunday, according to a report from the Arkansas State Police.

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  4. Tree-killing beetle hits stateRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    An Asian beetle that is blamed for killing millions of ash trees since it was found in the United States just more than a decade ago has been found in southwestern Arkansas.

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  5. Event focuses on American Indians in agricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    ... e rates and register. The Human Rights Campaign, a national gay-equality organization, has hired a director for its Arkansas office as part of its Project One America campaign. Read>>

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  6. Camp aims to sharpen students' love of musicRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    ... properly tune instruments, stage presence and music fundamentals. Brittany Martin, a 15-year-old student at Central Arkansas Christian, relaxes when she plays the flute -- and that's not only when she's practicing an instrumental rendition of rapper ...

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  7. Arkansas man fulfills dream as rodeo contractorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Island Packet

    ... horses and bulls continuously for the last three years, in an effort to build the company up," Flaherty said. "In Arkansas, I'm running stock on 400 acres and I'm running stock on 1,000 acres across all the ranches right now." The company has ...

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  8. Travelers score 4 in 1st vs. Drillers' ace, coast to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Arkansas roughed up heralded pitching prospect Jon Gray early, then held on for a 6-2 victory over Tulsa in a Texas League North game Sunday night at Dickey-Stephens Park in North Little Rock.

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  9. NWACC Baseball Program Finding SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    NorthWest Arkansas Community College may only field a club baseball team, but over the past several years the Eagles have held their own against college quality opponents.

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  10. How We See It: Quorum Court Fails Leadership Test; Puts Off Tough Decision On Ambulance ServiceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... job they asked for when they put their names on the ballot. Alert Reader, in this case a history professor here in Arkansas, noted a considerable gap--78 years--in my regularly revised July the Fourth column, which lists memorable d... Read>>

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  11. Bella Vista To Vote On Fire TruckRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... after the purchase. Aldermen also will discuss in their first readings ordinances for the adoption of the 2012 Arkansas Fire Prevention Code; granting franchise fees to Leisure Hills Water and Old Bella Vista Property Owners Association; ...

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  12. Salvation Army, Washington County Sheriff's Office Plan Food DriveRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    The Salvation Army of Northwest Arkansas and Washington County Sheriff's Office are seeking food donations this week to replenish the Salvation Army's food pantry.

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  13. Public MeetingsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Student demand for nursing degrees far outstrips supply in Arkansas, with more than 1,100 qualified applicants denied entrance to nursing programs in the 12-month period en... Read>> The Salvation Army of Northwest Arkansas and Washington County Sheriff's Office are seeking food donations this week to replenish the Salvation Army's food pantry.

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  14. Fishing: UA Team Wins FLW EventRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    The University of Arkansas team of Jonny Schultz and Sam Horn won the FLW College Fishing Southern Conference tournament on Lake Dardanelle on Saturday with a five-bass limit weighing 19 pounds, 5 ounces.

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  15. Memphis Cops Call in Sick in New Tactic to Stop CutsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... Council further eroded its financial wherewithal by cutting property taxes to be more competitive with adjacent Arkansas and Mississippi . It threw finances into crisis, said George Little , the chief administrative officer. The city gave ...

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  16. Big River Steel's John Correnti on Government's Role in Private-Sector Projects? 'Stay Out'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... field and that is the marketplace. You don't compete in the courtroom. And I feel bad because they really attacked Arkansas air quality and Teresa Marks [chief of the state Department of Environmental Quality]. She was the point of the spear on this ...

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  17. Search In Third Day For Missing Dad and BabyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | FOX16

    ... the possibility the child is in danger, so we will treat it as necessary. Highly trained members of the FBI and Arkansas State Police are here today working with us. They're very thorough and we gave them an opportunity to do what needed to be ...

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  18. Brandon Barber Should Serve About 20 Years, Feds SayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Brandon Barber's day of reckoning approaches - he's scheduled for sentencing in Fort Smith on Aug. 13 - and federal prosecutors think the bankrupt northwest Arkansas real estate developer should spend a very, very long time in prison.

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  19. 181 People Who Have Got the PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Arkansas Business introduced "The Power List" in 2006, and after updating it annually for a few years, we decided to spread it out.

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  20. Hospitals, Medical Society At Odds Over New LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The Arkansas Medical Society and the Arkansas Hospital Association don't see eye-to-eye on new legislation that deals with physician peer reviews.

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