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Jails turn to private providers for inmate health care operations

Subscriber onlyPrivatized health care service in county jails has become an enticing option to many sheriffs across the state, some of whom feel outmatched by the expensive and complex responsibility of inmate health care. Continue reading...

Arkansas jails turn to private providers for health care

Inmates still come up short, attorneys say; small lockups priced out of service

Subscriber onlyPrivatized health care service in county jails has become an enticing option to many sheriffs across the state, some of whom feel outmatched by the expensive and complex responsibility of inmate health care. Continue reading...

Ethics panel clears Little Rock mayoral hopeful of wrongdoing

LR ordinance, statute differ

Subscriber onlyLittle Rock mayoral hopeful Warwick Sabin was cleared of any wrongdoing by the Arkansas Ethics Commission on Friday after a complaint filed earlier this month accused Sabin's campaign of violating a state statute. Continue reading...

Plans for hiking, biking trail from Little Rock to Hot Springs clear pivotal hurdle

Subscriber onlyPlans to construct a 65-mile hiking and biking trail between Little Rock and Hot Springs cleared a pivotal hurdle this week. Continue reading...

Partial eclipse enough for many in state

Temperatures drop, crickets awaken as onlookers enjoy rare phenomenon

Subscriber onlyThe sky became dimmer, temperatures dropped by 5 degrees, confused crickets chirped briefly and thousands of Arkansans stopped what they were doing and stared skyward Monday. Continue reading...

Alcohol-sales vote sought by 2 cities in Pulaski County

Subscriber onlyJacksonville and Sherwood are now squared away for each of their respective city councils to approve a resolution calling a special election to allow alcohol sales in a dry pocket of the urban area. Continue reading...

After 20,000 glasses recalled, Little Rock students will watch eclipse via video indoors

Subscriber onlyKenda Dearing has ordered 1,000 pairs of NASA-approved, International Organization for Standardization-compliant eclipse glasses for every student and staff member in the Searcy County School District ahead of Monday's solar eclipse. Continue reading...

Lawsuit challenges watershed’s zoning code as unconstitutional

Subscriber onlyThe Lake Maumelle Watershed Zoning Code has come under the microscope in a property rights lawsuit that has led a Wye Mountain landowner to challenge the code's constitutionality. Continue reading...

Garland County backs funding for 65-mile trail to Little Rock

Subscriber onlyDesigns for a 65-mile hiking and biking trail between Little Rock and Hot Springs moved another step forward Monday as the Garland County Quorum Court approved a funding measure. Continue reading...

Hopes high 1919 events make parks list

Subscriber onlyIn September 1919, former slave and reverend Elias Camp Morris became a peacemaker. Continue reading...

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