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LR airport: Levee fees not on radar

It says exempt as drainage district duns landowners

Subscriber onlyAn improvement district in Pulaski County that pays for a levee that protects Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport/Adams Field and nearby property from flooding is at odds with the airport over a lack of fee payments. Continue reading...

Suspects in shooting have long rap sheets

Counts in girl’s death not 1st felonies

Subscriber onlyThe two young men accused of killing a 2-year-old girl are no strangers to Little Rock police, and both have been accused of violent crimes before, court records show. Continue reading...

Week one: 270 ideas flow in to state 'box'

Comments range from pay to beer

Subscriber onlyArkansans submitted hundreds of ideas to Gov. Asa Hutchinson's virtual suggestion box in its first week, asking for changes affecting everything from beer sales to foster children. Continue reading...

Washington news in brief

Subscriber onlyReading nonprofit honors Womack Continue reading...

One genetic test transforms a life

Woman defies cancer risk

Subscriber onlyEn route to Dallas and just an hour out of Arkansas, Lesley Murphy got a call. Continue reading...

Officers packing opioid antidote

Foundation helps supply spray drug

Subscriber onlyWhen Maumelle police officers arrived at a residence on an overdose call last weekend, they found a victim on the floor of his bathroom. Continue reading...

Westerman makes night tour a Capitol experience

Subscriber onlyLate one recent night, when the hallways were nearly deserted, a large group of Arkansans wandered through the U.S. Capitol, stopping by places that are usually off-limits. Continue reading...

Forensic artist aims to identify unknowns

Subscriber onlyThe man's body was spotted off the coast of Sunset Cliffs in San Diego. It had been battered against rocks while surf and sun warped identifying features, forensic artist PJ Puterbaugh remembered. Continue reading...

Columnist Nelson joins paper staff

Subscriber onlyRex Nelson has been promoted from his weekly column contract with the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette to a full-time position as senior editor that will put his columns in print three days a week. Continue reading...

City chiefs see Rx pot facility as a good fit

Subscriber onlySome folks think it's only natural that the bohemian tourist town of Eureka Springs gets a medical marijuana dispensary. Continue reading...

Broadcast honors set for Pitcock

Subscriber onlyHIS GOLDEN MOMENT: Jim Pitcock, first a reporter and then a longtime news director with Little Rock's KATV, Channel 7, who has since retired, will soon be honored by the board of governors of the Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Continue reading...

U.S. 67 crash kills Searcy woman, 21

Subscriber onlyA 21-year-old Searcy woman died Saturday after the vehicle she was riding in went off the road and overturned, according to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police. Continue reading...

Ceremonies set in state to honor nation's fallen

Subscriber onlyVeterans and their families around the state will be honoring lost loved ones and fellow veterans with special ceremonies and picnics this Memorial Day. Continue reading...

Fort Smith police report 3 men dead

Subscriber onlyThree men were found dead Friday in what Fort Smith police believe was a homicide-suicide. Continue reading...

LR police investigate 2 more deaths

Subscriber onlyThe Little Rock Police Department is seeking the public's help to "connect the dots" and find suspects in two unrelated homicides Saturday. Continue reading...

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