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Democratic Arkansas House candidate files no reports; opponent says she sent challenger 'friendly reminder'

Subscriber onlyDemocratic nominee Kati McFarland has filed none of the required monthly campaign finance reports in her bid to unseat Rep. Jana Della Rosa, R-Rogers, according to the Arkansas Secretary of State's Office. Continue reading...

Mahony: Tax cut undercuts Social Security, Medicare

Congressional challenger hosts town meeting in Springdale

Subscriber onlyThe federal income tax cut passed earlier this year is the first blow in a one-two punch to slash social spending while giving a tax break to the rich, Democratic congressional candidate Josh Mahony said in a town meeting Thursday night in Springdale. Continue reading...

DOUG THOMPSON: See the trap, not the bait

Don Jr., along with others, was duped

Subscriber onlyThe president's son was lured into a trap. Betrayal helped get him there. Continue reading...

Counties in Arkansas push higher 911 fee for cellphones

Subscriber onlyCounty governments in Arkansas will push to at least double the 65-cent-per-month fee on cellphones for 911 emergency response service, legislators were told Thursday. Continue reading...

Womack bemoans partisan divisions

Congressman cites budget as example

Subscriber onlyThe inability of members of the two political parties to work together is the greatest threat facing the country, U.S. Rep. Steve Womack said Wednesday. Continue reading...

Womack cites partisanship as country's greatest threat

Subscriber onlyThe inability of members of the two political parties to work together is the greatest threat facing the country, 3rd District Rep. Steve Womack, R-Rogers, said Wednesday. Continue reading...

Womack cites partisanship as country's greatest threat

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- The inability of members of the two political parties to work together is the greatest threat facing the country, Rep. Steve Womack, R-Rogers, said today. Continue reading...

Barclay honored by Rotary

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- Long-time Rogers community leader and former state Rep. Dick Barclay received this year's Dick Daniel Distinguished Service Award today from the Rogers Rotary Club before a crowd of 315 people. Continue reading...

Provider to take over pact from Arkansas nonprofit that lost contract in fraud scandal

Subscriber onlySpringdale-based Ozark Guidance will take over the state contract to provide substance abuse treatment in Northwest Arkansas from a nonprofit company that lost the contract in a fraud and bribery scandal. Continue reading...

Ozark Guidance to operate Decision Point

Subscriber onlyOzark Guidance Center will take over Decision Point, which offers substance abuse counseling, from scandal-plagued Preferred Family Healthcare of Springfield, Mo., Ozark announced Monday morning. Continue reading...

Water releases at river in Arkansas helping make stressed fish cool

Subscriber onlyTrout in the White River don't use electricity, but they benefit from hydroelectric power generation at Beaver Dam. Continue reading...

Beaver Dam's generator repair triggers backup plan -- for fish

Subscriber onlyTrout in the White River don't use electricity, but they benefit from hydroelectric power generation at Beaver Dam. Continue reading...

DOUG THOMPSON: A good question and a good answer

All campaigns have value because they raise issues

Subscriber onlyGayatri Agnew of Bentonville just made a big difference in Arkansas politics before getting a single vote. Continue reading...

Expected tech center at Northwest Technical Institute will lead nation, sponsors say

Subscriber onlyA $3 million expansion of refrigeration technology at Northwest Technical Institute will make its learning program a national leader in the field, according to businesses that donated two-thirds of the cost. Continue reading...

DOUG THOMPSON: With friends like Nunes ...

Good rule, even for congressmen: First do no harm

Subscriber onlySuppose I had affair with an FBI agent's wife. Now suppose my lover's husband found out. Suppose I also ran a successful business and owned a warehouse. Continue reading...

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