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NWA editorial: A time of change

New leaders put their touch on county government

Subscriber onlyIt's enormously challenging for a new mayor, county judge or president to take the reins of government and make a smooth transition into office, especially when the departing executive is a member of a different party than the incoming one. Continue reading...

Greg Harton: The good, the bad and ...

Lawmakers have varied ideas of necessary laws

Subscriber only"Even if it's a good idea but it's a bad piece of legislation, it shouldn't get out of this committee until it's a good idea and a good piece of legislation." Continue reading...

Deeper awareness

Penny miracles

Subscriber onlyArlys Winkler of Hot Springs Village believes subtle messages are clear as glass for those with the awareness to recognize them. Continue reading...

Brenda Blagg: On the road to recovery

Ozark Regional Transit regroups after blaze

Subscriber onlyPublic transportation isn't regularly on a lot of people's minds. Continue reading...

NWA LETTERS

Subscriber onlyObama hasn’t made case as ‘greatest president’ Continue reading...

Expectations for 2017

Subscriber onlyAlthough you didn't ask, I feel oddly compelled to share my expectations for 2017, realizing you likely have plenty of your own. Continue reading...

Guest writer: True sustainability

Expanding access to recycling vital in move away from landfills

Subscriber onlyRecycling is a critical component of Fayetteville's triple-bottom line approach to sustainability - environment, economy and equity. Fayetteville's current recycling program is excellent, but it must be expanded to reduce the amount of recyclable materials going to the landfill. Continue reading...

Doug Thompson: House Speaker's power too great now

Changes unnerve even some of his own party

Subscriber onlyThe second most powerful office in our state government just got much more powerful. Continue reading...

NWA editorial: Taxing in perpetuity

NW Arkansas benefits from sunsetting highway tax

Subscriber onlyThe statistic has long been a jaw-dropper: State highway officials say Arkansas has the 12th largest state-maintained highway system in the country in terms of miles of concrete and asphalt. Continue reading...

Letters to the Editor

Subscriber onlyCharter schools using public money 'uncomfortable' Continue reading...

Letters to the Editor

Subscriber onlyObama hasn't made case as 'greatest president' Continue reading...

Store personnel deserve kudos for response to wrecks

Subscriber onlyStore personnel deserve kudos for response to wrecks Continue reading...

Gary Smith: Life branches out

Change turns memories into cherished treasures

Subscriber onlyPeriodically, on the way home from work, I'll drive by a place where a tree used to be. Continue reading...

NWA editorial: Finding the path forward

Cave Springs in need of leaders, not squabblers

Subscriber onlyWas Tuesday night's City Council meeting in Cave Springs a climactic turning point for a town desperately in need of direction and unity of purpose even as people work out their disagreements? Continue reading...

Clare Hollingworth

The scoop of the awful century

Subscriber onlyThe headline the next day: 1,000 Tanks Massed on Polish Frontier; 10 Divisions Reported Ready For Swift Stroke; From Our Own Correspondent. Continue reading...

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