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NWA Democrat-Gazette/JASON IVESTER ...

NWA Democrat-Gazette/JASON IVESTER Mallory Keith (left) and Molly Miller, both Bentonville High juniors, perform physical examinations in October at the Center for Health Professions Building at Northwest Arkansas Community College in Bentonville. The students are part of the high school’s Ignite Medical & Health Sciences class.

What's next in career education for Northwest Arkansas high school students?

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Berk Atikoglu

Berk Atikoglu

Startup is off to good start at Wal-Mart

Retailer’s 2014 acquisition has checkouts going mobile

Subscriber onlyBerk Atikoglu admits he didn't think of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. as a technology company when the world's largest retailer came calling nearly three years ago. Continue reading...

Big Sur Taproom ...

Big Sur Taproom and Deli owner Kurt Mayer pours a beer in Big Sur, Calif. earlier this month.

Big Sur fighting to stay afloat

California town isolated after heavy rains wreck bridge

Subscriber onlyBIG SUR, Calif. -- Almost all the hotels, restaurants and state parks cut off when a bridge on the central California coast crumbled last month remain closed, but Kurt Mayer chose to keep his deli and taproom open -- even though it's costing him. Continue reading...